Events & Meetings

STARS Patients Day at HRC

Sunday 4 October 2015
International Convention Centre (ICC), Birmingham UK)

STARS Patients Day provides an opportunity to meet and liaise directly with medical professionals, to pose relevant questions and gain a greater insight into developing technologies and techniques.

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Syncope Forum - Thursday 23rd July 2015

Are you interested in syncope research? Would you like to get involved? You are invited to meet people living with the experience of fainting and explore opportunities of getting involved in research on syncope.

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Diploma in Syncope and Related Disorders
Healthcare Professionals only

Developed by Prof Rose Anne Kenny and Dr Conal Cunningham together with an international guest faculty, this has been designed for healthcare professionals, from consultants and registrars to GPs and clinical nurse specialists with an interest in syncope. It will run in the academic year 2014-2015

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Venice Arrhythmias

16th - 18th October 2015 - Venice, Italy

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Technology has been essential for the advancement in cardiology diagnostic and treatment since the first accurate recording of the electrocardiogram and its development as a clinical tool in 1895, also the year of the discovery of X-rays by W.K.Röntgen, followed by ultrasound application for medical diagnosis by Dussik in 1941, and many other technologies. In the XXI century significant advances continue to be witnessed even more frequently and it seems evident that there is a very high potential of improving healthcare quality by combining medical knowledge in the area of cardiology with engineering technologies, especially those derived from communications, electronics and informatics.