About this event

  • Date and time Wed 18 Mar 2020 from 9:00am to 4:30pm
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine
  • Organised by Cardiology

*Please note: This event has now been cancelled. We apologise for any inconvenience this may have caused

This is the fifth 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.

We would like to thank our exhibitors:

Bayer and Takeda           

Please note that none of the companies listed have had any influence or involvement over the agenda, content or organisation of this meeting.


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Registration, tea and coffee

Mr Joel Rose, Chief Executive, Cardiomyopathy UK

Approach to a patient with ICC

Dr Sam Mohiddin, Consultant Cardiologist, Barts Hospital 

Introduction to genetics

Dr Paz Tayal, Clinical Lecturer, Imperial College London and Cardiology Registrar

Sequencing: Generating the data

Mr Matt Edwards, Deputy Head: Clinical Genetics & Genomics Laboratory Royal Brompton Hospital and Honorary Teaching Fellow, Imperial College London

Discussion: Clinical approaches to a patient with ICC

Dr Paz Tayal/Dr Eleanor Wicks/Dr Sam Mohiddin/guest

Tea and coffee break
Sequencing: Reading and making sense of genetic data

Dr James Ware, Reader in Genomic Medicine, Imperial College London and Honorary Consultant Cardiologist, Royal Brompton Hospital 

Genetic screening and testing: What a cardiologist needs to know

Ms Ellie Quinn, Genetic Counsellor, Barts Hospital 

ICC: Vascular - Aortopathies

Dr Kate Von Klemperer, Consultant Cardiologist, Barts Hospital 

Discussion: Genetics in the clinic

Dr Paz Tayal/Dr Eleanor Wicks/Dr Sam Mohiddin/guest

ICC: Cardiomyopathies

Professor Perry Elliott, Clinical Lead, Inherited Cardiovascular Disease Unit, Barts Hospital 

ICC: Channelopathies and sudden cardiac death

Dr Rachel Bastianen, Consultant Cardiologist, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust

Discussion: Risk stratification of a patient with ICC

Dr Paz Tayal/Dr Eleanor Wicks/Dr Sam Mohiddin/guest

Tea and coffee break
Syndromic disorders and congenital heart disease

Dr Julia Thomson, Consultant Paediatrician, Homerton Hospital 

Complex disorders and polygenic inheritance

Dr Riyaz Patel, Senior Research Fellow University College London and Honorary Consultant Cardiologist 

Discussion:ICC training

Dr Sam Mohiddin and Dr Riyaz Patel

Questions and close of meeting


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