Wed, May 15 | The Hilton Belfast Templepatrick

All Ireland Let’s Talk Clots Conference 2019

This is open to all healthcare and allied professionals it promises a day of learning and professional development which has been accredited with 5 CPD points by the Royal College of Pathologists.
Registration is Closed

Time & Location

May 15, 2019, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
The Hilton Belfast Templepatrick, Paradise Walk, Templepatrick, Ballyclare BT39 0DD, UK

About The Event

This event has 5 CPD credits awarded by the Royal College of Pathologists

08:20 – 09:00 Registration – Castle Upton Suite, with refreshments and access to exhibition

09:00 – 09:05 - Introduction & welcome Chairs: Dr Kathryn Boyd and Dr Gary Benson

09:05 - 09:30 - VTE Duration of anticoagulation: Dr Chris McCauley , Department of Haematology , Belfast Trust

09:30 – 09:55 - Warfarin self-monitoring: Ms Deirdre Lovell , Nurse Specialist, Belfast Trust

09:55 – 10:20 - Anticoagulation therapy and selection: impact of weight - Dr Jignesh Patel , Reader and Honorary Consultant Pharmacist Anticoagulation , Kings College Hospital

10:20 – 10:45 - Cancer-associated thrombosis: clinical implications arising from the experiences of cancer patients and their carers - Dr Ann Hutchinson , Research Fellow , Hull York Medical School

10:45 – 11:15 Break

11:15 – 11:40 - AF identification and treatment pathways : Dr Patricia Campbell , Consultant Cardiologist, Daisy Hill Hospital Southern Trust

11:40 – 12:20 - Anticoagulation: from AF to CVD risk reduction : Dr Matthew Fay , GP Principal The Willows Medical Practice , Honorary Clinical Lecturer, Warwick Medical School

12:20 – 12:45 - Anticoagulation management in the frail and elderly:

when to start, when to stop? Dr Michael McCormick , Consultant Stroke Physician, Craigavon Area Hospital , Southern Trust

12:45 – 13:10 - Venous incompetence Mrs Sue Bacon , Anticoagulant Nurse specialist, Bristol University Foundation Trust

13:00 – 13:10 Question and answer session

13:10 – 14:10 Lunch

14:10 – 14:40 - Perioperative management of oral anticoagulants , Dr Sinead Hughes, Consultant Cardiologist , Western Trust

14:40 – 15:50 Interactive session: Case histories for discussion

15:50 – 15:55 Question and Answer session

15:55 – 16:00 Closing remarks and Farewell

To book a place please email Jo Jerrome: jo@thrombosisuk.org to reserve your place

Registration is Closed

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