65th Annual & Scientific Meeting 2017 - Sponsored Symposium

Novartis Sponsored Symposium Thursday 28th September, 2017

Advances in the Treatment and Management of Heart Failure

This event has been accredited for 2 external CPD points by the Royal College of Physicians in Ireland (Ref: 7094)

7.30 Buffet

8.00 Heart Failure – An Overview

Dr. Pat O'Callaghan, Consultant Cardiologist, University Hospital Waterford

8.30 Medical Advances in Heart Failure with Reduced Ejection Fraction (HFrEF)

A Cardiologist’s View:   Overview of Paradigm and Medical Advances. Dr. Pat O'Callaghan, Consultant Cardiologist, University Hospital Waterford

A Geriatrician’s View:  Medical Advances. Dr. Tom O’Malley, Consultant Geriatrician, Mayo General Hospital

9,00 The Role of the Heart Failure Nurse/Clinic 

Cara Murphy, Clinical Nurse Specialist in Heart Failure, Wexford General Hospital

9.15 Heart Failure Patient Case Studies 


Dr. Michael Reardon, Consultant Geriatrician, Wexford General Hospital


Dr. Alan Moore, Consultant Geriatrician, Beaumont Hospital

Dr. Paul Gallagher, Consultant Geriatrician, Cork University Hospital

Cara Murphy, CNS Heart Failure, Wexford General Hospital

9.45 Q & A and Close.