Dr. José Ángel Cabrera @ Mizzou Annual Electrophysiology Seminar 2022

Mizzou Annual Electrophysiology Seminar 2022

The 2022 Mizzou Annual Electrophysiology Update will be a free 1-day Cardiac Electrophysiology seminar aimed at general cardiology and electrophysiology professionals and trainees. For the convenience of our audience, we will have both in-person and online attendance options.
Date: 05/14/2022
Venue: Medical Sciences Building, MA217: Acuff Auditorium, 7 Hospital Drive.

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Welcome and Breakfast

  • 7:00-7:30 a.m.

Session 1: Conduction System Pacing

Moderator: Richard Weachter, MD

  • 7:30-8:10 a.m.
    Jose Angel Cabrera, MD: Pacing Relevant Anatomy Of Conduction System
  • 8:10-8:50 a.m.
    Pugazhendhi Vijayaraman, MD: Left Bundle Branch Area Pacing – How and Why?
  • 8:50-9:10 a.m.
  • 9:10-9:20 a.m.

Session 2: Catheter Ablation Of Atrial Fibrillation

Moderator: Rahul Jain, MD, MPH, FHRS

  • 9:20-10:00 a.m.
    Gregory Michaud, MD: How has My Approach to Afib Ablation Evolved Over 20 Years
  • 10:00-10:40 a.m.
    Jacob Koruth, MD: Pulse Field Ablation; Progression from A Curiosity to Reality
  • 10:40-11:00 a.m.
  • 11:00-11:10 a.m.

Session 3: Novel Device Therapy

Moderator: Zhenguo Liu, MD, PhD

  • 11:10-11:50 a.m.
    Ralph Augostini, MD: Phrenic Nerve Pacing for Central Sleep Apnea
  • 11:50 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
    Hemant Godara, MD: Device Options for Those in The Middle (LVEF 35-50%)
  • 12:30-12:50 p.m.
  • 12:50-1:30 p.m.

Session 4: Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation

Moderator: Rakesh Gopinathannair, MD, FAHA, FACC, FHRS

  • 1:30-2:00 p.m.
    Greg Flaker, MD: The Watchman: Not Ready for Prime Time. The Perspective of a Non-Implanter
  • 2:00-12:30 p.m.
    Chirag Bavishi, MD: The Watchman: Under Used and Under Appreciated. The Perspective of an Implanter
  • 2:30-2:40 p.m.
    Greg Flaker, MD: Rebuttal
  • 2:40-2:50 p.m.
    Chirag Bavishi, MD: Rebuttal
  • 2:50-3:10 p.m.

Session 5: Controversies in EP

Moderator: Sandeep Gautam, MD, MPH, FHRS

  • 3:10-3:50 p.m.
    Mauricio Sendra, MD: Do We Need to Worry About Premature Atrial Complexes?
  • 3:50-4:30 p.m.
    Rahul Jain, MD: Could Myocardial Fibrosis Replace LVEF for Assessment Of SCD Risk?
  • 4:30-4:50 p.m.
  • Conclusion