10th Advanced Symposium on Congenital Heart Disease in the Adult 2016 has been approved by the Federation of the Royal Colleges of Physicians of the United Kingdom for 13 category 1 (external) CPD credits.



Day 1- Monday 26th September

Opening of ACHD 2016  
09:00 - 09:05Opening the SymposiumTBC
09:05 - 11:00 Joint Plenary Session of British Cardiovascular Society, European Society of Cardiology and International Society of Adult Congenital Heart Disease
Indications/Timing and Type of ACHD Interventions A: Chairs: Michael Gatzoulis & Darryl Shore
Bicuspid Aortic Valve and Ascending Aortopathy Christoph Nienaber
Coarctation and Recoarctation of the Aorta Anselm Uebing
Anomalous Origin of Coronary Arteries Darryl Shore
Pulmonary Valve Replacement Lars Søndergaard
11:00 - 11:30 Coffee
11:30 - 13:30 Indications/Timing and Type of ACHD Interventions B:Chairs: Michael Gatzoulis & Darryl Shore
Failing Fontan Asif Hasan
Ebstein Anomaly of the Tricuspid Valve Hideki Uemura
EP Ablation Sabine Ernst
Delivery of the Pregnant Patient with ACHD or PAH Mark Johnson
13:30 - 14:30Lunch
14:30 - 15:30 Challenging CasesChair: Rafa Alonso, Sonya Babu-Narayan
Discussants: Babulal Sethia, Gerhard Paul Diller, Wei Li, Natali Chung
15:30 - 16:00 Coffee
16:00 - 17:00 Challenging Cases (Young Investigators Competition)
17:00 - 17:45 Royal Brompton Visiting Professorship Lecture: Chair: Tim Evans
“Present and Future Perspectives of PAH” Nazzareno Galie
19:00 for19:30 Conference Dinner at the Drapers’ Hall

Day 2 - Tuesday 27th September

09:00 - 10:30Management of End-Stage Congenital Heart DiseaseChairs: Lorna Swan, Asif Hasan
Patient Selection and Transplant AssessmentRafa Alonso
Medical TherapyLorna Swan
Devices TherapyTom Wong
10:30 - 11:00Coffee
11:00 - 12:30Ventricular Assist Devices and Latest on TransplantationAndre Simon
Heart or Lung Transplantation for ACHD: The UK ExperienceAsif Hasan
What can we learn from the Spanish Transplantation Model?Pilar Escribano
12:30 - 13:00Special LectureChair: Alain Fraisse
Past, Present and Future of Catheter Intervention for CHDMichael Rigby
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch
14:00 - 16:30Plenary Session in PAH associated with CHDChairs: John Wort, Nazzareno Galie
Advances in Pathophysiology of PAHJohn Wort
Exercise and the Role Exercise TrainingKostas Dimopoulos
Guidelines and ESC Working Group PAH UpdateGerhard Paul Diller
The PAH Patient PerspectiveIain Armstrong
Eisenmengre Syndrome: Results of the MUSES StudyAleksander Kempny
What is the Evidence for a Proactive Treatment Approach?Nazzareno Galie
16:30Closing remarksMichael Gatzoulis

Save the Date The 11th London ACHD Advanced Symposium will take place Jointly

with the ESC GUCH Meeting in Munster, Germany in 2018 (Co-Director Gerhard Paul Diller)