Saturday, May 14, 2022

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: Tried and Proved vs. a Potential New Choice in Heparin Alternatives— Bivalrudin vs Dabigatran
Presenter: Pro: Linda Shore-Lesserson, MD, FAHA, FASE
Presenter: Con: Michael Eaton, MD

Sunday, May 15, 2022

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


Monday, May 16, 2022

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, FASE

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 Mitral Valve Repair
Presenter: Alina Nicoara, MD, FASE

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

Tuesday, May 17, 2022

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