Each year the CMA holds information days for patients and their families around the UK so they can find out more about cardiomyopathy and meet others who are affected. The speakers include top cardiomyopathy experts from leading centres, including the Heart Hospital in London. The days are designed to give families more information about the disease, latest treatments and advice about living with the condition and getting on with their lives.
Dates for 2015 are:
Saturday, February 21st, Holiday Inn, M40, Junction 4, Handy Cross, High Wycombe HP11 1TL. The speakers will include Professor Perry Elliott, from the inherited heart disease team at the Heart Hospital in London, and Dr Ed Blair, cardiomyopathy genetics consultant, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust.
Professor Elliott will be talking about the different types
of cardiomyopathy, latest treatments and research. Dr Blair will be
talking about the genetics of cardiomyopathy. See agenda. To reserve a place email Sarah Dennis at the CMA. Our poster about the day.
Saturday, April 25th, Hallmark Hotel Carlisle, Court Square, Carlisle, Cumbria CA1 1QY.
Provisional venues (dates to be confirmed) for 2015 are Cardiff, Truro, Chester, London and Leeds
For more details about these events call the CMA on 01494 791224 or email Sarah Dennis