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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Resources 2017



Sunday, March 12, 2017

ACC Rockies Founders Lecture
Defining Subclinical Atrial Fibrillation and its Management in 2017

Presented by
Jeff Healey

Current Status of Cardiac Cell Repair Therapy: Are We at a Crossroads?

Presented by
Bernard Gersh

Understanding the Role of Advanced Interventional Cardiology Techniques to Treat Clinically Relevant Chronic Total Occlusions

Presented by
Minh Vo

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

Presented by
Bernard Gersh

Panel Review and Case Presentations

Presented by
Kevin Bainey

Monday, March 13, 2017

Atherosclerosis Regression Trials: Is GLAGOV Relevant to Practice Today?

Presented by
Todd Anderson

Applying Statistical Principles to the Patient Experience in Clinical Trials: Weighing Clinical Endpoints – Concepts and Controversies

Presented by
Paul Armstrong

Optimal Secondary Prevention Following ACS in High Risk Patients: Improving Outcomes in your Diabetic Patients

Presented by
David Fitchett

Panel Discussion and Review

Presented by
Todd Anderson

Risk Stratification for Stroke in AF: A Critique of Current Approaches

Presented by
Bernard Gersh

Current and Future Management of Symptomatic Aortic Stenosis

Presented by
Alexander Dick

Contemporary Management of Functional Mitral Regurgitation

Presented by
Bernard Gersh

Panel Review and Case Presentations

Presented by
Todd Anderson

Interactive Case-Based Diabetes Workshop

Presented by
David Fitchett

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Real World Evidence Applying Current Heart Failure Management to our Patients?

Presented by
Nadia Giannetti

PCI vs CABG for Multivessel and LMCA Disease: NOBLE vs. EXCEL Trial

Presented by
Alexander Dick

Guiding Heart Failure Therapy with Cardiac Biomarkers: Can We Improve Upon the Clinical Assessment with Laboratory Testing?

Presented by
Justin Ezekowitz

Managing the Left Atrial Appendage: Concepts and Controversies

Presented by
Carlos Morillo

Panel Discussion and Review

Presented by
Jacques Genest

Dual Anti-Thrombotic Therapy in Acute Coronary Syndromes (ACS) and Atrial Fibrillation + PCI/ACS Patients

Presented by
Robert Welsh

The Future of Cardiac Devices: New Devices, Indications and Ways to Use

Presented by
Jeff Healey

Chagas Disease in Non-Endemic Countries

Presented by
Carlos Morillo

How to Talk to Patients About Primary Prevention ICD/CRT: Roles of Comorbidity, Frailty, and Patient Preferences

Presented by
Stephen Wilton

Canadian Cardiovascular Society Workshop
Heart Failure Management in 2017

Presented by
Justin Ezekowitz and Nadia Giannetti

Canadian Cardiovascular Society Workshop
Lipid Management in 2017

Presented by
Todd Anderson and Jacques Genest

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Applying Alternative Therapies to Clinical Patients with Heart Failure: Vitamins and Nutraceuticals - Garbage In, Dollars Out?

Presented by
Justin Ezekowitz

The Role of Genetics Testing in Precision Medicine for Preventive Cardiology

Presented by
Jacques Genest

Key Learning Points, Meeting Highlights, and Closing Remarks

Presented by
Robert Welsh

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