Wessex Cardiology Trainees

Cardiology ST4 Mock inteview

 Dear All,


Some of our London colleagues are running a ST4 Mock Interview on 5th February between 1.30 and 4.30pm via Zoom. 

They are looking for more volunteers to help run the day as interviewers if you are interested.

For your time and effort, you will be given Amazon vouchers and the eternal gratitude of the candidates.

See here for more details.

If you are interested in helping out, please email Balrik Kailey at support@optimiseinterviews.com.

Similarly, if you know of anyone who has applied for ST4 who would like to join as a candidate, feel free to forward them the details as well!


BW,

Kri

Another EP course!

 Dear All,


Medtronic are organising a course titled 'Electrophysiology and device therapy- What every cardiologist needs to know' 

See below for further details.


This long-established biennial meeting provides a comprehensive update for Cardiologists on all aspects of heart rhythm diagnosis and management. The number of patients eligible for device therapy and ablation has grown rapidly in recent years and this meeting is targeted at the cardiologist who refers patients to colleagues for these treatments.

This Medtronic meeting will be chaired by Drs Mark Anderson & Peter O’Callaghan and includes presentations by a range of UK and international expert speakers addressing common management problems and patients who fall outside standard simple guidelines. There will be ample opportunity to ask questions and audience interaction facilities enable active participation.

7 CPD points have been applied for

For the first time this meeting will be in hybrid format, giving the opportunity to attend in person, or virtually.

Event Details:

Start date and time: 25 March 2022; 13:30 (12:30 lunch)

End date and time: 26 March 2022; 12:30

Location: Radisson Blu Hotel, Cardiff

Event website, agenda & registration : Click here

If you are having problems accessing this page, please copy the link and try using Chrome.

To confirm your interest in attending this event, please click on the “Click here” link above which will take you to the website, then click on the “Register Now” button (located at the bottom of each web page) to complete the registration.

We kindly ask you to register your interest in attending this event no later than 25th February 2022

Fees

  • £95.00 Includes 2 day meeting, evening meal and overnight accommodation on 25th March 2022
  • £55.00 Includes 2 day meeting and evening meal only.
  • Virtually (this will not be charged)

BW,
Kri

Abbott CRM virtual training days are back!

 Dear All,


The Abbott CRM virtual training days will begin again this year in April. 

Here are the dates:

Module 1 - 11th and 12th April 2022

Module 2 - - 23rd and 24th May 2022

Module 3 - 20th and 21st June 2022


And the topics covered in each module are attached here.


You can register your interest by emailing Michelle Smith providing a short overview of your device experience to date– Michelle.Smith1@Abbott.com


BW,

Kri

PCI Training Day.... 11/2/22 - Few spaces left!

 Dear All, 



Just a quick reminder to say we have a few spaces left for the next Regional Training Day - hosted by Bournemouth PCI Department. Fortunately we have been able to open up additional spaces due to funding.


Friday 11th February 2022

Venue; Hilton Hotel, Terrance Road, Bournemouth, BH2

Programme; PCI / Intervention Training day programme 11.2.22

Start time; 0830


So you are aware - sign up will be exclusive to Wessex over the weekend, however, should there be any spaces left after the weekend, sign up will be opened up nationally to all trainees to fill any remaining slots, again on a first come first served basis. 

To sign up please email me at elizabethchan@doctors.org.uk

Hope to see as many Wessex trainees there as possible!



BW
Lizzy

South Coast Heart Failure Meeting 2022

 Dear All,



The details for this years South Coast Heart Failure meeting have been announced (fully sponsored with no delegate fee) - great programme and hope to see lots of trainees there!


Date; Tuesday 22nd March 2022

Venue; Haven Hotel Sandbanks, Dorset

Programme; SCHF Meeting Agenda 2022


Please use this form to sign up. 


BW
Lizzy 


Save the date: Wessex Congenital Cardiac Series Study Day 11th March 2022

 Dear All,


Hope 2022 is treating everyone well so far.


The Wessex congenital cardiac series study day has been confirmed for 11th March 2022. This will be held online via Zoom

The agenda for the day can be found here.

Please email Heba at heba.hassan@uhs.nhs.uk to register.


See you there!


BW,

Kri


Bournemouth Regional Training Day - Friday 11/2/22

 Dear All, 


It is my pleasure as my first job as your new representative to announce the details for the next regional training day. 


This is scheduled for Friday 11th February and hosted by Bournemouth with an Intervention / PCI Focus.  


Friday 11th February 2022

Venue; Hilton Hotel, Terrance Road, Bournemouth, BH2

Programme; PCI / Intervention Training day programme 11.2.22

Start time; 0830


This is fully funded all day teaching with a maximum of 20 places on a first come first served basis. This will include hands-on experience and time with simulators facilitated by experienced PCI Consultants and current PCI fellows. 

Kindly sponsored by Astrazeneca (Steve Parry) and Boston Scientific (Abi Giacchetto).


To sign up please email me at elizabethchan@doctors.org.uk - any other questions or concerns please just fire me an email. 


Hope to see you all there


BW
Lizzy