About this event

  • Date and time Mon 2 Dec 2019 from 9:00am to 5:30pm
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine
  • Organised by Cardiology

This is the second day of the General Day series for Cardiology.

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


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Registration, tea and coffee
Welcome and introduction

Dr Bejal Pandya, Cardiologist in congenital heart disease, Barts Heart Centre and Dr Yaso Emmanuel, Consultant Cardiologist, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust

Background of congenital heart disease and how to clinically evaluate the patient

Dr Seamus Cullen, Consultant Cardiologist, Grown-up Congenital Heart disease (GUCH) Clinic, Barts Heart Centre, St Bartholomew’s Hospital

Emergencies in congenital heart disease

Dr Fiona Walker, Clinical lead Grown-up Congenital Heart disease and maternal cardiology service, Barts Heart Centre and University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Question and answer session
Tea and coffee break
Lifestyle considerations for congenital patients

Miss Sandra Ladkin, ACHD Clinical Nurse Specialist, Grown-Up Congenital Heart, Barts Health NHS Trust


Managing congenital heart failure

Dr Filip Zemrak, Cardiology Registrar, St. Bartholomew's Hospital

Question and answer session
Use of CT and MRI in congenital hearts

Dr Kristian Mortensen, Consultant in Cardiovascular Imaging, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust


Intervention in congenital lesions

Dr Amit Bhan, Consultant Cardiologist, Barts Health NHS Trust

Question and answer session
Closing remarks
Close of meeting


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