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CRY Conference 2018

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This annual event attracts speakers and delegates from around the globe, including many of the world’s leading experts on sports cardiology and young sudden cardiac death.

The CRY conferences draws together experts in the fields of sports cardiology, inherited cardiac diseases and sudden cardiac death in the young, who present contemporary topics and developments in their respective fields.

Conference Agenda 2018

Cardiac Risk in the Young International Conference: Updates in Sports Cardiology – Friday 12th October 2018

(Provisional programme)

09.00-10.30 Session: Updates on the interpretation of the athlete’s ECG
Chairs: Prof Sanjay Sharma, Dr Steve Cox

09.00-09.10 Introduction
Prof Sanjay Sharma, London, UK

09.15-09.25 Management of athletes with myocarditis

09.30-09.40 Myocardial fibrosis in athletes; what does it mean?
Prof Domenico Corrado

09.45-09.55 Coronary artery anomalies in athletes

10.00-10.10 The challenges of CT coronary angiography in veteran athletes; Ultimate screening tool?
Prof Sanjay Sharma, London, UK

10.15-10.25 Exercise recommendations in athletes with ischaemic heart disease; The 2018 ESC recommendations
Prof Mats Borjesson, Gothenburg, Sweden

10.30- 11.00 Coffee Break

11.00- 12.00 Session: Developments in Sports Cardiology
Chairs: Dr Michael Papadakis, Dr Maite Tome

11.00- 11.10 The CRY centre of cardiac pathology; Our 15-year experience
Prof Mary Sheppard

11.15- 11.25 Idiopathic left ventricular hypertrophy; Cardiac adaptation gone wrong?
Dr Gherardo Finocchiaro

11.30- 11.40 Sudden arrhythmic death syndrome (SADS); Experience from the CRY inherited cardiac diseases clinic
Dr Michael Papadakis

11.45- 11.55 Molecular autopsy after a sudden cardiac death; Ready for prime time?
Dr Elijah Behr, London, UK

12.00- 13.00 Session on: Updates on cardiac screening of young individuals
Chairs: Professor Sanjay Sharma, Dr Maite Tome

12.00-12:10 Sudden cardiac death in young football players; Not that rare after all
Dr Aneil Malhotra

12.15- 12.25 The CRY ECG screening programme experience; Beyond competitive athletes
Dr Harshil Dhutia, London, UK

12.30-12:55 Cardiac screening of young athletes in the US; Current state and future perspectives?
Prof Jonathan Drezner

13.00- 14.00 Lunch

14.00- 15.00 Cases Session I: Sports Cardiology Catch 22s in Electrical Disease
Panel: Prof Sanjay Sharma, Prof Domenico Corrado, Prof Jonathan Drezner, Prof Mats Borjesson, Dr Maite Tome and Dr Michael Papadakis

15.00- 15.30 Coffee break

15.30- 17.00 Cases Session II: Sports Cardiology Catch 22s in Cardiomyopathies and Structural Disease
Panel: Prof Sanjay Sharma, Prof Domenico Corrado, Prof Jonathan Drezner, Prof Mats Borjesson, Dr Maite Tome and Dr Michael Papadakis.

17.00- 17.30 Quiz – Finding the Master/Mistress of Sports Cardiology!
Dr Chris Miles, London, UK

17.45 Closing remarks

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