Programme

Below you will find access to the itinerary for the symposium, which this year will run across 2 days.  This includes all sessions, the timing & relevant speakers for each element.

2019 Programme

  • Saturday 14th September 2019

  • 08:00 - 08:30

    Registration & Coffee

  • 08:30 - 08:35

    Opening Remarks

    Professor Rakesh Uppal, Professor Aung Oo

Session I – 08.40-10.05 – Arch

Moderators: Kulvinder Lall | Manoj Kuduvalli | Heinz Jakob

  • 08:40 – 08:50

    Total endovascular arch repair utilising Terumo Aortic (Bolton) Device: techniques and outcomes

    Martin Czerny

  • 08:50 – 09:00

    TEM Classification for Acute Dissection: a new classification system adding clarity and allowing prediction of in-hospital mortality

    Martin Czerny

  • 09:01 – 09:11

    FET in Type A Dissections: UK Experience

    Geoff Tsang

  • 09:12 – 09:22

    FET in Chronic Dissections: Is this the Holy Grail?

    Heinz Jakob

  • 09:23 – 09:33

    When to debranch (Zone 0/1 versus Zone 3 anastomosis

    Mark Field

  • 09:34 – 09:44

    Total endovascular arch repair: Is it a real alternative to open repair

    Donald Adam

  • 09:45 – 10:05

    Panel Discussion

  • 10:05 – 10:35

    Coffee/Exhibitions/Posters

Session II – 10.45-11.50 – Thoracoabdominal

Moderators: Mark Field | Donald Adam

  • 10:45 – 10:55

    Endovascular solutions for TAAA

    Tara Mastracci

  • 10:56 – 11:06

    Neuromonitoring in surgery and Intervention of TAAA

    Aung Oo

  • 11:07 – 11:17

    Management of intercostal arteries in TAAA

    Manoj Kuduvalli

  • 11:18 – 11:28

    Management of Complications and Outcomes in BEVAR / FEVAR

    Tara Mastracci

  • 11:29 – 11:39

    Renal Protection in TAAA Surgery

    Germano Melissano

  • 11:40 – 11:55

    Panel Discussion

  • 11:40 – 11:55

    Guest & Keynote Lecture

  • Guest & Keynote Lecture : Aortic root remodelling and beyond

    Professor Sir Magdi Yacoub

  • 12:30 – 13:30

    Lunch/Exhibitions/Posters

Session III – 13.30-14.30 – Video Session

Moderators: Ben Adams

Session IV – 14.40-15.55 – Aortic Asia at BAVS I

Moderators: Malcolm Underwood | Ounali Jaffer

  • 14:40 – 14:50

    Management of Type A Aortic Dissection: Geography Matters

    Malcolm Underwood

  • 14:51 – 15:01

    Acute Aortic Syndromes in Thailand

    Worawong Slisatkorn

  • 15:02 – 15:12

    Acute Aortic Syndrome in India: what do we know?

    Bashi V. Velayudhan

  • 15:13 – 15:23

    Incidence of Aortic Dissection in Asia

    Andrew Choong

  • 15.24 – 15.34

    Type A dissection repair using FET: Japanese Experience

    Kenji Minatoya

  • 15:35 – 15:55

    Panel Discussion

  • 15:55 – 16:15

    Afternoon Tea/Exhibitions/Posters

Session V – 16:20-17:35 – Aortic Asia at BAVS II

Moderators: Matthew Matson | Malcolm Underwood | Rakesh Uppal

  • 16:20 – 16:30

    Management of aortic infections in India

    Bashi V. Velayudhan

  • 16:31 – 16:41

    Retrograde Type A dissection in China: Management & Options

    Malcolm Underwood

  • 16:42 – 16:52

    Managing Malperfusion in Type A dissection: Japanese Experience

    Kenji Minatoya

  • 16:53 – 17:03

    Minimal Access Artic Arch Surgery

    Petar Risteski

  • 17:04 – 17:14

    Minimally Invasive Osaki procedure – HCM Experience

    Dinh Nguyen

  • 17:15 – 17:35

    Panel Discussion

  • 17:35 – 17:45

    Closing Remarks

    Rakesh Uppal

  • 18:15

    Faculty Dinner

  • Sunday 15th September 2019

  • 08:00 - 08:50

    Registration & Coffee

  • 08:50 - 09:00

    Opening Remarks

    John Yap & Rakesh Uppal

Session I – 09.00-10.05 – Root & Ascending Aorta

Moderators: Kit Wong | Victor Tsang

  • 09.00 – 09.20

    Debate: VSRR is optimal treatment for ALL patients with a BAV

    Pro: Duke Cameron | Con: Mark Field

  • 09.21 – 09.31

    Ross Procedure – Does it still have a role in modern aortic root surgery?

    Victor Tsang

  • 09.32 – 09.42

    Complexities of redo aortic root surgery – how I do it

    Rakesh Uppal

  • 09.43 – 09.53

    Aortic valve repair & annular stabilisation techniques

    Pouya Youssefi

  • 09.54 – 10:05

    Panel Discussion

  • 10:05 – 10.35

    Coffee Break | Exhibitions | Posters

Session II – 10.35-12.10 – Aortopathy & Innovation

Moderators: Niki Walker | Bejal Pandya | Maryanne Caruana

  • 10.35 – 10:50

    Update on syndromic aortopathies

    Duke Cameron

  • 10:51 – 11:01

    “Aortic Length: The Neglected Dimension in Predicting Aortic Events”

    John Elefteriades

  • 11:02 – 11:17

    Genomics in relation to aortic disease and aortopathies

    Chas Bountra

  • 11:18 – 11:33

    Pregnancy and aortopathy

    Kate Von Klemperer

  • 11:34 – 11:49

    Genetics & Omics in Diagnosis and Management of Aortic Disease

    John Elefteriades

  • 11:50 – 12:10

    Panel Discussion

  • 12:15 – 12:45

    Guest & Keynote Lecture:

  • Reading the Playbook of Aortic Disease

    John Elefteriades

  • 12:45 – 13:45

    Lunch | Exhibitions | Posters

Session III – 13.45-15.00 – Aortic Dissection

Moderators: Leisa Freeman | Malcolm Underwood | Alex Shipolini | Ben Adams

  • 13.45 – 13.55

    Dissection awareness & “Thing Aorta” campaign

    Gareth Owens

  • 13:56 – 14:06

    Acute dissection – an expanding service at Barts

    John Yap

  • 14:07 – 14:17

    Intramural haematoma – a different entity in Asia

    Malcolm Underwood

  • 14:18 – 14:28

    Retrograde Type A dissection after TEVAR

    Germano Melissano

  • 14:29 – 14:39

    Living with the consequences of aortopathy

    Bejal Pandya

  • 14:40 – 15:00

    Panel Discussion

Session IV – 15.00-16.15 – Open & Endovascular

Moderators: Matthew Matson | Rachel Bell

  • 15:05 – 15:15

    Simulated training and development of teams dealing with ruptured aorta : Lessons from Formula 1 and other industry

    Colin Bicknell

  • 15:16 – 15:26

    Management guidelines for Acute Type B Aortic Dissection: Where are we in 2019?

    Paritosh Sharma

  • 15:27 – 15:37

    Update in Management of Aortovascular Trauma

    Matthew Matson

  • 15:38 – 15:48

    Endovascular solutions in the root and ascending aorta

    Mike Mullen

  • 15:49 – 15:59

    Service Configuration for Care of Complex Aortic Pathology

    Rachel Bell

  • 16:00 – 16:20

    Panel Discussion

Session V – 16.25-17.25 – Abstracts

Moderators: Manoj Kuduvalli | Aung Oo

  • 17:30 – 17:35

    Closing Remarks

    Aung Oo | Rakesh Uppal | John Yap