KCHRS Highlights 2018

Heart Rhythm Society – Building Stronger Roots for a Greater Global Impact! – Dr. Thomas Deering
I Can’t Get the LV Lead in for My CRT – What’s Next – New Surgical Epicardial Lead of HIS Bundle Pacing – Dr. Andrew Krahn
Does an ICD Have a Role in a Patient with Left Ventricular Assist Device? – Dr. Rakesh Gopinathannair
Advances in Cardiac Re-synchronization Therapy – Beyond Multi-Polar, Multi-Site Pacing – Dr. Sanjeev Saksena
The Lead Extraction Magic Show – New Tricks and Tips from Houdini – Dr. Yoaav Krauthammer
Session 1 Panel Discussion
Keynote Presentation: Out of Sight – Out of Mind – Dr. John Camm
Rhythm Control in Atrial Fibrillation With Heart Failure With and Without Systolic Ventricular Dysfunction: Is It Time to Consider a New Therapeutic Paradigm? – Dr. Sanjeev Saksena
Heart Rhythm Monitoring – How to Harness the Power of Holter’s, Patches, Event Recorders and Smart Device Platforms – Dr. Paul Dorian
Are Implantable Loop Recorders Used to Their Full Potential – Dr. Christine Albert
Role of Primary Prevention ICD in Non-Ischemic Cardiomyopathy – Dr. Michael Gold
Optimizing Subcutaneous ICD Treatment – Implantation Through Follow Up – Dr. Andrea Russo
My Patients with a Cardiac Device Needs and MRI! Safety Data for Non-Conditional/Conditional Devices and Abandoned Leads – Dr. David Sandler
Cybersecurity and Cardiac Devices – Fake News or Fact? – Dr. David Slotwiner
Generator Replacement in Primary Prevention with Improved LVEF – Dr. Christine Albert
Session IV Panel Discussion
Novel Oral Anticoagulation Versus Warfarin – Impact of Complications and Other Real-World Issues on Safety and Efficacy – Dr. Sanjeev Saksena
Role of Remote Magnetic Navigation in Arrhythmia Therapy – Dr. Peter Weiss
Cardioversion After LAA Closure in AF Patients – Do you Really Need Oral Anticoagulants? – Dr. Minglong Chen
Session V Panel Discussion
Inappropriate Sinus Tachycardia Treatment – What Has Changed in the Last Decade – Dr. Luigi Di Biase
Does Detailed Autonomic Testing Really Help Manage Vasovagal Syncope – POTS and Others? Dr. Andrea Russo
TASER® Electrical Weapons and Cardiac Deaths – What Have We Learnt in the Last Decade – Dr. Mark Kroll
New Maneuvers and Techniques in SVT Ablation – Dr. Peter Weiss
Session VI Panel Discussion
How Can you Partner with Heart Rhythm Society? – Ms. Christina Wurster
Left Atrial Appendage Exclusion in Stroke Prophylaxis – Ongoing Clinical Trials – Dr. Dhanunjaya Lakkireddy
It Must Be There for a Reason – What will Go Wrong if the LAA is Closed? – Dr. Moussa Mansour
AF Ablation and LAA Closure – Same Procedure or Sequential? – Dr. Andrea Natalie
Managing Clots and Leaks After LAA Closure – Dr. Jie Cheng
Session VIII Panel Discussion
Interesting Case 1 – Dr. Chandra Vasamreddy
Interesting Case 2 – Dr. Deepak Bangalore
Interesting Case 3 – Dr. Omair Yousuf
Interesting Case 4 – Dr. Rhea Pimentel
Session 8 Panel Discussion
Manohar Gowda Memorial Yound Cardiovascular Researcher Award – Dr. Sharan Sharma
Wearable External Defibrillators – Are We Overusing or Under-using Them? – Dr. David Slotwiner
Routine Prophylactic AF Ablation Should Be Performed While Ablating CTI Dependent AFL and Vice Versa – Protagonist – Dr. Andrea Natale - Antagonist – Dr. Paul Dorian
Role of Hemodyanmic SUpport During Ventricular Tachycardia (VT) Ablation – Choosing the Appropriate Patient – Dr. Arash Arynanna
Myocarditis in Ventricular Arrhythmia’s – Insights from the MAVERIC Registry – Dr. Dhanunjaya Lakkireddy
Intra-Procedural Tricks for an Effective and Safe PVC Ablation, Localization, Access and Ablation – Dr. Minglong Chen
Is Ablation Post CABANA – The Non-Electrophysiologist Prospective – Dr. Steve Marso
Is Ablation Still AF’s Salvation? Lessons from CABANA – Dr. Douglas Packer
Session X Panel Discussion
Saving the Esophagus – Periprocedural Strategies – Dr. Vijay Swarup
Balloon Based Therapies for Pulmonary Vein Isolation – Cryo. Laser and Radiofrequency Energy Ablation – Dr. Douglas Packer
Adjunctive Therapies for Pulmonary Vein Isolation – Non-Paroxysmal AF – Amaze Study and More – Dr. Luigi Di Biase
Does Contact Force Catheter Improve the Safety and Effectiveness of Radiofrequency Ablation? – Dr. Moussa Mansour
Session XI Panel Discussion
Atrial Fibrillation and Dementia – Can We Save the Brain – Dr. John Camm
Stem Cell Therapy for Pacing and Heart Failure – Dr. Buddhadeb Dawn
Life Style Management for AF Prophylaxis and Therapy – Weight Loss, Exercise, Sleep Apnea and Recreational Drugs – Dr. Thomas Deering
Practical Tips for Epicardial Access, Mapping and Ablation – Dr. Dhanunjaya Lakkireddy
Safety and Effectivement of Leadless Pacemakers – Single/Dual Chamber, CRT Ablate and Pacing Platforms – Dr. Rizwan Afzal
Session XII Panel Discussion

KCHRS 2019

Date

August 17-18, 2019
(Saturday to Sunday)

Venue

Sheraton Overland Park Hotel
6100 College Blvd, Overland Park, KS 66211