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Agenda
DAY 1 – Friday, September 9, 2016
6:45 AM - 7:30 AM Registration/Breakfast
7:30 AM - 7:45 AM Welcoming Remarks
    Joseph Bavaria, MD
    Munir Boodhwani, MD, MMSc, FRCSC
MORNING SESSION 1
 

BASIC CONCEPTS IN AORTIC VALVE PRESERVATION & REPAIR
Moderators:
    Joseph E. Bavaria, MD and
    Munir Boodhwani, MD, MMSc, FRCSC

7:45 AM - 8:00 AM Intraoperative Echocardiographic Analysis of Aortic Root
    John G. Augoustides, MD, FASE, FAHA
8:00 AM - 8:15 AM Aortic Valve Anatomy and Function
    Karen M. Kim, MD
8:15 AM - 8:30 AM Review of ACC/AHA Guidelines for Management of Aortic Insufficiency: Pitfalls and Nuances
    Robert O. Bonow, MD
8:30 AM - 8:45 AM Surgical Indications for Root and Ascending Aortic Disease: Reconciling the American, Canadian, and European Guidelines
    Lars Svensson, MD, PhD
8:45 AM - 9:05 AM Valve Sparing Root Replacement: Reimplantation Technique - Step by Step
    Munir Boodhwani, MD, MMSc, FRCSC
9:05 AM - 9:25 AM Valve Sparing Root Replacement: Remodeling Technique and External Ring Annuloplasty
    Emmanuel Lansac, MD, PhD
9:25 AM - 10:00 AM Panel Discussion
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM Break
MORNING SESSION 2
 

SURGICAL APPROACH TO AORTIC INSUFFICIENCY
Moderators:
    Joseph E. Bavaria, MD
    Joseph S. Coselli, MD

10:30 AM - 10:50 AM Structural Mechanisms of Aortic Insufficiency and Surgical Approach to Aortic Valve Repair
    Munir Boodhwani, MD, MMSc, FRCSC
    Benjamin Sohmer MD, MEd, FRCPC
10:50 AM - 11:05 AM Annular Stabilization Techniques in the Context of Aortic Valve Repair
    Prashanth Vallabhajosyula, MD, MS
11:05 AM - 11:45 AM

Aortic Valve Assessment and Repair – Case Based Presentations
(Echo and Surgery; Ottawa/Penn Faculty)
    Munir Boodhwani, MD, MMSc, FRCSC
    Bradley Leshnower, MD FACS
    Maria Rodriguez, MD

    Benjamin Sohmer MD, MEd, FRCPC

11:45 AM - 11:50 AM Introduction to Honorary Speaker: Hans-Hinrich Sievers, MD
   Joseph E. Bavaria, MD
11:50 AM - 12:15 PM
KEYNOTE LECTURE Hans-Hinrich Sievers, MD
An Individualized Approach to the Ascending Aorta in Bicuspid Aortic Valve Disease
    Hans-Hinrich Sievers, MD
 
 
 
   
12:15 PM - 12:40 PM Panel Discussion
12:40 PM - 1:00 PM Pick-up Lunch
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Working Lunch with Case Presentations
by Aortic Fellows

   •
Complex BAV Repair with External Aortic Ring: Triangular Leaflet         
      Resection with Primary Closure and Extensive Decalcification
        Christine Herman, MD
   • Valve Sparing Root Reimplantation of a Unicusp Valve Variant:
      180°/180° Geometric Orientation
       
 Ibrahim Sultan, MD
   • Valve Sparing Root Reimplantation of Type I BAV: 150°/210°
       Geometric Orientation
        
George Arnaoutakis, MD
   • Complex BAV Leaflet Repair with Valve Sparing Root Reimplantation:
      180°/180° Geometric Orientation
        
Shinichi Fukuhara, MD
   • Three Cusp Aortic Valve Repair for Eccentric Aortic Insufficiency
      with Multiple Asymmetric Leaflets: Reimplantation Procedure
        
George Arnaoutakis, MD

2:00 AM - 2:10 AM Break
AFTERNOON SESSION 1
 

BICUSPID AORTIC VALVE REPAIR – DEEP DIVE
Moderators:
    Munir Boodhwani, MD, MMSc, FRCSC
    Emmanuel Lansac, MD, PhD

2:10 PM - 2:25 PM Geometric Orientation of the Aortic Neoroot in Type I Bicuspid Aortic Valve Sparing Root Reimplantation
    Joseph E. Bavaria, MD
2:25 PM - 2:40 PM Bicuspid Aortic Valve Repair in the Setting of Severe Aortic Insufficiency:
Live-in-Box Presentation

    Edward Chen, MD
2:40 PM - 2:55 PM Bicuspid Aortic Valve Repair With External Subannular Ring – Surgical Approach and Echocardiographic Evaluation
    Joseph E. Bavaria, MD
    Bonnie Milas, MD
2:55 PM - 3:15 PM Radical Bicuspid Aortic Valve Repair – Type I to Type 0 Conversion:
Live-in-Box Presentation and Outcomes

    Thomas Gleason, MD
3:15 PM - 3:30 PM Sievers Type I Right-left Conjoint Cusp Bicuspid Aortic Valve Repair:
Step-by-Step Approach
    Gebrine El Khoury, MD
3:30 PM - 3:55 PM Panel Discussion
3:55 PM - 4:25 PM Break
AFTERNOON SESSION 2
 

OUTCOMES AND ALTERNATIVES TO AORTIC VALVE REPAIR
Moderators:
    Joseph E. Bavaria, MD
    Joseph S. Coselli, MD

4:25 PM - 4:40 PM Valve Sparing Versus Composite Replacement in Marfan Syndrome
    Joseph S. Coselli, MD
4:40 PM - 4:55 PM Midterm Outcomes With BAV Repair With Valve Sparing Root Reimplantation Versus Bentall Root Replacement for Aortic Insufficiency With Root Aneurysm
    Prashanth Vallabhajosyula, MD, MS
4:55 PM - 5:10 PM Bentall Procedure in 2016: Valve and Conduit Choice, Techniques, Tips, and Tricks
    Wilson Y. Szeto, MD
5:10 PM - 5:25 PM The Ross Procedure: When and How?
    Hans-Hinrich Sievers, MD
5:25 PM - 5:40 PM Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement – TAVR – for Complex Aortic Valvular Conditions
    Wilson Y. Szeto, MD
5:40 PM - 6:10 PM

CTSNet Round Table Discussion:
Threshold for Aortic Replacement in Biscuspid Aortic Valve

Joseph E. Bavaria, MD
Munir Boodhwani, MD, MMSc, FRCSC
Edward Chen, MD
Joseph S. Coselli, MD
Gebrine El Khoury, MD
Himanshu Patel, MD
Thomas Gleason, MD
Hans-Hinrich Sievers, MD

6:10 PM Adjourn
6:10 PM - 6:45 PM Reception
Liberté - 1st Floor, Sofitel Philadelphia
 

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