Problem Based Learning Discussion

Saturday, May 14, 2022

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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
Moderators: 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

Sunday, May 15, 2022

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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

Monday, May 16, 2022

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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 Charles Napolitano, MD

Tuesday, May 17, 2022

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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

PBLD #24: How to Conduct an STS/SCA Database Study Using the STS RESEARCH CENTER – PARTICIPANT USER FILE (PUF) RESEARCH PROGRAM
Moderators: Nirvik Pal, MD and Miklos Kertai, MD, PhD

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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