AGENDA

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Thursday Friday Saturday

Thursday, April 22, 2021

7:00 - 8:00 AM
Registration, Exhibits and Breakfast
8:00 - 9:00 AM

Session 1 - Venous Basics

Moderator:
Jose I. Almeida, MD
Onsite Panelists:
Edward G. Mackay, MD
Lowell S. Kabnick, MD
8:00 - 8:30 AM
Powerpoint IVC 2021: Cozy, for Covid Times
Jose I. Almeida, MD, FACS, RPVI, RVT
8:30 - 9:00 AM
Case Presentations:
The Initial Clinical Exam
CEAP, VCSS: Their Significance and How to Utilize
Hemodynamics of Venous Return
How Do Compression Hose Work
Jose I. Almeida, MD, FACS, RPVI, RVT
9:00 - 10:00 AM

Session 2 - Venous Diagnostics

Moderator:
Jose I. Almeida, MD
Onsite Panelist:
Lowell S. Kabnick, MD
Zoom Panel:
Jan Sloves
Neil M. Khilnani, MD
9:00 - 9:15 AM
Powerpoint: Venous Duplex Exam: Important Anatomic Variants
Jan Sloves, RVT, RCS, FASE
9:15 - 9:45 AM
Powerpoint - Deep Venous Duplex Image: Optimization Techniques
Jan Sloves, RVT, RCS, FASE
9:45 - 10:00 AM
Case Presentations:
Cross-sectional Imaging: When & Why
How To Grade Iliac Vein Stenosis With IVUS
Venogram Of Lower Extremity: Technical Steps
Constantino S. Pena, MD
10:00 - 10:15 AM
Break and Exhibit Hall
10:15 - 11:15 AM

Session 3 - Truncal Ablation

Moderator:
Jose I. Almeida, MD
Onsite Panelists:
Lowell S. Kabnick, MD
Edward G. Mackay, MD
Zoom Panel:
Alan Dietzek, MD
Paul McNeill, MD
10:15 - 10:30 AM
Powerpoint - Saphenous Ablation: How To
Jose I. Almeida, MD, FACS, RPVI, RVT
10:30 - 10:45 AM
Pre-recorded Videos - Different Devices for Saphenous Ablation
Jose I. Almeida, MD, FACS, RPVI, RVT
10:45 - 11:15 AM
Case Presentations:
RFA Devices: Which One
Wavelength or Fiber: Which is More Important for Laser Ablation
Proprietary Polidocanol Microfoam: IFU Vs How I Use It
Cyanoacrylate: When and Why
Jose I. Almeida, MD, FACS, RPVI, RVT
11:15 - 12:00 PM

Session 4 - Tributaries

Moderator:
Edward G. Mackay, MD
Onsite Panelist:
Lowell S. Kabnick, MD
Julian J. Javier, MD
Zoom Panel:
Ellen Dillavou, MD
11:15 - 11:30 PM
Powerpoint Phlebectomy: Technical Steps
Edward G. Mackay, MD, FACS, RPVI, RVT
11:30 - 11:45 PM
Pre-recorded Phlebectomy Video Demonstration
Edward G. Mackay, MD, FACS, RPVI, RVT
11:45 - 12:00 PM
Case Presentations:
Post Treatment Bandaging and Compression for Small and Large Vein Interventions
Vulvar Varicosities and Pregnant Patients
Edward G. Mackay, MD, FACS, RPVI, RVT
12:00 - 1:00 PM
Lunch and Exhibit Hall
1:00 - 2:00 PM

Session 5 - Spider Veins

Moderator:
Edward G. Mackay, MD
Onsite Panelist:
Jose I. Almeida, MD
Zoom Panel:
Kandy Hammond, RN
Nick Morrison, MD
1:00 - 1:15 PM
Powerpoint Sclerotherapy: Technical Steps, Which Sclerosant
Edward G. Mackay, MD, FACS, RPVI, RVT
1:15 - 1:30 PM
Pre-recorded Sclerotherapy Video Demonstration
Edward G. Mackay, MD, FACS, RPVI, RVT
1:30 - 2:00 PM
Case Presentations:
Can Anything Be Done for Staining and Matting
Neurological Complications of Sclerotherapy
Do Lasers and Ohmic Devices Work for Spider Veins
Edward G. Mackay, MD, FACS, RPVI, RVT
2:00 - 2:15 PM
Break and Exhibit Hall
2:15 - 3:30 PM

Session 6 - Venous Practice Quagmires

Moderator:
Lowell S. Kabnick, MD
Onsite Panelist:
Jose I. Almeida, MD
Zoom Panel:
Peter Gloviczki, MD
Neil Khilnani, MD
Thomas M. Proebstle, MD
2:15 - 3:30 PM
Case Presentations:
Difficult Patients
Lowell S. Kabnick, MD, RPhS, FACS, FACPh
3:30 - 3:45 PM

Session 7 - Journal of Vascular Surgery: Venous & Lymphatics (JVSVL) Update

The Top Ten Articles Everyone Needs to Know
Peter Gloviczki, MD, FACS
3:45 - 3:45 PM
Adjourn

Friday, April 23, 2021

8:00 - 9:00 AM
Breakfast and Exhibit Hall
9:00 - 10:00 AM

Session 8 - Venous Stent Pearls

Moderator:
Jose I. Almeida, MD
Onsite Panelist:
Constantino S. Pena, MD
Zoom Panel:
Seshadri Raju, MD
William A. Marston, MD
Anthony J. Comerota, MD
Mark H. Meissner, MD
9:00 - 9:30 AM
Venous Stent Systems - Braided Elgiloy, Laser-Cut Nitinol, and others. Data & Video
Jose I. Almeida, MD, FACS, RPVI, RVT
9:30 - 9:40 AM
Zilver Vena Data - Launch of New Stent
Anthony J. Comerota, MD
9:40 - 9:45 AM
Case Presentation: Chronic Total Occlusions Of The Iliac Veins And Vena Cava: Complications I've Seen
Mark H. Meissner, MD
9:45 - 10:00 AM
Questions for Panel:
Do We Still Need Elgiloy Stents And Z-Stents
Closed Cell Or Open Cell Nitinol Stents For Iliocaval Therapy
Pre & Post Stent Dilatation: Elgiloy Vs Nitinol
Jose I. Almeida, MD, FACS, RPVI, RVT
10:00 - 10:15 AM
Break and Exhibit Hall
10:15 - 11:00 AM

Session 9 - Femoral Vein Interventions

Moderator:
Jose I. Almeida, MD
Zoom Panel:
Mark J. Garcia, MD
Steven Elias, MD
Jan Sloves, RVT, RCS, FASE
10:15 - 10:30 AM
Femoral Vein Duplex Imaging with Exciting New Techniques for the Profunda Femoris Vein
Jan Sloves, RVT, RCS, FASE
10:30 - 10:45 AM
Case Presentations:
ACCESS Trial: EKOS and TPA Overnight
Mark J. Garcia, MD, MS, FSIR
10:45 - 11:00 AM
Case Presentations:
SSAT Trial: Single Session Angioplasty Thrombolysis
Steven Elias, MD
11:00 - 12:00 PM

Session 10 - Diagnostic Dilemma

Moderator:
Julian J. Javier, MD
Onsite Panelists:
Lowell S. Kabnick, MD
Edward G. Mackay, MD
Zoom Panel:
Alan Dietzek, MD
Paul McNeill, MD
11:00 - 12:00 PM
Case Presentations:
Leg Pain: Venous Versus Non-Venous
Leg Swelling: Venous, Lymphatic, Lipedema or Cardiac
Leg Staining, Lipodermatosclerosis, Shamberg, Necrobiosis Lipoidica and Others
Erythema Nodosum, Levido Reticularis
Julian J. Javier, MD, FSCAI, FCCP
12:00 - 1:00 PM
Lunch Symposium - Understanding Legal Tools: Keys to Lawsuit Prevention, Medical License Protection & Tax Savings Speaker: David Gibb
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12:00 - 1:00 PM
Lunch and Exhibit Hall
1:00 - 2:00 PM

Session 11 - Pelvic Vein Disorders

Moderator:
Jose I. Almeida, MD
Zoom Panel:
Cynthia K. Shortell, MD
Kathleen Gibson, MD
Mark H. Meissner, MD
1:00 - 1:15 PM
Pelvic Vein Disorders Video Demonstration
Jose I. Almeida, MD, FACS, RPVI, RVT
1:15 - 1:45 PM
Case Presentations:
Pelvic Venous Disorders: Understanding the Anatomy
Nutcracker Syndrome: Endo vs Open Choices
Mark H. Meissner, MD
1:45 - 2:00 PM
Questions for Panel:
Embolization Techniques
Imaging Required for Insurance Authorization
Jose I. Almeida, MD, FACS, RPVI, RVT
2:00 - 2:15 PM
Break and Exhibit Hall
2:15 - 3:30 PM

Session 12 - IVC Controversies

Moderator:
Lowell S. Kabnick, MD
Onsite Panelists:
Jose I. Almeida, MD
Edward G. Mackay, MD
Constantino S. Pena, MD
Julian J. Javier, MD
Zoom Panel:
Nick Morrison, MD
Neil M. Khilnani, MD
2:15 - 3:30 PM
Controversies
Thermal vs Non-thermal (Ablate & Wait?)
Physician Compounded Foam vs Polidocanol Endovenous Microfoam
Perforator Treatment for C6 Only
Reflux vs Obstruction : Which First
EHIT 2 Needs Anticoagulation
Nitinol Vs Elgiloy Below the Inguinal Ligament
Lowell S. Kabnick, MD, RPhS, FACS, FACPh
3:30 - 3:30 PM
Adjourn

Saturday, April 24, 2021

8:00 - 9:00 AM
Breakfast and Exhibit Hall
9:00 - 10:00 AM

Session 13 - Thromboembolic Issues

Moderator:
Jose I. Almeida, MD
Onsite Panelists:
Srini Tummala, MD
Constantino S. Pena, MD
Lowell S. Kabnick, MD
Zoom Panel:
Timothy K. Liem, MD
9:00 - 9:30 AM
Case Presentations:
Massive and Sub-massive Pulmonary Embolism Management & Devices Available for Treatment
Srini Tummala, MD
9:30 - 9:45 AM
Case Presentations:
Retrieving Embedded Inferior Vena Cava Filters: Technical Tips
Patient who had Iliac Vein Occlusion with IVC Filter in Placed.
Patient with Nickel and Copper Allergy, What do you do?
Constantino S. Pena, MD
9:45 - 10:00 AM
Case Presentations:
Treatment of Chronic Iliofemoral Venous Occlusion with Hybrid Iliac Vein Stenting and Femoral Endovenectomy
Timothy K. Liem, MD, MBA, FACS
10:00 - 10:15 AM
Break and Exhibit Hall
10:15 - 11:00 AM

Session 14 - Thrombectomy Device Theater

Moderator:
Jose I. Almeida, MD
Onsite Panelists:
Constantino S. Pena,MD
Mark J. Garcia, MD
Srini Tummala, MD
10:15 - 10:30 AM
Pre-recorded Video:
Thromboembolic Disease: Acute and Chronic Situations:
Rheolytic Thrombectomy, Thrombectomy Extracorporeal Bypass
Jose I. Almeida, MD, FACS, RPVI, RVT
10:30 - 10:45 AM
Case Presentations:
The Device I Choose Depends on Clinical Presentation: Indigo, Jeti,Clotriever
Constantino S. Pena, MD
10:45 - 11:00 AM
Case Presentations
My Approach to Acute and Chronic DVT Differs
Mark J. Garcia, MD, MS, FSIR
11:00 - 12:00 PM

Session 15 - Annual V2 Symposium: Ask the Experts

Moderator:
Steve Elias, MD
Onsite Panelists:
Jose I. Almeida, MD
Edward G. Mackay, MD
Lowell S. Kabnick, MD
Julian J. Javier, MD
Constantino S. Pena, MD
Zoom Panel:
Seshadri Raju, MD
Mark Meissner, MD
Timothy K. Liem, MD
Peter Gloviczki, MD
Kathleen D. Gibson, MD
12:00 - 12:00 PM
Closing Remarks
Adjourn




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