Australian Cardiovascular Health and Rehabilitation Association Inc.
Australian Cardiovascular Health and Rehabilitation Association Inc.

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Conference Program at a glance

Please note that the conference program is subject to change at any time. Keep referring back to this page for the latest news and updates!

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Monday 30 July 2018: Pre-Conference Workshop

08:00 – 18:00 Registration Desk Open
11:00 – 13:30 Pre-Conference Workshop in Advanced Heart Failure
“What’s New in Heart Failure Management?”

Topics include:

  • Emerging Treatments in Heart Failure
  • Remote Monitoring and Management of the Heart Failure Patient
  • Management of Renal Impairment in Heart Failure
  • HF Patient management via Telehealth: the Nurse Practitioner perspective
  • The Future of Valvular Disease Interventions to Manage Heart Failure
  • Emerging Treatments for the Patient with a Ventricular Assist Device
  • The future of Cardiac Transplant: ‘Heart-in-a-box’
  • New Models of Care in Heart Failure Management – Where to from here?
13:30 – 14:15 Lunch, Poster Display and Trade Exhibition
14:15 – 15:45 Pre-Conference Workshop in Advanced Heart Failure Continued
15:45 – 16:00 Afternoon Tea, Poster Display and Trade Exhibition
16:00 – 17:00 Members Forum
17:00 – 20:00 Welcome Reception (including Networking Speed Dating Event)
Hotel Grand Chancellor Brisbane

 

Tuesday 31 July 2018: Day One

07:00 – 17:00 Registration Desk Open
07:15 – 08:00 Heart Foundation Breakfast Symposium
08:30 – 10:25 Plenary Session 1: “Collaborate”
10:25 – 10:45 Morning Tea, Poster Display and Trade Exhibition
10:45 – 12:30 Plenary Session 2
13:30 – 15:30 Concurrent and Breakout Sessions
15:30 – 16:00 Afternoon Tea, Poster Display and Trade Exhibition
16:00 – 16:50 Plenary Session 3: "Create"
16:50 End of Day One
18:00 Busses depart Hotel Grand Chancellor for the QLD Gallery of Modern Art
18:30 –
23:00
ACRA 2018 ASM Gala Dinner
Queensland Gallery of Modern Art

 

Wednesday 1 August 2018: Day Two

07:30 – 17:00 Registration Desk Open
08:45 – 10:45 Plenary Session 4: “Grow”
10:45 – 11:15 Morning Tea, Poster Display and Trade Exhibition
11:15 – 12:30 Breakout Sessions
12:30 – 13:15 Lunch, Poster Display and Trade Exhibition
13:15 – 14:20 Concurrent Sessions
14:20 – 15:30 Invited Speaker Sessions
15:30 – 15:50 Afternoon Tea, Poster Display and Trade Exhibition
10:45 – 12:30 Plenary Session 2
13:30 – 15:30 Concurrent and Breakout Sessions
15:50 – 16:50 Plenary Session 5: "Grow"
16:50 – 17:00 ACRA 2019 ASM Promotion
17:00 Conference Conclusion