On behalf of the Organising Committee we would like to announce that the International Cardiovascular Genetics Conference will be held in Brisbane from 23-25 May 2018. 

This high calibre international scientific Conference is a forum for the sharing of cutting edge research and showcasing clinical advancements in cardiovascular genetics.

The 2018 Scientific Program will include:

  • Diagnosis and detection of cardiovascular genetic disease
  • Risk stratification and management
  • Novel therapeutic approaches
  • Cardiac genetic testing and interpretation
  • Molecular testing and the role of next generation sequencing
  • New research developments
  • Multidisciplinary models of care
  • Functional genomic approaches
  • Educational day

We will focus on major disease themes of Cardiomyopathies such as hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, inherited arrhythmogenic disorders such as long QT syndrome and sudden unexpected death in the young, familial dyslipidaemias such as familial hypercholesterolaemia, arteriopathies such as Marfan Syndrome and Congenital Heart Disease.

We look forward to welcoming you to Brisbane again in 2018.

John Atherton   
Convenor

Julie McGaughran   
Convenor

Chris Semsarian
Scientific Program Chair  

Jon Skinner
Educational Program Chair