WELCOME MESSAGE

Bangla Interventional Therapeutics (BIT) an International Conference is completing one decade, a meaningful glorious 10 years in 2020. The annual conference of Bangla Interventional Therapeutics (BIT) of 2020 will be held at Kolkata from 31st January till 2nd February at Novotel Kolkata Hotel And Residences, at Action Area 1C, Newtown, Rajarhat.

Over last 10 years our association with Transcatheter Therapeutics (TCT) has become very strong and so is our presence in the main TCT meeting in USA. This year American College of Cardiology and Europe group EURO PCR have joined us.

This year updated topics on coronary interventions, complex high risk indicated procedures(CHIP), Peripheral vascular Interventions, Structural heart disease interventions, (TAVR, Mitra Clip), Device therapy in heart failure, bridge to heart transplantations, sudden cardiac arrest, leadless pacemaker, cardiovascular haemodynamics evaluation and other device assisted therapies will be discussed with eminent international Faculties. Theme of the conference is Innovation and Technology in Today’s Heart Care. Health Economics will also be discussed.

In addition, there will be exciting topics on medical therapy of heart failure, aggressive lipid managements, hypertension, cardiac arrhythmias, especially atrial fibrillation, Heart Failure and its modern treatment including heart transplantation will be discussed.

International faculties are from cardiovascular research foundation CRF, New York, (Our TCT Partner), from UK, New Zealand and Singapore and a truly committed vibrant colleagues of Interventional Cardiologists from India and Bangladesh

We indubitably acknowledge that our strength of success is our esteemed faculty and attending delegates. We fervently believe that journey of Bangla Interventional Therapeutics (BIT) during the First Decade has been prodigious. The Foreseeable future of BIT meeting will continue to glow as ever evocative in this subcontinent. BIT 2020, will be a truly exciting, enriching educational ‘International Interventional along with clinical cardio-academic bonanza. Please share your views, your ideas, your experience, your knowledge, your research, your skill. We are there to endorse!! BIT – Today is “Truly Global”. Have a great time from 31 January till 2 February at Kolkata, a city of this subcontinent which nurtures noble thoughts along with Nobel Laureates.

There will be more than 500 delegates attending this meeting. About 120 from different parts of Bangladesh, 5 from USA, 2 from UK 1 from Nepal. Dr Rabin Chakraborty and Dr Afzalur Rahman have been actively engaged to improve the modern cardiovascular care in this subcontinet fro last 10 years. Many cardiologists became knowledgable and gained confidence to perform high skilled procedure after atending BIT meeting.Every alteranate year it is being held in Kolkata and Dhaka. Reponse to this meeting is always very vibrant. Many young cardiologists are looking forward to eagerly to attend this meeting. Nurses and Technicians are also immenslly benefitted.

COURSE DIRECTORS

Prof. Dr Rabin Chakraborty

Sr. Vice Chairman

Medica Hospital Pvt. Ltd.

127, Mukundapur, E.M. Bypass

Kolkata - 700 099, India


rabinchak.heart@gmail.com

Dr Shuvanan Ray

Director and Chief of Cardiology

Fortis Hospital, Kokata, India

 

Prof. Dr Afzalur Rahman

Former Director

National Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases

Sher-e-Bangla Nagar

Dhaka -1207, Bangladesh


afzarul.bit@gmail.com

Dr NAM Momenuzzaman

Director and Chief of Cardiology

United Hospital, Dhaka, Bangladesh