Abuja Cardiovascular Symposium

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CardioCare Cardiovascular Specialty Hospital, the flagship Specialty Hospital of the Limi Hospital Group, in Conjunction with the Nigerian Cardiac Society (NCS) and Servier Pharmaceuticals Plc is pleased to convene the Second Abuja Cardiovascular Symposium 2018 themed “PRACTICAL CARDIOVASCULAR MEDICINE SKILLS FOR THE HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONAL”.

 

The symposium is aimed at battling the growing cardiovascular epidemic in Nigeria and sub-Saharan Africa by engaging the healthcare professionals that make up and treat most patients. It is expected to expose the participants to skills in identifying, diagnosing, and basic initial management of common cardiovascular conditions.

 

This symposium is expected to draw medical practitioners from the region and beyond just like the novel edition which was organized last year. It is anchored by seasoned specialists in the field who have relevant local experience.

  • Date: Thursday 29th November, 2018 and Fri 30th November 2018
  • Venue: Merit House, 22 Aguiyi Ironsi Street, Maitama, Abuja
  • Time: 8:30am daily.

 

A minimum of Ten (10) MDCN-Accredited CME points to be awarded, certificates and refreshments/lunch would be provided.

KEY TOPICS

  • Become an ECG Expert in 90 minutes
  • Heart Failure Pandemic: Diagnosis, and Treatment options
  • Pharmacological Management of Diabetes Mellitus
  • Unmasking Hypertension: Pitfalls in Diagnoses and Management
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome: Diagnosis and Initial Management
  • Cardiovascular Disease in Special Conditions: Focus on Pregnancy
  • Acute Management of Cerebrovascular Accident (Stroke)

  • Does this Patient Really have Hypertension?
  • Early recognition and management of Renal dysfunction
  • Cholesterol: Myths and Truths affecting Clinical Practice
  • Pitfalls in treating Hypertension

Our Partners and Sponsors

Symposium Speakers

Dr. Uguru S. U.

Consultant Physician/Cardiologist

Cardiocare Cardiovascular Hospital
Area 11, Garki, Abuja

Dr. Awofisoye O.

Consultant Physician/Endocrinologist

Cardiocare Cardiovascular Hospital
Area 11, Garki, Abuja

Dr. Iseko Iseko

Consultant Physician/Cardiologist

Cardiocare Cardiovascular Hospital
Area 11, Garki, Abuja