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Heart Valve Society Scientific Meeting 2016

17 March 2016 - 19 March 2016 New York, USA Add to calendar

The Heart Valve Society will hold it's annual Scientific Meeting (HSV 2016) in New York City on March 17 - 19th.

On Thursday March 17th Vuyisile Nkomo, MD, Liesl Zuhlke, MD and Bernard Prendergast, MD will moderate a session on Rheumatic Heart Disease and Global Epidemiology. Details of this session are as follows:

Concurrent Session II: Rheumatic Disease & Global Epidemiology
Moderators: Vuyisile Nkomo, MD, Liesl Zuhlke, MD, Bernard Prendergast, MD

15.30 - 15.42 Epidemiology of Rheumatic Heart Disease - Lessons from the Global Burden of Disease (David Watkins, MD)
15.42 - 15.54 The Clinical Burden of Rheumatic Heart Disease - Insights from the REMEDY Study (Liesl Zuhlke, MD)
15.54 - 16.06 Genetic Determinants of Rheumatic Fever and Rheumatic Heart Disease (Tom Parks, MD)
16.06 - 16.18 Rheumatic Heart Disease in Samoa (Marvin Allen, MD)
16.18 - 16.30 Rheumatic Heart Disease Collaboration in Mozambique (Daniel Sidi, MD)
16.30 - 17.00 Discussion

Further details are available as follows:

Heart Valve Society

HVS 2016 Preliminary Program

HVS 2016 Schedule at a glance