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Advocate Children’s Heart Institute presents: 6th Annual Rene Arcilla Sympo...

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Advocate Children's Hospital - Oak Lawn

93rd Street & Kilbourn Avenue

Oak Lawn, IL 60453

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10:00 – 11:00 am Registration and Appetizers/Refreshments

11:00 – 11:15 am Introductory Remarks
Chawki El-Zein, MD, Pediatric Cardiovascular Surgeon
and Alex Javois, Pediatric Cardiologist, Advocate
Children’s Heart Institute, Oak Lawn, IL

11:15 – 12:00 pm Keynote Address #1 – Update on the Surgical
Management of Pulmonary Atresia with
Ventricular Septal Defect and Major Aorto-
Pulmonary Collaterals
Emile Bacha, MD, Chief, Division of Cardiac, Thoracic
and Vascular Surgery; Director, Congenital and
Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, New York-Presbyterian
Congenital Heart Center

12:00 – 12:45 pm Keynote Address #2 – Role of Percutaneous
Catheter Intervention in the Management of
Pulmonary Atresia
Lee Benson, MD, Professor Pediatrics, University of
Toronto, Section Head, Interventional Cardiology,
Director, Cardiac Diagnostic and Interventional Unit,
The Hospital for Sick Children

12:45 – 1:15 pm Panel Discussion/Questions and Answers
Emile Bacha, MD; Lee Benson, MD; and Christopher
Caldarone, MD

1:15 – 2:00 pm Lunch

2:00 – 2:45 pm Keynote Address #3 – Update on the Surgical
Management of Pulmonary Atresia and Intact
Ventricular Septum
Christopher Caldarone, MD, Professor and Chair,
Division of Cardiac Surgery, University of Toronto and
Staff Cardiovascular Surgeon, The Hospital for Sick
Children

2:45 – 4:45 pm Lightning Fire Case Scenarios – Panel Discussion
Emile Bacha, MD; Lee Benson, MD: and Christopher
Caldarone, MD

4:45 – 5:00 pm Closing Remarks
Chawki El-Zein, MD

Web registration is preferred: advocatehealth.com/seminars. For
additional information, contact Turquoise Johnson at 708.684.4757
or Turquoise.Johnson@advocatehealth.com

Registration Fee: This event is complimentary for all registered
attendees.

Parking: FREE parking in Lot E directly across the street from the
Conference Center or in Garage D on the corner of 95th Street and
Kilbourn Avenue.

Learning Objectives:
At the conclusion of this activity the participants should be able
to:
• Identify the best approach to patients to give them the highest
success rate in achieving a two-ventricle repair.
• Identify which patient should go for heart transplantation
evaluation and which patient should go for three stage
palliative surgeries.


Format: Lecture, Case Based, Question and Answer, Panel
Discussion

Target Audience: All physicians including pediatric
cardiologists, pediatric cardiovascular surgeons, pediatric
cardiac anesthesiologists, pediatric critical care physicians, adult
cardiologists, adult and pediatric gastroenterologists, pediatric
nurses, pediatric intensivists, perfusionists, ECHO technicians,
fellows, residents, medical students, pediatric respiratory
therapists, developmental therapists and allied health
professionals.

CME Disclosure: Acknowledgement of all disclosures for planners
and speakers – nothing to disclose or the existence of relevant
financial relationships – will be made at the activity. Conflicts of
interest will be identified and resolved prior to the activity.

Commercial Support: Commercial support will be announced the
day of the activity.

Exhibitors: The full listing of Exhibitors will be available on the day
of the program

Accreditation Statement: Advocate Health Care is accredited
by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
(ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement: Advocate Health Care designates
this live activity for a maximum of 5.00 AMA PRA Category 1
Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate
with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nursing Credit Designation: A certificate of attendance will be
distributed after the conference which may be applied for contact
hours.

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