About this event

  • Date and time Mon 23 Sep 2019 from 9:00am to 5:00pm
  • Location Chandos House
  • Organised by Cardiology

The aim of this training day is to review current best practice in assessment and management of heart failure.

Please ensure you book in advance up until 12:00pm the day before, as moving forward that future Cardiology events will be subject to a price increase should you book on arrival.


Standard pricing available until 22 September 2019.


RSM Trainee

Non - Member



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Registration, tea and coffee

Session one

Acute HF: Common aetiology, triggers and first line treatment?

Dr Elelanor Wicks, Consultant Cardiologist, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Diagnosis and first-line treatment

Dr Brian Halliday, Clinical Lecturer, Cardiology, Royal Brompton Hospital and Imperial College

Panel discussion
Tea and coffee break
Devices’ issues in the acute heart failure patients

Dr Amal Muthumala, Consultant Cardiologist, Barts Heart Centre, Barts Health NHS Trust  

Acute HF service: How to set up and run an acute HF ward

Dr Lisa Anderson, Consultant Cardiologist, St George's Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Panel discussion

Session two

Mechanical Circulatory support, LVAD, ECMO and emergency. When to refer for transplant? Indication and Contraindication

Dr. Veronica Rial-Baston, Locum Consultant in Advanced Heart Failure, Transplant and MCS, Harefield Hospital

Overview of trials in Acute HF

Dr Amitava Banerjee, Honorary Consultant Cardiologist, Barts Health NHS Foundation Trust

Panel discussion
Tea and coffee break
3 Case studies

Dr Daniel Bromage, Clinical Lecturer and Specialty Trainee, Cardiology, King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust (1 case) and

Dr Syed Gardezi, HF Specialty Trainee, Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospital  (2 cases)

Panel discussion
Close of meeting


Chandos House, 2 Queen Anne Street, London, W1G 9LQ, United Kingdom

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