WORKSHOP - Wednesday 20th May 2020

Cardiac Variant and Gene Curation Workshop
Time Talk Title Speaker
0900 Arrival and registration   
0930-1130

Workshop: Cardiac Variant and Gene Curation Workshop

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Jodie Ingles and Richard Bagnall
 

Note: Lunch not provided on Wednesday

 

 

EDUCATIONAL DAY - Wednesday 20th May 2020

Cardiac genetics for beginners:
Introductory program in inherited cardiovascular conditions for cardiologists, trainees and allied health staff
Time Talk Title Speaker
1230 Arrival and registration   
1300 Introduction: why we need to know this stuff Jonathan Skinner (NZ)
Session 1: Genetics
Chair: Jonathan Skinner
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1310-1330 Cellular genetics, the basics: Talk like a geneticist  
1330-1350 The essentials of genetic testing  
1350-1405 Clinical conditions: The cardiomyopathies Chris Semsarian (NSW)
1405-1420 Clinical conditions: The cardiac ion channelopathies  
1420-1435 Clinical conditions: Familial Hypercholesterolaemia and coronary artery syndromes  
1435-1505 Familial Aortopathies  
1505-1535 Afternoon Break  
Session 2: Preparation and counselling for a genetic test
Chair: Jonathan Skinner
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1535-1550 Before the genetic test: Defining the clinical phenotype  
1550-1605 Before the genetic test: Defining probabilities and managing expectations  
1605-1620 Dealing with the genetic result and the clinical fallout  
Session 3: Questions, discussion and illustrative cases with audience participation

Chairs: Dominic Abrams, Jodie Ingles and Jonathan Skinner

Time Talk Title Speaker
1620-1640 Case 1  
1640-1700 Case 2  
1700-1720 Case 3  
1720-1730 Final discussion and closing remarks  

 

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