Program

DAY #1 – Wednesday, October 30, 2019

1:30 p.m. Welcome and Introduction: So Much to Say, So Little Time…So We Added an Extra Half Day to CiDA! Moderators:

Drs. Davidson and Dolmatch

Session #1: Dialysis Access and ESRD from 40,000 ft Moderators:

Drs. Dolmatch and Davidson

Panel: Drs. Haskal, Mallios, Slakey, Trerotola and Capt. Nolen

1:40 p.m. Learning, Knowledge, Community and Safety. Are They Connected? Dr. Davidson
1:48 p.m. Primum Non Nocere. (First Do No Harm.) Dr. Slakey
1:56 p.m. Keynote Lecture #1: The 737 Max 8: What Can We Learn from Boeing? Presenter: Capt. Nolen
2:11 p.m. Discussion: Keep Your Nose Up! Moderators:

Drs. Dolmatch and Davidson

Panel: Drs. Haskal,  Mallios, Slakey, Trerotola and Capt. Nolen

2:21 p.m. Case Session #1: Follow Up from Cases at 2018 CiDA (As Promised!) Presenter:

Dr. Dolmatch

Panel: Drs. Davidson, Haskal, Hohmann, Mallios, Saad, Slakey and Trerotola

3:00 p.m. Refreshment Break
Session #2: Opportunities in Dialysis Moderators:

Drs. Davidson and Dolmatch

Panel: Drs. Gallieni, Gura, Hohmann and Kennealey

3:30 p.m. PD? Of Course! Dr. Gallieni
3:38 p.m. The Comprehensive PD Program Dr. Kennealey
3:46 p.m. PD in the US: Still Single Digit Prevalence. Why? Dr. Hohmann
3:54 p.m. Wearable PD  Dr. Gallieni
4:02 p.m. Wearable HD Dr. Gura
Debate #1: Wearable Peritoneal Dialysis versus Wearable Hemodialysis Moderators:

Drs. Davidson and Dolmatch

Panel: Drs. Gallieni, Gura, Hohmann and Kennealey

4:10 p.m. If I Needed Dialysis, I Would Choose Wearable Peritoneal Dialysis Dr. Gallieni
4:16 p.m. If I Needed Dialysis, I Would Choose Wearable Hemodialysis Dr. Gura
4:22 p.m. Discussion Moderators:

Drs. Davidson and Dolmatch

Panel: Drs. Gallieni, Gura, Hohmann and Kennealey

4:30 p.m. Case Session #2: More Cases Presenter:

Dr. Dolmatch

Panel: Drs. Beathard, Davidson, Hohmann, Kennealey, Ross, Saad and Trerotola

5:15 p.m. ADJOURN DAY #1

DAY #2 – Thursday, October 31, 2019

7:00 a.m. Continental Breakfast
7:30 a.m. Welcome and Introduction Drs. Davidson and Dolmatch
7:35 a.m. Keynote Lecture #2: Remote Monitoring Technology; What Does it Offer to the Dialysis Access Patient and Provider? Presenter:

Dr. Neville

7:50 a.m. Discussion Moderators:

Drs. Davidson and Dolmatch

Panel: Drs. Beathard, Kuraguntla, Neville, Roy-Chaudhury, Sheldon and Capt. Nolen

Session #3: Advancing the Science in ESRD Care Moderators:

Drs. Davidson and Dolmatch

Panel: Drs. Beathard, Haskal, Neville, Roy-Chaudhury, Sheldon, Mr. Kuraguntla and Capt. Nolen

8:00 a.m. Parachute versus Placebo. The Need to Go Beyond Randomized Controlled Device Trials Dr. Roy-Chaudhury
8:08 a.m. Medical Device Registries: When They Work and When They Don’t Dr. Beathard
8:16 a.m. Meta-analyses: Beware the Pitfalls of Aggregating Clinical Trial Data Dr. Haskal
8:24 a.m. Artificial Intelligence, Big Data and Predictive Models in ESRD Mr. Kuraguntla
8:32 a.m. Discussion Moderators:

Drs. Davidson and Dolmatch

Panel: Drs. Beathard, Haskal, Neville, Roy-Chaudhury, Sheldon, Mr. Kuraguntla and Capt. Nolen 

8:42 a.m. Keynote Lecture #3: Moving Beyond Randomized Controlled Medical Device Trials Dr. Sheldon
8:57 a.m. From Concept to Clearance: Townhall With the FDA Moderators:

Drs. Davidson and Dolmatch

FDA Representatives: Drs. Lee, Retarekar and Sheldon

Panel: Drs. Beathard, Haskal, Neville, Roy-Chaudhury, Mr. Kuraguntla and Capt. Nolen

Session #4: Pharmacologic Restenosis Inhibition Moderators:

Drs. Dolmatch and Jones

Panel: Drs. Kitrou, Lookstein, Rajan, Roy-Chaudhury, Swinnen and Trerotola

9:23 a.m. Lutonix Trial 24-month Results Dr. Trerotola
9:31 a.m. Lutonix Global Registry Dr. Kitrou
9:39 a.m. In.Pact Trial Results from the Australian Experience Dr. Swinnen
9:47 a.m. In.Pact AV Trial First Look Dr. Lookstein
9:55 a.m. Discussion Moderators: Drs. Dolmatch and Jones

Panel: Drs. Kitrou, Lookstein, Rajan, Roy-Chaudhury, Swinnen and Trerotola

10:05 a.m. Refreshment Break and Visit Exhibits
Session #5: Covered Stents in AV Access Moderators:

Drs. Aruny and Dolmatch

Panel: Drs. Gilbert, Haskal, Jones, Lookstein, Saad, Shahverdyan and Trerotola

10:35 a.m. Covered Stents in AV Fistulae: 12-month AVeNEW Trial Results Dr. Saad
10:43 a.m. Wrapsody FIM Clinical Experience Dr. Gilbert
10:51 a.m. Covered Stents: Better Outcomes for the Patient, But What Are the Economic Implications? Dr. Aruny
10:59 a.m. Discussion Moderators:

Drs. Aruny and Dolmatch

Panel: Drs. Gilbert, Haskal, Jones, Lookstein, Saad, Shahverdyan and Trerotola

11:10 a.m. Case Session #3: PTA and Beyond Presenter:

Dr. Dolmatch

Panel: Drs. Aruny, Gilbert, Haskal, Jones, Lookstein, Saad, Shahverdyan, Trerotola and Wasse

12:00 p.m. Lunch, Mid-Day Industry Sessions and Visit Exhibits
Session #6: Surgical Creation of AV Access: AV Fistulae Moderators:

Drs. Gilbert and Inston

Panel: Drs. Bandyk, Clair, Desai, Gibbs, Hedin, Ross, Slakey and Swinnen

1:30 p.m. Can Duplex Vascular Mapping Reports be Trusted in the Surgical Planning Process for AV Access Creation? Dr. Bandyk
1:38 p.m. How Do We Choose the Right Dialysis Access? Dr. Clair
1:46 p.m. Early Cannulation Graft Patient Selection Criteria Made Cost-effective Dr. Desai
1:54 p.m. What’s the Untold Problem With Dialysis Access? Dr. Inston
2:02 p.m. Discussion: Fistula First Concept in Memoriam Moderators:

Drs. Gilbert and Inston

Panel: Drs. Bandyk, Clair, Desai, Gibbs, Hedin, Ross, Slakey and Swinnen

2:12 p.m. Case #4: Live on Stage. I Had it All… Fistulas, Grafts and Two Transplants in 23 Years. Presenter: Mr. West

Moderator:

Drs. Davidson and Gibbs

Panel: Drs. Bandyk, Clair, Desai, Gallieni, Gilbert, Hedin, Inston, Ross and Swinnen

Keynote Lecture #4: The ESCO Practice Model
3:00 p.m. ESCO: The Reality Dr. Behrend
3:20 p.m. Discussion: Paradigm Shift Moderator: Drs. Davidson and Gibbs

Panel: Drs. Alvarez, Bandyk, Behrend, Gilbert, Hedin, Lok, Slakey, Swinnen and Mr. West

3:30 p.m. Refreshment Break and Visit Exhibits
Session #7: Guidelines for ESRD Care Moderators:

Drs. Davidson and Roy-Chaudhury

Panel: Drs. Alvarez, Beathard, Behrend, Inston, Lok and Wasse

4:00 p.m. The New K-DOQI Guidelines: What’s So New About Them? Dr. Lok
4:08 p.m. How Will Your Practice be Impacted by the New K-DOQI Guidelines? Dr. Wasse
4:16 p.m. Adopting New Effective Therapies: What Matters to the Patient? Dr. Roy-Chaudhury
4:24 p.m. Doing Dialysis at the Pharmacy: The Upcoming New Point of Care You Can’t Ignore Dr. Alvarez
4:32 p.m. Get it Right the First Time! Dr. Inston
4:40 p.m. Discussion: How We Meet the Needs and Satisfy the “Wants.” Moderators:

Drs. Davidson and Roy-Chaudhury

Panel: Drs. Alvarez, Beathard, Behrend, Inston, Lok, Wasse and Mr. West

4:50 p.m. IT’S ACCESS ACADEMIC

Team 1: Gilbert, Inston, Hohmann

Team 2: Roy-Chaudhury, Saad, Wasse

Team 3: Haskal, Jones, Trerotola

Presenter:

Dr. Dolmatch

5:30 p.m. Halloween Networking Reception and Visit the Exhibits
7:00 p.m. ADJOURN DAY #2

DAY #3 – Friday, November 1, 2019

7:00 a.m. Continental Breakfast
7:30 a.m. Welcome and Introduction Drs. Davidson and Dolmatch
Session #8: EndoAVF in Clinical Practice Moderators:

Drs. Dolmatch and Hull

Panel: Drs. Aruny, Jones, Lok, Mallios, Peden, Rajan, Shahverdyan and Wasse

7:36 a.m. Non-surgical AVF: US Experience With Two Systems Dr. Aruny
7:44 a.m. Non-surgical AVF: EU Experience With Two Systems Dr. Shahverdyan
7:52 a.m. Can Patient Selection be Optimized for Successful Non-surgical AVF? Dr. Wasse
8:00 a.m. Case Session #5: Tips and Tricks and Secondary Procedures to Make Percutaneous AVF’s Work Presenters:

Drs. Aruny, Jones, Mallios and Shahverdyan

Moderators:

Drs. Aruny and Dolmatch

Panel: Drs. Hull, Lok, Peden, Rajan, Ross and Wasse

Session #9: Strategic Decisions to “Do the Right Thing”

What if…

Moderators:

Drs. Davidson and Gilbert

Panel: Drs. Desai, Gibbs, Hohmann, Inston, Lawson, Mallios, Neville, Ross and Roy-Chaudhury

8:50 a.m. …a Kidney Transplant is Possible? Who Qualifies? Dr. Gibbs
8:58 a.m. …no Kidney and the Patient Wants Peritoneal Dialysis? How Does that Work? Dr. Hohmann
9:06 a.m. …no Kidney and PD Isn’t an Option? When Should an AVF be Created so the Patient Can Avoid a Catheter? Dr. Roy-Chaudhury
9:14 a.m. …an AVF Isn’t Possible? The UK Graft Registry Dr. Lawson
9:22 a.m. …no AVF or Bioengineered Conduit (Yet). The UK Graft Registry Dr. Gilbert
9:30 a.m. …There’s No Time for a Graft (or is There?) “Early Stick Grafts?” Dr. Desai
9:38 a.m. …HD Must Start Immediately? Non-tunneled or Tunneled Catheter? Dr. Ross
9:46 a.m. Discussion: What Happens if We Did Everything Right? Moderators:

Drs. Gilbert and Lawson

Panel: Drs. Desai, Gibbs, Hohmann, Inston, Lawson, Mallios, Neville, Ross and Roy-Chaudhury

10:00 a.m. Refreshment Break and Visit Exhibits
Session #10: Renal Transplantation Moderators:

Drs. Davidson and Inston

Panel: Drs. Gibbs, Gilbert, Kennealey, Lawson, Slakey and Swinnen

10:30 a.m. Current State of DeceasedDonor Transplantation Dr. Slakey
10:38 a.m. Improving the Quality and Availability of Transplanted Kidneys Dr. Gilbert
10:46 a.m. Discussion: Would You Give a Kidney to ME? Moderators:

Drs. Davidson and Inston

Panel: Drs. Gibbs, Gilbert, Kennealey, Lawson, Slakey and Swinnen

10:52 a.m. Keynote Lecture #5: The Nobel Prize in (Transplant) Medicine: Who Got It and Why? Presenter: Dr. Hedin
11:07 a.m. Discussion Moderators:

Drs. Davidson and Slakey

Panel: Drs. Gilbert, Inston, Kennealey, Lawson and Swinnen

Session #11: Hemodialysis Catheters: When You Can’t Live Without Them. Moderators:

Drs. Beathard and Ross

Panel: Drs. Aruny, Beathard, Saad, Vartanian and Wasse

11:12 a.m. Catheter Locking Solutions: Does it Matter and What is Best? Dr. Wasse
11:20 a.m. Catheter Infections: How Best to Manage Them? Dr. Beathard
11:28 a.m. Case Session #6: Worst Catheter Cases, Ever! Learn from These Mistakes. Presenter: Dr. Ross

Panel: Drs. Aruny, Beathard, Razavi, Saad, Vartanian and Wasse

12:00 p.m. Lunch, Mid-Day Industry Sessions and Visit Exhibits
1:30 p.m. Keynote Lecture #6: The KHI Roadmap and Kidney X Presenter: Drs. Sheldon
1:45 p.m. Keynote Lecture #7: The Bioartificial Implantable Kidney  Presenters: Dr. Vartanian   
1:55 p.m. Discussion Moderators: Drs. Gilbert and Haskal

Panel: Drs. Gallieni, Hull, Inston, Razavi, Roy-Chaudhury, Sheldon Slakey and Vartanian

Session #12: Thoracic Central Vein Obstruction (TCVO) Moderators:

Drs. Dolmatch and Haskal

Panel: Drs. Aruny, Gallieni, Hull, Jones, Razavi, Ross and Saad

2:05 p.m. The Scope of TCVO Dr. Jones
2:13 p.m. The SAVE-US Pivotal Trial and European Experience Dr. Razavi
2:21 p.m. Poor PTA Result: Stent or Covered Stent? Dr. Haskal
2:29 p.m. Flow Reduction: When and How? Dr. Saad
2:37 p.m. Look! Up in the Sky. It’s a Graft…it’s a Catheter…No, it’s Superhero! Dr. Ross
2:45 p.m. Discussion Moderators:

Drs. Dolmatch and Haskal

Panel: Drs. Aruny, Gallieni, Hull, Jones, Razavi, Ross, and Saad

2:55 p.m. Case Session #7: Thoracic Central Vein Obstruction and Cases for Follow Up Next Year. Presenter:

Dr. Dolmatch

Panel: Drs. Aruny, Gallieni, Haskal, Jones, Razavi, Ross, Saad, Trerotola and Wasse

3:55 p.m. Concluding Remarks Drs. Davidson and Dolmatch
4:00 p.m. ADJOURN CiDA 2019

SoDA – Vascular Access Simulation Training

The annual SoDA course is an intensive, interactive, innovative, half-day learning opportunity that takes place prior to the start of CiDA. Designed to address the increasing challenges associated with vascular access technique and decision making, SoDA teaches improved, surgical and interventional skills, aiming to enhance physician decision making.

Industry Sessions

Thursday, NovembeR 1, 2018

6:45 am – 7:30 am

Title: Successful Utilization of Artegraft for Clinical Situations

Location: Independence Room (Salon C) on Meeting Level 4

Sponsored by: Artegraft, Inc.


12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Title: The Latest Evidence-Based Medicine for Dysfunctional Fistulae

Location: Independence Room (Salon C) on Meeting Level 4

Sponsored by: BD – Bard


 

Friday, November 2, 2018

7:00 am – 7:45 am

Title: WavelinQ™ EndoAVF System: The Option for Endovascular Fistula Creation

Location: Independence Room (Salon C) on Meeting Level 4

Sponsored by: BD – Bard


12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Title: Optimizing AV Access Outcomes

Location: Independence Room (Salon C) on Meeting Level 4

Sponsored by: W.L. Gore and Associates


Friday, November 2, 2018

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Title: Using the Ellipsys® System for EndoAVF™ Creation: Techniques, Results and Outcomes

Location: Liberty Ballroom (Salon I) on Meeting Level 4

Sponsored by: Avenu Medical