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International Cardiovascular Genomic Medicine Conference

October 30 - October 31

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PROVISIONAL PROGRAMME

DAY 1

08:30 – Registration/Coffee
09:15 – Welcome/Introduction  (Dhavendra Kumar)

SESSION I: CONGENITAL CLINICAL CARDIOLOGY

Chairs: Juan Kolski, GOSH, London & Graham Stuart, Bristol
9:30 – ‘New genomic and molecular insights in cardiovascular development’

  • Jean Luc Balligand from UCL Brussels

10:00 – ‘The genomic imbalances and congenital cardiovascular anomalies’

  • Catherine Mercer, Southampton, UK

10:30 – ‘Genomic profiling in malformation syndromes with cardiovascular phenotype’

  • Helen Firth, Cambridge, UK

11:00 – Coffee
11:15 – Key note lecture I “the expanding landscape of the tgf-beta molecular family”

  • Professor bart loeys, antwerp, belgium

Session II: Open presentations

Chairs: TBA
1215-1235

1245  LUNCH

SESSION II: CARDIAC CONDUCTION AND RHYTHM

Chairs: Arthur Wilde, Amsterdam and Pier Lambiase, London
14:00 – “Clinical and molecular heterogeneity of the SCN5A inherited arrhythmias”

  • TBA ? Amsterdam

14:30 – “Molecular pathology of sarcoplasmic Ryanodine receptors and clinical outcomes”

  • Chris George, Cardiff and Swansea

15:00 – “Molecular complexities of atrial fibrillation”

  • Pier Lambiase, UCL & St. Bart’s, London

15:30 – Tea break

SESSION III: OPEN PRESENTATONS

Chairs: TBA
16:00 – 17:00
17:00

SESSION IV: GUEST LECTURE

Chair: Dhavendra Kumar, Cardiff
Professor Hugh Watkins- Oxford
“Emerging avenues of molecular therapy for Inherited Cardiac Conditions”
18:00 – Close
19:30 – Drinks Reception
20:00 – Gala Dinner

DAY 2
08:30 – Registration/ Coffee

SESSION V: CARDIAC AND VOLUNTARY MUSCLE DISORDERS

Chairs: Perry Elliott, London & Francesco Muntoni
09:00 – “Broadening spectrum of cardiac sarcomeres family- genotype phenotype correlations”

  • Professor Perry Elliott, UCL & St Bart’s, London

09:30 – “Molecular advances in arrhythmogenic cardiomyopathies”

  • Professor Cristina Basso, Padua, Italy

10:00 – “The spectrum of Titin associated cardiomyopathies”

  • Dr. J.P. van Tintelan, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

10:30 – “Metabolic insights to inherited cardiac muscle disorders”

  • Dr. Elaine Murphy, Inst. of Neurology, Queen Square, London

11:00 – KEY NOTE LECTURE II “CARDIAC PHENOTYPES IN PRIMARY MYOPATHIES- GENOTYPE PHENOTYOE CORRELATIONS”

  • PROFESSOR FRANCESCO MUNTONI, UCLH, LONDON

11:15 – Coffee

SESSION VI: GENOME DIAGNOSIS OF ICCs

Chairs: Lorenzo Monserrat, LA Coruna & Rachel Butler, Cardiff
11:45 – “The impact of NGS inherited cardiomyopathy panel testing”

  • Lorenzo Monserrat, Spain

12:15 – “The phenotype conundrum of inherited arrhythmic disorders by the arrhythmia NGS panels”

  • Elijah Behr, St. George’s, London

12:45 – “Genomic insights in hereditary aortopathies”

  • Cathérine Boileau, Paris

1315 – Lunch Break

SESSION VII: OPEN PRESENTATIONS

Chairs: TBA
14:15 – 14:45

SESSION VIII: ADVANCES IN ICC THERPEUTICS

Chairs: Dhavendra Kumar, Cardiff & TBA
15:00 – “Emerging paradigms of molecular therapy in inherited aortopathies”

  • Julie de Becker, Ghent, Belgium

15:30 – “The potential of regenerative (stem cell and somatic cell) cell therapy for inherited cardiomyopathies”

  • TBA

16:00 – “Personalised pharmacotherapy in clinical cardiology- lessons from inherited cardiovascular conditions”

  • Muin Parmohamed, Liverpool, UK

16:30 – Vote of thanks and close

Details

Start:
October 30
End:
October 31
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Organizer

The Genomic Medicine Foundation (UK)
Email:
genomicmedicine@yahoo.co.uk
Website:
www.genomicmedicine.org

Venue

Radisson Blu Convention Center
Meridian Gate Bute Terrace
Cardiff, Wales CF10 2FL United Kingdom
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Phone:
02920454777