National Clinical Conference 2017

Our national clinical conference 2017 was held on Friday 22 September 2017

Agenda

9.30  Welcome and Introduction - Alison Fielding, Chair, Cardiomyopathy UK

Keynote sessions
9.45 The Carolyn Biro lecture: the implications of NHS strategy for personalised medicine for UK cardiology - Professor Huon Gray, NHS England National Clinical Director for Heart Disease
10.15 Changing the cardiology paradigm - Professor Perry Elliott, Chair of Cardiovascular Medicine, University College London & President of Cardiomyopathy UK

10.45  Break


From guidelines to personalised diagnosis and treatment
11.00  Heart failure with reduced ejection fraction (HFrEF) - Dr Gerry Carr-White, Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital, London & Vice President of Cardiomyopathy UK
11.30  Heart failure with preserved ejection fraction (HFpEF) - Dr William Bradlow, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust
12.00  Developing new pathways for myocarditis - Dr Saidi Mohiddin, Barts Heart Centre, London
12.30  Arrhythmia guidelines and rare disease - Dr Rui Providência, Barts Health NHS Trust , London

1.00  Lunch

On-going support for people with cardiomyopathy
2.00  Different long-term needs - Tootie (Teofila) Bueser, NIHR/HEE Clinical Doctoral Research Fellow, Cardiac Genetics Nurse, King’s College London, King’s College Hospital and Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital, London

Case studies
2.30  Making differential diagnosis in practice - all speakers
3.15  Break
3.45  Case studies continued - all speakers

4.30  Summary
4.45  Close