East of England Cardiology & Cardiothoracic Surgery Undergraduate Conference 2019

12th January 2019
Thomas Paine Study Centre, UEA Campus
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The University of East Anglia’s Cardiology Society presents its 1st East of England Undergraduate Cardiology & Cardiothoracic Surgery Conference. The conference will take place on Saturday 12th January 2019 hosted in the Thomas Paine Study Centre on the UEA campus. Through this event, we hope to further cultivate interest in the specialty, the training pathway, as well as promote current research in cardiology from the East Anglia region and further afield.

Aims and Objectives

  • Explore careers in Cardiology with a focus on women in Cardiology, along with tips for boosting your portfolio
  • Excite students with fun and interactive workshops to help invigorate interest in the specialty
  • Provide opportunities for students to network with local Cardiologists, including the opportunity to have their research appraised
  • Discover new areas of cardiology and the future of Cardiology as a specialty

Fee, Date and Venue

  • Date : 12th January 2019
  • Venue : Thomas Paine Study Centre, UEA Campus
  • Conference Fee:
    £15.00 for UEA Cardiology Society members Cardiology Society members
    £19.00 for non-members
  • No of Places Available : 100
  • Target Audience : Medical students, years 2-4




Our Programme

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Time Programme
0930 – 0950 Registration & Tea/Coffee
0950 – 1000 Introduction to Conference By Tom Bright & Api Yogeswaran
1000 – 1040 The Future of Cardiology Speaker TBC
1040 – 1120 Careers & Women in Cardiology Speaker TBC
1120 – 1200 Cardiac Surgery in the 21st Century By Bhuvaneswari Bibleraaj
1200 – 1300 Lunch & Poster presentations By Professor Marcus Flather
Afternoon workshops (3 groups to rotate every hour)
1300 – 1400 Cardiac Echocardiography By Charles Graham
1400 – 1500 Cardiac Surgery Simulation By Bhuvaneswari Bibleraaj
1500 – 1600 Emergencies in Cardiology ‘The Abnormal ECG’ By Vassilios

Organising Committee

  • Mr Thomas Bright
  • President - ApiYogeswaran
  • Secretary - Aqsah Tariq
  • Mr Harry Mathewson
  • Conference Officer - Sadian Choudhury
  • Miss Nikita Soni
  • Mr Ozzie Bartlett
  • Treasurer - Janavi Shah
  • Miss Millie Bach


  • Professor Marcus Flather (Clinical Professor in Medicine, UEA Medical Faculty & Head of Cardiology Module)
  • Dr BhuvaneswariBibleraaj (Senior Lecturer at Edge Hill University)