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Shanghai, China


The AATS Mitral Conclave Workshop is a product of the partnership between the AATS Foundation and the Edwards Lifesciences Foundation. This is part of the Every Heartbeat Matters initiative grant awarded to the AATS Foundation, which aims to impact the global burden of heart valve disease by 2020 – reaching 1.5 million underserved people in more than 35 countries through education, screening, and treatment.

Program Directors
David H. Adams
Pedro J. del Nido
Song Wan
Chun-Sheng Wang

Saturday, December 15

8:10 a.m. Welcome on behalf of the AATS - David H. Adams, MD

8:20 a.m. Session I: Basic Principles in Mitral Valve Disease - Moderator: David H. Adams, MD

9:08 a.m. Who Should Repair a Mitral Valve? Raising Our Standards - David H. Adams, MD

11:35 a.m. Bileaflet Prolapse: Targeted Resection Therapy - David H. Adams, MD

3:00 p.m. Dealing with Nuisance Calcification of the Annulus and Leaflets - David H. Adams, MD

Session VI: Dealing with Complications (Coronary, SAM, AV, Groove, 2+ MR) - Panelist: David H. Adams, MD

Sunday, December 16

10:30 a.m. Session X: Tricuspid Valve Disease - Moderator: David H. Adams, MD

11:06 a.m. Principles of Tricuspid Valve Repair: Tips and Tricks - David H. Adams, MD



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