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


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


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 Plenary Lecture

Eugene Braunwald, MD

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


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

Paul M Ridker, MD

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 4:20pm Discussion, Q&A
4:20pm to 4:40pm Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction (HFPEF)

Scott Solomon, MD

4:40pm to 4:50pm Discussion, Q&A
4:50pm to 5:10pm Heart Failure with Reduced Ejection Fraction (HFREF)

Marc Pfeffer, MD, PhD

5:10pm to 5:20pm Discussion, Q&A
5:20pm to 5:40pm Stroke

Galen Henderson, MD

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


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


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

Christian Ruff, MD, MPH

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

Erin Bohula, MD

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

Marc Sabatine, MD

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


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

*There are many convenient and varied lunch options within a short walking distance of the course.