Regional Cardiac Update Meetings 2017

27 June 2017 Various

The Heart Rhythm Alliance cardiac update meetings are for all healthcare professionals involved in the management and treatment of arrhythmias. These meetings provide a platform for education, as well as sharing best practice and information on topics such as device and drug treatments, atrial fibrillation and syncope. The meetings are also an opportunity to network locally with healthcare professionals in all areas of cardiac service provision, academic institutions and professional bodies.

For 2017, the agenda covers topics such as:

  • Screening for atrial fibrillation and making it a national priority
  • Detecting and diagnosing Reflex Syncope (Vasovagal Syncope)
  • Anticoagulation therapy - where are we going?
  • Device Therapy - how to meet the challenges over the next 5-10 years
  • What do we mean by palliative and end of life care?

Click here to view the draft agenda. Please note that the agenda may vary by location. The meetings will be held in:

  • Cardiff, Tuesday 27 June
  • Liverpool, Thursday 29 June
  • Leeds, Thursday 7 September
  • Middlesbrough, Wednesday 20 September
  • Peterborough, Thursday 21 September 
  • Edinburgh, Tuesday 24 October.

Click here to view further information. The meetings are CPD accredited by the Royal College of Physicians and cost £17.50 (includes refreshments and a light lunch). To register an interest in attending, please contact becky@heartrhythmalliance.org or call 01789 867524.