logo

OCTOBER 29-NOVEMBER 2, 2017
COLORADO CONVENTION CENTER
DENVER, COLORADO

Satellite programs offer sponsors the opportunity to provide professional attendees with comprehensive insights into important interventional topics and issues facing today's specialists. The satellite program schedule is comprised of Breakfast Meetings, Presentation Theater Programs (lunch sessions), and Evening Programs.

 

Satellite Programs

Durable Polymers: Reevaluating Their Role in Cardiovascular Devices

Special Session

10/29/2016 15:00:00 10/29/2016 17:30:00 Durable Polymers: Reevaluating Their Role in Cardiovascular Devices TCT 2017 true MM/DD/YYYY TCT 2014 Satellite Symposia - Special Session

Saturday, October 29, 2016
Program: 3:00 pm-5:30 pm
Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington, D.C., Room 145A, Lower Level

Durable Polymers: Reevaluating Their Role in Cardiovascular Devices

Durable Polymers: Reevaluating Their Role in Cardiovascular Devices

Sponsored by CVPath Institute, Inc.

Supported through an educational grant from Abbott

This activity has been approved for 2.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

Chairs  

Aloke Finn, MD

CVPath Institute, Inc.

Gaithersburg, MD

 

Kevin E. Healy, PhD

University of California, Berkeley

Berkeley, CA

 

Renu Virmani, MD

CVPath Institute, Inc.

Gaithersburg, MD

Faculty  

Sripal Bangalore, MD

NYU Langone Medical Center

New York, NY

 

David Grainger, PhD

University of Utah

Salt Lake City, UT

 

Hyo-Soo Kim, MD, PhD

Seoul National University Hospital

Seoul, South Korea

 

Gaku Nakazawa, MD

Tokai University School of Medicine

Kanagawa Prefecture , Japan

 

Tullio Palmerini, MD

Policlinico S. Orsola, University of Bologna

Bologna, Italy

 

Buddy Ratner, PhD

University of Washington

Seattle, WA

 

Kazuyuki Yahagi, MD

Mitsui Memorial Hospital

Tokyo, Japan

Agenda

3:00 pm

Inauguration

Kevin E. Healy, Renu Virmani

3:05 pm

History of Polymers in Cardiology

Renu Virmani

Biomaterials Fundamentals

3:20 pm

Fundamentals of Blood-Material Interaction and DES Polymers in Review

David Grainger

3:35 pm

Specifics of Blood-Material Interaction for Fluoropolymer vs Metal

Buddy Ratner

3:50 pm

Latest Preclinical Findings from 2nd Generation DES

Aloke Finn

4:05 pm

Break

Existing Data Summary

4:15 pm

Relevant Clinical Data Summary - BMS versus Polymeric DES

Tullio Palmerini

4:30 pm

Relevant Clinical Data Summary - Different Polymeric DES Head to Head Data

Gaku Nakazawa

4:45 pm

Moderated Panel and Audience Q&A

Aloke Finn

5:30 pm

Adjourn