2019 Meeting

Program

Thursday, April 11, 2019

17:00 Registration
18:00 Dinner
18:45 Introduction – Howard Leong-Poi, MD & Lawrence Rudksi, MD
Interventional echocardiography: Primer on ClipsArsene Basmadjian, MD & Howard Leong-Poi, MD
19:00-19:20 Evidence for Mitraclip and TV clip – David Messika-Zeitoun, MD
19:20-19:40 TTE assessment pre-clip – what do I need to know? – Rob Moss, MD
19:40-20:00 TEE assessment pre-clip – what should I focus on? – Geraldine Ong, MD
20:00-20:20 TEE Guidance – what am I doing? – Edwin Ho, MD
20:20-20:40 Discussion

Friday, April 12, 2019

8:00 Introductory Comments – Howard Leong-Poi, MD & Lawrence Rudski, MD
Rapid Fire Echo – Congenital Heart DiseaseKwan Chan, MD & Davinder Jassal, MD
08:15-08:35 ASD/VSD/PDA – Robin Ducas, MD
08:35-08:55 TOF – Rachel Wald, MD
08:55-09:15 TGA – Omid Salehian, MD
09:15-09:35 Post intervention – baffles, conduits and so much more – Jasmine Grewal, MD
09:35-10:00 Discussion
10:00-10:30 NUTRITION BREAK & POSTERS
All you ever needed (or wanted) to know about PFOsIan Burwash, MD & Arsene Basmadjian, MD
10:30-10:50 PFO and Stroke – To close or not to close? – David J. Gladstone, MD
10:50-11:10 PFO Detection – TTE & TEE – Shaheeda Ahmad, MD
11:10-11:30 PFO Closure – TEE Guidance – Arsene Basmadjian, MD
11:30-11:50 Discussion
Lunch
2D STRAIN MADE SIMPLE! A Hands-on Analysis Workshop
12:00-13:15
  • SESSION LEADER – GE PLATFORM – James Tam, MD
  • SESSION LEADER – PHILIPS PLATFORM – Raveen Pal, MD
THESE ARE TICKETED SESSIONS LIMITED TO 13 PEOPLE PER SESSION. Please sign up early to avoid disappointment!
13:30-14:45 A repeat of above session
  • SESSION LEADER – GE PLATFORM – Nowell Fine, MD
  • SESSION LEADER – PHILIPS PLATFORM – Raveen Pal, MD
EACVI SessionIgal Sebag, MD & Lawrence Rudski, MD
13:15-14:00 Restrictive Cardiomyopathy – Evaluation by Echocardiography and Multimodality Cardiac Imaging – Bernard Cosyns – EACVI President-Elect
Beyond Diagnosis: What is the Echocardiographer’s Role in Relating Findings to Clinical Outcome?Zion Sasson, MD & Davinder Jassal, MD
14:00-14:15 Aortic Stenosis and SCD – Igal Sebag, MD
14:15-14:30 Dilated Cardiomyopathy – Nowell Fine, MD
14:30-14:45 Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy – Gillian Nesbitt, MD
14:45-15:00 PAH – James Tam, MD
15:00-15:20 Discussion
15:20-15:50 Break – POSTER SESSIONS
Artificial intelligence in Echocardiography – Rise of the MachinesChi-Ming Chow, MD & Amer Johri, MD
15:50-16:10 Artificial Intelligence: Applications in Imaging – François Tournoux, MD
16:10-16:30 Look, No Hands! – Automated Measurements & Reporting – Wendy Tsang, MD
16:30-16:50 Do you even need an echocardiographer?: Machine/Deep Learning – Theresa Tsang, MD
16:50-17:05 Discussion
17:05-18:00 Echo Jeopardy – François Tournoux, MD & Christine Henri, MD

Saturday, April 13, 2019

07:50-08:00 Introduction – Kwan Chan, MD & Zion Sasson, MD
08:00-08:20 CSE Annual Achievement Award – Marg Barrie
08:30-10:00 BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND!: POCUS Workshop (Point of care Ultrasound) Amer Johri, MD, Sabe De, MD & Others
POCUS for the Cardiologist: Lung and Vessels
A hands-on introduction to non-cardiac POCUS useful for the cardio logist. 5 sessions that can enhance and complement the cardiovascular examination in the assessment of heart failure, pleural disease, fluid status and the abdominal aorta. Participants will have the opportunity to scan with the latest hand-held ultrasound devices on live models.
THIS IS A TICKETED SESSION LIMITED TO 25 PARTICIPANTS. Please sign up early to avoid disappointment!
  • Station 1: Lung 1 – Comets and Fluid Status
  • Station 2: Lung 2 – Lung Sliding and Pneumothorax
  • Station 3: Lung 3 – Pleural Effusion Assessment
  • Station 4: Vascular 1 – IVC, Neck Vessels, Veins
  • Station 5: Vascular 2 – Abdominal Aorta
Guidelines in Echo – Tips, Tricks & Key MessagesTBD & Davinder Jassal, MD
08:20-08:40 Valvular Stenosis – Ian Burwash, MD
08:40-09:00 Valvular Regurgitation After Percutaneous Repair or Replacement – Dinesh Thavendiranathan, MD
09:00-09:20 Stress Echocardiography in Non-Ischaemic Heart Disease – Sharon Mulvagh, MD
09:20-09:40 Cardiac Source of Embolism – Christine Henri, MD
09:40-10:00 Contrast – Howard Leong-Poi, MD
10:00-10:20 Break
10:30-12:00 POCUS Workshop (Point of care Ultrasound) Amer Johri, MD, Sabe De, MD & Others
POCUS for the Cardiologist: Lung and Vessels
A repeat of above POCUS WORKSHOP
SIMULTANEOUS SESSION I & SIMULTANEOUS SESSION II (a repeat) (Choose 2 of 4)
10:20-11:10
  • Comprehensive TTE (including measurements) – Zion Sasson, MD & Robbie Stewart, MD
  • Comprehensive TEE (no live patients) – in main room – Kwan Chan, MD & TBD
  • Strain – Dinesh Thaverindiranathan, MD & Raveen Pal, MD
  • Quantification of MR (PISA, VC, 3D) – Geraldine Ong, MD & Edwin Ho, MD
11:10-12:00 A repeat of above session
12:00-13:00 Lunch
3D ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY MADE SIMPLE! A Hands-on Analysis Workshop
12:00-13:15
  • SESSION LEADER – GE PLATFORM – Igal Sebag, MD
  • SESSION LEADER – PHILIPS PLATFORM – Wendy Tsang, MD
THESE ARE TICKETED SESSIONS LIMITED TO 13 PEOPLE PER SESSION. Please sign up early to avoid disappointment!
13:30-14:45 A repeat of above session
  • SESSION LEADER – GE PLATFORM – Edwin Ho, MD
  • SESSION LEADER – PHILIPS PLATFORM – Geraldine Ong, MD
13:15-14:00 Spotlight ASE – Howard Leong-Poi, MD & Sharon Mulvagh, MD
Cardiovascular Molecular Imaging with Ultrasound – Jonathan Lindner – ASE President
14:00-16:00 Canadian Conundrums – cases from coast to coast – Sabe De, MD
16:00-16:05 Closing Comments