Cardiac Amyloidosis: On the Road in Detroit

Motown Virtual Amyloidosis Symposium: Part 1
August 15, 2020 - 10:00 am-12:00 pm (EDT)

Part 1 will introduce you and your provider network to the field's rapidly evolving framework for cardiac amyloidosis -- clearing up misconceptions; explaining connections among HFpEF, AS and amyloidosis; and updating you on breakthrough testing and management options.
 
Agenda - August 15, 2020 - Part 1: Cardiac Amyloidosis 101
Time Title Speaker
10:00 am Introduction/Housekeeping Karthik Ananthasubramaniam, MD
10:05 am Light Chain Amyloidosis: An Overview Jeffrey Zonder, MD
10:20 am Transthyretin Cardiac Amyloidosis: An Overview Karthik Ananthasubramaniam, MD
10:35 am Transthyretin Amyloid Neuropathy Naganand Sripathi, MD
10:50 am HFpEF, Aortic Stenosis, and Amyloidosis: What is the Connection Luis Afonso, MD
11:05 am Genetic Testing, Screening Family Members in TTR Amyloid Diagnosis Jennifer Cowger, MD
11:20 am Management Options in TTR Amyloidosis Aiden Abidov, MD
11:35 am Organ Transplantation Celeste Williams, MD
11:45 am Discussion. Q&A and Wrap-up Drs. Ananthasubramaniam and Abidov
 

Motown Virtual Amyloidosis Symposium: Part 2
August 29, 2020 - 10:00 am-12:00 pm (EDT)

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Credits: Earn 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™​

Part 2 will review how multimodality imaging is transforming cardiac amyloidosis diagnosis, with case-based presentations showcasing how echo, Tc99m-PYP, MRI, and PET are changing the care paradigm for patients.
 
Agenda - August 29, 2020 – Part 2: Multimodality Imaging in Diagnosis of Cardiac Amyloidosis: Case-Based Review
Time Title Speaker
10:00 am Introduction/Housekeeping Karthik Ananthasubramaniam, MD
10:05 am Echocardiography: What We Need to Know and Look For TBD
10:20 am Technetium-99m Pyrophosphate Imaging (PYP): Nuts and Bolts Karthik Ananthasubramaniam, MD
10:45 am Cardiac MRI Imaging: Current and New Tools TBD
11:05 am New Imaging Modalities in the Pipeline: PET Karthik Ananthasubramaniam, MD
11:15 am Challenging and Interesting Cases in Amyloidosis TBD, Aiden Abidov, MD, Luis Afonso, MD
11:55 am Discussion and Wrap-up Drs. Ananthasubramaniam and Abidov