Brighton information day

The 2018 Brighton information day will be held on Saturday 23 June at The Old Ship Hotel
Kings Road, Brighton BN1 1NR (opens new window).

The information day is £5 to attend, which will include refreshments and a sandwich lunch.

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Draft programme

(Please note that this is a draft programme and may change)
9.30  Registration with refreshments

10.00  Welcome and introduction to the day – Rona Eade, Information Manager,  Cardiomyopathy UK

10.10 Types of cardiomyopathy - a brief overview of different types, and their diagnosis  – Robert Hall, Cardiomyopathy Support Nurse, Cardiomyopathy UK

11.00 Cardiomyopathy: my experience - to be announced

11.20 Break

11.40 Local support group - Lucy Symonds, Support group leader

12.00 Treatment session - an overview of treatment options for cardiomyopathy –  Robert Hall

1.00 Sandwich lunch

2.00 Life insurance for people with cardiomyopathy - Bill Bartholomew, Independent  financial adviser

2.05 How Cardiomyopathy UK can help you – Rona Eade

2.15 Lifestyle issues: leisure, employment, drinking, exercise – Robert Hall

3.10 Comfort break

3.30 Living with cardiomyopathy: the psychological impact - Robert Hall
Supporting the supporter (for family and carers) – Rona Eade  

4.30 End 

Our programme aims to be informal and interactive, so please bring your questions with you!

Online booking closes at 12 noon on Friday 15 June.

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