The 82nd Annual Scientific Meeting of the Japanese Circulation Society

JAPANESE

Date:MARCH 23 (Fri) - 25 (Sun), 2018 Venue:Osaka International Convention Center Rihga Royal Hotel Osaka Dojima River Forum President:Yoshiki Sawa, M.D., Ph.D.

Program

Mikamo Lecture
(Sponsored by Japan Heart Foundation)

Mashimo Memorial Lecture

Congress Chairperson’s Lecture

The President Lecture

The State of Art by International Honorary
Member in 2018

Special Lectures

Invited Lecture

Special Sessions

Plenary Sessions

Symposia

Joint Symposia

Meet the Expert

1. Mikamo Lecture (Sponsored by Japan Heart Foundation)

English

March 23 (Fri) 11:15–12:00

Speaker: Alain Cribier (Department of Cardiology Hospital Charles Nicolle University of Rouen, France)

2. Mashimo Memorial Lecture

Japanese

March 23 (Fri) 10:30–11:15

Speaker: Shinya Yamanaka (Center for iPS Cell Research and Application, Kyoto University)
Chairperson: Yoshiki Sawa (Department of Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine)

3. Congress Chairperson’s Lecture

Japanese

March 24 (Sat) 15:25–15:55

Speaker: Yoshiki Sawa (Department of Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine)
Chairperson: Yasunaru Kawashima (University of Osaka / National Cerebral and Cardiovasucular Center)

4. The President Lecture

Japanese

March 24 (Sat) 15:55–16:25

Speaker: Issei Komuro (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, The University of Tokyo)
Chairperson: Hisao Ogawa (National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center)

5. The State of Art by International Honorary Member in 2018

English

March 23 (Fri) 14:05–14:50

Speaker: William Grossman (University of California, San Francisco Cardiovascular Research Institute, USA)
Chairperson: Issei Komuro (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, The University of Tokyo)

6. Special Lectures

English

(1) March 23 (Fri) 9:30–10:15

Speaker: Nir Uriel (University of Chicago, USA)
Chairperson: Koichiro Kinugawa (The Second Department of Internal Medicine, University of Toyama)

English

(2) March 24 (Sat) 9:40–10:25

Speaker: Charles Murry (University of Washington, USA)
Chairperson: Keiichi Fukuda (Department of Cardiology, Keio University School of Medicine)

English

(3) March 24 (Sat) 10:25–11:10

Speaker: Muhammad Ashraf (University of Illinois at Chicago, USA)
Chairperson: Shinya Minatoguchi (Department of Cardiology, Gifu University Graduate School of Medicine)

English

(4) March 24 (Sat) 8:00–8:45

Speaker: Tirone E. David (Toronto General Hospital, Canada)
Chairperson: Hikaru Matsuda (Higashi-Takarazuka Satoh Hospital)

English

(5) March 24 (Sat) 8:45–9:30

Speaker: Magdi Yacoub (National Heart & Lung Institute, UK)
Chairperson: Soichiro Kitamura (National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center)

English

(6) March 24 (Sat) 8:00–8:45

Speaker: Ken Suzuki (William Harvey Research Institute, Queen Mary University of London, UK)
Chairperson: Kimikazu Hamano (Department of Surgery and Clinical Science, Yamaguchi University)

English

(7) March 24 (Sat) 16:30–17:15

Speaker: Axel Haverich (Hannover Medical school, Germany)
Chairperson: Shinichi Takamoto (Mitsui Memorial Hospital)

English

(8) March 24 (Sat) 16:30–17:15

Speaker: Pedro J. del Nido (Boston Children's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, USA)
Chairperson: Hikaru Matsuda (Higashi-Takarazuka Satoh Hospital)

English

(9) March 25 (Sun) 9:45–10:30

Speaker: Joseph L. Mills (Baylor College of Medicine, USA)
Chairperson: Tetsuro Miyata (Sanno Hospital and Sanno Medical Center, Vascular Center)

English

(10) March 25 (Sun) 9:45-10:30

Speaker: Shengshou Hu (Fuwai Hospital, National Center for Cardiovascular Diseases of China, China)
Chairperson: Tohru Asai (Cardiovascular Surgery, Shiga University of Medical Science)

7. Invited Lecture

English

(1) March 23 (Fri) 15:00–15:45

Speaker: Jeff Olgin (University of California San Francisco, USA)
Chairperson: Kengo Kusano (Department of Cardiovascular Center, National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center)

English

(2) March 23 (Fri) 15:00–15:45

Speaker: Tony Keech (NHMRC Clinical Trials Centre, The University of Sydney, Australia)
Chairperson: Junya Ako (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Kitasato University)

English

(3) March 23 (Fri) 15:00–15:45

Speaker: Jonh Eikelboom (McMaster University, Canada)
Chairperson: Hideo Mitamura (Department of Cardiology, Tachikawa Hospital)

8. Special Sessions

English

(1) Case Report Award Session (CRAS) Surgery Session

March 23 (Fri) 16:00–16:40

Chairperson: Ikuko Shibasaki (Department of Cardiac and Vascular Surgery, Dokkyo Medical University School of Medicine)
Motonobu Nishimura (Organ Regeneration Surgery, Tottori University Faculty of Medicine)

English

(2) Case Report Award Session (CRAS) Internal Medicine Session

March 23 (Fri) 16:40–17:50

Chairperson: Yutaka Otsuji (Second Department of Internal Medicine, University of Occupational and Environmental Health)
Tomomi Ide (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Kyushu University)

English

(3) LVAD ~up-to-date and future~

March 23 (Fri) 14:05–15:35

Chairperson: Akihiko Usui (Nagoya University Department of Cardiac Surgery)
Shunei Kyo (Tokyo Metropolitan Geriatric Hospital & Institute Gerontology)
Speaker: Yoshifumi Naka (Columbia University, USA)
Mark Slaughter (University of Louisville, USA)
Koichi Toda (Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine)

English

(4) Meet the Editor-in-Chief of Circulation: Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology - how to submit a strong manuscript

March 23 (Fri) 15:00–15:45

Chairperson: Osamu Yamaguchi (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine)
Paul Wang (Stanford University, USA)

English

(5) Asian Pacific CVS Summit

March 24 (Sat) 9:40–11:10

Chairperson: Goro Matsumiya (Cardiovascular Surgery, Chiba University)
Joseph Woo (Stanford University School of Medicine, USA)
Speaker: Byung Chul Chang (CHA Bundang Medical Center, CHA University, Korea)
Yih-Sharng Chen (National Taiwan University Hospital, Taiwan)
Taweesak Chotivatanapong (Central Chest Institute of Thailand, Thailand)
Joseph Woo (Stanford University School of Medicine, USA)

English

(6) Futurability of Medical Device Development - Let's lead the world by bringing together the power of industry, government and academia in Japan and the United States -

March 25 (Sun) 8:00–9:30

Chairperson: Shigeru Saitoh (Shonan Kamakura General Hospital)
Mitchell W. Krucoff (Cardiology, Duke University Medical Center, USA)
Speaker: Hiroaki Shimokawa (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine)
Kenneth J. Cavanaugh (FDA's Center for Devices and Radiological Health, USA)
Kiyohito Nakai (Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare)
Fumiaki Ikeno (Stanford University, USA)
Kanji Inoue (PTMC Institute, Kyoto University)
Robert J. Thatcher (4C Medical Technologies, Inc., USA)
Kensuke Ishii (Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices Agency)
Satoshi Yasukochi (Heart center, Nagano Children's Hospital)

9. Plenary Sessions

English

(1) “Futurability” of Therapeutic Strategy of Heart Failure

March 23 (Fri) 16:00–17:30

Chairperson: Yasushi Sakata (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine)
Mark S. Slaughter (University of Louisville, USA)
State-of-the-art: Mark S. Slaughter (University of Louisville, USA)
Speaker: Yusuke Morita (Department of Cardiology, Kyoto University School of Medicine)
Shuichiro Higo (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine)
Takuya Kishi (Department of Advanced Risk Stratification for Cardiovascular Diseases, Center for Disruptive Cardiovascular Medicine, Kyushu University)
Masaki Ieda (Department of Cardiology, Keio University School of Medicine)

Chairperson’s Message

English

(2) Recent Progress in Catheter Ablation for Ventricular Tachyarrhythmias

March 23 (Fri) 16:00–17:30

Chairperson: Akihiko Nogami (Department of Cardiology, University of Tsukuba)
  Joshua D. Moss (University of California San Francisco, USA)
State-of-the-art: Joshua D. Moss (University of California San Francisco, USA)
Speaker: Christian de Chillou (University Hospital Nancy, France)
  Talib Ahmed (Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Tsukuba)
  Kaoru Okishige (Heart Center, Japan Red Cross Yokohama City Bay Hospital)
  Koji Miyamoto (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Mayo Clinic)
  Yuki Komatsu (Department of Cardiology, University of Tsukuba)
  Yasuya Inden (Department of Cardiology, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine)

Chairperson’s Message

English

(3) The Recent Advances in the Assessment of Valvular Heart Diseases with Imaging Modalities

March 24 (Sat) 8:00–9:30

Chairperson: Kazuhiro Yamamoto (Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Tottori University)
Paul Sorajja (Minneapolis Heart Institute, USA)
State-of-the-art: Paul Sorajja (Minneapolis Heart Institute, USA)
Speaker: Shohei Yoshida (Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine)
Yuki Izumi (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Nippon Medical School)
Shun Nishino (Miyazaki Medical Association Hospital Cardiovascular Center)
Yasuhiro Hamatani (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center)

Chairperson’s Message

English

(4) Futurability of Regeneration Therapy

March 24 (Sat) 8:00–9:30

Chairperson: Issei Komuro (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, The University of Tokyo)
  Charles E. Murry (University of Washington, USA)
State-of-the-art: Charles E. Murry (University of Washington, USA)
Speaker: Katsuhisa Matsuura (Institute of Advanced Biomedical Engineering and Science, Tokyo Women's Medical University)
  Shigeru Miyagawa (Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine)
  Youngkeun Ahn (Chonnam National University Hospital, Korea)
  Shuhei Tara (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Nippon Medical School)

Chairperson’s Message

English

(5) Multilayered Cardiovascular Genetics

March 24 (Sat) 8:00–9:30

Chairperson: Seiji Takashima (Department of Medical Biochemistry, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine)
  Stuart A. Cook (National Heart & Lung Institute, UK)
State-of-the-art: Stuart A. Cook (National Heart & Lung Institute, UK)
Speaker: Hayato Tada (Department of Cardiovascular and Internal Medicine, Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medicine)
  Yukiko Nakano (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Hiroshima University Graduate School of Biomedical and Health Sciences)
  Seiko Ohno (Cardiovascular Department, Shiga University of Medical Science)
  Yoshihiro Asano (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine)

Chairperson’s Message

English

(6) Surgical Treatment and Re-intervention for Adults with Congenital Heart Disease

March 24 (Sat) 17:30–19:00

Chairperson: Isao Shiraishi (Depatrment of Pediatric Cardiology, National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center)
  Pedro J. del Nido (Boston Children's Hospital / Harvard Medical School, USA)
State-of-the-art: Pedro J. del Nido (Boston Children's Hospital / Harvard Medical School, USA)
Speaker: Takayoshi Ueno (Department of Minimally Invasive Cardiovascular Medicine, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine)
  Hajime Ichikawa (Department of Pediatric Cardiovascular Surgery, National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center)
  Shunji Sano (Department of Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, University California San Francisco, USA)
Commentator: Hikaru Matsuda (Higashi-Takarazuka Satoh Hospital)

Chairperson’s Message

English

(7) Translational Research for Coronary Artery Disease

March 25 (Sun) 10:30–12:00

Chairperson: Tetsuji Miura (Department of Cardiovascular, Renal and Metabolic Medicine, Sapporo Medical University)
  Michel Ovize (Explorations Fonctionnelles Cardiovasculaires Hôpital Louis Pradel, France)
State-of-the-art: Michel Ovize (Explorations Fonctionnelles Cardiovasculaires Hôpital Louis Pradel, France)
Speaker: Hiromichi Wada (National Hospital Organization Kyoto Medical Center)
  Hironori Uzuka (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine)
  Toshiyuki Yano (Department of Cardiovascular, Renal and Metabolic Medicine)
  Daihiko Hakuno (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University)

Chairperson’s Message

Japanese

(8) Revolutional Strategy for Heart Failure Prevention

March 25 (Sun) 13:20–14:50

Chairperson: Yusuke Ohya (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Nephrology and Neurology, University of the Ryukyus)
Koichi Node (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Saga University)
Speaker: Atsushi Tanaka (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Saga University)
Toshihisa Anzai (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Hokkaido University Graduate School of Medicine)
Kimio Satoh (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine)
Yasuaki Nakagawa (Department of cardiovascular medicine, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine)
Tomohiro Hayashi (Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine)
Masaaki Konishi (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Wakayama Medical University)

Chairperson’s Message

English

(9) Development of Imaging in the Assessment of Myocardial Ischemia

March 25 (Sun) 15:10–16:40

Chairperson: Takashi Akasaka (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Wakayama Medical University)
  Jagat Narula (Mount Sinai Heart, USA)
State-of-the-art: Jagat Narula (Mount Sinai Heart, USA)
Speaker: Fausto J. Pinto (University of Lisbon, Portugal)
  Sadako Motoyama (Department of Cardiology, Fujita Health University)
  Hiroki Emori (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Wakayama Medical University)
  Tadamasa Wakabayashi (Suwa Central Hospital)
  Tadashi Fukuda (Cardiovascular division, Tsuchiura Kyodo General Hospital)
  Jun Sugisawa (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine)

Chairperson’s Message

10. Symposia

Japanese

(1) Futurability of Coronary Revascularization

March 23 (Fri) 8:00–9:30

Chairperson: Masato Nakamura (Toho University, Ohashi Medical Center)
Hitoshi Yaku (Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine)
Speaker: Fumiyuki Otsuka (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center)
Toshiaki Toyota (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Kyoto Graduate School of Medicine)
Yasuhide Asaumi (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center)
Hiroki Hata (Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine)
Mitsuaki Sawano (Department of Cardiology, Keio University School of Medicine)

Chairperson’s Message

Japanese

(2) Management of Heart Failure and Arrhythmias: From Pharmacotherapies to Implantable Devices

March 23 (Fri) 8:00–9:30

Chairperson: Nobuhisa Hagiwara (Department of Cardiology, Tokyo Women's Medical University)
Takanori Ikeda (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Toho University)
Speaker: Tomoko Machino (Department of Cardiology, University of Tsukuba)
Shinsuke Miyazaki (Cardiovascular Center)
Takashi Noda (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center)
Yoshifumi Ikeda (Department of Cardiology, Saitama Medical University International Medical Center)
Mitsuharu Kawamura (Division of Cardiology, Showa University School of Medicine)
Hiro Kawata (Division of Electrophysiology, Department of Cardiology, University of California, Irvine, USA)
Tsuyoshi Shiga (Department of Cardiology, Tokyo Women's Medical University)

Chairperson’s Message

Japanese

(3) Who will Carve out a New Future for Minimally Invasive Aortic Treatments?–The Importance of Aortic Team–

March 23 (Fri) 10:30–12:00

Chairperson: Toru Kuratani (Minimally Invasive Cardiovascular Medicine, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine)
Shinji Miyamoto (Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Oita University)
Speaker: Toru Suzuki (Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Leicester, UK)
Osamu Iida (Kansai Rosai Hospital)
Jun Nakata (Department of Cardiology, Schwabing Hospital, Germany)
Hirotsugu Fukuda (Department of Cardiac and Vascular Surgery, Dokkyo Medical University School of Medicine)
Keiwa Kin (Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine)
Hidenori Yoshitaka (Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, The Sakakibara Heart Institute of Okayama)

Chairperson’s Message

Japanese

(4) Cure and Heal the Heart with Team: Construction and Practice of New Organization

March 23 (Fri) 8:00–9:30

Chairperson: Hiroshi Ito (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Okayama University, Graduate School of Medicine)
Junjiro Kobayashi (Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center)
Speaker: Koichi Maeda (Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine)
Kazuya Saito (Division of Rehabilitation,The Sakakibara Heart Institute of Okayama)
Toshiro Kitagawa (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Hiroshima University Graduate School of Biomedical and Health Sciences)
Osamu Seguchi (Department of Transplantation, National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center)
Shogo Ohishi (Department of Cardiology, Himeji Cardiovascular Center)

Chairperson’s Message

Japanese

(5) Sudden Cardiac Death–Elucidation of Pathogenesis, Prediction, and Prevention–

March 23 (Fri) 13:20–14:50

Chairperson: Wataru Shimizu (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine, Nippon Medical School)
Minoru Horie (Department of Cardiovascular and Respiratory Medicine, Shiga University of Medical Science)
Speaker: Tetsuji Shinohara (Department of Cardiology and Clinical Examination, Oita University)
Tsukasa Kamakura (Division of Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology, Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center)
Koichiro Takayama (Department of Cardiovascular and Respiratory Medicine, Shiga University of Medical Science)
Yasuki Hen (Department of Cardiology, Sakakibara Heart Institue Clinic)
Atsushi Suzuki (Department of Cardiology, Tokyo Women's Medical University Hospital)
Yuji Ishida (Department of Cardiology, Hirosaki University Graduate School of Medicine)
Toshio Kinoshita (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Toho University Graduate School of Medicine)
Takeru Makiyama (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Kyoto University of Graduate School of Medicine)

Chairperson’s Message

Japanese

(6) The Current Issues and the Future Perspective in Cardiac Intensive Care, How about Education?

March 23 (Fri) 13:20–14:50

Chairperson: Morimasa Takayama (Sakakibara Heart Institute)
Tomoyuki Endo (Division of Emergency and Disaster Medicine, Tohoku Medical and Pharmaceutical University)
Speaker: Yuichiro Kashima (Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Shinshu University)
Shoji Kawakami (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Cener)
Atsushi Mizuno (Department of Cardiology, St. Luke's International Hospital)
Migaku Kikuchi (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Dokkyo Medical University)
Hideki Miyachi (Department of Cardiology, Nippon Medical School)

Chairperson’s Message

English

(7) Advancement and Limitations of Device Treatment for Structural Heart Disease

March 24 (Sat) 9:40–11:10

Chairperson: Satoshi Nakatani (Department of Functional Diagnostics, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine)
  Susheel Kodali (Structural Heart & Valve Center, NYP / Columbia University Medical Center, USA)
Keynote Lecture: Susheel Kodali (Structural Heart & Valve Center, NYP / Columbia University Medical Center, USA)
Speaker: Yuji Itabashi (Department of Cardiology, Keio University School of Medicine)
  Hidehiro Kaneko (Department of Cardiology, Heart Center Brandenburg, Germany)
  Kei Torikai (Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine)
  Hidehiko Hara (Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Toho University, Ohashi Medical Center)
  Teiji Akagi (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine)

Chairperson’s Message

English

(8) Explore the Japanese Evidence of Cardiovascular Disease in Gender Medicine –Ask The World-class Expert

March 24 (Sat) 8:00–9:30

Chairperson: Yasuko Bando (Department of Cardiology, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine)
  Peter Collins (National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College London and Royal Brompton Hospital, UK)
Keynote Lecture: Peter Collins (National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College London and Royal Brompton Hospital, UK)
Speaker: Keiko Takihara (Health and Counseling Center, Osaka University / Department of Cardiovascular Medicine Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine)
  Daisaku Nakatani (Department of Medical Innovation, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine)
  Kyuhachi Otagiri (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Ina Central Hospital)
  Yasuhiko Sakata (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine)
  Nobuaki Tanaka (Department of Cardiology, Sakurabashi-Watanabe Hospital)

Chairperson’s Message

Japanese

(9) Perspective of Clinical Research in the Diversifying Medicine

March 24 (Sat) 8:00–9:30

Chairperson: Satoshi Yasuda (National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center)
Shinichiro Ueda (Department of Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, University of The Ryukyus School of Medicine)
Speaker: Sunao Kojima (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kumamoto University)
Shungo Hikoso (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine)
Yoshihiro Miyamoto (Center for Cerebral and Cardiovascular Disease Information, National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center)
Akihiro Tokushige (Department of Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, University of The Rykyus School of Medicine)
Kazuko Tajiri (Department of Cardiology, University of Tsukuba)

Chairperson’s Message

Japanese

(10) Evaluation and Management of the Pathophysiology in the Coronary Sequelae in Adults with a Remote History of Kawasaki Disease

March 24 (Sat) 8:00–9:30

Chairperson: Hideaki Kanazawa (Department of Cardiology, Keio University School of Medicine)
Yoshihide Mitani (Department of Pediatrics, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine)
Speaker: Toshihiro Tamura (Department of Cardiology, Tenri Hospital)
Hidehiko Hara (Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Toho University, Ohashi Medical Center)
Naoki Tadokoro (Cardiovascular Surgery, National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center)
Hiroyuki Ohashi (Department of Pediatrics, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine)
Nobuyuki Kakimoto (Department of Pediatrics, Wakayama Medical University)
Nobuhiro Tahara (Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Kurume University School of Medicine)

Chairperson’s Message

Japanese

(11) Issues and Perspects of Cardiovascular Medical Service System in Japan

March 24 (Sat) 13:50–15:20

Chairperson: Ryozo Nagai (Jichi Medical University)
Hisao Ogawa (National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center)
Speaker: Katsuki Okada (Cancer and Disease Control Division, Health Service Bureau, Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare)
Mitsuaki Isobe (Sakakibara Heart Institute)
Tomoaki Imamura (Department of Public Health, Health Management and Policy, Nara Medical University)
Yasushi Sakata (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine)
Satoshi Yasuda (National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center)
Yoichi Goto (Yoka Municipal Hospital)

Chairperson’s Message

Japanese

(12) Diagnosis and Therapy for Cardiovascular Diseases Accompanied with Hemostatic Disorder/ Bleeding Tendency

March 24 (Sat) 17:30–19:00

Chairperson: Masataka Sata (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Tokushima University Hospital)
Hisanori Horiuchi (Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Institute of Development, Aging and Cancer Tohoku University)
Speaker: Masaharu Akao (Department of Cardiology, National Hospital Organization Kyoto Medical Center)
Hirotoshi Watanabe (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine)
Shigeki Miyata (Department of Clinical Laboratory Medicine, National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center)
Mizuki Miura (Department of Cardiology, Kokura Memorial Hospital)
Yoshikatsu Saiki (Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Tohoku University)

Chairperson’s Message

English

(13) Cardiomyopathy: New Aspect of Diagnosis and Treatment from the Recent Knowledge

March 24 (Sat) 13:50–15:20

Chairperson: Hiroaki Kitaoka (Department of Cardiology and Geriatrics, Kochi University)
  Carolyn Ho (Harvard Medical School / Cardiovascular Genetics Center at Brigham and Women's Hospital, USA)
Keynote Lecture: Carolyn Ho (Harvard Medical School / Cardiovascular Genetics Center at Brigham and Women's Hospital, USA)
Speaker: Perry Elliott (Centre for Inherited Cardiovascular Disease, UK)
  Toru Kubo (Department of Cardiology and Geriatrics, Kochi University)
  Yoji Nagata (Department of Cardiology, Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medicine)
  Hidetaka Kioka (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine)
  Yuji Nagatomo (Department of Cardiology, Sakakibara Heart Institute)

Chairperson’s Message

Japanese

(14) Heart Failure in Super Aging Society

March 25 (Sun) 8:00–9:30

Chairperson: Yasuki Kihara (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine Hiroshima University Institute of Biomedical & Health Sciences)
Hiroyuki Tsutsui (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Kyushu University Graduate School of Medical Science)
Speaker: Satoru Abe (Division of Cardiology, Niigataminami hospital)
Eisaku Nakane (Cardiovascular Center, Tazuke Kofukai Foundation, Medical Research Institute, Kitano Hospital)
Noboru Watanabe (Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Hokushin General Hospital)
Takayuki Hidaka (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Hiroshima University Hospital)
Miyuki Tsuchihashi-Makaya (Department of Community Nursing and Nursing Systems, Kitasato University School of Nursing)
Dai Yumino (Department of Home Care Medicine, Yumino Heart Clinic)
Yoshiharu Kinugasa (Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics, Tottori University)

Chairperson’s Message

English

(15) Molecular Mechanism for Chronic Heart Failure:
What we do -and don’t -know?

March 25 (Sun) 10:30–12:00

Chairperson: Yoshihiko Saito (First Department of Internal Medicine, Nara Medical University)
Speaker: Mikito Takefuji (Department of Cardiology, Nagoya University School of Medicine)
  Shouji Matsushima (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Kyushu University Hospital)
  Koichiro Kuwahara (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Shinshu University)
  Shinji Makino (Department of Cardiology and Health Center, Keio University)
  Hisakazu Ogita (Division of Molecular Medical Biochemistry, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Shiga University of Medical Science)

Chairperson’s Message

English

(16) Current Status and Future Perspective of Treatment for the Patient with Critical Limb Ischemia

March 25 (Sun) 10:30–12:00

Chairperson: Kimihiro Komori (Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine)
  Joseph L. Mills (Baylor College of Medicine, USA)
Keynote Lecture: Joseph L. Mills (Baylor College of Medicine, USA)
Speaker: Yukihito Higashi (Department of Cardiovascular Regeneration and Medicine, Research Institute for Radiation Biology and Medicine, Hiroshima University)
  Atsuhiko Kawamoto (Translational Research Informatics Center, Foundation for Biomedical Research and Innovation)
  Takashi Maruyama (Takatsu General Hospital)
  Shin Okamoto (Kansai Rosai Hospital Cardiovascular Center)
  Kenichi Watanabe (Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Osaka University School of Medicine)

Chairperson’s Message

English

(17) Role of Inflammation and Immune System in the Process of Vascular Injury

March 25 (Sun) 8:00–9:30

Chairperson: Toyoaki Murohara (Department of Cardiology, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine)
John W. Calver (Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, USA)
Keynote Lecture: John W. Calver (Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, USA)
Speaker: Tohru Minamino (Department of Cardiovascular Biology and Medicine, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences)
  Jun-ichiro Koga (Center for Disruptive Cardiovascular Medicine, Kyushu University)
  Hiroki Matsui (Department of Laboratory Sciences, Gunma University Graduate School of Health Sciences)
  Koji Ohashi (Molecular Cardiovascular Medicine, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine)
  Daiju Fukuda (Department of Cardio-Diabetes Medicine, Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Tokushima University Graduate School)

Chairperson’s Message

English

(18) Mechanisms and Novel Therapeutic Targets of Cardiovascular Dysfunction in Metabolic Diseases

March 25 (Sun) 10:30–12:00

Chairperson: Ken-ichi Hirata (Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine)
  Daniel P. Kelly (University of Pennsylvania, USA)
Keynote Lecture: Daniel P. Kelly (University of Pennsylvania, USA)
Speaker: Norihiko Takeda (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo)
  Yuichiro Arima (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine)
  Hiroaki Sunaga (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine)
  Masahiro Koseki (Cardiovascular Medicine, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine)

Chairperson’s Message

Japanese

(19) Pathobiology of Pulmonary Hypertension–From Bed to Bench–

March 25 (Sun) 13:20–14:50

Chairperson: Masataka Kuwana (Department of Allergy and Rheumatology, Nippon Medical School Graduate School of Medicine)
Keiko Takihara (Health and Counseling Center, Osaka University / Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine)
Speaker: Fusako Sera (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine)
Ryo Konno (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine)
Kohtaro Abe (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University)
Shusuke Yagi (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Tokushima University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences)
Kazufumi Nakamura (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences)

Chairperson’s Message

Japanese

(20) Seeking the Latest Optimal Hypertensive Treatment in Patients with Comorbidity

March 25 (Sun) 15:10–16:40

Chairperson: Jitsuo Higaki (Department of Cardiology, Pulmonology, Hypertension & Nephrology, Ehime University Graduate School of Medicine)
Koji Maemura (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences)
Speaker: Koki Nakanishi (Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center)
Commentator: Takanari Kitazono (Department of Medicine and Clinical Sience, Graduate School of Medical Sience, Kyushu University )
Speaker: Noriko Kikuchi (Department of Cardiology, Tokyo Women's Medical University)
Speaker: Mitsuru Ishii (Department of Cardiology, National Hospital Organization Kyoto Medical Center)
Commentator: Hisashi Kai (Department of Cardiology, Kurume University Medical Center)
Speaker: Joji Ishikawa (Department of Cardiology, Tokyo Metropolitan Geriatric Hospital)
Commentator: Hiromi Rakugi (Geriatric and General Medicine, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine)

Chairperson’s Message

Japanese

(21) Pathophysiology and New Treatment of Cardiovascular Complications of Diabetes Mellitus

March 25 (Sun) 13:20–14:50

Chairperson: Shinya Minatoguchi (Department of Cardiology, Gifu University Graduate School of Medicine)
Takeshi Kimura (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine)
Speaker: Makoto Murata (Gunma Precectural Cardiovascular Center)
Atsushi Tanita (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Nippon Medical Schoool)
Masanori Kawasaki (Department of Cardiology, Gifu University Graduate School of Medicine)
Shigemasa Tani (Department of Cardiology, Nihon University Hospital)
Hisashi Makino (Division of Atherosclerosis and Diabetes, National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center)
Hirofumi Soejima (Department of Cardiology, Kumamoto University)

Chairperson’s Message

11. Joint Symposia

English

(1) Meet the ESC in Japan -1
Atrial Fibrillation and Heart Failure
– An Underestimated Combination

March 23 (Fri) 10:30–12:00

Chairperson: Jeroen Bax (Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands)
Ken Okumura (Division of Cardiology, Saiseikai Kumamoto Hospital Cardiovascular Center)
Speaker: Barbara Casadei (University of Oxford, UK)
Toshihisa Anzai (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Hokkaido University Graduate School of Medicine)
Michel Komajda (Paris Saint Joseph Hospital, France)
Koichi Inoue (Cardiovascular Center, Sakurabashi Watanabe Hospital)

English

(2) KSC-JCS Joint Symposium
Lipid Lowering Therapy in the Current Era for Patients with Coronary Artery Disease

March 24 (Sat) 8:00–9:30

Chairperson: Hiroyuki Daida (Department of Cardiology Juntendo University, Graduate School of Medicine)
Dong Hoon Choi (Yonsei University, Korea)
Speaker: Sang-Hak Lee (Yonsei University College of Medicine, Korea)
Kyung Woo Park (Seoul National University Hospital, Korea)
Hidenori Arai (National Center for Geriatrics and Getontology)
Katsumi Miyauchi (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Juntendo University Graduate School of Medicine)

English

(3) CSC-JCS Joint Symposium
New Devices for Interventional Cardiology

March 24 (Sat) 13:50–15:20

Chairperson: Junya Ako (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Kitasato University School of Medicine)
Fu Xianghua (The second hospital of Hebei Medical University, China)
Speaker Fu Xianghua (The second hospital of Hebei Medical University, China)
Osamu Iida (Cardiovascular Center, Kansai Rosai Hospital)
Hidehiko Hara (Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Toho University Ohashi Medical Center)
Shen Li (Zhongshan Hospital, Fudan University, China)

English

(4) Meet the ESC in Japan -2
Aortic Valve Disease

March 24 (Sat) 17:30–19:00

Chairperson: Stephan Achenbach (University of Erlangen, Germany)
Satoshi Nakatani (Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine)
Speaker: Kentaro Hayashida (Department of Cardiology, Keio University School of Medicine)
Jeroen Bax (Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands)
Takashi Kunihara (Cardiovascular Surgeon, The Cardiovascular Institute)
Fausto J. Pinto (University of Lisbon, Portugal)

English

(5) AHA-JCS Joint Symposium
Management and Treatment of Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy (HCM): A Clinical Perspective

March 24 (Sat) 17:30–19:00

Chairperson: Yuichiro Maekawa (Third Department of Internal Medicine, Hamamatsu University School of Medicine)
Ivor J. Benjamin (Medical College of Wisconsin, USA)
Speaker: Hiroaki Kitaoka (Department of Cardiology and Geriatrics, Kochi University)
Seiji Takatsuki (Department of Cardiology, Keio University School of Medicine)
Shuichiro Takanashi (Sakakibara Heart Institute)
Yasushi Sakata (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Suita)
Mark Link (UT Southwestern Medical Center, USA)
Paul Wang (Stanford University, USA)

English

(6) Asian Session
Emerging Biomarkers in Cardiovascular Diseases

March 25 (Sun) 8:00–9:30

Chairperson: Koji Maemura (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences)
Youngkeun Ahn (Chonnam National University Hospital, Korea)
Speaker: Yukihito Sato (Department of Cardiology, Hyogo Prefecture Amagasaki General Medical Center)
Jang-Whan Bae (Chungbuk National University, Korea)
Chokai Wu (National Taiwan University Hospital, Taiwan)
Sazzli Shahlan Kasim (National Heart Association of Malaysia, Malaysia)
Jorge Sison (Medical Center Manila, Philippines)

English

(7) ACC-JCS Joint Symposium
Antidiabetic Drug and Heart Failure

March 25 (Sun) 15:10–16:40

Chairperson: Hiroyuki Tsutsui (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Kyushu University Graduate School of Medical Science)
Andrew P. Miller (American College of Cardiology, USA)
Speaker: Yasuko Bando (Department of Cardiology, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine)
Koichi Node (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Saga University)
Lee R. Goldberg (University of Pennsylvania, USA)
Andrew P. Miller (American College of Cardiology, USA)

English

(8) ESC-JCS Joint Symposium
Imaging or Physiology: Which is More Useful for Coronary Artery Disease?

March 25 (Sun) 13:20–14:50

Chairperson: Takashi Akasaka (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Wakayama Medical University)
Fausto J. Pinto (University of Lisbon, Portugal)
Speaker: Takashi Akasaka (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Wakayama Medical University)
Martine Gilard (Département de Cardiologie CHRU La Cavale Blanche, France)
Tomohiro Kawasaki (Cardiovascular Center, Shin Koga Hospital)
Stephan Achenbach (University of Erlangen, Germany)
Takashi Kubo (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Wakayama Medical University)
Fausto J. Pinto (University of Lisbon, Portugal)

12. Meet the Expert

English

(1) Passion for Developing the Artificial Heart
–Save Heart Failure Patients All Around the World!–

March 23 (Fri) 13:20–14:05

Chairperson: Hikaru Matsuda (Higashi-Takarazuka Satoh Hospital)
Speaker: Robert Jarvik (Jarvik Heart, Inc., USA)

English

(2) Dr. David's Lecture - Aortic Valve Sparing (wet lab)

March 24 (Sat) 9:45–10:45

Chairperson: Yutaka Okita (Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Kobe University)
Speaker: Tirone E. David (Toronto General Hospital, Canada)

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