Exeter information day

The 2018 Exeter information day will be held on Saturday 28 April at the Mercure Exeter Rougemont Hotel, Queen Street, Exeter EX4 3SP (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 – Ali Thompson, Head of Services, Cardiomyopathy UK

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

11.00  Cardiomyopathy: my experience - Tony Hampson, living with cardiomyopathy

11.20  Break

11.40  Local services - to be announced

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 – Ali Thompson

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

3.10  Comfort break

3.30  Living with cardiomyopathy: the psychological impact - Robert Hall & Tony Hampson
Supporting the supporter (for family and carers) – Ali Thompson

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 20 April.

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