Educational seminars and events

We offer seminars providing you with a chance to:

  • update your knowledge on heart and lung conditions and treatments
  • earn CPD points
  • meet face-to-face with leading consultants from Royal Brompton and Harefield hospitals
  • network with your peers.

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Upcoming events

Cardiology pathways GP Study Day

Date: Wednesday 6th November 2019

Time: 09:15 - 16:00

Venue: Harefield Hospital (Concert Hall), Hill End Road, Harefield, UB9 6JH

Royal Brompton & Harefield Hospitals Specialist Care is pleased to invite you to our GP Study Day taking place at Harefield Hospital. The event will focus on the new North West London Cardiology Pathways.

You will learn:

  • how to diagnose these conditions
  • how to identify red flags
  • how to refer to the right diagnostic tests
  • when to refer on to secondary care.

Each interactive session will include:

  • Review of the referral pathway
  • ECG interpretation skills update
  • Case-based discussion
  • Q&A

 

Agenda

09:15 - Registration, tea coffee and snacks

09:25 - Welcome - TBD

09:30 - Atrial fibrillation and palpitations - Dr Wajid Hussain and Dr Shouvik Haldar

  • Review of the referral pathway 
  • ECG interpretation by Dr Yassir Javid
  • Case-based discussion
  • Q&A

10:15 - Transient loss of consciousness - Dr Tushar Salukhe

  • Review of the referral pathway 
  • ECG interpretation by Dr Yassir Javid
  • Case-based discussion
  • Q&A

11:00 - Break

11:20 - Heart failure/Cardiomyopathy - Dr Rebecca Lane

  • Review of the referral pathway 
  • ECG interpretation by Dr Yassir Javid
  • Case-based discussion
  • Q&A

12:25 - Lunch

13:20 - Ischaemic Heart Disease - Dr Vasileios Panoulas

  • Review of the referral pathway 
  • ECG interpretation by Dr Yassir Javid
  • Case-based discussion
  • Q&A

14:10 - Hypertension - Dr Gareth Rosser

  • Review of the referral pathway 
  • ECG interpretation by Dr Yassir Javid
  • Case-based discussion
  • Q&A

14:50 - Break

15:05 - Murmurs and valve disease - Dr Shelley Rahman Haley

  • Review of the referral pathway 
  • Case-based discussion
  • Q&A

15:45 - Close of the event

 

Book your place.

Please note this programme is subject to change, the final programme with confirmed speakers will be circulated. 

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Previous events

Endurance Sports Athletes: risks, diagnosis and injury prevention

Venue: Royal College of Nursing, Council Room, 20 Cavendish Square, London, W1G 0RN

Royal Brompton & Harefield Hospitals Specialist Care in collaboration with Fortius Clinic hosted a GP event on how to diagnose and manage complications and injuries in endurance sports athletes, both at the amateur and pro level.

The evening included presentations from both Fortius Clinic and RB&HH Specialist Care consultants covering musculoskeletal, respiratory and cardiac topics including bone health in endurance sports, respiratory problems in athletes and cardiac risk in athletes. 

 

Harefield Hospital Cardiology Study Day

Venue: Harefield Hospital (Concert Hall), Hill End Road, Harefield, UB9 6JH

Royal Brompton & Harefield Hospitals Specialist Care, in collaboration with Hillingdon Masterclass, hosted a Cardiology Study Day covering the key clinical topics facing busy frontline primary care practitioners.

Attendees learned exactly what happens during Primary PCI, how to assess ECGs, manage AF, heart failure, syncope and cardiomyopathies. Speakers also discussed the management of angina, cholesterol and familial hypercholesterolemia, as well as community management of angina and the valve patient.

The talks included case studies and were followed by a panel question and answer session. Attendees received a certificate of attendance.