Programme Overview

Programme Overview: Daily Schedule

The ECHO ASIA will start on Friday, 28 October 2022 and offer 3 days of sessions with cutting edge presentations. Thursday, 27 October 2022 will be an extra day for Hands-on Workshop.

The scientific programme provides a unique platform for presentations and discussions.

ECHO ASIA

08:00
08:30
09:00
09:30
10:00
10:30
11:00
11:30
12:00
12:30
13:00
13:30
14:00
14:30
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16:30
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Thursday 27 October 2022
Thursday 27 October 2022
Understanding and Applying Strain in Clinical Practice: A Hands-On Workshop (Sponsored by GE)
14:00 - 16:55
Kazuaki Negishi, Lieng H. Ling, Jens-Uwe Voigt
Understanding and Applying Strain in Clinical Practice: A Hands-On Workshop (Sponsored by GE)
14:00 - 16:55
Kazuaki Negishi, Lieng H. Ling, Jens-Uwe Voigt

Local Time (SGT)

 

Session / Topics

Speakers

 

14:00-16:55

 

 

Understanding and Applying Strain in Clinical Practice: A Hands-On Workshop (Sponsored by GE)

 

 

14:00-14:30

 

In the Beginning, there was LV Strain.....

Kazuaki Negishi

14:30-14:50

 

What's the Diagnosis? Interpreting Bull's Eye Plots

Lieng H. Ling

14:50-15:20

 

Myocardial Work Index: Just Add Pressure!

Jens-Uwe Voigt

15:20-15:30

 

Refreshment Break

 

15:30-16:00

 

Myocardial Work Index: Just Add Pressure! (Continued)

 

16:00-16:20

 

LA Strain: Fundamentals and Fine Points

Jens-Uwe Voigt

16:20-16:40

 

LA Strain: Examples, Tips and Tricks

Kazuaki Negishi

16:40-16:55

 

Q&A

 

 

Friday 28 October 2022
Friday 28 October 2022
Welcome Message
08:00 - 08:05
Welcome Message

ECHO Asia Lecture
08:05 - 08:25
Jae K. Oh
ECHO Asia Lecture
08:05 - 08:25

Echocardiography with Asian Characteristics
08:30 - 09:30
Tatsuya Miyoshi, Carolyn S. Lam, Amiliana Soesanto
Echocardiography with Asian Characteristics
08:30 - 09:30
Tatsuya Miyoshi, Carolyn S. Lam, Amiliana Soesanto

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Session / Topics

Speakers

 

08:30-09:30

 

 

Echocardiography with Asian Characteristics

 

 

08:30-08:45

 

Cardiac Structure and Function: Should We Still Use Western Norms?

Tatsuya Miyoshi

08:45-09:00

 

Heart Failure in Asia: The ASIAN-HF Studies

Carolyn S. Lam

09:00-09:15

 

Valvular Disease in Asia: Is Rheumatic Heart Disease Passe?

Amiliana Soesanto

 

09:15-09:30

 

 

Q&A

 

 

 

Transcatheter Prosthetic Heart Valves
09:30 - 10:30
See Hooi Ewe, Philippe Pibarot, Edgar Tay
Transcatheter Prosthetic Heart Valves
09:30 - 10:30
See Hooi Ewe, Philippe Pibarot, Edgar Tay

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Session / Topics

Speakers

 

09:30-10:30

 

 

Transcatheter Prosthetic Heart Valves

 

 

09:30-09:45

 

Valves for AS and AR: The Armamentarium

See Hooi Ewe

09:45-10:00

 

Hemodynamic Assessment of TAVR Valves: Is Echo Really Reliable?

Philippe Pibarot

10:00-10:15

 

Aftermath: Antithrombotics, Aortic Regurgitation, Appropriate Echo Usage After TAVR

Edgar Tay

 

10:15-10:30

 

 

Q&A

 

 

Tea Break, Visit Exhibits
10:30 - 10:55
Tea Break, Visit Exhibits
10:30 - 10:55

Case-Based Learning: Dodging Bullets - Recognizing the Pitfalls of Echo
10:55 - 11:55
Gregory Scalia, Jorge Solis
Case-Based Learning: Dodging Bullets - Recognizing the Pitfalls of Echo
10:55 - 11:55
Gregory Scalia, Jorge Solis

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Session / Topics

Speakers

 

10:55-11:55

 

 

Case-Based Learning: Dodging Bullets - Recognizing the Pitfalls of Echo

 

 

10:55-11:10

 

Aortic Stenosis: Is It Really Severe?

Gregory Scalia

11:10-11:25

 

Mitral Valve Prolapse/Flail: Severe Regurgitation or Not?

Jorge Solis

11:25-11:40

 

Diastolic Function: Is LV Filling Pressure Elevated?

 

 

11:40-11:55

 

 

Q&A

 

 

Point of View: Strain Still Has An Important Role in Cardio-oncology Practice
11:55 - 12:30
Kazuaki Negishi, Tek-Siong Chee
Point of View: Strain Still Has An Important Role in Cardio-oncology Practice
11:55 - 12:30
Kazuaki Negishi, Tek-Siong Chee

Local Time (SGT)

 

Session / Topics

Speakers

 

11:55-12:30

 

 

Case-Based Learning: Dodging Bullets - Recognizing the Pitfalls of Echo

 

 

11:55-12:00

 

Intro: Setting the Stage

 

12:00-12:10

 

Protagonist

Kazuaki Negishi

12:10-12:20

 

Antagonist

Tek-Siong Chee

12:20-12:30

 

Repartee & Denouement

 

 

Lunch, Visit Exhibits
12:30 - 13:30
Lunch, Visit Exhibits
12:30 - 13:30

Not So Elementary, My Dear Watson...
13:30 - 14:30
Bonita Anderson, Sudhir Wahi, Anders Sahlen
Not So Elementary, My Dear Watson...
13:30 - 14:30
Bonita Anderson, Sudhir Wahi, Anders Sahlen

Local Time (SGT)

 

Session / Topics

Speakers

 

13:30-14:30

 

 

Not So Elementary, My Dear Watson...

 

 

13:30-13:45

 

LV Chamber Remodeling 101

Bonita Anderson

13:45-14:00

 

The Right Atrium: Worth Our Attention?

Sudhir Wahi

14:00-14:15

 

The Aorta: When Does It Become Dilated, How Should We Monitor?

Anders Sahlen

14:15-14:30

 

Q&A

 

 

What was the Indication for that Echo Again?
14:30 - 15:30
Edwin Tucay, Susanna Price, Jens-Uwe Voigt
What was the Indication for that Echo Again?
14:30 - 15:30
Edwin Tucay, Susanna Price, Jens-Uwe Voigt

Local Time (SGT)

 

Session / Topics

Speakers

 

14:30-15:30

 

 

What was the Indication for that Echo Again?

 

 

14:30-14:45

 

"30 Year Old, Right Sided Weakness"

Edwin Tucay

14:45-15:00

 

"Chest Discomfort, COVID Positive"

Susanna Price

15:00-15:15

 

"Reduced LVEF, Assess Dyssynchrony"

Jens-Uwe Voigt

15:15-15:30

 

Q&A

 

 

Tea Break, Visit Exhibits
15:30 - 15:55
Tea Break, Visit Exhibits
15:30 - 15:55

Diagnosing Pericardial Disease
15:55 - 17:10
Satish Parashar, Bonita Anderson, Jae K. Oh, Ping Chai
Diagnosing Pericardial Disease
15:55 - 17:10
Satish Parashar, Bonita Anderson, Jae K. Oh, Ping Chai

Local Time (SGT)

 

Session / Topics

Speakers

 

15:55-17:10

 

 

Diagnosing Pericardial Disease

 

 

15:55-16:10

 

Constrictive Pericarditis

Satish Parashar

16:10-16:25

 

Pericardial Effusion and Tamponade

Bonita Anderson

16:25-16:40

 

Effusive-Constrictive Pericarditis

Jae K. Oh

16:40-16:55

 

Pericardial Masses

Ping Chai

16:55-17:10

 

Q&A

 

 

Revolutionizing Diagnosis and Management of Valvular Heart Disease (Cocktail Symposium Sponsored by Philips)
17:10 - 18:05
Jorge Solis, Smonporn Boonyaratavej, See Hooi Ewe
Revolutionizing Diagnosis and Management of Valvular Heart Disease (Cocktail Symposium Sponsored by Philips)
17:10 - 18:05
Jorge Solis, Smonporn Boonyaratavej, See Hooi Ewe

Local Time (SGT)

 

Session / Topics

Speakers

 

17:10-18:05

 

 

Revolutionizing Diagnosis and Management of Valvular Heart Disease (Cocktail Symposium Sponsored by Philips)

 

 

17:10-17:15

 

Opening

 

17:15-17:25

 

Multimodality Viewing: A Powerful Tool to Unravel the Natural History of VHD

Jorge Solis

17:25-17:40

 

Novel Imaging Techniques for Anatomic Visualization and Functional Evaluation

Smonporn Boonyaratavej

17:40-17:50

 

Mitral Valve Intervention: Improving Periop Planning for Best Outcomes

See Hooi Ewe

17:50-18:05

 

Q&A

 

 

Saturday 29 October 2022
Saturday 29 October 2022
Contrast Echo: Current and Novel Applications
08:00 - 09:00
Juefei Wu, Kevin Wei, Jonathan Lindner
Contrast Echo: Current and Novel Applications
08:00 - 09:00
Juefei Wu, Kevin Wei, Jonathan Lindner

Local Time (SGT)

 

Session / Topics

Speakers

 

08:00-09:00

 

 

Contrast Echo: Current and Novel Applications

 

 

08:00-08:15

 

Contrast Echo for Newbies: Choice of Agent, Machine Settings, Image Optimization

Juefei Wu

08:15-08:30

 

Coronary Applications: What's Really Feasible in My Lab?

Kevin Wei

08:30-08:45

 

Novel Indications for Contrast Echo

Jonathan Lindner

08:45-09:00

 

Q&A

 

 

Point of View: Artificial Intelligence will Replace the Echocardiographer in the Near Future
09:00 - 09:35
David Ouyang, James Thomas
Point of View: Artificial Intelligence will Replace the Echocardiographer in the Near Future
09:00 - 09:35
David Ouyang, James Thomas

Local Time (SGT)

 

Session / Topics

Speakers

 

09:00-09:35

 

 

Point of View: Artificial Intelligence will Replace the Echocardiographer
in the Near Future

 

 

09:00-09:05

 

Intro: Setting the Stage

 

09:05-09:15

 

Protagonist

David Ouyang

09:15-09:25

 

Antagonist

James Thomas

09:25-09:35

 

Q&A

 

 

Tea Break, Visit Exhibits
09:35 - 10:00
Tea Break, Visit Exhibits
09:35 - 10:00

Prognostication of CVD: The Key Role of Echo
10:00 - 11:00
Li-Tan Yang, James Thomas, Liza Thomas
Prognostication of CVD: The Key Role of Echo
10:00 - 11:00
Li-Tan Yang, James Thomas, Liza Thomas

Local Time (SGT)

 

Session / Topics

Speakers

 

10:00-11:00

 

 

Prognostication of CVD: The Key Role of Echo

 

 

10:00-10:15

 

Outcomes in Chronic Aortic Regurgitation: What's New?

Li-Tan Yang

10:15-10:30

 

Cardiac Amyloid: Can Echo Offer More than Diagnosis?

James Thomas

10:30-10:45

 

Left Atrial Strain: The Real HbA1c of CVD?

Liza Thomas

10:45-11:00

 

Q&A

 

 

New Vistas in Valvular Heart Disease
11:00 - 12:00
Saki Ito, Jagdish Mohan, Yaser Nemshah
New Vistas in Valvular Heart Disease
11:00 - 12:00
Saki Ito, Jagdish Mohan, Yaser Nemshah

Local Time (SGT)

 

Session / Topics

Speakers

 

11:00-12:00

 

 

New Vistas in Valvular Heart Disease

 

 

11:00-11:15

 

Moderate Aortic Valve Stenosis

Saki Ito

11:15-11:30

 

Calcific Mitral Valve Disease

Jagdish Mohan

11:30-11:45

 

Atrial Functional Tricuspid Regurgitation

Yaser Nemshah

11:45-12:00

 

Q&A

 

 

Lunch, Visit Exhibits
12:00 - 13:00
Lunch, Visit Exhibits
12:00 - 13:00

Understanding Heart Disease: Supreme Role of Echo-Doppler
13:00 - 14:00
Alex Lee, S. Shanmugasundaram, Hae-Ok Jung
Understanding Heart Disease: Supreme Role of Echo-Doppler
13:00 - 14:00
Alex Lee, S. Shanmugasundaram, Hae-Ok Jung

Local Time (SGT)

 

Session / Topics

Speakers

 

13:00-14:00

 

 

Understanding Heart Disease: Supreme Role of Echo-Doppler

 

 

13:00-13:15

 

Novel Mechanisms of Mitral Regurgitation

Alex Lee

13:15-13:30

 

Insights into the Pathophysiology of HCM

S. Shanmugasundaram

13:30-13:45

 

"Pulmonary Hypertension" - Unraveling the Cause

Hae-Ok Jung

13:45-14:00

 

Q&A

 

 

Recognizing Cardiovascular Involvement in Systemic Disease
14:00 - 15:00
Barakath Badusha Abdul Kareem, Lieng H. Ling, Alexander Lyon
Recognizing Cardiovascular Involvement in Systemic Disease
14:00 - 15:00
Barakath Badusha Abdul Kareem, Lieng H. Ling, Alexander Lyon

Local Time (SGT)

 

Session / Topics

Speakers

 

14:00-15:00

 

 

Recognizing Cardiovascular Involvement in Systemic Disease

 

 

14:00-15:15

 

Endocrine Cardiomyopathies

Barakath Badusha Abdul Kareem

14:15-15:30

 

Rheumatological Conditions

Lieng H. Ling

14:30-15:45

 

Cardiovascular disease in Patients with Cancer: Beyond LV Dysfunction

Alexander Lyon

14:45-15:00

 

Q&A

 

 

Tea Break, Visit Exhibits
15:00 - 15:25
Tea Break, Visit Exhibits
15:00 - 15:25

Novel Concepts and Technologies
15:25 - 16:40
Otto Smiseth, Alex Lee, Ralph Stephan von Bardeleben, Jasper Tromp
Novel Concepts and Technologies
15:25 - 16:40
Otto Smiseth, Alex Lee, Ralph Stephan von Bardeleben, Jasper Tromp

Local Time (SGT)

 

Session / Topics

Speakers

 

15:25-16:40

 

 

Novel Concepts and Technologies

 

 

15:25-15:40

 

Myocardial Work Index

Otto Smiseth

15:40-15:55

 

Vortex Flow Imaging

Alex Lee

15:55-16:10

 

Fusion Imaging

Ralph Stephan von Bardeleben

16:10-16:25

 

Artificial Intelligence Solutions for Echo

Jasper Tromp

16:25-16:40

 

Q&A

 

 

The Patient on A Machine: What Do I Look For?
16:40 - 17:35
Susanna Price, Robin Cherian, Julian Loh
The Patient on A Machine: What Do I Look For?
16:40 - 17:35
Susanna Price, Robin Cherian, Julian Loh

Local Time (SGT)

 

Session / Topics

Speakers

 

16:40-17:35

 

 

The Patient on A Machine: What Do I Look For?

 

 

16:40-16:55

 

Mechanical Ventilation

Susanna Price

16:55-17:05

 

ECMO, Impella

Robin Cherian

17:05-17:20

 

LVAD, RVAD devices

Julian Loh

17:20-17:35

 

Q&A

 

 

Prizes, Adjourn
17:35 - 17:40
Prizes, Adjourn

Sunday 30 October 2022
Sunday 30 October 2022
POCUS Symposium
08:00 - 09:00
Thomas Marwick, Yew-Woon Chia
POCUS Symposium
08:00 - 09:00
Thomas Marwick, Yew-Woon Chia

Local Time (SGT)

 

Session / Topics

Speakers

 

08:00-09:00

 

 

POCUS Symposium

 

 

08:00-08:15

 

POCUS in the Outpatient Clinic

TBC

08:15-08:30

 

Lung Ultrasound: Best Screening Test for Acute Heart Failure?

Thomas Marwick

08:30-08:45

 

The Hemodynamically Unstable Patient

Yew-Woon Chia

08:45-09:00

 

Q&A

 

 

Lipids, Vascular Disease Symposium
09:00 - 10:00
Swee Yaw Tan, Thomas Marwick, Tavintharan Subramaniam
Lipids, Vascular Disease Symposium
09:00 - 10:00
Swee Yaw Tan, Thomas Marwick, Tavintharan Subramaniam

Local Time (SGT)

 

Session / Topics

Speakers

 

09:00-10:00

 

 

Lipids, Vascular Disease Symposium

 

 

09:00-09:15

 

Plain Old Calcium Score: Relic or Still Relevant?

Swee Yaw Tan

09:15-09:30

 

Detection of CAD: Anatomical or Functional Assessment - Does it Matter?

Thomas Marwick

09:30-09:45

 

When We Run Out of Road: What Options After Statins and Ezetimibe?

Tavintharan Subramaniam

09:45-10:00

 

Q&A

 

 

Tea Break, Visit Exhibits
10:00 - 10:20
Tea Break, Visit Exhibits
10:00 - 10:20

Atrial Fibrillation Symposium (Sponsored by Bayer)
10:20 - 11:20
Smonporn Boonyaratavej, Faraz Pathan, Tze-Fan Chao
Atrial Fibrillation Symposium (Sponsored by Bayer)
10:20 - 11:20
Smonporn Boonyaratavej, Faraz Pathan, Tze-Fan Chao

Local Time (SGT)

 

Session / Topics

Speakers

 

10:20-11:20

 

 

Atrial Fibrillation Symposium (Sponsored by Bayer)

 

 

10:20-10:35

 

Echo for New Onset AF: What to Look for?

Smonporn Boonyaratavej

10:35-10:50

 

Identifying Future Risk: Can Echo Detect "Pre-AF"?

Faraz Pathan

10:50-11:05

 

Anticoagulation in Asian AF Patients with Diabetes and CKD

Tze-Fan Chao

11:05-11:20

 

Q&A

 

 

Heart Failure Symposium (Co-sponsored by Bayer and Novartis)
11:20 - 12:35
Teerapat Yingchoncharoen, Li-Ling Tan, Raymond Wong, David Sim
Heart Failure Symposium (Co-sponsored by Bayer and Novartis)
11:20 - 12:35
Teerapat Yingchoncharoen, Li-Ling Tan, Raymond Wong, David Sim

Local Time (SGT)

 

Session / Topics

Speakers

 

11:20-12:35

 

 

Heart Failure Symposium (Co-sponsored by Bayer and Novartis)

 

 

11:20-11:35

 

Echo in the Patient with Heart Failure: What Information is Prognostic?

Teerapat Yingchoncharoen

11:35-11:50

 

LV Dysfunction After Cancer Chemotherapy: What to Do?

Li-Ling Tan

11:50-12:05

 

Sacubitril-Valsartan: Role in Heart Failure Treatment in A Crowded Field

Raymond Wong

12:05-12:20

 

Vericiguat as a Novel Therapy for Worsening HF - Singapore Real-World Experience

David Sim

12:20-12:35

 

Q&A

 

 

Lunch, Visit Exhibits
12:35 - 13:15
Lunch, Visit Exhibits
12:35 - 13:15

Riddles, Mysteries, Enigmas (Case Presentation Competition)
13:15 - 14:15
Riddles, Mysteries, Enigmas (Case Presentation Competition)
13:15 - 14:15

Local Time (SGT)

 

Session / Topics

Speakers

 

13:15-14:15

 

 

Riddles, Mysteries, Enigmas (Case Presentation Competition)

 

 

13:15-13:27

 

Presentation 1

 

13:27-13:39

 

Presentation 2

 

13:39-13:51

 

Presentation 3

 

13:51-14:03

 

Presentation 4

 

14:03-14:15

 

Presentation 5

 

 

Intermission
14:15 - 14:20
Intermission

Young Investigators' Award (Abstracts Competition)
14:20 - 15:20
Young Investigators' Award (Abstracts Competition)
14:20 - 15:20

Local Time (SGT)

 

Session / Topics

Speakers

 

14:20-15:20

 

 

Young Investigators' Award (Abstracts Competition)

 

 

14:20-14:32

 

Presentation 1

 

14:32-14:44

 

Presentation 2

 

14:44-14:56

 

Presentation 3

 

14:56-15:08

 

Presentation 4

 

15:08-15:20

 

Presentation 5

 

 

Prizes, Closing Remarks, Lucky Draw, Adjourn
15:20 - 15:30
Prizes, Closing Remarks, Lucky Draw, Adjourn

ECHO ASIA

Thursday 27 October 2022

Friday 28 October 2022

Saturday 29 October 2022

Sunday 30 October 2022

08:00-08:10Welcome Messages
08:10-08:30ECHO ASIA Lecture
08:30-10:00Echocardiography with Asian Characteristics
10:00-10:30Break
10:30-11:30Elementary, My Dear Watson…
11:30-11:40Sponsor Update I
11:40-12:15Debate: Strain Still Has An Important Role in Cardio-oncology Practice
12:15-13:15Lunch
13:15-14:15Transcatheter Prosthetic Heart Valves
14:15:15:15Diagnosing Pericardial Disease
15:15-15:45Tea Break, Visit Exhibits
15:45-16:45What was the Indication for that Echo Again?
16:45-17:45Case-Based learning: Dodging Bullets – Recognizing the Pitfalls of Echo
17:45-17:50Prizes, Adjourn
08:00-09:15Novel Concepts and Technologies
09:15-10:15The Patient on A Machine: What Do I Look For?
10:15-10:45Tea Break, Visit Exhibits
10:45-11:45Understanding Heart Disease: Supreme Role of Echo-Doppler
11:45-11:55Sponsor Update II
11:55-12:30Debate: AI will Replace the Echocardiographer in the Near Future
12:30-13:30Lunch, Visit Exhibits
13:30-14:30New Vistas in Valvular Heart Disease
14:30-15:30Prognostication of CVD: The Key Role of Echo
15:30-16:00Tea Break, Visit Exhibits
16:00-17:00Recognizing Cardiovascular Involvement in Systemic Disease
17:00-18:00Contrast Echo: Current and Novel Applications
18:00-18:05Prizes, Adjourn
08:00-09:00POCUS Symposium
09:00-10:05Lipids, Vascular Disease Symposium
10:05-10:35Tea Break, Visit Exhibits
10:35-11:40Atrial Fibrillation Symposium
11:40-12:45Heart Failure Symposium
12:45-13:30Lunch, Visit Exhibits
13:30-14:30Amazing ASIAN Anomalies (Case Presentation Competition)
14:30-14:35Intermission
14:35-15:35Young Investigators’ Award (Abstracts Competition)
15:35-15:45Prizes, Closing Remarks, Lucky Draw, Adjourn