Agenda

(Last Updated 10/12/17. All information is subject to change without notice.)

TIME   PRESENTATION    Faculty
  Monday, August 13  
7:15AM   BREAKFAST
Session 1
8:00-8:10   Introduction  
8:10-9:30   Overview of Congenital Heart Embryology and Anatomy Weinberg
9:30-9:40   Break  
9:40-10:30   Congenital Heart Embryology and Anatomy (continued) Weinberg
10:30-10:40   Practice Q&A, Discussion Weinberg
10:40-10:50   Break  
10:50-11:50   Echocardiography Powell
11:50-12:15   Board Exam Simulation (BES): Practice Questions from Session 1 Ronai, Cabrera & Faculty
12:15-1:15   Lunch  
  Session 2
1:15-2:10   Echocardiography (continued) Powell
2:10-2:25   Practice Q&A, Discussion Powell
2:25-2:35   Break  
2:35-3:20   Fetal Echocardiography Brown
3:20-3:30   Practice Q&A, Discussion Brown
3:30-3:40   Break  
3:40-4:25   Cardiovascular Imaging:  MRI, CT, Nuclear Medicine Powell
4:25-4:35   Practice Q&A, Discussion Powell
4:35-4:45   Break  
4:45-5:30   Fetal Arrhythmias and Management Brown
5:30-6:15   BES:  Practice Questions from Day 1 Ronai, Cabrera & Faculty
  Tuesday, August 14  
7:15AM BREAKFAST
Session 3
8:00-8:50   Basic Cardiovascular Physiology McCammond
8:50-9:50   Complex Congenital Heart Disease Menon
9:50-10:00   Break  
10:00-11:00   Left to Right Shunts Menon
11:00-11:30   Pharmacology – Congestive Heart Failure McCammond
11:30-12:15   BES:  Practice Questions from Session 3 Ronai, Cabrera & Faculty
12:15-1:15   Lunch  
Session 4
1:15-2:00   Pre-Operative Management of Patients with Complex CHD Costello
2:00-2:10   Pharmacology – Neonatal, Ductal McCammond
2:10-3:00   Post-Operative Management of Patients with Complex CHD Costello
3:00-3:10   Break  
3:10-3:40   Pharmacology – Inotropic Support, Sedation & Pain Control McCammond
3:40-4:25   Pulmonary Issues in Cardiac Patients Paridon
4:25-5:40   Exercise Physiology and Testing Paridon
5:40-5:50   Break  
Wednesday, August 15  
7:15AM BREAKFAST
Session 5
8:00-9:50   Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Research Design Weiner
9:50-10:00   Break  
10:00-10:20   Practice Q&A, Discussion Weiner
10:20-10:40   Rheumatic Heart Disease and Rheumatic Fever Tani
10:40-10:55   Pharmacology – Anticoagulation and Coagulopathy McCammond
10:55-11:30   Endocarditis and Kawasaki Disease Tani
11:30-12:00   BES:  Practice Questions from Session 5 Ronai, Cabrera & Faculty
12:00-1:00   Lunch  
Session 6
1:00-2:10   Adult Congenital Heart Disease Valente
2:10-2:20   Practice Q&A, Discussion Valente
2:20-3:05   Genetics of Congenital Heart Disease D’Alessandro
3:05-3:15   Break  
3:15-4:00   Genetics of Cardiomyopathies D’Alessandro
4:00-5:05   Diagnostic Cardiac Catheterization Armsby
5:05-5:15   Break  
5:15-6:00   BES:  Practice Questions from Day 3 Ronai, Cabrera & Faculty
Thursday, August 16  
7:15AM   BREAKFAST
Session 7
8:00-9:30   Interventional Cardiac Catheterization Armsby
9:30-9:40   Break  
9:40-11:00   Fundamentals of Angiography Armsby
11:00-11:30   Hypertension Deferranti
11:30-12:00   BES:  Practice Questions from Session 7 Ronai, Cabrera & Faculty
12:00-1:00   Lunch  
Session 8
1:00-1:30   Dyslipidemia Deferranti
1:30-2:15   Management of Tachycardias Zimmerman
2:15-2:25   Practice Q&A, Discussion Zimmerman
2:25-2:35   Break  
2:35-3:05   EP Studies and Intracardiac Recordings Zimmerman
3:05-3:15   Practice Q&A, Discussion Zimmerman
3:15-4:00   Antiarrhythmic Devices:  Pediatric Pacemakers and ICDs Zimmerman
4:00-4:10   Practice Q&A, Discussion Zimmerman
4:10-4:20   Break  
4:20-5:50   Surgery for Congenital Heart Disease Mery
5:50-6:30   Practice Questions from Day 4 Ronai, Cabrera & Faculty
Friday, August 17  
7:15AM   BREAKFAST
Session 9
8:00-8:45   Pharmacology – Antiarrhythmic Drugs Zimmerman
8:45-8:55   Practice Q&A, Discussion Zimmerman
8:55-9:40   Syncope and Sudden Death Zimmerman
9:40-9:50   Practice Q&A, Discussion Zimmerman
9:50-10:00   Break  
10:00-10:45   Pulmonary Hypertension Ivy
10:45-10:55   Practice Q&A, Discussion Ivy
10:55-11:55   Myocarditis and Cardiomyopathies Almond
11:55-12:45   Light Lunch  
12:45-1:30   Heart Failure Almond
1:30-2:15   Pediatric Heart Transplantation Almond
2:15-2:25   Break  
2:25-3:00   Practice Questions from Day 5 Ronai, Cabrera & Faculty