RCOG & FSRH Scotland present “Heart disease in women: missing a beat” - 9 December 2020- Online

Date: 09 Dec 2020

Start time: 08:45AM

End time: 02:00PM

Venue: Zoom webinar

Cost: £10 – £50

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RCOG & FSRH Scotland present “Heart disease in women: missing a beat” - 9 December 2020- Online

Topics

  • Public Health
  • Other
  • Contraception

The program for this inaugural joint Scottish RCOG and FSRH Education event is as follows:

08.45 Registration and coffee

09.00 Introduction - Dr Alison Scott and Professor Andrew Horne

09:10 Patient lived experience

 09.30 Cardiovascular disease in women: closing the gap - Professor Colin Berry, Chair of Cardiology and Imaging, University of Glasgow

9.50 A Multidisciplinary Approach to Cardiovascular Disease - Dr Anna Maria Choy, Senior Clinical Lecturer and Consultant Cardiologist, University of Dundee

10.10 Is the antenatal clinic an opportunity to identify women at risk of later cardiac disease? - Dr Sarah Stock, University of Edinburgh

10.30 British Heart Foundation strategy– Biology and Bias - TBC

10.50 Reducing cardiovascular risk in the postmenopausal woman - Dr Eddie Morris, President, RCOG

11.10 Identifying women at risk of cardiovascular disease in primary care: the gatekeeper role - Dr Kevin Fernando, GP, Haddington

11.30 Coffee break

11.50 Contraception for women with heart and other chronic diseases – Dr Janine Simpson, Spr in sexual health, Glasgow and trainee rep on FSRH Scotland committee

12.10 Transgender patients, hormones and heart disease - Richard Anderson Panel discussion and audience comment – Colin Berry, Kevin Fernando, Eddie Morris, Kylie Strachan (chaired by Scott/Horne)

 

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