Program

 

Wednesday September 11th, 2024

 

8.30 – 09.30 Session I Segmental approach to normal and abnormal situs
08.30 Opening remarks
Annette Jensen Schophuus, Jan Marek, Luc Mertens
Chair: tbc
08.30 – 08.55 The segmental approach to cardiac morphology, Andrew Cook, London
08.55 – 09.20 Echocardiographic assessment, Jan Marek, London
09.20 – 09.30 Q&A

9.30 – 10.40 Session II Atrial septal defects and PAPVD
Chair: tbc
09.30 – 09.55 Morphology of ASD and pulmonary veins, Andrew Cook, London
09.55 – 10.20 Echocardiography of ASD‘s, Beatrice Bonello, London
10.20 – 10.45 Assessment pulmonary veins, PAPVD & TAPVD, Leo Lopez, Stanford
10.45 – 10.55 Q&A
10.55 – 11.30 Coffee break

11.30 – 12.30 Session III Ventricular septal defects
Chair: tbc
11.30 – 11.55 Morphology of ventricular septal defects, Andrew Cook, London
11.55 – 12.20 Echocardiography of ventricular septal defects, Paolo Ciliberti, Rome
12.20 ‐ 12.45 Surgical aspects of VSD closure, Viktor Hraska, Milwaukee
12.45 – 12.55 Q&A
12.55 – 14.00 Lunch
13.15 – 14.00 Satellite mini‐symposium

14.00 ‐14.30 live scanning (GE)

14.30 – 15.30 Session IV Atrioventricular septal defects
Chair: tbc
14.30 – 14.55 Morphological aspect of AVSD, Andrew Cook, London
14.55 – 15.20 Echocardiographic assessment of AVSD, Meryl Cohen, Philadelphia
15.20 – 15.45 Surgical aspects of AVSD repair, Viktor Hraska, Milwaukee
15.45 – 15.55 Q&A

15.55 – 16.30 Coffee break
16.30 – 17.00 Case Session
16.30 – 16.45 The adult patient with AVSD, Heleen van der Zwaan, Utrecht
16.45 ‐ 17.00 ASD: device closure or surgery? Paolo Ciliberti, Rome
17.00 Adjourn

 

Thursday September 12th, 2024

 

08.30 – 10.20 Session V Tetralogy of Fallot
Chair: tbc
08.30 ‐08.55 Morphology of Tetralogy of Fallot, Andrew Cook, London
08.55 – 09.20 Pre‐operative assessment of Tetralogy of Fallot, Luc Mertens, Toronto
09.20 ‐ 09.45 Surgical repair of TOF , Viktor Hraska, Milwaukee
09.45 – 10.10 The adult patient long‐term after TOF repair, Heleen van der Zwaan, Utrecht
10.10 – 10.20 Q&A
10.20 – 11.00 Coffee break

11.00 – 12.30 Session VI Transposition of the great arteries
Chair: tbc
11.00 – 11.25 Morphology of transposition, Andrew Cook, London
11.25 – 11.50 TGA – pre‐operative assessment, Paolo Ciliberti, Roma
11.50 – 12.15 Surgical perspective – arterial switch, Viktor Hraska, Milwaukee
12.15 – 12.40 Post‐operative course after arterial switch, Luc Mertens, Toronto
12.40 – 12.50 Q&A
12.50 – 14.00 Lunch
13.15 – 14.00 Satellite mini‐symposium

14.00 ‐14.30 live scanning (Philips)

14.30 – 16.00 Session VII double outlet right ventricle (DORV)
Chair: tbc
14.30 – 14.55 Morphology of DORV, Andrew Cook, London
14.55 – 15.20 Echo assessment of DORV, John Simpson, London
15.20 – 15.45 Surgical discussion DORV, Viktor Hraska, Milwaukee
15.45 – 15.55 Q&A
15.55 – 16.30 Coffee break
16.30 – 17.00 Case Session
16.30 – 16.45 Abnormal coronary origin from? Leo Lopez, Stanford
16.45 – 17.00 CcTGA, Beatrice Bonello, London

17.00 Adjourn

 

Friday September 13th, 2024

 

08.30 – 10.10 Session VIII Functionally univentricular hearts
Chair: tbc
08.30 – 08.55 Morphology of functionally univentricular hearts, Andrew Cook, London
08.55 – 09.20 Preoperative echocardiography, Meryl Cohen, Philadelphia
09.20 – 09.45 Surgical strategies in single ventricular palliation, Viktor Hraska, Milwaukee
09.45 – 10.10 Echo assessment of staged palliation strategy, Leo Lopez, Stanford
10.10 – 10.30 Q&A
10.30 – 11.00 Coffee break

11.00 – 12.30 Session IX M. Ebstein
Chair: tbc
11.00 – 11.25 Morphology of M.Ebstein, Andrew Cook, London
11.25 – 11.40 Echo assessment of M.Ebstein, Jan Marek, London
11.40 – 12.05 Surgery for M.Ebstein, Viktor Hraska, Milwaukee
12.05 – 12.15 Q&A
12.15 – 13.30 Lunch
12.45 – 13.30 Satellite mini‐symposium (to be confirmed)

13.30‐15.00 Session X Introduction to functional assessment
Chair: tbc
13.30‐13.55 LV function, John Simpson, London
13.55‐14.20 RV function, Beatrice Bonello, London
14.20‐14.45 Ventricular function in UVH, Meryl Cohen, Philadelphia
14.45‐15.00 Q&A
15.00‐15.30 Case Session
15.00‐15.15 History: a 50 years old Fontan patient, Heleen van der Zwaan, Utrecht
15.15‐15.30 Future: Ultrafast ultrasound in clinical practice, Luc Mertens, Toronto

15.30 Closing remarks
Jan Marek, Luc Mertens, Folkert Meijboom

 

 

 


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