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Agenda

Friday     Saturday

September 27, 2019

7:50 am
Welcome
Oussama Wazni, MD, MBA

Session 1: AF Risk Factor Modification and Ablation

Mina Chung, MD, and Oussama Wazni, MD, MBA
8:00
AF Epidemiology and Risk Factor Modification
Prash Sanders, MBBS, PhD
8:30
Persistent AF Ablation: It’s All About The TRIGGERS
Andrea Natale, MD
8:50
Persistent AF Ablation: It’s All About The SUBSTRATE
Nassir Marrouche, MD
9:10
It’s Not Just HOW You Do but WHEN You Do an Ablation
Ayman Hussein, MD
9:30
Discussion
Panel
9:50
BREAK & EXHIBITS 

Session 2: Managing AF Beyond Ablation

Moussa Mansour, MD, Nassir Marrouche, MD, and Ken Uchino, MD
10:05
MRI Insights into AF Mechanisms
Nazem Akoum, MD, MS
10:30
AF and Pharmacologic Stroke Prevention
Ken Uchino, MD
10:50
AF Stroke Prevention and LAA Closure
Moussa Mansour, MD
11:10
AF and Heart Failure
Jerry Estep, MD
11:30
Discussion
Panel
11:50
LUNCH

Session 3: Ventricular Arrhythmia Management

Patrick Tchou, MD
12:50 pm
Ischemic VT Ablation
Walid Saliba, MD
1:10
Non-ischemic VT Ablation
Fermin Garcia, MD
1:30
MRI to Guide VT Ablation
Deborah Kwon, MD
1:50
Neuro-modulation for VT and VF
Kalyanam Shivkumar, MD, PhD
2:10
Discussion
Panel
2:30
BREAK

Session 4: Lead Extraction

Bruce Wilkoff, MD, David Martin, MD, MPH, and Bryan Baranowski, MD
2:45
Update on Lead Extraction
Bruce Wilkoff, MD
3:05
Imaging to Guide Extraction
Jonathan Piccini, MD, MHS
3:25
Surgical Rescue for Lead Extraction
Shinya Unai, MD
3:45
Discussion
Panel

Session 5: The Year in EP: Top Advances and New Frontiers  

4:00
Round Table Discussion: Q/A via Twitter
Vivek Reddy, MD, Khaldoun Tarakji, MD, MPH, Daniel Cantillon, MD, John Rickard, MD, MPH, and Bryan Baranowski, MD
5:15 pm
ADJOURN

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September 28, 2019

Session 6: Digital and Device EP

Khaldoun Tarakji, MD, MPH
8:00 am
Digital EP
Khaldoun Tarakji, MD, MPH
8:20
Advanced Pacing (Leadless and His Bundle Pacing)
Daniel Cantillon, MD
8:40
CRT Clinic and Optimization
John Rickard, MD, MPH
9:00
Discussion
Panel
9:20
BREAK
9:40
Physiology Made Fun with Cases
Patrick Tchou, MD, Mina Chung, MD, and CCF fellows
11:30 am
ADJOURN CME PROGRAM

Session 7: Cutting Edge, On-the-horizon Technology (Non CME)

Oussama Wazni, MD, MBA, Khaldoun Tarakji, MD, MPH, Daniel Cantillon, MD, Ayman Hussein, MD, and Walid Saliba, MD
11:30 am
Medtronic
11:45
Boston Scientific
12:00
Abbott
12:15
Biosense Webster
12:30
BIOTRONIK
12:45
Q & A
1:30 pm
ADJOURN

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