Leading the World in Cardiac Interventions

19/10/2015

​Two Intervention Cardiologists from Belfast Trust, Dr Simon Walsh and Colm Hanratty, broadcasted recently on three Complex Cardiology Interventional procedures live online to the Trans catheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) Conference in San Francisco.

Over 20,000 medical professionals at the Trans catheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) Conference held in San Francisco, the world’s largest and most important educational meeting, specializing in interventional cardiovascular medicine will follow Dr Simon Walsh and Dr Colm Hanratty carry out three complex procedures.

Dr Niall Herity Clinical Director said “Belfast Trust is recognised internationally as a leading centre for innovation, research and education in interventional cardiology. We have been at the forefront of adopting new technologies and techniques to improve patient care over many years. This includes TAVI, structural heart and coronary intervention. We share training and teaching of colleagues and are well known for Cardiology education”.

The invitation to broadcast globally is significant for Belfast Trust as the Conference for over 25 years has been the centre of cutting-edge educational content, showcasing the latest advances in current therapies and clinical research to the world”.