Friday, August 17, 2018

     

7:00 am           Registration / Continental Breakfast

                          La Cantera Ballroom I & II

 

7:45 am            Welcome and Introduction

                          Steven R. Bailey, MD and S. Hinan Ahmed, MD

 

SESSION I         

METABOLOMICS AND ATHEROSCLEROSIS 

Moderators: TBD

Panelists: TBD

 

8:00 am           Directly Targeting Inflammation: Impact of targeted  Interleukin-1 Beta                           Therapy 

                          Christie Ballantyne, MD; Peter Libby, MD

 

8:20 am            What Will Drive CV Therapy in the Next Ten Years

                          TBD 

 

8:40 am            Cardiovascular Disease in Women

                          Nanette K. Wenger, MD

 

9:00 am            Changing Landscape of CV Treatment in Type 2 Diabetes 

                          Robert J. Chilton, DO

 

9:20 am            Human Microbiome: New Consideration in CV Treatments

                          Roger K. Muse, MD 

 

9:40 am           Q&A

 

9:45 am           BREAK / VISIT EXHIBITS

     

SESSION II       

OPTIMIZING THERAPY FOR HEART FAILURE 

Moderators: TBD

Panelists: TBD

 

10:00 am         Update on New Pharmacological Therapy for Heart Failure

                          Biykem Bozkurt, MD, PhD     

 

10:20 am         Renal, Metabolic and Cardiovascular Considerations of SGLT2 Inhibition

                         Ralph Defronzo, MD 

 

10:40 am         Stem Cell Therapy Improves Outcomes in Severe Heart Failure 

                         Timothy D. Henry MD 


11:00 am         HFrEF vs. HFpEF: Optimal Therapy for the Hospitalized Patient

                         TBD

 

11:20 am         ARNI’s in Advanced Heart Failure: How Do They Work and When Should I Use                           Them?

                          TBD

 

11:40 am       Q&A

 

11:45 am       PICK-UP LUNCH / VISIT EXHIBITS

 

12:00 pm       WORKING LUNCH BREAKOUT SESSIONS | Select One Session to Attend

 

LOCATION - La Cantera Ballroom I & II

Optimal Medical Therapy for HF in 2018: A Case-Based Approach

Moderators: Robert Chilton, DO; Scott Hummel, MD, MS; JoAnn Lindenfeld, MD                         

 

LOCATION - San Felipe

Indications and Strategies for Integrating Palliative Care for Patients with Advanced Heart Failure

Cynthia Saunders, MSN, RN, ACNP


SESSION III   

ADVANCES IN ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY

Moderators: TBD

Panelists: TBD

 

1:00 pm        Diastolic Function: Noninvasive Assessment and Clinical Implications

                      Paul A. Grayburn, MD

 

1:20 pm        Update on Treatment of Diastolic Dysfunction: Etiologies and Therapies

                      Ted E. Feldman, MD; Steven R. Bailey, MD

 

1:40 pm        The Guidelines: Current Recommendations for Echo Assessment in TAVR, Left                        Atrial Appendage Occlusion and MitraClip

                      Paul A. Grayburn MD

 

2:00 pm        TAVR: Special Cases: Mitral Regurgitation and Low-Flow, Low-Gradient Aortic                        Stenosis

                       John M. Erikson, MD, PhD

     

2:20 pm       Multimodality Imaging Evaluation of Adult Patients During and After Cancer                       Therapy

                      Ildiko Agoston, MD; Janet V. Hays, MD

 

2:40 pm       Q&A

 

2:45 pm       BREAK / VISIT EXHIBITS

 

SESSION IV   

UPDATE ON ELECTROPHYSIOLOGY

Moderators: TBD 

Panelists: TBD

 

3:00 pm       Recent Advancements in Ablation Catheters and Mapping Systems

                      Alan Helmbold, DO

 

3:20 pm        Leadless Pacemaker Technology

                      Manoj M. Panday, MD


3:40 pm       Ablation Strategies and Techniques   for VT/VF

                      Jayasree Pillarisetti, MD, MSc

 

4:00 pm       The Role of S-ICD Systems for Primary Prevention ICD Candidates

                     Martin P. Emert, MD

 

4:20 pm       Atrial Fibrillation and Stroke: Insights from the REVEAL AF Study

                     Bernard J. Gersh, MB, ChB, PhD

 

4:40 pm       Periprocedural Management of Anticoagulation in Patients With Nonvalvular                       Atrial Fibrillation: Impact of the Expert Consensus Document

                     John U. Doherty, MD; Ty J. Gluckman, MD; James l. Januzzi, MD

 

5:00 pm      Left Atrial Appendage Closure Techniques for Stroke Prevention 

                    Manoj M. Panday, MD


5:20 pm       Concluding Remarks

                     Steven R. Bailey, MD and S. Hinan Ahmed, MD


6:00 pm       COOL CASES OVER COLD COCKTAILS* 

                      Moderated Cases

                     Presenter 1: Discussant 1 and 2

                     Presenter 2: Discussant 3 and 4

                     Presenter 3: Discussant 5 and 6


  

* Not Accredited for CME or CE