The 21st Annual Meeting

Modern Technology Use for Cardiovascular Diseases in the Elderly

Friday 21st September 2018, The Amba Hotel, London

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The BGS Cardiovascular Section invites you to submit a poster abstract on any cardiovascular topic for presentation at their 21st Annual Meeting ‘Cardiovascular Devices’ on Friday 21st September 2018.

Deadline for Poster Abstract Submission: Monday 3rd September 2018

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09:30 Coffee and Registration
10.00 Welcome and Introduction
AM Session: TBC
Title TBC
Speaker TBC
10:40 Device Therapy and Indications
Richard Schilling, Professor of Cardiology, President British Heart Rhythm Society, Commercial and Strategy
Director, St Barts Hospital Trustee/Medical director AFA and Arrhythmia Alliance
11:10 Coffee break – poster exhibition
11:30 Cardiac Devices and Pacing for the Generalist
Dr Jonathan Behar, Specialist Registrar ST7 in Cardiology (Electrophysiology & Devices), Barts Heart Centre
12:00 Palliative Session / Turning Devices Off
Dr Karen Hogg, Consultant Cardiologist, Glasgow Royal Infirmary
12:30 Lunch and poster exhibition
13:30 Introduction to the afternoon session and poster prizes announced
PM Session: TBC
Vifor Pharma – Session Title TBC
14.40 Treating Resistant Hypertension
Dr Michael Okorie, Senior Lecturer in Medicine and Medical Education, Brighton & Sussex Medical School
15:10 Thrombectomy
Speaker TBC
15:40 Session title TBC
Professor Christine Roffe, Consultant Stroke Physician, University Hospitals of North Midlands
16.00 Summary and Close of Meeting