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EPLive is a 2 day intensive educational meeting targeting practicing electrophysiologist as well as fellows in training.  The meeting consists of four sections: AF ablation, VT ablation, Devices and new technologies. In addition, a panel of recognized experts will provide commentary and discussion.  Previously recorded cases will also be shown.  

EPLive 2022 will be a Hybrid Event. 

Faculty Experts in Their Field

EPLive Course Directors

Andrea Natale
Dr. Andrea Natale

Texas Cardiac Arrhythmia Institute
Austin, Texas

Amin Al-Ahmad, MD
Dr. Amin Al-Ahmad

Texas Cardiac Arrhythmia Insitute
Austin, Texas

Luigi-Di-Biase
Dr. Luigi Di Biase

Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Montefiore Hospital
New York, NY

Dhanunjaya-Lakkireddy
Dr. Dhanunjaya Lakkireddy

Kansas City Heart Rhythm Institute
Overland Park, Kansas

Texas Cardiac Arrhythmia Institute Faculty

Dr. Amin Al-Ahmad - Texas Cardiac Arrhythmia Institute
Dr. Shane Bailey - Texas Cardiac Arrhythmia Institute
Dr. Mohammed Bassiouny - Texas Cardiac Arrhythmia Institute
Dr. David Burkhardt - Texas Cardiac Arrhythmia Institute
Dr. David Burkland - Texas Cardiac Arrhythmia Institute
Dr. Robert Canby - Texas Cardiac Arrhythmia Institute
Dr. Paul Coffeen - Texas Cardiac Arrhythmia Institute
Dr. Joseph Gallinghouse - Texas Cardiac Arrhythmia Institute
Dr. Brian Greet - Texas Cardiac Arrhythmia Institute
Dr. Eric M. Hoenicke - Texas Cardiac Arrhythmia Institute
Dr. Rodney Horton - Texas Cardiac Arrhythmia Institute
Dr. Patrick Hranitzky - Texas Cardiac Arrhythmia Institute
Dr. David Kessler - Texas Cardiac Arrhythmia Institute
Dr. Andrea Natale - Texas Cardiac Arrhythmia Institute
Dr. Javier Sanchez - Texas Cardiac Arrhythmia Institute
Dr. Kamala Tamirisa - Texas Cardiac Arrhythmia Institute
Dr. Senthil Thambidorai - Texas Cardiac Arrhythmia Institute
Dr. David Tschopp - Texas Cardiac Arrhythmia Institute
Dr. Jason Zagrodzky - Texas Cardiac Arrhythmia Institute

Invited Faculty

Dr. Tolga Aksu - Yeditepe University, Istanbul, Turkey
Dr. Elad Anter
- Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH
Dr. Jean Baptiste Chierchia - Cardiovascular Center Brussels
Dr. Carlo de Asmundis - University Hospital of Brussels, Brussels, Belgium
Dr. Luigi Di Biase
- Montefiore Hospital, New York, NY
Dr. Shephal Doshi
- Pacific Heart, Los Angeles, CA
Dr. Srinivas Dukkipati - Mt. Sinai Hospital, New York, NY
Dr. Gaetano Fiassini - Mozino Cardiac Center, Milan, Italy
Dr. Dhiraj Gupta - Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital
Dr. David Kenigsberg - Westside Regional Medical Center, Plantation, FL
Dr. Dhanunjaya Lakkireddy - Kansas City Heart Rhythm Institute, OP, KS
Dr. Mark Link - UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX
Dr. Moussa Mansour - Mass General Hospital, Boston, MA
Dr. Gregory Michaud - Vanderbilt, Nashville, TN
Dr. Devi Nair - Univ. of Arkansas Medical System, Jonesboro, AR
Dr. Luis Saenz - Arrhythmia Ctr. CardioInfantil Foundation - Cardiac Inst., Bogota, Columbia
Dr. Pasquale Santangeli - University of Pennsylvania, PA
Dr. Kalyanam Shivkumar - UCLA, Los Angeles, CA
Dr. Claudio Tondo - Monzino Cardiac Center, Milan, Italy
Dr. Roderick Tung - University of Chicago Medicine, Chicago, IL
Dr. Wendy Tzou - -Univ. of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, CO
Dr. Miguel Valderrábano
- Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX
Dr. Oussama Wazni - Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH

Conference Schedule Packed with High Quality Content, Just for You.

Moderator: Dr. Luigi Di Biase
Faculty Panel: Dr. Moussa Mansour, Dr. Gregory Michaud

Recorded Cases
• High Power RF – Dr. Dhiraj Gupta
• Helios– Dr. Jean Baptiste Chierchia
• Hybrid Approach for IST – Dr. Carlo de Asmundis

Live Cases
• Zero Fluoroscopy AF Ablation– Dr. Rodney Horton
• Hybrid Ablation with Lariat– Dr. David Tschopp and Dr. Yang
• PFA Case– Dr. Andrea Natale
• Redo AF Ablation– Dr. Joe Gallinghouse

Recorded Cases
• Cryoablation Catheter – Dr. Claudio Tondo/Dr. Gaetano Fassini
• Laser Balloon Case – Dr. David Kenigsberg

Updates on Live Cases – TCAI Faculty

Moderator: Dr. Luigi Di Biase
Faculty Panel: Dr. Pasquale Santangeli, Dr. Kalyanam Shivkumar, Dr. Wendy Tzou, Dr. Luis Saenz

Recorded Cases
• Cardioneuro Ablation for Syncope – Dr. Tolga Aksu
• Bipolar Ablation – Dr. Wendy Tzou

Live Cases
• PVC Ablation– Dr. David Burkhardt
• Ischemic VT Ablation – Dr. Amin Al-Ahmad
• Epicardial VT Ablation – Dr. Patrick Hranitzky

Recorded Cases
• ETOH Vein Injection for PVC– Dr. Miguel Valderrábano
• PFA for VT Ablation – Dr. Elad Anter
• VT Ablation – Dr. Pasquale Santangeli
• ILAM Map – Dr. Roderick Tung

Updates on Live Cases – TCAI Faculty

EP Live 2020 Videos Two Days Full Of Quality Content

Scientific Highlights

Cases Include:

A world class faculty discusses live cases as well as recorded cases, focusing on the different aspects of electrophysiology procedures. 

  • VT Ablation - Endocardial and Epicardial
  • AF Ablation and Ablation of Post AF Atrial Arrhythmias
  • Balloon Cases (Cryo, Apama, Laser)
  • CRT Implants
  • Lead Extraction and Venoplasty
  • SQ ICD

Learning Objectives:

  • Outline and apply techniques used to map and ablate atrial arrhythmias.

  • Identify processes to reduce complications and promote safety measures for the patient during ablation of atrial fibrillation.

  • Demonstrate understanding of the latest evidence and guidelines in arrhythmia management and treatment with new technology.

  • Apply approaches that best utilize the new technologies demonstrated to optimize clinical outcomes.

  • Identify processes that can benefit from the integration of new technologies and promote safer procedures for the patient.

  • Identify processes to reduce complications and promote safety measures for the patient during lead extractions.

Pricing & Registration Only 200 Available Seats, Get Your Conference Tickets Early.

Registration includes symposium admission, course materials, and CME/CEU for the event.

Location & Venue Area Full of Great Hotels & Restaurants.

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Venue

St. David's Medical Center
Medical Office Building
5th Floor Conference Hall
3000 N. IH35
Austin, TX 78705

Additional Details

Joint Providership Statement

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the Academy for Continued Healthcare Learning (ACHL) and EP Live Foundation. ACHL is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement

The Academy for Continued Healthcare Learning designates this enduring material activity for a maximum of 16.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses: Provider approved by California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 17273 for contact hours. 

 Faculty Disclosures

The Academy for Continued Healthcare Learning (ACHL) requires that the faculty participating in an accredited continuing education activity disclose all affiliations or other financial relationships (1) with the manufacturers of any commercial product(s) and/or provider(s) of commercial services discussed in an educational presentation and (2) with any commercial supporters of the activity. All conflicts of interest have been mitigated prior to this activity.

Disclosures will be provided before the meeting.