The Cardiothoracic Section’s purpose is the cultivation and promotion of cardiac, vascular and thoracic medicine and surgery and the branches of science connected with them.
This series of webinars will explore challenges in the management of acute aortic syndromes. Current debates and discussions over the extent of operation in certain acute type A aortic dissection scenarios will be addressed. Plus, join us in these webinars for a chance to assess the different management strategies side by side and to be involved in the interactive Q&A sessions after each session.
- 2 prizes of One year’s free RSM membership and a bottle of champagne will be given to the best morning and best afternoon presentations as judged by a panel of experts
All pre-clinical and clinical cardiothoracic students and trainees.
Submit a 250-word abstract on a case presentation of a patient with heart valve disease (aortic, and/or mitral and/or tricuspid). The best six submissions will be picked for presentation on the day.
- 1st prize: Medal and £1,000
- 2nd prize: £500
Open to: Cardiology trainees who have received all or part of their training at recognised centres in the UK are eligible.
For professionals with a medical, dental or veterinary qualification recognised by GMC, GDC or RCVS.
For professionals working in the healthcare sector or with an interest in healthcare issues and do not qualify for a Fellow membership.
For students studying medicine, dentistry or an undergraduate qualification in a healthcare-related subject, in the UK or overseas.