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Agenda Cardiomyopathy Symposium 2019

7:15 a.m.                           

Registration, Breakfast & View Exhibits


7:45 a.m.                           

Welcome and Introductions

Rajeev C. Mohan, MD, Ajay V. Srivastava, MD


7:50 a.m.                  

Echo First! Clues for the Diagnosis of Cardiomyopathies

Rajeev C. Mohan, MD, Christopher T. Vanichsarn, MD


8:20 a.m.                           

Patient with Shortness of Breath and a Normal Cardiac Work-up: What Next?

Ajay V. Srivastava, MD


8:50 a.m.

Devices in Heart Failure: Implantable Pulmonary Artery Pressure Sensors and Atrial Shunt Devices

J. Thomas Heywood, MD


9:20 a.m.

Gender-Specific Differences in Cardiomyopathies

Na Mee C. Kim, MD       

9:50 a.m.            

Break & Exhibits


10:10 a.m.          

Keynote Address: Cardio-Oncology - Separating Myths from Reality

Ronald M. Witteles, MD


11 a.m.               

AL Amyloid: Updates in Diagnosis and Treatment

Anuj K. Mahindra, MD


11:30 a.m.          

ATTR Cardiac Amyloidosis: More Common Than We Think; Update in Diagnosis and Treatment

Rajeev C. Mohan, MD



The Role of Genetic Testing in Cardiomyopathies: Diagnosis and Family Screening

Evan D. Muse, MD, PhD


12:30 p.m.          

Lunch Service

12:45 p.m.          

Lunch Symposium

Non-CME Activity Supported by Akcea Therapeutics

New Management Option for hATTR Amyloidosis with Polyneuropathy

Said Beydoun, MD

1:30 p.m.

Break & View Exhibits

1:45 p.m.

Why Cardiac MRI? When Is an Echo Not Enough?

Jorge A. Gonzalez, MD


2:15 p.m.

What's New in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy: Risk Assessment and Heart Failure Management

Jorge A. Gonzalez, MD, Ajay V. Srivastava, MD                    


2:45 p.m.

Prevention of Sudden Cardiac Death in Adults and Young Athletes: Risk Stratification and Implications for Screening

John D. Rogers, MD


3:15 p.m.

Break & Exhibits


3:30 p.m.

Case Presentations


Is It the Chicken or the Egg? When Do I Refer To a Cardiomyopathy Specialist? A Cardiac Electrophysiologist's Perspective

Teferi Y. Mitiku, MD

Imaging-Based Case Vignettes

Ashish N. Kabra, MD

4:30 p.m.