Agenda Heart Failure and Arrhythmias 2020

Friday, April 24, 2020

7:30 a.m.

Registration, Breakfast & View Exhibits


7:55 a.m.

Welcome & Educational Overview


SESSION I

Moderator: Ajay V. Srivastava, MD


8 a.m.

What’s New in Managing the Heart Failure Patient?


8:15 a.m.

Exercise Hemodynamics Assessment


8:30 a.m.

When to Refer to an Advanced Heart Failure Specialist


8:45 a.m.

Tips for Managing the Inpatient Heart Failure Patient


9 a.m.

Panel Discussion / Q&A 


9:30 a.m.

Break & View Exhibits


SESSION II

Moderator: Rajeev C. Mohan, MD


10 a.m.               

Treating Elevated Pulmonary Pressures


10:20 a.m.          

Treating Heart Failure by Treating Arrhythmias


10:50 a.m.          

Mitral Regurgitation and Heart Failure


11:10 a.m.          

Intra-Atrial Shunt Devices for the Treatment of HFpEF


11:30 a.m.          

Panel Discussion / Q&A


Noon                   

Lunch


1 p.m.                  

Workshops A-C (Concurrent sessions)


A. Echo Cases


B. Practice Essentials and Programming Considerations for Pacemakers and ICDs


C. Optimizing Medical Therapy in Patients with Heart Failure and Chronic Kidney Disease


2 p.m.

Break & View Exhibits


2:30 p.m.

Workshops A-C Repeat (Concurrent sessions)


3:30 p.m.

Adjourn

Saturday, April 25, 2020

7:30 a.m.

Breakfast & View Exhibits


SESSION III

Moderator: Ajay V. Srivastava, MD


8 a.m.                  

Cardiac Amyloid


8:15 a.m.            

Imaging in Cardiomyopathy


8:30 a.m.            

Sarcoid


8:45 a.m.            

Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy


9 or 9:15 a.m.   

Cardio-Oncology: Preventing the Cancer Patient of Today from Becoming the Heart Failure Patient of Tomorrow


9:30 a.m.            

Panel Discussion / Q&A


10 a.m.               

Break and View Exhibits


SESSION IV

Moderator: J. Thomas Heywood, MD


10:30 a.m.          

Diabetes Treatment in Patients with Cardiovascular Disease and Heart Failure


10:50 a.m.          

Women and Heart Disease: Recognizing the Signs


11:10 a.m.          

Obesity and Heart Disease: An Epidemic


11:30 a.m.

Panel Discussion / Q&A


Noon

Lunch


1 p.m.

Workshops D-F (Concurrent sessions)


D. Ventricular Tachycardia and Supraventricular Tachycardia


E. Evidence-based Guidelines for Hypertension Management


F. Multidisciplinary Approach to Post CRT Management


2 p.m.

Break & View Exhibits


2:15 p.m.

Workshops D-F Repeat (Concurrent sessions)


3:15 p.m.

Transition back to General Session


SESSION V

Moderator: Ajay V. Srivastava, MD


3:30 p.m.

Care Transitions Program and Patient Centric Care


4 p.m.

Geriatric Considerations in the Management of Heart Failure and Arrhythmias


4:30 p.m.

Panel Discussion / Q&A


5 p.m.   

Adjourn

Sunday, April 26, 2020

7:30 a.m.            

Breakfast & View Exhibits


SESSION VI

Moderator: John D. Rogers, MD


8 a.m.                  

Management of Atrial Fibrillation


8:20 a.m.            

What to Expect After an Afib Ablation


8:40 a.m.            

His Bundle Pacing


9 a.m.                  

Panel Discussion / Q&A


9:30 a.m.            

Break & View Exhibits


SESSION VII

Moderator: Douglas N. Gibson, MD


9:45 a.m.            

Syncope


10 a.m.               

Leadless Pacemakers


10:15 a.m.          

Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome


10:45 a.m.          

SCA in Athletes and Kids


11 a.m.               

Panel Discussion / Q&A


11:30 a.m.          

Final Adjournment


Topics, titles and speakers are subject to change