Symposium: Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy in Humans and Other Animals
Friday, Sept. 13, 2-4 p.m.
Lecture Theatre B, Health Sciences Centre, Faculty of Medicine
The Atlantic Veterinary College at UPEI invites you to attend a symposium exploring the commonality of animal and human medicine, through a One Health-themed symposium. “Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy in Humans and Other Animals” will feature lectures from AVC-UPEI Department of Companion Animals’s veterinary cardiologist, Dr. Etienne Côté, and world-renowned medical cardiologist, Dr. Barry Maron, foremost authority on hypertrophic cardiomyopathy and Director of Clinical Research at Tufts Medical Centre, Tufts University.
During the symposium, each speaker will lecture on the subject from their species-specific viewpoint, followed by a panel-style question and answer session. Dr. Lynne O’Sullivan, Cardiologist, Department of Companion Animals at AVC-UPEI, will moderate the symposium which will run from 2:00 p.m. until 4:00 pm on Friday, September 13, 2019 as a live web-conferencing being shown in the Faculty of Medicine, Lecture Theatre B, Health Sciences Centre. It will be available online this direct link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uR5AKChWL4E.
The lecture will explore how a more comprehensive, collaborative “One Health” approach could impact and improve health practices in human and animal medicine.
Funding for the symposium has been provided by The Pegasus Family Foundation and the Silicon Valley Community Foundation.
Presented by Faculty of Medicine