At Royal Brompton & Harefield Hospitals Specialist Care, our consultants regularly host educational seminars and events to share their specialist knowledge on a wide range of cardiothoracic subjects.

GPs and healthcare professionals can catch up on our recent educational talks and learn about new advances at a time that suits you. You can browse our latest podcasts and videos on this page.

If you would like to be the first to be invited to future educational seminars and events, or see the recordings, please sign up to receive email updates.


Sleep in Pandemic and Endemic COVID-19: Diagnosis and Management Strategies

Speaker: Dr Alanna Hare, Consultant physician in respiratory and sleep medicine

Focusing on patients presenting in Primary Care with anxiety and insomnia around the COVID-19 pandemic and discussions around direct sleep-related effects of the virus


Covid-19 potential implications for primary care

Speaker: Dr Sundeep Kaul, Consultant in intensive care and respiratory medicine

Focusing on patient management in Primary Care and exploring what practices will need to look for during diagnostics and how to best support patients. Discussion of the increase in certain respiratory conditions and the implications of Covid-19.


Sickle Cell Disease & the Cardio-pulmonary System: What do I need to know?

Speaker: Dr Emmanuel Ako, Consultant cardiologist

Focusing on Sickle cell disease, a common inherited blood disorder, the disease’s pathophysiology with its common complications. How to best manage these patients in primary care, when to refer and what special advice to give for the COVID-19 pandemic.


Cardiac Sarcoidosis in the Covid-19 era

Speakers: Dr John Baksi, consultant cardiologist, Dr Rajdeep Khattar, consultant cardiologist, Dr Vasileios Kouranos, consultant respiratory physician, Dr Rakesh Sharma, clinical lead for heart failure, Dr Kshama Wechalekar, consultant in nuclear medicine, Professor Athol Wells, head of the interstitial lung disease unit.  

Focusing on the challenges and implications of COVID-19 for people living with cardiac sarcoidosis

You can watch a recording of the session here

Professor Pallav Shah - COPD: Basics to advanced care
Dr Alanna Hare - Assessment of sleep disorders in primary care
Dr Wajid Hussain - ECG interpretation in primary care
Dr David Gareth Jones - Atrial fibrillation

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If you would like to be the first to be invited to future educational seminars and events, or see recordings as soon as they are available, please sign up to receive email updates