Wessex Heartbeat Charity logo
Southampton Childrens Hospital

You're invited!

We are excited to host the upcoming 'Lunch & Learn' meeting on the 14th of September, 2023. This event promises to be an insightful gathering of medical professionals and enthusiasts, discussing the latest advancements and breakthroughs in the field.


Date September 14th, 2023
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
The Lecture Theatre, The Heartbeat Education Centre, Level F, North Wing.

Event Highlights

  • Real-life case studies on how 3D patient-specific models improved patient outcomes.
  • Networking opportunities with fellow professionals.
  • How AI technology is making Patient-specific models more accessible to hospitals.
  • Demonstration of 3D Materials that can be mimic cardiac and bone tissue.

Honorary Speakers

Mr Nicola Viola and Dr Tara Bharucha, accomplished professionals in cardiology and paediatric medicine, will be presenting at our 'Lunch & Learn' meeting. Mr. Viola, a leading congenital cardiac surgeon, combines clinical expertise with extensive teaching and research contributions. Dr. Bharucha, a consultant paediatric cardiologist, excels in fetal cardiology and runs a muscular dystrophy clinic, also serving as the research lead for paediatric cardiology. Together, they bring a wealth of knowledge to our event.

Your prompt response will greatly assist us in effectively organizing various aspects of the event, including catering demands and any other specific requirements you may have.


Sophie m

Sophie McIlveen

Client Success Manager, Axial3D

Sophie is a Biomedical Engineer with over four years of experience in the medical 3D Printing industry.

N Viola 300 x 300

Mr Nicola Viola


Mr Viola is a cardiothoracic surgeon with a sub-specialty interest in paediatric and adult congenital cardiac surgery.

T bharucha

Dr Tara Bharucha

MB BChir MA (Cantab) MRCP FESC

Dr Bharucha is a consultant paediatric (children's) cardiologist who specialises in echocardiography (a scan to examine the heart) and heart failure.

22a091 6af7104bddff46c691a34c3ecf0956b8mv2

Mr Mark Ind

CEO of Heartbeat

Mr Ind is an experienced hotel management professional deeply committed to Heartbeat's mission.

Request a consultation.

Book a call with our experts to discuss how our patient-specific 3D solutions can help you.

Get in Touch