Post-graduate Course. May 24 (Thu). Detailed PG Program (tentative)

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AATS-ASCVTS PG-Congenital 01
May 24 (Thu)
Coronary Arterial Problems in Pediatric and Adult Congenital Practice Congress Hall, 2F–1
Moderator 1 Vaughn A. Starnes (USA)
Moderator 2 Leo A. Bockeria (Russia)
Moderator 3 Sertac M. Cicek (USA)
PC 01-L-1 08:00-08:15 Anomalous Aortic Origin of Coronary Artery (AAOCA): Natural History and Surgical Indications Sertac M. Cicek (USA)
PC 01-L-2 08:00-08:15 Anomalous Left Coronary Artery from the Pulmonary Artery (ALCAPA) Leo A. Bockeria (Russia)
PC 01-L-3 08:30-08:45 Anomalous Right Coronary Artery From The Left Facing Sinus: Operate or Not? Duke E. Cameron (USA)
PC 01-L-4 08:45-09:00 AAOCA Surgical Approaches: Unroofing, Transfer or CABG Vaughn A. Starnes (USA)
PC 01-L-5 09:15-09:30 Coronary Involvement in Kawasaki Disease: Surgical Indications Soichiro Kitamura (Japan)
09:15-09:30 Discussion
AATS-ASCVTS PG- Thoracic 01
May 24 (Thu)
Lung Cancer Congress Hall, 2F–2
Chair Igor S. Polyakov (Russia)
Chair David R. Jones (USA)
PT 01-L-1 08:00-08:15 Update on Lung Cancer Screening Richard J. Fischel (USA)
PT 01-L-2 08:15-08:30 Management of the cT1 Lung Cancer: Sublobar or Lobectomy? Shaf Keshavjee (Canada)
PT 01-L-3 08:30-08:45 VATS Segmentectomy: How I Do It Shanda Haley Blackmon (USA)
PT 01-L-4 08:45-09:00 VATS Mediastinal Node Dissection: How I Do It David R. Jones (USA)
PT 01-L-5 09:15-09:30 Robotic Lobectomy: How I Do It Kemp H. Kernstine (USA)
09:15-09:30 Discussion
May 24 (Thu)
Mitral Valve Repair Congress Hall, 2F–3
Moderator 1 David H. Adams (USA)
Moderator 2 Song Wan (Hong Kong)
Moderator 3 Marc R. Moon (USA)
PA 01-L-1 08:00-08:15 Mitral Valve Analysis and Pathoanatomy Marc R. Moon (USA)
PA 01-L-2 08:15-08:30 Barlow's Syndrome: Origin and Evolution Clifford Barlow (United Kingdom)
PA 01-L-3 08:30-08:45 Annuloplasty: Tips and Tricks Song Wan (Hong Kong)
PA 01-L-4 08:45-09:00 Posterior Leaflet Prolapse: Resect or Respect? Carlos Mestres (Abu-Dhabi)
PA 01-L-5 09:15-09:30 Complex Bileaflet Repair: Advanced Techniques David H. Adams (USA)
09:15-09:30 Panel Discussion
AATS-ASCVTS PG- Congenital 02
May 24 (Thu)
Aortic Coarctation Congress Hall, 2F–1
Moderator 1 Pedro del Nido (USA)
Moderator 2 Krishna Iyer (India)
Moderator 3 TBD
PC 02-L-1 10:00-10:15 Neonatal Aortic Coarctation: Surgical Techniques and Outcomes Shunji Sano (USA)
PC 02-L-2 10:15-10:30 When the Arch is Hypoplastic: Front or Side? Pedro del Nido (USA)
PC 02-L-3 10:30-10:45 Surgical Options for Coarctation-VSD Hani Najm (USA)
PC 02-L-4 10:45-11:00 Late Presented Coarctation: Surgical Challenges Alexei Kim (Russia)
PC 02-L-5 11:00-11:15 Recurrent Coarctation: Surgery vs. Intervention? Krishna Iyer (India)
11:15-11:30 Discussion
AATS-ASCVTS PG- Thoracic 02
May 24 (Thu)
Benign & Infectious Lung Diseases Congress Hall, 2F–2
Chair Alexander Y. Razumovsky (Russia)
Chair Shaf Keshavjee (Canada)
PT 02-L-1 10:00-10:20 Update on Lung Transplantation Shaf Keshavjee (Canada)
PT 02-L-2 10:20-10:40 Surgery of the Respiratory Tract in Children Alexander Y. Razumovsky (Russia)
PT 02-L-3 10:40-11:00 Current Management of Empyema Richard J. Fischel (USA)
PT 02-L-4 11:00-11:20 Surgery for Tuberculosis: Old Problems, New Time Igor S. Polyakov (Russia)
11:20-11:30 Discussion
May 24 (Thu)
Aortic Valve and Complex Aortic Disease Congress Hall, 2F–3
Moderator 1 Thoralf M. Sundt (USA)
Moderator 2 Yutaka Okita (Japan)
Moderator 3 Hyuk Ahn (South Korea)
PA 02-L-1 10:00-10:15 Aortic Valve Repair: How I Do It Duke E. Cameron (USA)
PA 02-L-2 10:15-10:30 Bicuspid Aortopathy: When Should We Replace the Aorta? Thoralf M. Sundt (USA)
PA 02-L-3 10:30-10:45 TAVR vs. SAVR Chris Malaisrie (USA)
PA 02-L-4 10:45-11:00 Update on saphenous vein grafts for CABG:
Are they still a viable conduit option?
Ki-Bong Kim (South Korea)
PA 02-L-5 11:00-11:15 Extreme Situation in Acute Infective Endocarditis Gennady Khubulava (Russia)
11:15-11:30 Panel Discussion
AATS-ASCVTS PG- Congenital 03
May 24 (Thu)
Congenital Aortic Valve Disease Congress Hall, 2F–1
Moderator 1 Vaughn A. Starnes (USA)
Moderator 2 Shunji Sano (Japan)
Moderator 3 Sertac Cicek (USA)
PC 03-L-1 12:30-12:45 Critical Aortic Stenosis in the Neonate: Surgery vs. Balloon Shunji Sano (Japan)
PC 03-L-2 12:45-13:00 Aortic Valve Repair Beyond the Neonate Hani Najm (USA)
PC 03-L-3 13:00-13:15 When I Prefer a Ross Procedure? Vaughn A. Starnes (USA)
PC 03-L-4 13:15-13:30 Valve-Sparing Aortic Root Replacement in Children Pedro del Nido (USA)
PC 03-L-5 13:30-13:45 When and How to Enlarge Aortic Root? A. Sampath Kumar (India)
13:45-14:00 Discussion
AATS-ASCVTS PG- Thoracic 03
May 24 (Thu)
Minimally Invasive Esophagectomy Congress Hall, 2F–2
Chair Kemp H. Kernstine (USA)
Chair Shanda Haley Blackmon (USA)
PT 03-L-1 12:30-12:45 Update on Esophageal Cancer Staging Shanda Haley Blackmon (USA)
PT 03-L-2 12:45-13:00 Robotic MIE: How I Do It Kemp H. Kernstine (USA)
PT 03-L-3 13:00-13:15 MIE: How I Do It David R. Jones (USA)
PT 03-L-4 13:15-13:30 Complications of MIE Shanda Haley Blackmon (USA)
PT 03-L-5 13:30-13:45 Outcomes Following MIE for Esophageal Cancer Kemp H. Kernstine (USA)
13:45-14:00 Discussion
May 24 (Thu) 12:30-14:00 Coronary Artery Disease and Its Complications Congress Hall, 2F–3
Moderator 1 Clifford Barlow (United Kingdom)
Moderator 2 Chuen Neng Lee (Singapore)
Moderator 3 Yuichi Ueda (Japan)
PA 03-L-1 12:30-12:42 When is CABG Clearly Superior to PCI? Marc R. Moon (USA)
PA 03-L-2 12:42-12:54 Autoarterial Myocardial Revascularization Iury Shneider (Russia)
PA 03-L-3 12:54-13:06 On-Pump vs. Off-Pump: What do the Data Say? Clifford Barlow (United Kingdom)
PA 03-L-4 13:06-13:18 Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation: an Evidence-Based Approach David H. Adams (USA)
PA 03-L-5 13:18-13:30 Ventricular Restoration in End-Stage LV Failure: Surgical Options Robert Michler (USA)
PA 03-L-6 13:30-13:42 To Improve CABG in the Future, What Can We Do? Song Wan (Hong Kong)
13:42-14:00 Panel Discussion
AATS-ASCVTS PG- Thoracic 04
May 24 (Thu)
Future of Thoracic Surgery Congress Hall, 2F–2
Chair David R. Jones (USA)
Chair Richard J. Fischel (USA)
PT 04-L-1 14:30-14:50 Tumor Genomics & cfDNA David R. Jones (USA)
PT 04-L-2 14:50-15:10 Extended Applications for the Ex Vivo Lung Platform Shaf Keshavjee (Canada)
PT 04-L-3 15:10-15:30 Endoscopic and Bronchoscopic Surgical Techniques Shanda Haley Blackmon (USA)
PT 04-L-4 15:30-15:50 Thoracic Surgery in Russia: Opportunities & Challenges Petr K. Yablonsky (Russia)
15:50-16:00 Discussion
May 24 (Thu)
Combined Adult-Congenital Cardiac Symposium Congress Hall, 2F–3
Moderator 1 David H. Adams (USA)
Moderator 2 Marc R. Moon (USA)
Moderator 3 Shinichi Takamoto (Japan)
PA 04-L-1 14:30-14:40 Aortic Valve Surgery in Young Adults Pedro del Nido (USA)
PA 04-L-2 14:40-14:50 Pulmonary Valve Replacement Stratagies Sertac Cicek (USA)
PA 04-L-3 14:50-15:00 Rheumatic Mitral Valve Repair in Younger Patients Taweesak Chotivatanapong (Thailand)
PA 04-L-4 15:00-15:10 Patch Augmentation and Redo Mitral Valve Repair David H. Adams (USA)
PA 04-L-5 15:10-15:20 Combined Mitral Surgery with Maze Procedure Leo A. Bockeria (Russia)
PA 04-L-6 15:20-15:30 Epstein's Anamoly in Adults Vaughan A. Starnes (USA)
PA 04-L-7 15:30-15:40 Teamwork: Quality Control Through Collaboration Thoralf M. Sundt (USA)
15:40-16:00 Panel Discussion
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