Complex Interventional Cardiovascular Therapy
CICT 2019 SYMPOSIUM

July 26 - 27, 2019
Chicago, IL


Target Audience

CICT Symposium 2019 has been designed to meet the educational needs of Interventional Cardiologists, Non-Invasive Cardiologists, Cardiology Fellows along with Cath Lab Nurses and Technicians and other medical professionals who care for patients undergoing catheter-based cardiovascular interventions.

Educational Goal

The goal of this course is to provide a novel educational platform based on integration of patient-centered decision-making and the evidence-base in the field of Interventional Cardiovascular Medicine.

Learning Objectives

At the completion of CICT Symposium 2019, participants will be able to:

  • Demonstrate patient-centered evidence-based decision-making at the individual patient level
  • Describe the skill set necessary to triage patients with complex coronary and structural heart disease to surgical vs. endovascular intervention
  • Discuss the cognitive and technical skills to maximize success and reduce complications in complex cardiovascular interventions
  • Identify best practices to prevent and manage complications in coronary and structural heart disease interventions

Accreditation

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of CMEsolutions and cme4u GmbH. The CMEsolutions is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The CMEsolutions designates this live activity for a maximum of 16.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.™ Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Faculty and Disclosures

CMEsolutions requires everyone in a position to control the content of this activity to disclose any relevant financial conflict of interest they may have as related to the content of this activity. All identified conflicts of interest are thoroughly vetted by CMEsolutions for fair balance, scientific objectivity of studies mentioned in the materials or used as the basis for content, and appropriateness of patient care recommendations.

Faculty

Gary M. Ansel, MD, FACC
System Medical Chief, Vascular Services, OhioHealth
Columbus, OH
Gary Ansel has disclosed the following relevant financial relationships: Medtronic, Boston Scientific, Philips, WI Gore, Cook Medical, Abbott Vascular-Advisory Board

Surendra Avula, MD
Director, Cardiac Catherization Laboratories; Director, Cardiovascular Care Consultants
Oak Lawn, IL
Surendra Avula has disclosed the following relevant financial relationships: CSI, Abbott Vascular, Phillips-Speakers Bureau

Steven R. Bailey, MD
Professor of Medicine, UT Health San Antonio
San Antonio, TX
Steven Bailey has disclosed the following relevant financial relationships: BSCI-Advisory Board; Catherization Cardiovascular Intervention-Editor in Chief.

Malcolm R. Bell, MD, MBBS
Director, Ischemic Heart Disease Program, Professor of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Consultant, Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN
Malcolm Bell has no relevant financial relationship to disclose.

Emmanouil S. Brilakis, MD
Director of the Center for Complex Coronary Interventions, Minneapolis Heart Institute
Minneapolis, MN
Emmanouil Brilakis has disclosed the following relevant financial relationships: Abbott Vascular, Boston Scientific, GE Healthcare, Medtronic, InfraRedx, CSI-Advisory Board; Regeneron, Siemens-Research; MHI Ventures-Shareholder.

Maurice Buchbinder, MD
Medical Director, Structural Heart Services; Medical Director, Endovascular Services
San Diego Cardiovascular Associates, Foundation for Cardiovascular Medicine
San Diego, CA
Maurice Buchbinder has disclosed the following relevant financial relationships: BSCI-Consultant, Speakers Bureau

Tarun Chakravarty, MD
Cardiologist, Smidt Heart Institute, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Los Angeles, CA
Tarun Chakravarty has disclosed the following relevant financial relationships: Abbott, Edwards Lifesciences, Boston Scientific-Speakers Bureau

Ashok Chaudhary, MD
Assistant Professor, Interventional Cardiology, Structural Heart Faculty and Program Director, Structural Heart Fellowship, Rutgers, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Princeton, NJ
Ashok Chaudhary has no relevant financial relationship to disclose.

Antonio Colombo, MD, FACC, MSCAI
Director, Cardiac Cath Lab, EMO Centro Cuore Columbus
Milano, Italy
Antonio Colombo has no relevant financial relationship to disclose.

Charles Davidson, MD, FACC, FSCAI
Clinical Chief, Cardiology; Professor of Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine
Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Chicago, IL
Charles Davidson has disclosed the following relevant financial relationships: Edwards Lifesciences-Grant Support

Joseph DeGregorio, MD, FACC, FSCAI, FACP, FCCP              
Chief, Invasive Cardiology, Englewood Health
Englewood, NJ
Joseph DeGregorio has disclosed the following relevant financial relationships: Cardiva-Consultant/Advisory Board

Tony DeMartini, MD, FACC
Interventional Cardiologist, SIU School of Medicine, Memorial Medical Center
Springfield, IL
Tony DeMartini has disclosed the following relevant financial relationships: Boston Scientific, Abbott Vascular-CTO Proctor

Tim Fischell, MD
Professor of Medicine, Michigan State University – Borgess
Kalamazoo, MI
Tim A. Fischell has disclosed the following relevant financial relationships: Ablative Solutions, Inc.-Intellectual Properties/Patents, Medical Advisory Board; Angel Medical Systems, Inc., Svelte, Inc.-Consultant

James D. Flaherty, MD, FACC, FSCAI
Associate Professor of Medicine, Interventional Cardiology, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine; Medical Director, Coronary Care Unit, Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Chicago, IL
James Flaherty has no relevant financial relationship to disclose.

Cindy L. Grines, MD, FACC, FSCAI
Medical School Chair & Academic Chief, Cardiology, Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine, North Shore University Hospital
Manhasset, NY
Cindy Grines has disclosed the following relevant financial relationships: Abiomed. Phillips-Consultant

Rajiv Gulati, MD, PhD
Professor of Medicine, Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN
Rajiv Gulati has no relevant financial relationship to disclose.

Ramin S. Hastings, MD
Interventional Cardiology, Englewood Health Physician Network
Englewood, NJ
Ramin Hastings has disclosed the following relevant financial relationships: Medtronic, Inc.-Consultant/Proctorship

Syed M. Hussain, MD
Chairman, Vascular/Endovascular Surgery, Christie Clinic
Champaign, IL
Syed Hussain has disclosed the following relevant financial relationships: Medtronic, Inc.- Speakers Bureau/Advisory Board

Amir Kaki, MD, FACC, FSCAI
Associate Professor of Medicine, Wayne State University of Medicine Detroit Medical Center; Director of Mechanical Circulatory Support and Director of High Risk and Complex Interventions Interventional Cardiology Section, St. John Hospital 
Birmingham, MI
Amir Kaki has disclosed the following relevant financial relationships: Abiomed, Abbott, CSI, Terumo - Teaching

Clifford J. Kavinsky, MD, PhD
Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics, Chief, Section of Structural and Interventional Cardiology
Director, Center for Adult structural Heart Disease, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
Rush University Medical Center
Chicago, IL
Clifford Kavinsky has no relevant financial relationship to disclose.

R. Stefan Kiesz, MD, FACC, FSCAI, FESC
San Antonio Endovascular and Heart Institute; President/CEO
San Antonio, TX
R. Stefan Kiesz has no relevant financial relationship to disclose.

Chad Alan Kliger, MD, MS
Regional Director, Structural Heart Disease, Northwell Health; Assistant Professor, Hofstra University School of Medicine
New York, NY
Chad Kliger has disclosed the following relevant financial relationships: Signets-Speaker; Medtronic, Edwards-Speaker/Consultant

Mohamed Azeem Latib, MD
Interventional Cardiology, Montefiore Medical Center
Bronx, NY
Azeem Latib has disclosed the following relevant financial relationships: Abbott, Medtronic-Advisory Board; Phillips, Acist, Edwards, Transseptal Solutions, Novera, Supira Medical, Cardiovalve-Consultant

Verghese Mathew, MD, FACC, FSCAI
Cardiology Division Director/Professor of Medicine, Loyola University Medical Center
Maywood, IL
Verghese Mathew has disclosed the following relevant financial relationships: HLT- DSMB/CEC; Greatbatch/Integer-Cardiology Advisor

Sanjay S. Mehta, MD, FACC, FSCAI
Interventional Cardiology, Carle Heart & Vascular Institute
Urbana, IL
Sanjay Mehta has no relevant financial relationship to disclose.

Isaam Moussa, MD, MBA, FACC, FSCAI
Medical Director, Carle Heart and Vascular Institute; Clinical Professor of Medicine & Interim Head, Department of Clinical Sciences, Carle Illinois College of Medicine University of Illinois U
Champaign, IL
Isaam Moussa has no relevant financial relationship to disclose.

Vikas K. Patel, MD, FACC, FSCAI
Director Cardiac Cath, Director Interventional Cardiology Fellowship, Riverside Medical Center
Kankakee, IL
Vikas Patel has disclosed the following relevant financial relationships: Cardiovascular Systems-Teaching/Speaking; CR Bard-Speaking

Ramon Quesada, MD, FACP, FACC, FSCAI, FCCP
Medical Director of Structural Heart, Baptist Health, South Florida
Miami, FL
Ramon Quesada has disclosed the following relevant financial relationships: Abbott, BSC-Consultant, Speaker; Cardiac Assist-Consultant

Bernhard Reimers, MD
Unit Director, Clinical and Invasive Cardiology, Humanitis Research Hospital
Milano, Italy
Bernhard has no relevant financial relationship to disclose.

John Rumsfeld, MD, FACC
Professor of Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine; Chief Innovation Officer
American College of Cardiology
Denver, CO
John Rumsfeld has no relevant financial relationship to disclose.

Habib Samady, MD, FACC, FSCAI
Director, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, Emory University Hospital; Professor of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Emory University School of Medicine
Atlanta, GA
Habib Samady has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Scott Santeler, MD
Director, Interventional Radiology, Carle Heart & Vascular Institute
Urbana, IL
Scott Santeler has no relevant financial relationship to disclose.

Jorge F. Saucedo, MD
Division Chief of Cardiovascular Medicine, Professor of Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin; Director of the Heart & Vascular Service Line, Froedtert Health System
Milwaukee, WI
Jorge Saucedo has no relevant financial relationship to disclose.

Richard A. Shlofmitz, MD
Chairman, Department of Cardiology, St. Francis Hospital, The Heart Center
Roslyn, NY
Richard Shlofmitz has no relevant financial relationship to disclose.

Adhir Shroff, MD, FACC, FSCAI
Director, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, University of Illinois Health
Chicago, IL
Adhir Shroff has no relevant financial relationship to disclose.

Horst Sievert, MD, Prof.
Director of CardioVascular Center, Frankfurt
Frankfurt, Hesse
Horst Sievert has disclosed the following relevant financial relationships: Honoraria and Consulting Fees-4tech Cardio, Abbott, Ablative Solutions, Ancora Heart, Append Medical, Bavaria Medizin Technologie GmbH, Bioventrix, Boston Scientific, Carag, Cardiac Dimensions, Celonova, Comed B.V., Contego, CVRx, Dinova, Edwards, Endologix, Hemoteq, Hangzhou Nuomao Medtech, Holistick Medical, Lifetech, Maquet Getinge Group, Medtronic, Mokita, Occlutech, Recor, Renal Guard, Rox Medical, Terumo, Vascular Dynamics, Vectorious Medtech, Venus, Venock, Vivasure Medical

Jasvindar Singh, MD, FACC, FSCAI
Associate Professor of Medicine, Director Cardiac Cath Lab, Washington University School of Medicine; Director, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory
Barnes-Jewish Hospital
St. Louis, MO
Jasvindar Singh has disclosed the following relevant financial relationships: Volcano Corp-Advisory Board, Speaker, Consultant; Boston Scientific-Advisory Board, Speaker; Abbott, Spectranetics, Trieme Med-Speaker and Consulting

Varinder P. Singh, MD, FACC, FSCAI
Chair, Department of Cardiology, Associate Professor of Cardiology, Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine, Lenox Hill Heart and Vascular Institute
New York, NY
Varinder Singh has disclosed the following relevant financial relationships: Medtronic-Consultant

Jonathan M. Tobis, MD, FACC, FSCAI
Professor of Medicine Director, Interventional Cardiology, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA
Jonathan Tobis has no relevant financial relationship to disclose.

Thomas M. Tu, MD
Cath Lab Director, Baptist Health/Louisville
Prospect, KY
Thomas Tu has no relevant financial relationship to disclose.

Ron Waksman, MD
Director, Cardiovascular Research and Advanced Education; Professor of Cardiology, Georgetown University; Associate Director, Division of Cardiology, Medstar Heart Institute
Washington, DC
Ron Waksman has disclosed the following relevant financial relationships: Amgen-Advisory Board/Consultant; AzstraZeneca-Speakers Bureau/Grant Support; Biotronik-Consultant/Grant Support; Boston Scientific-Advisory Board/Consultant/Grant Support; Cardioset-Advisory Board/Consultant; Cardiovascular Systems, Inc.-Advisory Board/Consultant; Chiesi-Speakers Bureau/Grant Support; MedAlliance-Investor; Medtronic-Advisory Board/Consultant; Phillips Volcano-Advisory Board/Consultant

Ramzan Zakir, MD
Interventional Cardiology, Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, Rutgers- Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Heart and Vascular Institute Of Central Jersey
New Brunswick, NJ
Ramzan Zakir has disclosed the following relevant financial relationships: Boston Scientific, Phillips Medical-Consultant

Planner Disclosures

No member of CMEsolutions or cme4u has any relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Fees

There is a registration fee for this conference.

Participation Requirements

  1. Complete sign in sheet
  2. Attend accredited sessions
  3. For credit log on to URL: https://www.online-med-edu.com/cict/portal/2019/ (you are here)
  4. Complete evaluation, credit request form, and download or print credit statement

Off-label Use

CICT Symposium 2019 may contain discussion of unlabeled and/or investigational uses of agents not approved by the FDA.  Please consult the prescribing information for each product.

Commercial Support

Commercial Support for this educational activity is provided by the following:
ABIOMED
Boston Scientific
Cardiac Dimensions
Celonova BioSciences

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