Reasons to Particpate
Reasons to Particpate
The AATS Aortic Symposium Workshop Boston is designed for cardiovascular and thoracic surgeons, residents, perfusionists, ICU and OR nurses, and those involved with the care of individuals with aortic disease, focusing on the pathophysiology, diagnosis, and treatment of aortic aneurysms and dissections.
- Shake hands with experts in your field and have meaningful conversations face-to-face;
- Gain access to not yet published research and clinical work in aortic aneurysm disease;
- Learn new operative techniques and the rationale behind them in order to implement them in your practice;
- “Step-by-step” sessions where the world’s leading practitioners demonstrate their techniques;
- Earn Continuing Medical Education (CME) credits to advance your career.
Dr. Joseph S. Coselli
Dr. Coselli is the Vice-Chair of the Michael E. DeBakey Department of Surgery, holds the Cullen Foundation Endowed Chair, and is Professor and Chief of the Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery at Baylor College of Medicine. He serves as Chief of Adult Cardiac Surgery at Texas Heart Institute, and Associate Chief of the Cardiovascular Service at Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center, located in the Texas Medical Center in Houston, Texas. He is Program Director of the Thoracic Surgery Residency at Texas Heart Institute/Baylor College of Medicine and directs the Aortic Fellowship Program at Baylor College of Medicine.
Dr. Steven L. Lansman
Dr. Lansman received his MD and PhD (Biophysics) degrees in 1977 from the State University of New York Health Science Center at Brooklyn. He trained in cardiac surgery at S.U.N.Y. under Dr. Randall Griepp, and received training in cardiac transplantation at Stanford University Hospital, under Dr. Norman Shumway.
Desired Learning Outcomes
At the end of this activity, participants will be able to:
Analyze the natural history, evaluation, and imaging of aneurysms involving the ascending, arch and thoracoabdominal aorta (competence), and design a management plan for their treatment, including the use of endovascular and open surgical approaches (performance);
Implement surgical options for replacing or preserving the aortic valve during aortic root replacement;
Evaluate operative strategies for open arch, descending and thoracoabdominal aneurysm procedures, as well as aortic dissection procedures;
Discuss approaches to cerebral and spinal cord protection during aneurysm surgery.
Exhibition and Sponsorship
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