Mitral Conclave 2015

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Interviews with Thought Leaders

Hosted by Randolph P. Martin
The AATS Mitral Conclave 2015 convened on April 23rd and 24th, 2015, to bring the world's leading figures in mitral valve disease together to discuss management guidelines, imaging, pathology, minimally invasive procedures, percutaneous approaches, surgical techniques, devices, and long-term results.

The 1,000+ attendees included leaders in the field of mitral valve surgery and physicians from more than 60 countries. The Mitral Foundation is proud to have sponsored this video series, “Thought Leaders” hosted by Dr. Randy Martin.

The Importance of the Mitral Conclave and AATS Week 
with Pedro J. del Nido

The Importance of the Mitral Conclave and AATS Week
with Marc R. Moon

The Mitral Conclave
with David H. Adams

A Journey in Mitral Valve Surgery
with W. Randolph Chitwood, Jr. 

Future of Valve Surgery
with Tirone E. David

Rheumatic Heart Disease Around the World
with Manuel J. Antunes & Taweesak Chotivatanapong

Medtronic Round Table: Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Repair: Techniques and Technologies 
with Vince Gaudiani, Joseph Lamelas, Rudiger S. Lange & Hugo K. I. Vanermen

The Mitral Space
with D. Craig Miller

Atrial Fibrillation and Mitral Valve Disease
with Ralph J. Damiano, Jr. & Marc Gillinov

The Status of Mitral Valve Surgery in Japan
with Yukikatsu Okada

Debate Topic: A 50-year-old Patient Requires Mitral Valve Replacement for Rheumatic Disease: Mechanical Valve vs. Biological Valve
with Anelechi C. Anyanwu & Thoralf M. Sundt, III

Ischemic MR Latest Trials
with Irving L. Kron

Recent Mitral Regurgitation in the OR: What to Do
with Greg W. Fischer

Robotic Mitral Valve Surgery: Current Status and a Look into the Future
with Rakesh M. Suri

Abbott Round Table: The Surgeons Role in the Future of TMVR
with David H. Adams, Vince Gaudiani, Michael J. Mack, Francesco Maisano, Robert Smith & Vinod H. Thourani

Edwards Round Table: Severe Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation: When to Replace vs. Repair?
with Michael A. Acker, Steven F. Bolling & Y. Joseph Woo

Edwards Lifesciences
with Jinny Lee, VP for Strategic Marketing and Advanced Technology

TMVR Trials
with Julie A. Swain

Medtronic Heart Valve Therapies
with Rhonda Robb, Vice President and General Manager, Medtronic Catheter Based Therapies

Ischemic MR
with Robert A. Dion

Abbot Vascular
with Stephane Piat, Division Vice President, Global Market Development, Structural Heart

50-year-old Male with Severe MR Mild to Moderate Tricuspid Regurgitation, and Severe Annular Dilatation: Isolated MV Repair or Concommitant TV Repair
with Gilles D. Dreyfus & Frank C. Wells

Sorin Round Table: Innovations in Mitral Valve Repair to Improve Patient Outcomes
with David H. Adams, Vinayak Bapat & Rudiger S. Lange

Debate Topic: 65-year-old Male with Severe Bi-leaflet Prolapse: Midline Approach vs. Mini-thoracotomy
with Patrick M. McCarthy & Hugo K. I. Vanermen