Wessex Cardiology Trainees

July 4th - SpR Training Day - Registration required - Coarctation - Southampton

The July SpR training day will be the regional ACHD meeting, focusing on coarctation.
The programme looks excellent and covers all aspects from diagnosis to intervention. Click here to view the agenda.

The day is open to all. Trainees must however register by emailing yaso.emmanuel@uhs.nhs.uk.

Evening SpR meeting - Nuclear Medicine - 7pm 18th July - Winchester - Reply ASAP


Our SpR colleague Simon Claridge has organised a meeting on July 18th at the Chesil Rectory, Winchester, starting at 7pm.

Hakim Megadmi (QAH, Portsmouth) will speak on Nuclear Medicine including sample cases and how best to use MPS.  Dinner will be provided at 8pm. This will be an excellent opportunity to cover these aspects of the syllabus.

Numbers sadly very limited so prompt RSVP advised to simonclaridge@doctors.org.uk

Regional ACHD Training Day - Friday 20th September 2013 - Bristol

The next Regional ACHD Training Day will be held on Friday 20th September 2013. 

This training is open to all Congenital Cardiac Consultants, SpRs, specialty doctors, nurse specialists and allied healthcare professionals.

The closing date for registration will be Friday 30th August 2013.  Please note that due to catering no applications can be accepted after the closing date.  

Click here for the programme and here for the invitation/registration letter.


We look forward to seeing you there.

Best wishes

Dr Stephanie Curtis
Consultant Cardiologist
Adult Congenital Heart Disease

Informal evening meeting - Novel Oral Anticoagulants - 3rd July 7.30pm, The Old Hotel, Wickham

This evening meeting is open to trainees in the Wessex region. Paul Kalra will educate us about Novel Oral Anticoagulants.

The meeting is sponsored by Pfizer and will include dinner and drinks at this nice restaurant in the region.

Please RSVP directly to jo.wade@pfizer.com