Echocardiography in the Nation's Capital: Practical Review of Adult Echocardiography for Physicians and Sonographers

May 5-7, 2023
In-Person or Livestream | Capital Hilton, Washington, DC

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Credit Types: AMA PRA Category 1™ (17.25), MOC (17.25), Price: $715-$925 | Register by 4/5 to save $100

Program

Friday, May 5, 2023
7:15 a.m.
Registration - Continental Breakfast
7:55 a.m.
Welcome and Course Overview
8:00 a.m.
Orientation to the Audience Response System and Knowledge Assessment
Assessment of Cardiac Function
Moderator: Patricia Pellikka, MD
8:15 a.m.
Echocardiography for Assessment of Left Ventricular Systolic Function: 2-D Echo, 3-D Echo, and Doppler
Vidhu Anand, MBBS
8:40 a.m.
Echocardiographic Assessment of Diastolic Function: Basic Concepts and Practical Points
Daniel Borgeson, MD
9:05 a.m.
Echocardiographic Assessment of Right Heart Pressures and Right Ventricular Function
Garvan Kane, MD, PhD
9:30 a.m.
Strain Imaging: Going Beyond LV Ejection Fraction and Use in Cardio-Oncology
Ian Chang, MD
9:55 a.m.
Panel Discussion
Vidhu Anand, MBBS, Daniel Borgeson, MD, Ian Chang, MD, Garvan Kane, MD, PhD
Moderator: Patricia Pellikka, MD
10:15 a.m.
Refreshment Break
Diastolic Function and Myocardial Disease
Moderator: Sunil Mankad, MD
10:35 a.m.
Echo in Heart Failure: What does the Heart Failure Specialist Want to Know?
Rosalyn Adigun, MD
11:00 a.m.
Echocardiographic Assessment for Patients with Cardiac Amyloid and Restrictive CM
Ian Chang, MD
11:25 a.m.
Echocardiography for Patients with Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
Steve Ommen, MD
11:50 a.m.
Multimodality Imaging for Cardiomyopathies
Amy Pollak, MD
12:15 p.m.
Panel Discussion
Rosalyn Adigun, MD, Ian Chang, MD, Steve Ommen, MD, Amy Pollak, MD
Moderator: Sunil Mankad, MD
12:30 p.m.
Lunch
Stress Echo and Other Topics
Moderator: Patricia Pellikka, MD
1:30 p.m.
ECHO EXTRA: Contrast Echocardiography: How to Optimize Imaging and Avoid Artifacts
Carrie Vanden Bussche, RDCS
1:40 p.m.
Stress Echo - Contemporary Users and Interpretation
Patricia Pellikka, MD
2:05 p.m.
3D Echocardiography: Practical Applications
Garvan Kane, MD, PhD
2:30 p.m.
Echocardiography for Complications of Myocardial Infarction
Sunil Mankad, MD
2:55 p.m.
Echocardiography for Endocarditis
3:20 p.m.
Panel Discussion
Garvan Kane, MD, PhD, Sunil Mankad, MD, Patricia Pellikka, MD, Carrie Vanden Bussche, RDCS
Moderator: Patricia Pellikka, MD
3:45 p.m.
Adjourn
Saturday, May 6, 2023
7:15 a.m.
Continental Breakfast
Valvular Heart Disease: Session I
Moderator: Patricia Pellikka, MD
7:45 a.m.
Echocardiography for Aortic Valve Stenosis: Comprehensive 2-D and Doppler Assessment
Patricia Pellikka, MD
8:10 a.m.
Echocardiography for Mitral Stenosis: Comprehensive 2D, 3D, and Doppler Assessment
Said Alsidawi, MD
8:35 a.m.
Echocardiography for Mitral Regurgitation: Mechanisms, 3D Echo, and Quantification
James Nelson, MBBS
9:00 a.m.
Echocardiography for Selection of Patients for MitraClip and How to Assess Residual Mitral Regurgitation Post-Procedure
9:25 a.m.
Echocardiography for Aortic Regurgitation
Hector Michelena, MD
9:50 a.m.
Panel Discussion
Said Alsidawi, MD, Hector Michelena, MD, James Nelson, MBBS, Patricia Pellikka, MD
Moderator: Patricia Pellikka, MD
Valvular Heart Disease: Session II
Moderator: Sunil Mankad, MD
10:20 a.m.
ECHO EXTRA: PISA Imaging Pearls
Carrie Vanden Bussche, RDCS
10:30 a.m.
"The Right Stuff" Echocardiographic Assessment of Pulmonary and Tricuspid
Luke Burchill
10:55 a.m.
Which Valve for Which Patient?
Kevin Greason, MD
11:20 a.m.
Echocardiography for Prosthetic Valves
Joseph Maalouf, MD
11:45 a.m.
Structural Heart Case Studies
Said Alsidawi, MD, Hector Michelena, MD
Moderators: Kevin Greason, MD, Garvan Kane, MD, PhD, Peter Pollak, MD, Sunil Mankad, MD
12:30 p.m.
Panel Discussion
Said Alsidawi, MD, Luke Burchill, Kevin Greason, MD, Garvan Kane, MD, PhD, Joseph Maalouf, MD, Hector Michelena, MD, Peter Pollak, MD
Moderator: Sunil Mankad, MD
12:45 p.m.
Working Lunch - Concurrent Session Breakouts
12:45-1:30 p.m. | Rotate to another session | 1:40-2:25 p.m.
Advanced Diastolic Function (Will not be livestreamed) (Culpepper)
Rosalyn Adigun, MD, Ian Chang, MD, Carolyn Larsen, MD
3-D Echo: Cases Where it Made a Difference
Joseph Maalouf, MD, Hector Michelena, MD
Artifacts: Is it Real or Memorex? (Will not be livestreamed)
Sunil Mankad, MD, Carrie Vanden Bussche, RDCS
2:30 p.m.
Adjourn
Sunday, May 7, 2023
7:00 a.m.
Continental Breakfast
Special Topics I
Moderator: Sunil Mankad, MD
7:50 a.m.
Knowledge Assessment
8:00 a.m.
Echocardiography in Pericardial Disease and Constriction
Steve Ommen, MD
8:25 a.m.
Echo Case Studies in Adult Congenital Heart Disease (I)
Luke Burchill
8:50 a.m.
POCUS: Lung Ultrasound and Assessment of Fluid Responsiveness
Sunil Mankad, MD
9:05 a.m.
Perioperative Echocardiography: Case Studies of the Unsuspected
James Nelson, MBBS
9:35 a.m.
Echo Imaging for TAVR Complications
Joseph Maalouf, MD
10:00 a.m.
Novel Applications of TAVR: Bicuspid Aortic Valve, Aortic Regurgitation, Younger Patients and Moderate Aortic Stenosis
Peter Pollak, MD
10:25 a.m.
Panel Discussion
Luke Burchill, Joseph Maalouf, MD, Sunil Mankad, MD, James Nelson, MBBS, Steve Ommen, MD, Peter Pollak, MD
Moderator: Sunil Mankad, MD
10:40 a.m.
Refreshment Break
Special Topics II
Moderator: Patricia Pellikka, MD
10:55 a.m.
Cardiac Masses: Key Identifying/Differentiating Features
Carolyn Larsen, MD
11:20 a.m.
Heart Transplant & LVADs: Role of Echocardiography
Daniel Borgeson, MD
11:45 a.m.
Artificial Intelligence and Echocardiography
Patricia Pellikka, MD
12:00 p.m.
Imaging in Diseases of the Aorta
Vidhu Anand, MBBS
12:25 p.m.
Adjourn
Credit Types Offered
  • AMA PRA Category 1
    17.25
  • MOC
    17.25

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