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AATS Centennial Saturday Program

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Adult Cardiac Skills:
100 Years of Training - More Skills Still Needed!

Saturday, April 29, 2017 | 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Course Chair: *Kenton J. Zehr, Johns Hopkins Hospital
Course Co-Chair: *Volkmar Falk, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin
Course Co-Chair: +David Fitzgerald, Medical Center of South Carolina
8:00 AM - 8:10 AM Welcome and Introduction
Controversies in Mitral Valve Surgery
8:10 AM - 8:25 AM Two leaflets are No problem - Bileaflet Mitral Valve Repair
*Patrick Perier, Herz und Gefass Klinik
8:25 AM - 8:40 AM Small Cut No Pain - Endoscopic Mitral Valve Repair
Frank Van Praet, Onze Lieve Vrouw Ziekenhuis
8:40 AM - 8:55 AM Right Perfusion Management makes Mitral Surgery easy!
8:55 AM - 9:10 AM Let It Beat - Transapical Artificial Chordae Implantation
Andrea Colli, University of Padova
9:10 AM - 9:25 AM Panel Discussion
9:25 AM - 9:40 AM Coffee Break
9:40 AM - 9:55 AM The Surgical Tool Box for Aortic Dissection
9:55 AM - 10:10 AM The Perfusionist's Tool Box for Aortic Dissection
+David Fitzgerald, Medical Center of South Carolina
10:10 AM - 10:25 AM You do not need three leaflets for an Aortic Valve Repair - AVR in Bicuspid Aortic Valve
10:25 AM - 10:40 AM Aortic Arch Reconstruction - No Longer a Mystery
*Thoralf M. Sundt, Massachusetts General Hospital
+Kenneth Shann, Massachusetts General Hospital
10:40 AM - 10:55 AM Panel Discussion
Imaging in Cardiac Surgery
10:55 AM - 11:10 AM Image Guidance in TEVAR - How to make Aortic Stenting easy
*Eric E. Roselli, Cleveland Clinic
11:10 AM - 11:25 AM Transfemoral TAVR - A case for the surgeon
*Wilson Y. Szeto, University of Pennsylvania
11:25 AM - 11:40 AM TEE: The Eye of the Repair for the Surgeon
Mary Beth Brady, Johns Hopkins University
11:40 AM - 11:55 AM Panel Discussion
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Combined Luncheon Speaker
*W. Gerald Austen, Massachusetts General Hospital
Coronary Surgery
1:00 PM - 1:15 PM There are many ways to Rome Internal Thoracic Artery Graft Configurations
*Kenton J. Zehr, Johns Hopkins Hospital
1:15 PM - 1:30 PM The Graft with Difficult Reputation - The News on Radial Arteries
*James Tatoulis, Royal Melbourne Hospital
1:30 PM - 1:45 PM Best of Both Worlds - Hybrid Revascularization (MIDCAB+PCI)
*John D. Puskas, Mount Sinai Beth Isreal
1:45 PM - 2:00 PM The Modernist Way - Minimal Access OPCAB
*Mark Ruel, University of Ottawa Heart Institute
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM Panel Discussion
Complex Case Presentations
2:15 PM - 2:30 PM The Second fix - Redo Mitral Valve Repair
2:30 PM - 2:45 PM When Everthing Falls Apart - The Infected Aortic Root
*Tirone E. David, Toronto General Hospital
2:45 PM - 3:00 PM Post Stent Disaster - Complex TAA repair after TEVAR
3:00 PM - 3:15 PM Beyond a simple TAVR - Complex Transcatheter Valve Therapies
*Vinod H. Thourani, Emory University
3:15 PM - 3:30 PM The Ultimate AF Fix - Cox-Maze IV or Cut-and-Sew Cox Maze III
*Marc R. Moon, Washington University
*Hartzell V. Schaff, Mayo Clinic
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