Congress Topics

The program will include invited lectures, workshops as well as original oral and poster presentations, clinical cases and debates which will cover a wide spectrum of topics in all disciplines related to pregnancy associated cardiovascular conditions.

Topics which will be covered during the conference includes:

  1. Physiologic Changes during Normal Pregnancy and the Post Partum Period
  2. Risk Assessment of the Cardiac Patient before and during Pregnancy
  3. Genetic Consultation
  4. Contraceptives in Cardiac Patients
  5. Cardiac Evaluation during Pregnancy
  6. Cardiovascular Imaging in the Pregnant Patient
  7. Anesthesia during Pregnancy and Delivery
  8. Obstetric Management of the Cardiac Patient
  9. Hypertension during Pregnancy
  10. Congenital Heart Disease and Pregnancy
  11. Valvular Disease and Pregnancy – Native, Artificial
  12. Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
  13. Cardiomyopathy and Pregnancy – Dilated, Hypertrophic, Non-compaction
  14. Pregnancy Associated Acute Myocardial Infarction, Coronary Dissection
  15. Cardiac Arrhythmias during Pregnancy
  16. Pulmonary Hypertension and Pregnancy
  17. Pericardial Disorders and Pregnancy
  18. Infective Endocarditis and Pregnancy
  19. Aortopathy and Pregnancy – Marfan, Bicuspid Aortic Valve, Turner
  20. Pulmonary Embolism during Pregnancy
  21. Pregnancy and the Cardio-oncologic Patient
  22. Pregnancy after Heart Transplantation
  23. Heart Failure and Pregnancy, Drugs and Devices