Thursday, October 08, 2020
6:45am to 8:00am Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:00am to 8:15am Welcome and Course Objectives

Samuel Z. Goldhaber, MD and Paul M Ridker, MD, MPH


Session Chair: Gregory Piazza, MD, MS

8:15am to 8:35am Pulmonary Embolism: Disrupting Dogma

Samuel Z. Goldhaber, MD

8:35am to 8:45am Discussion, Q&A
8:45am to 9:05am Genetics Update in VTE: Beyond Factor V Leiden and Prothrombin Gene Mutation

Raj Gupta, MD

9:05am to 9:15am Discussion, Q&A
9:15am to 9:35am Treatment and Prevention of VTE in Cancer Patients

Samuel Z. Goldhaber, MD

9:35am to 9:45am Discussion, Q&A


Session Chair: Samuel Z. Goldhaber, MD

9:45am to 10:05am Direct Oral Anticoagulants (DOACs): The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

Samuel Z. Goldhaber, MD

10:05am to 10:15am Discussion, Q&A
10:15am to 10:35am Coffee Break

Refreshments provided

10:35am to 10:55am Management of Bleeding in Anticoagulated Patients

Christian Ruff, MD, MPH

10:55am to 11:05am Discussion, Q&A
11:05am to 11:25am Advanced Therapies beyond Anticoagulation: ECMO, Surgery, Catheter-Directed Thrombolysis

Gregory Piazza, MD, MS

11:25am to 11:35am Discussion, Q&A
11:35am to 12:15pm Special Speaker: Eugene Braunwald, MD

For more than 30 years, Dr. Braunwald has served as Chairman of the TIMI Study Group. Science Watch listed Dr. Braunwald as the most frequently cited author in cardiology; the living Nobel Prize winners in medicine voted Dr. Braunwald “the person who has contributed the most to cardiology in recent years.”

12:15pm to 12:25pm Discussion, Q&A
12:25pm to 1:30pm Break for Lunch*


Session Chair: Paul M Ridker, MD, MPH

1:30pm to 1:50pm Inflammation and Atherothrombosis: Where Are We Going?

Paul M Ridker, MD, MPH

1:50pm to 2:00pm Discussion, Q&A
2:00pm to 2:20pm Clonal Hematopoiesis of Indeterminate Potential (CHIP)

Peter Libby, MD

2:20pm to 2:30pm Discussion, Q&A
2:30pm to 2:50pm Diseases of the Aorta

Patrick T. O'Gara, MD

2:50pm to 3:00pm Discussion, Q&A
3:00pm to 3:20pm Novel Therapies for LDL Cholesterol and Lipoprotein(a)

Jorge Plutzky, MD

3:20pm to 3:30pm Discussion, Q&A
3:30pm to 3:50pm Coffee Break

Refreshments provided

3:50pm to 4:10pm Reducing Triglyceride Levels to Reduce Adverse Cardiovascular Outcomes

Aruna Pradhan, MD

4:10pm to 4:30pm Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction (HFPEF)

Scott Solomon, MD

4:30pm to 4:40pm Discussion, Q&A
4:40pm to 5:00pm Heart Failure with Reduced Ejection Fraction (HFREF)

Marc Pfeffer, MD, PhD

5:00pm to 5:10pm Discussion, Q&A
5:10pm to 5:30pm Stroke

Galen Henderson, MD

5:30pm to 5:40pm Discussion, Q&A
Friday, October 09, 2020
7:00am to 8:00am Breakfast


Session Chair: Gregory Piazza, MD, MS

8:00am to 8:30am Thrombosis and Thromboembolism Jeopardy

Gregory Piazza, MD, MS

8:30am to 8:50am Controversies in VTE Prophylaxis for Orthopedic Surgery

Samuel Z. Goldhaber, MD

8:50am to 9:00am Discussion, Q&A
9:00am to 9:20am Infertility and Hypercoagulability

Gregory Piazza, MD, MS

9:20am to 9:30am Discussion, Q&A
9:30am to 9:50am How to Manage High-Risk Pregnancy

Anne Marie Valente, MD

9:50am to 10:00am Discussion, Q&A
10:00am to 10:20am Coffee Break

Refreshments provided


Session Chair: Paul M Ridker, MD, MPH

10:20am to 10:40am Atrial Fibrillation: Newest Perspectives

Christian T. Ruff, MD, MPH

10:40am to 10:50am Discussion, Q&A
10:50am to 11:10am Single Versus Dual Antiplatelet Therapy

Erin Bohula, MD, DPhil

11:10am to 11:20am Discussion, Q&A
11:20am to 12:00pm Management of Acute Myocardial Infarction

Marc Sabatine, MD, MPH

12:00pm to 12:10pm Discussion, Q&A
12:10pm to 1:10pm Break for Lunch*


Session Co-Chairs: Samuel Z. Goldhaber, MD and Paul M Ridker, MD, MPH

1:10pm to 1:30pm Voyager and Uptake of the Cardiovascular Outcomes for People Using Anticoagulation Strategies (COMPASS) Trial

Deepak L. Bhatt, MD, MPH

1:30pm to 1:40pm Discussion, Q&A
1:40pm to 2:00pm Pulmonary Hypertension

Bradley A. Maron, MD

2:00pm to 2:10pm Discussion, Q&A
2:10pm to 2:30pm Effect of Systolic and Diastolic Blood Pressure on Myocardial Infarction and Stroke

Deepak L. Bhatt, MD, MPH

2:30pm to 2:40pm Discussion, Q&A
2:40pm to 3:00pm Raynaud's and Other Vasospastic Disease

Marie Gerhard-Herman, MD

3:00pm to 3:10pm Discussion, Q&A
3:10pm to 3:50pm Diabetes, Metabolic Syndrome, and Major Adverse Cardiac Events

Benjamin Scirica, MD

3:50pm to 4:00pm Discussion, Q&A
4:00pm to 4:30pm Endovascular Intervention in the Cath Lab

Piotr Sobieszczyk, MD

4:30pm to 4:40pm Discussion, Q&A
4:40pm to 5:00pm Can Your Kitchen Prevent Thrombosis?

Michelle O'Donoghue, MD

5:00pm to 5:10pm Discussion, Q&A