Cardiovascular SIG Webinar - COVID19

Thu 25 June 2020
A free virtual meeting utilising MS Teams Live Event to discuss the challenges we are facing in the current pandemic regarding older people cardiovascular diseases. This first meeting will sketch out some of our experiences to date in addressing the pandemic, the known cardiovascular complications in older people arising from a COVID19 infection and how to prepare to treat older patients, without COVID19, but with cardiovascular diseases requiring management.

Who should join:

  • All professionals providing healthcare to older people


  • Further attendees’ overall knowledge and understanding of current research and practice in healthcare of older people in core and difficult areas
  • Improve attendees’ skills in the treatment and healthcare of older people
  • Inspire attendees to achieve personnel excellence in healthcare of older people
  • Take away new activities and ideas to progress their workplace’s services

FAQs and support to join

Thursday, 25 June 2020 13:00-14:30 (1 hours 30 minutes)

All professionals providing healthcare to older people are invited to join.

Participants should join up to 10 minutes before the webinar allowing time to resolve any login issue before the start.

We encourage you to participate to the polls while you wait on using #BGSCardio20


• Use the Q&A function to interact with the presenters and take part discussion
Find out how to use Teams Webinar

• Participate to Polls via Slido #BGSCardio20. Learn how to join

• Connect on Twitter @GeriSoc #BGSConf

Technical issues

Before joining this live event

Make sure your browser allows third-party cookies.

Ensure your browser supports Microsoft Teams and Microsoft Azure Media Player.

There is a Q&A function to interact with the presenters. Familiarise yourself with the details here before the meeting. 

Check your emails for the joining link. Any issues please email registrations [at] bgs [dot] org [dot] uk