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

13:30 - 15:15
Imaging for Transcatheter Therapies: Eyes of the "Surgeon Interventionist"
Moderators: Philipp Blanke, MD, St. Paul's Hospital, British Columbia, Canada
Alison Duncan, MD, Royal Bromptoon Hospital, London, England
13.30 - 13.45
Imaging at the Heart of the Heart Valve Team: CT Imaging for Aortic Valve Disease and Pre-op Planning
Jonathan Weir-McCall, PhD
St. Paul's Hospital, Vancouver, Canada
13.45 - 14.00
CT imaging for the Mitral and Tricuspid Disease and Pre-op Planning
Philipp Blanke, MD
St. Paul's Hospital, British Columbia, Canada
14.00 - 14.12
Pre-procedural TOE of the Mitral Valve: Key Determinants for Choice of Therapy
Alison Duncan, MD
Royal Brompton Hospital, London, United Kingdom
14.12 - 14.24
Echo Guidance for Catheter Based Mitral Interventions
Florian Deuschl, MD
University Heart Center, Hamburg, Germany
14.24 - 14.34
CT Imaging in Preparation for Minimally Invasive Valve and Coronary Surgery
Bob B. Kiaii, MD
University Hospital/LHSC/UWO, London, Canada
14.34 - 14.44
Question and Answer
14.44
Panel Discussion: Non-Interventional Cardiologist and the Cardiac Surgeon: A Perfect Marriage for Transcatheter Mitral Therapies?
Panelists:
Philipp Blanke
Florian Deuschl
Alison Duncan
Jonathon Leipsic
Bob B. Kiaii
15:15 - 15:45
Coffee Break
15.45 - 17:30
Valve in Valve and Valve in Ring Aortic and Mitral Procedures: Novel and Disruptive Technology

Session II Valve in Valve Procedures
Moderators: Joerg Kempfert, MD; German Heart Center Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Rashmi Yadav, MD, PhD; Royal Bromptoon Hospital, London, England
15.45-15.59
Valve in Valve Procedures: Imaging and Assessment of Bioprosthetic Degeneration
Philipp Blanke, MD
St. Paul's Hospital, British Columbia, Canada
15.59-16.13
Planning for a Future Transcatheter Procedure: Key Considerations during Initial Valve Replacement
Joerg Kempfert, MD
German Heart Center Berlin, Berlin, Germany
16.13-16.33
Surgical Prosthesis Fracturing to Facilitate Transcatheter Aortic Valve in Valve Implantation
Keith B. Allen, MD
St. Luke's Mid America Heart Institute, Kansas City, MO
16.33-16.47
Valve in Ring, Valve in Valve and Valve in MAC: Not all Rings are Created Equal
Gry Dahle, MD
Rikshospitalet, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
16.47-17.01
Failing Homograft: Valve in Valve TAVI
Alison Duncan, MD
Royal Brompton Hospital, London, United Kingdom
17.01-17.11
Questions and Answer
17.11-17.30
Panel Discussion: Should the Lower Age Limit for Bioprosthesis be Banished in the Era of Valve in Valve TAVI?
Panelists:
Joerg Kempfert
Rashmi Yadav
Jonathan Weir-McCall
Philipp Blanke
Keith B. Allen
Gry Dahle