Programme The Dutch Association of Cardiology (NVVC) has approved 4 CME accreditation points to this meeting. Tuesday December 3 Theme: Stuctural Heart TimeActivity19.00 – 19.05 hrsOpening Ceremony Ingemar Merkies, MD – neurologist and medical director – Curaçao Medical Center19.05 – 19.30 hrsTAVI procedures in Curacao; case presentation & life interview of patient Ad van Boven, MD – Medisch Centrum Leeuwarden (NL) Jose Manuel Navarro, MD – Curaçao Medical Center (AN)19.30 – 19.50 hrsGlobal perspective of TAVI in low-income / development countries Prof. Arie-Pieter Kappetein, MD – Chief Medical Officer Structural Heart, Medtronic (NL)19.50 – 19.55 hrs Discussion19.55 – 20.15 hrs Coffee break20.15 – 20.35 hrsPrime time for low risk TAVI ? Peter den Heijer, MD– Amphia Ziekenhuis, Breda (NL)20.35 – 20.40 hrs Discussion20.40 – 21.00 hrsHow to prepare TAVI candidates in an off-site setting (life skype transmission) Pim Tonino, MD – Catharina Ziekenhuis, Eindhoven (NL)21.00 – 21.05 hrs Discussion21.05 – 21.30 hrsRound table discussion speakers and faculty about off-site TAVI & Q&AModerator: Niels van Royen Discussants: Arie-Pieter Kappetein, Ad van Boven, Peter den Heijer, Javier Maldonado, Robert Dennert Wednesday December 4 Theme: Controversies in coronary artery and heart disease TimeActivity18.30 – 18.45 hrsHow to manage cardiovascular risk factors in a mixed genetic and socio-economic population? Arthur Liqui Lung, MD – Curaçao Medical Center (AN)18.45 – 19.00 hrs1st year results of primary PCI program in Aruba Robert M. Dennert, MD – Oduber Hospitaal, Aruba (AN)19.00 – 19.25 hrsCardiovascular surgical results at Clinica Colombia as a satellite program for the Caribean Islands Javier Maldnado – Clinica Colsanitas, Colombia19.25 – 19.45 hrsHow to manage high-bleeding risk PCI patients in perspective of the recent trials? Peter Smits, MD – Maasstad Ziekenhuis, Rotterdam (NL) 19.45 – 19.50 hrs Discussion19.50 – 20.10 hrs Coffee break20.10 – 20.30 hrsTrouble shooting in PM and ICD therapy – Practical tips and tricks Mehran Firouzi, MD – Maasstad Ziekenhuis, Rotterdam (NL) 20.30 – 20.35 hrs Discussion20.35 – 20.55 hrsAngina and no obstructions at coronary angiography – What to do? Prof. Niels van Royen, MD – Radboud UMC, Nijmegen (NL) 20.55 – 21.00 hrs Discussion21.00 – 21.20 hrsHybrid ablation for atrial fibrillation Prof. Massimo Mariani, MD – UMCG, Groningen (NL)21.20 – 21.25 hrs Discussion21.25 – 21.30 hrsClosing Ceremony Gillian Jessurun, MD – Treant Zorggroep, Emmen (NL) I would like to register for the CRES Meeting 2019!