PRESENTATIONS

PRESENTATIONS

International Clinical Conferences:

  • Organizing Chairperson for World Congress on Preventive Healthcare 2015 (www.Prevention2015.org). Founder and Organizing Chairperson, World Congress on Preventive Healthcare 2015, hosted by the 35th North American Bengali Conference, (over 10,000 attendees), endorsed by AHA CMO and AAPI President; designed and launched the South Asian Cardiovascular Registry with VAP+ and endothelial function testing at the Congress. 2015
  • Chairperson, the State of the Art Lecture “Oral Anticoagulants in Cardiology: New Frontiers” at the 10th World Congress on Clinical, Preventive Cardiology & Imaging.” 2015
  • Chairperson, Clinical Vignettes at the 10th World Congress on Clinical, Preventive Cardiology & Imaging. 2015
  • Chairperson, Dr Navin C. Nanda Oration “Echocardiography in RHD: New Frontiers 2015,” at the 10th World Congress on Clinical, Preventive Cardiology & Imaging. 2015
  • Chairperson, Dr KL Chopra Memorial Oration “Gigantic Strides in CVD Therapy, From Pill and Potions to Drugs and Devices: What is in Store for the Future?” at the 10th World Congress on Clinical, Preventive Cardiology & Imaging. 2015
  • Chairperson, Cardiomyopathy: Futuristic Cardiac Care at the 10th World Congress on Clinical, Preventive Cardiology & Imaging, at the 10th World Congress on Clinical, Preventive Cardiology & Imaging. 2015
  • Chairperson for Rapid Fire Session at the 10th World Congress on Clinical, Preventive Cardiology & Imaging. 2014

Scientific Presentations:

  • Presented at the 10th World Congress on Clinical, Preventive Cardiology & Imaging: “The Tsunami of CAD Engulfing Indian Women.” 2015
  • Presented at the 9th World Congress on Clinical, Preventive Cardiology & Imaging: “Plasma TG Levels in CVD Risk Prediction: Has it Come of Age?” 2014
  • Presented at the 44th Scientific Session of the American College of Cardiology: “A study of 1,044 consecutive patients with patent foramen ovale: Association with cryptogenic cerebrovascular events in adults.” 1995
  • Presented at the 44th Scientific Session of the American College of Cardiology: “Preoperative risk stratification for geriatric patients approaching vascular surgery: High prevalence of severe coronary artery disease among patients with angina or diabetes mellitus.” 1994
  • Presented at the 43rd Scientific Session of the American College of Cardiology: “Temporal changes in the management of acute myocardial infarction between the 1980s and the 1990s: Are we getting more aggressive with the elderly?” 1994
  • Presented at the 67th Scientific Session of the American Heart Association: “High incidence of silent ischemia by continuous 12 lead ST-segment monitoring after vascular surgery: Correlation with postoperative prothrombotic milieu.” 1994
  • Presented at the 67th Scientific Session of the American Heart Association: “Concordance of a validated clinical risk index with coronary angiography prior to vascular surgery (VAS): The Cleveland Clinic (CCF) experience.” 1994
  • Presented at the 66th Scientific Session of the American Heart Association: “Weekly rhythm of acute myocardial infarction: Are physicians more aggressive with thrombolysis after the weekend?” 1993
  • Presented at the 66th Scientific Session of the American Heart Association: “Long-term prognosis after geriatric vascular surgery: Does preoperative clinical evaluation and dipyridamole-thallium testing make a difference?” 1993
  • Presented at the 42nd Scientific Session of the American College of Cardiology: “Poorer outcome and less aggressive treatment for acute myocardial infarction in the elderly: Is there an age bias in management?” 1993
  • Presented at the 65th Scientific Session of the American Heart Association: “Can exercise test parameters predict the presence and duration of ambulatory ischemia?” 1992
  • Presented at the 65th Scientific Session of the American Heart Association: “The costs and the effectiveness of angiotensin converting enzyme inhibition in patients with congestive heart failure.” 1992
  • Presented at the 64th Scientific Session of the American Heart Association: “Predicting long-term cardiac complications after vascular surgery: Importance of preoperative clinical features, thallium data and perioperative complications.” 1989

Grand Rounds and CME Presentations:

  • Presented a course at a CME conference conducted by the American College of Cardiology. Title of course: “Preoperative Cardiac Assessment for Non-cardiac Surgery” 1995
  • Presented at the Cardiac Unit Research Conference at the Massachusetts General Hospital. Title: “Cardiac Assessment for Non-cardiac surgery” 1995
  • Presented Cardiology Grand Rounds at the University of Michigan Medical Center. Title: “Outcomes Research in Acute Myocardial Inarction: Lessons from an Observational Database” 1993
  • Presented at the Department of Anesthesia Conference at Massachusetts General Hospital. Title: “Cardiac Assessment for Non-cardiac surgery” 1991