Share your experience and discuss the current trends. GaiaMEETING2019 is the third edition of the biennial cardiovascular update course. The last edition was held on April 2017 with over 450 participants.
Update knowledge and skills: there is always something new. The topics of review are in direct relation to cardiovascular diagnosis and therapeutics, and range between technical and clinical subjects, aiming at clear, practical, daily practice points of view. Place your knowledge in the right perspective.
Innovate your perspectives, get a glimpse of what is yet to come. Join experts and opinion leaders and get to know what is expected from the future of cardiovascular treatment: new ideas, new technology, top of the line conferences. The cardiology of tomorrow, today.
Cardiology GaiaMEETING2019 will gather both national and international opinion makers and experts in cardiovascular disease. The course is divided into four sessions, comprising general cardiovascular treatment, rhythm disturbances, heart failure and heart intervention. In between, live-in-the box sections with daily practice issues and discussion.
Not to miss – extraordinary lectures delivered by international experts, right ahead of you: Pedro Brugada, Frank Ruschitzka and Giuseppe Tarantini. Place questions, raise doubts, make your stand. Generate interaction!
GaiaMEETING2019 will be held at Centro de Congressos da Alfândega do Porto. Register now, don’t miss your spot!
08:30 Opening of registration secretariat
09:15 Opening Ceremony
Lecture Hosts: Aníbal Albuquerque & Nuno Bettencourt
09:30 The role of Aspirin in 2019.
09:40 NOACs: the 2019 practical guide.
09:50 CT scan'em all: calcium score and more.
10:00 Dyslipidemias 2019: road to LDL=0.
10:10 Cardiology’s top five in 2019.
PFO Closure Cardio & Neurology.
Host: Lino Santos
Facilitators: Marco Costa & Pedro Barros
Lecture Hosts: Mário Oliveira & Vítor Sanfins
11:35 New recommendations for sports practice in cardiovascular patients.
11:50 Finding subclinical arrhytmias: a role for smartwatches and other gadgets.
12:05 Selection of candidates for AF ablation in 2019.
12:20 Update in the management of vagal syncope.
Aborted sudden cardiac death: the day after.
Conference Hosts: João Primo & Leonor Parreira
13:25 Lunch Break
Current and Future Challenges in Heart Failure Therapy.
Conference Hosts: Vasco Gama & José Silva Cardoso
Lecture Hosts: Daniel Caeiro & Adelino Leite Moreira
15:10 Fast track lane for acute heart failure.
15:25 Long term ventricular assistance: road to the artificial heart.
15:40 Heart failure and atrial fibrillation.
15:55 What’s new in Cardiodiabetology.
Ricardo Fontes de Carvalho
TAVI for all?
Conference Hosts: Pedro Braga & Rui Teles
A great case, yet to be!
Host: Alberto Rodrigues
Facilitators: Luís Vouga & António Fiarresga
Lecture Hosts: José Ribeiro & Eduardo Infante de Oliveira
18:05 Mitral-time: now and tomorrow.
18:20 Multivessel coronary disease: the quest for hybrid treatment.
18:35 What’s coming next for cardiac interventions and devices.