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DAY ONE: Wednesday 14th November – Room 4

08:00  Registration open

Session 1: Innovation in congenital heart disease practice – (Join Main Plenary Room 11)

Chairs: Mr Rafael Guerrero, Dr Caroline Jones

09:00 – 09:30  Keynote Speech: Cardiac Visualisation using 3D printing and immersive technology – Mr Rafael Guerrero

Session 1:

Mr Tim Murphy, Dr Naveen Raj

09:30 – 10:00  Non-cardiac surgery and children with congenital heart disease: Why we worry, when to worry and what is needed from a cardiologist – Dr Dan Taylor

10:00 – 10:30  From Theory to Practice: Practical management of severe bleeding after surgery in 2018 – Dr Phil Arnold


Session 2: Enhanced Recovery following CHD surgery

Chairs: Dr Phil Arnold, Dr Dan Taylor

11:00 – 11:30 Enhanced recovery and paediatric heart surgery – Dr Tim Murphy

11:30 – 12:00  Nurse led fast track recovery – Charlotte Tivy-Jones

12:00 – 12:30 Techniques to facilitate rapid recovery – Dr Naveen Raj


12:45 – 13:30  Admedus Sponsored Symposium

The symposium will look at the latest scientific evidence demonstrating the superior clinical advantages of ADAPT bio-engineered collagen scaffold for Congenital Heart Disease.   A focus on the importance of Acellularisation Vs Decelluarisation and clinical mid to long term applications, outcomes.   The future of shaping tissue technology to meet the needs of patients and surgeons will also be discussed.

Does tissue choice and shape matter?  (2 mins)  
Chair: Mr Caner Salih, Head of Services, Guys & St Thomas’ Hospital, London

1.) Why ADAPT® is superior – preclinical and clinical reports & recent outcomes of a large multicentre study using ADAPT treated bio scaffold tissue Cardiocel – A look at latest clinical scientific evidence assessing durability of Cardiocel. (Acellular Bovine pericardium using ADAPT technology)
– Prof Antonio Corno, Glenfield Hospital, Leicester
(20 mins)

2.) Experience of using ADAPT treated bio scaffold (Cardiocel) at Evelina Children’s Unit, London
Mr Caner Salih, Head of Services, Guys & St Thomas’ Hospital, London (20mins)

3.) Q&A (3 mins)

Session 3: Managing the Complex CICU Patient

Chairs: Dr Allan Goldman, Dr Marie Horan

13:30 – 14:00  It’s not her heart … Managing the ICU patient with multiple co-morbidities – Dr Kent Thorburn

14:00 – 14:30  Using the literature to inform treatment decisions in CICU… Why is it so darned difficult? – Dr Shane Tibby

14:30 – 15:00  HLH complicating the post-operative course – a case series – Dr Petr Jirasek


Session 4: Paediatric Cardiac Critical Care

Chairs: Dr Kent Thorburn, Dr Shane Tibby

15:30 – 16:00  The role of cardiac catheterisation in the struggling CICU patient – Dr Atul Kalantre

16:00 – 16:30   Patient flow and quality indictors in CICU – Dr Allan Goldman

16:30 – 17:00  Outcomes following ECMO support post congenital heart surgery – Dr Marie Horan

17:30 – 18:30  BCCA Business Meeting

19:30  Conference Dinner at ‘Camp & Furnace’