Cardiovascular Valve Symposium
FINAL PROGRAM

Day 1: Friday, October 7, 2016

7:30 am
Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:00 am
Welcome
Thoralf M. Sundt and Song Wan
8:07 am
Introductions
Chun-Sheng Wang

Session I: Basic Principles in Mitral Valve Disease

Moderated by: David Adams, Pedro Del Nido, and Chun-Sheng Wang
8:10 am
Stages of Valve Disease and Indications for Surgical Intervention for Mitral Regurgitation and Mitral Stenosis
Blase Carabello
8:25 am
What the Surgeon wants to know from the Echocardiographer
Song Wan
8:40 am
Understanding Long term outcomes after Mitral Valve Repair and Replacement
Anelechi Anyanwu
8:55 am

Panel Discussion


Session II: Basic Principles in Mitral Valve Repair
Moderated by: David H. Adams, Thoralf M. Sundt, III
9:15 am
Repair Techniques for Rheumatic Mitral Disease
Taweesak Chotivatanapong
9:30 am
Discussion
9:35 am
Reconstructive Strategies in Posterior Leaflet Prolapse
Tohru Asai
9:50 am
Discussion
9:55 am
Reconstructive Strategies in Bileaflet Prolapse
David Adams
10:10 am
Discussion
10:15 am
Dealing with Mitral Annular Calcification
Anelechi Anyanwu
10:30 am
Discussion
10:35 am
Repair of Congenital Anomalies Including Cleft Anterior Leaflet and Parachute Mitral Valve
Pedro del Nido
10:50 am
Discussion
11:00 am
Coffee Break in the Exhibit Hall

Session III: Special Topics in Mitral Disease

Moderated by: Anelechi Anyanwu, Tirone David, and Jian Zhuang
11:30 am
Mitral Repair in the Setting of Endocarditis
Xu Meng
11:45 am
The Use of Tissue Substitutes in Advanced Mitral Repair
Pedro del Nido
12:00 pm
Mitral Valve Re-Repair
David Adams
12:15 pm
Dealing with Annular Abscess or Disruption
Tirone David
12:30 pm
Minimally Invasive Mitral Repair
Chun-Sheng Wang
12:45 pm
TMVR is not Mitral TAVR
Anelechi Anyanwu
1:00 pm
The New Frontier of Percutaneous Techniques: Repair and Replacement Options
Vinod Thourani
1:30 pm
Lunch Symposium

Session IV: Secondary (Functional) Mitral Regurgitation

Moderated by: Anelechi Anyanwu, Marc Moon, and Song Wan
3:00 pm
The Evaluation of the Patient and Indications to Proceed with Intervention
Blase Carabello
3:15 pm
Moderate Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation: Repair or Ignore?
Vinod H. Thourani
3:30 pm
SevereIschemic Mitral Regurgitation: Repair or Replace?
David Adams
3:45 pm
Is there a place for Mitral Repair in Dilated Cardiomyopathy?
Thoralf Sundt
4:00 pm
Panel Discussion
4:30 pm
Coffee Break in the Exhibit Hall

Session V: Concomitant Procedures

Moderated by: David Adams, Joseph Coselli and Nian-Guo Dong
5:00 pm
Tricuspid Valve Repair in the Setting of Mitral Valve Disease: Aggressive Approach
Anelechi Anyanwu
5:15 pm
Tricuspid Valve Repair in the Setting of Mitral Valve Disease: Conservative Approach
Tirone David
5:30 pm
Discussion
5:45 pm
Management of Moderate Mitral Regurgitation at the Time of Aortic Valve Replacement
Marc R. Moon
6:00 pm
Adding an Arrhythmia Procedure to Mitral Interventions – Which One and When?
Wei Wang
6:15 pm
Discussion
6:30 pm
Adjourn

DAY 2: Saturday, October 8, 2016

7:30 am
Registration and Continental Breakfast
7:50 am
Welcome and Introduction to Day 2
Pedro J. del Nido and Chun-Sheng Wang

Session VI: Basic Principles in Aortic Valve Disease

Moderated by: Joseph Coselli, Marc R. Moon and Xiao-Cheng Liu
8:00 am
Clinical Stages and Indications for Intervention
Blase Carabello
8:15 am
Surgical Anatomy of the Aortic Root
Joseph S. Coselli
8:30 am
Principles of Aortic Valve Repair
Pedro J. del Nido
8:45 am
How to Perform a Valve Sparing Root Operation
Tirone E. David
9:00 am
Panel Discussion
9:30 am
Coffee Break in the Exhibit Hall

Session VII: Aortic Valve Replacement Today

Moderated by: David Adams, Thoralf M. Sundt and Zhi-Yun Xu
10:00 am
Indications for Minimally Invasive AVR
Marc R. Moon
10:15 am
Sutureless Aortic Valve Replacement
Jeswant Dillon
10:30 am
Current Indications for TAVR
Vinod H. Thourani
10:45 am
Prosthetic Valve Choices in the Adolescent
Pedro J. del Nido
11:00 am
Is a Bioprosthesis Preferable in all Patients Over the Age of 50 Years?
Anelechi Anyanwu
11:15 am
Panel Discussion
11:45 am
Lunch Symposium

Session VIII: Controversies in Aortic Valve Replacement

Moderated by: Joseph Coselli, Vinod H. Thourani and Wei Wang
1:00 pm
When Should we Intervene on the Asymptomatic Patient?
Blase Carabello
1:15 pm
Prosthesis Choice in Aortic Valve Endocarditis
Song Wan
1:30 pm
Options for the Small Root: Root Enlargement Techniques Including Kono, Manougian and Nicks
Tirone E. David
1:45 pm
Small Valves for Small Roots
Marc R. Moon
2:00 pm
What is the Place of the Ross Procedure Today?
Taweesak Chotivatanapong
2:15 pm
Discussion
2:45 pm
Coffee Break in the Exhibit Hall

Session IX: The Thoracic Aorta

Moderated by: Marc Moon, Tirone E. David and Li-Zhong Sun
3:15 pm
Reconciling the Guidelines for Bicuspid Aortopathy
Thoralf M. Sundt
3:30 pm
Complex Aortic Arch Replacement: Tips and Techniques
Li-Zhong Sun
3:45 pm
Root Repair or Replacement in Aortic Dissection; Which is Preferable?
Dongjin Wang
4:00 pm
Indications for TEVAR today
Vinod H. Thourani
4:15 pm
Open TAAA
Joseph S. Coselli
4:30 pm
Panel Discussion
5:00 pm
Adjourn