WEDNESDAY, APRIL 14, 2021All times are in Central Standard Time (CST)


7:30 amREGISTRATION / CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST Ballroom Prefunction, Lobby Level

8:00 amWELCOME AND INTRODUCTION Phillip S. Cuculich, MD

 SESSION I COMPLEX CATHETER ABLATION (VENTRICULAR TACHYCARDIA AND ATRIAL FIBRILLATION)Moderator: Marye J. Gleva, MDPanelists: Mitchell N. Faddis, MD, PhD; Sandeep Gautam, MD; Andrew J. Krainik, MD; John Mandrola, MD (virtual); J. Mauricio Sanchez, MD

8:05 amHow Do We Implement “Risk Factor Modification” Into A Busy Clinical Practice? John Mandrola, MD (virtual)

8:20 amEARLY-AF? STOP-AF? EAST-AF? CASTLE-AF? At What Point Should We Offer Pulmonary Vein Isolation (PVI)? Andrew E. Berdy, MD

8:35 amPersistent AF: PVI Plus What? Sandeep Gautam, MD

8:50 amSame-Day Discharge From PVI: Who Gets to Go Home? Rugheed Ghadban, MD

9:05 amInnovations in AF: What Is Coming for Our Patients?Mitchell N. Faddis, MD, PhD

9:20 amPanel Discussion / Live Q&A


 SESSION II APPROACHES TO TREATING PATIENTS WITH VENTRICULAR TACHYCARDIAModerator: Phillip S. Cuculich, MDPanelists: Dennis Glascock, DO; John M. Miller, MD; Praveen Rao, MD; Timothy W. Smith, DPhil, MD; John M. Miller, MD (virtual); Praveen Rao, MD (virtual)

10:00 am LIVE CASE | HD Mapping Transmitted from Barnes-Jewish Hospital at Washington University, St. Louis, MO Operators:Daniel H. Cooper, MD and Sandeep S. Sodhi, MD

10:20 amKEYNOTE ADDRESS | Conquest of Ventricular Tachycardia: Insights into Mechanisms, Innovations in Management John M. Miller, MD (virtual)

10:50 amStarting a VT Program? When Is the Right Time? Praveen Rao, MD (virtual)

11:05 amCan We Safely Perform Cardiac MRI Before VT Ablation in Patients with an ICD?Monica Sanchez, DNP

11:20 amInnovations in VT Management: What Is Coming for Our Patients? How Should We Tailor Treatments to The Wide Spectrum of VT Patients?Marye J. Gleva, MD

11:35 amLive Case Check-In and Panel Discussion / Q&A