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Welcome! Please find the current preliminary program for the 2021 Virtual Summit listed below. Note that any aspect of this program is subject to change and the below program should not be considered final including presentation timings and poster numbers.

All times listed below are in CENTRAL US TIME (CST).


  Thu - Mar 04      Fri - Mar 05      Sat - Mar 06   

THURSDAY, MARCH 4

9:00 - 10:45 AM
LECTURE
PLENARY SESSION 1
Chair/Organizer: Jeanna Blitz


9:00

THE UPDATE: NEW EVIDENCE IN PERIOPERATIVE MEDICINE
Barbara Slawski, MD, MS, SFHM1, Paul Grant, MD, FACP, SFHM2, Jeanna Blitz, MD3. 1Medical College of Wisconsin . 2University of Michigan . 3Duke University School of Medicine


9:45

PREOPERATIVE CARDIAC EVALUATION BEYOND THE ACC/AHA GUIDELINES
Josh Beckman, MD. Vanderbilt University Medical Center


10:15

THE VALUE OF BIOMARKERS DURING PREOPERATIVE RISK ASSESSMENT
Josh Beckman, MD. Vanderbilt University Medical Center


10:30

Q&A.

11:00 - 12:00 PM
LECTURE
PLENARY SESSION 2


11:00

RISK PREDICTION TOOLS: RESEARCH VS CLINICAL UTILITY OF BIG DATA
Steven Cohn, MD, MACP, SFHM1, BobbieJean Sweitzer, MD, FACP2, Daniel McIsaac, MD MPH, FRC3. 1University of Miami Miller School of Medicine . 2Northwestern University . 3University of Ottawa


11:30

CARDIAC IMPLANTABLE DEVICES
Deborah Richman, MBChB, FFA(SA). Stony Brook University


11:45

Q&A.

1:00 - 2:45 PM
LECTURE
PLENARY SESSION 3


1:00

PERIOPERATIVE MANAGEMENT OF RIGHT HEART FAILURE
Sasha Shilcutt, MD, MS, FASE. University of Nebraska Medical Center


1:30

SMOKING GUN OR HOT AIR: PULMONARY RISK OF TOBACCO USE, CANNABIS, AND VAPING
Avital O'Glasser, MD, FACP, FHM. Oregon Health a Science University


2:00

PROFESSIONAL ADVANCEMENT "FAILING FORWARD"
Sasha Shilcutt, MD, MS, FASE. University of Nebraska Medical Center


2:30

Q&A.

3:00 - 4:45 PM
LECTURE
PLENARY SESSION 4


3:00

PANEL: HEALTH DISPARITIES IN PERIOPERATIVE MEDICINE
Avital O'Glasser, MD, FACP, FHM1, Angela Selzer, MD2, Obianuju Okocha, MD3. 1Oregon Health and Science University . 2University of Colorado Medicine . 3Northwestern University


3:30

PRACTICAL PEARLS IN PERIOPERATIVE ENDOCRINOLOGY
Heather Nye, MD, PhD. University of California, San Francisco


4:00

NEW EVIDENCE IN PERIOPERATIVE DIABETES MANAGEMENT
Dana Oprea, MD. Yale University


4:30

Q&A.