- Annual Meeting
Future Focus: Interviews with experts about the future of cardiovascular computed tomography
In-depth conversations with the world's top pioneers and practitioners of cardiovascular CT. Conducted by members the the FiRST Committee , these interviews aim to give insight on the technology, industry and vocation of CCT.
Future Focus with Dustin Thomas, MD, FSCCT | Parkview Physician Group Cardiology, Fort Wayne, IN
Host: Alexander van Rosendael, MD; Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY
Drs. Thomas and van Rosendael discuss reimbursement for cardiovascular CT.
Future Focus with Koen Nieman, MD, PhD |Stanford University, Stanford, CA
Host: Admir Dedic MD, PhD; Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Drs. Niemen and Dedic discuss the role of cardiovascular CT in era of high sensitivity troponins.
Future Focus with Leslee J. Shaw, PhD, FSCCT | Weill Cornell Medicine, New York, NY
Host: Vasvi Singh, MD; Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA
Drs. Shaw and Singh discuss the key advances in cardiovascular medicine that have impacted atherosclerosis in women.
Future Focus with Michael J. Blaha, MD, MPH | Johns Hopkins, Baltimore, MD
Host: Praveen Ranganath, MD; University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX
Drs. Blaha and Ranganath discuss if coronary calcium score is the most powerful tool available for risk stratification in preventative cardiology.
Future Focus with Ron Blankstein MD, MBA, FSCCT | Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA