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5th Annual London VT Symposium-London
28 August 2015 - The Royal Society of Medicine, London

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The South & West Yorkshire Arrhythmia Nurse Forum

14 September 2015 - Sheffield

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British Association for Nursing in Cardiovascular Care (BANCC) Conference

18 September 2015 - King's House Conference Centre, Manchester

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Delegates will hear from a wide range of speakers across various sectors with those invited including:

  •  Gill Coverdale, Professional Lead for Education, Royal College of Nursing (confirmed)
  • Jayne Mudd, Arrhythmia Nurse Consultant, South Tees Hospital NHS Foundation Trust (confirmed)
  • Dr Catriona Jennings, Cardiovascular Specialist Nurse, Imperial College London (confirmed)
  • Dr Ian Jones, Senior Lecturer, University of Salford (confirmed)
  • David Richley, Cardiac Physiology Lecturer Practitioner, NHS England (confirmed)
  • Brian Parr, Advanced Practitioner-Cardiology Specialty Nurse Lead, Salford Royal Hospital (confirmed)

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Some of the topics covered include:

  • NICE Atrial Fibrillation Guidelines
  • NICE Acute Heart Failure Guidelines
  • JBS3 Calculator
  • Sudden cardiac death syndromes and the ECG
  • Heart Sounds
  • Using CHAD2DS2-VASc/HAS-BLED/Calculator
  • Non-medical prescribing in a cardiac prevention & rehabilitation programme
  • Nurse-led dobutamine stress echo service
  • Nurse triaging in primary angioplasty programme and the patient experience
  • Top 5 trials

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The ECG in Practice - Brush up your ECG interpretation skills

Wednesday 23 September 2015 - Glamorgan Conference Centre, University of South Wales, Treforest

This 2nd training day has been developed due to the excellent response to last year’s event and is aimed at GPs & others involved in ECG interpretation in the primary care setting across Wales.

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Welsh Stroke Conference

24 - 25 September 2015 - All Nations Centre in Cardiff, Wales

Do consider booking in for this hugely successful and affordable multidisciplinary stroke conference in September. Registration fees are kept to a minimum to enable all grades of staff to be able to attend. Once again there is an excellent and varied program with internationally renowned speakers. Easy to access venue with ample parking on site.  Deadline for abstract submission is 3rd August. All details with program and on-line registration at www.welshstrokeconference.co.uk


BACPR Annual Conference 2015
1-2 October 2015 - The Palace Hotel, Manchester
Registration is now open and abstracts are invited for submission no later than 5 June 2015  for oral or poster presentation. Please see link below for further details
BACPR Annual Conference 2015


Sudden Arrhythmic Death Syndrome (SADS) Conference

2 October 2015 - Leicester Football Club

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BMJ Masterclass in Cardiology and Diabetes
6 October – Manchester
Early bird deadline: Wednesday 22 July

This one day course will update your clinical knowledge in key areas of cardiology and diabetes. Suitable for GPs, trainees and nurse practitioners, you’ll receive practical tips on how to efficiently apply new developments into your daily practice in just one day.

By attending you will:
• Have dedicated Q&A time with leading expert speakers
• Improve your understanding of the new developments through practical take-home tips.
• Participate in interactive sessions and discuss challenging cases with colleagues and peers
• Earn 6 CPD credits for  your annual appraisal and revalidation


Venice Arrhythmias

16 - 18 October 2015
Venice, Italy

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Setting Up and Running Virtual Clinics
Monday 19 October 2015 - Hallam Conference Centre, London
Chaired by Mr Bibhas Roy, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon and Virtual Orthopaedic Clinic Lead at Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, this conference focuses on setting up and running virtual clinics. Bunis Packham, Chairperson, Anticoagulation Specialist Association will deliver a case study based session focused on working together to deliver a virtual clinic in anticoagulation.
For further information and to book your place visit http://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/virtual-clinics or email hanisha@hc-uk.org.uk 
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A 20% discount is available by quoting ref: HCUK20AFA  when booking.(*Cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer.  Full T&Cs available upon request.)



Don't miss out! Come and join us for this premier cardiovascular conference, specially designed by primary care for all primary care professionals.

Our objective is clear: To assist you and your colleagues to deliver optimal care for the ever-increasing number of patients with cardiovascular disease that you see and manage every day. 

This will be our fourth conference and will build on the significant success of previous years.

The theme for this years’ conference will be ‘Prevention: Preventing premature death’. Focus will be made on prevention, management and innovation with topics and guidance on:

Liver disease 
Heart Failure
Stroke, PE & DVT
…and much more

We are fortunate to have secured some incredibly influential and knowledgeable experts in the field and the event represents an amazing opportunity to see, hear and question them.

To find further details or to register now visit http://www.issuesandanswers.org/
For more information please contact Jane Boyle on jboyle@sherbornegibbs.co.uk


Nurse Clinics 2015

19 November 2015 - Hallam Conference Centre, London

Nurse Clinics 2015 will provide specialist nurses with a valuable opportunity to hear national updates and best practice for working at advanced practice, and practical guidance for setting up and running nurse led clinics and services in primary and secondary care. 
Jackie Smith Chief Executive from the Nursing and Midwifery Council will deliver the opening address and will give an update on the New NMC Code, nursing revalidation and advanced practice. The conference will continue by looking at how to demonstrate the value of your clinic or service, and how to continuously measure, monitor and benchmark the impact on patient experience and outcomes, in line with the drive for quality improvement in the NHS reflected by the Francis Inquiry and the CNOs Strategy for Nursing including the 6 C’s.

For further information visit http://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/nurse-clinics-2015 or email kerry@hc-uk.org.uk.











BSH 18th Annual Autumn Meeting 

26-27 November 2015 - London

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Management of Heart Failure in Primary Care

25 - 28 January 2016 - University of Birmingham

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Management of Hypertension in Primary Care

8 - 10 February 2016 - University of Brmingham

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BSH 8th Heart Failure Day for Revalidation & Training

3 March 2016 - Golden Jubilee Hotel, Glasgow

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BSH 6th Heart Failure Nurse Study Day

4 March 2016 - Golden Jubilee Hotel, Glasgow

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Atrial Fibrillation Management & Stroke Prevention

7 - 9 March 2016 - University of Birmingham

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BSH 19th Annual Autumn Meeting

24-25 November 2016 - The Queen Elizabeth II Centre, London

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