Conference Program

Welcome! Please find the current preliminary program for AC Forum 2017 listed below. Note that any aspect of this program is subject to change and the below program should not be considered final including presentation timings and poster numbers.


  Thu - Apr 11      Fri - Apr 12      Sat - Apr 13   

THURSDAY, APRIL 11, 2019

9:00 - 5:00 PM
BREAK
REGISTRATION
Great Hall Foyer

9:00 - 10:30 AM
BREAK
WELCOME COFFEE BREAK
Great Hall 1-3

10:30 - 10:45 AM
PLENARY SESSION
WELCOME
Chair/Organizer: Eva Kline-Rogers, Renato Lopes, and Sara Vazquez (Conference Co-Chairs)
Great Hall 4

10:45 - 12:30 PM
PLENARY SESSION
SESSION 1 RAPID FIRE - WHAT'S NEW SINCE THE LAST ACF CONFERENCE?
Chair/Organizer: Mark Crowther and Terri Schnurr
Great Hall 4

10:45
Top Papers from the Last Year You Need to Know About
Tracy Minichiello. University of California, San Francisco

11:20
New Antithrombotic Agents
Deborah Siegal. McMaster University

11:55
Guidance Updates from ASH and ACC
Daniel Witt. University of Utah College of Pharmacy

12:30 - 2:00 PM
SATELLITE WORKSHOP
BMS/PFIZER LUNCH SYMPOSIUM: CLINICAL TRIAL RESULTS COMPLEMENTED BY A REAL-WORLD DATABASE ANALYSIS OF A MEDICARE NONVALVULAR ATRIAL FIBRILLATION (NVAF) POPULATION
Great Hall 5


JANSSEN LUNCH SYMPOSIUM: ADVANCES IN THE MANAGEMENT OF CAD/PAD: A NEW TREATMENT FOR THROMBOTIC RISK REDUCTION
Great Hall 6

2:15 - 4:00 PM
PLENARY SESSION
SESSION 2 COMBINED THERAPY - AFIB, CORONARY AND PERIPHERAL DISEASE
Chair/Organizer: Elaine Hylek and Alan Jacobson
Great Hall 4

2:15
Anticoagulants for Secondary Prevention of CAD/PAD
John Eikelboom. McMaster University

2:50
What is PAD and How Should I Treat It?
Heather Gornik. Cleveland Clinic

3:25
Combined Antithrombotic Therapy: Is There a Role for it in 2019?
Renato Lopes. Duke University

4:00 - 5:30 PM
POSTER SESSION
POSTER PRESENTATION AND WELCOME RECEPTION
Great Hall 1-3

5:30 - 6:30 PM
SATELLITE WORKSHOP
POINT OF CARE RECEPTION SYMPOSIUM: HOW EVIDENCE-DERIVED CLINICAL DECISION SUPPORT WITHIN ELECTRONIC HEALTH RECORDS CAN IMPROVE DELIVERY OF OPTIMIZED ANTICOAGULANT THERAPY: THE POINT OF CARE AC DECISION SUPPORT EXPERIENCE
Great Hall 5