HEART FAILURE 2017

making a difference

One-day meeting for physicians, GPs, specialist nurses and pharmacists

Thursday 19 October 2017

The Royal College of Physicians
11 St Andrews Place, Regent's Park, London, NW1 4LE

Programme

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Supported by an unrestricted educational grant from Novartis Pharmaceuticals UK Ltd.
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Programme

9.00

Registration with coffee

9.30

Welcome and Introduction
Chair

What is the current situation?

Chairs: Professor Martin R Cowie and Professor Theresa McDonagh

9.45

National objectives: what we are trying to achieve
Dr Paul Kalra, Chair-Elect of the British Society for Heart Failure

10.05

National audit results: how well have we done?
Professor Theresa McDonagh, King’s College Hospital

10.20

The patient organisation’s perspective
Mr Nick Hartshorne-Evans, Pumping Marvellous

10.40

NICE, STPs, ACOs, AHSNs, CLAHRCs – enough with the acronyms!
Professor Martin R Cowie, Imperial College London

11.00

Panel discussion

11.30

Coffee break

What is best practice for chronic heart failure in 2017?

Chairs: Professor Martin R Cowie and Professor Ahmet Fuat

12.00

A reminder of the ESC guideline
Dr Simon Williams, Consultant Cardiologist, Manchester

12.15

An interactive case study

12.45

HF nurse: navigator par excellence?
Louise Clayton, HF nurse specialist, Leicester

1.10

Panel discussion

1.30

Lunch

What is best practice for acute heart failure?

Chair: Professor Martin R Cowie

2.15

A reminder on the ESC and NICE guidelines
Dr Klaus Witte, Consultant Cardiologist, Leeds

2.35

An interactive case study

3.05

Outreach or in-reach, or both?
Lynda Blue, HF Nurse Specialist, London

3.25

Difficult topics: HFpEF; diuretic resistance; co-morbidity
Professor Andrew Clark, Hull

4.00

Panel discussion

4.30

Summary and conclusions
Professor Martin R Cowie, London

4.50

Programme ends

Venue

From our last meeting

Video clips from
Heart Failure: innovation and implementation
02 June 2017
Royal College of General Practitioners, London

The meeting and these webcasts were funded by Bayer Healthcare. Editorial control remained with Logos Healthcare Communications.
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Past meetings

Get in touch

C/O the office of:
Professor Martin R Cowie
National Heart and Lung Institute
Dovehouse Street
London, SW3 6LY

Phone: 0207 351 8856

Email: d.dartnall@imperial.ac.uk