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 - Oct 28      Fri - Oct 29      Sat - Oct 30   

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 28, 2021

12:15 - 2:00 PM
PLENARY SESSION
WHAT'S NEW SINCE OUR LAST CONFERENCE
Chair/Organizer: Stacy Ellsworth, Tracy Minichiello, Sara Vazquez

1
Welcome: Celebrating 30 Years and Our New President
Sara Vazquez, Stacy Ellsworth, Scott Kaatz, Tracy Minichiello, Allison Burnett

2
COVID 19 - Lessons Learned
Scott Kaatz Henry Ford Hospital

3
New Papers and Guidelines
Tracy Minichiello, Adam Cuker

4
Q&A Panel

2:00 - 2:30 PM
BREAK
BREAK

2:30 - 3:30 PM
PLENARY SESSION
HEALTH DISPARITIES & PATIENT CARE
Chair/Organizer: Sara Vazquez

1
Introduction
Sara Vasquez

2
Addressing Health Disparities in Your Practice
Kimmy Terry

3
Real-World Effectiveness and Safety of Apixaban Versus Warfarin in Patients with Acute Venous Thromboembolism from a Large Tertiary Hospital in Saudi Arabia
Majed Al Yami1, Omar Alshaya1, Mohannad Alshibani2, Ghazwa Korayem3, Osamah Alfayez4, Abdulaali Almutairi5, Mohammed Alzahrani1, Abdulmajeed Alshehri1, Omar Almohammed6 1King Saud bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. 2King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. 3Princess Nourah bint Abdulrahman University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. 4Qassim University, Qassim, Saudi Arabia. 5Saudi Food and Drug Authority, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. 6King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

4
CATCHem Before They Fall Through the Cracks: Implementation of a Comprehensive Atherosclerosis Treatment Collaborative Health System Transition of Care Multidisciplinary Clinic
Youssef Bessada, Taki Galanis, Brandi Thoma, Luis Eraso, Walter Kraft, Geno Merli, Dina Orapello, Lynda Thomson, Heather Yenser Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, USA

5
Who did the system fail:Impact of social determinants onanticoagulation quality among patients receiving warfarin during a transition to a telehealth anticoagulation clinic during the COVID-19 pandemicat a safety net academic medicalcenter
Alyssa E. Utz1, Michael D. Knauss1, Marshall Fleurant2, Mikhail Y. Akbashev2 1Grady Health System, Atlanta, GA, USA. 2Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA

6
Live Q&A Panel

3:45 - 4:45 PM
SATELLITE WORKSHOP
CORPORATE LUNCH SATELLITE SYMPOSIA

5:00 - 6:30 PM
PLENARY SESSION
ANTICOAGULATION SERVICE - THE NEW NORMAL
Chair/Organizer: Allison Burnett, Scott Kaatz

1
Introduction
Allison Burnett, Scott Kaatz

2
Rapid Fire: Practice Innovations
Daniel Witt, Arthur Allen, Andrea Van Beek

3
Staying Relevant Clinic of the Future
Mark Crowther, Allison Burnett

4
Moving the Needle: IHI and Anticoagulation Safety and Stewardship
Frank Federico

5
Q&A Panel

6:30 - 7:30 PM
POSTER SESSION
POSTERS/EXHIBITS