Best Practice in Echocardiography for Optimal Patient Care and in Clinical Trials: When to Use Multi-Modality Imaging

Best Practice in Echo for Optimal Patient Care & Clinical Trials

Best Practice in Echocardiography for Optimal Patient Care and in Clinical Trials: When to Use Multi-Modality Imaging

Fairmont Scottsdale Princess, Scottsdale, AZ

11/16/2018 - 11/18/2018

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Overview

COURSE DESCRIPTION
Echocardiography has become an essential tool for all clinicians involved in managing patients with known or suspected heart diseases. Echocardiography is also widely used for clinical trials in assessing cardiac function and hemodynamics as an enrollment criterion and/or an end-point. Therefore, it is critical that echocardiography techniques and measurements are standardized for best practice and reliable clinical trial result.

The meeting will focus on the use of echocardiography and other imaging modalities for valvular heart disease and heart failure. The basic and the state-of-the-art echocardiography practice will be presented with lectures and breakout sessions.  Focus on optimal use of 2-D, 3-D, and strain imaging in the operating room, hemodynamic as well as cardiac emergencies, the emergency department, cardiac catheterization laboratory, and other important clinical areas where echocardiography is essential.

COURSE OBJECTIVES

  • Describe how to use image optimization techniques and discuss measurement principles for right and left heart chamber quantitation 
  • Apply use of echo Doppler in a patient with heart failure symptoms
  • Recognize how to assess disease severity by echo and other imaging modalities in common adult valvular heart disease
  • Recognize the indications and role of echocardiography in percutaneous aortic and mitral valve intervention in patients with severe valve disease.
  • Recognize the role of intraoperative transesophageal echocardiography in guiding surgical treatment
  • Define the role of echocardiography in patients with cancer
  • Describe the role of echo in the emergency room and critical care units

INTENDED AUDIENCE
The course is designed for physicians and cardiac sonographers who perform and interpret echo exams and wish to enhance their knowledge of the echocardiography assessment of adult cardiac disease. Participants with a basic knowledge of echocardiographic techniques and applications will benefit most from this program.

Program

Friday, November 16, 2018
6:30 a.m.
Registration and Continental Breakfast
7:20 a.m.
Welcome and Introductions
Hemodynamics and Cardiac Function: Principles, Technique, and Workshops for Practice and Clinical Trials
Left Ventricular and Right Ventricular Assessment
Moderator: Hari Chaliki, MD
7:30 a.m.
LV Volume and EF, and Mass: Importance in Heart Failure and Valvular Heart Disease
Joao Cavalcante, MD
7:50 a.m.
Diastolic Function Assessment for Practice and Trial
Jae Oh, MD
8:10 a.m.
Strain Imaging for Systolic and Diastolic Function Assessment
Thomas Marwick, MD
8:30 a.m.
RV Volume and Function Measurement: 2-D, 3-D, Doppler, and Strain
Garvan Kane, MD, PhD
8:50 a.m.
CT/MRI for Cardiac Function Assessment
Joao Cavalcante, MD
9:10 a.m.
Panel Discussion
9:30 a.m.
Refreshment Break
Imaging in Heart Failure Diagnosis and Management
Moderator: Jae Oh, MD
9:40 a.m.
Complex Diastolic Function Assessment and Diastolic Exercise Test
Jae Oh, MD
9:50 a.m.
Complex Diastolic Function Assessment and Diastolic Exercise Test
Jae Oh, MD
10:10 a.m.
Strain Imaging in Heart Failure
Thomas Marwick, MD
10:30 a.m.
Imaging in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy for Diagnosis and Treatment Trials
Jeffrey Geske, MD
10:50 a.m.
Imaging in Cardiac Amyloidosis
Samuel Unzek Freiman, MD
11:10 a.m.
Constrictive Pericarditis
Christopher Appleton, MD
11:30 a.m.
Panel Discussion
12:00 p.m.
Lunch
Specific Use of Echocardiography/Imaging in HF
Moderator: Tasneem Naqvi, MD
1:15 p.m.
Use of Echocardiography in Cardiac-Oncology
Hector Villarraga, MD
1:35 p.m.
Echo in RV Pacing Induced Heart Failure
Tasneem Naqvi, MD
1:55 p.m.
Imaging for LVAD and Heart Transplantation
Daniel Borgeson, MD
2:15 p.m.
Echocardiography in Shock Patients and Medical ICU
Brandon Wiley, MD
2:35 p.m.
Panel Discussion
3:00 p.m.
Refreshment Break
3:20 p.m.
Imaging in Cardiovascular Disease: Illustrative Cases
Moderator: Vuyisile Nkomo, MD
3:25 p.m.
Pulmonary Hypertension
Garvan Kane, MD, PhD
3:40 p.m.
Effusive-Constrictive Pericarditis
William Miranda, MD
3:55 p.m.
RV Failure
Daniel Borgeson, MD
4:15 p.m.
Apical HCM
Jeffrey Geske, MD
4:30 p.m.
Panel Discussion
4:45 p.m.
Adjourn
Saturday, November 17, 2018
7:00 a.m.
Continental Breakfast
Application of Hemodynamics and Valvular Heart Disease
Valvular Heart Disease Assessment and Hemodynamics
Moderator: Vuyisile Nkomo, MD
7:30 a.m.
Doppler Principles: How to Measure Gradients and Valve Areas?
Hari Chaliki, MD
7:50 a.m.
Is Symptom Most Important for Managing Aortic Stenosis?
Jae Oh, MD
8:10 a.m.
Imaging for TAVR Patients
Rebecca Hahn, MD
8:30 a.m.
Evaluation of Aortic Regurgitation and Management in Paravalvular Leak (PVL) After TAVR
Vuyisile Nkomo, MD
8:50 a.m.
Evaluation of MR for MV Device Therapy
Jeremy Thaden, MD
9:10 a.m.
Interventional Echo for Mitral Regurgitation
Stephen Little, MD
9:30 a.m.
Panel Discussion
10:00 a.m.
Refreshment Break
Valve Assessment and New Technology
Moderator: Jae Oh, MD
10:30 a.m.
Mixed Valvular Heart Disease: AS & AR
Alexander Egbe, MBBS
10:50 a.m.
Asymptomatic Valvular Heart Disease and Exercise Testing
Hari Chaliki, MD
11:10 a.m.
Tricuspid Regurgitation: Evaluation and New Management Strategy
Rebecca Hahn, MD
11:30 a.m.
Novel Transcatheter Valves
Stephen Little, MD
11:50 a.m.
Imaging for Endocarditis
Eric Velazquez, MD
12:10 p.m.
Panel Discussion
12:30 p.m.
Lunch
Evaluation and Management of Structural Heart Diseases
Moderator: Hari Chaliki, MD
1:30 p.m.
Ischemic and Functional Mitral Regurgitation: How to Evaluate and What to Do?
Eric Velazquez, MD
1:50 p.m.
Assessment of Prosthetic Valve Dysfunction
Susan Wilansky, MD
2:10 p.m.
Intraoperative Echo for Unstable Patients
Joseph Maalouf, MD
2:30 p.m.
Carcinoid Heart Disease
Heidi Connolly, MD
2:50 p.m.
Valvular Heart Diseases in Congenital Heart Patients
William Miranda, MD
3:10 p.m.
Diseases of the Aorta
Vuyisile Nkomo, MD
3:30 p.m.
Panel Discussion
3:45 p.m.
Adjourn
Sunday, November 18, 2018
7:00 a.m.
Continental Breakfast
Complex and Innovative Applications of Echo/Imaging
Multi-modality Imaging
Moderator: Tasneem Naqvi, MD
7:30 a.m.
Echo During Cardiology Consultation
Tasneem Naqvi, MD
7:50 a.m.
PET Imaging
Panithaya Chareonthaitawee, MD
8:10 a.m.
MRI Imaging
Francois Marcotte, MD
8:30 a.m.
Coronary Atherosclerosis Evaluation for Guiding Clinical Decision Making
Panithaya Chareonthaitawee, MD
8:50 a.m.
Contrast Echocardiography for Practice
Reza Arsanjani, MD
9:10 a.m.
Panel Discussion
9:30 a.m.
Refreshment Break
Breakout Sessions - choose one in each time slot to attend
9:45 a.m. - 10:25 a.m.
3-D Echo Illustrative Cases
Joseph Maalouf, MD, Vuyisile Nkomo, MD
9:45 a.m. - 10:25 a.m.
Hemodynamic with Case Presentations
Hari Chaliki, MD, Tasneem Naqvi, MD, Jae Oh, MD
9:45 a.m. - 10:25 a.m.
Strain Imaging with Cases
Garvan Kane, MD, PhD, Thomas Marwick, MD
10:30 a.m. - 11:10 a.m.
3-D Echo Illustrative Cases
Joseph Maalouf, MD, Vuyisile Nkomo, MD
10:30 a.m. - 11:10 a.m.
Hemodynamic with Case Presentations
Hari Chaliki, MD, Tasneem Naqvi, MD, Jae Oh, MD
10:30 a.m. - 11:10 a.m.
Strain Imaging with Cases
Garvan Kane, MD, PhD, Thomas Marwick, MD
11:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
3-D Echo Illustrative Cases
Joseph Maalouf, MD, Vuyisile Nkomo, MD
11:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Hemodynamic with Case Presentations
Hari Chaliki, MD, Tasneem Naqvi, MD, Jae Oh, MD
11:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Strain Imaging with Cases
Garvan Kane, MD, PhD, Thomas Marwick, MD
12:00 p.m.
Panel Discussion

Faculty

PROGRAM DIRECTORS
Hari P. Chaliki, M.D.
Tasneem Z. Naqvi, M.D.
Vuyisile T. Nkomo, M.D., M.P.H.
Jae K. Oh, M.D.

MAYO FACULTY
Christopher P. Appleton, M.D.
Reza Arsanjani, M.D.
Daniel D. Borgeson, M.D.
Panithaya Chareonthaitawee, M.D.
Heidi M. Connolly, M.D.
Alexander C. Egbe, M.B.B.S.
Jeffrey B. Geske, M.D.
Garvan C. Kane, M.D., Ph.D.
Joseph F. Maalouf, M.D.
Francois Marcotte, M.D.
William R. Miranda, M.D.
Jeremy J. Thaden, M.D.
Samuel Unzek, M.D.
Hector R. Villarraga, M.D.
Susan Wilansky, M.D.
Brandon M. Wiley, M.D.

GUEST FACULTY
Joao Cavalcante, M.D.
Rebecca T. Hahn, M.D.
Stephen H. Little, M.D.
Thomas Marwick, M.D.
Eric Velazquez, M.D.


FACULTY DISCLOSURE
As a provider accredited by ACCME, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science (Mayo School of Continuous Professional Development) must ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in its educational activities. Course directors, planning committee, faculty, and all others who are in a position to control the content of this educational activity are required to disclose all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest related to the subject matter of the educational activity. Safeguards against commercial bias have been put in place. Faculty also will disclose any off-label and/or investigational use of pharmaceuticals or instruments discussed in their presentation. Disclosure of this information will be published in course materials so those participants in the activity may formulate their own judements regarding the presentation.

NATIONAL PHYSICIAN PAYMENT TRANSPARENCY PROGRAM
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science complies with the requirements of the National Physician Payment Transparency Program OPEN PAYMENTS (Physician Payments Sunshine Act).

Credit

Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Credit Statement(s)
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 18.25 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Other Health Care Professionals
A certificate of attendance will be provided to other health care professionals for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies, or other professional associations.

Attendees should ensure in advance that their credentialing or licensing organization accepts AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM from the sponsor of this activity.

For disclosure information regarding Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development accreditation review committee members, please go here.


 

Pricing

MD, PhD, DO, PharmD
EARLY BIRD RATE - $795
Registration fee paid in full by October 16, 2018

After October 16, 2018 - $895

Fellow, Resident, RN, NP, PA, Sonographer
EARLY BIRD RATE - $595
Registration fee paid in full by October 16, 2018

After October 16, 2018 - $695


The registration fee includes tuition, electronic course syllabus, continental breakfasts, refreshment breaks, and lunches. Although it is not Mayo Clinic Cardiovascular CME (CV CME) policy to limit the number of registrants for a course, conference room facilities may necessitate closing of enrollment; therefore, early registration is advised. Enrollment for this program is limited.

CANCELLATION POLICY
If you cancel your participation in this course, your registration fee, less a $75 administration fee, will be refunded when written notification is received by Mayo Clinic CV CME before November 2, 2018 (email: cv cme@mayo.edu). No refunds will be made on or after November 2, 2018. Canceled registrations are non-transferable.

NO SHOW POLICY
This course is intended to be a live learning experience. If you do not attend this course on-site as a live learner, you will not be allowed access to the materials/lectures during or after the course. No refunds will be given for no-show registrants.

Mayo Clinic CV CME reserves the right to cancel or postpone any course due to unforeseen circumstances. In the unlikely event Mayo Clinic CV CME must cancel or postpone this course, Mayo Clinic CV CME will refund the registration fee, but it is not responsible for any related costs, charges, or expenses to participants, including fees assessed by airline/travel/lodging agencies.

Lodging

Guest rooms have been reserved for attendees and their guests with special rates at Fairmont Scottsdale Princess. In order to receive the group rate, reservations must be made before the room block is filled or before the expiration date of October 24, 2018, whichever comes first. 

Fairmont Scottsdale Princess
7575 East Princess Drive 
Scottsdale, AZ 85255 

Group Rate: $279
Group Code: Mayo Clinic Echocardiography Course
Online Reservations
Phone Reservations: 1-800-344-4758 or Global Reservations Centre at 1-800-441-1414

There is an additional $12.00 per person, charge to cover round trip porterage and a $2.00 per person, per day, housekeeping services.

Attendees are responsible for their own reservations. The standard hotel reservation cancellation policy of 72 hour prior to arrival will apply to individual reservations unless otherwise specified. Reservations not cancelled at this time will have the credit card provided charged one night room & tax.

Check in: 4 p.m.
Check out: 12 p.m.

Resort Fee($30): A daily resort service charge is optional for group attendees. The fee would include the following:

  • Unlimited basic internet access in their guest rooms and resort public areas, wireless and wired
  • Any local, domestic long distance (contiguous 48 states) and 1-800 access calls from the guest room
  • Complimentary admission to Trailblazers kid’s adventure club access for up to three children (lunch fee additional)
  • Access to 24 hour Fairmont Fitness Center
  • On-site shuttle transportation service (guest rooms, restaurants, spa, pool and meeting space)
  • 50% discount off Well & Being at Willow Stream Spa daily access fee including complimentary fitness and wellness classes, waterfall treatment pool, sauna, rooftop pool and more

Daily charge of $30.00 plus tax will be added to guests room folio should they select to receive above listed amenities. Discount for spa services will be adjusted off their final room bill. Fitness classes time and Trailblazers kid’s adventure club are subject to space availability.

Lodging arrangements are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.

Parking: The Fairmont current charge for overnight valet parking is $24.00 per day, overnight self-parking is $15.00 per day, daytime valet parking is $12.00 per day, and daytime self-parking is $8.00 per day. Self-Parking fee has been waived for Mayo Program Guests over program dates.

Mayo Clinic CV CME is not responsible for expenses incurred by an individual who is not confirmed and for whom space is not available at the meeting. Costs incurred by the registrant such as airline or hotel fees or penalties are the responsibility of the registrant.

Exhibits

GRANTS AND EXHIBITS
At the time of posting, a complete listing of commercial supports (financial or in-kind) was not available. Appropriate acknowledgement will be given to all supporters at the time of the meeting.

EXHIBIT OPPORTUNITIES
This course offers the opportunity for commercial companies to interact with health care providers and highlight their products and services. If you are interested in exhibit space during this course, please contact Charlene Tri. Exhibits will be available for viewing at all scheduled breaks.


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