Congenital Heart Disease

The course will run from 15-18 November 2016 TUESDAY 15 NOVEMBER 09:55 Welcome and Introduction E Belli, Paris 11:00 MODULE 1 - Fallots tetralogy   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 2 - Double outlet right ventricle   Keynote lecture … Continue reading "Congenital Heart Disease"
Congenital Heart Disase

The course will run from 15-18 November 2016

TUESDAY 15 NOVEMBER
09:55 Welcome and Introduction E Belli, Paris
11:00 MODULE 1Fallots tetralogy
  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 2 – 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
15:00 MODULE 3 – Truncus arterious  
  Keynote lecture O Ghez, London
Clinical presentation O Ghez, London
Live-in-a-box surgery E Belli, Paris; O Ghez, London
16:30 MODULE 4 – Total anomalous pulmonary venous return and anomalous venous drainage
  Keynote lecture O Ghez, London
Clinical presentation O Ghez, London
Live-in-a-box surgery E Belli, Paris; O Ghez, London
WEDNESDAY 16 NOVEMBER
09:30 MODULE 5 – Atrioventricular septal defect both partial and complete and complex
Keynote lecture B Davies, London
Clinical presentation B Davies, London
Live-in-a-box surgery E Belli, Paris; B Davies, London
11:00 MODULE 6 – Mitral and tricuspid valve disease  
  Keynote lecture B Davies, London
Clinical presentation B Davies, London
Live-in-a-box surgery E Belli, Paris; B Davies, London
12:30 Lunch
13:30  MODULE 7 – Left ventricular outflow tract and aortic valve 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
15:00 MODULE 8 – 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
THURSDAY 17 NOVEMBER
09:30 MODULE 9 – Transposition of the great arteries
  Keynote lecture M Helvind, Copenhagen
Clinical presentation M Helvind, Copenhagen
Live-in-a-box surgery E Belli, Paris; M Helvind, Copenhagen
11:00 MODULE 10 – Complex transposition and congenitally corrected 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 11 – Univentricular heart – staged palliation, including hybrid approach
Keynote lecture C Pizarro, Delaware
Clinical presentation C Pizarro, Delaware
Live-in-a-box surgery E Belli, Paris; C Pizarro, Delaware
15:00 MODULE 12 – Univentricular heart – staged palliations, Bidirectional Glenn, Fontan
Keynote lecture C Pizarro, Delaware
Clinical presentation C Pizarro, Delaware
Live-in-a-box surgery E Belli, Paris; C Pizarro, Delaware
FRIDAY 18 NOVEMBER
08:30 Wetlab
Ross procedure D Barron, Birmingham
Aortic valve reconstruction C Pizarro, Delaware
12:30 Lunch and depart

COURSE INFORMATION

Date/Duration
15-18 November 2016 (4 day course)

Location
Windsor, UK

Course Director/s
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
12 modules will cover the majority of congenital heart diseases:

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

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

Fee includes lunches, refreshments and dinners on Tuesday 15 and Thursday 17 November 2016

*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
  • Ben Davies
  • Lorenzo Galletti
  • Olivier Ghez
  • Morten Helvind
  • Christian Pizarro