• HRC2024
  • 6 - 8 Oct 2024

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Sessions

08:30 - 17:15 STARS Symposia - Syncope and Society Hall 5
08:30 - 10:00 Oral Abstracts 2 Hall 7b
08:30 - 10:00 Paediatric Session 1 Hall 8a
08:30 - 10:00 AF Association Symposia 2 - New Guidelines for AF Management Hall 8b
08:30 - 10:00 EGM Championships Hall 11a
08:30 - 10:00 Arrhythmia Nurse Session 1 Hall 11b
10:45 - 12:15 STARS Symposia - Physiology and Mimics of Syncope Hall 5
10:45 - 12:15 Oral Abstracts 2 Hall 7b
10:45 - 12:15 Paediatric Session 2 Hall 8a
10:45 - 12:15 Inappropriate behaviour in cardiology – Signs, symptoms and action… Hall 8b
10:45 - 12:15 Cases and Traces Hall 11a
10:45 - 12:15 EP Masterclass 2 Hall 11b
10:45 - 12:15 Arrhythmia Alliance Pace4Life Hall 3, Networking Area
13:30 - 15:00 STARS Symposia - POTS and PASC (LONG COVID) Hall 5
13:30 - 15:00 Young Investigators Competition Hall 7b
13:30 - 15:00 Paediatric Session 3 Hall 8a
13:30 - 15:00 Arrhythmia Alliance Symposia 3 - Digital Health - Transforming the arrhythmia care pathway for patients Hall 8b
13:30 - 15:00 Heart Rhythm Trainees Hall 11a
13:30 - 15:00 Conduction System Pacing 2 Hall 11b
13:30 - 15:00 PCCS 1 Hall 3, Interactive Area
13:30 - 15:00 Meet the Experts - Career Development and Opportunities session - Physiologists Hall 3, Networking Area
15:45 - 17:15 STARS Symposia - Cardioneuroablation Hall 5
15:45 - 17:15 Young Investigators Competition Hall 7b
15:45 - 17:15 Paediatric Session 4 Hall 8a
15:45 - 17:15 Arrhythmia Alliance and Heart Rhythm Society Symposia - Update on Physiologic Pacing Hall 8b
15:45 - 17:15 Cardiac Physiologists Session - Leading the change Hall 11a
15:45 - 17:15 PCCS 2 Hall 3, Interactive Area
15:45 - 17:15 Meet the Experts - Career Development and Opportunities session - Physicians Hall 3, Networking Area

STARS Symposia - Syncope and Society STARS Symposia - Syncope and Society - Hall 5 - 08:30 - 17:15

Chair: Dr Frederik de Lange, Prof Richard Sutton Amsterdam, NL, Monte Carlo, MC
08:30 Syncope: driving and flying Dr Robert Sheldon Calgary, CA
08:45 Syncope in the workplace
09:00 Syncope in the community clinic
09:15 Syncope in the emergency department
09:30 Syncope and genetic arrhythmias Dr Amanda Varnava London, UK
09:45 Syncope epidemiology & natural history Dr Robert Sheldon Calgary, CA
10:00 Close

Oral Abstracts 2 - Hall 7b - 08:30 - 10:00

Chair:
Further details coming soon
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Paediatric Session 1 - Hall 8a - 08:30 - 10:00

Chair: Dr Maria Cecilia Gonzalez Corcia , Dr Vinay Bhole Montreal, CA, Birmingham, UK
08:30 Pacemaker basic principles, clinical indications, mode selection in children Dr Vinay Bhole Birmingham, UK
08:50 Paediatric pacemaker follow up challenges and solutions
09:10 Conduction system pacing in children: implantation technique and outcomes Dr Sakethram Saravu Vijayashankar Vancouver, CA
09:30 Leadless pacemakers in adults practice and their applicability to children Dr Sakethram Saravu Vijayashankar Vancouver, CA
09:50 Q&A
10:00 Close

AF Association Symposia 2 - New Guidelines for AF Management AF Association Symposia 2 - New Guidelines for AF Management - Hall 8b - 08:30 - 10:00

Chair: Prof Dipak Kotecha Birmingham, UK
08:30 The 2023 (or 2024) ACC/HRS/ ACC AF Guidelines: Recommendations for Anticoagulation
08:45 The 2023 (or 2024) ACC/HRS/ ACC AF Guidelines: Recommendations for Antiarrhythmic Drug Therapy
09:00 The 2023 (or 2024) ACC/HRS/ ACC AF Guidelines: Recommendations for Catheter Ablation
09:15 The 2024 EHRA/ HRS/ APHRS AF Ablation Consensus Document: Recommendations for the indications for AF Ablation
09:30 The 2024 EHRA/ HRS/ APHRS AF Ablation Consensus Document: Recommendations for the Techniques (surgical options)
09:45 What are the key differences?
10:00 Close

EGM Championships - Hall 11a - 08:30 - 10:00

Chair: Mr Stuart Allen Manchester, UK
Panel Mr Christopher Monkhouse, Dr Honey Thomas, Mr Paul Doherty London, UK, Northumberland, UK, Solihull, UK
10:00 Close

Arrhythmia Nurse Session 1 - Hall 11b - 08:30 - 10:00

Chair: Ms Angela Griffiths, Dr Angela Hall Oxford, UK, Jersey, UK
08:30 How to undertake research in busy arrhythmia settings
08:50 Arrhythmia Nurse Census - Results Dr Angela Hall Jersey, UK
09:10 Preventative approach to AF management Ms Beatrice Horea London, UK
09:30 Nurse led blackout clinic and the referral and outcomes of ILR patients Mr Anthony Rice Middlesbrough, UK
09:50 Final discussions
10:00 Close

STARS Symposia - Physiology and Mimics of Syncope STARS Symposia - Physiology and Mimics of Syncope - Hall 5 - 10:45 - 12:15

Chair: Prof Satish Raj Calgary, CA
10:45 Focal Dyscognitive Seizures
11:00 Myoclonus: presentations and diagnosis Dr Ineke van Rossum Leiden, NL
11:15 Ictal Syncope
11:30 Apparent syncope without hypotension Dr David Benditt Minneapolis, US
11:45 Psychological status and syncope Prof Artur Fedorowski Stockholm, SE
12:00 Vasovagal Physiology Prof Carlos Morillo Calgary, CA

Oral Abstracts 2 - Hall 7b - 10:45 - 12:15

Chair:
Further details coming soon
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Paediatric Session 2 - Hall 8a - 10:45 - 12:15

Chair: Dr Jan Till London, UK
10:45 ICD basic principles and clinical indications, mode selection in children
11:05 Leadless versus endocardial ICD implantation selection criteria and outcomes Dr Jan Till London, UK
11:25 Paediatric ICD follow up problems and solutions in congenital heart disease
11:45 Paediatric ICD programming and follow up principles in Long QT, CPVT, Brugada and beyond Dr Maria Cecilia Gonzalez Corcia Montreal, CA
12:05 Q&A
12:15 Close

Inappropriate behaviour in cardiology – Signs, symptoms and action… - Hall 8b - 10:45 - 12:15

Chair:
10:45 The extent of inappropriate behaviour in cardiology Dr Christian Camm Reading, UK
11:05 How to tackle sexism in cardiology
11:25 Building better culture in cardiology
11:45 Discussion
12:15 Close

Cases and Traces - Hall 11a - 10:45 - 12:15

Chair:
Further details coming soon
12:15 Close

EP Masterclass 2 - Hall 11b - 10:45 - 12:15

Chair: Dr Louisa Malcolme-Lawes Watford, UK
10:45 Entrainment: what is it and how is it used in diagnosis and mapping?
11:05 Fractionation: what is it and what does it mean?
11:25 VT involving the conduction system: how to spot it, how to map and ablate
11:45 How 3d mapping informs my approach to AT ablation Dr Vishal Luther Liverpool, UK
12:05 Final discussions
12:15 Close

Arrhythmia Alliance Pace4Life Arrhythmia Alliance Pace4Life - Hall 3, Networking Area - 10:45 - 12:15

Chair: Mrs Trudie Lobban Winchester, UK
10:45 Introduction Mrs Trudie Lobban Winchester, UK
10:55 Mission to Nigeria - recycling of implantable cardiac devices Dr Klaus Witte Leeds, UK
11:20 Mission to India– end of shelf-life devices and sustainability
11:45 Remanufacturing – helping cath labs reduce their environmental footprint
12:10 Call to action Mrs Trudie Lobban Winchester, UK
12:15 Close

STARS Symposia - POTS and PASC (LONG COVID) STARS Symposia - POTS and PASC (LONG COVID) - Hall 5 - 13:30 - 15:00

Chair: Prof Artur Fedorowski, Dr Lesley Kavi Stockholm, SE, Birmingham, UK
13:30 POTS PURE
13:48 POTS PLUS Prof Artur Fedorowski Stockholm, SE
14:06 PASC overview Dr Melanie Dani London, UK
14:24 PASC pathophysiology Dr Cyndya Shibao Nashville, US
14:42 PASC & POTS care delivery Prof Satish Raj Calgary, CA
15:00 Close

Young Investigators Competition - Hall 7b - 13:30 - 15:00

Chair: Dr Fu Siong Ng London, UK
Further details coming soon
15:00 Close

Paediatric Session 3 - Hall 8a - 13:30 - 15:00

Chair:
13:30 Unknown ECG tracings in paediatric emergency, interactive quiz Prof Orhan Uzun Cardiff, UK
13:50 Update on neonatal antiarrhythmic medications and effective dosing Dr Richard Ferguson Glasgow, UK
14:10 Neonatal SVT, congestive heart failure and shock: calm and collective approach
14:30 Foetal Arrhythmias and their management: What is different? Prof Orhan Uzun Cardiff, UK
14:50 Q&A
15:00 Close

Arrhythmia Alliance Symposia 3 - Digital Health - Transforming the arrhythmia care pathway for patients Arrhythmia Alliance Symposia 3 - Digital Health - Transforming the arrhythmia care pathway for patients - Hall 8b - 13:30 - 15:00

Chair: Dr Shouvik Haldar London, UK
13:30 Why is health care inequality important in arrhythmia care and can digital technology help minimise it?
13:40 Patient empowerment through the use of patient portals
13:50 Patient Portals: The Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospitals Experience Dr Wajid Hussain London, UK
14:05 The impact of wearables on heart rhythm disorders for patients and clinicians
14:20 What does the future of digital technology in arrhythmia management look like?
14:35 Q&A
15:00 Close

Heart Rhythm Trainees - Hall 11a - 13:30 - 15:00

Chair: Dr Keenan Saleh, Dr Pavidra Sivanandarajah London, UK, Birmingham, UK
13:30 How to use 3D mapping for EP procedures Dr Bode Ensam Birmingham, UK
13:50 An introduction to intracardiac echo for EP procedures
14:10 An overview of conduction system pacing Dr Ahran Arnold London, UK
14:30 Pulsed field ablation for AF: a practical guide Dr Shui Hao Chin Leicester, UK
14:50 Final discussion
15:00 Close

Conduction System Pacing 2 - Hall 11b - 13:30 - 15:00

Chair: Dr Zachary Whinnett London, UK
13:30 Conduction system pacing step by step implant
13:45 CSP in ACHD
14:00 Programming consideration in CSP
14:15 CSP and AVN ablation for AF Dr Mokhtar Ibrahim Leicester, UK
14:30 Live case Prof Marek Jastrzebski Krakow, PL
14:50 Q&A
15:00 Close

PCCS 1 - Hall 3, Interactive Area - 13:30 - 15:00

Chair: Dr Paul Ferenc Worcester, UK
13:30 Assessing palpitations in Primary Care - a guide for dummies Dr Matthew Fay Bradford, UK
14:00 Can lifestyle have an impact on AF and CVD?
14:30 POTS - what is it and how do I treat it? Mrs Helen Eftekhari Coventry, UK
15:00 Close

Meet the Experts - Career Development and Opportunities session - Physiologists - Hall 3, Networking Area - 13:30 - 15:00

Chair:
Further details coming soon
15:00 Close

STARS Symposia - Cardioneuroablation STARS Symposia - Cardioneuroablation - Hall 5 - 15:45 - 17:15

Chair: Dr Robert Sheldon, Prof Tolga Aksu Calgary, CA, Istanbul, TR
15:45 Little brain of the heart
16:03 How to do cardioneuroablation Prof Tolga Aksu Istanbul, TR
16:21 Assessing the evidence Prof Carlos Morillo Calgary, CA
16:39 Physician preferences Prof Bert Vandenberk Leuven, BE
16:57 EHRA statement
17:15 Close

Young Investigators Competition - Hall 7b - 15:45 - 17:15

Chair: Dr Fu Siong Ng London, UK
Further details coming soon
17:15 Close

Paediatric Session 4 - Hall 8a - 15:45 - 17:15

Chair: Dr Richard Ferguson Glasgow, UK
15:45 Broad complex arrhythmia in children: when to worry Dr Richard Ferguson Glasgow, UK
16:05 Heart block in childhood: investigation of their aetiologies
16:25 PAC and PVC in children: their aetiologies, evaluation, and management
16:45 Genetics of arrhythmias: guidelines on multidisciplinary and collective approach Dr Leonie Wong London, UK
17:05 Q&A
17:15 Chair:
17:15 Oral presentations: 5 presentations in 5 minutes with 5 slides
17:45 Reflections
18:00 Close

Arrhythmia Alliance and Heart Rhythm Society Symposia - Update on Physiologic Pacing Arrhythmia Alliance and Heart Rhythm Society Symposia - Update on Physiologic Pacing - Hall 8b - 15:45 - 17:15

Chair: Dr Mina Chung, Dr Zachary Whinnett Cleveland, US, London, UK
15:45 Hemodynamics of Pacing: The Future
16:00 Conduction System Pacing: Outcomes
16:15 Evolving Technology and Techniques
16:30 State of Clinical Trials Dr Zachary Whinnett London, UK
16:45 Guidelines: The HRS perspective Dr Mina Chung Cleveland, US
17:00 Q&A
17:15 Close

Cardiac Physiologists Session - Leading the change - Hall 11a - 15:45 - 17:15

Chair: Mrs Cassandra Hammond, Mrs Parisha Khan Bristol, UK, London, UK
15:45 The role of non-invasive diagnostics in CRM
16:00 Overcoming the challenges of working in a district hospital
16:15 Publishing as a first author: my journey (so far)
16:30 From clinical expert to clinical lead
16:45 Simulation training in CRM
17:00 Shared decision-making: the secret behind safe patient care
17:15 Close

PCCS 2 - Hall 3, Interactive Area - 15:45 - 17:15

Chair: Prof Derek Connolly Birmingham, UK
15:45 Heart Failure in primary care - modern management and coding pitfalls
16:15 Why is getting LDL as low as possible important? Prof Derek Connolly Birmingham, UK
16:45 Is renal function really important in CVD?
17:15 Close

Meet the Experts - Career Development and Opportunities session - Physicians - Hall 3, Networking Area - 15:45 - 17:15

Chair:
Further details coming soon
17:15 Close

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