International Society For Minimally Invasive Cardiothoracic Surgery
Masters Day
Masters Day Overview | Thoracic Track Program | Cardiac Track Program

08:00 - 9.45
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement: In the Surgical Domain: Session I
Moderators: Vinod H. Thourani, MD; Medstar Heart and Vascular Institute/Georgetown University, Washington DC
Gry Dahle, MD; Rikshospitalet; Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
08.00- 08.10
Transcarotid: Pitfalls and Challenges
Vinod H. Thourani, MD
Medstar Heart and Vascular Institute/Georgetown University, Washington, DC
08.10 - 08.20
Alternative TAVI Access routes: Transcarotid Access for TAVI
Rashmi Yadav, MD, PhD
Royal Bromptoon Hospital, London, England
08.20 - 08.30
When All Else Fails: Transcaval Access will Remain the Same?
Vinod H. Thourani, MD
Medstar Heart and Vascular Institute/Georgetown University, Washington, DC
08.30 - 08.40
TAVI for Aortic Regurgitation: Is it a Clinical Reality Yet?
Gry Dahle, MD
Rikshospitalet, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
08.40 - 08.50
TAVI in Bicuspid Aortic Valve: Tips and Tricks
David Wood, MD
University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
08.50 - 09.00
Optimal Sizing of the TAVI implant: Tips and Tricks for the Surgeon
Sahin Senay, MD
Acibadem University, Istanbul, Turkey
09.00 - 09.10
Question and Answer
09.10 - 09.45
Panel Discussion: The Surgical Interventionists: Should TAVI be Performed without a Surgeon Scrubbed? In Non-Surgical Centers?
Panelists:
Vinod H. Thourani
Rashmi Yadav
Gry Dahle
David Wood
Sahin Senay
9.45 - 10.15
Coffee Break
10.15 - 12:00
Transcatheter Mitral and Tricuspid Interventions: In the Surgical Domain: Session II
Moderators: Maurizio Taramasso, MD, PhD; University Hospital of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
Krzysztof Wrobel, MD, FETCS; Medicover, Warsaw, Poland

Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair and Replacement
10.15 - 10.28
Transapical Off-Pump Mitral Valve Repair-I (Harpoon)
Rashmi Yadav, MD, PhD
Royal Brompton Hospital, London, England
10.28 - 10.41
Transapical Off-Pump Mitral Valve Repair-II (Neochord)
Krzysztof Wrobel, MD, FETCS
Medicover, Warsaw, Poland
10.41 - 10.59
Overview of Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
Maurizio Taramasso, MD, PhD
University Hospital of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
10.59 - 11.17
Overview of Transcatheter Mitral Valve Replacement
Rashmi Yadav, MD, PhD
Royal Brompton Hospital, London, England
11.17 - 11.35
Overview of Transcatheter Tricuspid Repair / Replacement
Joerg Kempfert, MD
German Heart Center Berlin, Berlin, Germany
11.35 - 11.45
Question and Answer
11.45 - 12.00
Panel Discussion: How Close are we to Trans-septal TMVR?
Panelists: Krzysztof Wrobel
Maurizio Taramasso
Rashmi Yadav
Joerg Kempfert
12.00 - 13.30
Lunch Break