SCCT London 2018

Date

Tuesday 30 January 2018
to Wednesday 31 January 2018

2 day

Venue Royal Society of Medicine
1 Wimpole Street
LONDON
W1G 0AE
Organised by

RSM Professionals, Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography

Accreditation

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about this event

This two day conference with the leading international clinicians in cardiovascular computed tomography will present the latest research in the field to provide you with an insight into its future and how this can improve the outcome for patients. 

Linked events

Either side of this two day conference there will be a CT academy led by two experts in the field.  

Coronary artery disease CT academy: Monday 29 January 2018

Led by Dr Stephan Achenbach, Chairman, Department of Cardiology, University of Erlangen, Germany.  Please note this academy day is now fully booked


Structural heart disease CT academy: Thursday 1 February 2018

Led by Dr Jonathon Leipsic, Past President (President, 2015-16), Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography.  Please note this academy day is now fully booked


Keynote speakers

Dr Jim Min, Professor of Radiology and Medicine, Weill Cornell Medicine, New York Presbyterian

Dr David Newby, Director, Edinburgh Clinical Research Facility, University of Edinburgh

Dr Todd Villines, President (2017-18), Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography

Dr Leslee Shaw, Immediate Past President (President, 2016-17), Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography

Dr Pàl Maurovich-Horvat, Assistant Professor of Cardiology, Heart and Vascular Center, Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary

Dr Jeroen Bax, Leiden University Medical Centre, The Netherlands

 

Objectives

  • To understand best practice in CT for the assessment of a variety of heart conditions
  • To be aware of current research applications of cardiovascular CT that may impact on future clinical assessment 
  • To be able to analyse whether cardiovascular CT is the most appropriate test to investigate pathology and communicate strengths and weaknesses compared with alternative imaging modalities

 

Downloads

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Price*

SCCT members: £199**

BSCCT members: £199**

SCMR members: £280**

Non members: £299

A limited number of one day rates are available, please call Gemma Lamb on 020 7290 3946 for more information. 

*Price includes tea, coffee, lunch and a drinks reception.  Following registration you will be contacted appropriately with; your booking confirmation, feedback survey and attendance certificate.  For full details of the RSM privacy policy, click here 

** Please note that if you register for the membership rates and are later found not to be a member you will be contacted to make the additional payment.  

accreditation

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography (SCCT) and the Royal Society of Medicine (RSM). The Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation

The Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography designates this live activity for a maximum 8.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.™

Note: CME Credit is preliminary and may increase or decrease incrementally as the program schedule evolves.

Who should attend? 

Clinicians of all grades within cardiology, radiology and emergency medicine including radiographers, cardiologists, radiologists, emergency medicine practitioners and trainees.  

*The programme and speaker line up will be updated regularly

agenda

Tuesday 30 January 2018

7.30 am

Registration, tea and coffee

9.00 am

Welcome to London

SCCT London 2018 Programme Committee

INAUGURAL SESSION

9.15 am

Top 10 papers since Washington DC

Dr Stephan Achenbach, University of Erlangen, Germany

9.40 am

Evolving long term prognostic data from CCTA

Dr Jim Min, Weill Cornell Medicine, New York Presbyterian, New York, USA

10.05 am

Insights from CT and PET - cardiovascular imaging for the future

Dr David Newby, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK

10.30 am

Question and answer session

10.35 am

Tea and coffee break

An opportunity to view posters

STRUCTURAL AND CONGENITAL HEART DISEASE IN 2018

11.00 am

Congenital heart disease imaging

Dr Kelly Han, Minneapolis Heart Institute, Minnesota, USA

11.20 am

Aortic imaging

Dr James Shambrook, University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust, Southampton, UK

11.40 am

Valvular disease imaging

Dr Suhny Abbara, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA

12.00 pm

CT for transcatheter intervention (valve and LAA)

Dr Jonathon Leipsic, Past President, SCCT, Vancouver, Canada

12.20 pm

Question and answer session

12.30 pm

Lunch

An opportunity to view posters

MASTER DEBATES

1.30 pm

FFRCT will make ischemia testing obsolete

For: Dr Gianluca Pontone, University of Milan, Italy

Against: Dr Paul Knaapen, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

1.50 pm

CTA should be the first line test across all risk profiles

For: Dr Michelle Williams, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK

Against: Dr Richard Underwood, Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK

2.10 pm

Plaque is more important than physiology

For: Dr Daniele Andreini, Milan, Italy

Against: Dr Dan Berman, Los Angeles, California, USA

2.30 pm

CTP is superior to MR perfusion

For: Speaker to be confirmed

Against: Dr Stephen Harden, University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust, Southampton UK

2.50 pm

Question and answer session

3.10 pm

Tea and coffee break

Moderated poster session

PATIENT CENTRED IMAGING

4.00 pm

Update on the NICE stable ischaemic heart disease guidelines

Dr Carl Roobottom, Plymouth University Peninsular Schools of Medicine and Dentistry and Derriford Hospital, Plymouth, UK

4.20 pm

Vulnerable plaque to vulnerable patient

Dr Pál Maurovich-Horvat, Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary

4.40 pm

Patient centered value based imaging

Dr Ron Blankstein, Boston, Massachusetts, USA

5.00 pm

Question and answer session

5.05 pm

Day 1 closing comments

Dr Ed Nicol, Chair, SCCT Education Committee and Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK

DRINKS RECEPTION

5.15 pm

All delegates welcome

Wednesday 31 January 2018

7.30 am

Registration, tea and coffee

8.55 am

Introduction

Dr Giles Roditi, President BSCCT, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, UK and Dr Todd Villines, President, SCCT, Walter Reed Medical Center, Bethesda, Maryland, USA

NEW APPLICATIONS

9.00 am

Modern dose reduction strategies

Dr Joerg Hausleiter, German Heart Centre, Munich, Germany

9.25 am

Challenging valve disease with CT - infective endocarditis/HALT

Dr Gudren Feuchtner, Innsbruck, Austria

9.50 am

How to perform TAVR/TMVI in 2018

Dr Philipp Blanke, Providence Health Care, Vancouver, Canada

10.15 am

Small footprint CT - disrupting traditional care pathways

Dr Ronen Rubinshtein, Lady Davis Carmel Medical Center, Haifa, Israel

10.40 am

Question and answer session

10.45 am

Tea and coffee break

An opportunity to view posters

SCCT MEETS EACVI - MULTI MODALITY IMAGING

11.00 am

Evolving PET/CT applications

Dr Mark Dweck, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK

11.25 am

Multi modality imaging for the cardiac patient

Dr Jeroen Bax, Leiden University Medical Centre, The Netherlands

11.50 am

Echo/CT/MRI for valvular assessment

Dr Victoria Delgado, Leiden University Medical Centre, The Netherlands

12.15 pm

CT and MRI for cardiomyopathy assessment

Dr Oliver Gaemperli, University Heart Centre Zurich, Switzerland

12.40 pm

Question and answer session

12.45 pm

Lunch

NEW TECHNOLOGIES

1.45 pm

Perfusion/viability

Dr Francesca Pugliese, Barts Health NHS Trust, London, UK

2.10 pm

FFR CT

Dr Tim Fairbairn, Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital, Liverpool, UK

2.35 pm

Computational flow and shear stress from CTCA

Dr Jim Min, Weill Cornell Medicine, New York Presbyterian, New York, USA

3.05 pm

Bio-engineering solutions for structural heart disease

Dr Ronak Rajani, Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK

3.30 pm

Question and answer session

3.35 pm

Tea and coffee break

FAREWELL SESSION

4.00 pm

What is next for cardiovascular CT?

Dr Todd Villines, President, SCCT, Walter Reed Medical Center, Bethesda, Maryland, USA

4.25 pm

Top 10 clinical applications

Dr Stephan Achenbach, University of Erlangen, Germany

4.40 pm

Building science - what trials are missing

Dr Leslee Shaw, Immediate Past President, SCCT and Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA

5.00 pm

Day 2 closing comments

Dr Ed Nicol, Chair, SCCT Education Committee and Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK

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Need accommodation?

We have secured reduced rates at the Crowne Plaza Kensington for attendees.  Contact the hotel’s reservation team on +44 (0) 207 341 2340 and quote RSM.  Nightly rates start from £169 bed and breakfast.  Located 25 minutes from the RSM away using London Underground services.

Academy day information

As part of the conference there is the opportunity to attend an academy day either side of the conference.  The academies will be taking place at the Crowne Plaza Kensington.  Further information can be found on the links below.  

 

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