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2019 Agenda - Friday, May 10
7:30 a.m.
Breakfast Buffet and Registration
PLENARY SESSION: THERE’S NO TIME LIKE THE RIGHT TIME: OPTIMAL HEART FAILURE THERAPY BEFORE, DURING AND AFTER HOSPITALIZATION
Co-Chairs: Jonathan Howlett, MD | Jenna Berger, MD Salle de Bal
8:30 a.m.
Welcome Jonathan Howlett, MD
8:35 a.m.
What evidence do we have to start evidence-based drugs in hospital? Nadia Giannetti, MD
8:55 a.m.
Population precision medicine and the prevention of heart failure Sean Virani, MD
9:15 a.m.
Ensuring timely optimization of heart failure care Robert McKelvie, MD
9:35 a.m.
Should we consider "rescue" CRT? Isabelle Nault, MD
9:55 a.m. Plenary Q&A
10:10 a.m.
Break Foyer
10:35 –
11:35 a.m.
Workshops I
Choose one to attend:
Nursing workshop: Heart failure in the frail and elderly (in French) Kim Laflamme, NP Drummond East
How and when to stop cardiac medications in your heart failure patients Elizabeth Swiggum, MD Drummond Centre
CCS Guidelines Update: Heart failure & atrial fibrillation Michael McDonald, MD | Mario Talajic, MD Drummond West
11:35 a.m.
Lunch - unaccredited symposium Salle de Bal
1:10 p.m.
Break Foyer
PLENARY SESSION: IMAGING FOR THE HEART FAILURE PATIENT: PUMP, PERFUSION or SPECIAL TESTING
Co-Chairs: Serge Lepage, MD | Michael McDonald, MD Salle de Bal
1:25 p.m.
Don't go breaking my heart: Imaging and prognosis in Takotsubos Peter Liu, MD
1:45 p.m.
Imaging for acute vs chronic myocarditis Matthias Friedrich, MD
2:05 p.m.
How to identify the right and wrong patient for percutaneous mitral intervention Anita Asgar, MD
2:25 p.m.
To revascularize or not to revascularize: Imaging for decision-making in ischemic cardiomyopathy Lisa Mielniczuk, MD
2:45 p.m. Plenary Q&A
3:00 p.m.
Break & trainee research moderated poster session Foyer
3:20 –
4:20 p.m.
Workshops II
Choose one to attend:
Contemporary palliative care in heart failure Caroline McGuinty, MD Drummond Centre
Shared Care Models for heart failure: Working with primary care Harriette Van Spall, MD | Shelley Zieroth, MD Drummond East
CHFS & SSVQ joint Workshop
Internal medicine and cardiology: Leveraging expertise in heart failure care (in French)
Anique Ducharme, MD | Daniel Carrier, MD | Serge Lepage, MD Drummond West
4:20 p.m. End of Daily Program
2019 Agenda - Saturday, May 11
7:15 a.m.
Breakfast Buffet
PLENARY SESSION: HFpEF AND BEYOND! NOVEL CONCEPTS IN HFpEF AND HFrEF
Co-Chairs: Nadia Giannetti, MD | Gordon Moe, MD Salle de Bal
8:00 a.m.
Opening remarks Nadia Giannetti, MD
8:05 a.m.
Invasive measurement: The new gold standard for diagnosis of HFpEF? Susanna Mak, MD
8:25 a.m.
The nuts & bolts of real world implantable hemodynamic monitoring Brian Clarke, MD
8:45 a.m.
Managing fluid, salt, K+ and creatinine in heart failure or cardiorenal syndrome Serge Lepage, MD
9:05 a.m.
Rapidfire update: New heart failure therapies & late breaking trials for HFrEF and HFpEF Justin Ezekowitz, MB BCh
9:25 a.m. Plenary Q&A
9:40 a.m.
Break - unaccredited symposium Salle de Bal
11:15 –
12:15 p.m.
Workshops III
Choose one to attend:
VAD or transplant for patients over 65 Phyllis Billia, MD Drummond Centre
CCS Guidelines Update: Heart failure & atrial fibrillation (in French) Eileen O'Meara, MD Drummond West
Practical approaches to self-care management Karen Harkness, RN, PhD | Harleah Buck, RN, PhD Drummond East
12:15 p.m.
LUNCH – ACCREDITED SYMPOSIUM: CARDIO-DIABETES CROSSFIRE
Shelley Zieroth, MD (Chair) | Lori Berard, RN | Eileen O’Meara, MD | Navdeep Tangri, MD Salle de Bal
1:50 p.m.
Break Foyer
Canadian Heart Failure Society (CHFS) & Heart Failure Society of America (HFSA) joint symposium: CAN AMYLOID HEART DISEASE BE BEAT?
Co-Chairs: Shelley Zieroth, MD (President, CHFS) | Randall C. Starling, MD, MPH, FHFSA (President, HFSA) Salle de Bal
2:00 p.m.
Presentation by trainee research competition winner
2:10 p.m.
When is LVH not just LVH? Practical clinical algorithms when you suspect amyloid Mazen Hanna, MD
2:30 p.m.
AL Amyloid: “The Other Guys” Margot Davis, MD
2:50 p.m.
When ATTR gets on your nerves: A primer on ATTR neurologic involvement for cardiologists Angela Genge, MD
3:10 p.m.
Promising therapies on the horizon for TTR Amyloid Nowell Fine, MD
3:30 p.m. Plenary Q&A
3:45 p.m.
Closing Remarks Shelley Zieroth, MD