Postgraduate Course at the China Heart Congress
FINAL PROGRAM

Day 1: Thursday, August 11, 2016

7:00 am
Registration and Continental Breakfast
7:35 am
Welcome and Introduction
Joseph S. Coselli and ShengShou Hu

Session I: Basic Principles in Mitral Valve Disease

Moderated by: David H. Adams and ShengShou Hu
7:45 am
Differentiation of Mitral Valve Disease
David H. Adams
8:00 am
Mitral Valve “Surgical” Echocardiography
Randolph P. Martin
8:15 am
Societal Mitral Guidelines: When to Intervene
Rakesh M. Suri
8:30 am
Case Presentations and Panel Discussion

Session II: Basic Principles in Mitral Valve Repair

Moderated by: David H. Adams and Jian Zhuang
8:45 am
Repair of Bileaflet Valve Prolapse
David H. Adams
9:00 am
Rheumatic Mitral Valve Repair
Taweesak Chotivatanapong
9:15 am
Mitral Valve Surgery in the Young
Thomas L. Spray
9:30 am
Case Presentations and Panel Discussion

9:45 am
Coffee Break

Session III: Video Plenary: Mitral Valve Repair Tips and Techniques

Moderated by: David H. Adams, Thoralf M. Sundt, III and Xu Meng
10:15 am
Posterior Leaflet Repair
Rakesh M. Suri
10:30 am
Ischemic Valve Repair
Vinay Badhwar
10:45 am
Leaflet Augmentation
David H. Adams
11:00 am
Discussion

Session IV: Valve Surgery in China Today

Moderated by: Thoralf M. Sundt, III and Zhe Zheng
11:15 am
Variations in the Trend of Valve Disease and Surgery
Shengshou Hu
11:30 am
Current Approaches to Rheumatic Valve Repair
Xu Meng
11:45 am
Current Status of Minimally Invasive Valve Repair
Chun-Sheng Wang
12:00 pm
AF Surgery at the time of Valve Surgery
Wei Wang

Session V: Lunch Symposium

Moderated by: David H. Adams, Duke E. Cameron and Yingbin Xiao
12:30 pm
Lessons from the Legends: The Cooley and Crawford Era
Joseph S. Coselli
1:00 pm
Congenital Valve Surgery in 2016
Thomas L. Spray

Session VI: Basic Principles of Aortic Valve Disease

Moderated by: Joseph S. Coselli, Thoralf M. Sundt, III and Yingqiang Guo
1:30 pm
Surgical Anatomy of Aortic Valve and Root
Joseph S. Coselli
1:45 pm
Triggers for Aortic Valve Intervention
Randolph P. Martin
2:00 pm
Principles of Aortic Valve Repair
Duke E. Cameron
2:15 pm
Outcomes of Aortic Valve Sparring Procedures
Thoralf M. Sundt, III
2:30 pm
Discussion

Session VII: Video/Case Presentations: Aortic Valve Surgery

Moderated by; Joseph S. Coselli, Duke E. Cameron and Chunsheng Wang
2:45 pm
Congenital Root Scenario
Thomas L. Spray
3:00 pm
Adult Root Scenario
Duke E. Cameron

3:15 pm
Complex Root Scenario
Joseph S. Coselli
3:30 pm
Discussion
3:45 pm
Coffee Break

Session VIII: Hot Topics in Valvular Heart Disease

Moderated by: Randolph P. Martin, Joseph S. Coselli and Tianxiang Gu
4:15 pm
When Should I Replace the Aortic Valve vs. Repair it?
Duke E. Cameron
4:30 pm
When Should I Replace the Mitral Valve vs. Repair it?
Taweesak Chotivatanapong
4:45 pm
Surgical or Percutaneous Valve Intervention?
Randolph P. Martin
5:00 pm
When to Replace the Aorta
Thoralf M. Sundt, III
5:15 pm Discussion
5:30 pm
Adjourn

 

Day 2: Friday, August 12, 2016

Lunch Symposium: “Surgical Valve Repair: Fusion of East and West, Unity of Theory and Practice”
Sponsored by Medtronic
12:15 pm
Opening Address
Moderators: Wei Wang, Chunsheng Wang
12:20 pm
Optimal Mitral and Tricuspid Valve Repair – Strategy and Practice
David H. Adams
12:40 pm
Surgical Techniques and Thinking of Mitral Valve Repair
Jianping Xu
1:00 pm
Discussion

Session IX: Repair vs. Mechanical vs. Tissue Valve Replacement

Debate I: Complex Rheumatic Mitral Valve Disease, Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation in a 55 Year Old Patient
Moderated by: Randolph P. Martin, David H. Adams and Jianshi Liu
1:30 pm
Rheumatic Valve Repair
Vinay Badhwar
1:45 pm
Mechanical Mitral Valve Replacement
Thoralf M. Sundt, III
2:00 pm
Tissue Mitral Valve Replacement
David H. Adams
2:15 pm
Discussion and Audience Vote

Session X: Controversies in Tricuspid Regurgitation

Debate II: 50 year old, Severe MR, Mild TR, Annular Diameter 42mm, Moderate Pulmonary Hypertension
Moderated by: Vinay Badhwar, Randolph P. Martin and Song Wan
2:30 pm
Mild to Moderate TR---Conservative Strategy
Rakesh M. Suri
2:45 pm
Mild to Moderate TR---Repair the Tricuspid Valve
David H. Adams
3:00 pm
Discussion and Audience Vote

Session XI: Controversies in Valve Surgery

Debate III: 50 Year Old Patient with Severe Bicuspid AS
Moderated by: Randolph P. Martin, Thoralf M. Sundt, III and Hansong Sun
3:15 pm
Mechanical Aortic Valve Replacement
Vinay Badhwar
3:30 pm
Biological Aortic Valve Replacement
Joseph S. Coselli

3:45 pm
Ross Procedure
Duke E. Cameron
4:00 pm
Discussion and Audience Vote

Session XII: Challenging Scenarios

Moderated by: Duke E. Cameron, Joseph S. Coselli and Yunhu Song
4:15 pm
Prosthetic Aortic Valve Endocarditis – Are Homografts Superior?
Thoralf M. Sundt, III
4:30 pm
LV Outflow Obstruction - Ross/Konno
Thomas L. Spray
4:45 pm
Aortic Graft Infection
Joseph S. Coselli
5:00 pm
Failed Mitral Valve Repair
David H. Adams
5:15 pm
Adjourn and Closing Remarks
Thoralf M. Sundt, III and ShengShou Hu