The PVRI was delighted to co-sponsor the 1st PVRI PH meeting in Ukraine on 27 September 2018, which was held during the Russian National Congress of Cardiology, 25-28 September 2018, in Kiev.
This event, entitled Establishing the Ukrainian Centre of Excellence in Pulmonary Hypertension Symposium, was organised by Professor Yuriy Sirenko, National Scientific Centre MD Strazhesko Institute of Cardiology, whom we warmly thank.
- Faculty of the Institute of Cardiology, National Academy of Medical Sciences of Ukraine, Kiev
- Professor Sheila Glennis Haworth CBE, University College London, UK
- Dr Simon Gibbs, Imperial College London, UK
Topics for discussion included
- Classification of pulmonary hypertension and its application
- Thrombo-embolic pulmonary hypertension and pulmonary hypertension in left heart disease.