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Cardiovascular Diseases

19th Annual Cardiology at Cancun

Wednesday, February 26

Time Topic
7:00 a.m. Continental Breakfast
Faculty and Participants
  Heart Failure I
Dr. Steve R. Ommen, presiding
7:30 a.m. Non-Invasive Evaluation of the Patient with Dyspnea
Grace Lin, M.D.
7:50 a.m. When Do You Need An Invasive Hemodynamic Evaluation?
Barry A. Borlaug, M.D.
8:10 a.m. Evaluation of Suspected Pulmonary Hypertension
Robert P. Frantz, M.D.
8:30 a.m. Heart Failure With Preserved EF:  Current Management Strategies
Barry A. Borlaug, M.D.
8:50 a.m. Cardiotoxicity From Breast Cancer Therapies
Nicole P. Sandhu, M.D., Ph.D.
9:10 a.m. Panel Discussion
Drs. Lin, Borlaug, Frantz, and Sandhu; Dr. Ommen, moderator
9:35 a.m. Refreshment Break – Visit Exhibits
  Heart Failure II
Dr. Guy S. Reeder, presiding
10:00 a.m. Sleep and the Failing Heart
Virend Somers, M.D., Ph.D.
10:20 a.m. Advanced Heart Failure: LVAD vs. Transplant
Robert P. Frantz, M.D.
10:40 a.m. LVAD: A Surgeon’s Perspective
Soon J. Park, M.D.
11:00 a.m. Central Sleep Apnea and Heart Failure – Challenges and Opportunities
Virend Somers, M.D., Ph.D.
11:20 a.m. Right Heart Failure With Tricuspid Regurgitation – When to Operate and When to Not Operate
Soon J. Park, M.D.
11:40 a.m. Panel Discussion
Drs. Somers, Frantz, and Park; Dr. Reeder, moderator
12:05 p.m. Adjourn – Note Special Evening Session
  Evening Session
5:30-6:30 p.m. Challenging Cases in Heart Failure
Drs. Borlaug, Frantz, and Lin