About this event

  • Date and time Fri 17 Apr 2020 from 8:00am to 5:00pm
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine
  • Organised by Cardiology

Please note this event has been cancelled.

Join The Royal Society of Medicine, British Society of Echocardiography and professionals in the field of cardiovascular imaging for a meeting which will focus on novel techniques in the assessment and management of patients with cardiomyopathy. Experts will discuss ground breaking new therapeutic options and how these advances will encourage efficient detection and diagnosis of cardiomyopathy. Experts will outline how we can implement these new imaging options as soon as possible for the benefit of cardiomyopathy patients.

This meeting will prepare those working or training in the field of cardiology for the changing landscape in cardiomyopathy services, highlighting the principle role of non-invasive cardiovascular imaging. 

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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Agenda

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Registration, tea and coffee
Welcome and introduction

Mr Shaun Robinson, North West Anglia NHS Foundation Trust

Session one: Restrictive cardiomyopathy

Chairs: Dr Maria Paton and Ms Gemma Bassindale, Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

Amyloid update

Professor Ashutosh Wechalekar, Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust

Advanced echocardiography in restrictive cardiomyopathy

Dr Martin Stout, Acting Chair of Education, British Society of Echocardiography and Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust

Multimodality imaging in restrictive cardiomyopathy

Dr Rick Steeds, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust

Question and answer session
Tea and coffee break

Session two: Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

Chair: Mrs Julie Sandoval, Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

Stress echo in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

Dr Kate Gatenby, Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

Multimodality imaging in hypertrophic cardiomyopthy

Dr William Bradlow, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust

Differentiating athlete's heart from hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

Dr Dan Augustine, Royal United Hospitals Bath NHS Foundation Trust

Question and answer session
Lunch

Session three: Arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy

Chairs: Mr Shaun Robinson, North West Anglia NHS Foundation Trust and Dr Dan Augustine, Royal United Hospitals Bath NHS Foundation Trust

Advanced echo assessment of arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy

Dr Victoria Pettemerides, Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Multimodality imaging in arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy

Dr Chiara Buchiarelli-Ducci, University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust

Differentiating athlete's heart from arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy

Dr Aneil Malhotra, Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust

Question and answer session
Tea and coffee break

Session four: Interesting cases

Chairs: Mr Keith Pearce, President, British Society of Echocardiography and Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust and Dr Allan Harkness, East Suffolk and North Essex NHS Foundation Trust

Interesting cases: Multidisciplinary team discussion

Dr Camelia Demetrescu, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust, Ms Gemma Bassindale, Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, Dr Rebecca Schofield, North West Anglia NHS Foundation Trust, and Dr Guy Lloyd, Barts Health NHS Trust

Closing remarks

Mr Keith Pearce, President, British Society of Echocardiography and Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust

Close of meeting

Location

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

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