2022 PERT Consortium Annual Meeting Agenda

8th Annual PERT Symposium

Wednesday, September 28 Thursday, September 29 Friday, September 30 Saturday, October 1

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Pre-Symposium Activities
Wednesday, September 28

7:00AM – 1:00PM
PERT Bootcamp: Hands-on Physician in Training Pre-Symposium Course

1:00PM – 6:00PM
Annual Business Meeting


Scientific Symposium
Thursday, September 29

8:00AM – 8:40AM: Welcome and Keynote
Welcome
Keynote: State of PERT in Europe
Q&A

8:45AM – 9:45AM: Risk Stratification and Diagnosis
What’s New In Risk Stratification, Biomarkers And Risk Scores?
CCTA: Current and Future Directions
ECHO and POCUS
AI in PE & PERT Activation
Q&A

9:45AM – 10:15AM: Break

10:15AM – 11:45AM: Massive PE
What Would You Do? PERT Case Example: Massive PE
Systemic Lysis Is The Treatment Of Choice
Catheter Directed Therapy Is The New Standard
Early Hemodynamic Support Gives You All Options
Don’t Forget About Surgery
Intubation And Inotropes In Massive Pe
Transfer Of Higher Risk Patients
Q&A And Panel Debate

11:45AM – 1:15PM: Lunch and Industry Sessions

1:15PM – 2:45PM: Intermediate High Risk
What would you do? PERT Case Example: Intermediate-High Risk PE With Proximal Acute DVT
Anticoagulation With Rescue Thrombolysis Is The Standard Of Care
Catheter Directed Lysis Is The Preferred Approach
Catheter Embolectomy: Why Waste Time With Anything Else?
IVC Filters
IVC Filters Save Lives
IVC Filters Should Be Avoided
Don’t Forget About the DVT: Current Management
Debate – Clot in Transit
Catheter Directed Therapy
Surgery
Q&A and Panel Debate

2:45PM – 3:15PM: Break

3:15PM – 4:15PM: Workshops
A: Pulmonary Embolism Response Teams
How To Set Up A Team & PERT Partners
Building a PERT Ecosystem Across a Large Academic Medical System
Centers of Excellence And The PERT Consortium
Q&A

B: Endovascular PE Intervention
How To Perform Catheter Directed Thrombolysis
How To Perform Mechanical Thrombectomy
Managing Interventional PE Complications
Hemodynamic Support ABC’s
Q&A

C. Next Generation Imaging for PE
ECHO Views and Anatomy
Assessing Risk And Hand-Held Options
AI Imaging And Workflow
Update On CTA
Q&A

4:20PM – 4:50PM: Oral Abstract Presentations

5:00PM – 7:00PM: Poster Session and Cases Over Cocktails


Friday, September 30

8:00AM – 8:25AM: Welcome and Keynote
Welcome Day Two
Start of the PERT

8:30AM – 9:30AM: Post-PE Follow-up And Transitions Of Care
Early Discharge From The ED: HOT-PE Trial
Thrombophilia Testing In PE
Duration Of Anticoagulation – Provoked vs. Unprovoked VTE?
Top 10 Questions For The Hematologist
Q&A

8:30AM – 9:30AM: Post-PE Follow-up And Transitions Of Care
Early Discharge From The ED: HOT-PE Trial
Thrombophilia Testing In PE
Duration Of Anticoagulation – Provoked vs. Unprovoked VTE?
Top 10 Questions For The Hematologist
Q&A

9:30AM – 10:00AM: Break

10:00AM – 11:00AM: Great Debates In CTEPH And CTED
Diagnosis Of CTEPH And CTED
The Impact Of Peripheral Venous Disease In CTEPH
Debate: Will BPA Ever Achieve Equipoise With Endarterectomy Surgery
Q&A

11:05AM – 11:35AM: Bleeding And Reversal
DOAC Reversal
Anticoagulation And Thrombolysis Reversal
Clotting, Bleeding, And Future Directions
Q&A

11:35AM – 1:05PM: Lunch And Industry Sessions

1:05PM – 2:05PM: PERTinent Updates – Best Papers Of The Year

2:10PM – 3:10PM: Pulmonary Embolism Response Colloborative (PERC)
PERC – Justification and Goals
PERC Outcome – Standardized Data Elements
FDA Perspectives – Weaving PERC and Real World Evidence into the Regulatory Process
The Future – PERC II and Unanswered Questions
Q&A

3:10PM – 3:25PM: Break

3:25PM – 4:25PM: Workshops

A: DVT Intervention
Devices For Acute DVT Intervention
Chronic DVT Intervention
Device Evolution: Stents And Clot Extraction
Q&A

B: Balloon Pulmonary Angioplasty Alliance
The Challenges Of Patient Selection For BPA
The Tips And Tricks For Performing BPA
BPA Outcomes…Is it Only About Pulmonary Hemodynamics?

C: Outpatient PERT
How To Set Up A PE Clinic: Marketing, Cost-Effectiveness, And Getting Administrative Buy-In
Transitions Of Care
Optimal Follow Up For Patients With Acute PE
Q&A


Saturday, October 1

8:00AM – 9:05AM: Welcome and Keynote
Welcome Day Three
The Next Frontier In PE Management: Disparities and Mental Health
Disparities In PE Care
Mental Health: The Multi-Disciplinary Approach To Treating The VTE Patient

9:10AM – 10:10AM: Prevention
Post Surgery
Medical Patients
Cancer Patients
COVID, Inpatient And Discharge Anticoagulation
Q&A

10:10AM – 10:40AM: Break

10:40AM – 11:40AM: Late Breaking Clinical Trials

11:40AM – 12:40PM: Lunch And Adjourn

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