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Thursday 15th November – Drum Lecture Theatre B

08:00 – 08:45  Registration

08:45 – 09:00  Introduction & welcome – Jo Quirk President BACCNA

Session 1: Heart Failure in the context of ACHD: the challenges ahead

Chairs: Linda Griffiths and Joanna Birkett

09:00 – 09:30   ACHD related PAH – management of the high risk pregnancy – Dr Robin Condliffe

09:30 – 10:00   Heart failure in the context of ACHD – a growing epidemic – Dr Damien Cullington

10:00 – 10:30   Treatment – medical/surgical & device related options – Dr Petra Jenkins   

10:30 – 11:00  REFRESHMENTS, EXHIBITION AND POSTERS

Session 2: What can we learn from acquired heart failure services?                   

Chairs: Sheena Vernon and Toni Hardiman         

11:00 – 11:30  Keeping the heart failure patient active – understanding the benefits – Eddie Caldow

11:30 – 12:00  The Fontan Project: the benefits of exercise – Emma Beaglehole

12:00 – 12:30  What can we learn from traditional heart failure services and standards? – Karen Dickman   

12:30 – 13:30  LUNCH, EXHIBITION AND POSTERS

13:00 – 13:30  BACCNA council meeting

Session 3: Maximising quality of life for the heart failure patient

Chairs: Debbie McParlin and Anna Harrison

13:30 – 14:00  Pumping Marvellous – heart failure patient charity – Angela Graves MSc BSc RN

14:00 – 14:30  Psychological aspects of transplantation – Dr Katy Silverman

14:30 – 15:00  Advanced symptoms in ACHD – James Anthony

15:00 – 15:30  REFRESHMENTS, EXHIBITION AND POSTERS

Session 4: Advanced Heart Failure treatment options for complex ACHD patients

Chairs: Jo Quirk and James Anthony

15:30 – 16:00  Heart transplant versus further high risk surgery – Lorna Carruthers

16:00 – 16:30  Advanced treatments: ventricular assist devices in ACHD – TBC 

16:30 – 17:00 Role of Palliative Care in Advanced ACHD – Dr Ashique Ahamed

17:00 – 17:30   Close