UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Center for Complex Transposition Symposium

June 1, 2024
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.00 AAPA Category I CME
  • 0.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 0.00 ANCC
    UPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
  • 0.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
03/21/2024
Course expires: 
12/31/2024
Event starts: 
06/01/2024 - 9:00am EDT
Event ends: 
06/01/2024 - 1:00pm EDT

Program Agenda:
9 a.m. Welcome and Introduction
Laura J. Olivieri, MD & Victor O. Morell, MD
Session I: Breaking down the Conotruncal abnormalities Included in
Complex Transposition
Moderator: Laura J. Olivieri, MD

9:05 a.m. Pathologic and Anatomic Features of Conotruncal Abnormalities
Included in Complex Transposition
Bill Devine

9:20 a.m. Imaging and Patient Selection using Echocardiography
Libby Lanford, MD

9:35 a.m. Advanced Imaging and Patient Selection using Cross-Sectional Imaging
and 3D+
Adam Christopher, MD

9:50 a.m. Imaging and Patient Selection: When Should I Cath my Patient?
Jacqueline Kretzer, MD

10:05 a.m. Panel Discussion – The Imaging and Anatomic Perspective
Adam Christopher, MD
Bill Devine
Jacqueline Kretzer, MD
Libby Lanford, MD
Session II: Complex Transposition Decision-making across the lifespan
Moderator: Evonne Morell, DO

10:30 a.m. Fetal Diagnosis and Approach to Counseling in Complex Transposition
– Where do we Start?
Jacqueline Weinberg, MD

10:45 a.m. Postoperative Complex Transposition Repairs – How to Progress
Through the CICU
Avihu Gazit, MD

11:00 a.m. ACHD Perspectives on Repair Decisions
Arvind Hoskoppal, MD

11:15 a.m. Patient Perspectives
Erin Colvin, CRNP

11:25 a.m. Panel Discussion – The Cardiologist Perspective
Erin Colvin, CRNP
Avihu Gazit, MD
Arvind Hoskoppal, MD
Jacqueline Weinberg, MD
Session III: Complex Transposition Outcomes
Moderator: Bryan Goldstein, MD
Three Surgical Perspectives on Complex TGA:

11:50 a.m. When and How to Operate on Babies with Complex Transposition –
What does a Surgeon Think Part 1:
Weighing Preoperative Testing with Intraprocedural Inspection?
Victor O. Morell, MD

12:05 p.m. When and How to Operate on Babies with Complex Transposition –
What does a Surgeon Think Part 2:
What does Multicenter Data Tell us?
TBD Guest Speaker

12:20 p.m. When and How to Operate on Babies with Complex Transposition –
What does a Surgeon Think Part 3:
What does Preoperative Testing?
TBD Guest Speaker

12:35 p.m. Panel Discussion – The Surgical Perspective
Victor O. Morell, MD
TBD Guest Speaker
TBD Guest Speaker

12:50 p.m. Final Remarks
Laura J. Olivieri, MD & Victor O. Morell

1:00 p.m. Adjournment

UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Rango's Auditorium
4401 Penn Ave
PA 15224
United States

Program Directors:
Laura Olivieri, MD, FAHA, FSCMR
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Director, Noninvasive Cardiac Imaging
Heart Institute at UPMC Children’s Hospital of
Pittsburgh

Victor O. Morell, MD
Eugene S. Wiener Endowed Professor and Chair of
Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery
Chairman, Dept CT Surgery
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Surgeon-in-Chief, CHP
VP & Strategy Officer, UPMC-HV

This activity is approved for the following credit:  AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™, ANCC, and AAPA Category 1 CME. Other health care professionals will receive a certificate of attendance confirming the number of contact hours commensurate with the extent of participation in this activity. 
 

Available Credit

  • 0.00 AAPA Category I CME
  • 0.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 0.00 ANCC
    UPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
  • 0.00 Attendance
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