Congenital Heart Disease

The Congenital Heart Disease course will run from 14-17 November 2017 TUESDAY 14 NOVEMBER 09:55 Welcome and Introduction E Belli, Paris 10:00 MODULE 1 - Transposition of the great arteries and complex transposition   Keynote lecture M Helvind, Copenhagen Clinical presentation M Helvind, Copenhagen Live-in-a box surgery E Belli, Paris; M Helvind, Copenhagen 12:30 Lunch 13:30 … Continue reading "Congenital Heart Disease"
Congenital Heart Disase

The Congenital Heart Disease course will run from 14-17 November 2017

TUESDAY 14 NOVEMBER
09:55 Welcome and Introduction E Belli, Paris
10:00 MODULE 1 – Transposition of the great arteries and complex transposition
  Keynote lecture M Helvind, Copenhagen
Clinical presentation M Helvind, Copenhagen
Live-in-a box surgery E Belli, Paris;
M Helvind, Copenhagen
12:30 Lunch
13:30 MODULE 2 – Congenitally corrected transposition
  Keynote lecture D Barron, Birmingham
Live-in-a-box surgery E Belli, Paris;
M Helvind, Copenhagen;
D Barron Birmingham
15:00 MODULE 3 – Left ventricular outflow tract and aortic disease, surgery of the left ventricular outflow tract  
  Keynote lecture D Barron Birmingham
Clinical presentation D Barron Birmingham
Live-in-a-box surgery D Barron, Birmingham;
E Belli, Paris
16:30 MODULE 4 – Vascular rings, coarctation of the aorta and interruption of the aortic arch
  Keynote lecture D Barron, Birmingham
Clinical presentation D Barron, Birmingham
Live-in-a-box surgery D Barron, Birmingham;
E Belli, Paris
18:00 Close
WEDNESDAY 15 NOVEMBER
09:30 MODULE 5 – Atrioventricular septal defect both partial and complete and complex
Keynote lecture O Ghez, London
Clinical presentation O Ghez, London
Live-in-a-box surgery E Belli, Paris;
O Ghez, London
11:00 MODULE 6 – Mitral and tricuspid valve disease  
  Keynote lecture E Belli, Paris
Clinical presentation E Belli, Paris
Live-in-a-box surgery E Belli, Paris;
O Ghez, London
12:30 Lunch
13:30  MODULE 7 – Truncus arterious
Keynote lecture M Danton, Glasgow
Clinical presentation M Danton, Glasgow
Live-in-a-box surgery E Belli, Paris;
M Danton, Glasgow
15:00 MODULE 8 – Total anomalous pulmonary venous return and anomalous venous drainage
  Keynote lecture M Danton, Glasgow
Clinical presentation M Danton, Glasgow
Live-in-a-box surgery E Belli, Paris;
M Danton, Glasgow
16:30 MODULE 9 – Surgery for Grown-up congenital heart (GUCH)
Keynote lecture J Hörer, Paris
Clinical presentation J Hörer, Paris
Live-in-a-box surgery E Belli, Paris;
J Hörer, Paris
18:00 Close
THURSDAY 16 NOVEMBER
09:30 MODULE 10 – Fallots tetralogy
  Keynote lecture L Galletti, Bergamo
Clinical presentation L Galletti, Bergamo
Live-in-a-box surgery E Belli, Paris;
L Galletti, Bergamo
11:00 MODULE 11 Double outlet right ventricle  
Keynote lecture L Galletti, Bergamo
Clinical presentation L Galletti, Bergamo
Live-in-a-box surgery E Belli, Paris;
L Galletti, Bergamo
12:30 Lunch
13:30 MODULE 12 – Univentricular heart – neonatal palliation, including hybrid approach
Keynote lecture B Gaynor, Philadelphia
Clinical presentation B Gaynor, Philadelphia
Live-in-a-box surgery E Belli, Paris;
B Gaynor, Philadelphia
15:00 MODULE 13 – Univentricular heart – staged palliations, Bi-directional Glenn, Fontan
Keynote lecture B Gaynor, Philadelphia
Clinical presentation B Gaynor, Philadelphia
Live-in-a-box surgery E Belli, Paris;
B Gaynor, Philadelphia
16:30 MODULE 14 General discussion, questions and summary of the course E Belli, Paris;
L Galletti, Bergamo;
B Gaynor, Philadelphia;
 18:00 Close
FRIDAY 17 NOVEMBER
08:30 Wetlab
Senning procedure D Barron, Birmingham;
B Gaynor, Philadelphia
Valve sparing aortic root reconstruction D Barron, Birmingham;
E Belli, Paris
12:30 Lunch and depart

COURSE INFORMATION

Date/Duration
14-17 November 2017 (4 day course)

Location
Windsor, UK

Course Director
E Belli, Le Plessis-Robinson

Course Overview
A course on surgical anatomy, physiology and principles of surgical and non-surgical treatment of congenital heart diseases for advanced residents and junior congenital heart surgeons.

Course Format
14 modules will cover the majority of congenital heart diseases:

  1. Transposition of the great arteries and complex transposition
  2. Congenitally corrected transposition
  3. Left ventricular outflow tract and aortic disease, surgery of the left ventricular outflow tract
  4. Vascular rings, coarctation of the aorta and interruption of the aortic arch
  5. Atrioventricular septal defect both partial and complete and complex
  6. Mitral and tricuspid valve disease
  7. Truncus arterious
  8. Total anomalous pulmonary venous return and anomalous venous drainage
  9. Surgery for CUGH
  10. Fallots tetralogy
  11. Double outlet right ventricle
  12. Univentricular heart – neonatal palliation, including hybrid approach
  13. Univentricular heart – staged palliations, Bidirectional Glenn, Fontan
  14. Genreral discussion, remaining questions, summary of the course

A wetlab will be held on the final day

Course Fee
Members: €465 inclusive of 20% UK VAT
Non-Members: €565 inclusive of 20% UK VAT
(REGISTRATION WILL OPEN IN DUE COURSE)

Fee includes lunches, refreshments and dinners on Tuesday 14 and Thursday 16 November 2017

*Scholarships are available for this course – for further information please click here

Target Audience
Surgeons specifically in training for congenital surgery.

Learning Objectives
Introduction – elaborating anatomy, nomenclature, principles of perfusions and diagnostic tools

Modules – to provide interactive teaching of specific congenital heart disease

Wetlab – to provide hands on training of different surgical techniques

Competency to be acquired
Knowledge and comprehension, decision-making, recognition of key technical considerations of different operations for congenital heart diseases, practice-based learning and improvement, medical professionalism, evidence and guidelines.

Faculty

  • Emre Belli
  • David Barron
  • Mark Danton
  • Lorenzo Galletti
  • J. William Gaynor
  • Olivier Ghez
  • Morten Helvind
  • Jürgen Hörer