Agenda

Thursday, December 5, 2024

7:30 – 8:00am
Registration, Breakfast & Exhibits

8:00 – 8:10am
Introduction & Opening Remarks
Tomas D. Martin, MD, and Eric I. Jeng, MD, MBA, FACS, FACC

Session I: Aortic Valve
Moderators: Kevin D. Accola, MD, Thomas G. Caranasos, MD, and Bradley S. Taylor, MD, MPH

8:10 – 8:15 am
Case Presentation
University of Florida Cardiovascular Surgery Fellow

8:15 – 8:30 am
Aortic Valve 2024: Which Valve for Which Patient?
Thomas M. Beaver, MD, MPH

8:30 – 8:45am
TAVR on the Horizon: Moderate AS and AI
R. David Anderson, MD, MS, FACC, FSCAI

8:45 – 9:00am
TAVR: Alternate Access
Thomas G. Caranasos, MD

9:00 – 9:15am
TAVR: Explant
Kevin D. Accola, MD

9:15 – 9:30am
TAVR: Disasters & Bailout
Bradley S. Taylor, MD, MPH

9:30 – 10:00am
Panel Discussion
Panelists: Thomas M. Beaver, MD, MPH, R. David Anderson, MD, MS, FACC, FSCAI, Thomas G. Caranasos, MD, Kevin D. Accola, MD, and Bradley S. Taylor, MD, MPH

10:00 – 10:25am
Break & Exhibits

Session II: Ascending Arch – Emergent
Moderators: Duke Cameron, MD, Yazan Duwayri, MD, MBA, and Philip J. Hess, Jr., MD

10:25 – 10:40am
TBD
John Elefteriades, MD

10:40 – 10:45am
Case Presentation
University of Florida Cardiovascular Surgery Fellow

10:45 – 11:00am
Zone 2: Who, When, Where?
Eric I. Jeng, MD, MBA, FACS, FACC

11:00 – 11:15am
Severe Visceral & Limb Malperfusion: Optimal Treatment Sequencing
Yazan Duwayri, MD, MBA

11:15 – 11:30am
Severe Cerebral Malperfusion: Should I Operate?
Duke E. Cameron, MD

11:30 – 11:45am
EndoBentall for Type A Dissections
Bradley S. Taylor, MD, MPH

11:45 – 12:15pm
Panel Discussion
Panelists: Eric I. Jeng, MD, MBA, FACS, FACC, Philip J. Hess, Jr., MD, Yazan Duwayri, MD, MBA, Duke E. Cameron, MD, and Bradley S. Taylor, MD, MPH

12:15 – 12:30pm
Lunch Pickup & Exhibits

12:30 – 1:15pm
Industry Supported Lecture
Presented by Gore & Associates
Not eligible for CME Credit

1:15 – 1:30pm
Break & Exhibits

Session III: Ascending Arch – Elective
Moderators: Kirsten A. Freeman, MD, Zain Shahid, MD, and Mathew D. Wooster, MD, MBA

1:30 – 1:35pm
Case Presentation
University of Florida Cardiovascular Surgery Fellow

1:35 – 1:50pm
Hemi-Arch, Total Arch, and Antegrade TEVAR: Who, When, Where?
Tomas D. Martin, MD

1:50 – 2:05pm
Debranching: How to Do It
Kirsten A. Freeman, MD

2:05 – 2:20pm
Endo Laser Fenestration & TEVAR for Arch Lesions
Mathew D. Wooster, MD, MBA

2:20 – 2:35pm
Thoracic Branched Endograft
Zain Shahid, MD

2:35 – 2:50pm
Endo-Bentall:  Are We There Yet?
Mathew D. Wooster, MD, MBA

2:50 – 3:20pm
Panel Discussion
Panelists: Tomas D. Martin, MD, Kirsten A. Freeman, MD, Mathew D. Wooster, MD, MBA, and Zain Shahid, MD

3:20 – 3:45pm
Break & Exhibits

Session IV: Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Moderators: Martin R. Back, MD, FACS, RPVI, Adam W. Beck, MD, and Joel S. Corvera, MD

3:45 – 3:50pm
Case Presentation
University of Florida Cardiovascular Surgery Fellow

3:50 – 4:05pm
Open Repair:  Current Use
Hazim Safi, MD

4:05 – 4:20pm
Endo TAAA Repair:  Can Staged TEVAR / FEVAR Replace Open Repair?
Adam W. Beck, MD

4:20 – 4:35pm
Visceral Branch Laser Fenestrations of TEVAR Devices: How I Use Them
Mathew D. Wooster, MD, MBA

4:35 – 4:50pm
Off-the-Shelf Devices:  TAMBE Device and Results
Martin R. Back, MD, FACS, RPVI

4:50 – 5:05pm
Modified Devices:  Options, Safety, and Outcomes at the University of Florida
Zain Shahid, MD

5:05 – 5:35pm
Panel Discussion
Panelists: Hazim Safi, MD, Adam W. Beck, MD, Mathew D. Wooster, MD, MBA, Martin R. Back, MD, FACS, RPVI, Zain Shahid, MD, and Joel S. Corvera, MD

Friday, December 6, 2024

7:30 – 8:00am
Registration, Breakfast & Exhibits

8:00 – 8:10am
Introduction & Opening Remarks

Session V: Aortic Dissections Type B
Moderators: Michol A. Cooper, MD, PhD, Thomas S. Huber, MD, PhD, and Yazan Duwayri, MD, MBA

8:10 – 8:15am
Case Presentation
University of Florida Vascular Resident

8:15 – 8:30am
Can AI Predict Remodeling vs. Degeneration of Dissected Aorta?
Michol A. Cooper, MD, PhD

8:30 – 8:45am
False Lumen Management for Remodeling
Zain Shahid, MD

8:45 – 9:00am
STABILIZE Techniques
Martin R. Back, MD, FACS, RPVI

9:00 – 9:15am
Improve AD & Can TEVAR Optimize Outcomes?
Michol A. Cooper, MD, PhD

9:15 – 9:30am
How Much TEVAR Coverage is Safe and Optimal for Acute TBAD?
Yazan Duwayri, MD, MBA

9:30 – 9:45am
What Does VQI (and other large databases) Say About Effectiveness of TEVAR for TBAD
Adam W. Beck, MD

9:45 – 10:15am
Panel Discussion
Panelists: Michol A. Cooper, MD, PhD, Zain Shahid, MD, Martin R. Back, MD, FACS, RPVI, Yazan Duwayri, MD, MBA, Adam W. Beck, MD, and Thomas S. Huber, MD, PhD

10:15 – 10:40am
Break & Exhibits

Session VI: Infrarenal Aorta
Moderators: Robert J. Feezor, MD, Christopher R. Jacobs, MD, and Salvatore T. Scali, MD, FACS, DFSVS, RPVI

10:40 – 10:45am
Case Presentation
University of Florida Vascular Surgery Fellow

10:45 – 11:00am
Hostile Neck – Community Perspectives
Robert J. Feezor, MD

11:00- 11:15am
Hostile Neck – Institution Perspectives
Martin R. Back, MD, FACS, RPVI

11:15 – 11:30am
Endo Options for Type I Endoleaks
Michol A. Cooper, MD, PhD

11:30 – 11:45am
EVAR Conversion:  How to Do It
Thomas S. Huber, MD, PhD

11:45 – 12:00pm
Very Late Outcomes for EVAR:  Should We Rethink Treatment Offerings?
Salvatore T. Scali, MD, FACS, DFSVS, RPVI

12:00 – 12:15pm
Size Threshold for AAA Repair:  Should They Be Adjusted? Do They Matter? 
Christopher R. Jacobs, MD

12:15 – 12:45pm
Panel Discussion
Panelists: Robert J. Feezor, MD, Martin R. Back, MD, FACS, RPVI, Michol A. Cooper, MD, PhD, Thomas S. Huber, MD, PhD, Salvatore T. Scali, MD, FACS, DFSVS, RPVI, and Christopher R. Jacobs, MD

12:45 – 1:00pm
Lunch Pickup & Exhibits

1:00 – 1:45pm
Industry Supported Lecture
Presented by Cook Medical
Not eligible for CME Credit

1:45 – 2:00pm
Break & Exhibits

Session VII: Ruptured Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms
Moderators: Thomas S. Huber, MD, PhD, Martin R. Back, MD, FACS, RPVI, and Kyle M. Staton, MD

2:00 – 2:05pm
Case Presentation
University of Florida Vascular Surgery Fellow

2:05 – 2:20pm
A Clinical Pathway for Ruptured AAA Management
Martin R. Back, MD, FACS, RPVI

2:20 – 2:35pm
Ruptured AAA: How are They Managed in Community Hospitals?
Robert J. Feezor, MD

2:35 – 2:50pm
Endovascular Options for Ruptured AAA
Kyle M. Staton, MD

2:50 – 3:05PM
Open Repair of Ruptured AAA: How I Do It
Thomas S. Huber, MD, PhD

3:05 – 3:20pm
Salvageability:  Is There a Measure of Futility?
Yazan Duwahri, MD, MBA

3:20 – 3:35pm
Regionalization:  Should There Be Regional Centers for Aortic Emergencies?
Salvatore T. Scali, MD, FACS, DFSVS, RPVI

3:35 – 4:05pm
Panel Discussion
Panelists: Martin R. Back, MD, FACS, RPVI, Robert J. Feezor, MD, Kyle M. Staton, MD, Thomas S. Huber, MD, PhD, Yazan Duwahri, MD, MBA, Salvatore T. Scali, MD, FACS, DFSVS, RPVI, and Tomas D. Martin, MD

4:15 – 5:45
Poster Professorial Walk Rounds
Tomas D. Martin, MD

6:00 – 7:00pm
Cocktail Reception

7:00pm
Welcome Dinner with Lecture between Main Course and Dessert
Welcome Dinner and Fireside Chat
John Elefteriades, MD – Yale School of Medicine
Jeffrey Jacobs, MD – University of Florida

Saturday, December 7, 2024

7:30 – 8:00am
Registration, Breakfast & Exhibits

8:00 – 8:10am
Introduction & Opening Remarks

Session VIII: Managing Our Greatest Challenges “Preventing Death”
Moderators: Gregory M. Janelle, MD, FASE, FASA, Emily K. Plowman, PhD, and Tomas D. Martin, MD

8:10 – 8:25am
Death by Aspiration
Emily K. Plowman, PhD

8:25 – 8:40am
Blood Management
Tomas D. Martin, MD

8:40 – 8:55am
ECMO or Death
Eric I. Jeng, MD, MBA, FACS, FACC

8:55 – 9:10am
Bloodless Surgery for Everyone
Gregory M. Janelle, MD, FASE, FASA

9:10 – 9:25am
PA Talk
Kevin D. Reilly, PA-C, MBA

9:25 – 9:55am
Panel Discussion
Panelists: Emily K. Plowman, PhD, Tomas D. Martin, MD, Eric I. Jeng, MD, MBA, FACS, FACC, Gregory M. Janelle, MD, FASE, FASA, and Kevin D. Reilly, PA-C, MBA

9:55 – 10:20am
Break & Exhibits

Session IX: “How I Do It”
Moderators: Adam W. Beck, MD, Hazim Safi, MD, and John R. Spratt, MD

10:20 – 10:35am
Infected Aortic Root
John R. Spratt, MD

10:35 – 10:50am
Open Thoracoabdominal Repair – HCA Houston Healthcare
Hazim Safi, MD

10:50 – 11:05am
Open Thoracoabdominal Repair – University of Florida
Tomas D. Martin, MD

11:05 – 11:20am
Endo Thoracoabdominal Repair
Adam W. Beck, MD

11:20 – 11:50am
Panel Discussion
Panelists: Tomas D. Martin, MD, Hazim Safi, MD, Adam W. Beck, MD, and John R. Spratt, MD

11:50 – 12:20pm
Top Abstract Presentations

12:20 – 12:30pm
Course Summary
Tomas D. Martin, MD

12:30pm
Adjourn