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Thursday, February 20

7:30 – 9:30 am








Decision Making in Mitral Valve Surgery

Moderator: Bruce Bollen, MD

Pre-Repair Echocardiographic Assessment Jacques Kpodonu, MD

Assessment of a Repaired Mitral Valve Sharon McCartney, MD

Post Repair Reflections and Challenges Nicholas Smedira, MD

Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation – Repair versus Replacement Bradley Taylor, MD

Mitral Valve Cases Nikolaos Skubas, MD

Panel Discussion with Audience Participation

9:30 – 10 am Coffee Break with Exhibitors

10 – 11:30 am






Decision Making in Aortic Valve Surgery​

Moderator: Nikolaos Skubas, MD

Data Discordance in Aortic Valve Assessment Kent Rehfeldt, MD

Aortic Valve Repair – Pre Post Assessment Jacques Neelankavil, MD

Aortic Valve Repair – Surgeon Perspective Bradley Taylor, MD

Aortic Valve Cases Massimiliano Meineri, MD

11:30 am – Noon Lunch Provided

Noon – 12:45 pm



13th Annual Arthur E. Weyman, MD Lecture

Moderators: Feroze Mahmood, MD and Mark Taylor, MD

Lecturer: Christopher Troianos, MD

12:45 1 pm

2020 Co-Directors' Award Presentation

1 – 2:30 pm






Advanced Clinical Decision Making – Mechanical Support Devices

Moderator: Jacques Neelankavil, MD

Echocardiography in VAD Patients Megan Krajewski, MD

Echocardiography in ECMO Adam Dalia, MD

Mechanical Support Cases Jacques Neelankavil, MD

Panel Discussion with Audience Participation

2:30 – 3 pm Coffee Break

3 – 5 pm







ASE@SCA: ​Structural Heart Disease Symposium I

Moderator: Feroze Mahmood, MD

Trans-Septal Puncture Muhamed Saric, MD

Mitral Valve Repair Richard Sheu, MD

Left Atrial Appendage Lucy Safi, DO

Atrial and Ventricular Septal Defects Renuka Jain, MD

Heart Team Case Presentations Douglas Shook, MD

5 6:30 pm


Day in Review

Moderators: Feroze Mahmood, MD; Aidan Sharkey, MD; Mark Taylor, MD 

5:15 – 8:15 pm
5:15 – 8:15 pm Structural Heart Disease Workshop
5:15 – 8:15 pm Surgical Heart Disease Workshop

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