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7:00 am Registration & Continental Breakfast
7:50 am Welcome & Introduction – Kendra J Grubb, M.D., M.H.A and Lorrel Brown, M.D.
8:00 am Opening Remarks – Lisa A. Shannon, Chief Operating Officer, KentuckyOne Health
8:20 am Morning Address – The Role of Cardiac Rehabilitation –
Jo Carol Stephens, M.S.N, R.N., Director, Healthy Lifestyles Centers-CLICK HERE
9:00 am Coronary Artery Disease in Women
Case Presentation: 70 year-old woman with unstable angina Presented by
Dr. H. Adam Ubert, M.D., Cardiothoracic Surgery Fellow
Moderator: Lorrel Brown, M.D.
Discussion Panel: Glenn Hirsch, M.D., M.H.S ., Sohail Ikram, M.D., Rita Coram, M.D., Kendra Grubb, M.D., M.H.A.
9:05 am ACS risk stratification: What is the approach and what is her risk? –
Glenn Hirsch, M.D., M.H.S.-CLICK HERE
9:20 am A Case for Medical Management –
Sohail Ikram, M.D.-CLICK HERE
9:35 am A Case for Percutaneous Intervention –
Rita Coram, M.D.-CLICK HERE
9:50 am A Case for Surgical Revascularization –
Kendra Grubb, M.D., M.H.A.-CLICK HERE
10:05 am Panel Discussion, Questions & Answers
10:30 am Break and Meet the Faculty
10:40 am Valvular Heart Disease
Case Presentation: 81 year-old woman with severe aortic stenosis and mitral regurgitation
Presented by Dr. H. Adam Ubert, M.D., Cardiothoracic Surgery Fellow
Moderator: Erle Austin, M.D.
Discussion Panel: John Loughran, M.D., Naresh Solankhi, M.D., Michael Flaherty, M.D., Mark Slaughter, M.D.
10:45 am Medical Management is the Preferred Therapeutic Approach –
John Loughran, M.D.-CLICK HERE
11:00 am Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) is the Best Treatment for Severe AS in Elderly Women –
Naresh Solankhi, M.D.
11:15 am MitraClip Should be Offered for Severe Mitral Regurgitation –
Michael Flaherty, M.D-CLICK HERE
11:30 am A Case for Surgical Double Valve Replacement – it’s the Gold Standard –
Mark Slaughter, M.D.- CLICK HERE
11:45 am Panel Discussion, Questions & Answers
12:00 pm LUNCH and Visit Booths/Exhibits
12:30 pm Cutting Edge Science: UPDATES IN STEM CELL THERAPY -
Roberto Bolli, M.D., Professor of Medicine, Physiology, and Biophysics; Chief, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine; Executive Vice Chair, Department of Medicine; Director, Institute of Molecular Cardiology; University of Louisville, Louisville, KY
1:00 pm KEYNOTE SPEAKER: The One Minute Mindset –
Dr. Haley Perlus, Ph.D.
1:40 pm BREAK
1:45 pm Heart Failure in Women
Case Presentation: 48 year-old woman with a history of non-ischemic cardiomyopathy after breast cancer treatment – Presented by Dr. John Chaney, Cardiothoracic Surgery
Moderator: Deborah Kozik, D.O.
Discussion Panel: Carrie Lenneman, M.D., M.Sc., Andrew Lenneman, M.D.,
Allen Cheng, M.D., Emma Birks, M.B.B.S., Ph. D, F.R.C.P., B.Sc.
1:50 pm Evaluation, Screening, and Treatment of Chemotherapy Toxicity –
Carrie Lenneman, M.D.-CLICK HERE
2:05 pm Medical Management is the Key Therapy for Heart Failure –
Andrew Lenneman, M.D.-CLICK HERE
2:20 pm A Ventricular Assist Device would be the Best Treatment –
Allen Cheng, M.D.
2:35 pm This Woman Needs a Transplant –
Emma Birks, M.B.B.S., Ph.D, F.R.C.P., B.Sc-CLICK HERE
2:50 pm Panel Discussion, Questions & Answers
3:15 pm Break and Meet the Faculty
3:25 pm Prevention of Heart Disease
Case Presentation: 42 year-old woman with a family history of early cardiac death and new onset atrial fibrillation – Presented by Dr. John Chaney, M.D., Cardiothoracic Surgery Fellow
Moderator: Kendra Grubb, M.D., M.H.A.
Discussion Panel: Henry Sadlo, M.D., Sohail Ikram, M.D., Lorrel Brown, M.D.,
Allen G. Deam, M.D.
3:30 pm Risk Stratification and Screening in 2015 – Coronary Calcium Scoring –
Henry Sadlo, M.D.-CLICK HERE
3:45 pm Optimal Medical Therapy in the Asymptomatic Patient –
Matthew Bessen, M.D.
4:00 pm A Case for Medical Management of Atrial Fibrillation—
Lorrel Brown, M.D.-CLICK HERE
4:15 pm A Case for Cardioversion and Early Ablation –
Allen G. Deam, M.D.-CLICK HERE
4:30 pm Panel Discussion, Questions & Answers
4:55 pm Closing Remarks
5:00 pm Adjourn
Reception to follow
*Agenda Subject to Change
The Louisville Symposium on Heart Disease in Women: Case Studies from the Heart of Louisville, is a one-day conference to address current guidelines, trends, and the standard of care in the field of cardiovascular medicine especially as it relates to:
*Ischemic heart disease
*Valvular heart disease
*Congenital heart disease in the adult
*Cardiac imaging and diagnostics
*Therapeutic dilemmas in cardiovascular management in women
The case-based conference will provide multiple perspectives as to the best management of heart disease in women and provide an opportunity for audience interaction. The conference is designed to provide physicians, nurses, allied health professionals, and the community with up-to-date information pertaining to the prevention and treatment of cardiovascular disease in women.
* Please note that we will have a Continuing Education Agenda as well as a Community Health and Wellness Agenda taking place at the same time.*
Kendra J. Grubb, M.D., M.H.A.
Assistant Professor, Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery
Director of Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery
University of Louisville and Jewish Hospital - KentuckyOne Heath, Louisville, KY
Lorrel E. Brown, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Associate Director, Cardiovascular Medicine Fellowship
University of Louisville Health Care Outpatient Center,