Directors

Robert C. Welsh,
MD, FRCPC
Director, ACC Rockies

Jacques Genest,
MD, FRCPC
Co-Director, ACC Rockies

Committee

Todd Anderson,
MD FRCPC

Bernard Gersh,
MB ChB DPhil FRCP FACC

Alexander Dick,
MD FRCPC

Stephen Wilton,
MD MSc

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Conference Reports

2016



Sunday, March 13, 2016

ACC Rockies Founders Lecture, Oral Anticoagulation: 65 Years of Achievements

Presented by
Freek Verheugt

Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease: Facing the Venerable Threat With New Opportunities

Presented by
Paul W. Armstrong

Triple Therapy After PCI in AF: A Quagmire Soon to be Drained

Presented by
Freek Verheugt

Current Status of Antiplatelet Therapy in Acute Coronary Syndromes: Duration of DAPT in 2016

Presented by
Robert Welsh

Achieving CVD Prevention Goals: A Shared But Achievable Responsibility

Presented by
Eric Peterson

Monday, March 14, 2016

Utilizing ‘Big Data’ in Health Research

Presented by
Eric Peterson

Current Perspectives on Heart Failure With Preserved Ejection Fraction

Presented by
Justin Ezekowitz

Revascularization For Severe Left Ventricular Dysfunction: Is Viability Testing Viable?

Presented by
Bernard Gersh

The Management of Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation: Surgery and Medical Therapy Repair or Replacement

Presented by
Bernard Gersh

The Natural History of the Bicuspid Aortic Valve and Bicuspid Aortopathy

Presented by
Paul Fedak

Multimodality Imaging to Assess Valvular Heart Disease and Assist Management

Presented by
Alexander Dick

Assessment of Frailty Criteria For Invasive Procedures in 2016 – Open Surgical Intervention, Transcatheter Interventions or Conservative Care?

Presented by
James Velianou

Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Heart Failure and Atrial Fibrillation

Presented by
Stephen Wilton

Risk Stratification for Stroke in Atrial Fibrillation: More Questions Than Answers

Presented by
Bernard Gersh

What is the Role For Left Atrial Appendage Occlusion Devices in Atrial Fibrillation Stroke Prevention?

Presented by
Stephen Wilton

The Role of Imaging in Primary Prevention: Present and Future

Presented by
Paolo Raggi

Highlights of the Hyperlipidemia Guidelines Update

Presented by
Todd Anderson

Current Status of PCSK9 Inhibitors

Presented by
Jacques Genest

Familial Hypercholesterolemia

Presented by
Jacques Genest

Cardioprotection and Reperfusion Injury: The Last Frontier or the End of the Road?

Presented by
Bernard Gersh

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Magnetic Resonance Imaging Update: Current Standard of Care And Future Applications

Presented by
Doreen Rabi

The CAD/CVD Risk of Sedentary Behavior and Potential Implications of Sedentary Physiology

Presented by
James Stone

Developing and Applying Stroke Systems of Care

Presented by
Andrew Demchuk

Key Learning Points, Meeting Highlights and Closing Remarks

Presented by
Robert Welsh

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