2019 Program

All sessions will be held in the Millbrook Conference Centre.

 

0830 - 0840

Introduction and Welcome

0840 - 1015

Fontan 

0840 - 0910

Fontan hepatopathy - Screening and management? Gruschen Veldtman 

0910 - 0930

Body composition and bone density abnormalities, Rachael Cordina 

0930 - 0950

When to intervene to optimise - valves, PAs etc, Yves D’Udekem

0950 - 1015

Anticoagulation: Yes, no, maybe? Gruschen Veldtman    

1015 - 1045

Morning Tea
Exhibition Hall, The Pavilion

1045 - 1215

Imaging 1:Echo

1045 - 1105

Diastology in Fontans / single ventricle, Kathryn Rice 

1105 - 1125

3D echo update- where can it help us in ACHD? Tom Gentles 

1125 - 1145

Strain assessment in ACHD pts, Michael Cheung 

1145 - 1205

Stress echo and ACHD, Rachael Cordina 

1215 - 1315

Lunch 

Exhibition Hall, The Pavilion

 

1315 - 1515

Improving Quality of Care

1315 - 1345

Process improvement in ACHD surgical care, Edward Hickey

1345 - 1405

Lessons learnt from quality analysis in clinical environments, Mark Edwards

1405 - 1420 

Developing and Implementing standards of care for high risk patients, Craig Broberg

1420 - 1440

Operating on the asymptomatic patient, Clare O’Donnell 

1440 - 1500

The role of the senior ACHD nurse in improving quality of care, Jane Hannah

1500 - 1530 

Afternoon Tea
Exhibition Hall, The Pavilion

1530 - 1700 

Case discussion (Rapid Fire) with Panel 

1530 - 1550

Wellington Case Discussion, Andrew Aitken

1550 - 1610

Perth Case Discussion, Andrew Bullock

1610 - 1630

Adelaide Case Discussion, Patrick Disney

1645 - 1705

Newcastle Case Discussion, Nick Collins

1800 - 2000

Welcome Function

Exhibition Hall, The Pavilion

 

 

 

 

0730 - 0830

Breakfast Session, sponsored by WL Gore
PFO closure: An interventional approach to risk reduction for recurrent stroke.

Material science and device selection in relation to outcomes, Dr Dale Murdoch 

0900 - 1010

Complex Tricuspid Valve problems

0900 - 0915

Ebsteins: Timing of Intervention, David Celermajer

0915 - 0930

Electrical considerations in Ebsteins patients, Luciana Marcondes     

0930 - 0950

Ebsteins surgical – to Cone or not to Cone, Fiona Doig

0950 - 1005

Percutaneous TV intervention, William Wilson

1010 - 1040

Morning Tea
Exhibition Hall, The Pavilion

1040 - 1215

Imaging 2: MRI, CT and 3D printing

1040 - 1055

 When to use MRI in ACHD, Tim Hornung

1055 - 1115

Myocardial Imaging techniques, Craig Broberg

1115 - 1130

CT for ACHD, Chris Occleshaw

1130 - 1145

When will 3D Printing help me?

1145 - 1205

3D printing for cath interventions – case examples

1215 - 1300

Lunch
Exhibition Hall, The Pavilion

1300 - 1430

DORV/Conotruncal

1300 - 1320

DORV Surgical/anatomical considerations 

1320 - 1340

EP/Arrhythmia considerations

1340 - 1400 

The fate of the LVOT in conotruncal lesions, Edward Hickey  

1400 - 1410

The Ross Procedure - Paediatric Data and Follow Up, Dr Richard Chard

1410 - 1430

Ross Procedure update, Peter Skillington

1430 - 1500 

Afternoon Tea
Exhibition Hall, The Pavilion

1500

 Free Time

1900 - Late

Gala Dinner 

 

 

0830 - 1015

Transplant/HF/End of life care

0830 - 0900

The role of ECMO in ACHD, Edward Hickey

0900 - 0915

Fontan Failure phenotypes and management strategies, Luke Burchill 

0915 - 0930

Transplantation in ACHD patients” the challenges of access and timing, Peter Ruygrok

0930 - 0950

Palliative Care and Adult Congenital Heart Disease – what do we need to learn? Michael Landzberg

0950 - 1005

Talking about the ‘Big’ questions – a psychology perspective, Vanessa Garcia Hoyes

1015 - 1045

Morning Tea
Exhibition Hall

1045 - 1230

ACHD and Pregnancy 

1045 - 1105

Guideline update, Dominica Zentner 

1105 - 1125

Pregnancy Management (including delivery) for women with aortopathies including Marfan’s and Turner’s, Leanne Grigg

1125 - 1145

Pregnancy in women with a Fontan Circulation, Gruschen Veldtman 

1145 - 1205

Case Discussion, Simon Binny 

1205 - 1300

Lunch 
Exhibition Hall

1300 - 1430

Two years later…. 

1300 - 1315

Developing national ACHD nursing networks

1315 - 1330

The CHAANZ registry – what does it offer the ACHD community? David Celemajer

1330 - 1345 

The ANZ Fontan Registry – Lesson for ACHD since Queenstown 2017 and looking forward, Ajay Iyengar 

1345 - 1430 

The great ACHD debate – take 2

 

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