Genetic Heart Disease Clinic Patient Information Day

Saturday 10th September, 2016

Charles Perkins Centre Auditorium, University of Sydney

The Genetic Heart Disease (GHD) Clinic at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital is pleased to welcome you to our patient day on Saturday 10th September, 2016.

Partners, friends and family welcome.

Hear the latest in Genetic Heart Disease from our team!


9:00am      Tea & coffee
9:30am      Welcome from Prof Chris Semsarian
9:35am      Update in Genetic Heart Diseases
10:00am   Basics of Genetics
10:15am    Genetic Testing and Family Screening
10:30am    Morning tea
11:00am    Adjusting to your diagnosis
11:20am    ICD therapy
11:40pm    The role of research
12:00pm    Lunch & research opportunities
1:30pm      The Cardiomyopathies
[Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM), Familial dilated cardiomyopathy (FDC), Arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy (ARVC), Left ventricular non-compaction (LVNC)]
2:00pm     The Arrhythmias
[Long QT Syndrome (LQTS), Brugada Syndrome (BrS), Catecholaminergic polymorphic VT (CPVT)]
2:30pm     Q & A session
3:00pm     Afternoon Tea and Close


Please register by Monday 5th September

Register at

Suported by:

St Jude Medical

Charles Perkins Centre, University of Sydney


For more information getting to the Charles Perkins Centre click here

Any questions please contact Laura Yeates Ph: (02) 95656187 or email: