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GP Symposium 2018

GP Symposium Programme - Saturday August 11thth 2018

Waipuna Conference Centre, Mt Wellington

“ABC of Cardiology”

 

WORKSHOPS – Session 1       07.45 – 08.15 am            (each limited to 50 places)

Syncope                                                                                Dr David Heaven, Dr Boris Lowe

Primary Prevention in Cardiology                                         Dr Chris Ellis, Dr Colin Edwards

Screening  - “I need an echo for a family heart problem”     Dr Ivor Gerber, Dr Warren Smith

Heart Failure update                                                             Dr Cara Wasywich, Dr Arthur Coverdale

Exercise with heart disease                                                  Prof Rob Doughty,
                                                                                              Dr Jamie Voss, Eleanor Natrass                        

WORKSHOPS – Session 2        08.20 – 08.50 am            (each limited to 50 places)

Syncope                                                                                Dr David Heaven, Dr Boris Lowe

Primary Prevention in Cardiology                                         Dr Chris Ellis, Dr Colin Edwards

Screening  - “My doctor says I need an echo for a family heart problem”    Dr Ivor Gerber, Dr Warren Smith

Heart Failure update                                                             Dr Cara Wasywich, Dr Arthur Coverdale

Exercise with heart disease                                                  Prof Rob Doughty,
                                                                                              Dr Jamie Voss, Eleanor Natrass    

 

SESSION ONE:         09.00 – 10.30 am               Chair – Dr Colin Edwards

A – Arrhythmia (case presentations)

0900 – 0910:                 Opening and Introduction                            Associate Prof Malcolm Legget

0910 – 0930:                 Palpitations                   (cases x2)               Dr Warren Smith

0930 – 0950:                 Ectopic Beats                (cases x2)              Dr Jamie Voss

0950 – 1030:                 Atrial Fibrillation          (cases x3)                 Dr Andrew Martin                                                                                                                                               Dr Ruvin Gabriel

 

1030 – 1100             MORNING TEA

 

SESSION TWO:        11.00 – 12.40 pm               Chair -  Dr Tim Sutton

B – Broken Hearts and Blood Vessels (cases presentations)

1100 – 1120:                 Blood Pressure in 2018                                Associate Prof Malcolm Legget

1120 – 1140:                 Blood Thinners                                             Dr Wil Harrison

1140 – 1200:                 Beta blockers and other agents                   Dr Ralph Stewart

1200 – 1220:                 Broken Heart Syndrome                              Dr Jen Li Looi

1220 – 1240:                 Bad Cholesterol – driving it down                Dr Chris Ellis    

 

1240 - 1330              LUNCH

 

SESSION THREE:     1.30 – 3.40 pm                    Chair -  Dr Ted Clarke

C – Children and Comorbidity (cases presentations)

1330 - 1350:                  Childrens topic                                            Dr Ross Nicholson                                                                                                                                              Dr Tom Gentles

1350 - 1410:                  COPD/Asthma & bad hearts                       Dr  Jim Stewart

1410 - 1430:                  Diabetes                                                      Dr Joey Yeoh

1430 - 1450:                  Cardio-oncology                                          Dr Ivor Gerber

1450 - 1510:                  Psychiatric drugs                                        Dr Fiona Stewart

1510 - 1530:                  Renal Disease                                            Dr Nezar Amir

1530 – 1540:                 Concluding Comments                               Associate Prof Malcolm Legget

 

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