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Join us in Orlando for the 7th Annual Advances in Congenital Heart Disease Summit: Transposition of the Great Arteries: The Master Class

Cleveland Clinic Children’s, Cleveland Clinic Heart, Vascular & Thoracic Institute, University of Florida (UF) Health Congenital Heart Center, and Akron Children’s Hospital are pleased to present the 7th Annual Advances in Congenital Heart Disease Summit: Transposition of the Great Arteries: The Master Class on February 16-18, 2023, at the Orlando World Center Marriott in Orlando, FL.

While the Summit is in its seventh year, this marks the first event under this exciting new partnership.

Why Attend?

  • Cutting-edge, fast-paced presentations on the management of patients with congenital heart disease
  • Hear experts discuss techniques and standards of care in our dynamic Saturday debate session
  • Earn ABIM, ABP, and ABTS Maintenance of Certification Points
  • Credits available for physicians, nurses, physician assistants, and perfusion
  • Specialized breakout sessions: Surgical Simulation with 3-D Reconstructed Hearts, Echocardiography and Imaging, and Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Respiratory Therapists, and Physician Assistants
  • Engage with colleagues and faculty during networking breaks and Friday night social and dinner
  • Participate in our abstract competition

By attending, participants will be able to:

  • Summarize the evidence on the anatomy and imaging of transposition of the great arteries (TGA) and describe its surgical repair and postoperative care.
  • Describe surgical options for the repair of TGA with ventricular septal defects and left ventricular outflow obstructions.
  • Summarize the evidence on the treatment of TGA with aortic arch abnormalities, including imaging options and advances in surgical management.
  • Describe strategies for the assessment of congenitally corrected transposition of TGA, surgical approaches, and late outcomes.
  • Describe the issues associated with the management of late sequela of TGA, including transcatheter interventions, neoaortic root complications, and neoaortic pathology.
  • Analyze the data on congenital heart disease from several databases and describe the implications for clinical care of this patient population.

Who Should Attend?:

The Summit is targeted to cardiothoracic surgeons, pediatricians, anesthesiologists, cardiologists, critical care physicians, OB-GYNs, perfusionists, nurses, nurse practitioners, physician’s assistants, respiratory therapists, and other health care professionals interested in congenital heart disease.