CHFR workshop: Mechanisms for Arrhythmias, 2014

Center for Heart Failure Research invites clinicians and basic researchers
with an interest in arrhythmias to participate at our annual workshop.

Time: Thursday April 3rd 2014 12.00 – 16.00
Location: Oslo University Hospital Ullevål, Building 25, (”Laboratoriebygget”), Rødt Auditorium
Organizers: Kristina Haugaa, Oslo University Hospital and
Mathis Korseberg Stokke, Lovisenberg Diakonale Hospital

This year`s invited lecture will be given by Prof. Christian Wolpert, Klinikum Ludwigsburg, Germany:
"From the ECG to the gene and all the way back."
In addition, several ongoing projects will be presented and discussed.
Registration deadline for all participants: Tuesday April 1st


12.00: Free coffee and sandwiches to all pre-registered participants

12.25-12.30: Mathis K. Stokke, CHFR/IEMR/LDH
Welcome, practical information

12.30-13.15: Invited lecture:
Christian Wolpert, Klinikum Ludwigsburg, Germany
From the ECG to the gene and all the way back
Moderator: Knut Gjesdal, UoO/OUH

13.15-16.00: Project presentations

13.20-13.50: Ida Leren, CCI/OUH
Mechanical alterations in LQTS
Moderator: Kristina Haugaa, CCI/OUH

13.55-14.25: Trine F. Håland, CCI/OUH
Natural history and outcome of patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy and their mutation positive family members. Moderator: Thor Edvardsen, ISR/CCI/OUH

14.25-14.35: Coffee break

14.35-15.05: Tore K. Danielsen, IEMR
The effect of exercise training on Ca2+ wave probability after myocardial infarction depends on cardiac function at onset of training. Moderator: Mathis Korseberg Stokke, CHFR/IEMR/LDH

15.10-15.40: William E. Louch
EAD generation in mouse ventricular myocytes
Moderator: Ivar Sjaastad, IEMR/OUH

  • - Each project has a total of 30 minutes available for introduction, presentation and discussion.
  • - Each project presentation is briefly introduced by a supervisor or senior investigator on the project.
  • - Presentations are limited to 15 minutes.
  • - The presentations are followed by a plenary discussion moderated by the supervisor/senior investigator.

CHFR Center for Heart Failure Research, OUH Oslo University Hospital, IEMR Institute for Experimental Medical Research, ISR Institute for Surgical Research, CCI Center for Cardiological Innovation, LDH Lovisenberg Diakonale Hospital, UoO University of Oslo

Click to download program (PDF)

LOGO Mechanisms for arrhythmias

Registrations are only accepted until April 1 2014.











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