EVEREST (European Virtual reality Endovascular RESearch Team) Simulation Luncheon Symposium 

Simulation Summit:  Simulation to Improve Skills and Team Training in Traumatic Injuries 
Friday, November 22, 2013
12:15 - 4:30 P.M.
Gramercy Suite East and West, 2nd Floor


Chairmen:   Mario Lachat, MD
    Jason T. Lee, MD
    Frank E.G. Vermassen, MD, PhD
    Nicholas J.W. Cheshire, MD
12:15 - 12:30   Buffet Lunch
12:30 - 12:35   Welcome
    Jason T. Lee, MD
12:36 - 12:43   International Guidelines for Management of Traumatic Aortic Injuries (ESVS-SVS)
    Vicente Riambau, MD, PhD (Barcelona, Spain)
12:44 - 12:51   Each Trauma Center Should Have a Standard Treatment Protocol for Traumatic Aortic Pathology
    Mario Lachat, MD (Zurich, Switzerland)
12:52 - 12:59   How to Size, Select and Optimize the Landing Zone in Endovascular Treatment of Blunt Traumatic Aortic Lesions
    Benjamin W. Starnes, MD (Seattle, Washington)
 1:00 -   1:07   From the Leading to the Best Supporting Actor - Human Factors Can Be Trained for Aortic Emergencies!
    Nick Sevdalis, MD (London, UK)
 1:08 -   1:15   Interventional Management of Peripheral Vessel Trauma and Challenging Aorto-Iliac Lesions
    Peter C.J. Goverde, MD (Antwerp, Belgium)
  1:15 - 1:30   Discussion
1:30 - 4:30    Hands-on Simulation Training
Gramercy Suites East and West, 2nd Floor    
Station I: Gore & Associates   Case Planning and Simulation for Traumatic Transections
    Elika Kashef, MD
    Murray Shames, MD
Station II: Medtronic   Aortic Transection Repair
    David Rigberg
    Claudie Sheahan
Station III: Cook Medical   Training for Complex AAAs with Zenith Flex and Zenith TX2 with Pro-form
    Adam Beck
Station IV: Bolton Medical   Endovascular Treatment of Traumatic Thoracic Aortic Transection
    Carlos Bechara
    Burkhart Zipfel, MD
Station V: Atrium Maquet   Simulation Training for Open Vascular Procedures
    Erica Mitchell
    Rabih Chaer, MD
Station VI: Mentice   Stay Calm and Alert - Aortic Rupture:  A Call for Endovascular Action?
    Malachi Sheahan
    Lars Lönn, MD, PhD
Station VII:  Orzone   Multidisciplinary Team Training in rEVAR
    Lars Lönn, MD, PhD
Station VIII: Simbionix   Endovascular Simulation - From Basic Skills Training to Advanced Patient Specific Rehearsal
    Jean Bismuth, MD
    John F. Eidt, MD
Station IX: Medical Simulation Corporation   Treatment for rAAA, TEVAR and AAA
    Will Robinson