About this event

  • Date and time Tue 5 Mar 2019 from 9:00am to 5:00pm
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine
  • Organised by Cardiology

Join us as we provide a comprehensive overview of treating adults with congenital heart disease.

Experienced speakers including Professor Vivek Muthurangu, Director, University College London Centre for Cardiac Imaging and Dr Shay Cullen, Consultant Cardiologist, Barts Heart Centre will join us as we look at cardiac physiology, echocardiographical assessment of shunts, and fontan circulation amongst other topics. 

You can view the entire programme below.

Agenda

ACHD Training Day 05 March 2019

Registration, tea and coffee
Cardiac physiology – back to basic principles

Professor Vivek Muthurangu, Director, University College London Centre for Cardiac Imaging

Echocardiographical assessment of shunts

Dr Kate von Klemperer, Consultant Cardiologist, Barts Heart Centre

Physiological changes in pregnancy

Dr Kate von Klemperer, Consultant Cardiologist, Barts Heart Centre

Tea and coffee break
Physiology of the fontan circulation

Dr Shay Cullen, Consultant Cardiologist, Barts Heart Centre

When the Fontan circulation fails

Dr David Crossland, Consultant Cardiologist, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle

Lunch
Anaesthetic considerations in congenital heart disease

Dr Matthew Barnard, Consultant Anaesthetist, Barts Heart Centre

Cardiopulmonary exercise testing in congenital heart disease

Dr Luke Howard, Consultant Pulmonologist, Hammersmith Hospital and Barts Heart Centre

Physiology in Tetralogy of Fallot

Dr Yaso Emmanuel, Consultant Cardiologist, St Thomas’s Hospital

Closing remarks and close of meeting

Location

Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole St, Marylebone, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom

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