4th Zurich LAA Management Course

November 23, 2019 in Zurich

For the fourth year in suc­ces­si­on, The Zurich LAA Manage­ment Cour­se will take took place in Novem­ber 2019 in Zurich Switz­er­land. The lec­tures will be very lively and fil­led with posi­ti­ve dis­cus­sions. We hope ever­yo­ne will have a good expe­ri­ence and also thank all par­ti­ci­pants for taking time out of their busy sche­du­les to come to Zurich for this event. In addi­ti­on spe­cial thanks goes to our indus­try part­ners wit­hout whom this event could not be orga­ni­zed.

Online Regis­tra­ti­onPro­gram­me 2019 (PDF)

Invitation

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Dear col­leagues,

We would like to invi­te you to attend our 4th LAA Manage­ment Cour­se in Zurich on Novem­ber 23, 2019.

For the fourth year in suc­ces­si­on, the Zurich LAA Manage­ment Cour­se will be held in Zurich, Switz­er­land. This year we will be at a new loca­ti­on, the Bel­voir Park Hotel School.

The lec­tures will focus on left atri­al appen­da­ge clo­sure and offer a plat­form to many inte­res­ting sur­roun­ding topics. The inter­di­sci­pli­na­ry focus of this mee­ting will pro­vi­de spe­cia­list insight for all inte­rested health care pro­fes­sio­nals. We hope ever­yo­ne will have a good expe­ri­ence and also thank all par­ti­ci­pants for taking time out of their busy sche­du­les to come to Zurich for this event. Spe­cial thanks also to our Indus­try Part­ners wit­hout whom the event would not be fea­si­ble.

We look for­ward to wel­co­m­ing you in Zurich for a fasci­na­ting and inter­ac­tive pro­gram.

Yours sin­ce­rely,

Prof. Dr. med. Sacha P. Salzberg

Chair­man of Zurich LAA Mee­ting

4th LAA Management Course

November 23, 2019 in Zürich (Switzerland)

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Programme 2019

08:30

Zurich LAA Management Course 2017 Community

Wel­co­me cof­fee & regis­tra­ti­on

09:30

Wel­co­me remarks

Sacha Salz­berg, Orga­ni­zing Com­mit­tee

09:35

Data on Stand-alo­ne AF and LAA tre­at­ments

Marc La Meir

10:05

Manuel Castellà Cardiovascular Surgery,

Ses­si­on Con­co­mitant LAA clo­sure:

The LAA is necessa­ry for life

Manu­el Cas­tel­la

Con­co­mitant LAA clo­sure

The LAA is useless – just do it!

Fabi­an Niet­lis­pach

10:35

Cof­fee break (1) in Exi­bit

11:05

Key­note Address

Cari­na Blom­ström Lundqvist

11:45

Olaf Franzen Left Atrial Appendage Closure

Evo­lu­ti­on and Devices for Per­cu­ta­ne­ous LAAc

Olaf Fran­zen

11:55

Maximillian Emmert Left Atrial Appendage Closure

Epi­car­di­al pos­si­bi­li­ties & Data

Maxi­mil­li­an Emmert

12:10

The untold sto­ry of the excis­ed LAA

Joris de Groo­te

12:30

Thorsten Lewalter Electrophysiology, Heart Center, Munich

Lunch Sym­po­si­um (Atri­cu­re)

Chair­man: Thors­ten Lewal­ter

Who needs an Epi­car­di­al LAA clo­sure and why

Syed Ashad

Role of LAA clo­sure in suc­cess­ful TT cases?

Mark La Meir

How to get other spe­cia­lists on board and why

Thors­ten Hanke

14:00

The LAAOS III tri­al – sneak pre­view

Richard Whit­lock (Sky­pe)

14:30

Thorsten Lewalter Electrophysiology, Heart Center, Munich

How to mana­ge Anti­co­agu­la­ti­on

After Inter­ven­tio­nal LAAc

Thors­ten Lewal­ter

14:50

Why do we bleed? Why do we deve­lop TE in AF?

Lars Asmis

15:00

Live in a Box – Con­co­mitant LAA Clo­sure during mini­mal­ly inva­si­ve mitral val­ve repair

Clark Har­gro­ve III

15:10

Expe­ri­ence with TT Clip – Con­ver­gent and LAA?

Thors­ten Hanke

15:20

Cof­fee break (2) in Exi­bit

15:50

Wim Jan Van Boven Left Atrial Appendage Closure

FAST stu­dy and LAA impli­ca­ti­on

Wim-Jan van Boven

16:10

Niels Verberkmoes Left Atrial Appendage Closure

Tran­se­so­pha­ge­al Echo­car­dio­gra­phic assess­ment to deter­mi­ne hemo­dy­na­mic impact of epi­car­di­al LAA clo­sure

Niels Ver­berk­moes

16:20

James Cox Washington University in St. Louis

Spe­cial Address

James Cox (Sky­pe)

….

Sum­ma­ry

Sacha Salz­berg

Facts

Aim

Deve­lop a sta­te of the art approach to mini­mal­ly inva­si­ve sur­gi­cal AF & LAA the­ra­pies.

Attendees

Phy­si­ci­ans (AF Sur­ge­ons, EP, Car­dio­lo­gist, GP)

Congress fee

245.- CHF inclu­des the con­gress fee and the dai­ly cate­ring.

Credits

SGK 4 CME
SGHC 4 CME

Accomodation

Our con­fe­rence team pre-boo­ked several rooms in the near of the con­gress. Plea­se book your hotel direc­t­ly with your regis­tra­ti­on to the con­gress.

Questions?

Plea­se con­tact our con­gress team for any ques­ti­ons

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LAA Faculty

Course Directors, Faculty, and Presenters of the Zurich LAA Meeting 2019

Sacha Salzberg

Cour­se direc­tor

Car­dio­vascu­lar Sur­ge­ry, Swiss Heart & Rhytm Cen­ter, Zurich, Switz­er­land

Syed Ashad

Inter­na­tio­nal Facul­ty

Elec­tro­phy­sio­lo­gist, Bart’s Heart Cent­re, West Smit­h­field, UK (@BartsCardiac)

Lars Asmis

Natio­nal Facul­ty

Hema­to­lo­gy, Uni­lab, Zurich (@ZPTH)

Carina Blomstrom Lundqvist

Inter­na­tio­nal Facul­ty

Upp­sa­la Uni­ver­si­ty, Upp­sa­la, Swe­den (@UU_University)

Manuel Castellà Cardiovascular Surgery,

Manuel Castellà

Inter­na­tio­nal Facul­ty

Car­dio­vascu­lar Sur­ge­ry, Hopi­tal Cli­nic, Bar­ce­lo­na, Spain (@mcastellaMD)

James Cox Washington University in St. Louis

Jim Cox

Sky­pe Talks

Nor­thwes­tern Uni­ver­si­ty, Chi­ca­go, USA

Maximillian Emmert Left Atrial Appendage Closure

Maximilian Emmert

Inter­na­tio­nal Facul­ty

Car­diac Sur­ge­ry, Ber­lin, Ger­ma­ny

Olaf Franzen Left Atrial Appendage Closure

Olaf Franzen

Natio­nal Facul­ty

Inter­ven­tio­nal Car­dio­lo­gy, Kli­nik im Park, Zurich

Joris de Groot

Inter­na­tio­nal Facul­ty

Elec­tro­phy­sio­lo­gy, Aca­de­mic Medi­cal Cen­ter, Ams­ter­dam, Nether­lands

Thorsten Hanke

Inter­na­tio­nal Facul­ty

Car­dio­vascu­lar Sur­ge­on, Askle­pi­os, Ham­burg, Ger­ma­ny

Clark Hargrove, III

Inter­na­tio­nal Facul­ty

Cli­ni­cal Pro­fes­sor of Sur­ge­ry, Penn Pres­by­te­ri­an Medi­cal Cen­ter, Phil­adel­phia, USA

Mark La Meir

Inter­na­tio­nal Facul­ty

Car­dio­vascu­lar Sur­ge­on, Uni­ver­si­ty of Maas­tricht, Nether­lands

Thorsten Lewalter Electrophysiology, Heart Center, Munich

Thorsten Lewalter

Inter­na­tio­nal Facul­ty

Elec­tro­phy­sio­lo­gy, Heart Cen­ter, Munich, Ger­ma­ny (@osypkaherzzentrum)

Fabian Nietlispach

Natio­nal Facul­ty

Inter­ven­tio­nal Car­dio­lo­gy, Kli­nik im Park, Zürich

Wim Jan Van Boven Left Atrial Appendage Closure

Wim-Jan van Boven

Inter­na­tio­nal Facul­ty

Tho­r­a­cic Sur­ge­ry, Aca­de­mic Medi­cal Cen­ter, Ams­ter­dam, Nether­lands

Niels Verberkmoes

Inter­na­tio­nal Facul­ty

Tho­r­a­cic Sur­ge­ry, Catha­ri­na Zie­ken­huis, Eind­ho­ven, Nether­lands (@CatharinaZKH)

Richard Whitlock

Sky­pe Talks

Tho­r­a­cic Sur­ge­ry PCRI, Onta­rio, Cana­da

Laa Partner

Partner of the Zurich LAA Meeting 2019

AtriCure

Part­ner

LAA Bayer Left Atrial Appendage

Bayer

Part­ner

Edwards

Part­ner

Getinge

Part­ner

LAA LSI Solutions Left Atrial Appendage

Lsi Solutions

Part­ner

LAA Medtronic Left Atrial Appendage

Medtronic

Part­ner

KCI Medical

Part­ner

Mcm Medsys

Part­ner

Hochgebirgsklinik Davos

Part­ner

ISLAA Foundation Left Atrial Appendage

Islaa Foundation

Venue Part­ner

Klinik Hirslanden

Venue Part­ner

Hospital Tribune

Media Part­ner

MediCongress

Event Part­ner

Heart & Rhythm Center

Venue Part­ner

Impressions of the Zurich LAA Meeting 2017