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Mastering the Mitral Valve: A Case Based Approach

Friday, November 30, 2018

7:00 am
Registration and Breakfast
8:00 am
Welcome and Announcements
Marc Gillinov, MD

Session 1: A Contemporary Framework for Approaching Mitral Disease
Moderators: Marc Gillinov, MD and Brian Griffin, MD

8:05 am
The Fundamentals and Complexities of Mitral Pathology and Anatomic Classification
L. Leonardo Rodriguez, MD
8:20 am
Case: Early Surgical Referral: Asymptomatic Patient with P2 Flail
Brian Griffin, MD

Case: Late Surgical Referral: Asymptomatic Patient with P2 Flail, Borderline or Impaired LV Systolic Function, LV Dilatation and LA Dilatation
Brian Griffin, MD

Is All MR the Same? Recognizing the Heterogeneity of Mitral Regurgitation
Brian Griffin, MD
8:40 am
Current Mitral Valve Disease Guidelines: Consensus and Remaining Controversies
Patrick T. O’Gara, MD
8:55 am
The Top 10 Mitral Valve Papers: Key Findings and Implications for Clinical Practice
Robert O. Bonow, MD
9:10 am
The Role of the Valve Center in Managing Mitral Disease
Marc Gillinov, MD
9:25 am
Panel Q&A and Session Summary
Marc Gillinov, MD
9:40 am
Coffee Break and Visit Exhibits

Session II: Imaging the Mitral Valve: Basic Echo to Advanced Techniques
Moderators: Milind Desai, MD and Samir Kapadia, MD

10:10 am
Case: Simple 4+MR and flail: 2D and 3D echo and TEE: the Basics
L. Leonardo Rodriguez, MD
10:40 am
Case: Difficult/Complicated Case of MR: Newer Markers Inform the Management of Valvular Heart Disease
Milind Desai, MD
11:10 am
Case of Mitral Stenosis
Murat Tuzcu, MD
11:25 am
Case of Acute MR Presenting to the CCU
Venu Menon, MD
11:40 am
Panel Q & A and Session Summary
Milind Desai, MD
11:55 am
12:25 - 12:50 pm
Featured Guest Faculty
David Adams, MD

Chairman, Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mount Sinai
President, AATS

The History of the Mitral Valve
A discussion with Lars Svensson, MD, PhD
Chairman, Heart and Vascular Institute, Cleveland Clinic
12:50 pm
Individualizing Therapies for Mitral Regurgitation
Brian Griffin, MD
1:05 pm
Case Presentation: Repair/Replace/Do Nothing Mitral Valve Repair: Techniques and Outcomes
Marc Gillinov, MD
1:20 pm
Robotic and Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Repair
Stephanie Mick, MD
1:35 pm
Managing AF and the Tricuspid Valve During Mitral Valve Surgery
Patrick M. McCarthy, MD
1:50 pm
Repair or Replace for Functional MR
Per Wierup, MD, PhD
2:05 pm
Case: Intraoperative Imaging and Decision Making in the OR: Complications to Recognize
Nikolaos Skubas, MD and Stephanie Mick, MD
2:20 pm
Panel Q & A and Session Summary
Patrick M. McCarthy, MD

Session IV: Challenging Cases I
Moderators: Lars G. Svensson, MD, PhD and Brian Griffin, MD

2:35 pm
Case of Recurrent MR After Mitral Valve Repair
Rakesh Suri, MD, DPhil
2:50 pm
Young Patient with Connective Tissue Disease and Barlows Valve
Lars G. Svensson MD, PhD
3:05 pm
50-year-old Man with an Irrepairable Mitral Valve: Which Prosthesis to Choose
Jose Navia, MD
3:20 pm
Young Female with a Challenging, Possibly Repairable Mitral Valve
Stephanie Mick, MD
3:35 pm
Case of Severe TR After Previous Mitral Surgery
Patrick M. McCarthy, MD
3:50 pm
Elderly Woman with Severe MR, Severe MAC and Mild Symptoms
Milind Desai, MD
4:05 pm
Panel Q & A and Session Summary
Brian Griffin, MD
4:20 - 5:00 pm
Attendee Reception with Exhibitors

Saturday, December 1, 2018

7:00 am
Continental Breakfast

Session V: Challenging Cases II
Moderators: Milind Desai, MD and Rakesh Suri, MD, DPhil

8:00 am
Recurrent Prosthetic Valve Endocarditis in IV Drug User
Jose Navia, MD
8:15 am
A 45-year old Man with HOCM and Severe MR
Per Wierup, MD, PhD
8:30 am
Radiation Heart Disease with Calcified Aortomitral Curtain
Milind Desai, MD
8:45 am
Case of Pregnancy in a Patient with Valvular Heart Disease
Stephanie Mick, MD
9:00 am
Case of Severe FMR and TR
Venu Menon, MD
9:15 am
Case of Severe FMR with CRT
L. Leonardo Rodriguez, MD
9:30 am
A Case of Mitral Bioprosthesis Thrombus Formation
Milind Desai, MD
9:45 am
A Case of MV Fibroelastoma
Per Weirup, MD, PhD
10:00 am
Panel Q & A and Session Summary
Rakesh Suri, MD, DPhil
10:15 am
Coffee Break and Visit Exhibits

Session VI: Emerging Mitral and Tricuspid Technologies (non CME accredited)
Moderators: Murat Tuzcu, MD and Marc Gillinov, MD

10:35 am
Transcatheter Mitral Repair
Amar Krishnaswamy, MD
10:50 am
Transcatheter Mitral Replacement
Samir Kapadia, MD
11:05 am
Valve-in-valve and Valve-in-ring
Amar Krishnaswamy, MD
11:20 am
Case 1: MitraClip
Murat Tuzcu, MD
11:30 am
Case 2: Tendyne
Samir Kapadia, MD
11:40 am
Case 3: NaviGate
Jose Navia, MD
11:50 am
Panel Q & A
12:05 pm