12th Annual Congress of the South African Heart Association

Sep 29, 2011

SA Heart presents the 12th Annual Congress of the South African Heart Association for cardiologists to be held at the East London International Convention Centre, South Africa from October 23-26, 2011.

The congress will focus on the latest and most significant developments across cardiovascular medicine. The programme will not focus specifically on arrythmia but will be of a general scientific programme. The theme of the congress is “Currents in Cardiology”.

To register for the congress, click here or vist the SA Heart website for further information. 

Be sure to look out for upcoming events on 24 October 2011:

Pulmonary Hypertension

Please see schedule below:

15H30-17H00 Plenary Session 4: Pulmonary Hypertension Chairperson: Prof M Essop (SA) and Dr C Schamroth (SA)
15H00-15H50 Echo and other imaging in right Heart Disease F Peters (SA)
15H50-16H10 Treatment of Pulmonary Hypertension P Manga (SA)
16H10-16H30 Treatment of right Heart Failure E Klug (SA)
16H30-17H00 The Recognition and Surgical Management of Chronic Pulmonary Thromboembolic Disease R GirdWood (SA)

Heart Disease in Pregnancy

Please see schedule below:

11H00-12H30 Plenary Session 2: Heart Disease in Pregnancy Chairperson: Prof K Sliwa (SA) and DP Naidoo
11H00-11H30 Hypertension in Pregnancy A Shah (UK)
11H30-11H45 Cardiomyopathy in Pregnancy K Sliwa (SA)
11H45-12H00 Rheumatic Heart disease in Pregnancy B Cupido (SA)
12H00-12H30 Anticoagulation in Pregnancy V Regitz-Zagrosek (Germany)

Location

East London International Convention Centre (ELICC) - Auditorium

Contact

Sanette Zietsman

Cell: 083 253 5212

Fax: 012 345 4951/086 729 8867

Please RSVP by 14 October 2011

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