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Satellite Symposium April 25, 2013

Satellite Symposium
in advance of and
in conjunction with the
9th Current Trends in Aortic and Cardiovascular Surgery
and Interventions Conference

Link to "Current Trends" event website.
 

April 25, 2013
1:00 - 5:00 PM

Texas Heart Institute
Denton A. Cooley Auditorium, Houston, Texas

Noncredit and no cost to attend
but seating is limited.


Online registration is now closed. You may register at the event.

Full brochure for Satellite Symposium April 25, 2013

Overview

Our Satellite Symposium is held in advance of and in conjunction with the 9th Current Trends in Aortic and Cardiovascular Surgery and Interventions conference. This symposium highlights important topics presented by an invited group of international physicians and surgeons as well as members of the Professional Staff at the Texas Heart Institute at St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital.

A buffet luncheon will be held in the pre-function area directly outside of the Cooley Auditorium beginning at 11:30 am and we welcome all registrants for the Symposium to join us. 

Course Faculty

Paolo Angelini, MD
Texas Heart Institute
Houston, TX

Luis Bechara-Zamudio, MD
Hospital Militar Central
Buenos Aires, Argentina

Carlos Calderon Calvo, MD
Interventional Cardiologist
San José, Costa Rica

Denton A. Cooley, MD
Texas Heart Institute
Houston, TX

Joseph S. Coselli, MD
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX

José G. Diez, MD
Texas Heart Institute
Houston, TX

R. David Fish, MD
Texas Heart Institute
Houston, TX

Zvonimir Krajcer, MD
Texas Heart Institute
Houston, TX

Peter H. Lin, MD
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX

Angel Menendez, MD
Hospital HIMA San Pablo
Bayamon, Puerto Rico

Öztekin Oto, MD
Dokuz Eylul University Hospital
Izmir, Turkey

Emerson C. Perin, MD, PhD
Texas Heart Institute
Houston, TX

George J. Reul, MD
Texas Heart Institute
Houston, TX

Luis Virgen, MD, PhD
Hospital Angeles del Carmen
Guadalajara Jalisco, Mexico

James T. Willerson, MD
Texas Heart Institute
Houston, TX

Program Schedule


Thursday–April 25 

1:00 - 5:00 PM Denton A. Cooley Auditorium, Texas Heart Institute


Session I
Moderators: James T. Willerson, MD and George J. Reul, MD

1:00 p.m.
Welcome/Introductions
James T. Willerson, MD, Zvonimir Krajcer, MD, and Joseph S. Coselli, MD

1:10 p.m.
Reflections on the Last 50 years of Cardiovascular Surgery
Denton A. Cooley, MD

1:25 p.m.
Current Results and Future Role of Stem Cells for Treatment of Cardiomyopathies
Emerson C. Perin, MD, PhD

1:40 p.m.
Minimally Invasive On-pump Aortic Valve Replacement Utilizing Thoracic  Epidural Anesthesia
Öztekin Oto, MD

1:55 p.m.
Unraveling the Mystery of Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy
Paolo Angelini, MD

2:10 p.m.
TEVAR for Ruptured Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms
Luis Bechara-Zamudio, MD

2:20 p.m.
The Changing Pattern of AAA Treatment: Is There Still a Need For Surgery?
Zvonimir Krajcer, MD

2:35 p.m.
Discussion/Q&A

2:50 p.m.
Break



Session II
Moderators: Denton A. Cooley, MD and James T. Willerson, MD

3:15 p.m.
TAVR Today and What is Expected in the Future
R. David Fish, MD

3:10 p.m.
Challenging Case Presentation: Endovascular Treatment of Thoracic and Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms
Angel Menendez, MD

3:25 p.m.
Why is Surgery for Treatment of Thoracoabdominal Aneurysms Still the Best Choice?
Joseph S. Coselli, MD

3:40 p.m.
Endovascular Treatment of an Illiac Artery Aneurysm Utilizing the Snorkel Technique
Luis Virgen MD, PhD

3:55 p.m.
TAVI: The Hype and the Hope
José G. Diez, MD

4:10 p.m.
A New Technique of Endovascular Treatment of BPH: Preliminary Results
Carlos Calderon Calvo, MD

4:25 p.m.
The Latest Advances in Endovascular Treatment of Pulmonary Embolism
Peter H. Lin, MD

4:40 p.m.
Discussion/Q&A

4:55 p.m.
Wrap-up

5:00 p.m.
Adjourn Q/A



Activity Co-Directors

Zvonimir Krajcer, MD  Zvonimir Krajcer, MD

• Clinical Professor of Medicine 
Baylor College of Medicine
• Clinical Professor of Medicine
The University of Texas Medical School Houston

• Co-Director, Peripheral Vascular Disease Service
Texas Heart Institute at St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital
Co-Director, Peripheral Vascular Intervention
St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital


 Joseph S. Coselli, MD
Joseph S. Coselli, MD

• Professor and Chief,
Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery,
Michael E. DeBakey Department of Surgery
Baylor College of Medicine
• Chief, Adult Cardiac Surgery,
Texas Heart Institute at St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital
• Chief, Adult Cardiac Surgery Section,
Associate Chief Cardiovascular Service,

St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital 

 

Meeting Site

Denton A. Cooley Auditorium
Texas Heart Institute at St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital
6770 Bertner Avenue, Level B-1
Houston Texas  77030 

Location and parking information.
 

Registration 

There is no cost to attend this Satellite Symposium program. However, seating is limited. 


Online registration is now closed. You may register at the event.

 
Link here for details about 9th Current Trends in Aortic and Cardiovascular Surgery and Interventions conference to be held April 26-27 at the Royal Sonesta Hotel in Houston.
 
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