Cardiology 2021 Agenda: Friday, Feb. 12

Note: All times listed below are Eastern Standard Time.

  • 9 – 10 a.m. “Coffee and Talk” — chat room discussions and opportunity for engagement with the faculty
  • 10 – 11 a.m. ECG Review: How to Read an ECG and Never Get it Wrong! Mitchell Cohen and Maully Shah


Plenary Session II 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Collaborative Organizational Efforts in Pediatric and Congenital Cardiovascular Disease: How Do We Get to Where We Want to Be?

Moderators: Daniel Penny and Robert Shaddy

  • 11 a.m. Challenges and Opportunities in Disseminating Discovery and Knowledge: Building a Quality Journal Specific to the Needs of our Global Community: Marshall Jacobs
  • 11:15 a.m. The NIH and the Pediatric Heart Network: Gail Pearson
  • 11:30 a.m. What Role Can the FDA Play? Vasum Peiris
  • 11:45 a.m. The Cardiac Neurodevelopmental Outcomes Collaborative: Caren Goldberg
  • Noon. Additional Ventures: A Foundation Intent on Changing Outcomes for Single Ventricle: Kirstie Keller
  • 12:15 p.m. ACTION: A Pediatric Heart Failure Learning Collaborative: Angela Lorts
  • 12:30 p.m. The Fontan Outcomes Network: A Registry and a Learning Network: Alexander Opotowsky
  • 12:45 p.m. Panel Discussion Q & A: Faculty
  • 1 P.M. ADJOURN


1 – 2 p.m. Break: Visit our Virtual Exhibits, Supporting Satellite Events, and E-Abstract Posters

E-Abstract Poster Session #1




Where Imaging Counts! — Common Mistakes and Pearls of Wisdom in Pediatric and Congenital Cardiovascular Imaging

Moderator: Meryl Cohen

  • 2 p.m. Is this LV Sufficient? How Will We Know? Kevin Friedman
  • 2:15 p.m. DORV: What Tools to Tell Us if We Can Complete Successful Biventricular Repair: Piers Barker
  • 2:30 p.m. AV Canal: How Much Residual AV Valve Regurgitation Is Too Much? Michael Quartermain
  • 2:45 p.m. Intraop TOF Decisions: There Is Residual Pulmonic Stenosis — Leave It or Fix It? Laura Mercer-Rosa
  • 3 p.m. Residual VSD: Should the Surgeon Go Back On? Meryl Cohen
  • 3:15 p.m. Panel Discussion: Trust, But Verify: The Surgeon’s Perspective on What to Accept and What to Question When Making Decisions: Meryl Cohen with Echo Faculty, and William DeCampli, Christopher Mascio and James Quintessenza
  • 4 P.M. ADJOURN


Truncus Arteriosus: Management and Outcomes

Moderator: Craig Fleishman

  • 2 p.m. Anatomical Variability in Truncus Arteriosus: Jill Savla
  • 2:15 p.m. Fetal and Neonatal Imaging: Craig Fleishman
  • 2:30 p.m. Surgical Strategies for Newborn Repair: Muhammad Nuri
  • 2:45 p.m. Value-based Care: Joyce Johnson
  • 3 p.m. Options on What to Do About Truncal Valve Dysfunction: Ram Subramanyan
  • 3:15 p.m. Intermediate and Long-term Outcomes: Rachel Wald
  • 3:30 p.m. Panel Discussion: Faculty Panel
  • 4 P.M. ADJOURN


Advances in Ambulatory and Outpatient Care

Moderator: Vivek Allada

  • 2 p.m. Challenges and Opportunities in Outpatient Pediatric and Congenital Heart Care: Vivek Allada
  • 2:15 p.m. Outpatient Mechanical Circulatory Support: Danielle Burnstein
  • 2:30 p.m. Surveillance Monitoring for the Patient with Fontan Circulation: Kathryn Dodds
  • 2:45 p.m. Genetic Testing in the Clinic and How It Impacts Care I: Congenital Heart Disease: Elizabeth Goldmuntz
  • 3 p.m. Genetic Testing in the Clinic and How It Impacts Care II: Cardiomyopathy: Paul Kantor
  • 3:15 p.m. Home Monitoring and Mobile Health: Technologybased Care Models That Are Changing Practice: Nalaka Gooneratne
  • 3:30 p.m. Quality Improvement in the Ambulatory Outpatient Setting: Matthew Elias
  • 3:45 p.m. Panel Discussion
  • 4 P.M. ADJOURN


2 p.m. - 4 p.m. Nursing Abstract Presentations

Multicenter Nursing Oral Abstract Presentations

Moderators: Lisa Laddish and Kathryn Dodds

  • 4 P.M. ADJOURN

Looking Through a Different Lens: Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Bypass Surgery

Moderator: Tami Rosenthal

  • 2 p.m. Integrating Contemporary Concepts and Clinical Significance of DO2 and VO2 in Pediatric Perfusion Practice: Isaac Chinnappan
  • 2:15 p.m. Bloodless Arterial Switch in a 2.7 kg Jehovah’s Witness Patient: Dan Gomez
  • 2:30 p.m. Collaborative Approach to Blood Management: Aymen Naguib
  • 2:45 p.m. Quality Improvement: What Should We Be Focusing on in the Periop Area?: Muhammad Nuri
  • 3 p.m. Integrating AMSECT Standards and Guidelines for Pediatric CPB: Molly Oldeen
  • 3:15 p.m. FFP Use for CPB: Is There a Best Practice? Asif Padiyath
  • 3:30 p.m. Pump Room Advice: Virtual Discussion: Panel Q & A
  • 4 P.M. ADJOURN


4 – 4:15 p.m. Break


Plenary Session III

Focus on the Healthcare Professional: Creating an Optimal Culture for Resilience, Wellness and Provider Quality of Life

Moderator: Girish Shirali

  • 4:15 p.m. The Power of Reinvention: Audrey Marshall
  • 4:30 p.m. Developing an Institutional Program for Physician Well-being: Miriam Stewart
  • 4:45 p.m. Medice, Cura te Ipsum: Physician Heal Thyself: Stacey Drant
  • 5 p.m. The Importance and Value of Retreat: Yoav Dori
  • 5:15 p.m. Provider and Staff Well-being in 2021 Liz Crowe
  • 5:30 p.m. Panel Discussion Q & A
  • 6:15 P.M. ADJOURN

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