Other upcoming conferences produced by EOCI include:
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
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
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
How and when to stop cardiac medications in your heart failure patients To be confirmed
CCS Guidelines Update: Heart failure & atrial fibrillation Michael McDonald, MD
11:35 a.m.
Lunch - unaccredited symposium
1:10 p.m.
Bio Break
PLENARY SESSION: IMAGING FOR THE HEART FAILURE PATIENT: PUMP, PERFUSION or SPECIAL TESTING
Co-Chairs: Serge Lepage, MD | Michael McDonald, MD
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 & moderated poster sessions
3:20 –
4:20 p.m.
Workshops II
Choose one to attend:
Contemporary palliative care in heart failure Caroline McGuinty, MD
Shared Care Models for heart failure: Working with primary care Harriette Van Spall, MD | Shelley Zieroth, MD
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
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
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
11:15 –
12:15 p.m.
Workshops III
Choose one to attend:
VAD or transplant for patients over 65 Phyllis Billia, MD
CCS Guidelines Update: Heart failure & atrial fibrillation (in French) Eileen O'Meara, MD
Practical approaches to self-care management Karen Harkness, RN PhD | Harleah Buck, RN PhD
12:15 p.m.
Lunch symposium
1:50 p.m.
Bio Break
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)
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