About this event

  • Date and time Wed 30 Jun 2021 from 1:00pm to 5:00pm
  • Location Online
  • Organised by Cardiology

This webinar will provide a comprehensive review on the management of pulmonary hypertension for trainees. Delegates will learn from experts based at National pulmonary hypertension centres in the UK covering a wide range of topics. 

Topics that will be addressed include the practical aspects of managing emergencies in pulmonary hypertension, expert teaching on right heart catheterisation and echocardiography, specialist insights into specific PH subtypes and much more. 

During this webinar you will:

  • Know the definition, classification and contemporary management of pulmonary hypertension
  • Be able to evaluate cardiopulmonary haemodynamics by right heart catheterization 
  • Understand the role and limitations of echocardiography in screening for pulmonary hypertension 
  • Know the common emergency presentations of patients with pulmonary hypertension 

A CPD certificate with CPD credit will be issued to those joining the webinar live as well as those who watch the recording afterwards. Certificates will be issued 7 days after the webinar to those who watch it live and after 30 days for those that watch the recording. 

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Tickets

Standard pricing available until 30 June 2021.

Member

RSM Member RSM Student RSM Trainee
£24.00 £12.00 £0.00

Non - Member

Non - Member Student Trainee
£40.00 £20.00 £0.00

Key speakers

Dr John Cannon

Consultant in PHDirector of National PH Service, Royal Papworth Hospital NHS Foundation Trust 

Dr Gerry Coghlan

Consultant Cardiologist, Director of National PH Service, Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust

Professor Konstantinos Dimopoulos

Consultant CardiologistProfessor of Practice – ACHD and PH, Royal Brompton Hospital 

Agenda

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Welcome and introduction

Dr Dan Knight, Consultant Cardiologist, Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust

PH: Definition, classification and treatment overview

Dr Rachel Davies, Consultant in PH, Hammersmith Hospital, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust

Questions and answers
Who to refer to a PH centre: a referrer’s guide

Dr Jay Suntharalingam, Consultant in PH, Royal United Hospital, Bath

Questions and answers
Echocardiography in PH: What cardiologists should know

Dr Dan Knight, Consultant Cardiologist, Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust

Questions and answers
Comfort break
PH acute presentations and emergencies: a CRASH guide for registrars

Dr Laura Price, Consultant in PH, Royal Brompton Hospital

Questions and answers
Right heart catheterisation: an expert’s guide

Dr Gerry Coghlan, Consultant Cardiologist, Director of National PH Service, Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust

Questions and answers
PH due to ACHD: how to manage common presentations

Professor Konstantinos Dimopoulos, Consultant Cardiologist, Professor of Practice – ACHD and PH, Royal Brompton Hospital

Questions and answers
CTEPH: medical, interventional and surgical treatments

Dr John Cannon, Consultant in PH, Director of National PH Service, Royal Papworth Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Questions and answers
End of the webinar

Location

Online

*Registration for this webinar will close 2 hours prior to the start time. You will receive the webinar link 2 hours before the meeting. Late registrations will not be accepted. 

Webinar recordings will be available for registered delegates up to 30 days after the live webinar, via Zoom. The link will be sent 24 hours after the webinar takes place. 

This webinar will be recorded and stored by the Royal Society of Medicine and may be distributed in future on various internet channels.