Program

Friday, April 17, 2015

7:00–8:00 am Registration and Breakfast
8:00–8:10 Welcome & Introduction
Antony Chu, MD, FHRS, FACC, FAHA, FACP
8:15–8:35 Predicting Sudden Cardiac Death
Samual C. Dudley, Jr., MD, PhD
8:40–9:00 NVST and PVCS—Clinical Controversies
Malcolm M. Kirk, MD
9:05–9:25 Device Therapy—Clinical Controversies
Peem Lorvidhaya, MD
9:30–10:00 Break and Visit Exhibits
10:05–10:35 Ablation for Atrial Fibrillation
Antony Chu, MD, FHRS, FACC, FAHA, FACP
10:40–11:10 Anticoagulation Therapy Update
Binu Philips, MD
11:15-12:00 pm Catheter Ablation for Ventricular Tachycardia
William Gregory Stevenson, MD
12:00–1:00 Lunch and Visit Exhibitors
Concurrent Breakout Sessions
A. Associated Professional Breakout Session
(for associated professionals)
B. Cardiac Electrophysiology Breakout Session
1:00–1:30 Basics of Ablation
Antony Chu, MD, FHRS, FACC, FAHA, FACP
CHF & CRT—New Indications (Block-HF, Non-LBBB)
David M. Donaldson, MD, FACC
1:35–2:05 Peri-Operative Management and Complications of Ablation
Robin L. Davidson, MPAS, PA-C, AAC
New Device Technologies—Quadrapolar LV Lead, Optimizing CRT
Binu Philips, MD
2:10–2:45 Remote Monitoring in Arrhythmia and Heart Failure Care
Karen A. Hayden, MSN, RN, ANP-BC
Lead Extraction Indications and Outcomes
Peem Lorvidhaya, MD
2:45–3:05 Break and Visit Exhibitors
Clinical Case Review
3:10–3:45 Case Presentation I: Heart Failure & Device Therapy
Moderated by Peem Lorvidhaya, MD
3:50–4:25 Case Presentation II: Ventricular Tachycardia
Moderated by Binu Philips, MD
4:30–4:55 Closing Remarks and Reception
5:00 pm Adjourn