1 - 3 December 2022 International Convention Centre Sydney Australia

The VERVE Symposium in conjunction with LINC Australia program will incorporate a world renowned international faculty, with live cases from the University Hospital in Leipzig and Prince of Wales Private Hospital Sydney. There is the opportunity for submission of abstracts in the categories of original scientific research and challenging cases.

ENDOVASCULAR MASTERCLASS AND GLOBAL EXPERT DISCUSSION FORUM

*Program subject to change
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Thursday 1 December 2022     Venue: International Convention Centre
VERVE Symposium: Room 1
08:30 - 10:00 am
Session 1.1: Future Directions in SFA Treatment

8:30 - 10:00 am

Chairs: R. Varcoe, S. Braunlich,
Panel: M.A. Ruffino, V. Chandra, T. Nakama, R. Kolluri

8:30 - 8:38 am

Serration Angioplasty Versus POBA – What Do We Know About Acute Recoil With These Technologies
Venita Chandra

8:38 - 8:46 am

The Results of the Multicenter BEASTARS Registry
Tatsuya Nakama

8:46 - 9:01 am

Live Case 1 (From Leipzig)

9:01 - 9:09 am

Covered Stent in Arterial Emergencies: A Game Changer
Maria Antonella Ruffino

9:09 - 9:17 am

Safety and Efficacy of IN.PACT Admiral in a CLI Population: Five year outcomes
Brian DeRubertis

9:17 - 9:25 am

Rotarex Mechanical Athero-Thrombectomy in Complex Scenarios
Sven Braunlich

9:25 - 9:35 am

Live Case 1 (From Leipzig)

9:35 - 9:43 am

How to Maximise the Performance of the Eluvia DES
Osamu Iida

9:43 - 9:51 am

Anticoagulants and Antiplatelet Therapy for PAD
Raghu Kolluri

9:51 - 10:00 am

Discussion

10:00 - 10:30 am
Morning Tea
10:30 - 12:00 pm
Session 1.2: Latest Options for Arterial and Venous Thrombectomy

10:30 - 12:00 pm

Chairs: V. Bourke
Panel: I. Nammuni, M Lichtenberg, H Jalaie
Supported by: Abbott

10:30 - 10:40 am

A Review of Mechanical and Pharmaco-Mechanical Thrombectomy Devices: What’s Out There and What’s on the Way
Isuru Nammuni

10:40 - 10:50 am

Experience with the JETi Thrombectomy System
Michael Lichtenberg (via satellite)

10:50 - 11:05 am

Recorded Case – Arterial
Michael Lichtenberg

11:05 - 11:20 am

Mechanical Thrombectomy for Venous Thromboembolism
Houman Jalaie (via satellite)

11:20 - 11:30 am

Recorded Case -Venous
Michael Lichtenberg

11:30 - 11:40 am

A Business Case for Use of Catheter Directed Thrombolysis and Thrombectomy Catheters
Omar Aziz

11:40 - 12:00 pm

Discussion

12:00 - 01:00 pm
Lunch
12:10 - 12:50 pm
Lunch Session

12:10 - 12:50 pm

Title: ESKD Symposium: Advances of Endovascular Therapy in AV Access
Discussions around new data, guidelines and interventional technology into treatment paradigms for end-stage kidney disease patients
Supported by: BD
Chair: C. Delaney
Panel: R Allen

EndoAVF System – novel interventional technology in creating AVF and the early experience (Chris Delaney – 15 mins)
Chris Delaney

Setting up an EndoAVF Program

Vessel mapping
Richard Allen

Recorded Case – The Procedure
Chris Delaney

How to needle an EndoAVF
Amanda Luke

Q&A

01:00 - 02:40 pm
Session 1.3: Pioneering Techniques in Aorto-Iliac Occlusive Disease

1:00 - 2:40 pm

Chair: V. Puttaswamy
Panel: A. Prent, A. Holden, J.F. Noya
Supported by: W.L. Gore

1:00 - 1:20 pm

5-Year Data for VBX in AIOD
Andrew Holden

1:20 - 1:30 pm

The Evolution for Covered Stents for Endovascular Procedures
Anna Prent

1:30 - 1:50 pm

Live Case 2 (From Sydney)

1:50 - 2:00 pm

The Value of Covered Stents for Aorto-Iliac Disease
Jorge Fernandez Noya

2:00 - 2:10 pm

Techniques for Treating Iliac (and aortic) Disease with Current off the Shelf Technologies
Vik Puttaswamy

2:10 - 2:20 pm

Live Case 2 (From Sydney)

2:20 - 2:30 pm

An Australian Cost-consequence Analysis of Covered Balloon-expandable Stents for the Management Aortoiliac Occlusive Disease
Thomas Warburton

2:30 - 2:40 pm

Discussion

02:40 - 04:00 pm
Session 1.4: Beyond Simple Drug Elution: A Combination of Endovascular Tools to Optimise Outcomes

2:40 - 4:00 pm

Chairs: V. Puttaswamy
Panel: B. DeRubertis, M. Brodmann, V. Chandra
Supported by: Medtronic

2:40 - 2:48 pm

Latest Directional Atherectomy Data: Results from REALITY and DIRECT Trials
Brian DeRubertis

2:48 - 3:02 pm

Recorded Case – Peripheral Atherectomy
Mehdi Shishebor

3:02 - 3:10 pm

Latest Evidence from the IN.PACT Clinical Program
Marianne Brodmann (via satellite)

3:10 - 3:18 pm

Drug-coated Balloons Versus Bare Metal Stents for the Treatment of Symptomatic Femoropopliteal Disease: A patient level pooled analysis
Venita Chandra

3:18 - 3:24 pm

Directional Atherectomy Techniques for Success Both Above and Below the Knee
Brian DeRubertis

3:24 - 3:34 pm

Live Case 3 (From Sydney)

3:34 - 3:42 pm

Infra-Popliteal Directional Atherectomy with the HawkOne system: Safe, Effective and a Game Changer for Limb Salvage
Vik Puttaswamy

3:42 - 3:50 pm

Directional Atherectomy and Anti-Resetenotic Therapy in In-Stent Restenosis
Kira Patel

3:50 - 4:00 pm

Discussion

04:00 - 04:15 pm
Afternoon Tea
04:15 - 06:00 pm
Session 1.5: New Endograft Engineering Designs to Tackle Complex Aortic Anatomy and Manage Branches

4:15 - 6:00 pm

Chairs: G. Oderich, A. Holden
Panel: S. El Batti, J.F. Noya, E. Travers
Supported by: W.L. Gore

4:15 - 4:30 pm

Recorded Case – IBE
Andrew Holden

4:30 - 4:40 pm

The Value of Internal Iliac Artery Preservation with Dedicated Branch Devices
Gustavo Oderich

4:40 - 4:50 pm

Maximising Aeal in the Proximal Aortic Neck With EXCLUDER Conformable
Gustavo Oderich

4:50 - 5:00 pm

Australian initial experience with the new GORE® EXCLUDER® Conformable device
Tim Shiraev

5:00 - 5:10 pm

The Importance of the Conformability in Thoracic-Abdominal Interventions
Jorge Fernandez Noya

5:10 - 5:20 pm

Options during EVAR to achieve a durable seal in the iliac system and maintain QoL
Edward Travers

5:20 - 5:30 pm

Real World Clinical and Device Specific Data Update on Treating Challenging Necks. The EXCEL Registry
Salma El Batti

5:30 - 5:40 pm

Comparative Early Outcomes of Gore Excluder Conformable Endoprosthesis in the Management of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms
Madeleine de Boer (T)

5:40 - 6:00 pm

Discussion

06:00 pm
Close of Day 1
06:00 - 07:15 pm
Welcome Reception

6:00 - 7:15 pm

Venue: The Gallery Level 2

VERVE Symposium: Room 2
08:30 - 10:00 am
Session 2.1: Updates in Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Treatment

8:30 - 10:00 am

Chairs: H. Verhagen, A. Prent
Panel: S. Peden, B. Modarai, J.F. Noya

8:30 - 8:40 am

Bridging stents in FEVAR/BEVAR: experience of two high volume centres in Europe 
Anna Prent

8:40 - 8:50 am

Proximal Seal Dilatation Following Fenestrated Endovascular Repair for Complex Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms
Hence Verhagen

8:50 - 9:00 am

Results of the VBx in FEVAR and BEVAR Procedures
Jorge Fernandez Noya

9:00 - 9:10 am

How Can we Better Inform EVAR Practice in the Aftermath of the Draft NICE Guidelines?
Bijan Modarai

9:10 - 9:20 am

Initial Endovascular Repair And Initial Open Surgery Result In Similar Survival In Patients With Secondary Aorto-Enteric Fistulae
Anantha Narayanan

9:20 - 9:30 am

The Use of Pre-Operative 3-D Biofabrication to Optimise Patient Outcomes
Sam Peden

9:30 - 9:40 am

Long Term Outcomes of Post-Implantation Syndrome (PIS) After Endovascular Aneurysm Repair
Hence Verhagen

9:40 - 10:00 am

Discussion

10:00 - 10:30 am
Morning tea
10:30 - 12:00 pm
Session 2.2: Ultrasound Session: The Value of Ultrasound in Complementing Procedural Vascular Care

10:30 - 12:00 pm

Chair: M. Khashram, R. Huilgol
Panel: K. Busch, H. Nguyen, I. Catchpole

10:30 - 10:38 am

Novel Thoughts on How to Train Vascular Sonographers of the Future
Kathryn Busch

10:38 - 10:46 am

The How’s, Why’s and Where’s of Point of Care Ultrasound
Hoa Nguyen

10:46 - 10:54 am

Plantar acceleration time using duplex US (200+ patients ) prediction of wound healing and limb salvage
Manar Khashram

10:54 - 11:02 am

Ovarian Vein Incompetence: Challenging Cases and Unusual Patterns
Ian Catchpole

11:02 - 11:10 am

Unusual COVID Side Effects Found in Patient on Duplex Ultrasound
Kathryn Busch

11:10 - 11:18 am

Disappearing Type 3 Endoleaks
Ian Catchpole

11:26 - 11:34 am

Transcranial colour duplex revealing significant venous flow brain alterations following arteriovenous malformation resection
Kathryn Busch

11:34 - 11:42 am

Duplex ultrasound study on renal arteriovenous malformation
Yuangen Fu

11:42 - 11:50 am

Endofibrosis Case Studies
Richard Rounsley

11:50 - 12:00 pm

Discussion

12:00 - 01:00 pm
lunch
12:10 - 12:50 pm
Lunch session

12:10 - 12:50 pm

Title: ESKD Symposium: Advances of Endovascular Therapy in AV Access
Discussions around new data, guidelines and interventional technology into treatment paradigms for end-stage kidney disease patients
Supported by: BD
Chair: C. Delaney
Panel: R Allen

EndoAVF System – novel interventional technology in creating AVF and the early experience (Chris Delaney – 15 mins)
Chris Delaney

Setting up an EndoAVF Program

Vessel mapping
Richard Allen

Recorded Case – The Procedure
Chris Delaney

How to needle an EndoAVF
Amanda Luke

Q&A

01:00 - 02:40 pm
Session 2.3: Issues and Controversies in Major Vein Disorders

1:00 - 2:40 pm

Chairs: R. Varcoe
Panel: T. Richards, S. Nadkarni, L. Villalba, R. Kolluri, R. Tripathi

1:00 - 1:08 pm

5 Top Tips in Venous Stenting Reflecting Lessons Learned and Mistakes
Toby Richards

1:08 - 1:16 pm

The Relevance of ‘Collaterals’ in the Management of Complex Venous Disease – Anatomy Refresher and Practical Tips
Iman Bayat

1:16 - 1:24 pm

Reporting Standards in Venous Stenting and Thrombectomy
Raghu Kolluri

1:24 - 1:32 pm

Early Outcomes of Iliocaval Stenting: A Single Centre Experience
Uyen Giao Vo

1:32 - 1:40 pm

Controversies in DVT Management
Toby Richards

1:40 - 1:48 pm

Conservative versus Interventional management of proximal deep venous thrombosis
Summer Hassan

1:48 - 1:56 pm

Chronic Pelvic Pain and Pelvic Venous Disorders: What do we Know, What Can We Offer
Laurencia Villalba

1:56 - 2:04 pm

The Classification of Pelvic Venous Incompetence and the Need for Trials to Compare Unliateral vs Bilateral Ovarian Vein Embolisation
Sanjay Nadkarni

2:04 - 2:12 pm

Ovarian Vein Embolization: Techniques for OVE involving liquid Embolics & Coils – New Data Review
Arne Schwindt

2:12 - 2:20 pm

Global Results of A Percutaneous Method of Deep Vein Valve Reconstruction with the BlueLeaf Device
Ramon Varcoe

2:20 - 2:40 pm

Discussion

02:40 - 04:00 pm
Session 2.4: EVAR and Challenging Anatomy

2:40 - 4:00 pm

Chair: B. Modarai
Panel: H. Verhagen, C. Milne, T. Nguyen, W. Mohabbat, Y. Sivakumaran
Supported by: Cook Medical

2:40 - 2:48 pm

Endovascular Repair of Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysms in Patients with Chronic Aortic Dissection Using Branched and Fenestrated Stent Grafts – An International Experience
Bijan Modarai

2:48 - 2:56 pm

Improving EVAR Repair with an Iliac Branch Device
Yogeesan Sivakumaran

2:56 - 3:04 pm

Progressing from Simple to Complex Cases: How to Establish a Fenestrated and Branched Practice for the Visceral Aorta
Tam Nguyen

3:04 - 3:12 pm

Clinical Utility of an Off the Shelf Thoracoabdominal Device (Zenith T-Branch)
Walid Mohabbat

3:12 - 3:27 pm

Recorded Case: Fenestrations for Chronic Dissection
Bijan Modarai

3:27 - 3:35 pm

Endovascular Options for the Aortic Arch: Fenestrated and Branched Solutions
Charles Milne

3:35 - 3:43 pm

Setting up a Successful High Volume Arch Branch Practice: Lessons Learnt from 15+ Cases
Eddie Khanafer

3:43 - 4:00 pm

Discussion

04:00 - 04:15 pm
Afternoon tea
04:15 - 06:00 pm
Session 2.5: The Challenges of Limb Salvage in Advanced BTK Disease

4:15 - 6:00 pm

Chairs: V. Chandra, M. Brodmann
Panel: E. Choke, P. Mwipatayi, S. Braunlich, T. Nguyen

4:15 - 4:23 pm

Multivessel Tibial Revascularization – Is more better for CLI patients?
Venita Chandra

4:23 - 4:31 pm

Rotational Atherectomy Use in Arteries Below the Knee
Tam Nguyen

4:31 - 4:51 pm

Live Case 4 (From Leipzig)

4:51 - 4:59 pm

Is Interventional Management of PAD Which in Patients Without Chronic Limb Threatening Ischemia the Best Approach?
Jonathan Golledge (recorded)

4:59 - 5:07 pm

How Can Soundbite Help to Cross Calcified Lesions: Especially Below the Knee
Marianne Brodmann (recorded)

5:07 - 5:15 pm

Live Case 4 (From Leipzig)

5:15 - 5:23 pm

Vessel Preparation in Complex Scenarios — Ultrascore
Sven Braunlich

5:23 - 5:31 pm

Below the Ankle Revascularisation: Is it Safe and Why it Matters
Edward Choke

5:31 - 5:39 pm

24-month Outcomes of Drug-coated Balloons in Diabetic Patients: A Subgroup Analysis of the BIOLUX P-III All-comers Registry
Patrice Mwipatayi

5:39 - 5:47 pm

DEEPER OUS Trial Update: the Bare Temporary Spur Stent System followed by a Paclitaxel-coated Balloon
Andrew Holden

5:47 - 5:55 pm

The Treatment of Diabetic Foot Disease Within the Australian Public Healthcare System
Gabrielle McMullin

5:55 - 6:00 pm

Discussion

06:00 pm
Close of day 1
06:00 - 07:15 pm
Welcome reception

6:00 - 7:15 pm

Venue: The Gallery Level 2

Friday 2 December 2022    Venue: International Convention Centre
VERVE Symposium: Room 1
08:00 - 09:30 am
Session 1.6: The Challenge of the Common Femoral Artery

8:00 - 9:30 am

Chairs: P. Puckridge. D. Scheinert
Panel: C. Delaney, N. Katib, P. Jha, T. Nakama
Supported by: Abbott

8:00 - 8:08 am

My Treatment Algorithm for Disease of the CFA
Phil Puckridge

8:08 - 8:16 am

The Endovascular Management Option for the CFA and How to Deal with the Profunda
Pankaj Jha

8:16 - 8:36 am

Live Case 5 (From Leipzig)

8:36 - 8:44 am

CFA Stenting with Supera – Results, the Technique Used, an Overview of the Literature that Supports Endo Management of CFA Disease
Chris Delaney

8:44 - 8:52 am

The Results of the CAULIFLOWER Registry
Tatsuya Nakama

8:52 - 9:02 am

Live Case 5 (From Leipzig)

9:02 - 9:10 am

The Challenges of Endovascular Management for the CFA: Where it Works Well and Also its Limitations
Nedal Katib

9:10 - 9:30 am

Discussion

09:30 - 11:00 am
Session 1.7: Every Patient Journey Deserves Innovative PAD Solutions: Access, Restore, Sustain

9:30 - 11:00 am

Chair: S. Braunlich
Panel: E. Travers, S. Thomas, J. Loa
Supported by: BD

9:30 - 9:38 am

Rotational Atherectomy Plus Drug-Coated Balloons to Treat Peripheral Artery Occlusions: Current Data
Sven Braunlich

9:38 - 9:48 am

Recorded Case – Rotarex atherectomy of a long, native SFA occlusion
Sven Braunlich

9:48 - 9:56 am

Challenging the Patient Journey – Complex Femoropopliteal CTOs
Jacky Loa

9:56 - 10:04 am

Factors Associated with Early and Late Restenosis Following Drug-Coated Balloon Angioplasty for Patients in Femoropopliteal Lesions
Osamu Iida

10:04 - 10:12 am

Lutonix Registry Data
Jacky Loa

10:12 - 10:27 am

Recorded Case – Rotarex Thrombectomy for an Occluded Fem-Pop Stent
Shannon Thomas

10:27 - 10:35 am

Revascularisation of Critical Limb Ischemia: Challenges and Solutions
Summer Hassan

10:35 - 10:43 am

Patient and clinician experience in defining perceptions of quality of life in chronic limb threatening ischaemia
Stacey Telianidis

10:43 - 11:00 am

Discussion

11:00 - 11:30 am
Morning Tea
11:30 - 01:00 pm
Session 1.8: Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms and Dissection

11:30 - 1:00 pm

Chairs: T. Vasudevan, G. Oderich
Panel: R. Huilgol, S. El Batti, P. Puckridge, B. Ullery

11:30 - 11:38 am

CTAG Experience in Type B Aortic Dissection
Selma El Batti

11:38 - 11:46 am

The Management of Chronic Post-Dissection TAAA
Gustavo Oderich

11:46 - 11:54 am

Management and Treatment of Patients with Blunt Trauma Aortic Injury: Five-year Results from the RESCUE
Brant Ullery

11:54 - 12:02 pm

The Current State of Type B Intervention – Why a More Proactive Approach is the Way Forward
Venu Bhamidi

12:02 - 12:10 pm

Selective Search and Seal Approach for Failed Primary Aortic Dissection Management
Enis Kocak

12:10 - 12:18 pm

Three Year Outcomes of a Retrospective Review Following PETTICOAT/STABILISE procedure for Aortic Dissection
Josephine Mak

12:18 - 12:26 pm

A Review of Current Strategies, Available Devices and Outcomes for Management of Bridging Stents for Branched TEVAR
Ravi Huilgol

12:26 - 12:34 pm

A Collaborative Approach to Arch Endografting. An “All in it Together” Approach
Thodur Vasudevan

12:34 - 12:42 pm

On-Table Antegrade Thoracic Stenting for Acute Type A Dissection
Phil Puckridge

12:42 - 12:50 pm

Aortic Dissection- 10 years of National Data Focussing on Outcomes and Equity
Manar Khashram

12:50 - 1:00 pm

Discussion

01:00 - 02:00 pm
Lunch
01:10 - 01:50 pm
Lunch Session

1:10 - 1:50 pm

Title: How can we advance EVAR outcomes? A new RCT on sac regression and ESAR results in reinforcing proximal seal.
Supported by: Medtronic

Presenters: Brant Ullery and Hence Verhagen
Q&A

02:00 - 03:30 pm
Session 1.9 Mechanical Thrombectomy and Stenting for Deep Venous Disease

2:00 - 3:30 pm

Chairs: P. Mwipitayi
Panel: P. Puckridge, L. Villalba, I. Bayat
Supported by: BD

2:00 - 2:20 pm

Recorded Case – How to Avoid Thrombolysis in Iliofemoral DVT and the Advantage of Pure Mechanical Thrombectomy
Laurencia Villalba

2:20 - 2:28 pm

My Experience Using the Aspirex Device for Venous Thrombectomy
Jonathan Langton (recorded)

2:28 - 2:36 pm

Post-Thrombotic Disease: When to Treat Deep, Superficial or Both
Ramesh Tripathi

2:36 - 2:44 pm

Central Venous Obstruction in Post Thrombotic Syndrome – Diagnosis and Management
Iman Bayat

2:44 - 3:00 pm

Recorded Case – Malignant Occlusion of the Mid-IVC
Andrew Lennox

3:00 - 3:08 pm

Performance of Dedicated Venous Stents Across the Inguinal Ligament
Raeed Deen

3:08 - 3:16 pm

Case Presentation of Venovo Venous Stent and Final Data from the VERNACULAR Study
Tim Shiraev

3:16 - 3:24 pm

Treating NIVL in conjunction with superficial venous incompetence
Phil Puckridge

3:24 - 3:30 pm

Discussion

03:30 - 04:00 pm
Afternoon Tea
04:00 - 06:00 pm
Session 1.10 Controversies in Abdominal and Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm Management, Durability of EVAR and the Effect of Volume

4:00 - 6:00 pm

Chair: A. Holden, H. Verhagen
Panel: M.A. Ruffino, S. El Batti, R. Huilgol, A. Dean, B. Modarai, G. Oderich

Abdominal Aorta

4:00 - 4:08 pm

Capturing Patient Reported Outcomes and Quality of Life Changes After Aortic Aneurysm Repair: Why Disease Specific Assessment Tools Matter
Bijan Modarai

4:08 - 4:16 pm

The Durability of EVAR Matters
Roxanne Wu

4:16 - 4:24 pm

Is There Enough Data to Support Endovascular Treatment Over Open Repair of Juxtarenal Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms? Analysis Using Regional, National and International Data
Hence Verhagen

4:24 - 4:32 pm

Preservation of the Internal Iliac Artery: My Experience and Results
Jorge Fernandez Noya

4:32 - 4:40 pm

Building Complex F/BEVAR Programs
Gustavo Oderich

4:40 - 4:48 pm

Telmisartan in the Management of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Trial Results
Jonathan Golledge (recorded)

Thoracic Aorta

4:48 - 4:56 pm

Percutaneous Aortic Arch Aneurysm Repair
Bijan Modarai

4:56 - 5:04 pm

Endospan NEXUS Endograft for Zone 1 Disease of the Aortic Arch
Andrew Holden

5:04 - 5:12 pm

Total Endovascular Repair of Kommerrell’s Diverticulum is Safe and Durable
Erwin Yii

5:12 - 5:20 pm

Advanced Management of the Left Subclavian Artery
Anastasia Dean

5:20 - 5:28 pm

Zone 0 Stenting & Total Endovascular Arch Repair in Patients Turned Down for Open Surgical Repair
Kareen Osman

5:28 - 5:36 pm

Durable Long-term Performance of a Single TEVAR Stent Graft Platform in Multiple Pathologies of the Descending Thoracic Aorta
Brant Ullery

5:36 - 5:44 pm

Identifying the ‘High Risk Patient’ for Spinal Cord Ischaemia in TEVAR – When Do the Benefits of Prophylactic Cerebral Spinal Cord Drainage Outweigh the Risks?
Erwin Yii

5:44 - 6:00 pm

Discussion

06:00 pm
Close of Day 2
07:30 - 11:00 pm
Symposium Dinner

7:30 - 11:00 pm

Venue: Sergeants Mess Chowder Bay
Transfers at 6:40 pm: Convention Centre Wharf outside Sofitel Sydney Hotel
Coach transfers back to Sofitel Sydney

VERVE Symposium: Room 2
08:00 - 09:30 am
Session 2.6 Advanced Concepts in AAA Treatment

8:00 - 9:30 am

Chair: B. Ullery
Panel: H. Verhagen, V. Bhamidi, V. Puttaswamy
Supported by: Medtronic

8:00 - 8:08 am

Defining EVAR Therapy Success: Is Sac Regression the New Paradigm?
Brant Ullery

8:08 - 8:28 am

Live Case 6 (From Sydney)

8:28 - 8:35 am

Recorded case
Vik Puttaswamy

8:35 - 8:43 am

ESAR Provides Long-term Durability in Challenging Proximal Necks: 5-Year Results From The Global ANCHOR Study
Venu Bhamidi

8:43 - 8:51 am

Elective Open Repair of Aortic Abdominal Aneurysm in Octogenarians Should Only be Considered in Case of Very High Rupture Risk. Results from Dutch Surgical Aneurysm Audit Suggest Need for Serious Increase in Treatment Threshold
Hence Verhagen

8:43 - 8:51 am

Sac Stasis and Type II Endoleak: What Do We Do?
Vik Puttaswamy

8:51 - 9:01 am

Live Case 6 (From Sydney)

9:01 - 9:09 am

ChEVAR: A True Success Story… If You Do It Right
Brant Ullery

9:09 - 9:30 am

Discussion

09:30 - 11:00 am
Session 2.7 Gender Issues in the Vascular Specialties

9:30 - 11:00 am

Chairs : V. Chandra
Panel: A. Prent, M.A. Ruffino, A. Dean, S. Peden, P. De Silva

9:30 - 9:38 am

The Glass Ceiling in Vascular Surgery: Is It a Thing?
Salma El Batti

9:38 - 9:46 am

Working as a Vascular Surgeon in a Complete Female Team: The Pros and Cons
Anna Prent

9:46 - 9:54 am

The Occupational Hazards of Pregnancy and Effects of Fetal Radiation Exposure
Venita Chandra

9:54 - 10:02 am

Male-female Differences in Acute Type B Aortic Dissection
Hence Verhagen

10:02 - 10:10 am

An Evaluation of Outcome Differences Between Gender in Abdominal Aortic Surgery
Anastasia Dean

10:10 - 10:18 am

Venous Stents in Pregnancy
Laurencia Villalba

10:18 - 10:26 am

Gender Differences in Interventional Radiology Compared to Vascular Surgery
Maria Antonella Ruffino

10:26 - 10:34 am

Why are There a Minority of Females Doing Vascular Surgery and Vascular Interventions?
Marianne Brodmann (recorded)

10:34 - 10:42 am

The Myth of Meritocracy!
Pecky De Silva

10:42 - 11:00 am

Discussion

11:00 - 11:30 am
Morning tea
11:30 - 01:00 pm
Session 2.8 Latest Updates and Device Development in Femoropopliteal Disease – Asia Pacific Session

11:30 - 1:00 pm

Chairs: R. Varcoe, D. Scheinert
Panel: S. Kum, O. Iida, E. Choke, A. Holden, M. Khashram

11:30 - 11:38 am

PAD – Epidemiology of PAD in a Large Region with Follow Up and Outcomes of 3,000 Patients
Manar Khashram

11:38 - 11:46 am

Update on Polymer Coated DES in SFA – RCTs and Real-World Data
Steven Kum

11:46 - 12:01 pm

Live Case 7 (From Sydney)

12:01 - 12:09 pm

Stent-based vs Stent-Avoiding Strategies for Complex Femoropopliteal Disease – The Pros and Cons
Dierk Scheinert

12:09 - 12:17 pm

Sirolimus Coated Balloons for SFA: Current Evidence and Future Directions
Edward Choke

12:17 - 12:25 pm

First-in-Human Experience with the eFemoral Bioresorbable Scaffold in Femoro-popliteal Disease
Andrew Holden

12:25 - 12:35 pm

Incidence of Acute Thrombotic Occlusion and Its Predictors After Contemporary Femoropopliteal Endovascular Therapy in Patients With Peripheral Artery Disease.
Osamu Iida

12:35 - 12:43 pm

Live Case 7 (From Sydney)

12:43 - 1:00 pm

Improving the Performance and Safety of Stents in the Treatment of Vessel Occlusion in Peripheral Artery Disease
Tony Simula

12:43 - 1:00 pm

Discussion

01:00 - 02:00 pm
lunch
01:10 - 01:50 pm
Lunch session

1:10 - 1:50 pm

Title: How to maximise seal in challenging anatomies with the GORE® EXCLUDER® Device family
Supported by: Gore

Facilitator: Andrew Holden

A French Experience
Salma El Batti

A Spanish Experience
Jorge Fernandez Noya

An American Experience
Gustavo Oderich

Q&A

02:00 - 03:30 pm
Session 2.9: A Current Update in Dialysis Access Intervention

2:00 - 3:30 pm

Chair: A. Holden, V. Chandra
Panel: D. Holdaway, M. Hamilton, C. Chan, N. Katib, I. Nammuni, S. Thomas

2:00 - 2:08 pm

New Developments in Flow Dynamics and Simulations in the AV Fistula
Tracie Barber

2:08 - 2:28 pm

Recorded Case – Endovascular Treatment of the Swing Vein Stenosis with a Supera Stent
Shannon Thomas

2:28 - 2:36 pm

How to Manage and Salvage the Complex AV Fistula
Conan Chan

2:36 - 2:44 pm

Medtronic IN.PACT AV Access trial – 3 Year Data Release
Andrew Holden

2:44 - 2:52 pm

The Challenges of Providing a Dialysis Access Service in Remote and Regional Communities: A Northern Territory Perspective
Mark Hamilton

2:52 - 3:00 pm

Natural Vascular Scaffolding —  What is it and What Do We Know About its Impact on Dialysis Access
Venita Chandra

3:00 - 3:08 pm

The Use of Directional Atherectomy for ISR Within the AV Fistula
Andrew Bullen

3:08 - 3:16 pm

Delayed Maturation and Stent Assisted Maturation
Nedal Katib

3:16 - 3:24 pm

The Use of the HeRo and Super Hero Grafts
Damien Holdaway

3:24 - 3:30 pm

Discussion

03:30 - 04:00 pm
Afternoon tea
04:00 - 06:00 pm
Session 2.10 New Technology with the Potential to Improve Outcomes in PAD Treatment

4:00 - 6:00 pm

Chair: P. Puckridge
Panel: T. Nakama, G. Frahm-Jensen, S. Kum, B. DeRubertis
Supported by: Philips

4:00 - 4:08 pm

Should We Actively Look for Dissections After Lower Limb PTA?
Phil Puckridge

4:08 - 4:16 pm

The Value of IVUS Guided Procedures: Should this be the Future Standard?
Marianne Brodmann (recorded)

4:16 - 4:31 pm

Live Case 8 (From Leipzig)

4:31 - 4:39 pm

Review of IVUS for Femoropopliteal Interventions
Tatsuya Nakama

4:39 - 4:47 pm

The Classification of Dissections: A New Approach from the DISFORM Study
Alex Stathis

4:47 - 4:55 pm

IVUS-guided PTA + TACK: Including Technical Learnings
Gert Frahm-Jensen

4:55 - 5:05 pm

Live Case 8 (From Leipzig)

5:05 - 5:13 pm

Taking Dissection Repair to the Next Level: The Tack Endovascular System and the Importance of Focal Dissection Repair
Peter Schneider (recorded)

5:13 - 5:21 pm

Update on Transcatheter Arterialization of Deep Veins (TADV) – Results of the PROMISE 2 Pivotal Trial and Summary of Evidence
Steven Kum

5:21 - 5:29 pm

Intra-procedural monitoring with the FlowMet Device: Data and Case Series
Venita Chandra

5:29 - 5:37 pm

Infra-Popliteal Atherectomy for the Treatment of Critical Limb Ischemia
Naomi Anning

5:37 - 6:00 pm

Discussion

06:00 pm
Close of day 2
07:30 - 11:00 pm
Symposium dinner

7:30 - 11:00 pm

Venue: Sergeants Mess Chowder Bay
Transfers at 6:40 pm: Convention Centre Wharf outside Sofitel Sydney Hotel
Coach transfers back to Sofitel Sydney

Saturday 3 December 2022     Venue: International Convention Centre
VERVE Symposium: Room 1
08:00 - 09:30 am
Session 1.11 Advanced Techniques in the Treatment of Aorto-Iliac Occlusive Disease

8:00 - 9:30 am

Chairs: P. Mwipatayi
Panel: M.A. Ruffino, J. Iliopoulos, A. Lennox

8:00 - 8:08 am

Aorta-Iliac CTO – How to Approach and Win!
Ramesh Tripathi

8:08 - 8:16 am

CERAB Technique: From a Niche Technique to a Worldwide Solution for Aorto-Iliac Occlusive Disease
Maria Antonella Ruffino

8:16 - 8:36 am

Live Case 9 (From Leipzig)

8:36 - 8:44 am

Aortoiliac Occlusive Disease: How to Improve PatencyPpost Angioplasty and Stenting of Iliac Vessels
Patrice Mwipatayi

8:44 - 8:52 am

Hybrid Endovascular Approaches for Multilevel Severe Aortoiliac and Femoral Peripheral Artery Disease
Jingting Wu

8:52 - 9:00 am

Endovascular Reconstruction for Total Occlusion of the Infrarenal Aorta and Aorto–Iliac Bifurcation
Yazeed Alofisan

9:00 - 9:08 am

Endovascular Solutions for ALIF Complications
Andrew Lennox

9:08 - 9:18 am

Live Case 9 (From Leipzig)

9:18 - 9:26 am

The Evolving Role of Endovascular Techniques in Arterial Trauma
Jim Iliopoulos

9:26 - 9:30 am

Discussion

09:30 - 11:00 am
Session 1.12 The BTK Challenges Just Keep Coming

9:30 - 11:00 am

Chairs: A. Ling, E. Choke
Panel: R. Huilgol, N. Katib, I Bayat, R. Wu

9:30 - 9:38 am

The Burden of Diabetic Foot Disease in ANZ and How Our Rates of Amputation Compare Internationally
Adrian Ling

9:38 - 9:46 am

BTK Vessel Preparation with Non-Compliant High Pressure Balloon Angioplasty: Why it Matters
Edward Choke

9:46 - 9:54 am

A Review of Current Strategies, Devices, Outcomes and Evidence for Tibial Atherectomy and DCB
Ravi Huilgol

9:54 - 10:02 am

A Summary of the Evidence for Below the Knee Stenting
Nedal Katib

10:02 - 10:10 am

AV Shunts of the Foot Circulation: The Role of Deep Venous Arterialisation
Roxanne Wu

10:10 - 10:18 am

Global Vascular Companionship – A Step Towards the Dream of Global Vascular Health Equity
Iman Bayat

Drug Eluting Resorbable Scaffolds

10:18 - 10:26 am

First Preliminary Data from the RESOLV Study of a Novel Bioabsorbale Scaffold BTK
Marianne Brodmann (recorded)

10:26 - 10:34 am

An Update of the LIFE-BTK RCT: PTA versus Drug Eluting Resorbable Scaffolds BTK
Ramon Varcoe

10:34 - 10:42 am

An Update on the Current State of the REVA Drug Eluting Resorbable Scaffold Trials
Andrej Schmidt

10:42 - 10:50 am

Update on Wound Healing Assessment from the LIFE BTK Trial
Raghu Kolluri

10:50 - 11:00 am

Discussion

11:00 - 11:30 am
Morning Tea
11:30 - 12:45 pm
Session 1.13 The Final Word on AAA

11:30 - 1:00 pm

Chairs: H. Verhagen, M.A. Ruffino
Panel: M. Khashram, T. Vasudevan, G. Oderich, A. Holden

11:30 - 11:40 am

Performing Complex and Advanced Endovascular Procedures When You do not Have a Hybrid Suite. Lessons From a Large Metropolitan Centre
Thodur Vasudevan

11:40 - 11:50 am

Overcoming Challenges in Bridging Stents in F/BEVAR
Gustavo Oderich

11:50 - 12:00 pm

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Sac Management with Shape Memory Polymer: Early Results from the AAA-SHAPE Multicenter Safety and Feasibility Trial
Andrew Holden

12:00 - 12:10 pm

Not Every PAU Needs to be Treated With an EVAR Device
Maria Antonella Ruffino

12:10 - 12:20 pm

A Multicenter (NZ, Australia, Singapore, Sweden & Netherlands) Validation Study to Predict Mid to Long Term Survival After Intact AAA Repair
Manar Khashram

12:20 - 12:30 pm

Using CFD and FEA Analysis to improve the risk of rupture for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms
Tayla Cummings

12:30 - 12:40 pm

Malignancy is a Common Cause of Death Following Vascular Surgery
Stacey Telianidis

12:40 - 12:45 pm

Discussion

12:45 - 01:30 pm
Lunch
01:30 - 04:15 pm
Session 1.14 Worst Ever Disasters & Challenging Cases

1:30 - 4:15 pm

Chairs: R. Varcoe, A. Lennox
Panel: V. Bourke, H. Verhagen, S. Thomas T. Nakama, M. Khashram, N. Katib, V. Puttaswamy, S. Kum

1:30 - 1:37 pm

My Worst Ever Disaster…From Rotterdam
Hence Verhagen

1:37 - 1:44 pm

My Worst Ever Disaster…From Sydney
Shannon Thomas

1:44 - 1:51 pm

My Worst Ever Disaster…From Tokyo
Tatsuya Nakama

1:51 - 1:58 pm

My Worst Ever Disaster…From Waikato
Manar Khashram

1:58 - 2:05 pm

My Worst Ever Disaster…From Singapore
Edward Choke

Challenging Case Presentations

2:05 - 2:12 pm

The First Cut is the Deepest – The Importance of Initial Operative Decision Making: A Case Report
Reane Macarulay

2:12 - 2:19 pm

Running Out of Space – When Endo Has Its Fill
James Dodd

2:19 - 2:26 pm

Complex and Complicated: Endovascular Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair with Renal Artery Angioplasty
Naomi Anning

2:26 - 2:33 pm

Re-TEVAR in Treatment of Acute Stent Graft-Induced Entry Dissection with Renal, Visceral and Lower Limb Malperfusion
Daniel Thompson

2:33 - 2:40 pm

Creation of Dialysis Access Using Endovascular Bypass of Venous Collaterals
Benjamin Birch

2:40 - 2:47 pm

Photobiomodulation to Improve Wound Healing
Gabrielle McMullin

2:47 - 2:54 pm

Segmental Arterial Mediolysis Post-Covid-19 Infection
Parvathy Ananthan

2:54 - 3:01 pm

Approaches to Penetrating Aortic Injury in Thoracic Spine Surgery
Bijit Munshi

3:01 - 3:08 pm

Tackling the Rare Challenge of Recurrent Type 3 Endoleaks
Sascha Reimann

3:08 - 3:15 pm

When an Unstoppable Force Meets an Immovable Object: A Case Report
Reane Macarulay

3:15 - 3:22 pm

Endovascular Repair of a Complex Iatrogenic Central Line Injury. Also Known as “A Bad Day at the Office”
Anantha Narayanan

3:22 - 3:29 pm

Intravascular Lithotripsy-Assisted Angioplasty for Juxtarenal Coral Reef Aorta
Enis D Kocak

3:29 - 3:36 pm

Percutaneous Retrieval of Intra-aortic Foreign Body
Bijit Munshi

3:36 - 3:43 pm

Coiled for Choice: Endovascular Embolisation of an 8.5cm Hepatic Artery Aneurysm.
Lucienne Heath

3:43 - 3:50 pm

How Do We Manage Migration When it Won’t Return Home?
James Dodd

3:50 - 3:57 pm

Aorto-Cutaneous Fistula of the Ascending Aorta
Kareem Osman

3:57 - 4:04 pm

Case Presentation: Traumatic Innominate Artery Pseudoaneurysm in the Setting of a Bovine Arch
Anantha Narayanan

4:04 - 4:15 pm

Closing Remarks
Ramon Varcoe

04:15 pm
Close of Symposium
VERVE Symposium: Room 2
08:00 - 09:30 am
Session 2.11 Current and Emerging Embolisation Techniques

8:00 - 9:30 am

Chairs: A. Holden, A. Schwindt
Panel: D. Evans, S. Nadkarni, A. Lee, V. Puttaswamy
Supported by: Medtronic

8:00 - 8:08 am

Type II Endoleaks: Treating the Nidus with Onyx 34L
Arne Schwindt

8:08 - 8:16 am

Type II Endoleaks: A Transarterial and Transcaval Approach to Treatment
Vik Puttaswamy

8:16 - 8:36 am

Recorded Case – Transcaval Approach to Type II Endoleak Embolisation
Ramon Varcoe

8:36 - 8:44 am

Indications and Outcomes After Geniculate Artery Embolisation
Sanjay Nadkarni

8:44 - 8:52 am

First-in-Human Use of the GPX Embolic Device for Interventional Oncology Cases
Andrew Holden

8:52 - 9:00 am

The Challenge of the High-Flow AVM
David Evans

9:00 - 9:08 am

The Endovascular Management of Visceral Aneurysms
Arvind Lee

9:08 - 9:16 am

Access Techniques for the Embolisation Management of Endoleaks
Arne Schwindt

9:16 - 9:30 am

Discussion

09:30 - 11:00 am
Session 2.12 Superficial Venous Disease of the Lower Extremity

9:30 - 11:00 am

Chair: M. Malouf, R. Kolluri
Panel: P. De Silva, S. Roberts, A. Bullen, I. Mohan, C. Brooks, G. Benveniste

9:30 - 9:40 am

In Office Sclerotherapy – Tips for Success
Pecky De Silva

9:40 - 9:50 am

ETA vs CAC vs Clarivein – 4 year Preliminary data from a Single Centre Study
Stefania Roberts

9:50 - 10:00 am

Varithena in Venous Ulcer Management – VIEW VLU study
Raghu Kolluri

10:00 - 10:10 am

The Best Method for Endovenous Closure of Saphenous Veins
Chris Brooks

10:10 - 10:20 am

The Management of Venaseal Glue Extending Through the Sapheno-femoral Junction
Raeed Deen

10:20 - 10:30 am

Pitfalls and Challenges of Endovenous Therapy of the Short Saphenous Vein
Irwin Mohan

10:30 - 10:40 am

EVLA vs RFA: Is There a Difference Between the Endovenous Thermal Ablation Technologies
Stefania Roberts

10:40 - 10:50 am

The Ideal Treatment for Superficial Venous Disease and Varicose Veins – Does This Exist?
Glen Benveniste

10:50 - 11:00 am

Discussion

11:00 - 11:30 am
Morning tea
11:30 - 12:45 pm
Session 2.13 The Current Landscape in Carotid Revascularisation

11:30 - 12:45 pm

Chairs: B. Bourke, R. Kolluri
Panel: S. Rangarajan, B. Stanley, P. Mwipatayi, I. Mohan

11:30 - 11:38 am

State of the Art Medical Management After COMPASS and Voyager
Raghu Kolluri

11:38 - 11:46 am

An Evaluation of the Current Data Comparing CAS and CEA in Asymptomatic Patients
Shrikkanth (Raj) Rangarajan

11:46 - 11:54 am

Does Carotid Plaque Haemorrhage Correlate with Cerebrovascular Symptoms?
Irwin Mohan

11:54 - 12:02 pm

Results and Lessons Learned from 10 years of Carotid Stenting
Brendan Stanley

12:02 - 12:10 pm

Simultaneous, Bilateral Carotid Stenting
Bernard Bourke

12:10 - 12:18 pm

MicroNet-Covered Stent in Stroke Prevention and Treatment: 10 Years of Local Experience and New Evidence
Patrice Mwipatayi

12:18 - 12:26 pm

Extracranial Carotid Artery Aneurysms – When and How to Operate
Krystal Dinh

12:26 - 12:34 pm

Traumatic Internal Carotid Artery Dissection Associated with Pseudoaneurysm
Yuangen Fu

12:34 - 12:45 pm

Discussion

12:45 - 01:30 pm
lunch