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Cardiology at Cancun: Topics in Clinical Cardiology

February 22-26, 2021
Marriott Cancun Resort, Cancun, Mexico

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Credit Types: AMA PRA Category 1 (24.75), Nursing (24.75), | Price: $750 - $880 | Early Registration Saves $100

Program

Sunday, February 21
5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Pre-registration (Grand Ballroom Foyer)
Monday, February 22
6:30 a.m.
Registration - Continental Breakfast
7:15 a.m.
Welcome and Course Objectives
Moderators: Steve Ommen, MD, Guy Reeder, MD
Key Concepts in Primary Information
Moderator: Guy Reeder, MD
7:30 a.m.
Cardiovascular Risk Assessment: From Prediction Rules to Novel Risk Markers to AI
Thomas Allison, PhD
7:50 a.m.
Controversies in Preventive Cardiology: Aspirin, Butter, Meat, the Obesity Paradox and Others
Francisco Lopez-Jimenez, MD
8:10 a.m.
Exercise for Cardiovascular Health: How Much Is Good Enough: How Much Is Too Much?
Thomas Allison, PhD
8:30 a.m.
In Search of the Best Diet for Cardiovascular Health: Separating the Facts From the Fads
Stephen Kopecky, MD
8:50 a.m.
Exercise Prescription for Specific Cardiac Conditions: HCM, HF, Valve Disease, Pulmonary Hypertension, etc.
Thomas Allison, PhD
9:10 a.m.
Panel Discussion
9:35 a.m.
Refreshment Break - Visit Exhibits
How to Prevent Cardiovascular Disease: Case-Based Management
Moderator: Steve Ommen, MD
10:00 a.m.
CVD Prevention in Women
LaPrincess Brewer, MD, MPH
10:40 a.m.
Lipid Guidelines and Beyond
Stephen Kopecky, MD
10:40 a.m.
CVD Prevention in Special Populations: Minorities, Elderly, Others
LaPrincess Brewer, MD, MPH
11:00 a.m.
Special Lecture: Artificial Intelligence in Cardiovascular Medicine
Francisco Lopez-Jimenez, MD
11:20 a.m.
Preventing Cardiac Complications in Cancer Patients
LaPrincess Brewer, MD, MPH
11:40 a.m.
Challenging Cases in Preventive Cardiology All Faculty
12:05 p.m.
Adjourn
6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Welcome Reception (Poolside) All Faculty, Participants, and Exhibitors (and Guests) are invited.
Tuesday, February 23
7:00 a.m.
Continental Breakfast
Ischemic Heart Disease - I
Moderator: Guy Reeder, MD
7:30 a.m.
The Ischemia Trial and Management of Stable Angina
Todd Miller, MD
7:50 a.m.
Chest Pain With Minimal Obstructive Coronary Artery Disease
Panithaya Chareonthaitawee, MD
8:10 a.m.
Preop Cardiac Assessment: Less Stress or Learning How to Stop Worrying
Todd Miller, MD
8:30 a.m.
Cardiac Manifestations of COVID-19 in the ICU
Richard Oeckler, MD, PhD
8:50 a.m.
Optimal Duration of Anti-platelet Therapy Including Cessation for Noncardiac Surgery
Malcolm Bell, MD
9:10 a.m.
Panel Discussion
9:35 a.m.
Refreshment Break - Visit Exhibits
Ischemic Heart Disease - II
Moderator: Steve Ommen, MD
10:00 a.m.
Last Year’s Top 5 Trials in Ischemic Heart Disease
Malcolm Bell, MD
10:20 a.m.
ICU Management of the COVID Patient
Richard Oeckler, MD, PhD
10:40 a.m.
ACS Due to Left Main Disease – A Practical Approach
Gurpreet Sandhu, MD, PhD
11:00 a.m.
Revascularization Decisions in Ischemic Cardiomyopathy. What Is the Evidence?
Panithaya Chareonthaitawee, MD
11:20 a.m.
Treatment of Recurrent In-Stent Restenosis 2021
Rajiv Gulati, MD, PhD
11:40 a.m.
Panel Discussion
12:05 p.m.
Adjourn Note Special Evening Session
5:45 p.m. - 7:15 p.m.
Cases in Ischemic Heart Disease
Malcolm Bell, MD, Rajiv Gulati, MD, PhD, Gurpreet Sandhu, MD, PhD
Wednesday, February 24
7:00 a.m.
Continental Breakfast
Heart Failure - I
Moderator: Steve Ommen, MD
7:30 a.m.
The Top 5 Clinical Trials in Heart Failure
Lisa LeMond, MD
7:50 a.m.
Titrating to Targets: Medical Therapy for Heart Failure
Paul McKie, MD
8:10 a.m.
Diagnosing HFpEF in 2021
Robert Frantz, MD
8:30 a.m.
Imaging for Right Heart Failure
Garvan Kane, MD, PhD
8:50 a.m.
Cardiac Amyloid: New Treatments
Grace Lin, MD
9:10 a.m.
Panel Discussion
9:35 a.m.
Refreshment Break - Visit Exhibits
Heart Failure - II
Moderator: Guy Reeder, MD
10:00 a.m.
Myocarditis and Sarcoidosis: Diagnosis and Management
Grace Lin, MD
10:20 a.m.
Heart Failure in Cancer Patients
Paul McKie, MD
10:40 a.m.
Pulmonary Arterial Hypertention: A Stepwise Approach
Robert Frantz, MD
11:20 a.m.
ECMO and Mechanical Circulatory Support: When Is It Needed?
Lisa LeMond, MD
11:40 a.m.
Panel Discussion
12:05 p.m.
Adjourn Note Special Evening Session
5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Heart Failure Cases
Robert Frantz, MD, Grace Lin, MD, Paul McKie, MD
5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Interactive ECG Interpretation Seminar Ventricular Repolarization: From Myocardial Infarction to Metabolic Abnormalities
Fred Kusumoto, MD
Thursday, February 25
6:30 a.m.
Continental Breakfast
Heart Rhythm I - Supraventricular Tachycardia and Atrial Fibrillation
Moderator: Fred Kusumoto, MD
7:00 a.m.
Optional Early Bird Session: ECG Unknowns Review
Fred Kusumoto, MD
7:30 a.m.
Wearables, Big Data, and Artificial Intelligence and Arrhythmia Care: Helpful or Just Another Headache?
Komandoor Srivathsan, MD
7:55 a.m.
My Patient Has A Regular Supraventricular Tachycardia: From WPW to Atrial Flutter, Identification to Treatment
Win Kuang Shen, MD
8:15 a.m.
AF Burden: Does 1 Hour of AF Mandate Anticoagulation?
8:35 a.m.
The Evil Twins: AF and Heart Failure
Bernard Gersh, MB, ChB, DPhil
8:55 a.m.
AF Ablation: Who Should I Refer and Who Should I Protect From the Electrophysiologist?
Fred Kusumoto, MD
9:15 a.m.
Panel Discussion
9:35 a.m.
Refreshment Break - Visit Exhibits
Heart Rhythm II - Syncope, Ventricular Arrhythmias, and Implantable Devices
Moderator: Guy Reeder, MD
10:00 a.m.
PVCs and Nonsustained VT: When Do I Need to Worry?
Bernard Gersh, MB, ChB, DPhil
10:25 a.m.
Treating Those Funny Channelopathies: Identification, Management, and Genetic Testing
Komandoor Srivathsan, MD
10:45 a.m.
Device Management in Special Situations: Surgery, MRI, and Radiation Therapy
Win Kuang Shen, MD
11:05 a.m.
Who Should (or Who Shouldn't) Get An ICD in 2021?
Fred Kusumoto, MD
11:25 a.m.
New Cardiac Device Technology: Leadless Pacing, His Bundle Pacing, Subcutaneous ICDs, and Beyond
11:45 a.m.
Panel Discussion
12:05 p.m.
Adjourn Note Special Evening Session
5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Rapid Fire ECG Cases
Bernard Gersh, MB, ChB, DPhil, Fred Kusumoto, MD, Win Kuang Shen, MD, Komandoor Srivathsan, MD
Moderator: Guy Reeder, MD
Friday, February 26
7:00 a.m.
Continental Breakfast
Valvular Heart Disease - I
Moderator: Steve Ommen, MD
7:30 a.m.
TAVR Update
Kevin Greason, MD
7:55 a.m.
Atrial Fibrillation and Challenges in the TAVR Patient
Vuyisile Nkomo, MD
8:15 a.m.
Advances in Cardiovascular Surgery
Kevin Greason, MD
8:35 a.m.
Leaflet Thrombosis After Bioprosthetic Valve Implantation: Detection, Natural History, and Treatment
Vuyisile Nkomo, MD
8:55 a.m.
Catheter Based Treatments for Tricuspid Valve Regurgitation - Current Progress
Mackram Eleid, MD
9:15 a.m.
Panel Discussion
9:35 a.m.
Refreshment Break - Visit Exhibits
Valvular Heart Disease - II
Moderator: Guy Reeder, MD
10:00 a.m.
Who Needs PFO Closure in 2021
Guy Reeder, MD
10:25 a.m.
Aortopathies - Diagnosis, When to Intervene
Crystal Bonnichsen, MD
10:45 a.m.
HCM Update
Steve Ommen, MD
11:05 a.m.
Common Congenital Heart Lesions in Adult Patients
Crystal Bonnichsen, MD
11:25 a.m.
Catheter Based Mitral Valve Replacement - Where Do We Stand In 2021?
Mackram Eleid, MD
11:45 a.m.
Panel Discussion
12:00 p.m.
Closing Remarks and Adjournment
Moderators: Steve Ommen, MD, Guy Reeder, MD
Credit Types Offered
  • AMA PRA Category 1
    24.75
  • Nursing
    24.75

Price: $750 - $880 | Early Registration Saves $100

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