22 January 2015

08:15-08:30

Official Opening

08:30-10:00

Session 1: Frontiers in Cardiac Imaging

The CARMENTA-trial: the story thus far.
S.C.A.M. Bekkers, MD, PhD (MUMC)
Prof. J.E. Wildberger, MD, PhD (MUMC)
Global quantification of left ventricular myocardial perfusion: The optimal choice in modality
Prof. U.J. Schoepf, MD, PhD (Med. Univ. South Carolina)
Myocardial Tissue Characterization
Prof. M. Oudkerk, MD, PhD (UMCG)

10:00-10:30

Coffee Break

10:30-12:30

Session 2: Imaging Acute Chest Pain

10.30 - 11.30: Brasil

Imaging of Non-Cardiac Causes of Acute Chest Pain
M.B.G. Funari, MD, PhD (Hosp. Albert Einstein/Univ Sao Paolo)
Whole of Cardiac CT and MR in the Evaluation of Acute Chest Pain
C. Higa Nomura, MD ((Hosp. Albert Einstein/Univ Sao Paolo)
Nulcear Medicine in Acute Chest Pain
G.C. Campos Neto, MD (Hosp. Albert Einstein/Univ Sao Paolo)

11.30 - 12.30: Sweden

The SCAAR/SWEDEHEART registery
O. Duvernoy, MD, PhD (BFC, Uppsala University Hospital)
PCI in daily practice
E. Zelleroth, MD, PhD (Malarsjukhuset, Eskilstuna)
Experiences from the PIVUS- and PUMI studies
Th. Bjerner, MD, PhD (BFC, Uppsala University Hospital)

12:30-13:30

Lunch

13:30-14:30

Session 3: Cardiac Risk Stratification

Cardiac CTA
Prof. J.E. Wildberger, MD, PhD (MUMC)
ROBINSCA-study
M. Vonder, MSc (UMCG)

14:30-15:30

Session 4: Myocardial Perfusion Quantification

Introduction
P. van der Harst, MD, PhD (UMCG)
Myocardial perfusion PET(/CT)
J.A. Bucerius, MD, PhD (MUMC)
Prof. R.H.J.A. Slart, MD, PhD (UMCG)
The value of MRI
Prof. T. Leiner, MD, PhD (UMCU)
Future role for CT?
R. Vliegenthart, MD, PhD (UMCG)
Discussion

23 January 2015

08:30-10:00

Session 5: Pre-Myocardial Infarction Imaging

Diagnostics and therapy of stable coronary disease anno 2015
B.L.J.H. Kietselaer, MD, PhD (MUMC)
Prof. J.E. Wildberger, MD, PhD (MUMC)
Cardiac CT: Integration of plaque, angiography and function
K. Nieman, MD, PhD (ErasmusMC)
Myocardial perfusion with CMR in daily practice
N.H.J. Prakken, MD, PhD (UMCG)

10:00-10:30

Coffee break

10:30-12:30

Session 6: Post-Myocardial Infarction Imaging

Histological Alterations Before and after Myocardial Infarction
Prof. E. Lutgens, MD, PhD (AMC)
Let's take a look: what can we image?
B.K. Velthuis, MD, PhD (UMCU)
Which imaging features are important for prognosis?
Prof. H.J. Lamb, MD, PhD (LUMC)
Novel therapeutic approaches to post-infarction remodelling
Prof. S. Heymans, MD, PhD (MUMC)

12:30-13:30

Lunch

13:30-14:30

Session 7: Cardiomyopathy

Diagnostic imaging algorithm for cardiomyopathy
R.A. Salgado, MD, PhD (University of Antwerp)
Advanced characterization of myocardial fibrosis: T1/ECV-mapping
P. van Tol, MSc (LUMC)
Diabetic cardiomyopathy
Prof. H.J. Lamb, MD, PhD (LUMC)

14:30-15:30

Session 8: Cardio-Neuro session/Cardiac origin of stroke

Title t.b.a.
Prof. P. Parizel, MD, PhD (University of Antwerp)
Update stroke and the heart
Prof. R.J van Oostenbrugge, MD, PhD (MUMC)
The role of rhythm monitoring in cryptogenic stroke
R. Tieleman, MD, PhD (Martini hospital)
T.b.a.

24 January 2015

08:30-10:00

Session 9: Gender in Cardiac Imaging

Women are not small men in Ischemic Heart Disease
Prof. A.H.E.M. Maas, MD, PhD (UMCN)
Coronary microvsascular angina: a women's disease?
S. Elias-Smale, MD, PhD (UMCN)
Cardiomyopathy: are there any differences between men and women?
M. Snoeren, MD (UMCN)

10:00-10:30

Coffee break

10:30-11:30

Session 10: Sudden Cardiac Death

Genetic insights for risk stratification in arrhythmic disease
R.M. Ter Bekke, MD (MUMC)
Update on the high-sensitivity cardiac troponins
A.M.A. Mingels, PhD (MUMC)
Treatment of sudden death by catheter ablation and the role of imaging
Y. Blaauw, MD, PhD (UMCG)

11:30-12:30

Session 11: Heart Failure

Incidence and Epidemiology of new onset heart failure
P. van der Harst, MD, PhD (UMCG)
Recent Imaging guidelines in heart failure
Prof. A.E. Stillman, MD, PhD (Emory University)

12:30-13:30

Lunch

13:30-15:00

Session 12: Local Caribbean Session

First year's results of Cath Lab Curaçao
K. Kulekci, MD (SEHOS)
Update invasive Cardiology Aruba
R.M. Dennert, MD, PhD (MUMC)

15:00-15:15

Closing Remarks and closing of the meeting