Structural Heart Symposium Agenda

Course Directors

Vinod H. Thourani, MD
MedStar Heart and Vascular Institute, Washington, DC

Gorav Ailawadi, MD
University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA

Michael J. Mack, MD
The Heart Hospital, Dallas, TX

Wilson Y. Szeto, MD
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Paul Sorajja, MD
Abbott Northwestern Hospital, Minneapolis, MN

Friday, August 23
7:00 a.m. REGISTRATION & BREAKFAST
7:35 a.m. Welcome, Announcements, and Introductory Remarks
Vinod H. Thourani, MD, Washington, DC and Gorav Ailawadi, MD, Charlottesville, VA
Session I: Transcatheter Mitral Valve Replacement
Moderators: Paul Sorajja, MD, Minneapolis, MN and Vinod H. Thourani, MD, Washington D.C.
7:35 a.m. Insights from the STS/ACC Transcatheter Valve Therapies Registry
Joseph E. Bavaria, MD, Philadelphia, PA
7:50 a.m. TMVR: The Tendyne System 
Gorav Ailawadi, MD, Charlottesville, VA
8:00 a.m. TMVR: The Intrepid System  
Christopher Meduri, MD, Atlanta GA
8:10 a.m. TMVR: The EVOQUE and SAPIEN M3 system
Wilson Y. Szeto, MD, Philadelphia, PA
8:20 a.m. Upcoming Technology for TMVR
Rebecca Hahn, MD, New York, NY
8:30 a.m. How to Start and Maintain a Successful Transcatheter Mitral Valve Center
Paul Sorajja, MD, Minneapolis, MN
8:40 a.m. Panel Discussion
9:00 a.m. BREAK
Session 2: Techniques in Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Surgery
Moderators: Vinay Badhwar, MD, Morgantown, WV and Gorav Ailawadi, MD, Charlottesville, VA
9:25 a.m. My Set-up for Minimally Invasive MV Surgery
Tom C. Nguyen, MD, Houston, TX
9:35 a.m. How I Perform a Robotic Mitral Valve P2 Prolapse Repair
T. Sloane Guy, MD, New York, NY
9:45 a.m. How I Perform a Chordal Repair via Minimally Invasive Right Thoracotomy
Vinod H. Thourani, MD, Washington, DC
9:55 a.m. Outcomes of Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Repair
Vinay Badhwar, MD, Morgantown, WV
10:05 a.m. Panel Discussion
10:30 a.m. BREAK
Session 3: Mitral Valve Breakouts
10:55 a.m. Breakout Sessions
Room 1: Mini MV Replacement  
Room 2: Mini MV Repair 
Room 3: Mini TV Repair
1:10 p.m. LUNCH
Session 4: Transcatheter Tricuspid Valve (TV) Techniques
Moderators: Mark Ricciardi, Chicago, IL and Gilbert Tang, MD, New York, NY
1:55 p.m. Transcatheter Tricuspid Repair: MitraClip
Paul Sorajja, MD, Minneapolis, MN
2:05 p.m. Transcatheter Tricuspid Repair: PASCAL
Robert Smith, MD, Dallas, TX
2:15 p.m. Transcatheter Tricuspid Repair: Cardioband
James Edelman, MD, Washington, DC
2:25 p.m. Direct Transcatheter Tricuspid Valve Replacement in De Novo Valves 
Mark Ricciardi, Chicago, IL
2:35 p.m. Super Vena Cava/Inferior Vena Cava Valve Placement for Tricuspid Regurgitation
Tsuyoshi Kaneko, MD, Boston, MA
2:45 p.m. Tricuspid Valve-in-Valve/ Valve-in-Ring    
Paul Sorajja, MD, Minneapolis, MN
2:55 p.m. Upcoming Technology for Tricuspid Regurgitation
Michael J. Mack, MD, Dallas, TX
3:05 p.m. Panel Discussion
3:30 p.m. BREAK
Session 5: Tricuspid Valve Hands-On Session
3:55 p.m. Breakout Sessions
Room 1: Transseptal MV Repair - Mitraclip
Room 2: Transcatheter MV Replacement - Tendyne
Room 3: Transcatheter MV Replacement - Intrepid
Room 4: T-MVIV
6:10 p.m. BREAK
Session 6: Friday Night Challenging Cases
Moderators: Rebecca Hahn, MD, New York, NY, Tom C. Nguyen, MD, Houston, TX, and Vinod H. Thourani, MD, Washington, DC
6:30 p.m. Mitral Valve Surgery in Mitral Annular Calcification - Part 1
Gorav Ailawadi, MD, Charlottesville, VA
6:45 p.m. Mitral Valve Surgery in Mitral Annular Calcification - Part 2
Tom C. Nguyen, MD, Houston, TX
7:00 p.m. Complex Transcatheter MV Repair
Jason H. Rogers, MD, Sacramento, CA
7:15 p.m. Concomitant Minimally Invasive MV and TV Repair
Joseph Lamelas, MD, Miami, FL
7:30 p.m. Minimally invasive MV and Atrial Fibrillation Maze
Vinay Badhwar, MD, Morgantown, WV
7:45 p.m. ADJOURN

 

Saturday, August 24
7:00 a.m. BREAKFAST
Session 7: Imaging and Management of Complications for Mitral Valve Surgery 
Moderators: Robert L. Smith, MD, Dallas, TX and Mark Ricciardi, Chicago, IL
7:30 a.m. How to Repair a Valve by Echocardiography
Rebecca T. Hahn, MD, New York, NY
7:40 a.m. Transcatheter Transeptal Puncture: A Guide for Surgeons
Tsuyoshi Kaneko, MD, Boston, MA
7:50 a.m. The Essentials of Computed Tomography Imaging for Transcatheter MV and TV Surgery
Gilbert Tang, MD, New York, NY
8:00 a.m. Preventing Left Ventricular Outflow Tract Obstruction in TMVR: From LAMPOON to BASILICA
James Edelman, MD, Washington, DC
8:10 a.m. Management of Complications after TMVR
Brian T. Bethea, MD, Baltimore, MD
8:20 a.m. Management of Complications after Minimally Invasive MV surgery
Robert L. Smith, MD, Dallas, TX
8:30 a.m. Panel Discussion
8:55 a.m. BREAK
Session 8: Hands-on Breakout Sessions
9:20 a.m. Hands-on Breakout Sessions
Room 1: CT Post Processing - 3Mensio
Room 2: TEE - Baylis
Room 3: ICE Simulator - Siemens 
Room 4: Transseptal MV Repair – Abbott Mitraclip
11:35 a.m. Transition from Breakouts to Working Lunch
Session 9: Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
Moderators: Gorav Ailawadi, MD, Charlottesville, VA and Jason H. Rogers, MD, Sacramento, CA
12:00 p.m. COAPT: How It Changed the Management of Functional Mitral Regurgitation
Michael J. Mack, MD, Dallas, TX
12:10 p.m. Transapical Chordal Replacement: HARPOON
James Edelman, MD, Washington, DC
12:20 p.m. Transapical Chordal Replacement: NeoChord
Gilbert Tang, MD, New York, NY
12:30 p.m. Transseptal Annuloplasty Incomplete Ring: Cardioband
Vinod H. Thourani, MD, Washington, DC
12:40 p.m. Transseptal Annuloplasty Complete Ring: Millipede
Jason H. Rogers, MD, Sacramento, CA
12:50 p.m. Transseptal MV Repair: MitraClip and PASCAL
Jason Rogers, MD, Sacremento, CA
1:00 p.m. Upcoming Technologies in Transcatheter MV repair
Steven F. Bolling, MD, Ann Arbor, MI
1:10 p.m. Panel Discussion
1:30 p.m. BREAK
Session 10:  Case Presentations 
Moderators: Steven F. Bolling, MD, Ann Arbor, MI and Brian Bethea, MD, Baltimore, MD
1:45 p.m. Minimally Invasive TV Repair    
Gorav Ailawadi, MD, Charlottesville, VA
2:00 p.m. Transcatheter Tricuspid Valve-in-Valve
Steven F. Bolling, MD, Ann Arbor, MI
2:15 p.m. Transcatheter Mitral Valve-in-Valve Implantation
Gilbert Tang, MD, New York, NY
2:30 p.m. Transcatheter Mitral Valve-in-Ring Implantation
Brian T. Bethea, MD, Baltimore, MD
2:45 p.m. Minimally Invasive Redo MV Surgery
Robert L. Smith, MD, Dallas, TX
3:00 p.m. How I Managed My Worse Minimally Invasive MV Complication
T. Sloane Guy, MD, New York, NY
3:15 p.m. Closing Remarks
Vinod H. Thourani, MD, Washington, DC and Gorav Ailawadi, MD, Charlottesville, VA
3:30 p.m. ADJOURN

Last Updated: 7/19/19
Agenda and speakers subject to change. 

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The Society of Thoracic Surgeons is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Society of Thoracic Surgeons designates this live activity for a maximum of 16.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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