Registration is now open for the

4th Annual Cardiology Symposium:  

Saturday, October 7, 2017!

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Saturday, October 7, 2017

7:15 – 8:00 am Registration and Continental Networking Breakfast

8:00 – 8:05 am Opening Remarks  Dr. Dhanunjaya Lakkireddy | Kansas ACC Chapter Governor Dr. Charles B. Porter | Course Director

8:05 – 8:45 am Keynote Address:  Saving the Sickest:  Cardiogenic Shock, Mechanical Circulatory Support and Cardiac Transplantation- State of the Art in 2017 |  Dr. Clyde Yancy

8:45 – 9:05 am State of the Art  Update on PCSK9 Inhibitors  | Dr.James Underberg

9:05 – 9:45 am  Awards Presentation  Dr. Dhanunjaya Lakkireddy | Kansas ACC Chapter Governor | Dr. Charles B. Porter | Course Director

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9:45 – 10:05 am Visit Exhibits and Networking Break

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10:05 – 10:25 am  Indications for Anticoagulation in Cryptogenic Stroke Patients( Embolic Stroke of Unknown Source ESUS)  | Dr. Michael Gold

10:25 – 10:45 am Cardiac Event Risk Reductions Through New Medical Therapies for Diabetes | Dr. Steven Marso

10:45 – 11:10 am  Cancer and the Heart: An Overview of the Cardio-Oncology Frontier  |   Dr. Dan Lenihan

11:10 – 11:40 am  Debate: Left Main Stenting vs CABG |  Dr. Prashanth Katrapati and Dr. James Edgerton

11:40 – 12:00 pm  Determining Myocardial Viability and Candidates for Intervention  | Dr. Thomas Rosamond

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12:00 – 12:40 pm  Networking Lunch Break with Exhibitors

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12:40 –12:55 pm  American College of Cardiology Core Message |   Dr. Robert Shor |  American College of Cardiology

12:55 –1:25 pm  Patient Selection- Post TAVR Procedural Management vs. Valvular Heart Disease: Diagnosis, Management and Surgical Treatment Options | Dr. Bassem Chehab and Dr. James Edgerton

1:25 –1:45 pm Rhythm Control and Anticoagulation in Atrial Fibrillation: Advances in Medical and Invasive Therapies |  Dr. Greg Flaker  

1:45 – 2:05 pm  Echo for Heart Failure: Beyond Ejection Fraction – Estimation of Filling Pressures |  Dr. Ashatosh Bapat

2:05 – 2:25 pm  Defining Causes and Management for Pulmonary Hypertension  |   Dr. Bhanu Gupta

2:25 – 2:45 pm   Myocardial Inflammation and Myocarditis: Recognition, Diagnosis and Management  |   Dr. Roderick Tung

2:45 – 3:05 pm Recognizing and Assessing Congenital Heart Disease in the Adult Patient  |   Dr. Kevin Mulhern  

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3:05 – 3:20 pm Networking Break

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3:20– 3:40 pm Clinical Pearls in Electrophysiology: Conduction Disorders and Differentiating Arrhythmias | Dr. Greg Flaker  

3:40 – 4:00 pm   Hemodynamic Monitoring in Ambulatory Heart Failure: Basic Principles and Case Studies | Christy Russell

4:00 – 4:20 pm   Understanding and Explaining the Risks and Benefits of ICD and CRT Therapy: A Continuing Work in Progress Indication and Benefits of ICDC Update 2017.  Evolving Concepts in Indication of ICD | Dr. Alap Shah

4:20 – 4:30 pm   Question and Answer

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4:30 pm Closing Remarks Dr. Dhanunjaya Lakkireddy | Kansas ACC Chapter Governor Dr. Charles B. Porter | Course Director

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