About this event

  • Date and time Thu 25 Apr 2024 from 9:15am to 4:30pm
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine
  • Organised by Cardiology

Register now for our General Day 6 on community Cardiology and President’s Prize.

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Submission deadline: Thursday 07 March 2024

Open to: Cardiology trainees who have received all or part of their training at recognised centres in the UK

Prize: 1st prize: £1000; 2nd Prize: £500

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Welcome and introduction

Dr Daniel Sado, Consultant Cardiologist, King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Dyslipidemia: what’s new and how to manage it: primary and secondary prevention

Professor Riyaz Patel, Consultant Cardiologist, Barts Health NHS Trust

Primary and secondary hypertension : diagnosis and management according to latest guidelines

Dr Ajay Gupta, Hon. Consultant, Barts Health NHS Trust

Tea and coffee break
Diabetes and cardiovascular disease: shared physiopathology and treatment

Dr Mamta Joshi, Consultant Endocrinologist, Epsom and St Helier University Hospitals NHS Trust 

Obesity: a disease and a cardiovascular risk factors

Dr Mamta Joshi

Panel discussion
Lunch break
President's Prize presentations
Dr Holly Morgan

The relative importance of ischaemia and scar in the genesis of ventricular arrhythmia in ischaemic cardiomyopathy

Dr Ahmed Dakshi

Evaluation of a clinical performance of a high sensitive troponin i point of care assay in the mersey acute coronary syndrome rule out trial (macros-2)

Dr Zakariye Ashkir

Impaired myocardial energetics in both sarcomere positive and negative hypertrophic cardiomyopathy are linked to arrhythmic risk

Dr Arunashis Sau

Artificial intelligence-enabled electrocardiography for hypertension diagnosis, prediction and risk stratification

Tea and coffee break
President's Prize presentations
Dr Daniel Harding

Circulating t-cells can identify inflammatory dilated cardiomyopathy

Dr Saadiq Moledina

Ethnicity-dependent performance of the global registry of acute coronary events risk score for prediction of non-st-segment elevation myocardial infarction in-hospital mortality: nationwide cohort study

Dr Daniel Hammersley

Arrhythmic risk stratification in non-ischaemic cardiomyopathy using cardiovascular magnetic resonance

Dr Mark Sweeney

Interleukin-11: pro-inflammatory, profibrotic and cardiotoxic - a new therapeutic target in heart failure

President's Prize awarded and closing remarks

Awarded by Dr Teresa Castiello, President of the Cardiology Section

Close of meeting


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


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