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  • 1. PAGE 2 ST. GEORGE’S FACULTYProgram CoordinatorMarjan Jahangiri, FRCSConsultant Cardiac Surgeon, St. Georges Hospital, LondonVenkatachalam Chandrasekaran, FRCSConsultant Cardiothoracic SurgeonRobin Kanagasabay, FRCSConsultant Cardiothoracic SurgeonMazin Sarsam, FRCSConsultant Cardiac SurgeonRichard Sayer, FRCSConsultant Thoracic SurgeonJohn Smith, FRCSConsultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon
  • 2. PAGE 3 INVITED FACULTYCary Akins, MDClinical Professor of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USARobert Anderson, FRCPathProfessor of Cardiac Morphology, Hospital for Sick Children, Great Ormond Street, UKDavid Barron, FRCSConsultant Cardiac Surgeon, Birmingham Children’s Hospital, UKWilliam Brawn, FRCSConsultant Cardiac Surgeon, Birmingham Children’s Hospital, UKJohn Camm, FRCPProfessor of Clinical Cardiology, Head of Department, Cardiac and Vascular Sciences,St. Georges Hospital and Medical School, UKJames Clarke, FRCAConsultant in Cardiac Anaesthesia, St. Georges Hospital, UKPeter Klein, MDProfessor of Cardiac Surgery, Frankfurt, GermanyPatrick Magee, FRCSConsultant Cardiac Surgeon, London Chest Hospital, UKPresident, Society of Cardiothoracic Surgeons of Great Britain and IrelandMichael Moront, MDAssociate Professor of Surgery, Toledo Hospital, USADavid Myers, MAMedtronic Cardiac Surgery, Minneapolis, USAJohn Pepper, FRCSProfessor of Cardiac Surgery, Royal Brompton Hospital, UKHauw Sie, MDCardiothoracic Surgeon, Isala Klinieken, Zwolle, NetherlandsWilliam Stewart, MDAssociate Professor of Medicine, Section of Cardiovascular ImagingCleveland Clinic Foundation, USAGeorge Sutherland, FRCPProfessor of Echocardiography, St. Georges Hospital, UKFrancis Wells, FRCSConsultant Cardiac Surgeon, Papworth Hospital, UKSir Magdi Yacoub, FRSProfessor of Cardiac Surgery, Imperial College, UK
  • 3. PAGE 5 PROGRAMME DESCRIPTIONAccreditationThis symposium is accredited by the Royal College of Surgeons of England forContinuing Medical Education. This symposium attracts 12 CPD credits for delegateswho attend the entire symposium.Educational DesignDidactic presentations with audiovisual support are followed by panel discussion andaudience question and answer sessions. A syllabus will be provided with presentationoutlines, references and further reading. The final session of this programme isdevoted to wet laboratory.VenueG1 Lecture Theatre / John Parker Lecture TheatreAtkinson Morley WingSt. Georges HospitalBlackshaw RoadLondon, SW17 0QTAccommodationRooms have been booked at the Franklin Hotel, Knightsbridge, London and theRembrandt Hotel, Knightsbridge, London at the special group rate of £105 per nightand £90 per night, respectively (single / double occupancy). Both hotels are in closeproximity to underground transportation to St. Georges Hospital and are a 30-minutetaxi ride from Heathrow Airport.It is imperative that the attendees identify themselves as part of this symposium to beeligible for the group rate.Further details will be provided upon registration. The Franklin Hotel The Rembrandt HotelTelephone: 020 7584 5533 +44 (0) 20 7589 8100Facsimile: 020 7584 5449 +44 (0) 20 7225 3363Web: www.franklinhotel.co.uk www.sarova.comEmail: bookings@franklinhotel.co.uk Rembrandt@sarova.co.ukDescription: Four Star Exclusive Deluxe Four StarUSA Toll Free Telephone: (1) 800 473 9487USA Toll Free Fax: (1) 800 473 9489AcknowledgementsWe recognise with gratitude Medtronic Limited for their support of thissymposium.
  • 4. PAGE 6 Friday 21st January 2005 DAY 108.00 Breakfast And Registration08.50 WelcomeSESSION IModerator: St. Georges Faculty / John Pepper09.00 – 09.30 Critical Anatomy of the Aortic Valve Robert Anderson09.30 – 10.00 Imaging the Aortic Valve and Left Ventricular Outflow Tract George Sutherland10.00 – 10.30 Advances in Bioprosthesis Technology David Myers10.30 – 11.00 BreakSESSION IIModerator: St. Georges Faculty / Sir Magdi Yacoub11.00 – 11.30 Unanswered Questions re Aortic Root John Pepper11.30 – 12.00 Rationale for Tissue or Mechanical Aortic Valve Replacement Cary Akins12.00 – 12.30 The Ross Procedure – Birmingham’s Review William Brawn / David Barron12.30 – 13.00 When Should Intra-Operative Echo be Used to Change the Surgical Plan in Valve Surgery William Stewart13.00 – 14.00 LunchSESSION IIIModerator: St. Georges Faculty / James Clarke / Patrick Magee14.00 – 14.30 Physiology of the Aortic Root & Aortic Valve Sparing Procedures Sir Magdi Yacoub14.30 – 15.00 Mechanical Valves: Flow Dynamics and Treatment Options Peter Kleine15.00 – 15.30 Biological Solutions to Problems of the Aortic Root John Pepper15.30 – 16.00 Surgery in Pregnant Patients Marjan Jahangiri16.00 – 16.30 Break16.30 – 18.00 Case Presentation
  • 5. PAGE 7 Saturday 22nd January 2005 DAY 2SESSION IVModerator: St. Georges Faculty / Francis Wells08.30 – 09.00 Critical Anatomy of the Mitral Valve Robert Anderson09.00 – 09.30 Imaging the Mitral Valve George Sutherland09.30 – 10.00 New Modalities for Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation John Camm10.00 – 10.30 Mitral Valve Reconstruction versus Replacement for Mitral Regurgitation Cary Akins10.30 – 11.00 BreakSESSION VModerator: St. Georges Faculty / Cary Akins11.00 – 11.30 Pre-Pump Intra-Operative Echo in Complex Mitral Regurgitation: “Road- Map” for Successful Repair William Stewart11.30 – 12.00 Advanced Mitral Valve Repair Francis Wells12.00 – 12.30 Surgical Procedures Using Cardioblate Surgical Ablation System Michael Moront12.30 - 13.00 Radiofrequency Ablation: Bipolar versus Unipolar Hauw Sie13.00 – 14.00 LunchSESSION VIModerator: St. Georges Faculty14.00 – 16.00 Wet Laboratory
  • 6. Registration Information VALVE TECHNOLOGY SYMPOSIUM: London, January 2005To register, please complete this form and fax /mail with registration fee to:Miss Frances WilliamsSymposium AdministratorDepartment of Cardiac SurgeryAtkinson Morley Wing Tel: +44 (0) 20 8725 3565St. Georges Hospital Fax: +44 (0) 20 8725 2049Blackshaw Road Email: frances.williams@stgeorges.nhs.ukLondon, SW17 0QT Registration £100 for all attendees(Registration fee includes tuition, syllabus, refreshments, lunches, and wetlaboratory facilities)Please indicate your profession (Please check one):Surgeon Physician Registrar / Resident / FellowNurse Nurse Practitioner AdministratorPlease provide the required information detailed below. Please print your detailsclearly.Name:Institution:AddressCityState Postal code / zip CountryTelephone:Facsimile:Email:Payment should accompany this form.You may pay by cheque, AMEX, VISA, or MasterCard. Please indicate method ofpayment below:Cheque enclosed in the amount of £ ____________________. (Please make chequespayable to “ACRS”)Please charge my credit cardMasterCard: Amex: VisaCard Number: Expiry date:Signature of Cardholder: Amount:On receipt of valid registration and payment, further details will be despatched to allattendees by post.