TUESDAY, APRIL 9, 2019

7:30 amREGISTRATION / CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST 6th Floor Foyer

8:00 amWELCOME AND INTRODUCTION Phillip S. Cuculich, MD

 SESSION I APPROACHES TO ABLATING VENTRICULAR TACHYCARDIAModerator: Phillip S. Cuculich, MDPanelists: Mitchell N. Faddis, MD, PhD, Andrea Natale, MD, Praveen K. Rao, MD, Wendy S. Tzou, MD

8:05 am LIVE CASE 1Transmitted from Barnes-Jewish Hospital at Washington University, St. Louis, MO Operator: Daniel H. Cooper, MD

8:30 amVT Ablation 101: Being Prepared for the Battle Praveen K. Rao, MD

8:50 amClinical Trials for Catheter Ablation in Patients with VT Marye J. Gleva, MD

9:10 amLive Case 1 Status and Update on Progress Panel

9:30 amTools of the Trade: Current Mapping Techniques Timothy W. Smith, DPhil, MD

9:50 amWhat is the Substrate? Nonischemic vs. Ischemic Cardiomyopathy Amit Noheria, MBBS, SM

10:10 am BREAK / VISIT EXHIBITS

10:30 amKEYNOTE ADDRESS Innovation in Ventricular Tachycardia Ablation:
Better Methods / Techniques for Successful Ablation
Wendy S. Tzou, MD

11:00 amHow to Perform Scar Homogenization for VT Andrea Natale, MD

11:20 amNon-Invasive Ventricular Tachycardia Mapping Phillip S. Cuculich, MD

11:40 amLive Case 1 Status and Update on Progress Panel

12:00 pmLUNCH / VISIT EXHIBITS

 SESSION II ADVANCES IN MANAGEMENT OF CARDIAC DEVICESModerator: Marye J. Gleva, MDPanelists: Aarti Dalal, DO, Sandeep Gautam, MD, Jason Meyers, MD, Amit Noheria, MBBS, SM, Robert D. Schaller, DO

1:00 pmHis-Bundle Pacing: How to Do it Well Speaker TBD

1:20 pmImplanting Leadless Pacemakers Timothy W. Smith, DPhil, MD

1:40 pmEmbracing and Adopting New Device Technologies Jason Meyers, MD

2:00 pmUnique Challenges in Managing Devices in Adults With Congenital Heart Disease Aarti Dalal, DO and Marye J. Gleva, MD

2:20 pmManaging Leads: Exotic Implant and Extraction Cases Robert D. Schaller, DO

2:40 pm CASE DISCUSSIONPractical Lessons and Tips on How to Identify and Treat the Five Worst Complications Panel

3:20 pmBREAK / VISIT EXHIBITS

 SESSION III TODAY’S IDEAS THAT WILL SHAPE THE WAY WE PRACTICE EP TOMORROWModerator: Jennifer Silva, MDPanelists: Mitchell N. Faddis, MD, PhD, Andrea Natale, MD, Richard Schuessler, PhD, Wendy S. Tzou, MD

3:40 pmThe History of EP: Innovative Ideas and Bright People: Stories about the Development of Cardiac Mapping Richard Schuessler, PhD

4:00 pmThe Future of EP: Innovative Ideas and Bright People
Computer Modeling and Cardiac Imaging to Personalize Ablation Strategies
Phillip S. Cuculich, MD

4:20 pm LIVE CASE 2: Noninvasive Cardiac RadioablationTransmitted from Siteman Cancer Center at Barnes-Jewish Hospital at Washington University, St. Louis, MO Mapper: Phillip S. Cuculich, MDAblators: Pamela Samson, MD, Clifford G. Robinson, MD

5:00 pmAugmented Reality in the EP Lab Jennifer Silva, MD

5:20 pmPainless Defibrillation Daniel H. Cooper, MD

5:40 pmPanel Discussion

6:00 pmCONCLUDING REMARKS Phillip S. Cuculich, MD