About this event

  • Date and time Fri 27 May 2022 from 9:00am to 3:30pm
  • Location Online
  • Organised by Cardiology

This meeting will look at patients with valvular heart disease and the prevention and management of endocarditis. It will provide an understanding of the assessment and management of heart valve emergencies.

Aims for this webinar include: 

  • To develop an understanding of the assessment and management of heart valve emergencies 
  • To appreciate the echocardiographic features of endocarditis 
  • To be able to assess and manage valvular heart disease in pregnancy 

This webinar is available for on-demand viewing. The webinar recording will be available for registered delegates up to 60 days after the live webinar broadcast via Zoom. The link will be sent 24 hours after the webinar takes place. 

This activity has been supported by Boston Scientific and Medtronic in the form of educational grants.

Please note that the company(s) listed above have had no input into the arrangement or educational content of this activity.

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Welcome and introduction

Dr Sveeta Badiani, Consultant Cardiologist, Barts Health NHS Trust

Session 1

Decompensated aortic stenosis

Dr Simon Kennon, General and Interventional Consultant Cardiologist, The Kings Oak Hospital

Prosthetic valve thrombosis: Diagnosis, prevention and management

Dr Sanjeev Bhattacharyya, Consultant Cardiologist, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and St Bartholomew's Hospital 

Questions and answers
Comfort break
Acute aortic regurgitation

Professor John Chambers, Consultant Cardiologist, Professor of Clinical Cardiology, Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Early role of surgery in endocarditis: The role of echo

Dr Chris Primus, Specialist Registrar in Cardiology, St Bartholomew's Hospital

Pregnancy and valvular heart disease

Dr Kate von Klemperer, Consultant Cardiologist, St Bartholomew's Hospital

Questions and answers
Lunch break

Session 2

Aortic stenosis and amyloid

Dr Paul Scully, Cardiothoracic Department, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust

Radiation induced valvular heart disease

Dr Guy Lloyd, Consultant Cardiologist, St Bartholomew's Hospital

Controversies in the management of secondary mitral regurgitation

Dr Madelina Garbi, Consultant Cardiologist, Royal Papworth Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Panel discussion
Close of meeting



Disclaimer: All views expressed in this webinar are of the speakers themselves and not of the RSM.

Registration for this webinar will close on 27 May 2022 at 7:00am. You will receive the webinar link 1 hour before the meeting. Late registrations will not be accepted. 

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