Cardiology 2021 Agenda: Saturday Feb. 13

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. Case Presentations of Fascinating Conditions and Lessons Learned — Presentations and Panel Review: Danielle Burstein, Joshua Robinson, Amy Schultz, Timothy Slesnick


Plenary Session IV

2021 Featured Lectures

  • 11 a.m. Introduction of the Annual Jack Downes Lecturer: Andreas Loepke
  • 11:05 a.m. Annual Jack Downes Lecture: Andrew Costarino
  • 11:20 a.m. Introduction of the Annual C. Walton Lillehei Lecturer: Jonathan Chen
  • 11:25 a.m. Annual C. Walton Lillehei Lecture: Richard Ohye
  • 11:40 a.m. Introduction of the Rauch Memorial Lecturer: Denise Donaghue
  • 11:45 a.m. Annual Rausch Memorial Lecture: Jean Connor
  • Noon Introduction of the Annual Pediatric and Congenital Cardiovascular Basic Science Lecturer: J. William Gaynor
  • 12:05 p.m. Annual Pediatric and Congenital Cardiovascular Basic Science Lecture: Christopher Breuer
  • 12:20 p.m. Introduction of the Annual William J. Rashkind Lecturer: Joseph Rossano
  • 12:25 p.m. Annual William J. Rashkind Lecture: A Dedication to Paul Weinberg
  • 1 P.M. ADJOURN


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

E-Abstract Poster Session #2




Case Scenarios in Congenitally Corrected TGA

Panel Discussion Lead: Daniel Penny

  • 2 p.m. Anatomical Considerations and Variability in Congenitally Corrected TGA [TGA{S,L,L}]: Lindsay Rogers
  • 2:20 p.m. Panel Discussion: Craig Broberg, Wayne Franklin, Viktor Hraska, Richard Ohye, David Winlaw
  • 4 P.M. ADJOURN


Resilience in the ACHD Patient: Case-based Lessons

Panel Discussion Lead: Yuli Kim

  • 2 p.m. Panel Discussion: Jamil Aboulhosn, Stephanie Fuller, Adrienne Kovacs, Eric Krieger, Alexander Opotowsky
  • 4 P.M. ADJOURN


Valvar Dysfunction in Congenital Heart Disease

Moderator: Jonathan Chen

  • 2 p.m. Anatomical and Physiological Considerations of Systemic AV Valve Insufficiency in the Single Ventricle Heart: Tarek Alsaeid
  • 2:15 p.m. The Spectrum of Options and Value of Advanced Echocardiographic Imaging: Lindsay Rogers
  • 2:30 p.m. Form and Function: Characterization of Valvar Abnormalities and Dysfunction Using MRI Techniques: Mark Fogel
  • 2:45 p.m. 3D Computational Modeling for Valvar Disease: Matthew Jolley
  • 3 p.m. Novel Catheter-based Interventions for Valvar Insufficiency: Matthew Gillespie
  • 3:15 p.m. Aortic Valve Insufficiency: Surgical Strategies to Create Competence: Jonathan Chen
  • 3:30 p.m. Panel Discussion: Faculty
  • 4 P.M. ADJOURN


Nursing Case Studies: Cases of Resilience and Grit in a Pandemic Case Presentations Highlighting Important Aspects of Care in Pediatric and Congenital Cardiovascular Disease During COVID-19

Taylor Demkin, Sarah Bond, Taylor Zulli, Jamie Fitzgerald, Nancy Rudd, Michelle Steltzer, Benjamin Jacob, Britt Fredriksen, Sandra McGill-Lane

Moderators: Kathryn Dodds and Nancy Rudd

  • 4 P.M. ADJOURN


Tools of the Trade: Methods for Optimizing ECMO Care

Moderator: Tami Rosenthal

  • 2 p.m. Cardiohelp® in Pediatrics: Lessons Learned: Michael Brewer
  • 2:15 p.m. Anticoagulation for Pediatric ECMO: Does One Strategy Work for All Cardiac Patients? Marissa Brunetti
  • 2:30 p.m. Pharmacokinetics: Things to Consider for Cardiac ECMO Patients: Haley Collier and Alyssa Hager
  • 2:45 p.m. Managing COVID ECMO at a Children’s Hospital: Michael Pizzi
  • 3 p.m. Impella and ECMO in the Pediatric Patient: Winning Combo or More of a Challenge? Amy Romer
  • 3:15 p.m. ECMO Cannula Preservation for High-risk Transition off ECMO: Tami Rosenthal
  • 3:30 p.m. Faculty Panel Discussion: Faculty
  • 4 P.M. ADJOURN

4 – 4:15 p.m. Break


Plenary Session V

These are Three Important Things I Need You to Know: Sharing My View on What Is Important in Pediatric and Congenital Heart Care

Moderator: James Steven and Alan Friedman

  • 4:15 p.m. Hospital Administrator … to Cardiology Division: Thomas Dole
  • 4:30 p.m. Nurse ... to Physician: Natalie Bernard
  • 4:45 p.m. Surgeon ... to Cardiologist/Echocardiographer: James O’Brien
  • 5 p.m. Perfusionist ... to Surgeon: Tami Rosenthal
  • 5:15 p.m. Cardiac Catheterization Specialist … to All Other Providers: Jacqueline Kreutzer
  • 5:30 p.m. Cardiac Intensivist … to Step-down Unit and Outpatient Cardiologist: Kiona Allen
  • 5:45 p.m. Panel Discussion Q & A: Faculty
  • 6 P.M. ADJOURN

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