• George S. Chrysant, MD

      Chief Scientific Officer
      INTEGRIS Heart Hospital
      Oklahoma City, OK

    • Marci S. Damiano, RN, MSN

      Clinical Nurse Coordinator
      Washington University School of Medicine
      St. Louis MO

    7:00 amREGISTRATION / CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST Foyer of Ballroom C, 6th Floor

    7:30 amWELCOME AND INTRODUCTION Ballroom A/B, 6th Floor
    George S. Chrysant, MD and Marci S. Damiano, RN

    Agenda Fellows Course
    SESSION I Moderators: George S. Chrysant, MD and Howard I. Kurz, MDPanelists: Michael A. Brown, MD, Adrian W. Messerli, MD, Neville F. Mistry, MD

    7:40 amThe Pearls for Survival in the Cath Lab Howard I. Kurz, MD

    8:10 amVascular Access and Closure Adrian W. Messerli, MD Case Presentation Bob Massey, RN

    8:30 amPharmacology in the Cath Lab / Hybrid Lab: Sedation, Anticoagulation, Antiplatelet, Vasopressors, etc. Hannah E. Pope, PharmD, BCPS Case Presentation Kathleen Schlafly, RN, BSN, CCRN

    9:00 amUpdates on PCI Guidelines and Appropriateness William B. Bachinsky, MD


    SESSION II | CORONARY STENT UPDATE Moderators: James A. Goldstein, MD, Jasvindar Singh, MD, Alan Zajarias, MDPanelists: George S. Chrysant, MD, Tim A. Fischell, MD, Michael Yeung, MD

    9:35 amStent Update 2018: What to Use Jasvindar Singh, MD and Matthew J. Chung, MD

    9:50 amApproach to Complex PCI: Tools, Skills, Cognition Tim A. Fischell, MD

    10:15 amRadiation Safety in the Cath Lab, “Do’s and Don’ts” James A. Goldstein, MD

    10:30 amImproving Quality Metrics in the Cath Lab: Acute Kidney Injury, Bleeding, Mortality, Readmission in the Cath Lab Amit P. Amin, MD Case Presentation Brandon Rahn, MHA and Brandy Dennis, MSN, RN

    10:50 amStructural Heart Disease 2018: Lessons on Procedure Techniques and Program Development Alan Zajarias, MD and Marci S. Damiano, RN

    11:10 amPearls of Documentation: Coding, Billing and Reimbursement in the Cath Lab Trinna Smith, CPC

    11:25 amFinding a Job: From Interview to Contract Negotiation Paul Larson, CFP, CLU

    11:40 amCase #1 – My Worst / Best Case in the First Two Years Edward Coverstone, MD

    11:50 amCase #2 Robert L. Shapiro, MD

    12:00 pmCase #3 Paul M. Lavigne, MD and Neville F. Mistry, MD

    12:10 pmCOURSE CONCLUSION George S. Chrysant, MD and Marci S. Damiano, RN

  •  THURSDAY, APRIL 12, 2018

    12:30 pmREGISTRATION Foyer of Ballroom C, 6th Floor

    1:05 pmWELCOME AND INTRODUCTION Ballroom A/B, 6th Floor Jasvindar Singh, MD

    SESSION I | STRUCTURAL HEART DISEASE I Moderators: John M. Lasala, MD, PhD and David G. Rizik, MDPanelists: Ralph J. Damiano, Jr., MD, Spencer J. Melby, MD, Steven J. Yakubov, MD

    1:15 pm KEYNOTE DEBATE: Future of Structural Heart Disease: A Surgeon's Perspective Ralph J. Damiano Jr., MD An Interventional Perspective Harold L. Dauerman, MD

    2:05 pm LIVE CASE 1Left Atrial Appendage Closure (LAAC)Live Case Satellite from Delray Medical Center, Delray Beach, FL Operator: Brijeshwar S. Maini, MD Moderators: Ralph J. Damiano Jr., MD, Harold L. Dauerman, MD, Marye J. Gleva, MD, John M. Lasala, MD, PhD, Amit Noheria, MD, Steven J. Yakubov, MD
    2:50 pm LIVE CASE 2Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)Live Case Satellite from Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, MO Operators: Puja Kachroo, MD, Hersh Maniar, MD, Marc A. Sintek, MD, Alan Zajarias, MDModerators: Ralph J. Damiano, M.D., Harold L. Dauerman, MD, John M. Lasala, MD, PhD, David G. Rizik, MD, Steven J. Yakubov, M.D.


    SESSION II | CHOOSE A BREAKOUT TO ATTEND PERIPHERAL I | Ballroom A/B, 6th FloorModerators: George S. Chrysant, MD and Craig M. Walker, MDPanelists: Steve Henao, MD, Ethan C. Korngold, MD, S. Jay Mathews, MD, Anish J. Thomas, MD


    3:40 pmAsymptomatic Carotid Trial (ACT) 1, CREST Trial Ethan C. Korngold, MD

    3:55 pmRoadster Trial Steve Henao, MD


    4:10 pmTreatment Algorithm Sahil A. Parikh, MD

    4:25 pmAtherectomy / Drug Coated Balloons S. Jay Mathews, MD

    4:40 pmSupera Drug Eluting Stent Anish J. Thomas, MD


    4:55 pmLaser / In-stent Restenosis Craig M. Walker, MD

    5:10 pmHAWK, PATHWAY and PHOENIX Trials S. Jay Mathews, MD

    5:25 pmClosing Remarks

    HEMODYNAMIC SUPPORT - Supported by Abiomed*Location: Laclede 6th, FloorModerators: John M. Lasala, MD, PhD and David G. Rizik, MDPanelists: David A. Cox, MD, Stilianos Efstratiadis, MD

    3:40 pmHemodynamic Support: Basics and Case Selection John M. Lasala, MD, PhD

    3:55 pmImpella vs. Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump David A. Cox, MD

    4:10 pmThe History of Cardiac Support Akinobu Itoh, MD

    4:25 pmCurrent Trials and New Devices David G. Rizik, MD

    4:40 pmCase Illustration #1 Stilianos Efstratiadis, MD

    4:50 pmCase Illustration #2 Akinobu Itoh, MD

    5:00 pmCase Illustration #3 Alok Bachuwar, MD

    5:10 pmCase Illustration #4 J. Trevor Posenau, MD

    5:20 pmCLOSING REMARKS Jasvindar Singh, MD

    MEET THE EXPERTS* | Supported by: Boston Scientific

    5:35 pmWelcome and IntroductionBallroom Foyer, 6th Floor

     Moderators: John M. Lasala, MD, PhD and Yves Louvard, MD

     Discussants: George Dangas, MD, PhD, Arthur B. Reitman, MD, Anthony J. Spaedy, MD

    5:40 pmCase Reviews

    6:10 pmQ&A & ADJOURN

     *Not approved for CME, CEU or CE Credit