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THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 2013

9:00 am-12:00 pm Mock Oral Exams
1:00 pm-5:00 pm Young Surgeons Program

Co-Directors: Mark G. Davies
The Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX
Nicholas J. Gargiulo, III
North Shore-LIJ Health System/Hofstra School of Medicine/ New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine, New York, NY
 
  WELCOME AND INTRODUCTION
 
  VASCULAR SURGERY TRAINING
1:00 pm Open Surgical Experience Is the Most Important Part of Your Vascular Training
Atul S. Rao
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Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY
1:15 pm Endo Experience is the Most Important Part of Your Vascular Training
Susanna H. Shin
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Georgetown University Hosp/Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC
1:30 pm Can I talk to You About a Patient?: The Importance Of Mentorship And Senior Partners In Your First Job
Neil Moudgill
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University of South Florida, Tampa, FL
 
  PRACTICE MODELS
1:45 pm You Should Go Into Private Practice!
Paul Anain
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Sisters of Charity Hospital, Buffalo NY
2:00 pm You Should Go Into Academic Practice!
David H. Stone
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Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH
2:15 pm You Should Go Do Basic Science!
Gilbert R. Upchurch, Jr.
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University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
 
  YOUR FIRST REAL JOB
2:30 pm Making the Deal: Interview, Contract, Deal Breakers 1st Job
R. Clement Darling, III

The Vascular Group, PLLC, Albany Medical Center Hospital, Albany, NY
2:45 pm What To Expect From Your First Year In Practice
Paul Foley
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Georgetown University Hosp/Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC
3:00 pm The Business of Medicine-Structure of Reimbursement
Mark A. Adelman
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New York University Vascular Associates, New York, NY
3:15 pm Panel and Audience Discussion
 
3:30 pm-5:00 pm CASE PRESENTATIONS

Moderators: Cassius Iyad N. Ochoa Chaar
Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  Joshua A. Eisenberg
Captial Health, Pennington, NJ
3:30 pm Aortoenteric Fistula: Endovascular Repair as Staged Procedure Before Definitive Repair
Ritu Aparajita
Staten Island University Hospital, Staten Island, NY
3:43 pm Is Better the Enemy of Good: Intervening on Asymptomatic Restenosis After CEA
Robert Beaulieu
Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD
3:56 pm An Expanding Right Popliteal Artery Aneurysm With A Type-II Geniculate Endoleak Five Years After Exclusion and Bypass
Marika Bergenstock
New York College of Osteopathic Medicine (NYCOM), Westbury, NY
4:09 pm To Stent or Not To Stent: Endovascular Stent Graft Repair of an SMA Aneurysm In The Setting Of Complex Aortic Pathology
Nina Bowens
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
4:22 pm Endovascular Salvage of Failed CryoVein Lower Extremity Bypasses
Catherine Go
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA
4:35 pm Blunt Trauma of the Infrarenal Aorta Following a Car-Pedestrian Accident
Vladyslav Melnyk
SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY
5:00 pm ADJOURN
 
4:00 pm Executive Council Meeting
5:00 pm-6:00 pm Young Surgeons Networking Cocktail Reception
6:00 pm-7:30 pm Welcome Reception
7:30 pm Past President's Dinner

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 2013

7:30 am Presidential Welcome
7:40 am-8:55 am SCIENTIFIC SESSION I: VENOUS/OTHER
  Moderators: Vivian Gahtan
SUNY Upstate Medica University, Syracuse, NY
Kathleen J. Ozsvath
Vascular Institute, Albany, NY
7:40 am 1. Limited Venoplasty and Anticoagulation Affords Excellent Long-term Results After First Rib Resection and Scalenectomy for Paget-Schroetter Syndrome
Christopher J. Abularrage, Danielle H. Rochlin, Shalini Selvarajah, Ying W. Lum, Julie A. Freischlag
Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD
  Discussant: Benjamin B. Chang
The Vascular Group, Albany Medical Center Hospital, Albany, NY
7:55 am 2. Office Based Iliac Venogram, Ivus, And Stenting
Anil Hingorani, Enrico Ascher, Borislav Kheyson, Arkady Ganelin, Eleanor Ladgarova, Natalie Marks
Lutheran Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY
8:05 am 3. Risk Factors For Non-retrieval Of Retrievable Inferior Vena Cava Filters
Jeffrey J. Siracuse, Ahmed Al Bazroon, Andrew J. Meltzer, John Karwowski, Darren Schneider, Peter H. Connolly
New York Presbyterian, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA.
8:15 am 4. Posterior Tibial Vein Aneurysm Presenting As Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome: Case Report And Review Of The Literature
Anu Whisenhunt, EnYaw Hong, Micheal Ayad, Josh Heller, Babak Abai, Dawn Salvatore, Paul DiMuzio
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
8:25 am 5. Iliac Vein Angioplasty Augments Venous Ulcer Healing in Patients who have Standard Compression Therapy and Perforator Closure
Albeir Y. Mousa, Mike Broce, Shadi Abu-Halimah, Saadi Alhalbouni, Betro Sadek, Stephen M. Hass, John E. Campbell, Patrick A. Stone, Ali F. AbuRahma
R C Byrd Health Sciences Center, West Virginia University, Charleston, WV
8:35 am 6. Aromatase Deletion Accelerates Female Experimental Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Formation
William Forrest Johnston, Gang Su, Morgan Salmon, Guanyi Lu, , Emilie F. Rissman, , Gorav Ailawadi, Gilbert Rivers Upchurch, Jr.
University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
8:45 am 7. National Trends in Endovascular and Open Renal Artery Interventions for Renal Artery Stenosis and the Impact of Recent Randomized Controlled Trials
Saqib Zia, Muhammad Asad Khan, Kuldeep Singh, Jonathan Schor, Jonathan Deitch
Staten Island University Hospital, Staten Island, NY
8:55 am-10:10 am ISSUES PANEL

Moderator: Robert Y. Rhee
Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY

Future of Vascular Surgery: Evolution or Preservation of the Species?"

Integration of Training Paradigm with Cardiothoracic Surgery
R. Clement Darling, III
The Vascular Group, PLLC, Albany Medical Center Hospital, Albany, NY

Concerns Regarding a Combined Vascular Surgery/Cardiothoracic Training Program
Michael C. Dalsing
Indiana University Medical School, Indianapolis, IN
President of APDVS Executive Council

Cardiothoracic Surgery's Viewpoint
Joseph E. Bavaria
University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA

The Past, Present and Future of Vascular Surgery in Relationship to Other Specialties: The Impact Of This Relationship On Vascular Surgery’s Survival
Frank J. Veith
New York University-Langone Medical Center, The Cleveland Clinic, USUHS, New York, NY

DISCUSSION

10:10 am-10:40 am COFFEE BREAK
10:40 am-12:05 pm SCIENTIFIC SESSION II: DIALYSIS

Moderators: Paul B. Kreienberg
Vascular Institute, Albany, NY
  Evan C. Lipsitz
Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY

10:40 am 8. Elderly Patients Started On Hemodialysis With A Tunneled Dialysis Catheter Have Similar Long Term Survival After Arteriovenous Fistula Or Arteriovenous Graft Placement
Theodore H. Yuo, Rabih A. Chaer, Ellen D. Dillavou, Luke K. Marone, Michel S. Makaroun,
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

Discussant: Anil P. Hingorani
Lutheran Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY

10:55 am 9. Creation Of An Artificial Artery Using Adipose-derived Stem Cells (ascs) And Small Intestine Submucosa (sis)
Kathleen M. Lamb1, Aleksandra Policha1, Lily Chang1, Masaya Jimbo1, Ping Zhang, PhD1, Babak Abai, 1, Dawn Salvatore, 1, Thomas Tulenko2, Paul DiMuzio1
1Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, 2Cooper University Hospital, Camden, NJ
11:05 am 10. Efficacy of Axillary to Femoral Vein Bypass in Relieving Venous Hypertension in Dialysis Patients with Symptomatic Central Vein Occlusion
Joshua C. Grimm, Robert J. Beaulieu, Ibrahim S. Sultan, Mahmoud B. Malas, Thomas Reifsnyder
The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD
11:15 am 11. Early Surgical Thrombectomy Improves Hemodialysis Vascular Access Salvage
Nirvana Sadaghianloo1, Elixène Jean-Baptiste1, Hacène Gaïd2, Mohammed S. Islam1, Christophe Robino0, Serge Declemy1, Alan Dardik3, Réda Hassen-Khodja1
1University of Nice Sophia Antipolis, Nice, France, 2Princesse Grace Hospital Center, Monte Carlo, Monaco, 3Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
11:25 am 12. Fistula Maturation Algorithm Based Upon Anatomic Fistula Location
Elizabeth Pensler, Yevgeniy Rits, Jeffrey Rubin.
DMC/Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI
11:35 am 13. Cost Discrepancies in the Creation and Maintenance of Functional Arteriovenous Fistulas
Steven D. Abramowitz, Angela A. Kokkosis, Harry Schanzer, Peter L. Faries, Michael M. Marin, Victoria J. Teodorescu
Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY
11:45 am 14. Nanolipoblockers: Ex Vivo Human Plaque interaction for Therapeutic Management for Atherosclerosis
Paul B. Haser1, Latrisha K. Petersen2, Claire Fan3, Kyle Zablocki3, Adam W. York3, Daniel R. Lewis3, Kathryn E. Uhrich3, Robert E. Prud'homme3, Alan M. Graham1, Prabhas Moghe3
1UNJ-RWJMS, New Brunswick, NJ, 2Rutgers University, Piscataway, NJ, 3Rutgers University, Piscataway, NJ
11:55 am 15. Risk Score for Unplanned 30-Day Readmissions after Major Vascular Surgery Procedures
James C. Iannuzzi1, Ankur Chandra2, Kristin N. Kelly1, Aaron S. Rickles1, John R. T. Monson1, Fergal J. Fleming1
1Surgical Health Outcomes & Research Enterprise, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, 2University of Rochester, Rochester, NY
12:05 pm Introduction of Honorary Lecturer
12:10 pm HONORARY LECTURE
Renovascular Disease: A 40-Year Memoir of Study
Richard H. Dean
Wake Forest University
Winston-Salem, NC
12:45 pm ADJOURN
12:45 pm- 1:30 pm BUSINESS MEETING
2:00 pm Golf Tournament Shotgun Start
6:00 pm- 7:30 pm Dinner Symposium
Evening Free

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2013

8:00 am-9:25 am SCIENTIFIC SESSION III: PERIPHERAL

Moderators: William R. Flinn
University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, MD
  Benjamin M. Jackson
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

8:00 am 16. Risk Factors for Below-the-Knee Amputation Failure Requiring Above-the-Knee Revision
Wadi Gomero-Cure, John J. Ricotta, Susanna Shin, Fred Beavers, Cameron Akbari, Paul Foley
Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC
8:10 am 17. Cilostazol is Associated with Improved Outcomes After Peripheral Endovascular Interventions: A Meta-analysis
Courtney J. Warner1, Spencer W. Greaves2, Robin J. Larson2, Randall R. De Martino1, Richard J. Powell1, Daniel B. Walsh1, Philip P. Goodney1
1Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH, 2The Dartmouth Institute, Lebanon, NH

Discussant: Anton N. Sidawy
The George Washington University, Washington, DC

8:25 am 18. Contemporary Outcomes of Endovascular vs. Surgical Revascularization for Acute Limb Ischemia (ALI)
Ashraf Taha, Efthimios Avgerinos, Luke Marone, Raphael Byrne, Larry Fish, Michel Makaroun, Rabih A. Chaer
UPMC, Pittsburgh, PA
8:35 am 19. Protective Effects Of Angiotensin Ii Type-1 Receptor Blockade With Olmesartan On Spinal Cord Ischemia-reperfusion Injury: An Experimental Study On Rats
Adem Guler1, Mehmet Ali Sahin1, Fahri Gurkan Yesil1, Alper Ucak2, Burak Onan3, Kaan Inan2, Emin Oztas2, S?dd?k Arslan4, Bulent Uysal1, Ufuk Demirkilic1, Harun Tatar1
1Gulhane School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey, 2Gulhane School of Medicine, Istanbul, Turkey, 3Mehmet Akif Ersoy Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey, 4Gazi University Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
8:45 am 20. Impact of Chronic Kidney Disease on the Effectiveness of Peripheral Endovascular Interventions
Heather L. Gill, Jeffrey J. Siracuse, Peter H. Connolly, John K. Karwowski, Harry L. Bush, Darren B. Schneider, Andrew J. Meltzer
Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY
8:55 am 21. Lower Extremity Bypass for Critical Limb Ischemia - Predicting Extended Length of Stay
Jeffrey J. Siracuse, Douglas W. Jones, Heather L. Gill, Ashley Graham, Darren B. Schneider, Harry L. Bush, John K. Karwowski, Peter H. Connolly, Andrew J. Meltzer
New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY, USA.
9:05 am 22. Short Term Data With Lifestent Use In Resilient And Nonresilient Criteria Patients
Patrick A. Stone, John E. Campbell, Albeir Y. Mousa
West Virginia University, Charleston, WV
9:15 am 23. Most Complications of Common Femoral Endarterectomy Occur After Hospital Discharge
Bao-Ngoc H. Nguyen, Richard Neville, Mustafa Abugideiri, Rodeen Rahbar, Richard Aur, Anton Sidawy
George Washington University, Washington, DC
9:25 am-10:15 am RAPID FIRE PRESENTATIONS

Judges: Mark G. Davies
Brajesh K. Lal
Kathleen J. Ozsvath
Patrick A. Stone

9:25 am R1. Branched Surgical Grafts for Aortic Reconstruction In Connective Tissue Disorder Patients: The Emerging Standard For Repair
Dean J. Arnaoutakis, Brandon W. Propper, Natalia O. Glebova, Ying Wei Lum, Christopher J. Abularrage, James H. Black, III
The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD
9:28 am R2. Preoperative Smoking Cessation is Essential in Preventing Early Graft Failure After Infrainguinal Bypass Surgery
Shalini Selvarajah, Mahmoud B. Malas, MHS, James H. Black, III, Ying W. Lum, Brandon W. Propper, Christopher J. Abularrage
Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD
9:31 am R3. Delayed Permanent Access Placement in Incident ESRD Patients: Are Young Patients Waiting too Long?
Justin R. Wallace, Theodore Yuo, Ellen Dillavou
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA
9:34 am R4. One Hundred Open Abdominal Aortic Anerusym Repairs In The Evar Era
Omar Hamdallah
Northshore Long Island Jewish Hospital System, Great Neck, NY
9:37 am R5. 18F-FDG PET is a Useful Test to Evaluate Inflammation Associated with Human Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Development
Sean J. English1, Frank M. Davis1, Jose A. Diaz1, Janet A. English1, Tessa Watt1, James R. Stone2, Morand R. Piert1, Gilbert R. Upchurch, Jr.2
1University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 2University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
9:40 am R6. Isolated Limb Infusion For Melanoma And Sarcoma Performed In The Endovascular Operating Room
Benjamin M. Jackson1, Edmund K. Bartlett1, Oksana A. Jackson2, Ronald M. Fairman1, Paul J. Foley, III3, Douglas L. Fraker1, Giorgos C. Karakousis1
1Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 2Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, 3Medstar-Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC
9:43 am R7. Peripheral Occlusive Disease Provides the Highest Hospital Margins Despite Rising Costs
Nadia Awad, Joseph V. Lombardi, Francis Caputo, James Alexander, Jeffrey Carpenter, Jose Trani, Robert Gibbs, Nyali Taylor
Cooper, Caen, NJ
9:46 am R8. Does Peak Ankle Velocity (PAV) accurately reflect Lower Extremity Arterial Perfusion as Assessed by ABI?
Hamed Taheri, Michael Amendola, Justin Pfeifer, Francisco Albuquerque, Mark Levy
MCVHS/VCUHS, Richmond, VA
9:49 am R9. Radial Artery Access For Fistula Interventions. Is It Preferable?
Richard Schutzer
North Shore/LIJ, Lake Success, NY
9:52 am R10. Is Advanced Age Correlated with Adverse Outcomes in Carotid Endarterectomy
Elias Kfoury, Jonathan Dort, Homayoun Hashemi, Dipankar Mukherjee
Inova Fairfax Hospital, Falls Churrch, VA
9:55 am R11. Modification of T-graft for Extra Corporal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO) in a Patient with Small Caliber Femoral Arteries
Daniel Calderon, Faisal Aziz, Amy Reed
Penn State Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA
9:58 am R12. Adjunctive Use Of Thoracic Stent Cuffs To Treat Infrarenal Aortic Necks Too Large For Standard EVAR
Michael Wilderman1, Gregory Simonian1, Michael Curi2, David O'Connor1, Massimo Napolitano1
1Hackensack University Medical Center, Hackensack, NJ, 2University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, NJ
10:01 am R13. Clinical Impact of Isolated Infra-renal Aortic Stenosis
Rafael D. Malgor1, Nicos Labropoulos1, Marc Borge2, Celso Dias3, Peter Pappas4, Apostolos Tassiopoulos1
1Stony Brook University Medical Center, Stony Brook, NY, 2Loyola University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, 3The Aroostok Medical Center, St. Presque Isle, ME, 4The Brooklyn Hospital Center, New York, NY
10:04 am R14. Similar Outcomes in African American Compared to Caucasian Men with Chronic Limb Ischemia in an Equal Access to Care Setting
Hasan H. Dosluoglu1, Raphael Blochle2, Linda M. Harris2, Maciej L. Dryjski2
1VA Western NY Healthcare System, SUNY at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, 2SUNY at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY
10:07 am R15. Is Intramural Thrombus Protective and/or Predictive of Type II Endoleak in Patients Undergoing EVAR?
Sam Tyagi, Shinichi Fukuhara, Stephen Haveson
Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, NY
10:10 am R16. Use Of Drug Eluting Coronary Stents For Infrageniculate Lesions In High Risk Patients With Critical Limb Ischemia: Intermediate Follow Up Demonstrates Favorable Outcomes
Michael Wilderman, Gregory Simonian, David O'Connor, Massimo Napolitano
Hackensack University Medical Center, Hackensack, NJ
10:15 am-10:30 am COFFEE BREAK
10:30 am-11:40 am SCIENTIFiC SESSION IV: AORTIC I

Moderators: James H. Black
Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD
  Amy B. Reed
Penn State Hershey College of Medicine, Hershey, PA

10:30 am 24. Accuracy and Utility of Intravascular Ultrasound for Fenestrated Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm Repair
Martyn Knowles, Gregory A. Stanley, Mirza S. Baig, Rawson J. Valentine, Carlos H. Timaran
UT Southwestern, Dallas, TX
10:45 am 25. An Expanding Right Popliteal Artery Aneurysm With A Type-II Geniculate Endoleak Five Years After Exclusion And Bypass
Marika K. Bergenstock1, Joseph M. Anain, Sr.2, Paul M. Anain2
1New York College of Osteopathic Medicine, Old Westbury, NY, 2Sisters of Charity Hospital, Buffalo, NY
10:50 am 26. The Incidence And Fate Of Endoleaks Varies Between Ruptured And Elective Endovascular Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair
Adam Quinn, Manish Mehta, W. John Byrne, Sean P. Roddy, Seema S. Teymouri, Paul B. Kreienberg, Yaron Sternbach, R. Clement Darling III
The Vascular Group, The Institute for Vascular Health and Disease, Albany, NY

Discussant: Ageliki G. Vouyouka
Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY

11:05 am 27. Does Complete Eradication of Isolated Type II Endoleaks with Glue Embolization Affect EVAR Outcomes?
Naiem Nassiri, Yuriy Dudiy, Aditya Rachakonda, Khalil Qato, Alfio Carroccio, Robert J. Rosen, Richard M. Green
Lenox Hill Heart & Vascular Institute of New York, New York, NY
11:15 am 28. Fenestrated Endovascular Aneurysm Repair in Octogenarians with Paravisceral Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms
Bao-Ngoc H. Nguyen, Rodeen Rahbar, Richard Aur, Richard Neville, Anton Sidawy
George Washington University, Washington, DC
11:25 am 29. Delayed Abdominal Aortic Pseudoaneurysm Following Guidewire Perforation
Judith W. Cook
Penn State Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA
11:30 am 30. Regionalization Of Care For Patients With Ruptured Aaa Improves 30-day Mortality And 5-year Survival
Medhi J. Teymouri, Manish Mehta, R. Clement Darling, III, Philip S. K. Paty, Sean P. Roddy, Paul B. Kreienberg, Yaron Sternbach, John B. Taggert
The Vascular Group, The Institute for Vascular Health and Disease, Albany Medical College, The Center for Vascular Awareness Inc., Albany, NY
11:40 am-12:00 pm STUDENT AND RESIDENT PRESENTATIONS AND AWARDS

RAPID FIRE WINNER

12:00 am-12:10 pm Introduction of the President
12:10 pm-12:45 pm PRESIDENTIAL ADDRESS
Marshall E. Benjamin
University of Maryland
12:45 pm ADJOURN
1:00 pm DIVERSITY PANEL LUNCH: LEADERSHIP 101
Moderator: Anil P. Hingorani
Lutheran Medical Center
Brooklyn, NY
  Julie Ann Freischlag
Johns Hopkins University Medical Center
Baltimore, MD
Trainees: Developing Your Leadership Skills as a Trainee
Anton N. Sidawy
The George Washington University,
Washington, DC

Dealing with Conflict: Office Practice, Patients, Partners, Hospital
R. Clement Darling, III  View Slides
The Vascular Group, Albany Medical Center Hospital,
Albany, NY

You Get What You Negotiate
Vivian Gahtan  View Slides
SUNY Upstate Medica University,
Syracuse, NY

Research: Developing Your Program, Pitfalls and Opportunities
Michael A. Golden  View Slides
Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
Philadelphia, PA

How to Build a Multi-Disciplinary University-Based Vascular Practice in the Same Division and Under the Same Leadership
Ali F. AbuRahma  View Slides
West Virginia University
Charleston, WV

Cimbing the Academic Ladder
Julie Ann Freischlag  View Slides
Johns Hopkins University Medical Center
Baltimore, MD

2:15 pm The Kim Hansen Fly Fishing Tournament
2:30 pm Tennis Tournament
6:00 pm-7:00 pm President's Reception
7:00 pm-11:00 pm President's Banquet

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2013

8:00 am-9:05 am SCIENTIFIC SESSION V: AORTIC II

Moderators: Michael A. Golden
Penn Presbyterian Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA
  Albier Y. Mousa
West Virginia University, Charlestown, WV

8:00 am 31. Cohort-Comparison of Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Repair with Open Thoracic Aortic Repair Using Modern End-Organ Preservation Strategies
Dean J. Arnaoutakis, George J. Arnaoutakis, Robert J. Beaulieu, Christopher J. Abularrage, Ashish S. Shah, James H. Black, III
The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD
8:10 am 32. Outcomes of Open Surgical Repair for Chronic Type B Aortic Dissections
Allan M. Conway, Mostafa Sadek, Yonni Pellet, Georgia Panagopoulos, Alfio Carroccio, Konstadinos Plestis,
Lenox Hill Heart & Vascular Institute of New York, New York, NY
8:20 am 33. Outcomes For Ruptured AAA (REVAR And Open AAA Repair) Are Favorable If Performed By Vascular Surgeons As Compared To General Surgeons
Faisal Aziz, Amy B. Reed
Penn State University, Hershey, PA

Discussant: Manish Mehta
The Vascular Group, Albany, NY

8:35 am 34. Hemoptysis and Thoracic Aneurysm 40 Years Following Subclavian - Aortic Bypass for Coarctation Treated With Endograft and Amplatzer Plug
Michael Shih1, Saadat Shariff1, David Slovut1, Robert Pass2, Lari Attai1, Evan Lipsitz1
1Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY, 1Children's Hospital at Montefiore, Bronx, NY
8:40 am 35. The Aorto-Uni-Iliac (AUI) Configuration for EVAR: Clinical Application and Early Outcomes
Misaki M. Kiguchi1, Thomas L. Forbes2, Joep Teijink3, George Pliagas4, Sharif Ellozy5, Dittmar Boeckler6, Michel S. Makaroun1
1University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, 2London Health Sciences Centre & Western University, London, ON, Canada, 3Catharina Hospital, Eindhoven, Netherlands, 4Premier Surgical Associates, Knoxville, TN, 5Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, 6University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Heidelberg, Germany
8:50 am 36. Endovascular Treatment Of Celiac Artery Aneurysm With A Covered Stent: Case Presentation And Review Of The Literature
Micheal Ayad, Phil Batista, Anumeha Whisenhunt, Abai Babak, Salvatore Dawn, Paul Dimuzio
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
8:55 am 37. Ex-Vivo Repair of Renal Artery Aneurysms
Adriana Laser, William R. Flinn, Marshall E. Benjamin
University of Maryland, School of Medicine, Maryland Vascular Center, Baltimore Washington Medical Center, Baltimore, MD
9:05 am-10:05 am SCIENTIFIC SESSION VI: CAROTID

Moderators: Ali F. AbuRahma
West Virginia University, Charlestown, WV
  Brajesh K. Lal
University of Maryland Medical, Baltimore, MD

9:05 am 38. Clinican Volume and Outcomes for Carotid Artery Stenting (CAS): Is There Any Substitute for Experience with CAS?
J. Gregory Modrall, Carlos H. Timaran, Jayer X. Chung, Melissa L. Kirkwood, M. Shadman Baig, Shirling X. Tsai, R. James Valentine, Eric B. Rosero
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX

Discussant: Ali F. AbuRahma
West Virginia University, Charlestown, WV

9:20 am 39. Long Term Clinical Outcomes and Cardiovascular Events Following Carotid Endarterectomy
Efthymios Avgerinos, Rabih Chaer, Catherine Go, Joe Wazen, Jennifer Ling, Luke Marone, Larry Fish, Michel Makaroun,
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
9:30 am 40. Concurrent Carotid Endarterectomy and Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting / Valve Replacement in Asymptomatic Patients with Severe Carotid Stenosis: A Five Year Single Center Experience (
Michael D. Lieb, Paul B. Haser, Saum A. Rahimi, Alan M. Graham
UNJ-RWJMS, New Brunswick, NJ
9:40 am 41. Repair of Large Internal Carotid Artery Aneurysm in a Patient with Neurofibromatosis Type 1
Saadat Shariff, Ashish Raju, Richard Smith, Michael Shih, Larry A. Scher, Evan C. Lipsitz
Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY
9:45 am 42. Carotid Endarterectomy under Local Anesthesia Has Less Risk of Myocardial Infarction Compared to General Anesthesia: An Analysis of National Surgical Quality Improvement Program Database
Elias Kfoury, Jonathan Dort, Amber Trickey, Moira Crosby, Dipankar Mukherjee
Inova Fairfax Hospital, Falls Churrch, VA
9:55 am 43. Prospective Randomized Trial Acuseal Vs. Vascu-guard Patching For Carotid Endarterectomy
Patrick A. Stone, Ali AbuRahma, Stephen Hass, David Phang, Albeir Mousa, Asmita Modak, Daniel Dearing
West Virginia University, Charleston, WV
10:05 am 44. Despite Advances And Incorporation Of Endovascular Techniques, Mortality Rates For Patients With Acute Mesenteric Ischemia Remain Unchanged: Analysis Of The Nationwide Inpatient Sample
Mohammad H. Eslami1, Denis Rybin2, Gheorghe Doros2, James T. McPhee1, Alik Farber1
1Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, 2Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA
10:05 am ADJOURN

 
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