Friday 15th June

0740 - 0845 AstraZeneca Sponsored
Breakfast Symposium
(Brevet Lounge)
Novartis Sponsored
Breakfast Symposium
(Morrison Room)
Working Group Meeting

  Plenary Room Morrison Room Theatre
0855 - 0900

Welcome to CSANZ, D McClean

0900 - 0930

Heart Foundation Lecture
Heart transplantation: The first fifty years,
P Macdonald

Chairs: Gerry Devlin & Mayanna Lund

0930 - 1030

Young Investigator Award

1. Long-Term Outcome Of Patients From The Auckland Region With Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection, A Alsamarrai

2. Assessment of the Right Ventricle using 3D Reconstruction, S Ershad

3. Rescue Percutaneous Intervention in ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction-Impact of Regional Transfer Delays in the Midland Region-Time Does Matter, A Michael

4. Utilisation and Prognostic Value of Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Myocarditis, 
B Wong

Chairs: Paul Bridgman & Mayanna Lund

1030 - 1100 Morning Tea
1100 - 1230 Lifestyle / Prevention

Chairs: Paul Bridgman & Jonathan Christiansen
Structural: Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation (TAVI)

Chairs: Jim Stewart & Gerard Wilkins
Affiliates Awards

Chairs: Belinda Buckley & Jo-Ann Downie

Triglyceride lowering therapies: are they ready for prime time? S Nicholls

Diabetic treatments and CV events, R Scott

"Statin side effects are in the patient's head!"
For: S Nicholls
Against: C Florkowski



TAVI data through the centres:
Auckland, M Webster
Waikato: R Nair
Wellington: A Sasse
Christchurch: D Smyth
Dunedin: K Milburn

 Inpatient TAVI during Acute Hospital Admission with Symptomatic Severe Aortic Stenosis, B Jahangiri

TAVI in a low risk population – will it ever be appropriate D Smyth

Clinical research careers that can make a difference, L Worrall-Carter


Nursing Affiliate Investigators Award:

Is It Necessary To Fast Before Cardiac Catheterisation?, S Bacus

A nurse-led approach to the management of patients with atrial fibrillation - one decade on, 
J Dean

 Do Cardiac Rehabilitation Exercise Programmes In New Zealand Follow International Recommendations? C Gasparini

Measured Implementation of an Accelerated Chest Pain Diagnostic Pathway in Primary Care, T Norman


Technician Affiliate Investigators Award:

Waikato Hospital Experience of Magnetic Resonance Imaging for Patients with Non-MRI Conditional Pacemakers and Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators, C Whiteley

1230 - 1330 Lunch
1230 - 1330     Rehab AGM
1330 - 1500 Anticoagulation/Stroke

Chairs: Philip Matsis & Tony Scott

Chairs: Kathy Ferrier & Richard Troughton

Chairs: Belinda Green & David Heaven

Devices, S Kar

Endovascular interventions for acute stroke,
J Fink

Warfarin v New Oral Anticoagulants post PCI,
G Devlin

Antiplatelet agents post STEMI fibrinolysis,
S Nicholls

The realities of donor heart availability in New Zealand, P Ruygrok

Update on New Zealand heart transplant programme: challenges and triumphs.
C Wasywich

Referral for heart transplantation - who and when, S Fitzsimons

A Titin Truncation Variant Co-segregating with Dilated Cardiomyopathy in a Large Maori Kindred, P Gladding

Panel Discussion

Holistic approach to AF treatment., Melton

Atrial Fibrillation - A Midlands Wide Audit, How Badly Are We Doing? I Ternouth

Gender and Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy, D Boddington

Permanent Pacemaker Implantation after Cardiac Surgery: Rates, Predictors and a Novel Risk Score, T Wang

His pacing, D Hooks

1500 - 1530 Afternoon Tea
1530 - 1700 Coronary Disease/ANZACS QI and Debate

Chair: Gerry Devlin & Hugh McAlister
Heart Failure

Chairs: Janet Dubar & Mayanna Lund
Free Communications: Valvular/Imaging

Chairs: Christina Chan & Ralph Stewart 

What the NZ Cardiologist needs to know about ANZACs QI in 2018, A Kerr

Mid-range Ejection Fraction Following Acute Coronary Syndrome: Incidence, Management and Outcomes (ANZACS-QI), D Chan

Outcomes in Working Age First-Acute Coronary Syndrome Patients: The ANZACS-QI New Zealand National Cohort, N Earle

Instantaneous Wave - free ratio guided management of coronary lesions, C Greer

"Single vessel disease- no role for stenting!"
For: J Christiansen
Against: G Wilkins

Palliative care: Cardiology and Palliative care perspectives, R Anscombe and T Middlemiss

Heart Failure Readmission can be reduced by Heart Function Service, P Peacock

Angiotensin II Receptor Blocker Neprilysin Inhibitor therapy, R Doughty

Iron therapy, S Fitzsimons

The New Zealand Rheumatic Heart Disease Registry, N Wilson

Infective Endocarditis: A Retrospective Audit of Investigation and Management of at Risk Patients,  A Borrie

Management of Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS) in the Elderly, H Fahmi

Does Cardiologist Co-reporting of near-normal Transthoracic Echocardiograms impact on patient management at a Tertiary Centre?,
S Bhattacharyya 

CSANZ AGM - Brevet Lounge
Gala Dinner at the Christchurch Art Gallery


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