We plan to create several resources in collaboration with our medical advisors, professional associations and patient partners. Please feel free to download, use and share these resources.
If you have suggestions for a new resource or plan to use elements of our existing resources, please get in contact first so that we can support and provide guidance.
TADCT Virtual Launch March 2021
BSMS International Cardiothoracic Surgical Conference for Medical Students and Junior Doctors
1st May 2021 | 9:00-18:00 BST | Virtual
Educational session designed to give student and junior doctors an understanding of aortic dissection and how best to approach the condition, including a patient and relative’s perspective.
WMAS Quality Assured CPD Event
7th May 2021 | 15:00 BST | Virtual
The Detectable Killer
Paramedic and pre-hospital aortic dissection education event covering an overview of the condition, key facts, symptoms, assessment and management.
SCTS Virtual Annual Meeting
9th May 2021 | 14:30 BST | Virtual | Aortic Surgery I
Acute type A aortic dissection; A National Perspective.
Presented by Graham Cooper, a trustee at The Aortic Dissection Charitable Trust.
College of Paramedics National Conference
12th May 2021 | 13:15 BST | Virtual | Stream Two
Aortic dissection: the silent killer. Essential knowledge for early recognition and clinical guidance for pre-hospital clinicians.
Presented by Simon Rose MCPara, Paramedic, East of England Ambulance Service, pre-hospital education lead at The Aortic Dissection Charitable Trust.
EURORDIS Membership Meeting 2021
12th May 2021 | 10:30 and 14:00 BST | Virtual
Living in a Virtual World: Online Conferences and Fundraisers
Workshop and presentation covering advice for patient organisations wishing to work with celebrities and influencers to promote their cause and maximise their profile. Lead by Catherine Fowler, a trustee and aortic dissection campaigner.
8th June 2021 | 20:00 BST | Virtual
Aortic Dissection: The Detectable Killer
The charity’s collaboration with CPDme will bring an engaging educational series of webinars focusing on each aspect of the aortic dissection pathway to improve knowledge and patient outcomes.
The first of the series will be led by Simon Rose a HCPC registered Paramedic working for the East of England Ambulance Service who has trained over 500 pre-hospital clinicians on how to identify this time-critical condition.
How you can help
We are always looking for people to volunteer and support our charity. Find out how you can help and engage with The Aortic Dissection Charitable Trustt