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Course Directors: N. Galiè (IT), G. Simonneau (FR)
Faculty Members: P Dorfmuller, A Torbicki, S.Gibbs, M. Humbert, O. Sitbon,I. Lang, A.Ghofrani, J.L.Vachiery, P. Ferrari, W. Gin-Sing, A. El Gazayerly, S. Gaine
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Registration and Faculty dinner
08:30 – 08:50: Registration
Session 1: N. Galiè - G. Simonneau08:50 - 09:00: Welcome and Introduction - G. Simonneau09:00 - 09:30: Challenges in pathology – P. Dorfmuller09:30 - 10:00: Definitions and Diagnosis – A. Torbicki10:00 - 10:30: Definitions and Diagnosis comments and proposals – S. Gaine 10:30 - 11:00: Coffee Break11:00 - 11: 30: PAH Evaluation of severity – N. Galié11:30 - 12:00: PAH Evaluation of severity comments and proposals – S. Gibbs 12:00 -13:00: Lunch
Session 2: S. Gibbs, M.Humbert13:00 – 13:30: Overview of RCTs in PAH – M. Humbert13:30 – 14:00: Treatment Algorithm – N. Galiè14:00 – 14:30: Treatment Algorithm comments and proposals - G. Simonneau14:30 – 15:00: Discussion 15:00 – 15:30: Coffee break Session 3: JL. Vachiery, O.Sitbon15:30 – 16:00: Associated PAH comments and proposals – O. Sitbon 16:00 – 16:30: CTEPH comments and proposals – I. Lang16:30 – 17:00: PH due to Lung Disease – comments and proposals - M. Humbert17:00 – 17:30: PH due to Left Heart Disease comments and proposals – J.L. Vachiery 17:30 – 18:00: Discussion
18:00: Transfer to the Hotel
19:30: Participants Diner
Session 4 – G 6 Meeting: I. Lang, P. Ferrari 09:00 – 09:30: Comments on the guidelines from Patients – P. Ferrari09:30 – 10:00: Comments on the guidelines from Nurses – W. Gin-Sing 10:00 – 10:30: Coffee Break 10:30 – 10:50: Comments on the guidelines from Regulatory Agencies - A. El Gazayerly10:50 – 11:10: Comments on the guidelines on behalf of the industry – Alessandro Maresta (Actelion)11:10 – 11:30: DiscussionSession 5: N. Galiè - G. Simonneau11:30 – 12:15: Roundtable discussion with invited representatives of healthcare providers, industry, regulatory agencies and policy makers - P. Ferrari, A. Maresta, and more participants TBA 12:15 – 12:30: Summary of the meeting and perspectives - N. Galiè12:30: Lunch & Departure
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