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PCCS2009 e-News #3

editorial

We now have just over four months to the Congress and have had a tremendous response to our call for Abstracts.

There are almost 1500 abstracts that are currently being judged including posters presentation and we anticipate that the total number of presentations – including posters – for the Congress will be close to 2000.

This is a marvellous response and...

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Joint Chairmen
Professor Jim Wilkinson FRCP, FRACP, FACC, FRCPCH, FCSANZ
Senior Cardiologist, Royal Children's Hospital, VIC
Dr Peter Pohlner FRACS
A/Medical Director Cardiothoracic Surgery, Prince Charles Hospital, QLD

program update

A varied program of specialty symposia and master classes has been put together.

Specialty symposia, given by leaders in their fields to an expert audience, are planned for topics including congenitally corrected transposition, pulmonary atresia/VSD/MAPCAs and cardiac development.

Symposia on complex reconstruction...

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Chairmen of Program Committee
Prof Dan Penny MD, FRACP, FRCPI, MRCPCH, PhD
Director of Cardiology, Royal Children’s Hospital
Associate Professor David Winlaw MD, FRACS
Paediatric Cardiac Surgeon, The Children's Hospital, Westmead

sponsorship

We are pleased that support from Industry in terms of sponsorship and exhibit space is growing fast.

Our sponsors recognized the possibilities available to them through our series of plenary sessions which will cover all major topics of relevance including...

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Joint Chairmen
Professor Jim Wilkinson FRCP, FRACP, FACC, FRCPCH, FCSANZ
Senior Cardiologist, Royal Children's Hospital, VIC
Dr Peter Pohlner FRACS
A/Medical Director Cardiothoracic Surgery, Prince Charles Hospital, QLD

sponsorship

PICS this year is being organized in conjunction with the World Congress.

This is the 13th consecutive year of PICS meetings and this meeting is promising to be of very high educational value with a wide range of didactic sessions as well as live cases that will be transmitted from around the world. We have invited the best of the best to share their knowledge and expertise with you. We hope to see you all at PICS in Cairns. For more detailed info about the program: www.picsymposium.com


Chairman of PICS
Ziyad Hijazi MD
Chair Interventional committee of World Congress
Geoffrey K Lane
MB BS, FRACP, FACC, FCSANZ

 
     
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