Agenda - Friday, January 17, 2020

7:30 - 8:00AM Registration & Check-in
8:00 - 9:30AM

Featured oral presentations of selected abstracts - view list here 

Chairs: Sarah Franklin, PhD - U of U Health; Anna Catino, MD - U of U Health and Rashmee Shah, MD - U of U Health


Keynote Address

Elizabeth Hammond, MD - Intermountain Healthcare & University of Utah School of Medicine

"The Impact of Dogmas in Medicine: The Case of Antibody-Mediated Rejection"

Introduction by A. G. Kfoury, MD - Intermountain Healthcare

10:15 - 10:30AM


10:30AM - 12:00PM

Invited Theme: Cardiorenal, End Organs, Systemic Milieu and Myocardial Recovery

Chairs: Aylin Rodan, MD/PhD - U of U Health and Kevin Shah, MD - U of U Health

Innovation in the Pathophysiology of Cardiorenal Syndrome. Jeff Testani, MD - Yale University

What Happens to the Brain-CV-Renal Axis When the Circulation is Mechanically Supported?
William Cornwell, MD - U of Colorado

Should We Focus on the Gut/Microbiota and the Kidney to Recover the Heart?
Wilson Tang, MD - Cleveland Clinic

12:00 - 1:00PM

Lunch - Poster Viewing Session

1:00 - 2:00PM

The Myocardial Recovery Field in the Midst of a Percutaneous Revolution in Valve Therapy.

Chairs: Fred Welt, MD - U of U Health and Brent Wilson, MD/PhD - U of U Health

  1. Aortic Stenosis-Induced Heart Failure and TAVR. Where is the Point of No Return for Myocardial Recovery and Where for Patient Recovery?
    Anwar Tandar, MD - U of U Health
  2. What is the Impact of Repairing the Mitral Valve on Myocardial Function and Structure?
    Brian Whisenant, MD - Intermountain Healthcare 

  3. How to Make Sense of the Conflicting Results in Mitral Valve Interventions: Proportionate and Disproportionate Mitral Regurgitation.
    Jerry Estep, MD - Cleveland Clinic 

Panel discussion (15 min) chairs and speakers

2:00 - 2:15PM


2:15 - 3:45PM

Myocardial and Patient Recovery from Cardiogenic Shock: Unmet Needs Record-Field – Part A

(all talks will include an interactive case presentation)

Chairs: Joseph Tonna, MD - U of U Health & Evgenij Potapov, MD, Berlin Heart Institute 

Do We Need Invasive Hemodynamics/Swan-Ganz Catheter in the Management of Cardiogenic Shock?
Joann Lindenfeld, MD - Vanderbilt

Cardiogenic Shock Requiring MCS: Catheter-based Assist Devices? VA-ECMO? Combination?
Simon Maybaum, MD -Hofstra School of Medicine/Northwell Health

SHOCK TEAM: Institutional Cultural Change, Efficiency, Effectiveness & Other Challenges.
Stavros Drakos, MD/PhD - U of U Health

3:45 - 5:30PM

Myocardial and Patient Recovery from Cardiogenic Shock: Unmet Needs Record-Field – Part B

Chairs: Ivan Netuka, MD, PhD - Prague, Czech Republic & Nir Uriel, MD - Columbia

Shock Severity SCAI Classification: How to “Identify, Communicate and Predict” in the Middle of the Shock Hurricane.
David Baran, MD - Sentara

Identifying Clinical and Biological Turning Points to Justify Early Short-term MCS.
Stephen McKellar, MD - U of U Health

ECMO-CPR: Where is the Point of No Return?
Demetri Yannopoulos, MD - U of Minnesota

Featured Presentation - Putting Parts A & B Together: How to Advance the Shock Field Through Registries, RCTs and Other Ideas.
Sean Van Diepen, MD - U of Alberta, Canada


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