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Hong Kong Heart Failure Society (HKHFS) Inauguration Symposium
Agenda (Times shown are in HKT)
08:30-08:40: Opening Speech
08:40-09:10: Keynote Lecture, The War Against Heart Failure (Prof Eugene Braunwald)
09:15-09:40: Plenary Lecture, Pharmacotherapy for HFrEF in 2021 (Prof Javed Butler)
09:40-10:05: How to use biomarkers in every day heart failure management? (Dr Wilson Tang)
10:05-10:30: Is the problem in my gene? Emerging role of genetics in heart failure management (Prof Naveen Pereira)
10:30-10:55: Breakthrough in HFpEF management – The evolving role of SGLT2 inhibitor (Prof Andrew Coats)
11:10-11:35: Hemodynamics-from alpha to omega (Dr Daniel Burkhoff)
11:35-12:00: Short term MCS in Cardiogenic Shock – What does the latest evidence tell us? (Dr Navin K. Kapur)
12:00-12:20: Choice of inotrope/vasopressor/vasodilators in acute heart failure (Prof Finn Gustafsson)
12:20-12:40: Contemporary role of durable left ventricular assist device in advanced heart failure management (Dr Timmy Au)
12:40-13:40: Lunch
13:40-14:00: Challenges of Heart Failure Management in the Era of COVID-19 Pandemics (Prof Roy Gardner)
14:00-14:25: How should we treat atrial fibrillation and mitral regurgitation with HFrEF in 2021? (Prof Frank Ruschitzka)
14:25-14:45: Not just anaemia – importance of iron deficiency management in heart failure (Dr Godwin Leung)
14:45-15:05: Multidisciplinary approach to Heart Failure Management (Ms Chan Miu Ching, Cecilia)
15:05-15:20: Tea Break
15:20-15:45: Plenary Lecture, Implementing heart failure guidelines in real world practice (Prof Mark Petrie)
15:45-16:10: Under-recognized and under-treated – How to achieve optimal decongestion and heart rate control (Dr David Sim)
16:10-16:30: Challenges in delivering heart failure service in Hong Kong (Dr Michael Lee)
16:30-16:50: 30 years of Advanced heart failure service in Hong Kong – Importance of clinical recognition and timely referral (Dr Katherine Fan)
16:50-17:00: Closing Remark

Oct 24, 2021 08:30 AM in Hong Kong SAR

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