About this event

  • Date and time Wed 13 Oct 2021 from 1:00pm to 4:30pm
  • Location Online
  • Organised by Cardiology

This webinar will provide trainees with a unique opportunity to update on the latest advances in heart failure with preserved and mid-range EF, pulmonary hypertension and cardio-oncology.

Free for trainees

During this session you will:

  • Understand the role of newer drugs in these patients  
  • Understand the diagnosis and management of pulmonary hypertension from the perspective of a heart failure specialist 
  • Understand the mechanisms of heart failure in cancer patients and how to manage these patients 

This webinar is available for on-demand viewing. The webinar 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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View the programme here

Welcome and introduction
Update on classification of heart failure

Professor Martin Cowie, Consultant Cardiologist, Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Foundation Trust

Questions and answers
Update on heart failure with preserved ejection fraction

Dr Robert Bell, Honorary Cardiology Consultant and Senior Research Fellow, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Questions and answers
Update on heart failure with mildly-reduced and improved ejection fraction

Dr Brian Halliday, Specialist Registrar,  Royal Brompton Hospital and Clinical Lecturer, Imperial College’s National Heart and Lung Institute

Questions and answers
Pulmonary hypertension – diagnosis and management from a heart failure specialist’s viewpoint

Dr Bhaskar Mukherjee, Respiratory Consultant, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust

Questions and answers
Cardio-oncology – heart failure in a cancer patient

Dr John McGowan, Post-CCT Fellow in Cardio-Oncology/Imaging, Barts Heart Centre and National Trainee Representative, British Cardio-Oncology Society

Questions and answers
Concluding remarks
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 at 10:00am on 13 October 2021. You will receive the webinar link 2 hours before the meeting. Late registrations will not be accepted. 

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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