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Bologna, June 30 – July 1

#PediatricHeartCareBologna2017

End-stage heart failure and transplantations in adults with congenital heart disease: optimizing outcomes

New Topics

From heart transplantation to the principles of cardiovascular magnetic resonance, from benefit of resincronization to the pediatric model of MCS

20+ Speakers

The faculty is composed of more than twenty medical experts from all over the world

International Conference

The congress is characterized as an international event for knowing the latest from pediatric cardiac surgery

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The Organization office is available at: ufficioeventi@gadagroup.com - 0039 085 4921953.
Online registrations are not more available. The registration is now possible at the congress venue.

PROGRAM

Five sessions in two days of conference

Registration

30mins

Prof. Gaetano Gargiulo - Prof. Marco Bonvicini

Welcome and introduction to the course

15mins

Prof. Gaetano Gargiulo - Prof. Marco Bonvicini

Chairs F.Grigioni (Bologna) – Emanuela Angeli (Bologna)

Session 1 – End-stage heart failure in adults with congenital heart disease: from theory to guidelines

105mins

Chairs F.Grigioni (Bologna) – Emanuela Angeli (Bologna)

Clive Lewis (Cambridge)

Adults with congenital heart disease: from physiology to heart failure

20mins

Clive Lewis (Cambridge)

Daniela Prandstraller (Bologna)

Medical therapy in heart failure: does it apply to congenital heart disease?

20mins

Daniela Prandstraller (Bologna)

Elisabetta Mariucci (Bologna)

Supraventricular and ventricular arrhythmics phenotypes in CHD

20mins

Elisabetta Mariucci (Bologna)

Mauro Biffi (Bologna)

Cardiac resynchronization therapy and devices in GUCH: tips and tricks

20mins

Mauro Biffi (Bologna)

Doubts, questions and answers

25mins

Coffee break

30mins

Chairs L. Lovato (Bologna) - C. Lewis (Cambridge)

Session 2 – News in Imaging in GUCH

60mins

Chairs L. Lovato (Bologna) - C. Lewis (Cambridge)

Ulrike Herberg (Bonn)

The role of 3D echo in GUCH with heart failure: what can we discover more?

20mins

Ulrike Herberg (Bonn)

Inga Voges (London)

The new diagnostic features of cardiovascular magnetic resonance for adults with congenital heart disease

20mins

Inga Voges (London)

Mauro Biffi (Bologna)

Doubts, questions and answers

20mins

Mauro Biffi (Bologna)

Pascal Vouhè (Paris)

Main Lecture Professor Pascal Vouhè (Paris)

The GUCH: lights and shadows of a new surgical population

30mins

Pascal Vouhè (Paris)

Welcome cocktail

Start of works

15mins

Prof. Gaetano Gargiulo

Welcome and introduction

15mins

Prof. Gaetano Gargiulo

Chiars A.Loforte (Bologna) – C. Pace Napoleone (Torino)

Session 1 – The incoming surgical problems

120mins

Chiars A.Loforte (Bologna) – C. Pace Napoleone (Torino)

Laurence Iserin (Paris)

The failing ventricle: navigating the challenges of right ventricle failure, pulmonary vascular disease and unusual anatomy

20mins

Laurence Iserin (Paris)

Gabriele Egidy Assenza (Bologna)

Heart failure after Fontan surgery: are we referring too late? the cardiologist’s experience

20mins

Gabriele Egidy Assenza (Bologna)

Daniel Zimpfer (Vienna)

Long term Mechanical circulatory support in adults with congenital heart disease: where do we stand?

20mins

Daniel Zimpfer (Vienna)

Martin Schweiger (Zurich)

INTERMACS 1 level in congenital heart disease patients: role of temporary MCS and heart transplant

20mins

Martin Schweiger (Zurich)

Doubts, questions and answers

20mins

Coffee break

20mins

Chairs G. B. Luciani (Verona) - L.Iserin (Paris)

Session 2 – The incoming surgical problems

75mins

Chairs G. B. Luciani (Verona) - L.Iserin (Paris)

Antonio Amodeo (Rome)

How to set up a MCS outpatient clinic in a pediatric population

20mins

Antonio Amodeo (Rome)

Lorenzo Galletti (Bergamo)

Residual role of non transplant surgery in congenital adult patients referred for heart transplantation

20mins

Lorenzo Galletti (Bergamo)

Emanuela Angeli (Bologna)

Heart transplant in complex congenital adult patients: our experience

20mins

Emanuela Angeli (Bologna)

Doubts, questions and answers

15mins

Doctor Asif Hasan (Newcastle)

Main Lecture Doctor Asif Hasan (Newcastle, UK)

My life in adult congenital heart disease transplant surgery

30mins

Doctor Asif Hasan (Newcastle)

Lunch

75mins

Chairs M.Schweiger (Zurich) – A. Amodeo (Rome)

Session 3

120mins

Chairs M.Schweiger (Zurich) – A. Amodeo (Rome)

Luca Ragni (Bologna)

How to set up an outpatient clinic for heart transplant recipients: does the age matter?

20mins

Luca Ragni (Bologna)

Luciano Potena (Bologna)

Peculiar aspects of congenital adult transplant recipients: role of antibodies

20mins

Luciano Potena (Bologna)

Phil Halloran, Edmonton, University of Alberta – USA

Precision medicine in transplantation: new approaches to improve immunological management of solid organ transplant recipients

20mins

Phil Halloran, Edmonton, University of Alberta – USA

Francesco Grigioni (Bologna)

Do I need a congenital heart disease program? Thoughts from a cardiologist for adult

20mins

Francesco Grigioni (Bologna)

Doubts, questions and answers

40mins

Closing remarks

Event flyer

You can download the event flyer here

SCIENTIFIC STAFF

The scientific staff of the congress is composed by a Scientific Coordinator, a Scientific Committee and an Organizing Committee.

Gaetano D. Gargiulo

Department of Specialist, Diagnostic and Experimental Medicine

S.Orsola-Malpighi University Hospital

Emanuela Angeli

Pediatric and Grown-up Congenital Cardiac Surgery Unit

S.Orsola-Malpighi University Hospital

Bologna

Francesco Grigioni

Heart Failure and Heart Transplant Program, Department of Specialist, Diagnostic, and Experimental Medicine

S.Orsola-Malpighi University Hospital

Bologna

Luca Ragni

Pediatric Cardiology and GUCH Unit

S.Orsola-Malpighi University Hospital

Bologna

Gabriele Egidy Assenza

Pediatric Cardiology and GUCH Unit

S.Orsola-Malpighi University Hospital

Bologna

Antonino Loforte

Heart Failure and Heart Transplant Program, Department of Specialist, Diagnostic, and Experimental Medicine,

S.Orsola-Malpighi University Hospital

Bologna

Emanuela Angeli

Francesco Dimitri Petridis

Lucio Careddu

Pediatric and Grown-up Congenital Cardiac Surgery Unit

S.Orsola-Malpighi University Hospital

Bologna

venue

Attendees can make the reservation by contacting the hotel directly. Please specify the name 'PediatricHeartCare' in order for a reduced rate.

Royal Hotel Carlton

Via Montebello, 8
40121 Bologna (Italy)

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SPEAKERS

The faculty is composed of more than twenty medical experts from all of the world

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Gaetano Gargiulo

S. Orsola-Malpighi Hospital - Bologna, Italy

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Laurence Iserin

Hopital Européen Georges-Pompidou - Paris, France

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Francesco Grigioni

S.Orsola-Malpighi University Hospital - Bologna, Italy

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Inga Voges

Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Foundation Trust - London, UK

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Daniela Prandstraller

S.Orsola-Malpighi University Hospital - Bologna, Italy

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Elisabetta Mariucci

S.Orsola-Malpighi University Hospital - Bologna, Italy

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Mauro Biffi

S.Orsola-Malpighi University Hospital - Bologna, Italy

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Pascal Vouhè

Sick Children's Hospital and University Paris Descartes - Paris, France

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Antonino Loforte

S.Orsola-Malpighi University Hospital - Bologna, Italy

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Luciano Potena

S.Orsola-Malpighi University Hospital - Bologna, Italy

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Daniel Zimpfer

Medical University - Vienna, Austria

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Martin Schweiger

Department for Congenital and Cardiovascular Surgery - Zurich, Switzerland

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Asif Hasan

Freeman Hospital Newcastle-upon-Tyne - Newcastle, UK

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Antonio Amodeo

Pediatric Hospital, Bambino Gesù - Rome, Italy

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Lorenzo Galletti

AO Papa Giovanni XXIII - Bergamo, Italy

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Gabriele Egidy Assenza

S.Orsola-Malpighi University Hospital - Bologna, Italy

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Emanuela Angeli

S.Orsola-Malpighi University Hospital - Bologna, Italy

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Carlo Pace Napoleone

Regina Margherita Children's Hospital - Turin, Italy

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Luca Ragni

S.Orsola-Malpighi University Hospital - Bologna, Italy

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Clive Lewis

Papworth Hospital Transplant Services - Cambridge, UK

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Ulrike Herberg

Universitätsklinikum - Bonn, Germany

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Phil Halloran

Edmonton, University of Alberta – CA., USA

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Marco Bonvicini

S.Orsola-Malpighi University Hospital - Bologna, Italy

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Luigi Lovato

S.Orsola-Malpighi University Hospital - Bologna, Italy

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Giovanni Battista Luciani

Università degli Studi di Verona - Verona, Italy