Join Us at VEITHsymposium® 2015

All events are located in the Gore Main Pavilion, Mercury Ballroom

Tuesday, November 17

6:00 am
Pavilion Opens
Lunch Symposium
Advanced treatment options for complex disease in peripheral intervention:
Rapid-fire case presentations with the experts
Moderator: Ziv Haskal, MD, Charlottesville, Virginia
CASE STUDY 1: GORE® VIABAHN® Endoprosthesis
Complex in-stent restenosis: Best practices and optimal outcomes in relining
Robert Bersin, MD, Seattle, Washington
CASE STUDY 2: GORE® TIGRIS® Vascular Stent1, 3
Complex vessel scaffolding with an open endoprosthesis: Integrating device strength and precision in tortuous anatomy
CASE STUDY 3: GORE® VIABAHN® BX Endoprosthesis3
Early clinical study experience treating advanced iliac disease with the GORE® VIABAHN® BX Endoprosthesis3 with balloon expandable technology
Andrew Holden, MD, Auckland, New Zealand
CASE STUDY 4: GORE® Carotid Stent1, 3 and GORE® Embolic Filter
The best of both worlds: Examining the benefits of open-cell flexibility and closed-cell plaque stabilization in complex carotid stenting
Claudio Schönholz, MD, Charleston, South Carolina
Evening Event
6:00 pm
Pioneers in Performance — North America

Pioneers in Performance is an annual peer-recognition program that honors distinguished physicians for their unrelenting dedication to advancing vascular and endovascular therapy, including aortic and lower-limb bypass, and dialysis access surgery.

Now it’s your turn to decide who among your North American colleagues will be honored in 2016. Stop by our Main Pavilion to learn more about the nominees and the unique collaborations they are spearheading.

Wednesday, November 18

6:00 am
Pavilion Opens
Lunch Symposium
The current state of bypass for lower-extremity revascularization Richard Neville, MD, Washington D.C. Early results utilizing the GORE® Hybrid Vascular Graft for iliofemoral bypass procedures Jean Bismuth, MD, Houston, Texas
Evening Event
6:15 pm
Vascular care and patient value: Prepping for the new healthcare economy Michael Stoner, MD, Rochester, New York

Thursday, November 19

6:00 am
Pavilion Opens
Lunch Symposium
An exclusive look at the GORE® EXCLUDER® Conformable AAA Endoprosthesis2, 3 clinical trial Robert Rhee, MD, Brooklyn, New York Branching out: My investigational experience with the GORE® TAG® Thoracic Branch Endoprosthesis3 and the GORE® EXCLUDER® Iliac Branch Endoprosthesis1, 3 Gustavo Oderich, MD, Rochester, Minnesota
Evening Event

Pavilion is in-use for invitation only event.

Friday, November 20

6:00 am
Pavilion Opens
Lunch Symposium
Latin America Chairman: Pierre Galvagni Silveira, MD, Florianópolis, Brazil Moderador / Moderator: Gustavo Rubio, MD, Guadalajara, Mexico
The effectiveness of the GORE® Hybrid Vascular Graft in thoracoabdominal debranching Efetividade na utilizacao do GORE® Hybrid Vascular Graft no Debranching toracoabdominal Alexandre Batillana, MD, São Paulo, SP, Brazil
Exploring sac behavior after popliteal aneurysm with the GORE® VIABAHN® Endoprosthesis Explorando o comportamento do saco aneurismatico apos o tratamento do aneurisma de poplitea com GORE® VIABAHN® Endoprosthesis Álvaro Razuk, MD, São Paulo, SP, Brazil
Debating the skillset of new surgeons undertaking open aortic repair Debate: as habilidades dos novos cirurgiões para o tratamento aberto da Aorta Ronald Fidelis, MD, Salvador, BA, Brazil
A five-year review of the GORE® EXCLUDER® AAA Endoprosthesis featuring C3® Delivery System Revisão de 5 anos com o uso da GORE® EXCLUDER® AAA Endoprosthesis featuring C3® Delivery System Felippe Beer, MD, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil

Saturday, November 21

6:00 am
Pavilion Opens
Lunch Symposium
Examining validated treatment algorithms for dialysis access
GORE® ACUSEAL Vascular Graft David Kingsmore, MD, FRCS, MB ChB, BMedBiol, Glasgow, Scotland
GORE® VIABAHN® Endoprosthesis with Heparin Bioactive Surface Peter Wayne, MD, Louisville, Kentucky


Hands-On Simulators for Virtual Training

Simulator Pavilion Hours • 9:00 am – 5:00 pm • Tuesday – Friday

Join us in the Sutton Complex South to experience our lifelike virtual environment simulators for the Conformable GORE® TAG® Device, the GORE® EXCLUDER® Device featuring C3® Delivery System, and the GORE® EXCLUDER® Iliac Branch Endoprosthesis.1, 3, 4

1 CE Mark Approved.

2 CE Mark Pending.

3 Caution: Investigational Device. Limited by United States law to Investigational Use.

4 GORE® EXCLUDER® Iliac Branch Endoprosthesis simulation is available only to European physicians and United States IDE study physicians.