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Cardiovascular Diseases

27th Annual Echocardiographic Symposium at Vail. New Technologies, Live Scanning, and Clinical ...

Tuesday, July 23

Time Topic
7:00 a.m. Continental Breakfast
Dr. Christopher P. Appleton, presiding
7:30-7:55 a.m. Nonischemic Cardiomyopathy – Hypertrophic, Hypertensive, and Infiltrative. When is LV Outflow Tract Gradient Not Due to HOCM?
Dr. Christopher P. Appleton
7:55-8:20 a.m. MRI for Nonischemic Cardiomyopathy
Dr. Eric E. Williamson
8:20-8:45a.m. Role of Echocardiography Acute Coronary Syndromes Including Role of Echocardiography for Apical Balloon Syndrome
Dr. Vuyisile T. Nkomo, M.D.
8:45-9:10 a.m. CT and MRI for Ischemic Myocardial Disease
Dr. Eric E. Williamson
9:10-9:40 a.m. Adult Congenital Heart Disease in 2013 – Role of Echocardiography in Clinical Decision Making
Dr. Frank Cetta
9:40-10:00 a.m. Panel Discussion
Drs. Williamson, Nkomo, and Cetta; Dr. Appleton, moderator
10:00-10:30 a.m. Refreshment Break – Visit Exhibits
  Congenital Heart Disease
Dr. Frank Cetta, presiding
10:30-10:55 a.m. Pregnancy in Adults With Congenital Heart Disease – Relative vs Absolute Contraindications
Dr. Crystal R. Bonnichsen
10:55-11:20 a.m. Ascending Aortic Aneurysmal Disease Including Coarctation. Multimodality Imaging – CT, MRI, Echo
Dr. Eric E. Williamson
11:20-11:55 a.m. Catheter Based Intervention in Adult Congenital Heart Disease (ACHD)
Dr. Frank Cetta
11:55a.m.-12:10 p.m. Role of Imaging in Evaluation of Rejection in Pediatric and Adult Congenital Heart Disease. Experience with Cardiac Transplantation
Dr. Jonathan N. Johnson
12:10-12:30 p.m. Coronary Artery Anomalies – Echo, CT, and MRI
Drs. Benjamin W. Eidem and Eric E. Williamson
  Sonographer Workshop
3:00-4:00 p.m. Demonstration and Hands-on Opportunity for Sonographers
Cathryn A. Harris, RDCS and Stephen F. Tucker, RDCS
  Workshop on Congenital Heart Disease
Dr. Frank Cetta, presiding
4:00-4:20 p.m. Timing of Pulmonary Valve Replacement for Patients With Tetralogy
Dr. Crystal R. Bonnichsen
4:20-4:40 p.m. Assessment of Ventricular Function in Adult Congenital Heart Disease
Dr. Jonathan N. Johnson
4:40-5:10 p.m. Sudden Death Screening in Young Adults
Dr. Benjamin W. Eidem
5:10-5:30 p.m. Novel Management Strategies for Ebstein Anomaly
Dr. Frank Cetta
5:30-6:00 p.m. CT & MRI in Congenital Heart Disease
Dr. Phillip M. Young
6:00-6:30 p.m. Panel Discussion
Drs. Bonnichsen, Johnson, Eidem, and Young; Dr. Cetta, presiding