HCM & Phenocopies: Differential Diagnoses of a Thick Ventricle in Cats
Tue 18 January 2022 18:00-19:00
You've got a feline patient with thickened ventricles, now what? Join SSAVS for a chat with Dr. Jose Novo Matos, of the University of Cambridge, to discuss HCM and other cardiomyopathies in cats and how to approach these cases.
FREE for members
£2 for non-members
About our speaker:
Jose Novo Matos DVM DipECVIM (Cardiology) MRCVS
EBVS® European Veterinary Specialist in Small Animal Cardiology
RCVS Recognised Specialist in Small Animal Cardiology
Principal Clinical Cardiologist- Cambridge University- The Queen's Veterinary School Hospital
Jose graduated from the University of Lisbon, Portugal, in 2005. After three years working in the Small Animal School Hospital of the University of Lisbon, he moved to Switzerland where he completed a Cardiology residency at the University of Zurich. He became an ECVIM-CA Cardiology Diplomate in 2014 and was awarded RCVS specialist status in Cardiology in 2015. Jose then worked as a Senior Lecturer in Small Animal Cardiology in the Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, before moving to the Royal Veterinary College where he completed a PhD on Feline Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy under the supervision of Professor Virginia Luis Fuentes. During his PhD Jose also worked as a cardiology consultant at Davies Veterinary Specialists. Jose is now working at the University of Cambridge, as Principal Clinical Cardiologist at the Queen’s Veterinary School Hospital.
His areas of clinical and research interest are primarily feline cardiomyopathies and echocardiography.