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Procedural planning with cardiovascular computed tomography: TAVR and Beyond
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Participants will learn how to perform and interpret CT for cardiovascular procedures.Participants will learn how to use cardiovascular CT to optimize clinical outcomes in TAVR with a focus on annular sizing, device selection, and reduction in complications.

11/8/2019 to 11/10/2019
When: November 8 - 10, 2019
Where: Vanderbilt University Medical Center - Wond'ry
2414 Highland Avenue
Nashville, Tennessee  37213
United States
Contact: SCCT

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Chairs: Dr. J.Jeffrey Carr, MD, FSCCT; Dr. Joao Cavalcante, MD, FSCCT,  Dr. Homeyar Dinshaw, MD, FSCCT; Dr. Stephen Hobbs, MD, FSCCT; Dr. Markus Scherer, MD, FSCCT; Dr. Michael Winkler, MD, FSCCT 


Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) is rapidly changing the management of patients with aortic valve disease, and cardiovascular CT plays a major role in procedural planning. During this course you will learn from a multi-disciplinary, expert faculty using a hands-on, case-based approach. Learners will be able to practice and apply their skills on actual cases and interact with instructors one-on-one and in small groups.
Upon completing the course, learners will be able to:
  • apply cardiovascular CT to optimize clinical outcome in transcatheter aortic valve implementation (TAVI) and TAVR with a focus on annular sizing, device selection and strategies to reduce potential complications.
  • utilize image processing workstations from multiple vendors to perform post-processing by making standardized measurements consistently and reproducibly.
  • identify unfavorable aortic root and vascular anatomy and identify and evaluate alternative approaches.
  • describe the variants of aortic valve, coronary sinus and coronary ostia anatomy and how they may impact management of aortic valve disease.
  • describe the anatomy of the mitral valve by CT and how it can assist in TAVI planning.




Homewood Suites by Hilton
2400 West End Avenue
Nashville, TN 37203

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Room rate: $259/night

Cutoff date: October 21, 2019

Chairs: J.Jeffrey Carr, MD, FSCCT, Michael Winkler, MD, FSCCT, Homeyar Dinshaw, MD, FSCCTStephen Hobbs, MD, FSCCT, Joao Cavalcante, MD, FSCCT and Markus Scherer, MD, FSCCT

SCCT Members: $850
Non-Members: $1,050
Member - Fellows, Residents, Technologists & Nurses: $650

Registration includes Saturday night dinner.


Continuing Medical Education:

The Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography (SCCT) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography designates this live educational activity for a maximum of  13.25 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM.

Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.                                         

Note: CME credit is preliminary and may increase or decrease incrementally as the program schedule evolves.


This activity is supported by workstations and in-kind support from Siemens HealthineersTeraRecon and Ziosoft.

Circle - Reading Sponsor for Mitral Valve Cases

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