WEBINAR: Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection (SCAD)

Event Details
Emergency Medicine / Other
23 Jul 2024
23 Jul 2024
Medical Practitioner / Nurse and 0 more

Webinar Details

Rural Health West in conjunction with Heart Foundation, WA Rheumatic Heart Disease Register and the Australian Cardiovascular Health and Rehabilitation Association invite you to this interactive webinar to assist health professionals working in rural areas.
We are very excited to have secured Dr Iman Shiekh to speak on such an important, current topic.

Hosted by:

Helen McLean – National program Coordinator, Heart Support Australia, ACRA Education & Training sub-committee

Presented by:

Dr Imran Shiekh – A Consultant Cardiologist with expertise in General and Interventional Cardiology. He completed Physician and Advanced Cardiology Training from Royal Perth Hospital, Australia. Imran is highly skilled in variety of coronary interventional procedures.
He gained comprehensive expertise in radial and femoral access coronary interventions during his fellowships in prestigious institutions in Canada and Australia – Vancouver General Hospital, Liverpool Hospital and Fiona Stanley Hospital. He also completed Advanced Heart Failure / Cardiac Transplant Fellowship from Fiona Stanley Hospital.
Imran has keen interest in management of Chest Pain Syndromes, Acute Coronary Syndrome, Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection (SCAD), Microvascular Coronary Artery Disease, Heart Failure, Cardiovascular risk assessment and management and Coronary Revascularization.

Webinar overview

  • Clinical presentation and symptoms of SCAD
  • Treatment approaches
  • Prognosis and long-term outcomes of SCAD patients
  • Risk factors and predisposing conditions