Adult Cardiovascular Pathology Course
14th-15th June 2018, London
This course approaches the practical problems that face the diagnostic pathologist when dealing with cardiovascular pathology, which is the most common cause of death in the western world today.
The approach to a cardiac autopsy, cardiac anatomy and cardiac dissection will be emphasized Topics covered include: sudden cardiac death, valvular heart disease, cardiomyopathies, inherited cardiac disease, myocarditis and post-operative deaths.
More information can be found here
Third European Society of Human Genetics Course on Cardiogenetics
21st-24th April 2018, Manchester
This course aims to deliver up-to-date knowledge on cardiogenetics to cardiologists, genetic counsellors, clinical and molecular geneticists in training or certified. It creates the best opportunity for interaction and discussion with experts from all over Europe. The faculty combines experts from many fields of cardiogenetics known for their teaching skills.
More information can be found here
Cardiology in British Sport Symposium
23rd March 2018, Wembley Stadium
This event, run by experts in sports cardiology, will bring together leading institutions in British sport to highlight key issues with the athlete’s heart that are currently being faced by medical practitioners.
More information can be found here.
4th North West ICC Study Day: Controversies & Challenges in Heart Muscle Disease
25th January 2018, Liverpool
This ICC study day aims to provide clinical updates in areas such as advanced imaging in phenocopies and when to perform genetic testing in DCM.
The course is aimed at cardiologists and geneticists of all grades, specialist nurses, genetic counsellors and cardiac physiologists.
Registration is FREE!
Further information can be found here.
7th AICC Annual Meeting Friday 1st – Saturday 2nd December 2017
Assembly Buildings Conference Centre, Fisherwick Place, Belfast, BT1 6DW
The AICC Annual Conference will be held in Belfast on Friday 1st December 2017. Please find the programme here.
On the following day, Saturday 2nd December, there will be an education day for Allied Health Professionals (programme here) and a training day for SpRs.
The SpR training day will follow the core and specialist modules for ICC from the Cardiology 2015 curriculum but should also be of interest to Clinical Geneticists. The programme is here.
A certificate of attendance will be provided.
More information about visiting Belfast and accommodation close to the conference venue in the city centre of Belfast can be found here.
The International Cardiovascular Genomic medicine conference: “From genome diagnosis to therapy of inherited cardiovascular diseases”
Will be held on 30-31 October 2017 at the Radisson Blu Convention Center, Cardiff, Wales, UK
Registration form here
The AICC will again hold sessions at Heart Rhythm Congress at the Birmingham ICC on Monday 2nd October 2017. Confirmed international speakers include Lia Crotti (Pavia, Italy) and Koonlawee Nademanee (Los Angeles, USA). A special rate of £40 applies to those who wish to attend the AICC sessions only.
The AICC held a session at the British Cardiovascular Society annual meeting, entitled “Innovations in Cardiovascular Genetics”, followed by a poster session.
The 6th AICC annual meeting was held in London in December 2016.
Date: 2 December 2016
Venue: Hallam Conference Centre, 44 Hallam Street, London, W1W 6JJ
Full programme can be found here
The AICC held a joint session ‘Important issues in Paediatrics & the transition to adult care’, and a debate ‘This house believes that ALL Cardiologists should be requesting ALL genetic tests’ at the Heart Rhythm Congress in Birmingham.
Date: 11 October 2016
Date: 8 June 2016
Venue: Manchester Central
The 7th Annual FANS Symposium was jointly presented by the AICC and the Familial Arrhthmia Network Scotland. The programme can be found here.
Date: 27 April 2016
Venue: Apex Hotel, Dundee
The 5th AICC annual meeting was held in Cardiff.
Date: 16 November 2015
Venue: Radisson Blu Hotel, Cardiff
Date: 7 October 2015
The 4th AICC annual meeting was hosted in London in November 2014. The programme covered novel issues in inherited cardiovascular disease, including translational genetics, the impact of exercise and athletic activity on diagnosis, as well as family issues encountered in patient management.
Date: 27 November 2014
Venue: Cavendish Conference Centre, Duchess Mews, London W1G 9DT
The 3rd AICC annual meeting was held in Cardiff in November 2013. The programme included updates on UK training in inherited cardiac conditions, new care pathways and revised international diagnostic criteria for primary arrhythmias.
Date: 20 November 2013
Venue: Radisson Blu Hotel, Cardiff CF10 2FL
The 2nd Annual Meeting of the Association for Inherited Cardiac Conditions (AICC) was held on 19th November 2012 at Cavendish Conference Centre, London. The programme is still available to download. Reviewed topics included inherited vascular disease and sudden arrhythmic death.
The inaugural AICC annual meeting was successfully held in Cardiff in November 2011. The programme included current topics of interest to all those involved in the management of genetic cardiovascular conditions.