Success With Failure: Strategies for the Evaluation and Treatment of Heart Failure

July 26-28, 2020
Fairmont Chateau Whistler, Whistler, British Columbia Canada

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Credit Types: AMA PRA Category 1 (15.0), | Price: $900 - $825 | Early Bird saves $100

Program

Sunday, July 26
6:30 a.m.
Registration | Continental Breakfast (MacDonald Ballroom CD)
7:20 a.m.
Welcome and Introduction - Pre-Test Course Directors (MacDonald Ballroom AB)
Focus on Heart Failure Including Reduced Ejection Fraction
Moderator: Brooks Edwards, MD
7:30 a.m.
ABC's of Heart Failure
Brooks Edwards, MD
7:55 a.m.
Atlas of Heart Failure With Reduced EF (HFrEF): Invasive and Noninvasive Assessment
Barry Borlaug, MD, Brooks Edwards, MD, Barry Karon, MD
8:45 a.m.
Questions and Answers
8:50 a.m.
Assessment of Congestion in Heart Failure: Old, New, and Rediscovered Techniques
Wayne Miller, MD, PhD
9:15 a.m.
Question and Answer
9:20 a.m.
Echo Imaging and Heart Failure
Barry Karon, MD
9:45 a.m.
Question and Answer
9:50 a.m.
Treatment of HFrEF beyond Conventional NH Antagonists
James Fang, MD
10:10 a.m.
Question and Answer
10:15 a.m.
Refreshment Break - Visit Exhibits -
Focus on Heart Failure Including Reduced Ejection Fraction
Moderator: Barry Borlaug, MD
10:35 a.m.
Use of Exercise Testing in the Evaluation and Management of Patients With Heart Failure
Barry Borlaug, MD
10:55 a.m.
Questions and Answers
11:00 a.m.
Cardiorenal Interactions
Robert Albright, DO
11:20 a.m.
Questions and Answers
11:25 a.m.
Practical Guide to Genetic Testing
Michael Ackerman, MD, PhD
11:45 a.m.
Questions and Answers
11:50 a.m.
Outpatient Cases
Michael Ackerman, MD, PhD, Robert Albright, DO, Barry Borlaug, MD, James Fang, MD
Moderator: Barry Karon, MD
1:00 p.m.
Adjourn
Monday, July 27
6:45 a.m.
Continental Breakfast
Early Bird Concurrent Sessions (choose 1 session to attend)
7:00 a.m.
Inpatient Decompensated Heart Failure
Yogesh Reddy, MD
7:00 a.m.
Pitfalls & Traps to Avoid for Patient with Pulmonary Hypertension
Hilary DuBrock, MD
7:00 a.m.
Advanced Renal Disease Volume Overload & HTN
Robert Albright, DO
Focus on Heart Failure With Preserved Ejection Fraction
Moderator: Barry Borlaug, MD
7:30 a.m.
Atlas of Heart Failure With Preserved Heart Failure (HFpEF): Invasive and Noninvasive Assessment
Barry Borlaug, MD, Brooks Edwards, MD, Barry Karon, MD
8:20 a.m.
What Is Heart Failure With Preserved Ejection Fraction (HFpEF)? How to Recognize and Diagnose
Yogesh Reddy, MD
8:40 a.m.
Questions and Answers
8:45 a.m.
What is the Therapy of HFpEF: Pharmacologic and Devices
Barry Borlaug, MD
9:10 a.m.
Integrating Implantable Pulmonary Artery Hemodynamic Monitoring Into Practice
Grace Lin, MD
9:30 a.m.
Questions and Answers
9:35 a.m.
Refreshment Break - Visit Exhibits
Unique Causes of Heart Failure
Moderator: Barry Karon, MD
9:50 a.m.
Amyloid Heart Disease: Evaluation Pearls and New Treatment for an Old Problem
Wayne Miller, MD, PhD
10:10 a.m.
Questions and Answers
10:15 a.m.
Cardiology in Oncology
Grace Lin, MD
10:35 a.m.
Questions and Answers
10:40 a.m.
Diabetes in Heart Failure
James Fang, MD
11:00 a.m.
Questions and Answers
11:05 a.m.
Inpatient Cases - Panel: Drs. Miller, Lin, Albright and Fang
Yogesh Reddy, MD
Breakout Sessions (11:45-12:20 pm rotate 12:25-1:00 pm)
11:45 a.m.
Increasing Creatinine, Potassium and x: When to Hospitalize and What to Do?
Robert Albright, DO, Wayne Miller, MD, PhD
11:45 a.m.
Implantable Devices: What Diagnostic Information Do They Provide? How Can They Help?
Paul Friedman, MD, Barry Karon, MD
11:45 a.m.
Mechanical Circulatory Support: The Right Candidate
Richard Daly, MD, Brooks Edwards, MD
1:00 p.m.
Adjourn
Tuesday, July 28
6:45 a.m.
Continental Breakfast
Lessons From the Patient: Clinical Cases and Critical Lessons
Moderator: Barry Karon, MD
7:00 a.m.
Cath Lab Interventional Approaches for Valve Disease
Gurpreet Sandhu, MD, PhD
7:25 a.m.
Questions and Answers
7:30 a.m.
Atrial Fibrillation: Practice Pearls for the Patient With Heart Failure
Paul Friedman, MD
7:50 a.m.
Questions and Answers
7:55 a.m.
Diagnosis and Evaluation of Long QT Syndrome
Michael Ackerman, MD, PhD
8:15 a.m.
Questions and Answers
8:20 a.m.
Approaching the Patient with Newly Diagnosed Pulmonary Hypertension
Hilary DuBrock, MD
8:40 a.m.
Questions and Answers
8:45 a.m.
Bridging Anticoagluation: Primum non Nocere
James Fang, MD
9:05 a.m.
Questions and Answers
9:10 a.m.
Knowledge Test
9:20 a.m.
Refreshment Break - Visit Exhibits
Lessons from the Patient: Clinical Cases and Critical Lessons
Moderator: Brooks Edwards, MD
9:30 a.m.
LVAD & Heart Transplant: Timing, Selection, and Management
Brooks Edwards, MD
9:50 a.m.
Questions and Answers
9:55 a.m.
Surgical Advances That Benefit the Heart Failure Patient
Richard Daly, MD
10:15 a.m.
Questions and Answers
10:20 a.m.
Sleep Apnea in Heart Failure: Time to Put to Rest?
James Fang, MD
10:40 a.m.
Questions and Answers
10:45 a.m.
Ischemic Disease and Heart Failure
Gurpreet Sandhu, MD, PhD
11:05 a.m.
Artificial Intelligence in Cardiology
Paul Friedman, MD
11:25 a.m.
Summary and Closing Comments
11:30 a.m.
Adjourn
Credit Types Offered
  • AMA PRA Category 1™
    15.0

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