04

Jun

2020

18:00

BST

Webinar

Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement Update in Bicuspid Aortic Valve Disease

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Overview

‘Transcatheter aortic valve replacement update in bicuspid aortic valve disease’ brings together four international opinion leaders to comprehensively review the latest clinical evidence, evaluate recent trial outcomes, address patient and device selection, and provide practical insight through case reviews.

Designed to best support both cardiologists and surgeons, this engaging one-hour educational programme will be further enhanced through a live Q&A session, to help address some of the most pertinent and challenging questions in clinical practice.

Moderated By:

Nicolas M Van Mieghem

Nicolas M Van Mieghem

Basel Ramlawi

Basel Ramlawi

Didier Tchetche

Didier Tchetche

Firas Zahr

Firas Zahr

This webinar is supported by:

Agenda

6 mins

Welcome, introduction to the topic – Prof Van Mieghem, Chair

12 mins

TAVR in low risk bicuspid patients: critical review of the clinical evidence – Dr Ramlawi

12 mins

Implant techniques and device selections for bicuspid patients – Presentation by Dr Tchetche

12 mins

TAVR in bicuspid patients: case reviews – Prof Zahr

18 mins

Discussion and live Q&A – All, moderated by Prof Van Mieghem

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the latest data in bicuspid valve disease and understand the classifications
  • Critically evaluate clinical trial data in TAVR in low-risk bicuspid patients
  • Review implant techniques and device considerations for bicuspid patients

Audience

  • This programme has been formulated to best support the learnings of cardiologists and surgeons globally.

Faculty Biographies

Nicolas M Van Mieghem

Nicolas M Van Mieghem

Dr Nicolas M Van Mieghem obtained his medical degree and cardiology degree at the Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium. After subsequent fellowships in interventional cardiology in Ziekenhuis Oost-Limburg Genk, Belgium, Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, US and Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, the Netherlands, he joined the department of interventional cardiology at the Thoraxcenter, Erasmus Medical Center, as a senior staff member in February 2010. 

He is involved in the percutaneous coronary interventions and structural heart program. He obtained the degree of PhD based upon his research in transcatheter valve therapies. So far he has published and co-authored approximately 130 scientific papers in peer-reviewed journals. 

Dr Van Mieghem is principle investigator and steering committee member in multiple ongoing international trials evaluating various coronary and transcatheter valve technologies. He is a Fellow of the European Society of Cardiology and is currently Medical Director of the department of Interventional cardiology at the Thoraxcenter.

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Basel Ramlawi

Basel Ramlawi

Valley Health System, Virginia, US

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Didier Tchetche

Didier Tchetche

Clinique Pasteur, Toulouse, FR
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Firas Zahr

Firas Zahr

Oregon Health and Science University, US

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