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2016 GP Symposium

The 2016 GP Symposium will be held on Saturday 20th August 8.00am – 3.10 pm
Waipuna Hotel & Conference Centre, 58 Waipuna Road, Mt Wellington, Auckland.

Registrations for our 2016 Symposium have now closed. Please look out for our 2017 Symposium registrations in mid 2017
 

Workshops - 8:00 - 8:45 AM (limited to 40 places)

 

Topic

Speakers

 
Room 1 ECG Interpretation Dr Nezar Amir & Dr David Heaven  
Room 2 Hypertension Dr Colin Edwards & Dr Jim Stewart  
Room 3 Beyond Framingham, Risk Assessment Dr Niels van Pelt & Dr Ralph Stewart  
Room 4 Syncope Assoc Prof Warren Smith & Dr Boris Lowe  

  

SESSION 1

9:00 - 10:30 AM

CHAIR: DR TED CLARKE

 

Time

Topic

Speaker

 
09:00 - 09:10 am Welcome and Introduction Dr Ted Clarke  
09:10 - 09:30 am Rheumatic Fever Dr Ross Nicholson  
09:30 - 09:50 am Obesity and the Heart Dr Tim Sutton  
09:50 - 10:10 am Lifestyle intervention to prevent recurrent AF Dr David Heaven  
10:10 - 10:30 am Exercise and Heart Disease Mr Paul Nolan  
10:30 - 11:10 am MORNING TEA    
 

SESSION 2

11:10 - 12:30 PM

CHAIR: DR CARA WASYWICH

 

Time

Topic

Speaker

 
11:10 - 11:30 am Management of ACS - the first year post discharge Dr Wil Harrison  
11:30 - 11:50 am ANZACS – QI. How well do we manage post ACS? Assoc Prof Andrew Kerr  
11:50 - 12:10 pm Lifestyle issues post ACS: driving, flying, insurance Dr Ruvin Gabriel  
12:10 - 12:30 pm Statins 2016: Who? Why? How? Dr Chris Ellis  
12:30 - 1:30 pm Lunch    
 

SESSION 3

1:30 - 3:10 PM

CHAIR: DR ARTHUR COVERDALE

 

Time

Topic

Speaker

 
1:30 - 1:50 pm Heart failure – medical treatment Dr Ivor Gerber  
1:50 - 2:10 pm Heart failure – beyond the drugs Prof Rob Doughty  
2:10 - 2:30 pm Anticoagulation in AF and IHD Dr Colin Edwards  
2:30 - 2:50 pm The elderly with AF and heart failure Dr Nezar Amir  
2:50 - 3:10 pm Personalising cardiac care Assoc Prof Malcolm Legget  
 

 

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