UCSF CME: 12th International Conference Neonatal &
Childhood Pulmonary Vascular Disease 2019

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Access Advanced Nursing Workshop (S2) SLIDES
Thursday, March 7, 2019, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Access Approach to Monitoring Pulmonary Hemodynamics and Assessment
of Chronic Pulmonary Hypertension in Preterm Infants (S1) Slides

Thursday, March 7, 2019, 2:00pm – 5:30pm

General Session - Syllabus Intro

Friday, March 8, 2019 - Ballroom (3rd Floor)
 7.00 am Registration and Continental Breakfast
 7:45 Welcome and Opening Remarks Dr. Jeffrey Fineman
Session 1: New Mechanisms and Potential Therapies for Neonatal Pulmonary Disease Moderator: Drs. Roberta Keller
 8:00  Physiologic Assessment of PH in the Acutely Ill Newborn / / SLIDES Dr. John Kinsella
 8:30 Placenta/Perinatal Humoral Influences on Lung Development  / / SLIDES Dr. Karen Mestan
 9:00 Novel Genetic Mechanisms of CDH in Humans / / SLIDES Dr. Wendy Chung
 9:30 Exosome Therapy for the Prevention and Treatment of BPD / / SLIDES Dr. Namasivayam Ambalavanan
10:00am Break
10:25 Introduction: The Robyn Barst Keynote Lecture Dr. Dunbar Ivy
10:30 The Robyn Barst Keynote Lecture / / SLIDES Dr. Rolf Berger
Session 2: Anesthetic Approaches to the PH Patient Moderator: Dr. Hung Nguyen and Jason Boehme
11:30 Anesthetic Approach For Cardiac Catheterization PH Evaluation / / SLIDES Dr. Claudia Benkwitz  
12:00 Anesthetic Approach For Cardiac and Non-Cardiac Surgery in the PH Patient
Dr. Chandra Ramamoorthy
12:30pm Lunch on Your Own
 1:45 Session 3: Is Genetic Testing Mandatory for Every PVD Patient? / / SLIDES Moderator: Dr. Eric Austin
Faculty: Drs. Wendy Chung,
Marilyne Lévy, and Nidhy Varghese
  Session 4: ICU Management of PH Moderator: Dr. Peter Oishi
 2:30 The Management of PH Complicating Critical Illness  / / SLIDES Dr. David Cornfield
 3:00 Treatment of Acute RV Failure  / / SLIDES Dr. Satish Rajagopal
 3:30 Break
 3:45 pm Management of the Lungs and Pulmonary Vasculature on ECMO Dr. Vamsi Yarlagadda
Session 5: Epidemiology, Risk Factors, and Outcomes of Pediatric PVD: Lessons Learned from the Registries Moderators: Drs. Angela Bates and Delphine Yung
 4:15 Lessons Learned From the UK Registry / / SLIDES Dr. Shahin Moledina
 4:45 Lessons Learned From the Spanish Registry / / SLIDES Dr. Maria Jesus del Cerro 
 5:15 Lessons Learned From the TOPP Registry / / SLIDES Dr. Dunbar Ivy
 5:45 Case Presentations Moderators: Drs. Usha Krishnan and Maria Jesus del Cerro
 6:30pm Adjourn
Saturday, March 9, 2019 - Ballroom (3rd Floor)
6:30am Breakfast
7:00 Sunrise Discussion: Training the Next Generation of PH Specialists and Building a Comprehensive PH Program Moderators: Drs. Eric Austin and Steven Abman
Panel Discussion: Drs. Ivy, Berman-Rosenzweig, Feinstein, del Cerro, Moledina, and Keller
Session 6: Exercise and Advanced Monitoring in Ph: An Update Moderators: Drs. Jeffrey Feinstein and Stephanie Handler
8:00 CPET: An Overview  / / SLIDES Dr. Carlos Quezada
8:30 Remote Monitoring Devices / / SLIDES - Updated Dr. Alex Rothman
9:00 Borderline and Exercise Induced PH / / SLIDES Dr. Horst Olschewski
9:30 Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation for PH / / SLIDES Dr. Christian Apitz
10:00am Break
Session 7: Scientific Session including Abstract Poster Symposium  Moderators: Drs. Sanjeev Datar, 
(Abstracts will be published in Pulmonary Circulation) Usha Raj, and Stephen Archer
10:15 Poster Viewing 
11:00 The Year in Review: Basic Science / / SLIDES Dr. Marlene Rabinovitch 
11:30 The Year in Review: Clinical Science / / SLIDES Dr. Mary Mullen 
12:00 Platform Sessions: Brief Poster Oral Discussions
1:00pm Lunch (Served Buffet style to take back to meeting room)
1:15 A Perspective  Ms. Stephanie Volino
1:45 Panel Discussion: Can We Diagnose and Monitor PVD in Group III Without Catheterization? Moderators: Drs. Roberta Keller and John Kinsella
De Cerro
Faculty: Drs. Patrick McNamara; Maria Jesus del Cello; Steve Abman, and Hythem Nawaytou
Session 8: Therapeutic Updates Moderators: Rachel Hopper and
Nidhy Varghese
2:45 Novel Clinical Trial Approaches in Children with Pulmonary Hypertension
Dr. Steven Kawut
3:30 New PAH Genes Regulate Epigenetics in PAH / / SLIDES Dr. Stephen Archer
3:50 Targeting the Right Ventricle / / SLIDES Dr. Harm Jan Bogaard
4:10 Surgical/Interventional Approaches / / SLIDES Dr. Mark Grady
4:30 PH Treatment in SV Physiology / / SLIDES Dr. Marilyne Lévy 
5:00pm Adjourn

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