AATS 99th Annual Meeting

Preliminary Program
Saturday, May 4, 2019

8:00 AM - 9:45 AM

SCIENTIFIC SIMULTANEOUS BREAKOUT SESSIONS

Managing the Ascending Aorta

Rescue Mechanical Circulatory Support for Non-Surgical Cardiogenic Shock Essentials

Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery: Conduit Selection and Fate

Minimal Access Cardiac Surgery

Mesothelioma: How Much Surgery is Enough?

Lung Cancer: Immunotherapy and Other Basic Science Breakthroughs

Management of Congenital Aortic Valve Disease

Cardiothoracic Careers College: Mentorship and Sponsorship

Preoperative Optimization: What’s the Rush? Let’s First Optimize

9:45 AM - 10:00 AM

COFFEE BREAK

10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

SCIENTIFIC SIMULTANEOUS BREAKOUT SESSIONS

Aortic Root Surgery

Post Cardiotomy Shock Essentials

On-Pump, Off-Pump, or Hybrid Revascularization

Minimal Access Surgery and Novel Approaches

Looking to the Future: Clinical Trials, Education, and Evolution

Esophageal Surgery Complications

Surgical Management of Aortic and Neoaortic Root

Cardiothoracic Careers College: Career Development

Enhancing Intraoperative Cardiac Surgical Care

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

SCIENTIFIC SIMULTANEOUS BREAKOUT SESSIONS

The Ross Procedure Master Class

Cardiogenic Shock Master Class

Innovative Coronary Revascularization Master Class

Ventricular Septal Defect Master Class

Lung Cancer: Mediastinal Lymph Nodes

Mechanical Lung Support: ECLS and EVLP

Pulmonary Vein Surgery

Cardiothoracic Careers College: Team Development

Minimizing Opioids to Enhance Postoperative Recovery

12:45 PM - 1:45 PM

INDUSTRY SPONSORED LUNCH SYMPOSIUM

1:45 PM - 3:15 PM

SCIENTIFIC SIMULTANEOUS BREAKOUT SESSIONS

 

Lung Cancer: Technical Mastery

 

Lung Transplant: Donor, Recipient, and Outcomes

 

Airway Surgery in Children

 

Cardiothoracic Careers College: Scholarship Master Class

2:00 PM - 3:15 PM

SCIENTIFIC SIMULTANEOUS BREAKOUT SESSIONS

Aortic Dissection Essentials

Global Challenges Rheumatic Valve Disease

HOCM, Myectomy, and SAM

Surgical Treatment of Arrhythmias

Rapid Fire Abstracts I: Perioperative

3:15 PM - 3:30 PM

COFFEE BREAK

3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

PLENARY - QUALITY AND OUTCOMES

5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

WELCOME RECEPTION

Congenital C. Walton Lillehei Competition


Sunday, May 5, 2019

7:45 AM - 9:30 AM

SCIENTIFIC SIMULTANEOUS BREAKOUT SESSIONS

Mitral Valve Repair Essentials

Translational Research That Will Change Your Practice

Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery: Evidence Base

Rapid Fire Abstracts II: VAD/ECMO/Transplant

Rapid Fire Abstracts III: Aortic Surgery

AATS/American Society of Echocardiology Imaging Essentials

Screening and Early Stage Lung Cancer

Looking to the Future: Emerging Technology

Complex Biventricular Repairs in Congenital Heart Disease

The Year in Review: The Very Best of the CT Perioperative Publications

CT Survival Guide: First Night on Call Part I

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

COFFEE BREAK

10:00 AM - 12:30 PM

PLENARY – UNDERTREATMENT

12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

LUNCH

Thoracic Enhanced Recovery After Surgery

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

SCIENTIFIC SIMULTANEOUS BREAKOUT SESSIONS

Arch and Descending Aorta: Evidence Base

CABG Technical Considerations

AATS/TCT COAPT & MITRA-FR Deep Dive

Implantable Ventricular Assist Devices and Heart Transplantation Master Class

Past Presidents Master Class: Managing Acute Complications After Valve Surgery

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

SCIENTIFIC SIMULTANEOUS BREAKOUT SESSIONS

Esophageal Cancer: Technical Mastery

Mediastinal Tumors

Single Ventricle Management

Postoperative Cardiac Enhanced Recovery

CT Survival Guide: First Night on Call Part II

2:00 PM - 6:00 PM

INNOVATION SUMMIT

The Surgeon as Innovator

Supporting Innovation

Digital Health and Cardiovascular Disease

Physicians and Industry Round Table Discussion

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

COFFEE BREAK

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

SCIENTIFIC SIMULTANEOUS BREAKOUT SESSIONS

Adult Cardiac Plenary: Innovative Strategies and Perfecting Outcomes

4:30 PM – 6:00 PM

SCIENTIFIC SIMULTANEOUS BREAKOUT SESSIONS

Doing the Right Thing I: Guidelines, Public Reporting, and Outcomes

Lung Transplantation: Protecting the Graft

Atrioventricular Valve – Mitral, Tricuspid, and Atrioventricular Canal Defects

 6:10 PM – 6:40 PM   EXECUTIVE SESSION AATS Members Only

Monday, May 6, 2019

7:30 AM - 9:00 AM

SCIENTIFIC SIMULTANEOUS BREAKOUT SESSIONS

Advanced Valve Repair

Rapid Fire Abstracts IV: Valve

Transcatheter Mitral Valve Therapy Master Class

Teaching and Learning Cardiac Surgery

Arrhythmia Master Class

Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Staging

Esophageal Cancer: Beginning to End

Right Ventricular Outflow Reconstructions and Tetralogy of Fallot

When Patients “Fall Off the Pathway”

9:00 AM - 9:30 AM

COFFEE BREAK

9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

PRESIDENTIAL PLENARY

12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

LUNCH

Thoracic Mini Oral Competition

Congenital Mini Oral Competition

2:00 PM - 3:45 PM

SCIENTIFIC SIMULTANEOUS BREAKOUT SESSIONS

Endocarditis

Aortic Valve Reconstruction

Thunder Dome: Expert Versus Expert

Ischemic MR Evidence Base

Tricuspid Valve Surgery Essentials

Rapid Fire Abstracts V: Coronary

2:00 PM – 4:00 PM

SCIENTIFIC SIMULTANEOUS BREAKOUT SESSIONS

Esophageal Surgery Technical Session

Locally Advanced Lung Cancer: Stage IIIA Today and Tomorrow

Expandable Prostheses for Growing Children /3D Printing and Virtual Reality for CHD

Patient Safety: The Team Approach

3:45 PM - 4:30 PM

COFFEE BREAK

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

EXECUTIVE SESSION

SCIENTIFIC SIMULTANEOUS BREAKOUT SESSIONS

Adult Cardiac Plenary: Aortic Stenosis Management in the 21st Century

4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

SCIENTIFIC SIMULTANEOUS BREAKOUT SESSIONS

Adult Congenital Heart Disease

Technical Aspects of Tracheobronchial and Chest Wall Surgery

Doing the Right Thing II: Safety, ERAS, and Professionalism

Coronary Artery Anomalies in Children

 6:10 PM - 6:30 PM  EXECUTIVE SESSION: REPORT OF THE NECROLOGY AND NOMINATING COMMITTEE AATS Members Only

7:00 PM

PRESIDENT’S RECEPTION

Tuesday, May 7, 2019

7:30 AM - 9:30 AM

SCIENTIFIC SIMULTANEOUS BREAKOUT SESSIONS

AATS/TCT Interventional Surgeon Master Class LIVE: I

Undertreatment of Concomitant Disease

Reoperative Cardiac Surgery Master Class

Matching the Patient and the Prosthesis

Esophageal Surgery Master Class

Lung Transplantation Master Class

Fontan Surgery and Complications/Surgical Treatment of Heart Failure in Children

Grant Writing Workshop: Grant Opportunities

Ethics Session

Cardiac Surgery Intersociety Alliance: Cardiac Surgery for the Forgotten Millions

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

COFFEE BREAK

10:00 AM - 12:30 PM

SCIENTIFIC SIMULTANEOUS BREAKOUT SESSIONS

AATS/TCT Interventional Surgeon Master Class LIVE: II

Case-Based Learning: Complex and Clinical Scenarios

Cardiac Surgery in 2019: Economics and Realities

Complex Operations Video Session

Lung Cancer Surgery Master Class

Cardiopulmonary Bypass Strategies and Postoperative Care for Congenital Heart Disease

Grant Writing Workshop: Major Grant Components

Ethics Session

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*Program subject to change.