Heart Rhythm: The Cases That Stumped Us 2024

Scottsdale, AZ US
September 28, 2024

This course offers Live (in-person) and Livestream (virtual) attendance options

Course Directors: Komandoor Srivathsan, M.D.Hicham El Masry, M.D. and Arturo M. Valverde, M.D. 

September 28, 2024 - Hilton North Scottsdale at Cavasson - Scottsdale, Arizona

Join us for a cutting-edge continuing medical education (CME) course where the world-renowned faculty at Mayo Clinic delve into the dynamic realm of electrophysiology. In this immersive educational experience, our esteemed experts share their knowledge, experiences, and insights, focusing on real-life challenges encountered in the electrophysiology laboratory. The course revolves around candid discussions, patient case studies, and innovative strategies for achieving successful and safe ablation procedures.

Early Bird SpecialsOn or Before August 29, 2024On or After August 30, 2024
Registration Fees$495$570


Target Audience

This course is intended for physicians, residents and fellows participating in cardiac services.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Recognize symptoms of hemodynamic instability in patients with VT
  • Recognize ECG patterns associated with papillary muscle VT
  • Describe complications associated with Para-Hisian SVT

Attendance at any Mayo Clinic course does not indicate or guarantee competence or proficiency in the skills, knowledge or performance of any care or procedure(s) which may be discussed or taught in this course.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 7.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 7.25 Attendance
Event starts: 
09/28/2024 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
09/28/2024 - 5:30pm

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Heart Rhythm:

The Cases That Stumped Us

Hilton North Scottsdale at Cavasson

September 28, 2024

All Presentations in Mountain Standard Time


September 28, 2024

7:00 a.m.

Registration, Breakfast and Exhibits

8:00 a.m.

Welcome and Introductions

8:15 a.m.

AVNRT that Won’t Go Away after Slow

Pathway Ablation

Komandoor Srivathsan, M.D.

8:45 a.m.

Pathway that Kept Recurring after Seemingly

Successful Ablation

Win-Kuang Shen, M.D.

9:15 a.m.

Atypical Flutter that Won’t Terminate

Hicham El Masry, M.D.


9:45 a.m.

Panel Discussion and Q&A


10:00 a.m.

Refreshment Break and Exhibits


10:30 a.m.

Perfect Unipolar/Bipolar Electrogram:

PVC is Only Transiently Suppressed

Luis R. Scott, M.D.

11:00 a.m.

Atypical Flutter: Why Was I in the Wrong Atrium?
Komandoor Srivathsan, M.D.


11:30 a.m.

Sympathectomy for CPVT
Mayank Sardana, M.B.B.S., M.D.


12:00 p.m.

Panel Discussion and Q&A


12:15 p.m.



1:15 p.m.

CRT with Too Small a Vein: What Now?

Arturo Valverde, M.D.


1:45 p.m.

Left Bundle Pacing, Several Attempts, but the

QRS is Wide: What Now?

Hicham El Masry, M.D.


2:15 p.m.

Snow Plowing during Lead Extraction or Locking

Stylet Won’t Advance: What Now?

Arturo Valverde, M.D.

2:45 p.m.

Panel Discussion and Q&A


3:00 p.m.

Refreshment Break and Exhibits


3:30 p.m.

Nonsustained AT: How to Ablate?

Win-Kuang Shen, M.D.


4:00 p.m.

ParaHisian SVT: How Did I Manage?

Luis R. Scott, M.D.


4:30 p.m.

VT with Hemodynamic Instability: How Did I Manage?

Hicham El Masry, M.D.


5:00 p.m.

Panel Discussion and Q&A


5:30 p.m.

Closing Remarks


5:45 p.m.

Reception and Dinner

Hilton North Scottsdale at Cavasson
7965 E. Cavasson Blvd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85255
United States

A block of guest rooms has been reserved at a special group rate of $239 (USD), per night. You may reserve your room by calling 1-480-648-1500 before the room block is filled or by the expiration date of August 28, 2024. If you make your reservation via phone, be sure to specify you are with the Mayo Clinic Heart Rhythm: The Cases That Stumped Us 2024.

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All travel and lodging expenses are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.

Course Directors
Hicham El Masry, M.D.
Komandoor Srivathsan, M.D.
Arturo M. Valverde, M.D.

Mayo Faculty
Luis R. Scott, M.D.
Mayank Sardana, M.B.B.S., M.D.
Win-Kuang Shen, M.D.

Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Credit Statement(s):

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Other Healthcare Professionals:
A record of attendance will be provided to all registrants for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies or other professional associations.


For disclosure information regarding Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development accreditation review committee member(s) and staff, please go here to review disclosures.

Available Credit

  • 7.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 7.25 Attendance

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