Structural Heart Intervention and Imaging

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February 8-10, 2017

Course Overview

Transcatheter structural heart disease intervention is a rapidly growing part of clinical care in adult cardiology and requires the application of new interventional techniques while integrating imaging before and during treatment. This is an increasingly complex process that relies on systematic and effective collaboration between cardiovascular imaging specialists and interventionalists, among others.

Scripps’ Structural Heart Intervention and Imaging conference is designed to provide a practical, cutting-edge, case-based assessment of the emerging area of structural heart disease intervention and interventional cardiovascular imaging. The expert faculty will include interventionalists, invasive cardiologists, and echocardiographers. Faculty will discuss patient selection, pre-procedural assessment, procedural tips, techniques and challenges (including concurrent imaging) during the performance of the procedures and conclude with assessment of outcomes and future directions.

Conference Highlights

  • Multidisciplinary expert faculty emphasizing a team approach to care
  • Combination of educational formats, including live demonstrations of catheter-based structural heart disease interventional procedures with intraprocedural imaging, clinical-pathological correlations with ex vivo cardiac specimens, and pertinent didactic lectures
  • Interactive formats, panel discussions, Q&A, and more
  • Live satellite case transmissions
  • Expanded satellite symposia and hands-on workshops
  • Pre-conference seminar designed for cardiology nurses, physician assistants, technologists, administrators, and coordinators
  • Mobile conference app with access to course materials and recordings from the convenience of your mobile device or computer

Target Audience

  • Interventional Cardiologists
  • Invasive Cardiologists
  • Echocardiographers
  • Cardiac Anesthesiologists
  • Cardiology Nurse Practitioners
  • Cardiovascular Sonographers
  • Cardiovascular Physician Assistants
San Diego Marriott La Jolla
4240 La Jolla Village Drive
La Jolla, CA 92037 US
Event Details
Date Time
Wednesday, February 8th, 2017 - Friday, February 10th, 2017 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM