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Saturday, April 2

Light Continental Breakfast
7:00 am - 8:00 am

Refresher Course Lectures: Making a Difference In....

8:00 am - 10:00 am
Moderator: Andrew D. Shaw, MB, FRCA, FCCM

Neuroprotection - Hilary P. Grocott, MD, FRCPC, FASE
Patient Safety - Jonathan B. Mark, MD
Perioperative 3D TEE - Stanton K. Shernan, MD FAHA FASE
Red Cell Transfusion - Keyvan Karkouti, MD, marMSc, FRCPC

Workshop 1: Advanced Transesophageal Echocardiography (TEE)

8:00 am - 11:00 am (additional registration required)
Moderators: Jonathan Ho, MD; Stanton K. Shernan, MD, FAHA, FASE


Right Ventricle Quantification - Feroze Mahmood, MD
Mitral Valve Measurements - Stanton K. Shernan, MD, FAHA, FASE
Cardiac Deformation (Strain) - Kimberly Howard-Quijano, MD, MS

Hands-On Station Faculty:
Mitral Valve Measurements - Nelson Burbano, MD; George Gellert, MD 
Right Ventricle Quantification - 
Feroze Mahmood, MD; Gabriela Querejeta Roca, MD;
Cardiac Deformation - Kimberly Howard-Quijano, MD, MS; Nikolaos J. Skubas, MD, DSc, FACC, FASE
Advanced Quantification Demo -  Jacques (Prince) Neelankavil, MD; Madhav Swaminathan, MD FASE

Workshop 2: Coagulation and Transfusion
8:00 am - 11:00 am (additional registration required)
Moderators: Gregory A. Nuttall, MD; Mark A. Taylor, MD, FASE


Point of Care Testing and Transfusion Algorithms in Cardiac Surgery - Keyvan Karkouti, MD, MSc, FRCPC
Massive Transfusion Protocols: Advantages/Complications - Michael A. Mazzeffi, MD, MPH
Blood Conservation in Cardiac Surgery - the When and How - Aryeh Shander, MD

Hands-On Station Faculty:
Point of Care Testing: Qualitative vs. Quantitative Platelet Analysis - Jason D. Kennedy, MD; Yasdet Maldonado, MD; Linda Shore-Lesserson, MD, FAHA, FASE
Point of Care Testing: Anticoagulation Monitoring - Kamrouz Ghadimi, MD; Aryeh Shander, MD
Point of Care Testing - Thromboelastography - Michael A. Mazzeffi, MD, MPH
Rapid Infusion - Ellen M. Dailor, MD; Daisuke Nonaka, MD; 
Cell Salvage -  Harendra Arora, MD;   C. David Mazer, MD

Decision-Making in Atrial Fibrillation
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Moderator: Jonathan Ho, MD

Clot or no Clot - How to Tell? - Mias Pretorius, MBChB, MSCI
Post-Op Prophylaxis - Does Anything Work? - Joseph P. Mathew, MD
Surgical vs. Catheter Ablation - Which is better? - Aman Mahajan, MD, PhD

Ethics of Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO)
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Moderator: Yasdet Maldonado, MD

A Bridge to What, Exactly? Decision Making in ECMO - Jason D. Kennedy, MD
Can We Afford It? Does Payer Status Matter? - Jamie Ramsay, MD
ECMO for Organ Donors Too? - Jacob Gutsche, MD

(Fellows) Complex Case Presentations Session #1
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Lunch on Your Own
Noon - 1:00 pm

Cerebral and Spinal Cord Protection During Complex Cardiac and Aortic Cases

1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Moderator: Albert T. Cheung, MD

Anesthetic Management for DHCA - Hilary P. Grocott, FRCPC, FASE
What is the Role of NIRS? - Mark A. Taylor, MD, FASE
What is the Role of Embolic Filters? - Hamdy M. Awad, MD
What is the Role of CSF Drainage? - James Anton, MD
What Can the Surgeon Do? - Michael Fischbein, MD


Decision-Making in Perioperative Heart Failure
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Moderator: Sasha K. Shillcutt, MD, FASE

Intraoperative Heart Failure - Now Get Out of That - James Anton, MD
Mechanical Assist for All Failing Hearts? - Annemarie Thompson, MD
Case Presentations: Making the Diagnosis - Nicholas W. Markin, MD FASE

Pro/Con Debate: LVADs for the Heart Failure Epidemic
Pro:  DT is the Solution - Gert (Victor) D. Pretorius, MBChB
Con: VADs should only be used as Bridge to Transplant - Srdjan Jelacic, MD

Workshop 3: Non-Cardiac U/S: Lung, Vascular Access, FAST and more
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm (additional registration required)
Moderators: Achikam Oren-Grinberg, MD; Andrew S. Weisinger, MD, FASE


Lung Ultrasound for the Detection of Pneumothorax - Jacek Wojtczak, MD
The FAST Exam - Eric Ursprung, MD
Vascular Access - Ellen M. Dailor, MD 

Hands-On Station Faculty:
Lung - Amita Bardia, MBBS; Massimiliano Meineri, MD; Jacek Wojtczak, MD
FAST - Robina Matyal, MD; Mario Montealegre, MD; Eric Ursprung, MD
Vascular Access - Karsten Bartels, MD; Ellen M. Dailor, MD 

Workshop 4: Case-Based TEE
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm (additional registration required)
Moderators: Yasdet Maldonado, MD; Alina Nicoara, MD, FASE


Case-Based, Small-Group Discussions:
Echo in the ICU: Role in the Patient with Hemodynamic Instability - J. Mauricio Del Rio, MD
High Gradient Prosthetic Valves: When to Return to CPB - Georges Desjardins, MD, FRCPC, FASE
Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation: When to Fix - Gary A. Monteiro, MD
Paravalvular Leaks: When to Return to CPB - Charles B. Nyman, MBBCh
Mitral Regurgitation in HOCM: When to Address the Mitral Valve - Kent Rehfeldt, MD, FASE

Imaging in Devices (ECMO, VADS): What is Real vs. Artifact? -  Stephen A. Esper, MD, MBA

(Fellows) Complex Case Discussion with Expert Panel
1:15 pm - 2:15 pm
Moderators: William (Skip) C. Culp, Jr., MD, FASE; Roman M. Sniecinski, MD, FASE

Panelists: John A. Fox, MD; Aman Mahajan, MD, PhD; Scott T. Reeves, MD, MBA, FACC, FASE


(Fellows) Problem-Based Learning Discussion: Lung Transplantation
2:15 - 3:30 pm

Facilitators: Ioanna Apostolidou, MD; Dalia A. Banks, MD, FASE; Tara R. Brakke, MD, FASE; Megan Chacon, MD; Albert T. Cheung, MD; William (Skip) C. Culp, Jr., MD, FASE; Michelle Downing, MD; Susan Eagle, MD; John A. Fox, MD; Brian J. Gelfand, MD; Jonathan Ho, MD; Jacques (Prince) Neelankavil, MD; Mark T. Nelson, MD, MEd; Jennie Yee Ngai, MD; Prakash A. Patel, MD; Yong G. Peng, MD, PhD, FASE; Robert Savage, MD, FACC; Jack S. Shanewise, MD, FASE; Roman M. Sniecinski, MD FASE; Sudhakar Subramani, MD, MMED; Michele Sumler, MD; Sugantha Sundar, MD; Nelson Thaemert, MD; Kevin C. Thornton, MD; Jason Tippett, MD; Daniel Tolpin, MD; Matthew Townsley, MD; Justin Wilson, MD


Coffee Break
3:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Controversies in Vascular Surgery

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Moderator: Wanda M. Popescu, MD

What's New in Endovascular Repair of a Thoracic Aortic Pathology? - Charles Acher, MD
Spinal Cord Protection during TEVAR - Martha M. Wynn, MD
Pro/Con: The Best Surgical Option for an Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm is an Endograft
Pro: Bart E. Muhs, MD, PhD
Con:  Sherif Assaad, MD


(Fellows) A Career in CT Anesthesiology: Mission Possible
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Moderators: William (Skip) C. Culp, Jr., MD, FASE; Roman M. Sniecinski, MD, FASE

Panelists: Kathryn E. Glas, MD, MBA, FASE; Lori B. Heller, MD; Madhav Swaminathan, MD, FASE


(Fellows) Complex Case Poster Presentations Session #2
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

(Fellows) Optional Mentor Program

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
(For invited mentors & mentees only please)
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