TCT 2019 will feature a host of sponsored satellite programs offering attendees comprehensive insights into important interventional topics and issues facing interventional specialists. 

Sponsored sessions include breakfast programs, lunchtime Presentation Theater programs, and evening programming. 

Satellite Programs

Next Generation DES Technology: The Future Is Here!

Breakfast Program

09/28/2019 06:45:00 09/28/2019 07:45:00 Next Generation DES Technology: The Future Is Here! TCT 2017 true MM/DD/YYYY TCT 2014 Satellite Symposia - Breakfast Program

Saturday, September 28, 2019
Breakfast: 6:00 pm  | 
Program: 6:45 am-7:45 am
The Moscone Center, Room 201-202, Level 2, Moscone South

Next Generation DES Technology: The Future Is Here!

Next Generation DES Technology: The Future Is Here!

Sponsored by Cardiovascular Research Foundation

Supported through educational grants from Abbott and Boston Scientific

The Cardiovascular Research Foundation is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Cardiovascular Research Foundation designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


George D. Dangas, MD, PhD

The Mount Sinai Hospital

New York, NY


Matthew J. Price, MD

Scripps Clinic

La Jolla, CA


Sripal Bangalore, MD, MHA

New York University School of Medicine

New York, NY


Ajay J. Kirtane, MD, SM

NewYork-Presbyterian/ Columbia University Medical Center

New York, NY


Perwaiz M. Meraj, MD

Northwell Health

Manhasset, NY


Philip M. Urban, MD

La Tour Hospital

Geneva, Switzerland


Session I: The Case for Novel Bioresorbable Polymer DES

6:45 am

The Evolving SYNERGY Programs: EVOLVE-Short DAPT Updates

Ajay J. Kirtane

6:53 am

ORSIRO: An “Ultra-thin Strut” Metallic DES With Bioresorbable Polymer

George D. Dangas

Session II: The Case for Durable Polymer DES

7:01 am

The Science Behind Xience: From EXCEL to SHORT DAPT

Sripal Bangalore

7:09 am

The Onyx-One Programs: Moving to High Bleeding Risk Patients

Matthew J. Price

Session III: The Case for Polymer-Free DES

7:17 am


Philip M. Urban

7:25 am

Selecting the Right Stent for Your Patient: What Factors are Differentiating?

Perwaiz M. Meraj

7:33 am

Moderated Discussion and Summary

Discussants : Sripal Bangalore, George D. Dangas, Ajay J. Kirtane, Perwaiz M. Meraj, Matthew J. Price, Philip M. Urban

7:45 am