• HRC2019
  • 6 - 9 Oct 2019, The ICC, Birmingham UK

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Sessions

08:30 - 12:15 Oral Abstracts (1) Hall 7
08:30 - 17:15 Paediatric Hall 8b
08:30 - 17:15 STARS Symposia Hall 9
10:45 - 12:15 Nurses (1) Hall 8a
10:45 - 12:15 Cardiac Physiologists Meeting Hall 10
10:45 - 12:15 Cases & Traces (1) Hall 11
12:30 - 13:15 Year in review: Electrophysiology Interactive Area - Exhibition Hall
13:30 - 17:15 Young Investigators Competition - in collaboration with BSCR Hall 7
13:30 - 17:15 AF Association Symposia (1) Hall 8a
13:30 - 15:00 Master Class Devices (1) - 3rd HRC EGM Championship Hall 10
13:30 - 15:00 AICC (1) - New directions in the Cardiomyopathies Hall 11
15:00 - 15:45 Moderated Posters (1) Poster Area - Exhibition Hall
15:45 - 17:15 Master Class Devices, Part 2 - Live CRT Optimisation Hall 10
15:45 - 17:15 AICC (2) - New directions in the Cardiomyopathies Hall 11

Oral Abstracts (1) - Hall 7 - 08:30 - 12:15

Chairs
More information coming soon
12:15 Close

Paediatric - Hall 8b - 08:30 - 17:15

SESSION 1 Paediatric Brugada Syndrome & Management of Ventricular Arrhythmia
Chairs Dr John Triedman Boston US
08:30 Which diagnostic clues and investigative methods should we use in Brugada syndrome?
09:00 How to manage phenotype and gene positive Brugada syndrome in asymptomatic and symptomatic children?
09:30 Mapping and ablation principles of ventricular tachycardia in children with or without CHD Dr John Triedman Boston US
09:50 Panel discussions/questions
10:00 Break
SESSION 2 Ablation accessory pathways & AVNRT
Chairs Prof Orhan Uzun, Dr Susan Etheridge Cardiff UK, Utah US
10:45 Risk stratification of WPW Syndrome: updates following multicentre study results Dr Susan Etheridge Utah US
11:05 Left Posteroseptal Accessory Pathways Dr John Triedman Boston US
11:35 Differentiating 3 Types of Slow/Fast AVNRT
12:05 Panel discussions/questions
12:15 Lunch
SESSION 3 LQT & CPVT
Chairs Dr Jan Till, Prof Peter Schwartz London UK, Milan IT
13:30 Long QT syndrome: the long way toward precision medicine Prof Peter Schwartz Milan IT
14:00 Are we too strict in exercise, activity sport recommendations of long QT, Brugada syndrome and CPVT? What is reasonable? Dr Susan Etheridge Utah US
14:20 My long QT syndrome patient is on beta-blockers but still seems at high risk. What should I do? Prof Peter Schwartz Milan IT
14:50 Panel discussions/questions
15:00 Break
SESSION 4 Cardiomyopathy and JET Management
Chairs Prof Narayanswami Sreeram, Dr Volkan Tuzcu Cologne DE, Tampa US
15:45 Risk of sudden death in children with dilated and hypertrophic cardiomyopathy Prof Narayanswami Sreeram Cologne DE
16:05 Emerging medical and invasive treatment options for cardiomyopathies Dr Volkan Tuzcu Tampa US
16:25 Emerging medical and invasive treatment for postoperative JET Dr John Triedman Boston US
16:45 Trainee Case Presentations: 5 cases, 5 minutes, 5 slides
Chairs Prof Narayanswami Sreeram, Prof Orhan Uzun Cologne DE, Cardiff UK
17:10 Panel discussions/questions
17:15 Close

STARS Symposia STARS Symposia - Hall 9 - 08:30 - 17:15

Chairs
Session 1: POTS
08:30 POTS aetiology other than autoimmunity Prof Satish Raj Calgary CA
08:50 Current evidence for autoimmunity in POTS Prof Artur Fedorowski Lund SW
09:10 Are we making progress in POTS management?
09:30 Alternative strategies in POTS treatment
09:50 Panel discussions/questions
10:00 Break
10:45 VVS in older people
11:05 Risk stratification of syncope in the ED Dr Robert Sheldon Calgary CA
11:25 Alternative therapeutic strategies for VVS Dr Boon Lim London UK
11:45 Is there a role for ablation in VVS? Prof Richard Sutton Monte Carlo MC
12:05 Panel discussions/questions
12:15 Lunch
Chairs Dr Boon Lim, Dr Nick Gall London UK, London UK
Session 2: Syncope Units
13:30 STARS update
13:40 Syncope Units: The Tyneside Model
13:55 Syncope Units: The Hammersmith Model Dr Boon Lim London UK
14:10 Syncope Units: The Dublin Model
14:30 Why haven't Canadians embraced Syncope Units? Dr Roopinder Sandhu Alberta CA
14:50 Panel discussions/questions
15:00 Break
Session 3: Biomedical Therapies
15:45 Vasovagal Syncope: Pacing for the 1%? Dr Nick Gall London UK
16:05 Vasovagal Syncope: Pacing for All? Prof Richard Sutton Monte Carlo MC
16:25 Vasovagal Syncope: POST mortem for drugs? Dr Robert Sheldon Calgary CA
16:45 Vasovagal Syncope: Still hope for medical therapy? Prof Satish Raj Calgary CA
17:05 Panel discussions/questions
17:15 Close

Nurses (1) - Hall 8a - 10:45 - 12:15

Chairs Ms Angela Hall, Ms Shona Holding Jersey UK, Bradford UK
10:45 Advanced Practice and credentialing Ms Wendy Preston London UK
11:05 Legal issues around advanced practice Mr Mike O'Connell York UK
11:25 Syncope guidelines Ms Ciara Rice Dublin IR
11:45 Nurse led pacemaker implants Ms Kate Whittock Birmingham UK
12:05 Panel discussions/questions
12:15 Close

Cardiac Physiologists Meeting - Hall 10 - 10:45 - 12:15

Chairs Ms Eleri Roberts, Mr Jason Collinson Manchester UK, Basildon UK
10:45 A-A update
10:55 Cardiac physiology services in the primary care setting        Dr Nolan Stain London UK
11:15 GIRFT in cardiac physiology       
11:35 Setting up a 7-day cardiac physiology service    Ms Eleri Roberts Manchester UK
11:50 Social media for cardiac physiologists    
12:10 Panel discussions/questions
12:15 Close

Cases & Traces (1) - Hall 11 - 10:45 - 12:15

Chairs Dr John Paisey Southampton UK
More information coming soon
12:15 Close

Year in review: Electrophysiology - Interactive Area - Exhibition Hall - 12:30 - 13:15

Chair: Dr Andrew Turley Middlesbrough UK
12:30 Ventricular Arrhythmias Dr Prapa Kanagaratnam London UK
12:45 Atrial Fibrillation Dr Derick Todd Liverpool UK
13:00 Syncope
13:15 Close

Young Investigators Competition - in collaboration with BSCR - Hall 7 - 13:30 - 17:15

Chairs
More information coming soon
17:15 Close

AF Association Symposia (1) AF Association Symposia (1) - Hall 8a - 13:30 - 17:15

Chairs Prof Gregory Lip, Dr Tatjana Potpara Liverpool UK, Belgrade RS
Session 1: Management of Atrial Fibrillation: Easy as ABC
13:30 A holistic and integrated approach to AF management: Easy as ABC Prof Gregory Lip Liverpool UK
13:50 A: Avoid stroke with Anticoagulation
14:10 B: Better symptom management, with rate or rhythm control
14:30 C: Cardiovascular risk factor and comorbidity management, including lifestyle changes Dr Tatjana Potpara Belgrade RS
14:50 Panel discussions/questions
15:00 Break
Session 2: AF and Heart Failure: current controversies
Chairs Prof Martin Cowie, Dr Wyn Davies London UK, London UK
15:45 Ablation after CASTLE-AF and CABANA: are we any the wiser? Dr Wyn Davies London UK
16:05 Are beta-blockers of benefit in patients with AF and HF?
16:25 Does CRT work in patients with AF? Dr Derek Connelly Glasgow UK
16:45 And do we even anticoagulate appropriately? Prof Martin Cowie London UK
17:05 Panel discussions/questions
17:15 Close

Master Class Devices (1) - 3rd HRC EGM Championship - Hall 10 - 13:30 - 15:00

Chairs Mr Paul Doherty, Mr Stuart Allen Solihull UK, Manchester UK
Panel Ms Lucy Broadhurst, Dr Philip Moore Rotherham UK, Manchester UK
15:00 Close

AICC (1) - New directions in the Cardiomyopathies - Hall 11 - 13:30 - 15:00

Chairs Dr Sam Mohiddin London UK
13:30 A novel approach to septal reduction therapy in HCM Dr Rob Cooper Liverpool UK
13:50 A rediscovered role for pacing in HOCM Dr Sam Mohiddin London UK
14:10 A new phenotype of familial marked ST depression and cardiomyopathy Prof Hugh Watkins Oxford UK
14:30 New taskforce criteria for managing ARVC
14:50 Q&A's
15:00 Close

Moderated Posters (1) - Poster Area - Exhibition Hall - 15:00 - 15:45

Chairs
More information coming soon
15:45 Close

Master Class Devices, Part 2 - Live CRT Optimisation - Hall 10 - 15:45 - 17:15

Chairs Dr Philip Moore Manchester UK
Panel Ms Cristiana Monteiro, Dr William Foster Oxford UK, Worcester UK
17:15 Close

AICC (2) - New directions in the Cardiomyopathies - Hall 11 - 15:45 - 17:15

Chairs Prof Elijah Behr, Dr Josselin Duchateau London UK, Bordeaux FR
15:45 An update on the phenotype of arrhythmogenic bileaflet MVP
16:05 Return to play in athletes with channelopathies Dr Amanda Varnava London UK
16:25 A novel mechanistic classification for VF in structurally normal hearts Dr Josselin Duchateau Bordeaux FR
16:45 An update on the international CPVT registry Dr Jan Till London UK
17:05 Q&A's
17:15 Close

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