FRIDAY, MARCH 8, 2019

4:00 PM
Registration Opens


4:30 PM
Exhibit Hall Opens


5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Evening Symposium Sponsored by Abbott Vascular
What is Precision PCI?

Moderators:
Richard Shlofmitz, Allen Jeremias

Panel Discussants:
Hector Garcia-Garcia, Roxana Mehran, Michael Lee, George Petrossian, Ziad Ali, Manesh Patel


5:00 PM – 5:05 PM
Welcome
Richard Shlofmitz


5:05 PM – 5:20 PM
Basic image interpretation and interesting cases
Hector Garcia-Garcia


5:20 PM – 5:35 PM
Algorithm for stent sizing and optimization by OCT
Jonathan Hill


5:35 PM – 5:50 PM
A universal OCT algorithm for evaluation of treatment of calcified coronary disease
Richard Shlofmitz


5:50 PM – 6:00 PM
Panel Discussion


6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Evening Symposium Sponsored by Boston Scientific –
Optimizing PCI Results by Intravascular Imaging and Physiology

Moderators:
Jonathan Hill, Ziad Ali

Panel Discussants:
Akiko Maehara, Arnold Seto, Allen Jeremias, Thomas Pappas, William Fearon, Emmanouil Brilakis


6:00 PM – 6:15 PM
New options in coronary physiology – When to use what
Allen Jeremias


6:15 PM – 6:30 PM
HD IVUS technology and clinical studies
Ziad Ali


6:30 PM – 6:45 PM
HD IVUS – Case Comparisons
Akiko Maehara


6:45 PM – 7:00 PM
Panel Discussion


7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Welcome Reception


8:30 PM
Registration Closes / Exhibit Hall Closes


8:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Special Session in conjunction with CRF
An Evening of Case-Based Education

Moderators:
Ajay Kirtane, Allen Jeremias

Panel Discussants:
Gary Mintz, Jeffrey Moses, Giora Weisz, Bruce Samuels, Dimitrios Karmpaliotis


8:00 PM – 8:40 PM
Special Feature
Cath Lab Characters – What they can tell us about evidence-based medicine
Andrew Sharp

 

Case Presentations and Panel Discussion:

8:40 PM – 8:50 PM
Physiology cases that rocked my world!
Bruce Samuels


8:50 PM – 9:00 PM
Discussion


9:00 PM – 9:10 PM
BOOM technique for ostial lesion
Paul Lee


9:10 PM – 9:20 PM
Discussion


9:20 PM – 9:30 PM
Complex left main PCI
Arnold Seto


9:30 PM – 9:40 PM
Discussion


9:40 PM – 9:50 PM
Rotational/Orbital/Laser atherectomy done right
Giora Weisz


9:50 PM – 10:00 PM
Discussion


10:00 PM
Adjourn

SATURDAY, MARCH 9, 2019

6:30 AM
Registration Opens / Exhibit Hall Opens


7:00 AM – 8:00 AM
Breakfast


7:00 AM – 7:50 AM
Breakfast Symposiumn Sponsored by ACIST Medical –
Imaging and Physiology: From Start to Finish

Moderators:
Ziad Ali, Akiko Maehara

Panel Discussants:
Matthew Price, Hiram Bezerra, Michael Lee, William Chung


7:00 AM – 7:10 AM
FFR measurements with a catheter-based technique – What does the data tell us?
Matthew Price


7:10 AM – 7:20 AM
High Definition IVUS as a tool to optimize PCI
Akiko Maehara


7:20 AM – 7:30 AM
Let’s see some cases – FFR and HD IVUS in daily practice
Ziad Ali


7:30 AM – 7:40 AM
Always finish with FFR – post PCI assessment and clinical outcomes
Habib Samady


7:40 AM – 7:50 AM
Panel Discussion


8:00 AM – 9:15 AM
Session I – Integrating Coronary Physiology into Clinical Practice

Moderators:
William Fearon, Manesh Patel

Panel Discussants:
Habib Samady, Bruce Samuels, Matthew Price, Andrew Berke, Hiram Bezerra, Allen Jeremias


8:00 AM – 8:12 AM
Basics of coronary physiology: FFR-guided PCI in stable CAD
William Fearon


8:12 AM – 8:15 AM
Panel Discussion


8:15 AM – 8:27 AM
Show me the data: Evidence that physiologic lesion assessment improves patient outcomes (or provides clinical value)
Habib Samady


8:27 AM – 8:30 AM
Panel Discussion


8:30 AM – 8:42 AM
Best ways to measure FFR and iFR – Pitfalls and case examples
Arnold Seto


8:42 AM – 8:45 AM
Panel Discussion


8:45 AM – 8:57 AM
Coronary physiology in acute coronary syndromes – To test or not to test
Justin Davies


8:57 AM – 9:00 AM
Panel Discussion


9:00 AM – 9:12 AM
Using iFR Co-registration to plan revascularization decision-making in tandem lesions and diffuse disease – Interesting cases
Bruce Samuels


9:12 AM – 9:15 AM
Panel Discussion


9:15 AM – 10:00 AM
Live Case #1 from St. Francis Hospital

Live Case Moderator:
Martin Leon

Live Case Discussants:
Andrew Sharp, Dimitrios Karmpaliotis, Sunil Rao, Erick Schampaert, Newell Robinson, Justin Davies

Live Case Operators:
Richard Shlofmitz, Jeffrey Moses


10:00 AM – 10:20 AM
Break


10:20 AM – 11:25 AM
Session II – Use of Intravascular Imaging in Complex PCI

Moderators:
Gary Mintz, Matthew Price

Panel Discussants:
Jonathan Hill, Michael Lee, Akiko Maehara, Andrew Lituchy, Ron Waksman


10:20 AM – 10:40 AM
Special Feature Lecture
Impact of Intracoronary Imaging on the Evolution of PCI – From Balloon Angioplasty to Bioresorbable Scaffolds
Gary Mintz


10:40 AM – 10:52 AM
Basics of intravascular imaging: How and when to use IVUS and OCT
Giora Weisz


10:52 AM – 10:55 AM
Panel Discussion


10:55 AM – 11:07 AM
The value of intravascular imaging for left main and complex bifurcation PCI
Erick Schampaert


11:07 AM – 11:10 AM
Panel Discussion


11:10 AM – 11:22 AM
OCT and IVUS are invaluable in my practice – Case examples
Matthew Price


11:22 AM – 11:25 AM
Panel Discussion


11:25 AM – 12:10 PM
Live Case #2 from St. Francis Hospital

Live Case Moderators:
Ajay Kirtane

Live Case Discussants:
Emmanouil Brilakis, Paul Teirstein, Paul Lee, Francesco Prati, Giora Weisz, Jeffrey Moses

Live Case Operator:
Allen Jeremias, Ziad Ali


12:10 PM – 1:15 PM
Lunch


1:15 PM – 3:30 PM
Session III – Controversies in Interventional Cardiology

Moderators:
Paul Teirstein, Sunil Rao

Panel Discussants:
Andrew Sharp, William Fearon, Manesh Patel, Roxana Mehran, William Chung, Emmanouil Brilakis, Richard Shlofmitz


Debate 1:
1:15 PM – 1:25 PM
I can do Precision PCI from the wrist and get even better results
Sunil Rao


1:25 PM – 1:35 PM
Femoral access is tried and true and gives the most reliable results
Michael Lee


1:35 PM – 1:40 PM
Panel Discussion


Debate 2:
1:40 PM – 1:50 PM
Appropriate Use Criteria for PCI – Not everybody needs to be revascularized
Manesh Patel


1:50 PM – 2:00 PM
Is it appropriate to always follow Appropriate Use?
Ajay Kirtane


2:00 PM – 2:05 PM
Panel Discussion


Debate 3:
2:05 PM – 2:15 PM
Intravascular imaging is only beneficial in select cases
Bruce Samuels


2:15 PM – 2:25 PM
Intravascular imaging should be used routinely for all PCI
Evan Shlofmitz


2:25 PM – 2:30 PM
Panel Discussion


Debate 4:
2:30 PM – 2:40 PM
Physiologic lesion assessment is mandatory for every PCI in stable CAD
William Fearon


2:40 PM – 2:50 PM
Physiologic lesion assessment can be misleading and is not practical in every case
Richard Shlofmitz


2:50 PM – 3:00 PM
Panel Discussion


Debate 5:
3:00 PM – 3:10 PM
When treating calcified CAD, rotational or orbital atherectomy is mandatory
Emmanouil Brilakis


3:10 PM – 3:20 PM
Atherectomy is over-used; high-pressure balloon angioplasty is usually enough lesion preparation
Paul Teirstein


3:20 PM – 3:30 PM
Panel Discussion


3:30 PM – 3:45 PM
Break


3:45 PM – 4:00 PM
Keynote Presentation
Best-practice for Contemporary PCI – Precision PCI and beyond
Jeffrey Moses


4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Session IV – Will it Stand the Test of Time? New Technologies Rapid Fire Lectures

Moderators:
Ron Waksman, Roxana Mehran

Panel Discussants:
Cindy Grines, Francesco Prati, Evan Shlofmitz, Paul Lee, Jane Cao, Hiram Bezerra, Ziad Ali


4:00 PM – 4:09 PM
Use of adjunctive technology in CTO and complex cases – How intravascular imaging saved the day
Dimitrios Karmpaliotis


4:09 PM – 4:12 PM
Panel Discussion


4:12 PM – 4:21 PM
Stent failures – Identifying causes of stent thrombosis and restenosis and how to fix it
Hiram Bezerra


4:21 PM – 4:24 PM
Panel Discussion


4:24 PM – 4:33 PM
Lexicon of resting indices – Are they all the same?
Allen Jeremias


4:33 PM – 4:36 PM
Panel Discussion


4:36 PM – 4:45 PM
Detection of vulnerable and lipid-rich plaque using NIRS and other technologies – Is this the future?
Ron Waksman


4:45 PM – 4:48 PM
Panel Discussion


4:48 PM – 4:57 PM
Guidance and optimization of coronary interventions – Updates from the expert consensus document of the European Association of Percutaneous Cardiovascular Interventions
Francesco Prati


4:57 PM – 5:00 PM
Panel Discussion


5:00 PM – 5:09 PM
Angiography based FFR and other technologies in the pipeline
William Fearon


5:09 PM – 5:12 PM
Panel Discussion


5:12 PM – 5:21 PM
CT Imaging in Ischemic Heart Disease: CTA, CT-FFR, and CT-Perfusion – When to use what
Jane Cao


5:21 PM – 5:24 PM
Panel Discussion


5:24 PM – 5:33 PM
Update on CT-FFR clinical trials – Changing the practice of Cardiology?
Manesh Patel


5:33 PM – 5:36 PM
Panel Discussion


5:36 PM – 5:45 PM
Optimal duration of antiplatelet therapy – Does intravascular imaging make a difference?
Roxana Mehran


5:45 PM – 5:48 PM
Panel Discussion


5:48 PM – 5:57 PM
Final Word – How guidelines affect clinical practice and where are they going?
Cindy Grines


5:57 PM – 6:00 PM
Closing Remarks
Richard Shlofmitz


6:00 PM
Adjourn / Exhibit Hall Closes

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