CVI 2023


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CVI2023 Agenda At-a-Glance

Health and Safety Information

All attendees attest that they understand that the use of masks by all participants at this event is optional by Cardiovascular Innovations Foundation, regardless of vaccination status. Attendees further understand the risk in participating in a large group event and agree to take full responsibility for their health choices and release and discharge Cardiovascular Innovations Foundation, its affiliates, corporate members, agents, officers, and employees for any related injury, loss, or damage of any kind or nature, including bodily injury or harm, sustained arising out of or in connection with or resulting from attendees’ voluntary participation at CVI 2023. Attendees further understand that these requirements are subject to change based on the most recent status of CDC, local and/or state guidelines.


This list contains faculty currently confirmed to date. Faculty are subject to change.

Coronary Faculty

Mazen Abu-Fadel, MD
Amer Alaiti, MD
Khaldoon Alaswad, MD
Ziad Ali, MD
Salman Allana, MD
Chadi Alraies, MD
Amit Amin, MD
Salman Arain, MD
Lorenzo Azzalini, MD, PhD
Usman Baber, MD
Mir Basir, DO
Konstantinos (Dean) Boudoulas, MD
Emmanouil Brilakis, MD, PhD
Konstantinos Charitakis, MD
Victor Cheng, MD
Yashasvi Chugh, MD
Mauricio Cohen, MD
Kevin Croce, MD, PhD
George Dangas, MD
Debraj Das, MD,
Rhian Davies, DO
Simon Dixon, MD
Darshan Doshi, MD
Vladimir Dzavik, MD
William Fearon, MD
Dmitriy Feldman, MD
Farshad Forouzandeh, MD, PhD
Santiago Garcia, MD
Jerrold Grodin, MD
Rajiv Gulati, MD
Ankar Gupta, MD
Allison Hall, MD
Hayder Hashim, MD
Timothy Henry, MD
Joseph Hill, MD
Nkechinyere Ijioma, MBBS
Wissam Jaber, MD
Farouc Jaffer, MD, PhD
Navin Kapur, MD
Dimitri Karmpaliotis, MD, PhD
Prashant Kaul, MD
Kathleen Kearney, MD
Manoj Kesarwani, MD
Houman Khalili, MD
Jaikirshan Khatri, MD
Ajay Kirtane, MD
Andrew Klein, MD
Louis Kohl, MD
Payal Kohli, MD
Faisal Latif, MD
William Lombardi, MD
Michael Luna, MD
Konstantinos Marmagkiolis, MD
Amirali Masoumi, MD
Michael Megaly, MD
Roxana Mehran, MD
Perwaiz Meraj, MD
Srihari Naidu, MD
Saroj Neupane, MD
Mitul Patel, MD
Ashish Pershad, MD
Duane Pinto, MD
Paul Poommipanit, MD
Srinivasa Potluri, MD
Megha Prasad, MD
Anand Prasad, MD
Sunil Rao, MD
Robert Riley, MD
Stéphane Rinfret, MD
Sheila Sahni, MD
Yader Sandoval, MD
Jacqueline Saw , MD
Jeffrey Schussler, MD
Arnold Seto, MD
Binita Shah, MD
Evan Shlofmitz, DO
Kendrick Shunk, MD, PhD
Robert Stoler, MD
Jacqueline Tamis-Holland, MD
Olga Toleva, MD
Thomas Tsai, MD
Ravi Vallabhan, MD
Poonam Velagapudi, MD
Jason Wollmuth, MD

Structural Heart Faculty

Gorav Ailawadi, MD
Seun Alli, MD
Nicholas Amoroso, MD
Anita Asgar, MD
Richard Bae, MD
Vinayak Bapat, MBBS
Suzanne Baron, MD
Steve Bolling, MD
Marcus Burns, DPN
Joao Cavalcante, MD
Adnan Chhatriwalla, MD
Yashasvi Chugh, MD
Abdallah El Sabbagah, MD
Marvin Eng, MD
Steven Filby, MD
Phillippe Genereaux, MD
Sachin Goel, MD
Rebecca Hahn, MD
Nadira Hamid, MD
Brannon Hyde, MD
Srinivas Iyengar, MD
Vijay Iyer, MD, PhD
Yoshi Kaneko, MD
Saibal Kar, MD
Clifford Kavinsky, MD, PhD
Omar Khalique, MD
Chad Kliger, MD
Ethan Korngold, MD
Konstantinos Koulogiannis, MD
Dharam Kumbhani, MD
Stephen Little, MD
Moody Makar, MD
Leo Marcoff, MD
Hursh Naik, MD
Devi Nair, MD
Vivian Ng, MD
Wally Omar, MD
Andrew Rassi, MD
Michael Reardon
Mark Ricciardi, MD
David Rizik, MD
Bruce Rutkin, MD
Lucy Safi, DO
Muhamed Saric, MD
Jacqueline Saw, MD
Jonathan Schwartz, MD
Rahul Sharma, MD
Rahul P. Sharma, MBBS
William Shi, MD, PhD
Gagan Singh, MD
Thomas Smith, MD
Nishtha Sodhi, MD
Paul Sorajja, MD
Molly Szerlip, MD
Giuseppe Tarantini, MD, PhD
Vinod Thourani, MD
Anene Ukaigwe, MBBS
Moritz Wyler von Ballmoos, MD, PhD, MPH
Pradeep Yadav, MD
Steven Yakubov, MD
Firas Zahr, MD
Alan Zajarias, MD

Endovascular/Peripheral Faculty

Mohammad Ansari, MD
Gary Ansel, MD
Subhash Banerjee, MD
Christian Bianchi, MD
Matthew  Bunte, MD
Teresa Carman, MD
Yulanka Castro Dominguez, MD
Jae Cho, MD
Daniel Clair, MD
Benjamin Colvard, MD
Tony Das, MD
Chadi Dib, MD
John Eidt, MD
Bailey Estes, MSN
Alik Farber, MD
Dmitriy Feldman, MD
Mazin Foteh, MD
Lawrence Garcia, MD
Jaafer Golzar, MD
Philip Goodney, MD
Tarek Hammad, MD
Karem Harth, MD
Christopher Huff, MD
Osamu Iida, MD
Michael Jolly, MD
Andrew Klein, MD
Arthur Lee, MD
Jun Li, MD
Michael Maier, DPM
Marco Manzi, MD
Chris Metzger, MD
Peter Monteleone, MD
Aravinda Nanjundappa, MBBS, MD
Munier Nazzal, MD
Megan Oltmann, DPM
Sahil Parikh, MD
Manesh Patel, MD
Constantino Pena, MD
Bala Ramanan, MBBS
Siddhartha Rao, MD
Charles Roberts, MD
Zach Rosol, MD
Sameh Sayfo, MD
Peter Schneider, MD
Eric Secemsky, MD
Nicolas Shammas, MD
Mehdi Shishehbor, DO, MPH, PhD
Kim Smoldren, PhD
Yoshimitsu Soga, MD
Peter Soukas, MD
Jessica Titus, MD
Shirling Tsai, MD
Joji Vargese, MD
Christopher White, MD
William Yoon, MD
Thomas Zeller, MD, PhD


Time (CT) Title Sponsor Location
12:00 pm Lunch TBD TBD
1:00 pm- 3:00 pm Success Part I: Doing TBD TBD
3:30 pm – 5:30 pm Success Part II: Fixing TBD TBD
5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Guided Hands-on Exhibit Tour TBD TBD
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Sponsored Dinner Symposium TBD TBD
Time Title Sponsor Location
7:00 am – 8:00 am Breakfast Symposium TBD TBD
12:15 pm – 1:15 pm Lunch Symposium TBD TBD
12:15 pm – 1:15 pm Pre-recorded Live Case Lunch TBD TBD
5 pm – 6:30 pm Fellow Welcome Reception TBD TBD
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Dinner Satellite Symposia TBD TBD
8:00 pm Curbside and Cocktails – Attendees bring your cases! TBD TBD
8:00 pm Innovations Summit CVI TBD
Time Title Sponsor Location
7:00 am – 8:00 am Breakfast Symposium TBD TBD
12:15 pm – 1:15 pm Lunch Symposium TBD TBD
12:15 pm – 1:15 pm Pre-recorded Live Case Lunch TBD TBD
5 pm – 6:30 pm Career and Cocktails TBD TBD
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Dinner Satellite Symposia TBD TBD
8:00 pm CVI 2023 Attendee and Faculty Reception, Live Music TBD TBD
Time Title Sponsor Location
7:00 am – 8:00 am Breakfast Satellite Symposia TBD TBD


Available rooms at the conference site – JW Marriott – are limited and first come, first served. Note that this link for general attendees/industry. Travel grant recipients or faculty should not use this link and will be provided additional instructions.

Coming Soon!


This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of CMEsolutions and Cardiovascular Innovations Foundation. The CMEsolutions is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The CMEsolutions designates this live activity for a maximum of 16.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.™  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nursing Contact Hour Information

This nursing continuing professional development activity was approved by Montana Nurses Association, an accredited approver with distinction by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. 16.25 Contact Hours


July 20 – 7 Credits

July 21 – 8.5 Credits

July 22 – 3.5 Credits



Clinicians from across the globe submitted their most challenging, innovative or educational case. Cases are reviewed by the directors and the best cases will be presented during CVI 2023. The top case in each category will receive a $1,000 prize.


  • Coronary
  • Structural
  • Peripheral / Podiatry

CVI 2023 Case Submission Portal is now open.
Submission deadline is May 1, 2023.

Congratulations to CVI 2022 Case Competition Winners!

(Click a winner’s name to watch their case presentation on YouTube.)

Coronary: Debraj Das, MD
Structural: Wally Omar, MD
Peripheral: Kyongjune Lee, MD

Sponsored by CSI


CVI 2023 abstract submission portal is now open. The deadline to submit is May 1, 2023.


Subhash Banerjee, MD, FACC, FSCAI

Subhash Banerjee,

Paul J. Thomas Endowed Chair, Chief of Cardiovascular Research & Innovation
Baylor Heart and Vascular Hospital, Dallas, TX

Portrait of Emmanouil S. Brilakis, MD, PhD

Emmanouil S. Brilakis,

Director – Center for Complex Coronary Interventions Minneapolis Heart Institute at Abbott Northwestern Hospital

Mehdi H. Shishehbor,

Professor of Medicine – CWRU Co-Chair, Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute
Director – Cardiovascular Interventional Center
Co-Director – Vascular Center University Hospitals of Cleveland

Paul Sorajja, MD, FACC,

Director – Center for Valve and Structural Heart Disease Minneapolis Heart Institute at Abbott Northwestern Hospital
Director – Valve Science Center Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation