About this event

  • Date and time Wed 15 Sep 2021 from 9:00am to 4:30pm
  • Location Online
  • Organised by Cardiology

This live stream version of the in-person meeting aims to provide an update on the latest Cardiology trials as well as offer a deep insight into the management of a complex cardiac condition that has been poorly understood. Cardiac Amyloid is under-diagnosed and under-treated, so this session will provide attendees with an understanding of how to recognise it and the new treatments available. The session will also provide an update on the rapidly growing field of Cardio-Oncology – a new branch of Cardiology that may provide Cardiology trainees new career opportunities. Designed for Cardiology trainees.

The session meets the curriculum requirements for Cardiology trainees at the ST3-7 level and will be of particular interest to trainees with an interest in Intervention, Electrophysiology, Heart Failure and Imaging. The session will be run by an experienced team of Consultant Cardiologists working across London.  

We hope you can join us in-person at the RSM for this event, tickets are available to purchase here.

This session aims to:

  • Know the latest trial data in Interventional Cardiology 
  • Know the latest trial data in heart failure 
  • Know the latest trial data in electrophysiology 
  • Describe the epidemiology of cardiac amyloid 
  • Be able to diagnose cardiac amyloid 
  • Describe the treatment of cardiac amyloid 
  • Know the cardiac complications of cancer treatment 
  • Describe the imaging techniques used to monitor cardiac status on cancer treatment 

This live stream is available for on-demand viewing. The live stream recording will be available for registered delegates up to 30 days after the live webinar broadcast via Zoom. The link will be sent 24 hours after the webinar takes place. 

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Agenda

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Welcome and introduction

Session 1

Cardiology Update

Session designed to give a clinical trials update over the last year 2020 / 2021

Interventional trials

Dr Rasha Al-Lamee

Question and answer session
Heart Failure trials

Amal Muthumala, Consultant Cardiologist

Question and answer session
Electrophysiology trials

Dr Fu Siong

Question and answer session

Lunch

Session 2

Amyloid session

ATTR and AL cardiomyopathy, true rare aetiologies of heart failure?

 

When to suspect cardiac amyloid in HF patients and how to diagnose : systemic and cardiac red flags and diagnostic pathways

Dr William Moody, Consultant Cardiologist, Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust

New therapeutic option and clinical trials

Professor Ashutosh Wechalecar

Question and answer session
Comfort break

Session 3

Cardio-Oncology talks

Imaging in cardio-oncology - the role of echocardiography and the new BSE-BCOS guidelines

Dr Rebecca Dobson

Question and answer session
Management of cardiotoxicity in breast cancer patients

Dr Daniel Chen 

Question and answer session
Arrhythmia in cancer patients

Dr Syed Ahsan 

Question and answer session
Cardiotoxicities of newer cancer therapies - the future now

Dr Arjun Ghosh 

Question and answer session
Conclusion

End of Live stream

Location

Online

Disclaimer: All views expressed in this live stream are of the speakers themselves and not of the RSM nor the speaker's organisations.

Registration for this event will close at 6:00 am on 15 September 2021. You will receive the live stream link 2 hours before the meeting. Late registrations will not be accepted.

This live stream will be available for registered delegates 30 days after on Zoom. The link will be sent 24 hours after the session takes place. 

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

 Special rates for difficult times 
The RSM wishes to offer healthcare professionals continued learning opportunities during the coronavirus pandemic. The RSM’s ​weekly COVID-19 Series ​webinars remain free of charge, while there will be small charges to register for other online education. These fees will enable the RSM to continue its programme of activities and will apply during the course of the pandemic.

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