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A multidisciplinary team sit around a table, discussing a patient's treatment options.
A multidisciplinary team sit around a table, discussing a patient's treatment options.
A multidisciplinary team sit around a table, discussing a patient's treatment options.

Events

We offer free in-person and online seminars throughout the year, featuring our own experts who present the latest information on a variety of health topics. Each seminar is interactive and followed by a Q&A session with the presenter.

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

  • Online

    Understanding Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

    Join our panel of Johns Hopkins heart specialists for a two-part virtual seminar.

    Part 1: Basics of Diagnosis and Treatment

    Want to learn more about hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM)? Join our panel of Johns Hopkins heart specialists who will provide an overview of this condition, its medical management, pediatric HCM, genetics, and septal reduction therapies during this two-hour virtual seminar.

    Schedule:

    • Introduction: Jose Madrazo, M.D., Director of the Johns Hopkins Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Center & Charles Lowenstein, M.D, Director of Johns Hopkins Division of Cardiology and Co-Director of the Johns Hopkins Heart and Vascular Institute
    • Introduction, Medical Management and Role of Imaging in HCM: Jose Madrazo, M.D.
    • Genetics of HCM: Emily Brown, MGC, CGC, Genetic Counselor
    • Pediatric HCM: Anne Murphy, M.D.,  Professor of Pediatrics
    • Alcohol Septal Ablation for HCM: Jon Resar, M.D., Professor of Medicine and Director of Interventional Cardiology
    • Surgical Management of HCM: James Gammie, M.D., Surgical Lead and Co-Director of the Johns Hopkins Heart and Vascular Institute

    Part 2: Arrhythmias, Special Circumstances, and the Future

    Join Johns Hopkins heart specialists for a two-hour virtual seminar, during which they will provide information about HCM, including an overview of abnormal heart rhythms, special circumstances, research, and future therapies in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy.

    Schedule:

    • Introduction: Jose Madrazo, M.D., Director of the Johns Hopkins Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Center & Charles Lowenstein, M.D, Director of Johns Hopkins Division of Cardiology and Co-Director of the Johns Hopkins Heart and Vascular Institute
    • Sudden Cardiac Death in HCM: Andreas Barth, M.D., Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Medicine and Director of the Center for Inherited Heart Diseases
    • Atrial Arrhythmias in HCM: Jonathan Chrispin, M.D., Assistant Professor of Medicine and Director of Ventricular Arrhythmia Research
    • Advanced Heart Failure Management: Virginia Hahn, M.D., Assistant Professor of Medicine
    • Counseling (sports, pregnancy, special circumstances): Lili Barouch, M.D, Assistant Professor of Medicine
    • Future Therapies: Ed Kasper, M.D., Professor of Medicine and Director of Clinical Cardiology
    • Research: Genome-Wide Association Studies in HCM : Cindy James, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Medicine
    • Being a Part of HCM Research: Rebecca McClellan, M.G.C., C.G.C., Genetic Counselor
    • Q&A Session