INSIGNEO senior seminars:Integrative Modelling of Cardiovascular Physiology
Monday, 14 October 2013 from 13:30 to 17:30 (BST)
The INSIGNEO Institute for in silico medicine has been created to achieve the scientific ambition behind the Virtual Physiological Human to produce a transformational impact on healthcare. This multi-disciplinary symposium brings together leading experts to present state-of-the-art modelling of cardiovascular disease.
13:30 – 13:40 Introduction to INSIGNEO Institute of In Silico Medicine (Dr Keith McCormack)
13:40 – 14:00 Coronary heart disease(Dr Andrew Narracott, Dr Paul Morris)
14:00 – 14:20 Pulmonary hypertension (Dr David Kiely, Prof Jim Wild)
14:20 – 14:40 Cardiac Arrhythmia (Dr Nick Kelland, Dr Richard Clayton)
14:40 – 15:00 Vascular Mechanobiology: In Silcio and In Vitro Modelling(Dr Paul Watton, Dr Cecile Perrault)
Coffee and Pastries
15:30 – 16:10 Modelling cerebral aneurysms (Prof Anne Robertson, U of Pittsburgh, USA)
16:10 – 16:40 Translating Multi-scale Cardiac Modelling into the Clinic (Dr Steven Niederer, KCL, London, UK)
16:40 – 17:00 Successes, Directions and Open challenges in Vascular Biology (Prof Paul Evans, Dr Sheila Francis)
17:00 – 17:30 Panel Discussion ‘Modelling Cardiovascular Physiology: Integrative Research and The Roadmap Ahead’ (Paul Evans, Julian Gunn, Anne Robertson, Steve Niederer)
17:30 – 21:00 Discussion continued in local venue
Please register for this symposium (its free) to confirm your attendance.
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