Professor Christopher Semsarian AM, Head of the Agnes Ginges Centre for Molecular Cardiology at the Centenary Institute and Dr Michael J. Ackerman, M.D. (Mayo Clinic) have jointly participated in a live Q&A session on the topic of COVID-19 and genetic heart disease.
Hosted by the Sudden Arrhythmia Death Syndromes (SADS) Foundation the live chat covered key advice relating to the SADS community and the developing coronavirus pandemic. Questions from members of the public were also answered by the two cardiovascular specialists.
A recording of the session can be viewed online at any time at the following link: https://youtu.be/GmG_3IwyOfQ
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