25th Tremblant Interventional Cardiology February 2-5, 2022

Mar 28, 2018





The perfect winter location! This is a unique opportunity to meet with Interventional Cardiologists from across North America and to learn about new techniques, discuss important issues and the latest controversies.

This symposium will update the internists, cardiologists, IC and CS in the latest developments in the field of interventional cardiology. Didactic presentations, case presentations, workshops and debates. A strong review of different hot topics and recent progress in interventional cardiology. Presentations on evidence-based and practical clinical approaches on diagnosis and treatment by expert faculty. Case presentations from participants and faculty with audience interaction and discussions.

“This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification program of The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada”.  “This activity has been approved by the Canadian Society for Vascular Surgery” 20.5 credit hours 


This course is to provide emerging trends and evidence-based practices  (from the past 12 months) to provide guideline-driven, contemporary approaches to cardiovascular patient care.

  • Identify areas for quality improvement in Interventional Cardiology
  • Correctly interpret the coronary physiology (FFR, iFR,) and the other
    coronary imaging (IVUS, OCT) to apply in coronary interventions
  • Identify the best practices in the interventional treatment of STEMI
  • Understand the new data about the antiplatelet therapy
  • Review the actual indications in Aortic Valve Stenosis percutaneous and surgical
  • Review the latest data in coronary intervention for Myocardial Infarction
  • Be aware of the “Burn Out” in the medical profession, particularly to the
    Interventional Cardiologist
  • Follow the new tendency in surgical coronary artery revascularization
  • Understand and avoid the patient-prosthesis mismatch in the TAVI era
  • Review the actual approaches for stenting in percutaneous treatment in coronary
    artery disease
  • Review and apply the recent data on percutaneous mitral repair with the Mitral Clip


Wednesday – February 5, 2020
19:30 – 23:00
Welcome Address (Mali III)
Cocktail Reception
Thursday – February 6, 2020
07:00 – 07:30
reakfast (Mali III)
Morning Session: Session I (Mali I & II)

Erick Schampaert, MD

 07:30 – 08:00         Welcome

08:00 – 08:20
My Historical Journey as A Canadian Interventional Cardiologist
Calvin MacCallum, MD, St. John, NL          

Impact of Intracoronary Imaging on the Evolution of PCI. From Balloon Angioplasty
to Bioresorbable Scaffolds
Gary Mintz, MD, New York, NY 

08:40 – 09:10
Contemporary STEMI Care
Sanjit Jolly, MD – Hamilton, ON 

09:10 – 09:30
Mitral Clip for Secondary Mitral Regurgitation
Anita Asgar, MD, Montreal, QC 

 09:30 – 09:50
ACCURACY Trial Results, wore to wire comparison
Samer Mansour, MD, Montreal, QC         

09:50 – 10:10
Speaking of Risk…How a Behavioral Economist Might Perform PCI
Eric Cohen, MD, Toronto, ON

10:10 – 11:30
Q & A Panel Discussions

11:30 – 14:30
Breakout Sessions

Afternoon Session: Case Presentations (Mali I & II)
14:30 – 15:00          Snack

15:00 – 15:20
Beneficial Side Effects of the BVS Era for DES PCI
Nick West, MD, London, UK

15:20 – 15:40
“Burn Out” or Well-being while practicing medicine
Judith Brouillette, MD, PhD

Michael Kutryk, MD
Andrea Lavoie, MD          

15:40 – 18:00
ase Presentations  My Worst Case Ever!!!

Friday – February 7, 2020
07:00 – 07:30

Breakfast (Mali III)
Morning Session: Session II (Mali I & II)
James Velianou, MD

07:30 – 07:50
Shamir Mehta, MD, Hamilton, ON

07:50 – 08:10
Patient-Prosthesis Mismatch from A TAVI Perspective
Philippe Pibarot, MD, Quebec, QC

08:10 – 08:30
Shamir Mehta, MD, Hamilton, ON

08:30 – 09:10
TAVI for Low Risk Patients: No More Debate!
Pro: Ron Waksman, MD, Washington, DC
Con: Ismail El-Hamamsy, MD, Montreal, QC

09:10 – 09:40
Precision PCI-using OCT to select and treat patients with calcified coronary disease.
Richard Shlofmitz, MD, New York, NY 

09:40 – 10:10
Intracoronary Imaging in ACS Patients.
Fernando Alfonso, MD, Madrid, SP

10:10 – 11:30          Q & A Panel Discussions

11:30 – 14:30          Breakout Sessions

Afternoon Session: Lower Level Conference Center
14:30 – 15:00          Snack
15:00 – 18:00          Workshop sessions (rotating)

Saturday – February 8, 2020
07:00 – 07:30
Breakfast (Mali III)
Morning Session: Session III (Mali I & II)
Raoul Bonan, MD

07:30 – 08:00
Non-obstructive coronary diseaseA paradigm shift in diagnosis and treatment?
Javier Escaned, MD, Madrid Spain

08:00 – 08:30
PRIMACY the Results Are In!
Marc Jolicoeur, MD, Montreal, QC

08:30 – 09:00
Shorter DAPT, Longer DAPT?
Pierre Tessier, MD, Montreal, QC           

09:00 – 09:30
Surgical Coronary Revascularization in 2020
Patrick Nataf, MD, Paris, FR

09:30 – 10:00
Coronary Calcifications: What do we need in 2020?
Raja Hatem, MD, Montreal, QC

10:00 – 10:30
Cerebria 2: AI Works to Improve Patient Safety During PCI
Justin Davies, MD, London, UK 

10:30 – 11:30
Q & A Panel Discussions

11:30 – 14:30
Breakout Sessions

Afternoon Session: Case Presentations (Mali I & II)
14:30 – 15:00
Brendan Parfrey, MD & Patrick Teefy, MD

15:00 – 17:30
Case Presentations
Acute Cases STEMI / ACS
Closing Remarks – Program Ends


Raoul Bonan, MD
Montreal, QC, Canada

Erick Schampaert, MD
Montreal, QC, Canada

James Velianou, MD
Hamilton, ON

Jean-François Marquis, MD

Keynote Speaker
Calvin MacCallum, MD
St. John, NL


Fernando Alfonso, MD, PhD
Madrid, SP

Anita Asgar, MD
Montreal, QC

Judith Brouillette, MD, PhD
Montreal, QC

Eric Cohen, MD
Toronto, ON

Justin Davies, MD
London, UK

Ismail El-Hamamsy, MD
Montreal, QC

Javier, Escaned, MD
Madrid, SP

Raja Hatem, MD
Montreal, QC

Marc Jolicoeur, MD
Montreal, QC

Sanjit Jolly, MD
Hamilton, ON

Michael Kutryk, MD
Toronto, ON


Andrea Lavoie, MD
Regina, SK

Shamir Mehta, MD
Hamilton, ON

Gary Mintz, MD
Washington, DC

Patrick Nataf, MD
Paris, FR

Brendan Parfrey, MD
St. John’s, NL

Philippe Pibarot, MD
Quebec, QC

Richard Shlofmitz, MD
New York, NY

Matthew Sibbald, MD
Hamilton, ON

Patrick Teefy, MD
London, ON

Pierre Tessier, MD
Montreal, QC

Ron Waksman, MD
Washington, DC


TIC 2020

Abbott Vascular
Boston Scientific
Medtronic of Canada
Opsens Medical


Cardinal Health/Cordis


The Fairmont Tremblant is located approximately 1 1/2 hours north of Montreal. The reduced conference rate at the Fairmont Tremblant is $299.00  Fairmont, $399.00 Fairmont deluxe room, and Fairmont View $359.00 plus applicable taxes, Condo Suite with kitchen $569.00 plus applicable taxes. Please contact Xpertize at 514-696-6699 for additional room types and rates. This rate will be available until January 11, 2022, and after this date, on a space available basis at current rates. We encourage you to reserve early to guarantee room rate and availability. Hotel cancellation policy: If cancelled 1 week prior to arrival date, no charges will apply.


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Early Bird Special:

On or before November 1, 2021

Physicians – $350.00

Residents/Fellows/Nurses – $200.00

After Nov.1, 2021

Physicians – $500.00

Residents/Fellows/Nurses – $350.00

Sponsoring Industry – $1500.00

Full payment must accompany registration. Tuition fee includes the cost of instruction, course kit, welcome reception on the Wednesday evening, breakfast and afternoon breaks daily for the duration of the course. Pre-registration is recommended as space is limited.

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