Saturday, May 14, 2022

Problem Based Learning Discussion (#1-6)

PBLD #1: Lung Transplantation Management
Moderators: Martin Archer, MD and Brandi Bottiger, MD

PBLD #2: ECMO in Thoracic Surgery
Moderators: Nazish Hashmi, MD and Ingrid Duarte, MD

PBLD #3: How to Design and Implement a Thoracic ERAS Program at Your Hospital
Presenters: Alessia Pedoto, MD, FASA and Amanda Kleiman, MD

PBLD #4: Patient on LVAD for Thoracic Surgery
Moderators: Wanda Popescu, MD, FASE and Diana Anca, MD

PBLD #5: Airway Crisis in the Thoracic Surgical Patient
Moderators: Philip Hartigan, MD and Stephen Collins, MD

PBLD #6: Oxygenation in One-Lung Ventilation
Moderators: Ryan Lesh, MD and John McNeil, MD

Refresher Course Lectures

Moderator: Sasha Shillcutt, MD, MS, FASE

Risk of Kidney Dysfunction During Open Cardiac Surgery: What Are the Numbers and How Do We Avoid it?
Presenter: Amanda Fox, MD, MPH

Cardiac OR Coagulation Quandries: Pathways, Drugs and Algorithms
Presenter: Nadia Hensley, MD

Update in Perioperative Assessment and Management of Right Ventricular Failure
Presenter: Nick Markin, MD, FASE

MCS Devices: Where Are We Today?
Presenter: Shahzad Shaefi, MD

Manage Right Heart Failure-Challenges and Opportunities: Case Based Panel Discussion

Moderators: Jiapeng Huang, MD, PhD FASE and Candice Montzingo, MD, FASE

Clinical Management of Perioperative Right Heart Failure – Case Based
Presenter: Jeff Songster, MD

Right Heart Failure in Patients With COVID-19 for Anesthesiologists – Case Based
Presenter: Brandi Bottiger, MD 

Protecting the Right Ventricle Network (PRORVNet): Time to Defend the "Forgotten Ventricle”?
Presenter: Ken Parhar MD 

Use of Regional Anesthesia in Right Heart Failure-Case Based
Presenter: Jacques Neelankavil, MD  

Too Hot to Clot?: Coagulopathy Controversies Debate

Moderator: Jennifer Hargrave

Pro/Con Intraoperative Autologous Blood Collection (Acute Normovolemic Hemodilution) Should Be Utilized to Prevent Post Bypass Coagulopathy Presenter: Pro ANH: Shiva Sale, MD
Presenter: Con ANH: Michael Fabbro, MD, MBA                      

Pro/Con Antifibrinolytic Therapy Debate: Iμ-aminocaproic Acid is Superior to Tranexamic Acid
Presenter: Pro: Kenichi Tanaka, MD
Presenter: Con: Jerrold Levy, MD

Pro/Con: Heparin Alternatives For Cardiopulmonary Bypass (Bivalruidin is superior to Dabigatran)
Presenter: Pro: Linda Shore-Lesserson, MD, FAHA, FASE
Presenter: Con: Michael Eaton, MD

SOCCA – Snap Chats in Cardiac Critical Care

Moderator: Shahzad Shaefi, MD

POCUS in the CVICU - Do We Need it Now More Than Ever, What’s the Evidence? Presenter: Megan Chacon, MD

Contemporary Monitoring in the ICU - beyond the swan
Presenter: Abirami Kumaresan, MD 

Coverage of Cardiac Critical Care - New Paradigms in Training and Staffing
Presenter: Michael Grant, MD

Cardiogenic Shock Teams
Presenter: Jason Katz, MD, MHS

Evolving Role of Anesthesiology Intensivists in Cardiothoracic Critical Care
Presenter: Megan Krajewski, MD

Taking Care of the Anesthesiologist

Moderator: Jenny Kwak, MD

Leadership and Mentorship
Presenter: Sasha Shillcutt, MD, MS, FASE

Teaching Through Generational Gaps
Presenter: Tjorvi Perry, MD, MMSc 

Staffing Models: Nonclinical Time
Presenter: Doug Shook, MD, FASE

Social Media in Medicine
Presenter: Ludmil Mitrev, MD

Physician Health: Satisfaction and Sustainability
Presenter: Jesse Ehrenfeld, MD, MPH

What Does the Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiologist Need to Know About Congenital Heart Disease?

Moderator: Emily Methangkool, MD, FASE

What Every Anesthesiologist Needs to Know About Congenital Cardiac Surgery: A Primer
Presenter: Tiffany Williams, MD, PhD

ACHD Patients and Noncardiac Surgery – is a Cardiac Anesthesiologist Needed?
Presenter: Jochen Steppan, MD

New Interventions for ACHD Patients
Presenter: Denise Joffe, MD 

Comprehensive Approach to Transcatheter Mitral Valve Edge to Edge Repair - Soup to Nuts!

Moderator: MaryBeth Brady, MD, FASE

Transcatheter Mitral Valve Edge to Edge Repair – Waste of Time or Worth the Effort? What Does the Science Say?
Presenter: PingPing Song, MD MS

Step by Step – the Basics of Transcatheter Mitral Edge to Edge Procedures Presenter: Laeben Lester, MD

Transcatheter Mitral Edge to Edge Procedures – Show Me the Cases!
Presenter: Nelson Thaemert, MD 

Recent ECMO Lessons and Innovations

Moderator: Adam Dalia, MD, MBA

VV ECMO Challenges and Lessons Learned During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Presenter: Jacob Gutsche, MD

Optimal LV Venting in VA ECMO Patients with Cardiogenic Shock
Presenter: Austin Adams, MD

Use of VWF Concentrate to Treat ECMO Related Coagulopathy
Presenter: Michael Mazzeff, MD, MPH

Optimal Anticoagulation During ECMO (DTI vs. Heparin)
Presenter: Sheela Pai Cole, MD, FASE

ECPR: Emerging Standard of Care for Post-Cardiotomy Arrest or Another Case of Excess Healthcare Utilization?
Presenter: Kenneth Shelton, MD


Sunday, May 15, 2022

Problem Based Learning Discussion (#7-12)

PBLD #7: Unexpected Intraoperative Echo Findings: When Your Exam Should Change the Surgical Plan (Or Not)
Moderators: Douglas Shook, MD, FASE and Anne Cherry, MD

PBLD #8: Severe Pulmonary Hypertension and Noncardiac Surgery - No Need to be Afraid
Moderators: Jochen Steppan, MD and Sinead Shaefi, MD

PBLD #9: Role of ECMO in COVID 19
Moderators: Lilibeth Fermin, MD and Shahzad Shaefi, MD 

PBLD #10: How to Launch a Successful Peri-Operative Cardiac Surgical Home at Your Institution?
Moderators: Harikesh Subramanian, MD and Kathirvel Subramaniam, MD, MPH, FASE

PBLD #11: Aortic Arch Reconstruction and Deep Hypothermic Circulatory Arrest – Perioperative Considerations (Cerebral Protection, Coagulopathy and Many More)!!
Moderators: Samhati Mondal, MD and Kenichi Tanaka, MD

PBLD #12: You WANT That Rhythm!? Navigating Anesthetic Management of Ventricular Tachycardia Ablation in the Electrophysiology Laboratory
Moderators: Matthew Vanneman, MD and Diana Anca, MD

Earl Wynands Lecture

Moderator: Sasha Shillcutt, MD, MS, FASE

Presenter: Eric Jacobsohn, MBCHhB, MPHE, FRCPC

Precision Perioperative Care in Cardiothoracic Surgery

Moderator: Mihia Podgoreanu, MD, FASE

Goal Directed Perfusion
Presenter: Marco Ranucci, MD, FESC

Cerebrovascular Autoregulation Monitoring and Outcomes after Cardiac Surgery Presenter: Charles Hogue, MD

Precision Hemodynamic Monitoring in the Era of Mechanical Circulatory Support
Presenter: Mihai Podgoreanu, MD, FASE

Prediction of Intraoperative Hemodynamic Instability
Presenter: Maxime Cannesson, MD, PhD

Atrial Fibrillation: Interventional Strategies and the Role of the Cardiac Anesthesiologist

Moderator: Jonathan Ho, MD, FASE

Mechanisms of Atrial Fibrillation: Postoperative AFib vs. Chronic AFib
Presenter: Jochen Muehlschlegel, MD, MMSC, FAHA

Treatment Overview of AFib Management: Interventional Strategies and Much More
Presenter: Eric Buch, MD

Left Atrial Appendage Closure: Procedural and Imaging Considerations in the Cath Lab
Presenter: Rebecca Aron, MD

Surgical Atrial Fibrillation Management: Why and How
Presenter: Reed Harvey, MD

LVAD Updates for 2022

Moderator: Tara Brakke, MD, FASE

What's New in LVAD Technology?
Presenter: Jochen Steppan, MD

RV Failure After LVAD Placement: Echo Assessment
Presenter: Julie Wyrobek, MD

RV Failure After LVAD Placement: Meds vs Mechanics; What are the Options?
Presenter: Mias Pretorius, MBChB, MSCI

All the Patients All the Time: Cardiac Anesthesiologists Should Care for all LVAD Patients for all Procedures PRO Argument
Presenter: Ratna Vadlamudi, MD, FASE

All the Patients All the Time: Cardiac Anesthesiologists Should Care for all LVAD Patients for all Procedures CON Argument
Presenter: Candice Morrissey, MD

POCUS Potpourri: Nuts and Bolts of POCUS

POCUS Potpourri: Nuts and Bolts of POCUS
Moderator: Kelly Ural, MD

POCUS Controversies – Certification, Credentialing, Billing – Who’s Doing It vs. Who Should Be Doing It?
Presenter: Nick Markin, MD, FASE

POCUS for Trainees – What’s Required by ABA and ACGME
Presenter: Brandon Smoller, MD

Gastric and Lung U/S - AKA, the Other Parts of POCUS
Presenter: Benjamin Tuck, MD

The FOCUS of POCUS – What Should You Include in a Limited TTE Exam for Max Benefit  
Presenter: McKenzie Hollon, MD

Training the Trainers – Teach One… Then See One, Do One??
Presenter: Feroze Mahmood, MD, FASE

COVID and Pandemics: What Mark Do They Leave on Cardiothoracic Surgery?

Moderator: Adriaan Van Rensburg, MD, MMED, MBCHB, FRCPC, FCASA

A Systemic Problem: What Have We Learned About COVID-19?
Presenter: Elmari Neethling, MD

It's Not Just Pulmonary: Perioperative Planning and Expectations for (Cardiothoracic) Surgery
Presenter: Shahzad Shaefi, MD

The Global Impact: Where Do We Go From Here?
Presenter: Hilary Grocott, MD, FRCPC, FASE

QUALITY: It's All In A Plane: The Rapidly Expanding Field of Chest Wall Regional Anesthesia

Moderators: Jennifer Hargrave, DO and Jacques Neelankavil, MD

Straight Down the Middle—Approaching Median Sternotomy Pain with a Pectoral Intercostal Fascial Block vs. Transversus Thoracic Plane Blocks    
Presenter: Michael Grant, MD

Choose Wisely: Appropriate Chest Wall Regional Anesthesia for Different Minimally Invasive Approaches (Anterior vs. Lateral Thoracotomies)
Presenter: Marta Kelava, MD

All for One and One For All: The Erector Spinae Plane Block
Presenter: Jessica Brodt, MD

Careful You Must Be: Do We Have Evidence for Regional Anesthesia in Cardiac Surgery?
Presenter: Tiffany Williams, MD

Change is Hard: Introducing Regional Techniques into Your Division
Presenter: Lavina Kolarczyk, MD, FASE


TAS Let Me Tell You What is New in Thoracic Anesthesia

Moderator: Alessia Pedoto, MD, FASA

An Update on Airway Management in the Presence of a Mediastinal Mass
Presenter: Randy Blank, MD, PhD

Airway Emergencies and the Role of ECMO to the Rescue
Presenter: Jacob Gutsche, MD

COVID and Lung Transplantation
Presenter: Nandor Marczin, BSc, MD

Lung Isolation in the Difficult Airway
Presenter: Wanda Popescu, MD

Atrial Fibrillation After Thoracic Surgery- Prevention or Treatment?
Presenter: Alessia Pedoto, MD, FASA

STS Session: Valves, Measures and Worries: The Past, Present and Future

Moderator: James Abernathy, MD, MPH

2020 AHA/ACC Guidelines on valvular heart disease
Presenter: Annemarie Thompson, MD

Advanced surgical therapies for function MR
Presenter: James Gammie, MD

CMS, the cardiac anesthesiologist and the cardiac surgeon. What measures matter?
Presenter: Amanda Rhee, MD

Teamwork and team performance, what do we know?
Presenter: Sarah Parker, MD

What's New in Patient Blood Management Strategies for 2022? New Guidelines, New Hemoglobin Triggers, What Else Should I Know For my Cardiac Surgical Patient?

Moderator: Nadia Hensley, MD

SCA/STS Blood Conservation Guidelines 2021 (Last Edition 2011) – 10 Years Have Passed! What’s New?
Presenter: Linda Shore-Lesserson, MD, FAHA, FASE

Patient Blood Management Practices by Cardiac Anesthesiologists – Affects Seen Hospital Wide or Only in Our Operating Rooms?”  
Presenter: Michael Eaton, MD

TRICS III Largest Multicenter Trial! What We Know Now and How to Plan for TRICS IV
Presenter: Cyril David Mazer, MD

Monday, May 16, 2022

Problem Based Learning Discussion (#13 - 18)

PBLD #13: Primary Graft Dysfunction After Heart Transplantation: What Do We Do Now?
Moderators: Sreekanth Cheruku, MD and Sharon McCartney, MD

PBLD #14: Cerebral Protection in Cardiac Surgery- Pitfalls and Plans
Moderators: Choy Lewis, MD and Charles Hogue, MD

PBLD #15: Tricks, Tips, Troubleshooting - Transcatheter Edge to Edge Repair of Mitral Valve
Moderators: Nelson Thaemert, MD and Pingping Song, MD, MS

PBLD #16: Perfusion Catastrophes – How to Avoid, How to Handle
Moderators: Vidya Rao, MD, FASE and Tjorvi Perry, MD, MMSc

PBLD #17: Adult Congenital Heart Disease and Non-Cardiac Surgery
Moderators: Austin Adams, MD and Gregory Janelle, MD

PBLD #18: Moral Distress in Physicians: Ethical Framework and Practical Solutions
Moderators: Elvera Baron, MD and Michael O'Connor, MD

Mitral Regurgitation: Who, What, When, Where and Why?

Moderator: Tara Brakke, MD, FASE

WHAT is Going on With This Valve? Etiology of Mitral Regurgitation
Presenter: Abimbola Faloye, MD

WHEN Do We Intervene? Review the Guidelines for Timing of Intervention
Presenter: Daryl Oakes, MD, FASE

HOW Do We Evaluate? Echo Assessment, Surgical Communication, and Imaging the Repair
Presenter: Nick Markin, MD, FASE

WHO and WHERE? Percutaneous Interventions vs Surgical Options
Presenter: G. Burkhard Mackensen, MD, PhD, FASE


Keynote Lecture

Moderator: Andrew Shaw, MB, FRCA

Developing Physician Leaders 

Presenter: Brian Bolwell, MD, FACP 


Adventures in Structural Heart Inventions

Moderator: Jenny Kwak, MD

The Heart Team: The Concept and Approach
Presenter: MaryBeth Brady, MD, FASE

Transcatheter Edge to Edge Repair of Mitral Valve: The Hole-in-one vs. The Double Bogey
Presenter: Charles Nyman, MBBCh

TMVR: Is it Coming?
Presenter: Candice Morrissey, MD

TTVR: The Next Step?
Presenter: Nelson Thaemert, MD

EACTA - Hot Topics for Mechanical Circulatory Assist Devices and Transplantation

Moderator: Gianluca Paternoster, MD

Frailty in Transplantation Surgery. How Far Can We Go?
Presenter: Vera Von Dossow, MD 

Does the Use of Xvivo Organ Perfusion in Transplantation Change the Landscape?
Presenter: Nandor Marczin, BSc, MD 

Impact of Molecular Inflammatory Mechanisms on Early Post LVAD Right Ventricular Failure, Kidney Failure and Vasoplegia after LVAD Implantation.
Presenter: Eric De Waal, MD, PhD 

Current Status of Inhaled Pulmonary Vasodilators in the Peri-Operative Management of Pulmonary Hypertension.
Presenter: Steffen Rex, MD

I Need Cardiac Anesthesia in Labor and Delivery – Stat

Moderator: Jacques Neelankavil, MD

Cardiac Disease and Pregnancy - Case Based Presentation
Presenter: Kelly Ural, MD

Health Care Disparities and Cardiac Disease in Parturients
Presenter: Marie Louise Meng, MD

POCUS for Labor and Delivery
Presenter: Tara Brakke, MD, FASE

Mechanical Circulatory Support for Parturients
Presenter: Marisa Hernandez Morgan, MA, MD

Gas or Brake? Driving Surgical Direction When Intraoperative Echocardiographical Roadblocks Appear

Moderator: Jennifer Hargrave, DO

Unexpected Low flow/Low gradient Aortic Stenosis
Presenter: Himani Bhatt, MD

Moderate Mitral Regurgitation for a CABG Patient
Presenter: Sharon McCartney, MD

Moderate Aortic Stenosis for a CABG Patient
Presenter: Kimberly Howard-Quijano, MD, MS, FASE

Incidental Intraventricular Septal Hypertrophy During a Transcatheter Edge to Edge Repair of Mitral Valve Repair
Presenter: Andrej Alfirevic, MD

Dilated Tricuspid Annulus without Regurgitation During Transcatheter Edge to Edge Repair of Mitral Valve Repair
Presenter: Alina Nicoara, MD, FASE

PFO During an Aortic Valve Replacement
Presenter: Richard Sheu, MD, FASE

Let’s Not Forget About Right-Sided Valves- Tricuspid Valve Therapies and controversies

Moderator: Stephanie Ibekwe, MS, MD

To Ring or Not Too Ring- Tricuspid Valve Recommendations and Realities During Transcatheter Edge to Edge Repair of Mitral Valve Surgery
Presenter: Jeffrey Songster, MD

It’s Not Just for Aortic and Transcatheter Edge to Edge Repair of Mitral Valve! Transcatheter Tricuspid Valve Therapies
Presenter: Abimbola Faloye, MD

LVADs and Tricuspid Valve Regurgitation: Does TR Make the RV Vulnerable?
Presenter: Candice Montzingo, MD, FASE

Cardiac Implantable Electronic Devices and Their Impact on Tricuspid Valves
Presenter: Anne-Marie Thompson, MD

RIFLE"-ing Through AKI

Moderator: Jenny Kwak, MD

AKI: How Bad Is It?
Presenter: Natalie Silverton, MD

Novel Biomarkers from A to Z
Presenter: Mark Stafford-Smith, MD

Protection and Prevention: Bundles of Care?  
Presenter: David McIlroy, MBBS, MD, MClinEpi, FANCA

What's New on the AKI Horizon?
Presenter: Amanda Fox, MD, MPH

Tuesday, May 17, 2022

Problem Based Learning Discussion (#19 -24)

PBLD #19: Severe Right Heart Failure After CPB; Everyone's Nightmare
Moderators: John G.T. Augoustides, MD, FASE, FAHA and Marisa Hernandez-Morgan, MA, MD

PBLD #20: Descending Thoracic Aortic Repair - Spinal Cord Protection Strategies
Moderators: Harendra Arora, MD and Wanda Popescu, MD, FASE

PBLD #21: High Risk TAVR- What Could Go Wrong?
Moderators: Choy Lewis, MD and Eric Nelson, MD

PBLD #22: Anesthetic Challenges of Bilateral Lung Transplantation for Patients after COVID-19 Infection
Moderators: Yong Peng, MD and Michael Franklin, MD

PBLD #23: LVAD Implantation: Perioperative Management and Troubleshooting Strategies
Moderators: Kiran Belani, MD, FASE and Vidya Rao, MD, FASE

Moderators: Nirvik Pal, MD and Miklos Kertai, MD, PhD

Interventional Echocardiography for Structural Heart What to Say When All Eyes Are On You!

Moderator: MaryBeth Brady, MD, FASE

Interventional echocardiography: Anatomy Plus Communication Equals Success
Presenter: Stanton Shernan, MD, FASE, FAHA

Percutaneous Mitral Procedures a Echo Steps from Start to Finish
Presenter: Megan Kostibas, MD 

Left Atrial Appendage Devices - Echo Tricks and Tips
Presenter: Ravi Joshi , MD

Interventional Echo Cases: the Dos, the Dont's and the Disasters
Presenter: G Burkhard Mackensen, MD, PhD. FASE

Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning for Cardiac Anesthesiologists

Moderator: Jiapeng Huang, MD, PhD, FASE

Overview of Artificial Intelligence in Perioperative Medicine
Presenter: Maxime Cannesson MD, PhD

Artificial Intelligence in Echocardiography
Presenter: Sabry Ayad MD

Artificial Intelligence in Cardiac Surgery Outcomes
Presenter: Richard Thalappillil MD

Artificial Intelligence Demonstration
Presenter: Elmer Choi MD, PhD, FASA

Ethics of Artificial Intelligence
Presenter: Natalia Ivascu, MD

Equity, Diversity and Inclusion: How Can We Improve in Cardiac Anesthesiology?

Moderator: Emily Methangkool, MD, FASE

Improving the Pipeline: How to Get Medical Students and Residents Interested in Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology
Presenter: Daryl Oakes, MD, FASE

How to Create and Maintain an Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Committee at Your Institution
Presenter: Michelle Sumler, MD

Mentorship and Sponsorship and Why it Matters for Diversity and Inclusion
Presenter: Maya Hastie, MD

Snap Chat with the Experts: Short and Sweet But Packed with Information!

Moderator: Raghavendra Govinda, MBBS, MD

Aortic Valve Repair - Current State of the Art
Presenter: John G.T. Augoustides, MD, FASE, FAHA

Spinal Cord Protection for TAAA Procedures – Hear it From the Expert
Presenter: Massimiliano Meineri, MD, FASE

Arrest in the ICU? No Need to Stress, We Have You Covered
Presenter: Megan Kostibas, MD, Johns Hopkins University

Strain Echocardiography – Beginner’s Guide
Presenter: Kimberly Howard-Quijano, MD, MS, FASE

Clinical Research - How to Get Started

Moderator: Karsten Bartels, MD, PhD

Basic Infrastructure for Clinical Research - You Can Do This!
Presenter: Karsten Bartels, MD, PhD

Observational Cohort Studies, Quasi-Experimental Studies, RCTs, or Pragmatic Research - What is Right for Me?
Presenter: Ana Fernandez-Bustamante, MD, PhD

How to Publish Your Research – Insight into Abstracts, Papers, Mentors, and Reviewers
Presenter: Louise Sun, MD, AM FRCPC, FAHA  

Research Funding - How to Take the Next Step
Lisa Rong, MD,MSCE, FASE

Fibrinogen Concentrate vs. Cryoprecipitate: Is the U.S. Behind the Times or Are We Following the Evidence?

Moderator: Michael Essandoh, MD, FASE

Pro-Con Debate for Fibrinogen Concentrate vs Cryoprecipitate
Presenter: Nadia B. Hensley, MD

Con Against FC and in Favor of Cryo
Presenter: Michael Mazzeffi

Problem Based Learning Discussion (#25-29)

PBLD # 25:Thoracic Anesthesia Misadventures
Moderators: Megan Kostibas, MD and Diana Anca, MD

PBLD# 26: Hemostasis After Cardiovascular Surgery: When Hope is Not a Strategy
Moderators: Kamrouz Ghadimi, MD and Prakash Patel, MD

PBLD #27: Perioperative Management of a Patient on Venoarterial Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation
Moderators: Meena Bhatia, MD and Priya Kumar, MD

PBLD #28: Optimizing and Managing an Obstetric Patient for Non-Cardiac Surgery with Acute Right Heart Failure
Moderators: Raja Rama Mohana Palvadi, MD and Gavin Best, MD

PBLD #29: Fontan Physiology in the Cath Lab- Failing or Functional?
Moderators: Elena Zupfer, MD and Martina Richtsfeld, MD

Cardiac Anesthesiologists Outside the Cardiac Ors

Moderator: Kelly Ural, MD

Sleep Apnea and Pulmonary Hypertension in Bariatric Surgery - How Much is too Much?
Presenter: Logan Kosarek, MD

Intra-Operative Cardiac Arrest and Rescue TEE
Presenter: Adam Dalia, MD, MBA

MCS Patients Presenting for Non-Cardiac Surgery (IABP, ECMO, VAD, etc..) to NORA
Presenter: Emily Methangkool

Anesthesia in the Cathlab and EP Lab – Lead Extractions, SubQ ICD, Leadless Speakers
Presenter: Matthew Vanneman, MD

Update In Transplantation

Moderators: Megan Chacon, MD and Michael Essandoh, MD, FASE

Donation After Circulatory Death – Techniques for Transplanting the Heart
Presenter: Megan Chacon, MD

Considerations During Lung and Liver Transplantation in Donation After Circulatory Death
Presenter: Nick Markin, MD, FASE

Echocardiography in Lung Transplantation — What Evidence Support its Routine Use?
Presenter: Michael Essandoh, MD, FASE

Mechanical Circulatory Support in Lung Transplantation — Options and Outcomes!
Presenter: Ratna Vadlamudi, MD, FASE

Fellow and Resident TEE Session

Moderators: Tara Brakke, MD, FASE and Jacques Neelankavil, MD

Presenter: Ravi Joshi, MD

Presenter: Rebecca Aron, MD

Presenter: Tiffany Williams, MD

Presenter: MaryBeth Brady, MD FASE
Prosthetic Valves
Presenter: Adam Dalia, MD, MBA

Build to the Future: Investing in the Teachers of Today for the Best Cardiothoracic Anesthesiologists of Tomorrow

Moderator: Jennifer Hargrave, DO

When the OR Becomes the Classroom: Practical Application of Adult Learning Theory During Intraoperative Interactions
Presenter: Michael Fabbro, MD, MBA

Giving Impactful Residents and Fellows Feedback (Verbal and Written)
Presenter: Brandi Bottinger, MD

Fostering an Environment of Inclusion Within Your Department: How to Empower Faculty and Trainees
Presenter: Daryl Oakes, MD, FASE

The Age of Simulation: Integration of Simulation Into all Levels of CTA Education, Even When Resources are Limited
Presenter: Michele Sumler, MD

Supporting Faculty Expectations for Academic Support with Clinical Care Demands: A Chairman’s Perspective
Presenter: Christopher Troianos, MD


Patient Safety and Cardiac Surgery: What Can Be Improved?

Moderator: Emily Methangkool, MD, FASE

What does Safety Culture Mean in Cardiac Surgery?
Presenter: Joyce Wahr, MD

Team Communication in Cardiac Surgery
Presenter: Aleem Siddique, MD

Adverse Event Mitigation in Cardiac Surgery
Presenter: James Abernathy, MD, MPH