Yasuhiro Shudo, MD, PhD
Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA

Nanotechnological Approach to Evaluate Myocardial Reverse Remodeling Following HeartWare Ventricular Assist Device Implantation"



Todd Dardas, MD, MS
University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA

"The role of transplant rates on choice of left ventricular assist   device or maximal medical therapy"


Alexander Bernhardt, MD
University Heart Center Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany

"Permanent Complete vs. Partial Left Ventricular Support in Sheep-influence on the Humoral Axis and Endothelial Function"


Leigh Reardon, MD
UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA

"Mechanical Circulatory Support for the Fontan Circulation"