Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences is organizing Amrita Heart Valve Conclave 2015 from August 21 to 22, 2015. 

Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences (AIMS) brings together a team of physicians, nurses, and other healthcare professionals to provide the highest standards of medical treatment. Our full ranges of primary and speciality care medical services enable cross-speciality consultation, which assures outstanding treatment for each patient. Our extensive infrastructure offers facilities comprising 25 modern operating theatres, 210 equipped intensive-care beds, a fully computerized and networked Hospital Information System (HIS), a fully digital radiology department, NABL accredited clinical laboratories and 24/7-telemedicine service.

The Heart Institute at Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences (Constituted by adult and pediatric cardiology and cardiac surgery and cardiac anesthesiology) has pioneered comprehensive high quality cardiovascular care at affordable costs in India.

The Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery at AIMS is one of the most diverse and busiest programs in the country. It includes a team of highly dedicated adult and pediatric cardiovascular surgeons supported by state of the art infrastructure, equipment and trained manpower. The operations performed include coronary artery bypass grafting, heart valve repair and replacement, operations for congenital heart defects in adult and children, minimally invasive cardiac surgery, thoracoscopic surgery and, cardiac transplantation. 

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS

  • Eminent international and national faculty
  • Practical case scenarios illustrating real world challenges
  • Case selection
  • Intra-operative echo
  • 3D Echo
  • Live case demonstrations
    •   Perioperative Assessment
    •   Surgical repair
  • Panel discussion on controversies
    Style: Highly interactive
     

Who Should Attend?

  • Adult and Pediatric Cardiogists
  • Cardiac Surgeons
  • Cardiac Anesthesilogists
  • Postgraduate Students and Trainees

 

FACULTY

International Speakers:

  • Dr. Manuel Antunes , Coimbra, Portugal
  • Dr. Taweesak Chotivatanapong,
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery,
    Central Chest Institute of Thailand
  • Dr. V.M. Reddy,
    Lucille Packard Children’s Hospital. Stanford, USA
  • Dr. Justiaan Swanevelder:
    University of Cape Town, South Africa
     

Indian Speakers:

  • Dr. V. Devagouru, AIMS New Delhi
  • Dr. K. Sivakumar, MMM Chennai
    Regional Faculty: From leading regional institutions
     
Event Details
Date: 
2015-08-21 09:30 to 2015-08-22 17:30

ORGANIZED BY:

School:

Campus:

Contact Email: 
cvtscoordinator@aims.amrita.edu
Contact Person: 

Dr. Praveen Varma
Professor and Head, Department of CVTS
Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre
Ponekkara P.O., Cochin, Kerala, India - 682 041
Phone    : 91-484-4001559, Fax: 91-484-2802020
Phone   : +91-7034028728 (Aswathi Raj)