Agenda - Friday, March 19, 2021

*Recording links accessible next to each session title*

10.00 - 10.45am - Exhibitor Hall & Network Lounge Open

10:45 - 11:45am - Industry Theater - Abbott  NON-CME  

Early Interventions in Heart Failure...Maximizing Hemodynamics and Hemocompatibility.
Robert L. Kormos, MD, FAHA, FRCS(C), FACS - DVP Global Affairs, Heart Failure (Abbott Laboratories)
Philip B. Adamson, M.D., MSc, FACC -DVP Medical Affairs & CMO (Abbott)

Noon - 1.45pm

Impact of Recent Advances and Discoveries in Myocardial Recovery. View Recording Session 1

Chairs: Kirk Knowlton, MD (Intermountain Healthcare) and James C. Fang, MD (U of Utah)

  1. Muscle biology leading to novel biomarker and therapy: Cardiac bridging integrator 1 (cBIN1) Robin Shaw, MD, PhDU of Utah/CVRTI
  2. Impact of new HF meds (SGLT2i, vericiquat and omecamtiv) on (a) cardiac remodeling and (b) patient outcomes. Gerasimos Filippatos, MD, U of Athens, Greece
  3. Relapse after recovery from HFrEF: r​isk factors, pharmacological interventions and CRT. John Cleland, MD, University of Glasgow, Scotland, UK
  4. Using exercise hemodynamics for recovery assessment in patients with LVAD. Van-Khue Ton, MD, PhD, MGH/Harvard

1.45 - 2.00pm Break - Exhibitor Hall & Network Lounge Open

 2.00 - 3.45pm

Innovation in Mechanical Circulatory Support and Myocardial Recovery. View Recording Session 2

Chairs: Bart Meyns, MD (U of Leuven, Belgium) and Craig Selzman, MD (U of Utah)

  1. Combining 3-D echocardiography and PV loops to Optimize Mechanical Unloading. Nir Uriel, MD, MSc, Columbia 
  2. How to Both Unload the Heart and Support the Circulation in Cardiogenic Shock: Single Device or Combinations? Phyllis Billia, MD, PhD,  U of Toronto, Canada
  3. Myocardial and Patient Recovery after E-CPR: How Difficult is to Inspire and Implement Change. Jan Belohlavek, MD, PhD, Prague, Czech Republic
  4. Advancing the Cardiogenic Shock Field Through Collaborative Consortiums, Registries and Other Ideas. Behnam Tehrani, MD, Inova

3.45-4.00pm Break - Exhibitor Hall & Network Lounge Open


The Myocardial Recovery Field in the Midst of the Evolving Field of Valve Therapies. View Recording Session 3

Chairs: Brian Whisenant, MD (Intermountain Healthcare) and Anna Catino, MD (U of Utah)

  1. Innovation in aortic stenosis and myocardial recovery. Brian Lindman, MD, MSCI, Vanderbilt
  2. TAVI, reversible myocardial fibrosis, and advanced imaging.  Mark Ibrahim, MD,  U of Utah
  3. Mitral valve interventions and myocardial recovery: the long past and the coming era. Palak Shah, MD, Inova

 5.30-7.00pm Virtual Poster Viewing & Live Chat in Poster Hall