New Date & Location for AMI Seminar

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 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 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


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