Structural Heart Nurses Symposium

Thursday 11th August, 0900-1600

To register, please use the main registration form.

 

0900

Introduction and welcome

Carolyn Naismith

Interventional Nurse Council Chair

Session 1

Topic: Valve disease and the changing landscape

Chairs: Alexis Arriagada and Barb Copus

0910

Changing landscape of structural heart nursing

Rox Johnston, VIC

0930

The prevalence of valvular heart disease

Geoff Strange, NSW

0950

Structural heart programs: Current and future challenges – a New Zealand perspective

Murray Hart, NZ

1010

Panel discussion

 

1030 – 1100

Morning tea

 

Session 2

Topic: Leading the way in structural heart nursing

 

Chairs: Sandra Ambrose and Robert Lampard

1100

The changing landscape of the TAVI patient: High, intermediate and low risk patient

Jenny Turner, WA

1120

Nurse-led conscious sedation pathway

Barb O’Brien, VIC

1140

A virtual cardiac ward – the future is now

Carolyn Naismith, VIC

1200

Panel discussion

 

1230 -1330

Lunch

 

Session 3

Topic: Mitral and tricuspid therapies

Chairs: Alexis Arriagada and Olivia Leary

1330

The role of the nurse as second operator in transcatheter mitral valve repair

Lauren Connelly, UK

1400

Mitra valve intervention – a case study

Dale Murdoch

1415

Tricuspid valve intervention – an overview

Simon Bain

1430

Panel discussion

 

1430 – 1450

Afternoon tea

 

Session 4

Topic: The patient experience 

Chair: Alex Baer and Silvia Gres

1450

Patient pathway advocacy and awareness

Tanya Hall

1510

The Multi-disciplinary team (MDT) meeting: The good the bad and the not so sure

Alex Baer and
Ravi Bhindi, NSW

1530

TAVI patient 30-day and 12-month QOL outcomes

Ravi Bhindi, NSW

1600

Meeting close

Rox Johnston