Saturday, October 14, 2017

7:30 am         Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:00 am         Welcome and Introduction

                       Ralph J. Damiano, Jr., MD and Alan Zajarias, MD       

8:10 am         Role of Biomarkers in the Management of Patients 

                       with Valvular Heart Disease

                       Brian R. Lindman, MD       

8:30 am         The Use of 3-D Echocardiography for the Diagnosis

                       and Treatment of Complex Valvular Disease 

                       Nishath Quader, MD       

8:50 am          3-D Printing: An Emerging Technology for Guiding Therapy 

                        in Patients with Heart Disease  

                        Shafkat Anwar, MD        

9:10 am          PANEL DISCUSSION       

9:30 am          BREAK / VISIT EXHIBITS     

9:50 am          Update: State-of-the-Art Catheter-Based Mitral Valve Repair 

                        Paul Sorajja, MD      

10:20 am        Management of Coronary Disease in Patients with 

                         Valvular Heart Disease 

                         John M. Lasala, MD, PhD       

10:40 am        Alternative Access Techniques for Transcatheter Aortic Valve 

                        Replacement: Where Are We in 2017? 

                        Hersh Maniar, MD       

11:00 am        Valve-in-Valve Therapy for Prosthetic Valve Dysfunction 

                        Alan Zajarias, MD              

11:20 am         Perioperative Care of Patients Undergoing Transcatheter Valve Replacement:                          Managing Costs While Maintaining Quality 

                         Spencer J. Melby, MD        

11:40 am        PANEL DISCUSSION     

12:00 pm        LUNCH / VISIT EXHIBITS     

1:00 pm          Interesting Case Presentations 

                        Moderators: Ralph J. Damiano, Jr., MD, John M. Lasala, MD, PhD, Hersh Maniar, MD, 

                        Alan Zajarias, MD

2:00 pm          Transcatheter Mitral Valve Replacement 

                        Anson Cheung, MD           


2:40 pm          Management of Heart Block and Conduction Disturbances 

                        Mitchell N. Faddis, MD, PhD       

3:00 pm          Management of Atrial Fibrillation 

                        Ralph J. Damiano, Jr., MD       

3:20 pm          PANEL DISCUSSION       

3:30 pm          Course Adjourn