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Program Schedule

Please note that program schedule is subject to change without prior notice.

7:00 AM - 8:00 AM Registration/Breakfast

Session I

8:00 AM - 8:05 AM Welcome & Opening Remarks Mark Lurie, M.D.
Director, Cardiology Program Development
Torrance Memorial Medical Center
Melanie and Richard Lundquist Cardiovascular Institute
8: 05 AM - 8:10 AM Introductions Moderators
Victoria Shin, M.D.
Interventional Cardiologist
Torrance Memorial Medical Center

Chris Matchison, M.D.
Interventional Cardiologist
Torrance Memorial Medical Center
8:10 AM - 8:40 AM Public Reporting

Ralph Brindis, M.D.
Clinical Professor of Medicine
Department of Medicine and The Philip R. Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies
University of California, San Francisco
Senior Medical Officer, External Affairs
ACC National Cardiovascular Data Registry

8:40 AM - 9:10 AM Mitral Valve Repair: New Techniques & New Approaches Marc Gillinov, M.D.
Staff Cardiac Surgeon and Judith Pyle Chair in Heart Valve Research
Heart and Vascular Institute, Cleveland Clinic
9:10 AM - 9:40 AM Aortic Valve Disease Paul Teirstein, M.D.
Chief of Cardiology and Director, Interventional Cardiology
Scripps Clinic, La Jolla, CA
9:40 AM - 10:15 AM Mechanical Approaches to Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation: the Role of LAA Closure Matthew Price, M.D.
Director, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory
Scripss Clinic, La Jolla, CA
10:15 AM - 10:30 AM Break

Session II

10:30 AM - 10:35 AM Introductions Moderators
William Averill, M.D.
Interventional Cardiologist
Torrance Memorial Medical Center

Ankush Chhabra, M.D.
Interventional Cardiologist
Torrance Memorial Medical Center
10:35 AM - 11:05 AM Use of Mechanical Circulatory Support in Advanced Heart Failure Jaime Moriguchi, M.D.
Medical Director, Mechanical Circulatory Support Program
Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute
11:05 AM - 11:35 AM Peripheral Arterial Disease Alan Hirsch, M.D.
Director, Vascular Medicine Program
University of Minnesota Medical School
11:35 AM - 12:10 PM Pre-Op Cardiac Clearance for Non-Cardiac Surgery Kirsten Fleischmann, M.D.
Professor of Clinical Medicine
University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine
12:30 PM - 1:00 PM Lunch

Session III

1:00 PM - 1:05 PM Introductions Moderators
Cynthia Williams, M.D.
Director, Diabetes Care
Torrance Memorial Medical Center

Julie Semper, RN, MSN, CNS
Diabetes Clinical Nurse Specialist
Torrance Memorial Medical Center

1:05 PM - 1:35 PM What Is Heart Failure with Normal Ejection Fraction & How Can I Treat It? Thomas Heywood, M.D.
Director, Heart Failure Recovery & Research Center
Scripps Clinic, La Jolla, CA
1:35 PM - 2:05 PM Exercise Benefits Paul Thompson, M.D.
Chief of Cardiology
Hartford Hospital, Connecticut
2:05 PM - 2:45 PM Diabetes Anne Peters, M.D.
Director, USC Clinical Diabetes Program
USC Westside Center for Diabetes
2:45 PM - 3:00 PM Break

Session IV

3:00 PM - 3:05 PM Introductions Moderators
Salman Azam, M.D.
Interventional Cardiologist
Torrance Memorial Medical Center

Victoria Shin, M.D.
Interventional Cardiologist
Torrance Memorial Medical Center

Sang Ji, M.D.
Electrophysiologist
Torrance Memorial Medical Center

3:05 PM - 3:35 PM Evaluation & Treatment of Aortic Disease Jack Sun, M.D.
Cardiovascular Surgeon
Torrance Memorial Medical Center
3:35 PM - 4:05 PM Syncope Matthew Ostrom, M.D.
Electrophysiologist
Torrance Memorial Medical Center
4:05 PM - 4:35 PM TBA
4:35 PM - 4:45 PM Concluding Remarks Mark Lurie, M.D.
Director, Cardiology Program Development
Torrance Memorial Medical Center
Melanie and Richard Lundquist Cardiovascular Institute