Prize Winners – 20th Meeting

Breathlessness & Blackouts
Friday 26th January 2018

1st Prize, £150.00

Dr Amar Mistry, Glenfield Hospital, Leicester

Are the geriatric population being denied lifesaving ICD therapy?

2nd Prize, £100.00

Dr Danish Ali, University Hospital Coventry and Warwickshire, Coventry

Sacubitril/valsartan (SV) in chronic symptomatic heart failure with reduced ejection fraction; early clinical experience from a large UK tertiary centre.

Joint 3rd Prize, £50.00

Dr Catherine Mary McErlean, Queen Elizabeth University Hospital, Glasgow

Implantable loop recorders in syncope – are cardiologists and geriatricians beating as one on this?

Joint 3rd Prize, £50.00

Dr Vicky Gibson, Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

Diagnostic yield of ambulatory ECG monitoring in syncope: are we practicing efficiently?

Poster Submissions & Awards

The BGS Cardiovascular Section invites poster submissions for our meetings from trainees and SpR’s.

21st Meeting Poster Submission Deadline:  Monday 3rd September 2018

Details of our current meetings

Poster Submission Guidelines PDF

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Poster Guidelines and Instructions



  • Poster abstract submissions accepted in English only
  • Poster abstract submissions are limited to 300 words (excluding title, authors and provenance)
  • Title, authors and provenance is up to 80 words
  • Please indicate if your abstract has already been presented at other events
  • Case reports will not be accepted
  • Please avoid using over complicated tables

Selection Procedure

  • Posters abstracts will be reviewed by the BGS Cardiovascular Section Committee
  • Poster applicants whose poster abstract is accepted for inclusion as a poster board will be informed by email by Friday 7th September
  • Poster applicants are not exempt from paying the registration fee to attend the meeting


  • 1st Prize: £150.00
  • 2nd Prize: £100.00
  • 3rd Prize: £50.00

Travel bursaries will be offered to the author of each poster (one bursary per poster accepted)

Please send any Call for Poster Abstract queries to:
Nicola Razzell
07841 362 705
or send us a message via our Contact Form