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LQTS 2nd annual Patient and Family Seminar

Dec 5, 2020 01:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

The International LQTS Registry
at the University of Rochester Medical Center (URMC), Rochester, NY

Presents

Update on the Long QT Syndrome in 2020
Seminar for LQTS Patients and Families

 Dr. Michael J. Ackerman, MD, PhD
 as Special Guest from Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN.

Welcome and Introductions
Wojciech Zareba MD, PhD and Ilan Goldenberg, MD
Video
State of genetic testing in LQTS in 2020
Michael J. Ackerman, MD, PhD, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
Video
Updates on drug therapy in LQTS
Ilan Goldenberg, MD
Video
COVID Treatment and QT prolongation – Considerations for LQTS patients
Spencer Rosero, MD
Video
Female hormones and cardiac arrhythmia in LQTS: from menarche, through pregnancy, postpartum period and menopause.
Arwa Younis, MD
Video
Update on ICD therapy in LQTS
Wojciech Zareba, MD, PhD
Video
Cases Presentations and Panel Discussions:
David Huang, MD
Jeffrey Vinocur, MD
Drs. Ackerman, Goldenberg, Rosero, and Zareba
Video
Closing Remarks Video

FACULTY:

Special Guest:

Michael J. Ackerman, MD, PhD
Professor of Pediatrics, Medicine, and Pharmacology and the Windland Smith Rice Cardiovascular Genomics Research Professor at Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Rochester, MN.

University of Rochester Faculty on the Program:

Wojciech Zareba MD, PhD
Professor of Medicine/Cardiology
Director of the International LQTS Registry

Ilan Goldenberg, MD
Professor of Medicine/Cardiology
Director of Clinical Cardiovascular Research Center

Kris Cutter, MS
Manager of the International LQTS Registry

Jeffrey Vinocur, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics/Cardiology
Pediatric Electrophysiology
 

Spencer Rosero, MD
Professor of Medicine/Cardiology
Chair of Cardiology Division
Electrophysiologist

David Huang, MD
Professor of Medicine/Cardiology
Director of Electrophysiology Section
Electrophysiologist

Bonnie MacKecknie
Information Analyst of the International LQTS Registry

Rebecca Horn
Information Analyst of the International LQTS Registry