Welcome Message

Dear Fellow Colleagues,

We look forward to welcoming you to “The 8th Annual Case Based Approach to Controversies in Cardiovascular Diseases” taking place in Dubai, United Arab Emirates on February 16th & 17th, 2018.

The Conference, organized under the auspices of Cleveland Clinic and Mayo Clinic with the support of Emirates Cardiac Society, will offer the most-timely updates on significant advances in prevention, diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular diseases. All topics will be presented in a “Real World” case based format which encourages participation and debate between the faculty and attendees.

Daily luncheon sessions focused on electrophysiology, valvular diseases, and lipid management will be included as part of the program. This program is intended for all health care professionals involved in the management of patients with cardiovascular diseases, including cardiologists, cardiac surgeons, residents, fellows and nurses.


Alongside the Scientific Session there will be an exhibit, providing attendees exposure to the most cutting edge technologies, resources and treatment solutions in the field of cardiovascular medicine.

We look forward to welcoming you to “The 8th Annual Case Based Approach to Controversies in Cardiovascular Diseases” in Dubai, on February 16th - 17th, 2018.

Sincerely,


Course Directors
Walid Saliba, MD
Joseph Maalouf, MD
US Organizing Committee
Katherine Hoercher, RN, FAHA
Wael Jaber, MD

UAE Host Committee
Obaid Al Jassim, MD
Nooshin Bazargani, MD
Murat Tuzcu, MD

UAE Host Committee - Emirates Cardiac Society
Fahad Ahmed, MD
Wael Al Mahmeed, MD
Alawi Alsheikh-Ali, MD
Abdullah Shebab, MD
Abdulmajeed Al Zubaidi, MD

Invited Cleveland Clinic Faculty
Leslie Cho, MD
Wael Jaber, MD
Venu Menon, MD
Walid Saliba, MD
Mo Kanj, MD

Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi Faculty
Wael Al Mahmeed, MD
Rakesh Suri, MD
Murat Tuzcu, MD

Invited Mayo Clinic Faculty
Grace Lin, MD
Joseph Maalouf, MD
Amy Pollak, MD
Peter Pollak, MD

Committees & Faculty

Invited Mayo Clinic Faculty

Grace Lin, MD
Rochester-Minnesota, USA
Joseph Maalouf, MD
Rochester-Minnesota, USA
Amy Pollak, MD
Rochester, Minnesota, USA
Peter Pollack, MD
Jacksonville, Florida, USA

Invited Cleveland Clinic Faculty

Leslie Cho, MD
Cleveland Clinic, Ohio, USA
Wael Jaber, MD
Cleveland Clinic, Ohio, USA
Venu Menon, MD
Cleveland Clinic, Ohio, USA
Walid Saliba, MD
Cleveland Clinic, Ohio, USA
Mo Kanj, MD
Cleveland Clinic, Ohio, USA

Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi Faculty

Murat Tuzcu, MD
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Wael Adbulrahman Al Mahmeed, MD
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Rakesh Suri, MD
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

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US Organizing Committee

Katherine Hoercher, RN, FAHA
Cleveland Clinic, Ohio, USA
Wael Jaber, MD
Cleveland Clinic, Ohio, USA

UAE Organizing Committee

Obaid AlJassim, MD
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Nooshin Bazargani, MD
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Murat Tuzcu, MD
Abu-Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

UAE Host Committee - Emirates Cardiac Society

Fahad Omar Ahmed S. Baslaib, MD
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Wael Adbulrahman Al Mahmeed, MD Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Alawi Alsheikh-Ali, MD
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Abdullah Shehab, MD
Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
Abdulmajeed Al Zubaidi, MD
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Course Directors

Walid Saliba, MD
Director, Atrial fibrillation Center Associate Director, Cardiac Pacing and Electrophysiology Heart and Vascular Institute Cleveland Clinic, Ohio, USA
Joseph Maalouf, MD
Professor of Medicine Mayo Clinic College of Medicine Consultant, Cardiovascular Diseases and Internal Medicine Director, Interventional Echocardiography Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA

Program

Learning Objectives

  • Evaluate the short- and long-term methods of monitoring for an arrhythmic cause in patients with syncope
  • Assess the benefits and limitations of the current standard of care for the treatment of heart failure
  • Compare real-world registry data to clinical trial results in the prevention of venous thromboembolism in patients who have undergone major orthopedic surgery
  • Explain the practical implications of clinical trial data on new technologies and techniques for endovascular repair of thoracic aortic disease
  • Determine the wider applicability and potential impact of emerging percutaneous valve technology on the treatment of aortic stenosis and mitral regurgitation
  • Analyze the impact of gender differences in the management of cardiovascular diseases
  • Review ventricular tachycardia storm, occurrence, management, and outcomes
  • Summarize the current recommendations for the use of old and new anticoagulants and antiplatelet agents in atrial fibrillation
  • Develop understanding of who to refer for Transcutaneous Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)

Target Audience

  • Cardiovascular Surgeons and Physicians
  • Fellows and Residents in Cardiothoracic and Cardiology training programs
  • Nurses, Physician Assistants and other Allied Health Professionals involved in the care of cardiovascular patients
  • Medical students with an interest in cardiothoracic surgery and cardiology
  • Internists
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registration categories and fees

Physicians
Early Bird Registration Until January 31st 2017. AED 2100 - USD 570
Registration Until February 28th 2017 AED 2350 - USD 635
Non-Physicians & Residents
Early Bird Registration Until January 31st 2017. AED 1050 - USD 285
Registration Until February 28th 2017 AED 1200 - USD 325
Students
Early Bird Registration Until January 31st 2017. AED 570 - USD 155
Registration Until February 28th 2017 AED 635 - USD 175

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Mohammed Bin Rashid - Academic Medical Center in
Dubai Healthcare City,
Dubai, United Arab Emirates,
From 16th & 17th February, 2018.
This Conference is organized by InfoPlus Events LLC

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