Snowmass Cardiovascular Cases, Controversies, and Challenges

January 7-11, 2023
In-Person or Livestream | Viewline Resort Snowmass, Autograph Collection, Snowmass Village, CO

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Credit Types: AMA PRA Category 1™ (25.5), Nursing (25.5), Price: $725 - $1,200 | Early Registration Saves $100!

Program

FRIDAY, JANUARY 6, 2023
4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Registration (Viewline Snowmass Conference Center)
SATURDAY, JANUARY 7, 2023
3:00 p.m.
Registration and Refreshments
4:00 p.m.
Welcome and Pre-Assessment
Kyle Klarich, MD, Carole Warnes, MD
4:45 p.m.
Jack Vogel Memorial Lecture: The Present and Future of Cardiac Ablation
Samuel Asirvatham, MD
5:30 p.m.
Cases in Structural Heart Disease
Joanna Chikwe, MD, Michael Mack, MD, Rick Nishimura, MD, Patrick OGara, MD, Paul Sorajja, MD
7:00 p.m.
Adjourn for the Day
SUNDAY, JANUARY 8, 2023
6:30 a.m.
Continental Breakfast
7:00 a.m.
SESSION I: VALVULAR HEART DISEASE
Moderator: Rick Nishimura, MD
7:00 a.m.
Percutaneous Treatment of Valvular Heart Disease: Where We Have Been and Where We Are Going
Paul Sorajja, MD
7:25 a.m.
Upstream Diagnosis and Management of Aortic Stenosis: What Really Makes a Difference?
Patrick OGara, MD
7:50 a.m.
Secondary Mitral Regurgitation: Approaches in 2023
Vinod Thourani, MD
8:15 a.m.
Update on TAVI
Michael Mack, MD
8:40 a.m.
Surgical Treatment of Endocarditis in 2023
Joanna Chikwe, MD
9:05 a.m.
Panel Discussion
Joanna Chikwe, MD, Michael Mack, MD, Patrick OGara, MD, Paul Sorajja, MD, Vinod Thourani, MD
Moderator: Rick Nishimura, MD
9:30 a.m.
Adjourn for the Morning
SESSION II: VALVULAR AND AORTIC DISEASE
3:00 p.m.
Après Ski
3:30 p.m.
Mitral Annular Calcium – Between a Rock and a Hard Place
Vinod Thourani, MD
3:55 p.m.
Tricuspid Valve Disease – When to Intervene and How
Michael Mack, MD
4:20 p.m.
Primary Mitral Regurgitation: Surgery vs. Transcatheter Repair
Joanna Chikwe, MD
4:45 p.m.
Lifetime Management of Aortic Stenosis: Bicuspid Aortic Valves and the Ross Procedure
Michael Mack, MD
5:10 p.m.
What Prosthetic Valve for What Patient?
Patrick OGara, MD
5:35 p.m.
Prosthetic Valve Dysfunction – Everything You Need to Know
Rick Nishimura, MD
6:00 p.m.
Case Presentations
Joanna Chikwe, MD, Michael Mack, MD, Patrick OGara, MD, Paul Sorajja, MD, Vinod Thourani, MD
Moderator: Rick Nishimura, MD
6:50 p.m.
Pearls from the Day
Carole Warnes, MD
7:00 p.m.
Adjourn for the Day
MONDAY, JANUARY 9, 2023
6:30 a.m.
Continental Breakfast
SESSION III: PREVENTION/CORONARY ARTERY DISEASE
Moderator: Robert Vogel, MD
7:00 a.m.
Shorter DAPT After PCI: What is Left to Understand
Malcolm Bell, MD
7:25 a.m.
Utilization of Ceramide Testing in Modern Clinical CV Practice
Stephen Kopecky, MD
7:50 a.m.
Exercise for Primary and Secondary Prevention of Heart Disease
Robert Vogel, MD
8:15 a.m.
Cardiogenic Shock
Malcolm Bell, MD
8:40 a.m.
Live Younger Longer: 6 Steps to Prevent Heart Disease, Cancer, and Alzheimer’s Disease
Stephen Kopecky, MD
9:05 a.m.
Panel Discussion
Malcolm Bell, MD, Stephen Kopecky, MD
Moderator: Robert Vogel, MD
9:30 a.m.
Adjourn for the Morning
SESSION IV: ARRHYTHMIAS
Moderator: Samuel Asirvatham, MD
3:00 p.m.
Après Ski
3:30 p.m.
Ventricular Ectopy: How Much Is Too Much and Is It the Chicken or the Egg?
Samuel Asirvatham, MD
3:55 p.m.
The QT Interval: Too Long, Too Short – Getting It Just Right
Michael Ackerman, MD, PhD
4:20 p.m.
Sudden Death and Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
Paul Sorajja, MD
4:45 p.m.
The Cardiac Channelopathies: Who Needs an ICD Anyway?
Michael Ackerman, MD, PhD
5:10 p.m.
CRT Therapy: Which Patient and When?
Samuel Asirvatham, MD
5:35 p.m.
Case Presentations
Michael Ackerman, MD, PhD, Paul Sorajja, MD
Moderator: Samuel Asirvatham, MD
6:50 p.m.
Pearls from the Day
Kyle Klarich, MD
7:00 p.m.
Adjourn for the Day
TUESDAY, JANUARY 10, 2023
6:30 a.m.
Continental Breakfast
SESSION V: HEART FAILURE/CARDIOMYOPATHIES
Moderator: Kyle Klarich, MD
7:00 a.m.
Contemporary Management of HFrEF in 2023
Omar Abou Ezzeddine, MD, CM, MS
7:25 a.m.
Differentiating the Athletic Heart from Cardiomyopathy
Aaron Baggish, MD
7:50 a.m.
Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy: New Guidelines
Paul Sorajja, MD
8:15 a.m.
Peripartum Cardiomyopathy: Update 2023
Carole Warnes, MD
8:40 a.m.
Inflammatory Cardiomyopathies: Diagnosis and Management
Omar Abou Ezzeddine, MD, CM, MS
9:05 a.m.
Panel Discussion
Omar Abou Ezzeddine, MD, CM, MS, Aaron Baggish, MD, Paul Sorajja, MD, Carole Warnes, MD
Moderator: Kyle Klarich, MD
9:30 a.m.
Adjourn for the Morning
SESSION VI: LECTURES AND BREAK-OUT SESSIONS
Attendees rotate through 3 of 5. Livestream is only of Heart Failure/Cardiomyopathies
3:00 p.m.
Après Ski
3:30 p.m.
Arrhythmias/Devices (Room TBD)
Michael Ackerman, MD, PhD, Samuel Asirvatham, MD
3:30 p.m.
Valvular Heart Disease (Main Ballroom A)
Michael Mack, MD, Paul Sorajja, MD, Vinod Thourani, MD
3:30 p.m.
Prevention and Endothelial Function (Castle Peak Auditorium)
Stephen Kopecky, MD, Robert Vogel, MD
3:30 p.m.
Heart Failure/Cardiomyopathies (Main Ballroom B) ** LIVESTREAMED WORKSHOP **
Omar Abou Ezzeddine, MD, CM, MS, Kyle Klarich, MD
3:30 p.m.
Special Workshop for NPs and PAs - Clinical Exam and Clinical Competencies (Ziegler Ballroom - 2nd Floor)
Jane Linderbaum, APRN, CNP
WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 11, 2023
6:30 a.m.
Continental Breakfast
SESSION VII: CHALLENGES/MISTAKES IN CURRENT CLINICAL PRACTICE
Moderator: Rick Nishimura, MD
7:00 a.m.
A Practical Guide to the Management of Hypertension in 2023
Amy Pollak, MD
7:25 a.m.
COVID and the Heart: Cardiac Involvement and Management
Kyle Klarich, MD
7:50 a.m.
Cardiovascular Complications of Pregnancy
Carole Warnes, MD
8:15 a.m.
Mistakes You Don’t Want to Make in Echo: Lessons Learned
Kyle Klarich, MD
8:40 a.m.
Diagnosis and Management of Peripheral Vascular Disease
Amy Pollak, MD
9:05 a.m.
Panel Discussion
Kyle Klarich, MD, Amy Pollak, MD, Carole Warnes, MD
Moderator: Rick Nishimura, MD
9:30 a.m.
Adjourn for the Morning
SESSION VIII: MORE CHALLENGES/MISTAKES IN CURRENT CLINICAL PRACTICE
Moderator: Carole Warnes, MD
3:00 p.m.
Après Ski
3:30 p.m.
Amyloid and HFPEF: Underappreciated and Overlooked
Omar Abou Ezzeddine, MD, CM, MS
3:55 p.m.
The Patient With Dyspnea and Normal Systolic Function – Teasing Out the Answer in the Cath Lab
Rick Nishimura, MD
4:20 p.m.
Congenital Heart Disease in Adults – Things Providers Should Know
Carole Warnes, MD
4:45 p.m.
Long COVID and Return to Athletics: What Are Appropriate Tests and What Is Appropriate Advice?
Aaron Baggish, MD
5:10 p.m.
Getting Your Cardiac Patient Safely Through Non-Cardiac Surgery
Jane Linderbaum, APRN, CNP
5:35 p.m.
Post-Test and Wrap Up
Kyle Klarich, MD, Carole Warnes, MD
6:00 p.m.
Course Adjourns
Credit Types Offered
  • AMA PRA Category 1
    25.5
  • Nursing
    25.5

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