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SCIENTIFIC PROGRAM OUTLINE
SECTION ON CARDIOLOGY & CARDIAC SURGERY
2012 AAP NATIONAL CONFERENCE AND EXHIBITION
NEW ORLEANS, LA


DAY 1:  FRIDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2012
Ernest N. Morial Convention Center
Room 275-277

 

8:30 am Abstract Presentations
  Moderators: Christopher Snyder, MD, FAAP, LuAnn Minich, MD, FAAP

9:30 am

BREAK

9:45 am

SYMPOSIUM 1: Appropriate Screening and Screening Appropriately
  Moderators:  Stuart Berger, MD, FAAP and Kathy Jenkins, MD, FAAP

 

9:45 am -
10:25 am


Session 1:  Pulse Oximetry Screening in Newborns

Faculty:  William Mahle, MD, FAAP

10:25 am -
11:05 am
Session 2:  Radiation Exposure
Faculty:  John Triedman, MD, FAAP

 

11:05 am -
11:45 am


11:45 am -
12:25 pm


Session 3:  Neurodevelopmental Screening in Postoperative Cardiac Patients

Faculty:  Bradley Marino, MD, FAAP

Session 4: 
Current and Potential Use of Biomarkers in Pediatric Heart Disease
Faculty:  Andrew Atz, MD

Panel Discussion

 
12:45 pm LUNCH - Society for Pediatric Cardiology Training Program Directors

1:45 pm

Young Investigator Abstract Presentations
  Moderators: LuAnn Minich, MD, FAAP, W. Robert Morrow, MD, FAAP

3.30 pm

BREAK

3:45 pm

Young Investigator Abstract Presentations
  Moderators: LuAnn Minich, MD, FAAP, W. Robert Morrow, MD, FAAP

5:00 pm

Poster Question and Answer Session –
Light refreshments served
   
6:00 pm Adjourn


SCIENTIFIC PROGRAM OUTLINE
SECTION ON CARDIOLOGY & CARDIAC SURGERY
2012 AAP NATIONAL CONFERENCE AND EXHIBITION
NEW ORLEANS, LA



DAY 2: SATURDAY, OCTOBER 20, 2012
Ernest N. Morial Convention Center
Room 275-277

8:15 am Abstract Presentations
Moderators: Robert Beekman, III, MD, FAAP, Stuart Berger, MD, FAAP

10:15 am BREAK

10:30 am Abstract Presentations
Moderators: Robert Beekman, III, MD, FAAP, Stuart Berger, MD, FAAP

12:00 pm LUNCH: Pediatric Cardiology Fellows Workshop
   
1:00 pm Joint Program with the Section on Bioethics
   
1:30 pm SYMPOSIUM 2: Contemporary Issues for Cardiac and Cardiac Surgery
Moderators: James Tweddell, MD, FAAP, Susan Townsend, MD, FAAP


1:40 pm Session 1: Why We Should Operate on Patients with Severe Genetic Abnormalities and Complex
  Congenital Heart Disease


2:10 pm



2:40 pm
Faculty: Chris Feudtner, MD, PhD, FAAP

Session 2: Why We Should Not Operate on Patients with Severe Genetic Abnormalities and Complex
Congenital Heart Disease

Faculty: Steven Leuthner, MD, FAAP

Session 3: Audience Question and Answer: Surgery on Patients with Life-Limiting Conditions and Complex Congenital Heart Disease
Faculty: Chris Feudtner, MD, PhD, FAAP, Steven Leuthner, MD, FAAP, James Twedell, MD, FAAP

3:15 pm BREAK

SYMPOSIUM 2 (Continued): Contemporary Issues for Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery
Moderators: Geoffrey Rosenthal, MD, FAAP, Susan Townsend, MD, FAAP

3:30 pm Session 4: Cardiac Screening for High School Athletes: State of the Art
Faculty: Reginald Washington, MD, FAAP
   
4:00 pm Session 5: Genetic Screening for Heart Disease in Pediatrics: State of the Art
Faculty: Jeffrey Towbin, MD, FAAP


4:30 pm

 


5:00 pm

 

5:30 pm


Session 6: Ethical Issues in Cardiac Screening
Faculty: Lainie Friedman Ross, MD, PhD, FAAP

Panel Discussion: Cardiac Screening and Ethical Issues

Adjourn
   
7:00 pm Section Banquet (tickets required)
   
   

SCIENTIFIC PROGRAM OUTLINE
SECTION ON CARDIOLOGY & CARDIAC SURGERY
2012 AAP NATIONAL CONFERENCE AND EXHIBITION
NEW ORLEANS, LA


DAY 3: SUNDAY, OCTOBER 21, 2012
Ernest N. Morial Convention Center
Room 275-277


8.15 am Presentation of the 2012 Young Investigator and Education Travel Grant Awards
  W. Robert Morrow, MD, FAAP

8:20 am Presentation of the 2012 Research Fellowship Award
  W. Robert Morrow, MD, FAAP
  Sponsored by the Helen and Will Webster Foundation
   
8:25 am  Presentation of the results of the 2011-2012 Research Fellowship Award
  Presenter:  Katja Gist, MD
  Sponsored by the Helen and Will Webster Foundation
   
8:55 am   Founders Award Presentation
   Recipient: William Galbraith Williams, MD
                       
9:00 am Founders Address: Orange Barrels: Roadblocks, Detours, and U-turns Along the Road to Evidence-Based Healthcare for Congenital Heart Disease.
Presenter: Eugene Blackstone, MD


9:30 am  BREAK


9:45 am SYMPOSIUM 3:  Strategies for the Hypoplastic Ventricle—Are They Working?
  Moderators:  James Tweddell, MD, FAAP, LuAnn Minich, MD, FAAP
 
Session 1:  Right Ventricle Dominant Atrioventricular Septal Defect:  How Big is Big Enough?
  Faculty:  Meryl Cohen, MD

  Session 2:  Repair Strategies and Outcomes for the Unbalanced AVSD
  Faculty:  David Overman, MD, FAAP
 
Session 3:  Hybrid vs. Surgery: Which Approach Optimizes Outcome for the Small Left Ventricle
  Faculty: Timothy Feltes, MD, FAAP, Charles Fraser, MD, FAAP

  Session 4:  Advantages and Disadvantages of Strategies Promoting Biventricular Repair in the Small LV

Faculty: Pedro Del Nido, MD, FAAP

Panel Discussion

1:15 pm

Adjourn