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Conference on Cardiovascular Disease- 2019

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Conference on Cardiovascular Disease- 2019

nhfCCD 2019 (National Heart Foundation Conference on Cardiovascular Diseases) organized by National Heart Foundation Hospital & Research Institute was held on 01-02 December 2019. On 30 November there were pre conference sessions on TAVR, Pediatric cardiology & adult congenital heart diseases. On 03 December, there was post conference workshop on echocardiography, fellows course on Bifurcation stenting & live demonstration of aortic surgery.

154 faculties including 23 international faculties from Canada, Denmark, France, Germany, India, Japan, Korea, Nepal, New Zealand, Poland, Switzerland & USA delivered lectures. Nine live cases of complex PCI, structural intervention & CRT implantation were transmitted at the conference. In different sessions 34 recorded cases of complex PCI were demonstrated & 75 abstracts were presented as free paper.13 presenters received award for best abstracts in different free paper sessions.

Events like ‘Wet lab for pediatric cardiology & aortic surgery’, ‘Live case from Toulouse, France’, ‘Workshop on systematic review’ & ‘TAVR (with hands on simulator)’ were highly appreciated by participants.

About 1660 registered participants including eminent cardiologists, cardiac surgeons and physicians from other specialties, cardiac nurses & cath lab technicians from different institute participated in this conference.