The Acute Myocardial Infarction Seminar hosted by the Barbados National Registry will now be held on Wednesday, 5 October 2016 at the Henry Fraser Lecture Theate at the University of the West Indies in St. Michael. The same programme applies (see below) and space has opened up for more attendees. To register go to http://www.hibiscushealthcaribbeanevents.eventbrite.com. Payment can be made at the BNR Office by 4PM, Tuesday 4 October 2016 or at the door. Pre-registration is a must.
For those who have registered for the event and are no longer able to attend due to the date change, a full refund will be issued. Contact Hibiscus Health Caribbean and email@example.com or call 269-6183 for more information.
“AMI Management: Initial Care, On-going Treatments and Lifestyle Adjustments”
Wednesday, 5 October 2016, 1PM – 5PM
Henry Fraser Lecture Theatre, UWI, St. Michael, Barbados
Chair Mrs Tanya Martelly, Research Manager, Chronic Disease Research Centre
1:00 – 1:05pm Welcome
Dr Kenneth George, Chief Medical Officer (Ag), Ministry of Health
1:05 – 1:35pm In-Hospital CFR for Acute MI: QEH – Barbados 2010–2014
Dr Kim Quimby, Immunology, Chronic Disease Research Centre
1:35 – 2:15pm Emergency Department Care
Dr Chaynie Williams, Head of Accident & Emergency Department, Queen Elizabeth Hospital
2:15 – 3:00pm Acute MI Management: The Role of Invasive Therapies
Dr Dawn Scantlebury, Interventional Cardiologist, Queen Elizabeth Hospital
3:00 – 3:45pm The Role of the Primary Care Physicians In Managing AMI
Dr Rudolph Delice, Head of Department of Medicine, Queen Elizabeth Hospital
3:45 – 4:15pm Lifestyle Modifications & Ccardiac Rehabilitation
Mrs Gina Pitts, CEO, Heart & Stroke Foundation Barbados Inc.
4:15 – 4:20pm Vote of Thanks
Mrs Lauren Maul, Registrar, The Barbados National Registry for Chronic Non-Communicable Disease
4:20 – 5:00 Light Refreshments