KCHRS Highlights 2014 Novel Diagnostic and Therapeutic Tools in the Management of Drug Resistant Congestive Heart Failure - Dr. Paul Wang, Stanford University Medical Center CRT in 2014 – Time for Reality Check? Knowing What Works and What Doesn’t! - Dr. Jie Cheng, University of Texas – Houston KU Pioneers in Cardiovascular Electrophysiology Award – Fibrillating Heart — A Community of Triggers and Driver Mechanisms - Dr. Michel Haïssaguerre , Universite Bordeaux/CNRS, Bordeaux-Pessac Advances in Subcutaneous Heart Rhythm Monitors – Relevance to Arrhythmia Therapy and Stroke Prevention - Dr. Rhea Pimentel, The University of Kansas Hospital Don’t Get Fried in the EP Lab: Radiation Reduction and Ergonomic Protection - Dr. Gerhard Hindricks, University of Leipzig, Germany Relevance of Antiarrhythmic Drugs in the Age of Catheter Interventions - Dr. Suneet Mittal, Arrhythmia & Cardiology Consultants of New York & New Jersey Leadless Pacemakers and More – The Future of Heart Rhythm Management - Dr. Dhanunjaya Lakkireddy, The University of Kansas Hospital Role of Genetic Testing for Electrical and Structural Cardiomyopathies: Are We There Yet? - Dr. Paul Friedman, Mayo Clinic Management of Arrhythmias in the Adult Congenital Heart Patient - Dr. George Van Hare, Washington University Patients Undergoing ICD Implant for Primary Prevention Should Have DFT Testing Performed at Device Implant - Protagonist – Dr. Martin Emert, The University of Kansas Hospital Patients Undergoing ICD Implant for Primary Prevention Should Have DFT Testing Performed at Device Implant - Antagonist – Dr. Michael Gold, Medical University of South Carolina Challenges of Providing Care for Non-Native Speakers - Dr. Laurence Kotobi, Universite Bordeaux/CNRS, Bordeaux-Pessac The Arrival of Novel Oral Anticoagulants – Are We Done With Warfarin Yet? - Dr. Bradley Knight, Northwestern University School of Medicine Understanding Bleeding Risks and Reversal Of Warfarin & Novel Oral Anticoagulants in EP Procedures - Dr. Andrea Natale, Texas Cardiac Arrhythmia Institute LAA Occluders and Ligators: Understanding the Differences Between Leaks, Efficacy, Safety, and More - Dr. Moussa Mansour, Massachusetts General Hospital Impact of LAA Exclusion on Cardiac Arrhythmia, Neurohormonal Modulation and Cardiac Reservoir Function - Dr. Dhanunjaya Lakkireddy, The University of Kansas Hospital Managing Anesthesia During EP Procedures - Dr. Kenneth Kreisler, The University of Kansas Hospital Wearable External Defibrillators – Role in Clinical Practice - Dr. Srinivas Dukkipati, Mt. Sinai Subcutaneous ICDs: Why, Who and How? - Dr. Loren Berenbom, The University of Kansas Hospital EP Practice in 2014: Surviving Low Reimbursement and High Costs - Dr. Mohan Viswanathan, Stanford University Medical System Orthostatic Intolerance: Diagnosis and Management - Dr. Mohamed Hamdan, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine Peri-procedural Cardiac Imaging – Understanding Anatomy, Myocardial Scar, and More - Dr. J. David Burkhardt, Texas Cardiac Arrhythmia Institute MRI Compatible Pacemakers and Defibrillators – Where Do They Fit In Clinical Practice? - Dr. Kalyanam Shivkumar, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA Balloon Based Technologies are Superior to Single Tipped RF Ablation Catheters - Protagonist – Dr. Raghuveer Dendi, The University of Kansas Hospital Pulmonary Vein Isolation: How to Get a Durable Lesion Set! - Dr. Paul Friedman, Mayo Clinic Ablation of Persistent Atrial Fibrillation – Role of Adjunctive Strategies - Dr. Michel Haïssaguerre , Universite Bordeaux/CNRS, Bordeaux-Pessac Can You Stop Oral Anticoagulation after a Successful AF Ablation? - Dr. Suneet Mittal, Arrhythmia & Cardiology Consultants of New York & New Jersey Are Advances in Energy Sources, Contact Feedback, and Other Bells & Whistles Equal to Better Ablation Outcomes? - Dr. Srinivas Dukkipati, Mt. Sinai Preventing Collateral Damage During AF Ablation – Exploiting Innovations - Dr. Moussa Mansour, Massachusetts General Hospital Techniques in VT Ablation: Focal Ablation, scar Isolation, Homogenization, and More - Dr. Andrea Natale, Texas Cardiac Arrhythmia Institute Autonomic Modulation for the Treatment of Atrial & Ventricular Arrhythmias? Treating from the Balcony - Dr. Kalyanam Shivkumar, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA Understanding Difficult VT & PVCs and Out of the Box Solutions? - Dr. Mohan Viswanathan, Stanford University Medical System Body Surface Mapping – The New Paradigm in Electrophysiology - Dr. Paul Wang, Stanford University Medical Center Being on Both Sides of the Fence: Physicians and Industry Partnership in Advancing Healthcare - Dr. Srijoy Mahapatra, St. Jude Medical KCHRS 2019 Date August 17-18, 2019(Saturday to Sunday) Venue Sheraton Overland Park Hotel6100 College Blvd, Overland Park, KS 66211 Register Click here to Register Now!