Roundtable Discussion: Bifurcations BCIS (ACI 2017)

Published: 20 January 2017

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Overview

During the British Cardiovascular Intervention Society (BCIS) "Advanced Cardiovascular Intervention (ACI 2017)" meeting in London (18-20th January 2017), Radcliffe Cardiology filmed a roundtable discussion focusing on the topical area of Bifurcations

This discussion was moderated by Dr Robert Gerber (Hastings, UK) who was joined by an expert group of physicians including Prof Adrian Banning (Oxford, UK), Dr Miles Behan (Edinburgh, UK), and Prof David Hildick-Smith (Brighton, UK).

Panellists

  • Robert Gerber (Moderator), Conquest Hospital, Hastings, UK.
  • Adrian Banning, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK.
  • Miles Behan, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK.
  • David Hildick-Smith, Royal Sussex County Hospital, Brighton, UK.

Target Audience

  • This educational activity is intended for an international audience, specifically interventional cardiologists and cardiologists. However, other healthcare professionals involved in the care of coronary artery disease (CAD) patients will also find this to

More from this programme

Part 1

SESSION 1: PRACTICAL ASPECTS AND LITERATURE REVIEW (ACI 2017)

Part 2

SESSION 2: SPECIFIC LESIONS AND INTRACORONARY IMAGING (ACI 2017)

Part 3

SESSION 3: STENT TYPES AND STRATEGY (ACI 2017)

Part 4

SESSION 4: INTRODUCTION – BCIS WEBSITE AND BRANDING CHANGES (ACI 2017)

Faculty Biographies

Robert Gerber

Robert Gerber

Dr Robert Gerber is a Consultant Cardiologist at Conquest Hospital and Eastbourne District General Hospital in East Sussex. Having completed his medical training at King's College London, he went on to complete the MB/PhD programme.

Dr Gerber is qualified in both General Internal Medicine and General Cardiology with a sub-speciality in Interventional Cardiology. He has also previously worked as an Interventional fellowship at San Raffaele and Columbus Hospitals in Milan, Italy.

Dr Robert Gerber is also highly involved in research and teaching, and he is module leader for the MSc in Cardiology at Brighton and Sussex University (BSUH). He is also a member of the British Hypertension Society (BHS), the British Cardiovascular Intervention Society (BCIS) and the European Association of Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (EAPCI).

Dr Gerber has published extensively in the field of interventional cardiology, and is also the ESHT Principal Investigator of…

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Adrian P Banning

Adrian P Banning

Consultant Cardiologist

Prof Adrian Banning is a Consultant Cardiologist, specialising in percutaneous coronary intervention. He works as a Consultant in interventional and general cardiology and is one of the founder members of the Oxford Private Heart and Lung Centre at Nuffield Health Oxford at The Manor Hospital.

He is recognised as one of the UK’s top interventional cardiologists and until recently he was President of the British Cardiac Intervention Society. He performs more than 250 coronary intervention procedures every year and he is an expert in TAVI –implantation of a new aortic valve through a keyhole incision and performs >150 of these TAVI procedures each year.

Prof Banning is pioneering research in his field and lectures nationally and internationally. He has authored several books on coronary intervention and has more than 300 PubMed listed scientific papers to his name.

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David Hildick-Smith

David Hildick-Smith

Prof David Hildick-Smith is Professor of Interventional Cardiology and Consultant Cardiologist at the Sussex Cardiac Centre - the Regional Specialist Unit. He is Director of the Cardiac Research, ex-Treasurer of the British Cardiovascular Interventions Society, and, with more than 20 years experience of Interventional Cardiology, is considered one of the country's leading experts in management of Cardiovascular complaints.

A pioneer of Interventional Cardiology, David is recognised internationally as a leader in cardiovascular diagnosis and treatment. 

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Miles Behan

Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Edinburgh

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