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

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Sessions

08:30 - 10:00 Abbott Symposia - How Technology Advances My Outcomes Hall 7
08:30 - 10:00 Master Class EP (1) Hall 8a
08:30 - 10:00 Basic Science Primer - Bench to Bedside: scientific frontiers of electrophysiology to make you an (even) better EP Hall 8b
08:30 - 10:00 Arrhythmia Alliance - Women in arrhythmia care Hall 9
08:30 - 10:00 GUCH (1) - New technology and getting the best results for our CHD patients Hall 10
08:30 - 10:00 Arrhythmia Alliance & EHRA Symposia - Gaps of knowledge in anticoagulation in atrial fibrillation Hall 11
10:45 - 12:15 Plenary - Setting standards for British arrhythmia care Hall 11
12:30 - 13:15 Year in Review - Cardiac Implantable Electronic Devices Interactive Area - Exhibition Hall
13:30 - 15:00 Heart Logic Symposia Hall 7
13:30 - 17:15 Oral Abstracts (2) Hall 8a
13:30 - 15:00 Arrhythmia Alliance Symposia (1) Hall 8b
13:30 - 15:00 Master Class EP (2) Hall 9
13:30 - 15:00 Master Class Devices (3) - Interactive EGM Session - Remote Follow up Hall 10
13:30 - 17:15 AF Association Symposia (2) Hall 11
15:00 - 15:45 Moderated Posters (2) Poster Area - Exhibition Hall
15:45 - 17:15 GUCH (2) Hall 7
15:45 - 17:15 Biosense Webster Symposia Hall 8b
15:45 - 17:15 Arrhythmia Alliance Symposia (2) Hall 9
15:45 - 17:15 Master Class Devices (4) - The Big Debate Hall 10
17:30 - 19:00 Heart Rhythm Trainees - Tips and Tricks for Trainees: Clinical Challenges Hall 8a
13:30 - 14:50 Medtronic Symposia - How do we manage the current epidemic of AF? Hall 6
15:45 - 17:15 BMS Symposia Hall 6

Abbott Symposia - How Technology Advances My Outcomes Abbott Symposia - How Technology Advances My Outcomes - Hall 7 - 08:30 - 10:00

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Master Class EP (1) - Hall 8a - 08:30 - 10:00

Chairs Mr Ian Wright, Mr Jason Collinson London UK, Basildon UK
08:30 What every electrophysiologist should know about basic science Dr Fu Siong Ng Middlesex UK
09:00 The importance of recording techniques for interpreting Epsignals Ms Eleri Roberts Manchester UK
09:30 Current trends in 3D mapping Ms Elaine Lim London UK
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Basic Science Primer - Bench to Bedside: scientific frontiers of electrophysiology to make you an (even) better EP - Hall 8b - 08:30 - 10:00

Chairs Dr Gwilym Morris, Dr Matt Daniels Manchester UK, Manchester UK
08:30 What has basic science ever done for me, a clinician? Dr Matt Daniels Manchester UK
09:00 Why do athletes get arrhythmias, and what can we do (apart from burn them)? Dr Graham Stuart Bristol UK
09:30 Data, AI and the android electrophysiologist: Machine learning for you, your patients and your job Dr Alfonso Bueno-Orovio Oxford UK
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Arrhythmia Alliance - Women in arrhythmia care Arrhythmia Alliance - Women in arrhythmia care - Hall 9 - 08:30 - 10:00

Chairs Dr Kim Rajappan, Mrs Trudie Lobban MBE Oxford UK, Chipping Norton UK
08:30 Why I went into arrhythmia care - a Physiologist's perspective Ms Eleri Roberts Manchester UK
08:50 Why I went into arrhythmia care - an Arrhythmia Nurse perspective Mrs Angela Griffiths Oxford UK
09:10 Why I went into arrhythmia care - a Electrophysiologist's perspective Dr Sabine Ernst London UK
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09:30 Debate: Do patients really care whether they are seen by male or female healthcare professionals? - does the care provided by males differ from that delivered by females in the care of arrhythmia patients?
Male Dr Derick Todd Liverpool UK
Female Dr Sabine Ernst London UK
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GUCH (1) - New technology and getting the best results for our CHD patients - Hall 10 - 08:30 - 10:00

Chairs Dr Arthur Yue, Prof Nicholas Peters Southampton UK, London UK
08:30 New mapping systems and how I use them Dr Ashley Nisbet Bristol UK
09:00 New ablation tools – more power, more depth? Dr Neil Seller Newcastle Upon Tyne UK
09:30 Subcutaneous ICD, leadless pacing and beyond… Dr Arthur Yue Southampton UK
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Arrhythmia Alliance & EHRA Symposia - Gaps of knowledge in anticoagulation in atrial fibrillation Arrhythmia Alliance & EHRA Symposia - Gaps of knowledge in anticoagulation in atrial fibrillation - Hall 11 - 08:30 - 10:00

Chairs Dr Irina Savelieva, Prof John Camm London UK, London UK
08:30 Low risk AF patients: always anticoagulation? Dr Irina Savelieva London UK
08:50 Two hours of subclinical AF - start anticoagulation? Prof John Camm London UK
09:10 AF and PCI or ACS: dual or triple therapy? Dr Tatjana Potpara Belgrade RS
09:30 Left atrial appendage closure - alternative for OAC in high risk AF patients Dr Prapa Kanagaratnam London UK
09:50 Panel discussions/questions
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Plenary - Setting standards for British arrhythmia care - Hall 11 - 10:45 - 12:15

Chair: Dr Kim Rajappan Oxford UK
10:45 National audit of arrhythmia care
11:05 Cardiac physiology standards and addressing the gap
11:20 National commissioning and its impact on arrhythmia care
11:35 The role of A-A/AFA/STARS in UK arrhythmia care Mrs Trudie Lobban MBE Chipping Norton UK
11:55 TBC
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Year in Review - Cardiac Implantable Electronic Devices - Interactive Area - Exhibition Hall - 12:30 - 13:15

Chair: Dr Andrew Turley Middlesbrough UK
12:30 Pacemakers Dr Ashish Patwala Stoke on Trent UK
12:45 Cardiac Resynchronisation therapy Prof Francisco Leyva Birmingham UK
13:00 Implantable cardioverter defibrillators/S-ICD Dr Andrew Grace Cambridge UK
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Heart Logic Symposia Heart Logic Symposia - Hall 7 - 13:30 - 15:00

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Oral Abstracts (2) - Hall 8a - 13:30 - 17:15

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Arrhythmia Alliance Symposia (1) Arrhythmia Alliance Symposia (1) - Hall 8b - 13:30 - 15:00

Chairs Dr Elena Arbelo, Prof John Camm Barcelona ES , London UK
13:30 A-A update Mrs Trudie Lobban MBE Chipping Norton UK
13:40 The ICHOM AF Project
13:50 Choice of Outcomes Prof John Camm London UK
14:05 Patient Reported Outcomes & Quality of Life
14:20 Case Mix Dr Elena Arbelo Barcelona ES
14:35 The importance of P-wave centric recording
14:50 Questions
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Master Class EP (2) - Hall 9 - 13:30 - 15:00

Chair: Dr Kevin Leong London UK
13:30 Risk stratification of sudden death in patients with structurally normal hearts Dr Kevin Leong London UK
14:00 Ablation approaches for ventricular fibrillation Dr Matthew Wright London UK
14:30 Catheter ablation of ventricular tachycardia in patients with channelopathies Dr Sajad Hayat Doha QA
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Master Class Devices (3) - Interactive EGM Session - Remote Follow up - Hall 10 - 13:30 - 15:00

Chairs Ms Michelle Smith, Mr Stuart Allen Solihull UK, Manchester UK
Panel Ms Holly Daw, Dr Philip Moore, Ms Viki Carpenter London UK, Manchester UK, Cambridge UK
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AF Association Symposia (2) AF Association Symposia (2) - Hall 11 - 13:30 - 17:15

Chairs Dr Andrew Grace , Dr Moloy Das Cambridge UK, Newcastle Upon Tyne UK
13:30 How to get durable PVI: The role of composite lesion indices and local impedance tracking Dr Moloy Das Newcastle Upon Tyne UK
13:45 Non-pulmonary drivers of atrial fibrillation; how much do we really know? Dr Gwilym Morris Manchester UK
14:00 High Power Short Duration Ablation for AF: More effective and safer? Prof Dhiraj Gupta Liverpool UK
14:20 Preventing and managing esophageal injury following AF ablation Dr Mehul Dhinoja London UK
14:35 Podiatry's role in opportunistic AF detection Ms Monica Fisk London UK
14:50 Panel discussions/questions
15:00 Break
15:45 AF Association update
15:55 How have CABANA and CASTLE AF changed my practice? Dr Tim Betts Oxford UK
16:10 LAA Closure at the time of AF Ablation – When, how, and outcomes Dr Tom Wong London UK
16:25 Has the time come to offer AF ablation as a day case procedure? Dr Jack McCready Brighton UK
16:45 Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning & Big Data as used for AF management Dr Graeme Kirkwood Sheffield UK
17:05 Panel discussions/questions
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Moderated Posters (2) - Poster Area - Exhibition Hall - 15:00 - 15:45

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GUCH (2) - Hall 7 - 15:45 - 17:15

Chairs Dr Martin Lowe, Dr Vivienne Ezzat London UK, London UK
15:45 BiCEP – Where are we, and where do we want to go? Dr Vivienne Ezzat London UK
16:15 CHD arrhythmias – what can our European colleagues teach us? Dr Claire Martin Cambridge UK
16:45 What can BHRS do to support CHD arrhythmia services Dr Joe deBono Birmingham UK
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Biosense Webster Symposia Biosense Webster Symposia - Hall 8b - 15:45 - 17:15

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Arrhythmia Alliance Symposia (2) Arrhythmia Alliance Symposia (2) - Hall 9 - 15:45 - 17:15

Chairs Dr Rebecca Lane, Dr Zachary Whinnett Watford UK, London UK
15:45 Are we ready to start a clinical His bundle pacing service - which patients first and why? Dr Zachary Whinnett London UK
15:55 Increasing use of Subcutaneous ICDs - why not? Dr Rebecca Lane Watford UK
16:05 ICD in non-ischaemic cardiomyopathy - 'do's and 'don’ts Dr Jay Wright Liverpool UK
16:15 Debate: Pacing leads should never be abandoned - extraction for all
Pro Dr Francis Murgatroyd London UK
Con Prof Aldo Rinaldi London UK
17:00 How the Bardy device was born
17:10 Panel discussions/questions
17:15 Close - To be continued on Wednesday 9 October - 08:30-15:00, Hall 5

Master Class Devices (4) - The Big Debate - Hall 10 - 15:45 - 17:15

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Debate: HIS pacing: why bother?
15:45 Pro Dr Paul Foley Swindon UK
16:05 Con
Remote monitoring of pacemaker patients should be the gold standard
16:25 Pro
16:50 Con
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Heart Rhythm Trainees - Tips and Tricks for Trainees: Clinical Challenges - Hall 8a - 17:30 - 19:00

Chair: Dr Benedict Wiles Bournemouth UK
17:30 The pregnant patient with palpitations Dr Ashley Nisbet Bristol UK
17:50 When things go wrong: complications and complaints Dr Amir Zaidi Manchester UK
18:10 The patient with failed ICD therapy
18:30 Driving dilemmas and the DVLA Dr Kim Rajappan Oxford UK
18:50 Trainee update Dr Benedict Wiles Bournemouth UK
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Medtronic Symposia - How do we manage the current epidemic of AF? - Hall 6 - 13:30 - 14:50

Chairs Dr Kim Rajappan, Dr Mark Earley Oxford UK, London UK
13:30 The AVATAR-AF Trial Dr Prapa Kanagaratnam London UK
13:40 How can the AVATAR protocol be improved further? Dr Jack McCready Brighton UK
13:50 Ablation outside the EP Lab – time to rethink cath lab roles?
14:00 Panel discussion
AF ablation in the next 10 years
Chairs Dr Neil Hobson, Dr Prapa Kanagaratnam Hull UK, London UK
14:10 Pulmonary Vein Mapping is no longer relevant; Lesson from the AVATAR trial Dr Derick Todd Liverpool UK
14:20 Can the AVATAR protocol be extended persistent AF? Dr Muzahir Tayebjee Leeds UK
14:30 Is radiofrequency ablation still the gold standard for AF ablation Dr Andreas Kyriacou Sheffield UK
14:40 Panel discussion
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BMS Symposia - Hall 6 - 15:45 - 17:15

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