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TRANSPLANT Optimal Therapies for End-Stage Thoracic Organ Failure:
The Critical Role of the Surgeon and the Use of ECMO, MCS and Transplantation
Saturday, April 25, 2015 | 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Course Chair: *R. Duane Davis
Course Co-Chair: *Herman Reichenspurner
 
8:00 AM - 8:10 AM Introduction and Welcome
 
Moderators: *R. Duane Davis, Jr., Duke University
*Hermann Reichenspurner, University Hospital Eppendorf
 
8:10 AM - 8:25 AM ECPR ECMO for Cardiogenic Shock: Patient Selection and Cannulation Strategies
Hiroo Takayama, Columbia University
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8:25 AM - 8:40 AM How and When to Convert From Peripheral to Central Cannulation and Ambulatory VA ECMO
Mani A. Daneshmand, Duke University
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8:40 AM - 8:55 AM Decision Making: Bridge to VAD, Transplant , Recovery or Oblivion
Evgenij V. Potapov, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin
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8:55 AM - 9:10 AM Establishing an Emergency ECMO Deployment Program: The Who and How's
*Ahshish S. Shah, Johns Hopkins Hospital
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9:10 AM - 9:25 AM Outcomes of ECMO for Cardiopulmonary Failure
Ashok N. Babu, University of Colorado
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9:25 AM - 10:00 AM COFFEE BREAK
 
Moderators: *Matthew Bacchetta, Columbia University
*Shaf Keshavjee, Toronto General Hospital
 
10:00 AM - 10:15 AM Hub and Spoke Systems and Transport
*Matthew Bacchetta, Columbia University
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10:15 AM - 10:30 AM ECMO for Respiratory Failure: When Should ECMO be Deployed in the Respiratory Failure Patient to Bridge to Recovery, Patient Selection, Cannulation, and Management?
Charles Hoopes, University of Kentucky
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10:30 AM - 10:45 AM ECMO as Bridge to Lung Transplant - Ambulatory V/V and V/VA ECMO: How to do it and Building the Team
Christian M. Hagl, Munich University
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10:45 AM - 11:00 AM Management of the Circuit, Critical Care and Complications
Michael Varsamis, New York Presbyterian Hospital’
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11:00 AM - 11:15 AM Outcomes of ECMO for Respiratory Failure
*Matthew Bacchetta, Columbia University
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11:15 AM - 11:30 AM ECMO/ MCS Finance 101: Managing the Changing Landscape - Program Needs and Health System Payments
Scott C. Silvestry, Washington University
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11:30 AM - 11:45 AM How Do You Start an EVLP Program?
Thomas C. Wozniak, Corvasc MDS
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11:45 AM - 12:00 PM The OCS-system for EVLP
*Avel Haverich, Hannover Medical School
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12:00 PM - 12:15 PM LUNCH
 
Moderators: Scott C. Silvestry, Washington University
 
12:15 PM - 12:30 PM Experience with the New Technologies and Minimally Invasive LVAD's
Jan D. Schmitto, Hannover Medical School
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12:30 PM - 12:45 PM Alternative Surgical Approaches to Placement of VADs
Edwin Clyde McGee, Northwestern Memorial Hospital
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12:45 PM - 1:00 PM When and How to Replace an LVAD
*Nader Moazami, Cleveland Clinic
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1:00 PM - 1:15 PM Biventricular Support: Total Artificial Heart
*Francisco A. Arabia, Cedars Sinai, Los Angeles
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1:15 PM - 1:30 PM Biventricular Support: Non-TAH Support
Jan F. Gummert, Klinik fÃr Herzchirurgie
 
1:30 PM - 1:45 PM Initiation of DT LVAD Programs At Non-transplant Centers
Rohington J. Morris, Abington Memorial Hospital
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1:45 PM - 2:00 PM Primary Graft Dysfunction after Heart Transplant: Incidence, Predictors and Management
*Carmelo A. Milano, Duke University
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2:00 PM - 2:15 PM Management of Vasoplegia in the Operating Room
Scott C. Silvestry, Washington University
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2:15 PM - 2:45 PM COFFEE BREAK
 
Moderators: *Christine L. Lau, University of Virginia
*Kenneth R. McCurry, Cleveland Clinic
 
2:45 PM - 3:00 PM ECMO vs. CPB for Intraoperative Suppot: How and What Do You Choose?
*Shaf Keshavjee, Toronto General Hospital
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3:00 PM - 3:15 PM Transplant Regulation and Finance: What You Really Need to Know
*R. Duane Davis, Jr., Duke University
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3:15 PM - 3:30 PM CMS/UNOS is Calling: How to Emerge from Regulatory Hell
*Christine L. Lau, University of Virginia
 


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