International Faculty

Prof. William Boden

Prof. William Boden

Professor of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine Lecturer in Medicine, Harvard Medical School Boston, MA

Prof. Paul Armstrong

Prof. Paul Armstrong

Distinguished University Professor Founding Director, Canadian VIGOUR Centre University of Alberta Edmonton, Alberta

Prof. Jeroen Bax

Prof. Jeroen Bax

Past President European Society of Cardiology Director,Echo Laboratory, Department of Cardiology, Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands

Dr. Deepak Bhatt

Dr. Deepak Bhatt

Executive Director of Interventional Cardiovascular Programs, Brigham and Women’s Hospital Heart & Vascular Center Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School Boston, MA

Prof. Bernhard Meier

Prof. Bernhard Meier

Senior Consultant, University Hospital of Cardiology Bern, Switzerland

Prof. Anthony Gershlick

Prof. Anthony Gershlick

Professor of Interventional Cardiology, University of Leicester, UK

Prof. David Taggart

Prof. David Taggart

Professor of Cardiovascular Surgery, University of Oxford, UK

Nicolas Amabile

Dr. Nicolas Amabile

Interventional Cardiologist, Institut Mutualiste Montsouris, Paris, France

Fausto Pinto

Prof. Fausto Pinto

Dean of the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal

Course Director

MS Hiremath

M.S. Hiremath

Pune

Harshawardhan Mardikar

Harshawardhan Mardikar

Nagpur

Jamshed Dalal

Jamshed Dalal

Mumbai

Ajit Bhagwat

Ajit Bhagwat

Aurangabad

Rony Mathew

Rony Mathew

Kochi

Niteen Deshpande

Niteen Deshpande

Nagpur

Nagaraj Desai

Nagaraj Desai

Bangalore

Scientific Program

FRIDAY - 18th JANUARY 2019

Hall I

5.00-5.30pm

Break

5.30 - 6.30pm

Burning issues in clinical management

P Armstrong : Cardiovascular Tsunami in Elderly

D Taggart : Challenges & outcomes in Octogenarians after CABG

TBD : Use of ticagrelor in elderly

Discussion

6.30-7.30pm

Cardiogenic Shock : still a long way to go

P Armstrong : Clinical implications of timely Pharmacoinvasive Therapy

A Gershlick – Have we reached limits with PCI? If so what next?

Discussion

7.30-8.30pm

Rapid Fire

W Boden - Unmet Need for Adjunctive Dyslipidaemia Therapy in Hypertriglyceridemia Management

N Amabile - Insights into stent thrombosis in bifurcation PCI

A Gershlick - Complete revascularisation in ACS. Is it worth it and can FFR help

Hall II
Interesting Cases by Invitation

2.00-3.00pm

Award Session I

3.00-4.00pm

Nightmares in cath Lab - I

4.00-5.00pm

Live Case

Hall III
Interesting Cases By Invitation

2.00-3.00pm

Award Session II

3.00-4.00pm

AMI

4.00-5.00pm

Left Main

SATURDAY - 19th JANUARY 2019

Hall I

11.30-12.00noon

Break

12.00-1.15pm

Challenges and Opportunities in management of HF

P Armstrong : Search for New Solutions in HFpEF

TBD : ARNI pre-discharge

TBD : How to set up HF clinic?

Audience interaction

1.15-2.15pm

Lunch

2.15-3.30pm

Personalised CV Medicine

JJ Dalal - Clinical challenges of multi-morbid patients with AF

B Meier : Devices - Is the role limited for comorbid patients only?

P Armstrong : Reflections on Balancing Precision and Personalized Cardiovascular Medicine

Panel discussion

3.30-4.45pm

Management of stable Ischemic heart disease - Courage & Beyond Part I - Coronary revascularisation

W Boden - The role of revascularisation post ORBITA

B Meier - Have we reached the limits with DES?

D Taggart - Multivessel disease & diabetes : Is CABG surgery a gold standard?

Discussion

4.45-5.15pm

Break

5.15-6.30pm

Part II - Medical management

W Boden - Thrombotic risk reduction in stable CAD

JJ Dalal - How to identify & treat high risk patient at stable IHD?

Discussion

6.30-7.30pm

Gruentzig symposium

W Boden - Historical Milestones in the Management of Stable Coronary Artery Disease

D Taggart - Fifty years after Favaloro, coronary artery bypass surgery is still an ART

B Meier - Forty years after Gruentzig

7.30pm

Distinguished Teacher Award

Hall II
Interesting Cases by Invitation

8.30-9.30pm

Bifurcation

9.30-10.30am

Live case

10.30-11.30am

Live Case

1.15-2.15pm

Luncheon Session - HF Adda (lunch boxes available in the hall)

Hall III
Interesting Cases by Invitation

8.00-9.15am

Left Main

9.15-10.30am

Nightmares in Cath Lab - II

10.30-11.45am

Interesting Insights from Imaging - Case based presentations

SUNDAY - 20th JANUARY 2019

Hall I

8.30-9.30am

Unusual cases of rotablation with Dr Gambhir

Expert - A Gershlick

9.30-11.00am

Controversies in management of LMCA Disease

A Gershlick : Contemporary considerations of techniques in left main stem PCI

N Amabile - Imaging in left main PCI - when & why?

B Meier - Intervention cardiologist's view

D Taggart - Surgeon's view

Discussion

11.00-12.30pm

Meet the Masters - Birds eye view

45min

J Bax - Management of functional mitral regurgitation

45min

B Meier - LAA appendage closure

12.30-1.30pm

FESC International Convocation ceremony

Spotlight

Live Cases & Live-in-a-Box

Share , discuss and learn

Meet the Expert

During interactive sessions

Special Focus on

Coronary Physiology & Imaging

How to get Fast-track FESC International?

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Fellowship benefits

    FESC International

  • The title “International FESC” for one year only
  • Free registration to ESC Congress of the same year
  • An International FESC badge at ESC Congress of the year which allows access to the FESC lounge during the ESC Congress of the same year
  • Exclusive access to the ESC Professional Members’ Lounge at ESC Congress of the same year
  • Free copy of the latest ESC Pocket Guidelines
  • Online access to the European Heart Journal or Cardiovascular Research Journal for one year only
  • Online access to ESC CardioMed - Online offer based on the ESC Textbook of Cardiovascular Medicine 3rd Edition
  • Online access to CME accredited webinar series in General Cardiology
  • Unlimited access to CME accredited General Cardiology  programme for Continuing Professional Development on the ESC eLearning platform
  • Online & Print access to Clinate
  • Free registration to Advanced Cardiology Programme for International FESC, Mumbai

    AFESC International

  • The title “Associate International FESC” for one year only
  • Exclusive access to the Professional Members’ lounge @ ESC Congress
  • Free copy of the latest ESC Pocket Guidelines
  • Annual online subscription to European Heart Journal or Cardiovascular Research Journal
  • Exclusive access to the ESC member directory
  • Online access to ESC CardioMed - Online offer based on the ESC Textbook of Cardiovascular Medicine 3rd Edition
  • Online access to CME accredited webinar series in General Cardiology
  • Unlimited access to CME accredited General Cardiology  programme for Continuing Professional Development on the ESC eLearning platform
  • Will get 10 points on attending each Advanced Cardiology Programme for International FESC.
  • Online & Print access to Clinate

Group Photos

FESC INTERNATIONAL 2014

FESC INTERNATIONAL 2014

FESC INTERNATIONAL 2015

FESC INTERNATIONAL 2015

FESC INTERNATIONAL 2016

FESC INTERNATIONAL 2016

FESC INTERNATIONAL 2017

FESC INTERNATIONAL 2017

Event location

Hotel JW Marriott, Sahar,
Mumbai.

IA Project Road, Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport,
Andheri,
Mumbai-400099 India.