Irish Heart Foundation

09:00  

Registration

Conference – Hogan Mezzanine I

 

Session One

 

 

 

 

09:30

 

 

Welcome & introduction                               

Barry Dempsey/Angie Brown,  Irish Heart Foundation

09:35

 

 

IHF Support Groups                                         

Maureen Kelly/ Lucinda McNerney

09:45

 

 

IHF Helpline Service                                        

Patricia Hall, Irish Heart Foundation 

09:55

 

Pediatric Cardiology – recent developments 

Dr Colin McMahon, Our Lady’s 

 

 

in channelopathies and cardiomyopathies.

Children’s Hospital, Crumlin

10:30

 

Inherited heart conditions – genes & genetic 

Prof Andrew Green, National Centre for

 

 

 

testing.                                                              

Medical Genetics. 

11:05

 

 

Break

 

 

 

 

Session Two

 

11.20

 

Inherited heart conditions and participation in  Dr Deirdre Ward CRYP Centre, Tallaght

 

 

 

Sport.                                                                               Hospital

11:55

 

Pregnancy and inherited heart conditions –             Professor Fionnuala McAuliffe  looking after mum and baby during the   Holles Street Hospital  pregnancy & after the birth.

 

12.30

 

Inherited heart conditions and sudden cardiac  Dr Stephen Tuohy 

 

 

 

Death, current research in Ireland and beyond. Mater University Hospital

13.00

 

 

Questions

13:30` 

Launch of inherited conditions ID Card                          Gene Kelly, Heart Rhythm Ireland & Dr

Joseph Galvin, Mater & Connolly  Hospitals

13:40      

 

Lunch

 

 

Irish Heart Foundation Conference 

SADS and Inherited Heart Conditions 14 May 2016 - Croke Park

                

 

Session Three – Parallel Sessions

 

14:40-15:10

Davin Suite

 

                

 

Cardiomyopathy – what’s new                     

Dr Ross Murphy, St James’s Hospital

                

Hogan Mezzanine I

 

                

Channelopathies – what’s new                    

Dr Joseph Galvin, Mater & Connolly 

                

                                                                            

Hospitals

                

                                                                            

 

15:15-15:45

Davin Suite

 

                

Community First Responder Programmes

John Fitzgerald, CFR Ireland                           

                

 

Hogan Mezzanine I

 

 

ICDs and Pacemakers                                     

Dr Jonathan Lyne, Blackrock Clinic

 

 

 

 

15:50-16:50

Davin Suite

 

 

Coping with bereavement                             

 

Hogan Mezzanine I

Dr Marie Murray, UCD 

Family life and coping with the diagnosis of an  Catherine Matthew, Our Lady’s

inherited condition.                                                       Children’s Hospital Crumlin 

 

16.50      

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