Bioresorbable Vascular Scaffolds 2017 is sponsored by the Cardiovascular Research Foundation and partially funded through educational grants from commercial supporters.

The educational grant support of our industry colleagues, who, like the Cardiovascular Research Foundation, are dedicated to educating medical professionals and the public to enhance patient outcomes, helps to make this program possible.

The Cardiovascular Research Foundation gratefully acknowledges the BRS 2017


Amaranth Medical, Inc.
Boston Scientific Corporation
Elixir Medical Corporation
REVA Medical, Inc.

It is the policy of the Cardiovascular Research Foundation to ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all of its sponsored educational programs. Commercial support from industry does not influence educational content, faculty selection, and/or faculty presentations, and, therefore, does not compromise the scientific integrity of the educational activity.

Extend your learning experience while at Bioresorbable Vascular Scaffolds 2017 with your colleagues by attending this satellite program!

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Lunch Program

12:15 pm-12:30 pm – Check-in & Lunch
12:30 pm-1:30 pm – Program
Lunch will be served.

Optimize Your BRS Results with Advanced Imaging Solution – Clinical Evidence, Case Discussions and Techniques

Sponsored by Philips Volcano
Room: Ritz-Carlton Ballroom Salons 2-4


Bruce Samuels, MD
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Los Angeles, CA


Hector M. Garcia-Garcia, MD, PhD
Washington Hospital Center
Bethesda, MD

Jasvinder Singh, MD
Barnes-Jewish Hospital
St. Louis, MO


12:30 pm Overview of the Clinical Utility of IVUS to Optimize BRS Therapy
Hector M. Garcia-Garcia
12:45 pm Advanced Imaging Solutions for Simplifying Your Complex Cases
Jasvinder Singh
1:00 pm Advanced Imaging Solution for Optimizing BRS – IVUS, Co-Registration, and Angiographic Enhancement
Bruce Samuels
1:15 pm Panel Discussion
1:30 pm Adjourn