Heart Failure Online 2022 On-demand
Published: 09 May 2022
Part 2 | Session 1 Session 2.1 - Patient Case: HF Aetiology
Part 2 | Session 2 Session 2.2 - Live MitraClip Case
Part 2 | Session 3 Session 2.3 - Practical Theory and Hot Topics
Part 2 | Session 4 Session 2.4 - Patient Case Revisited: Advanced HF Care
Part 2 | Session 5 Session 2.5 - Practical Theory and Hot Topics
Part 3 | Session 2 Session 3.2 - Practical Theory and Hot Topics
Part 3 | Session 3 Session 3.3 - Live CRT Case
Part 3 | Session 4 Symposium - Making Gains in HFpEF: An Appraisal of Where We Are Now
Heart Failure Online (HFO) is a new innovative virtual event, that brings together a leading international faculty to create a rich, interactive experience to best inform the global heart failure community of the latest developments and advances in clinical practice.
With patient management and outcomes at its core, Course Director Prof Andrew Coats (President of the Heart Failure Association and Professor of Cardiology, University of Warwick, UK) leads an interactive programme of discussion, opinion and case studies focusing on the patient journey.
Note, the live version of this session was CME accredited; this on-demand version is not.
Key Learning Objectives
Following the activities, participants will be able to:
- Select foundational and advanced management strategies in complex patients
- Discuss the validity of using ejection fraction to determine optimal treatment strategies
- Assess the likely impact of health technology on future practice
- Identify the underlying causes of heart failure
- Select appropriate interventional and device-based treatments for treating underlying causes of heart failure
- Assess the impact of the multidisciplinary team on heart failure outcomes
- Discuss the importance of using quality of life and patient self-assessed measures relative to hard clinical end points
- Heart Failure Specialists
- General Cardiologists
- General Practitioners (GPs)
- Nurses, Pharmacists, and other Allied Healthcare Professionals
More from this programme
Day One: Individualising Treatment
Day Two: Complex Phenotypes and Advanced Treatment
Day Three: Beyond Foundational Management
Andrew JS Coats
Professor of Cardiology and Scientific Director
Prof Coats is Editor-in-Chief of the Cardiac Failure Review journal. He has published over 20 patents, more than 750 full research papers and more than 120,000 career citations and has a personal H-index of 146. Andrew was elected to the Presidential Trio of the Heart Failure Association of the ESC in 2018 and will serve as its president from 2020-2022.
Prof Coats is the Immediate past-President of the Heart Failure Association and past-Professor of Cardiology at the University of Warwick, UK. He has also held posts as Head of Cardiology at Imperial College, London and Associate Medical Director and Director of Cardiology at the Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospitals, London. From 2012 to 2017 he was Director of the Monash-Warwick Alliance, and before that served as Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Dean of Medicine at the University of Sydney.
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Director of the Heart Failure and Heart Transplant Clinics
Dr Shelley Zieroth is Professor at the College of Medicine, Max Rady Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, as well as Director of the Heart Failure and Heart Transplant Clinics at St. Boniface Hospital in Winnipeg, CA.
She is also Head of the Medical Heart Failure Program for Cardiac Sciences Manitoba. She is involved in several heart failure clinical trials as a PI, National Lead or Executive Committee member. She is the Immediate Past President of the Canadian Heart Failure Society and Co-Chair of the Canadian Cardiovascular Society Heart Failure Guidelines. She serves as Co-Chair of Canada’s largest annual heart failure meeting, HF Update and serves as Scientific Planning Committee Chair for the Canadian Cardiovascular Congress hosted by the Canadian Cardiovascular Society. She is currently President-elect of the Federation of Medical Women of Canada.
Professor and Senior Consultant
Prof Carolyn Lam is a Senior Consultant at the Department of Cardiology and Director of Women's Heart Health at the National Heart Centre Singapore, having pioneered the first Women’s Heart Clinic in Singapore. Prof Lam is a world-renowned specialist in heart failure (particularly heart failure with preserved ejection fraction [HFpEF]). Her work in the PARAGON-HF and EMPEROR-Preserved trials led to the first FDA-approved treatment for HFpEF and the first robustly positive clinical outcomes trial in HFpEF to-date.
Prof Ewa Jankowska is Professor of Medicine and Head of Laboratory of Applied Research on Cardiovascular System at the Department of Heart Diseases, Wroclaw Medical University, Poland. Her clinical and research interests include the role of peripheral mechanisms in the progression of heart failure, co-morbidities in heart failure, and experimental model of tachycardia-induced cardiomyopathy.
Prof Jankowska is an Editorial Board member of Cardiac Failure Review.
Ileana L Piña
Dr Ileana L Pina is Professor at the Department of Medicine (Cardiology) and Professor in the Department of Epidemiology and Population Health at Montefiore Einstein Center for Heart and Vascular Care, US.
Dr Piña has a particular research and clinical interest in rehabilitation of heart disease in patients with heart failure. She completed a NHLBI HF ACTION trial and is in the process of examining recovery after exercise which could be translated to an additional parameter that may better predict prognosis of outcomes. In addition, there was a R21 to NHLBI to examine Vitamin D levels as another predictor from the HF ACTION database.
Dr Ileana L Pina is an Editorial Board member of Cardiac Failure Review.