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How to deal with bifurcation lesions

Date: 26-August 2021

In Collaboration : Institut Cardiovasculaire Paris sud

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Dr. Hussein Alamri

Consultant Interventional Cardiologist,Riyadh, KSA

Mohammad Kurdy

Dr. Mohammad Kurdi

Consultant Interventional Cardiologist, KSA

President of SACIS


Dr. Mohamad Almukhaini

Interventional cardiologist

National heart center, Royal hospital – Muscat, Oman


Dr. Antoinette Neylon

Interventional cardiologist Cardiovascular Institute Paris Sud (ICPS) – Massy, France

Dr. Lefevre Thierry

Head of the Interventional Cardiology
Cardiovascular Institute Paris Sud (ICPS) – Massy, France


Dr. Philippe Garot

Interventional cardiologist Cardiovascular Institute Paris Sud (ICPS) – Massy, France

Dr. Thomas Hovasse

Interventional cardiologist Cardiovascular Institute Paris Sud (ICPS) – Massy, France

19:00-19:05   ⇒      Introduction

M. Kurdi

19:05-19:25  ⇒      What should we know about bifurcation lesions

T. Lefèvre

19:25-19:45   ⇒  How to manage difficult side branch access


P. Garot

19::45-20:05  ⇒      What is special with the Left Main?      


A. Neylon


20:05-20.25  ⇒      Sharing experience with 2 Cases Presentations     


T. Hovasse

20:25-20:45    ⇒  Open Discussion

Imaging in Cath Lab & its importance for intervention

Date:  31-July 2021

International Center:  The Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI)

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Dr. Abdullah Shehab (UAE)

Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine Editor in Chief  NEMJ, UAE


Dr.Adil B. Al-Riyami (Oman)

Interventional Cardiologist at SQUH, Muscat, Oman

Khalid Bin Thani

Dr.Khalid Bin Thani (Bahrain)

Consultant Interventional Cardiologist, Bahrain specialist hospital, Bahrain


Dr. Akiko Maehara (FSCAI)

Director, Intravascular Imaging Core Laboratory and MRI Core Laboratory, CRF Clinical Trials Center, USA

Assistant Professor of Medicine at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons

Elissa Altin

Dr. Elissa Altin (FSCAI)

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Yale University School of Medicine, USA


Dr. Gary Mintz

Senior Medical Advisor at the Cardiovascular Research Foundation (CRF), USA

Course Director Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT)


Dr. Annaporna Kini

Member, SCAI Bifurcation Club

Director Cardiac Cath Lab, Mount Sinai Hospital, USA

Interventional Director of Structural Heart Program

Zena and Michael A Wiener Professor of Medicine

19:00-19:05   ⇒      Introduction

 Abdullah Shehab

19:05-19:25  ⇒       Essentials on Selected Tracks                 

Akiko Maehara

19:25-19:45   ⇒    Manage vessel sizing in acute MI  

Elissa Altin

19::45-20:05  ⇒      State of Art Session                             

Gary Mintz

19:05-20:25  ⇒     Sharing experience for Cases & complication

Annaporna Kini

20:25-20:40    ⇒    Q&A

TAVI: Management, Recent Updates & Best Practice

Date:  18-June 2021

In Collaboration : Hospital European Georges Pompidou

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Dr. Fahad Baslaib (UAE)

Interventional Cardiologist, Rashid Hospital, Dubai, UAE


Dr.Wail Alkashkari (KSA)

Consultant Interventional Cardiology, Consultant congenital and Structural Heart Disease Intervention, King Faisal Cardiac Center, National Guard, Jeddah, KSA


Dr. Abdullah Al Enezi (Kuwait)

Interventional Cardiologist, Chest Diseases Hospital, Kuwait


Dr. Altayyeb Yousef (Kuwait)

Interventional Cardiologist, Structural Heart & Valve Diseases Specialist, Kuwait



Professor of cardiology Hospital Georges Pompidou, Paris, France, Founder Arterial Remodeling Technologies, Co-founder of EAPCI

Christian Spaulding

Prof. Christian Spaulding (France)

Professor of Cardiology, Paris Descartes University, and Director of the Integrated Interventional Cardiology and Radiology Department, European Hospital Georges Pompidou, Paris, France

Dr Eloi

Prof. Eloi Marijon (France)

Professor of Medicine, University of Paris, France

Cardiovascular and cardiac electrophysiology specialist, head of the Cardiac Electrophysiology Section, European Georges Pompidou hospital, Paris, France


Dr. Nicole Karam (France)

Associate Professor in Interventional Cardiology, Paris University &Georges Pompidou European Hospital, Co-Chair of the Heart Valve Unit, France


Dr.Chekrallah Chamandi

Interventional Cardiologist, Georges Pompidou European Hospital, Paris, France

Ozge Ozden

Dr: Ozge Ozden (Turkey)

Cardiologist and multi-modality cardiovascular imaging specialist, Meorial Healthcare Group, Turkey Communication Committee Member at ESC


19:00-19:05:  ⇒  Introduction

19:05-19:20:   What are the criteria to perform TAVI in the Cath lab or in the operating room?

Christian Spaulding:

19:20-19:35:  ⇒ Updates and new guidelines

Nicole Karam:

19:35-19:50:  ⇒Alternative access for TAVI

Chekrallah Chamandi:

19:50-20:05 :  ⇒The issue of low risk TAVI: perspectives


20:05-20:20:  ⇒Strategies for pace maker implantation after TAVI

Eloi Marijon:

20:20-20:35:  ⇒Cases & complication

Paul Achouh:

20:35-20:50 :  ⇒Industrial Symposium

20:50-21:00 :  ⇒Q&A

Mitral Clip: Essentials, Updates and Complications

Date:  21-May 2021

In Collaboration : Baylor st.luke’s medical center

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Dr. Mohamad Aloteibi, KSA

Senior Interventional Cardiologist, Prince Sultan Cardiac Center,Riyadh


Dr. Khaled Almerri, Kuwait

Intervention Cardiologist, Cheast Hospital, Kuwait

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Dr.Guilherme Silva, USA

Director of Structural Heart Disease at Baylor College of Medicine and at the Texas Heart Institute, and Assistant Professor at Baylor College of Medicine  

Dr Nair

Dr. Ajith Nair, USA

Advanced heart failure cardiologist, Baylor College of Medicine, USA

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Dr. Mahmoud Traina, UAE

Staff Physician, Heart and Vascular Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Abu Dhabi, UAE


19:00-19:05:  ⇒  Introduction - Fawaz Almutairi, KSA

Fawaz Almutairi:

19:05-19:25:   Update on Mitra Clip trials and mitral guidelines

Guilherme Silva:

19:25-19:45:  ⇒ Tools for Management of Heart Failure:

When to clip and most importantly when not to clip the mitral valve

Ajith Nair :

19:45-20:05:  ⇒Mitra Clip Case Presentation

Guilherme Silva: 

19:05-20:25:  ⇒ QA

Mahmoud Traina, UAE:

20:25-20:55:  ⇒ Navigating Challenging Anatomies - A Gulf Experience