About this section

On behalf of the London Deanery and the London School of Specialty Medicine, the Cardiology Section provides programmes of training days for general cardiology and advanced sub-specialty training for London/Thames programme trainees.

PMETB attendance requirements

Attendance at cardiology programme training days is mandatory. Trainees are expected to attend all the training days relevant to their level of training and an absolute minimum of 70% to meet PMETB requirements.

Junior trainees (SpR 1-4 & StRs ST3-5)

Junior trainees are welcome to attend the sub-specialty training days however these will not be counted at their RITAs/ARCPs.

Senior trainees (SpRs 5-6 & ST6-ST7s)

Senior trainees are welcome to attend general cardiology training days but are not required to do so and these will not be counted at their RITAs/ARCPs.

Upcoming events

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General day 1 - Atrial fibrillation

This meeting aims to provide a broad overview of the diagnosis and management of atrial fibrillation.

  • Price £39 - £65
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole St, Marylebone, London, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom
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The failing heart in older people: New perspectives and hope

This multidisciplinary meeting will bring together geriatricians, cardiologists, nurses and allied health professionals for an overview of management and approaches to heart failure, specifically from a geriatric perspective.

  • Price £30 - £142
  • Location Chandos House, 2 Queen Anne Street, London, W1G 9LQ, United Kingdom
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Cardiac imaging day 1

This is the first day of the Cardiac Imaging Day series for Cardiology.

  • Location Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole St, Marylebone, London, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom
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General day 2

This is the second day of the General Day series for Cardiology.

  • Price £39 - £65
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole St, Marylebone, London, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom
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Prizes

Cardiology Section: President's Medal 

Prize

  • First prize: Commemoration Medal and £1,000 
  • Second prize: £500 

Submission deadline 

To be announced

Open to  

Cardiology trainees (ST3 and upwards) who have received all or part of their training in the United Kingdom. The applicant must either be currently engaged in full-time cardiovascular research or be no later than 1 year following award of a research degree by the submission deadline. 

Application guidelines

Submit a 200-word abstract on a subject which represents original research in cardiology. For applicants who have been awarded a research degree, proof of the date of award will be required. Shortlisted candidates will be invited to present their work on 20th March 2019 at the RSM.

Submission closed

Section Council members

Section meetings and conferences are usually organised by members of the Section Council, led by the Section President and often in collaboration with specialist societies.

President

Professor Nikhil Patel