Sponsored Lunch Symposia
Sponsored Lunch sessions will be held on Friday 9 August from 1245 - 1345hrs and Saturday 10 August from 1215 - 1315hrs . RSVP your lunch attendance when you register.
Friday 9 August
In-hospital management of heart failure: What does good look like?
Speakers: Prof. Rolf Wachter
Panel members: Craig Juergens, Dr. Leighton Kearney, Prof. Andrew Sindone, Dr. Gautum Vaddadi
Chair: Dr. Leighton Kearney
An interactive session where international and Australian experts will discuss the PIONEERHF study results and the importance of optimising heart failure medication during an acute decompensated heart failure event.
Saturday 10 August
Speakers: Prof Stephen Davis and A/Prof David Eccleston
Chair: Dr Christopher Hammett
The NOACs have been available for over 10 years. The first landmark study for SPAF in NVAF patients, RE-LY was published in year 2009. Since then we have seen a number of RCTs and countless pieces of real world evidence studies published. In 2019, it is timely to pause to re-evaluate our options for anticoagulation in AF through the review of meaningful evidence.
Renal denervation – the latest data and trends
Speakers: Dr Sharad Shetty, Perth Cardiovascular Institute and Associate Professor Dominik Linz, Centre for Heart Rhythm Disorders, Royal Adelaide Hospital
To learn about the evolution of the ablation technique with the SPYRAL ablation catheter