ACC Latin America Conference Presentation Slides

October 6-8, 2016
Marquis Reforma Hotel & Spa, Mexico City, Mexico

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AGENDA

Friday, October 7

7:45 a.m. Welcome and Introduction to Day 1
Drs. Erick Alexanderson Rosas (México) and Robert A. Harrington (United States)
8:15 a.m. Prevention
Plenary Session: Global Burden of CVD – Shifting the Paradigm from Evaluation and Management Towards Prevention
Dr. Valentin Fuster (United States)
9:15 a.m. Acute Coronary Syndrome
Acute Coronary Syndromes: Different Continents, Different Guidelines?
Drs. José Manuel Enciso Muñoz (Chair, México), Rafael Barraza Félix (México), Robert A. Harrington (United States) and Ursulo Juarez (México)
10:45 a.m. -
11:30 a.m.

BREAKOUT SESSION #1

Acute Coronary Syndrome

STEMI Systems of Care: Evolving Best Practices
Drs. Marco Antonio Martinez –Rios (Chair, México), Gabriela Borrayo-Sanchez (México), Daniel José Piñeiro (Argentina) and C. Michael Valentine (United States)

Learning with a Legend
Complexities of the Acute Coronary Syndrome – Systemic Inflammation

Dr. Valentin Fuster (United States)

Solutions for Every Day Problems
Cardiogenic Shock – Supporting the Distressed Heart
Drs. Hector I. Michelena (Moderator, United States), Jonathan Omar Zamudio-López (México) and Agustín R. Rivera (México)

Learning Lab
Heart Songs, ECG Drill & Practice and Simulation
Proctors: Drs. Matthew W. Martinez (United States) and Mauricio Lòpez Meneses Sr. (México)
11:45 a.m. -
12:30 p.m.

BREAKOUT SESSION #2

Acute Coronary Syndrome
Optimizing Antithrombotic Therapy for Coronary Artery Disease: Many Choices, Many Benefits, Many Risks

Drs. Robert A. Harrington (Chair/Presenter, United States), C. Michael Valentine (Presenter, United States), Hector I. Michelena (Panelist, United States), Daniel José Piñeiro (Panelist, Argentina) and Gustavo A. Restrepo Molina (Panelist, Colombia)

Learning with a Legend
My Future

Dr. Valentin Fuster (United States)

Solutions for Every Day Problems
Applying the Evidence in Stable Ischemic Heart Disease

Drs. Ursulo Juarez (Moderator, México), Edgar Alexander Illescas Gonzàlez (México) and Jesús Bueno Campa (México)

Learning Lab
Heart Songs, ECG Drill & Practice and Simulation

Proctors: Drs. Matthew W. Martinez (United States) and Juan P. Verdejo (México)
1:45 p.m. -
2:30 p.m.
BREAKOUT SESSION #3

Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
Trials in Coronary Artery Disease Assessment: The PROMISE of FAME or Just Wait for ISCHEMIA?

Drs. Guering Eid-Lidt (Chair, México), Erick Alexanderson Rosas (México) and Robert A. Harrington (United States)

Learning with a Legend
Complexities of Stable CAD – CABG, PCI, OMT, Microcirculation

Dr. Valentin Fuster (United States)

Solutions for Every Day Problems
Cardiologists and the ECG: Are We Really That Good at It? Part I

Drs. Hector I. Michelena (United States) and Daniel José Piñeiro (Argentina)

Learning Lab
Heart Songs, ECG Drill & Practice and Simulation

Proctors: Drs. Matthew W. Martinez (United States) and Alejandro Ricalde (México)
2:45 p.m. -
3:30 p.m.

BREAKOUT SESSION #4

Acute Coronary Syndrome
Evolving Concepts in Non-ST Elevation ACS (NSTE-ACS)

Drs. Ursulo Juarez (Moderator, México), Fernando Batiz (México), Antonio Jordan-Rios (México) and Marco Antonio Peña Cabral (México)

Learning with a Legend
Complexities of AF & Stroke, Carotid & PVD

Dr. Valentin Fuster (United States)

Solutions for Every Day Problems
Cardiologists and the ECG: Are We Really That Good at It? Part II

Drs. Hector I. Michelena (United States) and Daniel José Piñeiro (Argentina)

Learning Lab
Heart Songs, ECG Drill & Practice and Simulation

Proctors: Drs. Matthew W. Martinez (United States) and Mauricio Lòpez Meneses Sr. (México)
4:15 p.m. -
5:00 p.m.
BREAKOUT SESSION #5

Acute Coronary Syndrome
ACS Management in Low-Resource Settings

Drs. David de Padua Brasil (Brazil), Armando García Castillo (México) and C. Michael Valentine (United States)

Arrhythmia
Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation – Gauging the Risks, Assessing the Options

Drs. Roy M. John (United States), Enrique Melgarejo Rojas (Colombia) and
Paul Schurmann (United States)


Solutions for Every Day Problems
Hypertension Treatment & Targets in 2016

Drs. Shashank Sinha (United States) and Kim Allan Williams Sr. (United States)
5:15 p.m. -
6:00 p.m.
BREAKOUT SESSION #6

Arrhythmia
Practical Guidance in Antithrombotic Management

Drs. Roy M. John (United States), Enrique Melgarejo Rojas (Colombia) and
Paul Schurmann (United States)


Prevention
Deep Dive into Contemporary Cholesterol Management

Drs. Pamela Bowe Morris (United States) and Kim Allan Williams Sr. (United States)

Solutions for Every Day Problems
Leading Your Cath Lab Team: Lessons Learned

Drs. Alejandro Ricalde (México) and C. Michael Valentine (United States) 
6:05 p.m. Prevention (500)
Plenary Session: Feeling the Pressure? Managing Hypertension in 2016

Drs. Erick Alexanderson Rosas (México) and David de Padua Brasil (Brazil)

Saturday, October 8

8:00 a.m. Welcome and Introduction to Day 2
Drs. Erick Alexanderson Rosas (México) and Robert A. Harrington (United States)
8:15 a.m. Valvular Heart Disease
Plenary Session: Valvular Guidelines – The Past, the Present the Future

Drs. Robert A. Harrington (Chair, United States) and Robert O. Bonow (United States)
9:15 a.m. Valvular Heart Disease
Rheumatic Heart Disease in Latin-America

Drs. Erick Alexanderson Rosas (Chair, México) and Jorge Cossio-Aranda (México)
10:45 a.m. -
11:30 a.m.
BREAKOUT SESSION #1

Acute Heart Failure: Stopping the Revol
ving Door
Drs. Ramon Corbalan (Chile) and Ileana Piña (United States)

Valvular Heart Disease
Diagnose First: Assessment of Native Stenotic Lesions in 2016

Drs. Robert O. Bonow (United States) and Hector I. Michelena (United States)

Solutions for Every Day Problems
Common Clinical Dilemmas in Atrial Fibrillation Management

Drs. Roy M. John (United States) and Santiago Nava (México)

Learning Lab
Heart Songs, ECG Drill & Practice and Simulation

Proctors: Drs. Matthew W. Martinez (United States) and Mauricio Lòpez Meneses Sr. (México)
11:45 a.m. -
12:30 p.m.
BREAKOUT SESSION #2

Heart Failure
Best Practices in Heart Failure Treatment – Where Do New Drugs and Devices Fit In?

Drs. Felipe A. Martinez (Argentina) and Ileana Piña (United States)

Valvular Heart Disease
Diagnose First: Assessment of Native Regurgitant Lesions in 2016

Drs. Robert O. Bonow (United States) and Hector I. Michelena (United States)

Solutions for Every Day Problems
ACC’s Point of Care Tools – Quick Answers at Your Fingertips

Dr. Shashank Sinha (United States)

Learning Lab
Heart Songs, ECG Drill & Practice and Simulation

Proctors: Drs. Alexandra Arias-Mendoza (México) and Matthew W. Martinez (United States)
1:45 p.m. -
2:30 p.m.
BREAKOUT SESSION #3

Heart Failure
Designing Systems for Effective Heart Failure Care

Drs. Francisco Martin Baranda Tovar Sr. (México), Ramon Corbalan (Chile) and Ileana Piña (United States)

Valvular Heart Disease
TAVR: Technology in Evolution

Drs. Robert O. Bonow (United States), Xavier Escudero (México) and Marco Antonio Peña Duque (México)

Solutions for Every Day Problems
Incorporating the New Echo Guidelines into Everyday Practice

Drs. Hector I. Michelena (United States), Daniel José Piñeiro (Argentina) and Gustavo A. Restrepo Molina (Colombia)

Learning Lab
Heart Songs, ECG Drill & Practice and Simulation

Proctors: Drs. Alexandra Arias-Mendoza (México) and Matthew W. Martinez (United States)
2:45 p.m. -
3:30 p.m.
BREAKOUT SESSION #4

Heart Failure
Diet and Exercise in Heart Failure: Let’s Debate

Drs. Pamela Bowe Morris (United States), Ileana Piña (United States) and Daniel José Piñeiro (Argentina)

Valvular Heart Disease
Mitraclip: Why, How, and For Whom?

Dr. Robert O. Bonow (United States)

Solutions for Every Day Problems
Choosing the Right Imaging Test in the Heart Failure Patient at the Right Time: A Case-Based Approach

Drs. Hector I. Michelena (United States) and Gustavo A. Restrepo Molina (Colombia)

Learning Lab
Heart Songs, ECG Drill & Practice and Simulation

Proctors: Drs. Matthew W. Martinez (United States) and Alejandro Ricalde (México)
4:15 p.m. -
5:00 p.m.
BREAKOUT SESSION #5

Heart Failure
Contemporary Imaging for Heart Failure

Drs. Aloha Meave (Chair, México), Ramon Corbalan (Chile), Hector I. Michelena (United States) and Gustavo A. Restrepo Molina (Colombia)

Prevention
Dyslipidemia Combo-Therapy: A Framework for Clinical Decision-Making

Drs. Pamela Bowe Morris (United States) and Shashank Sinha (United States)

Solutions for Every Day Problems
Lessons from the Leaders: Leading Your Heart Failure Team

Drs. Roberto Kalil-Filho (Brazil) and Ileana Piña (United States)

Learning Lab
Heart Songs, ECG Drill & Practice and Simulation

Proctors: Drs. Francisco Martin Baranda Tovar Sr. (México) and Matthew W. Martinez (United States)
5:15 p.m. -
6:00 p.m.
BREAKOUT SESSION #6

Special Topic
Core Concepts in Cardio-Oncology

Dr. Roberto Kalil-Filho (Brazil)

Prevention
Diabetes – What’s Our Role?

Drs.Jorge A. Lara Vargas (México), Narcisa Celina Gutiérrez Carrillo (Argentina) and
Dale Hamilton (United States)


Solutions for Every Day Problems
Practical Update on Cardiac Implantable Electronic Devices (CIEDs)

Dr. Roy M. John (United States)
6:05 p.m. Closing Remarks: Transforming Cardiovascular Care: Building a Better Tomorrow, Today
Drs. Erick Alexanderson Rosas (México) and Robert A. Harrington (United States)