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 2021 Date August 21-22, 2021Overland Park Convention Center Venue In-Person/Virtual Register Registration!