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Saturday, Feb. 22

Plenary Session VII

Awards and Featured Lectures

8 a.m. – 12th Annual William J. Rashkind Memorial Lecture in Pediatric Cardiology
Daniel Penny, M.D., Ph.D.

8:30 a.m. – 14th Annual C. Walton Lillehei Memorial Lecture in Cardiovascular Surgery
Emile Bacha, M.D.

9 a.m. – Sixth Annual Jack Downes Lecture in Cardiac Anesthesia and Critical Care
Susan Nicolson, M.D.

9:30 a.m. – Third Annual Featured Lecture in the Cardiovascular Basic and Translational Sciences
Bruce D. Gelb, M.D.

10 a.m. – 14th Annual Featured Lecture in Cardiovascular Nursing: T. Garrett Rauch Memorial Lecture
Madeline Bell

10:30 a.m. – Presentation of the Outstanding Investigator and Nursing Scientist Awards
David Goldberg, M.D.; Kathryn Dodds, M.S.N., C.P.N.P.-A.C.

10:40 -11 a.m. – Break

Simultaneous Breakout Sessions • 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.


11 a.m. – Join the nursing faculty in a presentation of cases and experiences that have impacted their practice, and a discussion of the “lessons learned.”
Sharna Basu, M.S.N., F.N.P.-C.; Kathryn Dodds, M.S.N., C.P.N.P.-A.C.; Denise Donaghue, R.N., M.S.N.; David Drajpuch, M.S.N., C.R.N.P.; Julianne Evangelista, D.N.P., A.P.R.N., C.P.N.P.-A.C.; Stephanie Helman, M.S.N., C.C.R.N., C.C.N.S.; Sharon Mawa, R.N., M.S.N., P.C.N.S.-B.C.; Barbara Medoff-Cooper, Ph.D., R.N.; Kathleen Mussatto, Ph.D., R.N.; Jo Ann Nieves, M.S.N., C.P.N., A.R.N.P., P.N.P.-B.C.; Alexis Perri, M.S.N., N.E.-B.C.; Gina Santucci, M.S.N., A.P.R.N., F.N.P.-B.C.; Amanda Seelhorst, R.N., B.S.N.; Patricia Sieffert, M.S.N., A.R.N.P.; Cathy Smith, M.S.N., C.P.N.P.-P.C., C.C.R.P.; Rose Sunseri, R.N., M.S.N., M.B.A., H.C.A.; Dawn Tucker, M.S.N., C.P.N.P.-A.C.

1 p.m. – Adjourn

Intraop and Periop Management of CHD

11 a.m. – Team Work and Communication in the Perioperative Setting: Can It Be Measured and Improved?
James Steven, M.D.

11:20 a.m. – Practice Variations in CHD Perioperative Care: Do Added Costs Improve Outcome? The Anesthesia Perspective
Susan Nicolson, M.D.

11:40 a.m. – Blood Utilization in the Operating Theater: What Are the Optimal Targets?
David Jobes, M.D.

Noon – Intraoperative and Perioperative Risk Factors for Neurological Outcome in CHD
Daniel Licht, M.D.

12:20 p.m. – Neurological Injury and Anesthetic/Sedative Exposure
Andreas W. Loepke, M.D., Ph.D.

12:40 p.m. – Q & A
Faculty Panel

1 p.m. – Adjourn

Innovations In Imaging: What’s New in ...

11 a.m. – Assessment of Inter-ventricular Interactions
Mark Friedberg, M.D.

11:20 a.m. – 3D Echo
Girish Shirali, M.D.

11:40 a.m. – Cardiac MRI
Mark Fogel, M.D.

Noon – Assessment of RV Performance in CHD
Peter Frommelt, M.D.

12:20 p.m. – Vascular Imaging
Shobha Natarajan, M.D.

12:40 p.m. – Intraoperative Imaging of Coronary Arteries
Kamal Pourmoghadam, M.D.

1 p.m. – Adjourn

Ambulatory and Preventive Cardiology in the Young

11 a.m. – Birth of a POTS Center
Jeffrey Boris, M.D.

11:20 a.m. – Quality Measures in Outpatient Cardiology
Vincent R. Zales, M.D.

11:40 a.m. – Impact of the New Lipid Guidelines: Identifying and Treating Childhood Dyslipidemia
Julie Brothers, M.D.

Noon – Implementing Pulse Oximetry Screening for Neonatal CHD
Terry Anderson, M.D.

12:20 p.m. – Streamlining Your Cardiology Clinic Throughput
Rose Sunseri, R.N., M.S.N., M.B.A., H.C.A.

12:40 p.m. – Q & A
Faculty Panel

1 p.m. – Adjourn

Atrioventricular Canal Defect

11 a.m. – Anatomical Considerations
Robert Anderson, M.D., B.Sc., F.R.C.Path.; Paul Weinberg, M.D.

11:40 a.m. – Balance and Unbalance: How to Tell and What to Do?
Meryl Cohen, M.D.

Noon – Assessing Atrioventricular Valve Regurgitation: Mechanisms and Quantification
Craig E. Fleishman, M.D.

12:20 p.m. – Surgical Strategies for Repair and Outcomes
Christopher Caldarone, M.D.

12:40 p.m. – Q & A
Faculty Panel

1 p.m. – Adjourn

Pulmonary Hypertension

11 a.m. – Eisenmenger’s Syndrome: Should We Close the Hole or Add a Vasodilator?
Michael Landzberg, M.D.

11:20 a.m. – Pulmonary Hypertension in Children with Chronic Lung Disease: Capillaries, Arteries and Veins
Brian D. Hanna, M.D., Ph.D.

11:40 a.m. – Treatment Strategies for Pulmonary Hypertension in the Face of Left Heart Dysfunction
Erika Berman-Rosenzweig, M.D.

Noon – Noninvasive Techniques for Assessment of Pulmonary Hypertension
Alan Friedman, M.D.

12:20 p.m. – Debate: Resolve that the Prostacyclin of Choice for Pediatric Pulmonary Hypertension Is Epoprostenol
PRO – Erika Berman-Rosenzweig, M.D.
Brian D. Hanna, M.D., Ph.D.

1 p.m. – Adjourn

1-2 p.m. – Lunch

Moderated Panel of Experts • 2 – 2:45 P.M.

Management of Aortic Valve Disease

Panel: Jonathan Rome, M.D. (leader); Mark Friedberg, M.D.; Peter Frommelt, M.D.; John P. Cheatham, M.D.; Thomas L. Spray, M.D.; James Tweddell, M.D.; Daniel Penny, M.D., Ph.D.

2:30-3 p.m. – Break

Plenary Session VIII

Sudden Cardiac Death in the Pediatric and Congenital Heart Population

3 p.m. – Etiology & Risk Assessment in Structural Sudden Cardiac Death (Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy, Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Dysplasia)
Frank Zimmerman, M.D.

3:15 p.m. – Etiology & Risk Assessment in Electrical Sudden Cardiac Death (Long QT, Brugada, CPVT)
Ronald Kanter, M.D.

3:30 p.m. – The Sudden Cardiac Death “Pink Flags”
William Bonney, M.D.

3:45 p.m. – Genetic Testing Is More than “Nonsense!”
Charles I. Berul, M.D.

4 p.m. – Common & Novel Management Strategies for Structural Sudden Cardiac Death
Maully Shah, M.B.B.S.

4:15 p.m. – Common & Novel Management Strategies for Electrical Sudden Cardiac Death
Frank Cecchin, M.D.

4:30 p.m. – Establishing a Sudden Cardiac Death Clinic
Mitchell I. Cohen, M.D.

4:45 p.m. – Q & A
Faculty Panel

5 p.m. – Adjourn

Quiz Bowl!

5 p.m. – Quiz Bowl
Host: Matthew Gillespie, M.D.
Test Your Knowledge Against Experts in the Field!

6 p.m. – Adjourn

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