First Meeting of the
Maltese Cardiac Society

21-22 January 2010

(eligible for 12 National CME credits (UEMS criteria), exactly equivalent to European CME Credits, ECMEC’s).

Note also coronary angiography course (simulator):

Advanced Coronary Angiography Course (23-24 January 2010)

Course description

2 day intensive course at graduate level with updates on a wide variety of cardiac topics along with live cases


21-22 January 2010


Dolmen Hotel, Qawra, Malta

Core Subjects

Ischaemic heart disease
Heart failure
Valvular heart disease
Investigation modalities: echocardiography, angiography
Arrhythmias and pacing
Congenital heart disease & Grown Up Cong. Heart Disease
Radiation and haemostasis at the Cath Lab
Live cases
Two cases will also be performed at Mater Dei Catheter Suite and transmitted live to the meeting hall.
The course will be  followed by an optional Advanced Coronary Angiography Course (23-24 January 2010) with separate payment.  There will be limited places for this courses.


Medical students, House Officers, Basic and Higher Specialist Trainees
Anaesthetists, Obstetricians
Nurses, Technicians, Radiographers, Physiotherapists and all other individuals working in fields related to cardiology


V Grech  – Malta (Co-ordinator)



M Caruana – Malta (Org. Committee)

O Aquilina – Malta (Org.Committee)


T Tilney – Malta (Org. Committee)

G Hindricks - Leipzig


G Ligabue - Modena

P Donnelly - Belfast


A Fenech – Malta

J Somerville – London


J DeGiovanni - London

H Felice – Malta


R Xuereb – Malta

M Xuereb – Malta


M Sammut – Malta

A Cassar – Malta


A. Manche Malta


Conference only



Early registration

(till 1 December 2009)


Regular registration



Accompanying persons program