• SCAI 2014 Cath Lab Leadership Boot Camp - Wednesday Session

    SCAI's Cath Lab Leadership Boot Camp at SCAI 2014 is a unique two-morning, educational experience designed specifically to address the challenges and goals faced by cath lab leaders face – as well as those who aspire to the role.



    *Please note: SCAI 2014 Scientific Sessions registration is required to attend the Thursday session of the Cath Lab Leadership Boot Camp. Advance registration is required to attend the Wednesday session.

    Wednesday, May 28, 2014

    Your Role in the Cath Lab

    Moderators: Robert J. Applegate, MD; Ted A. Bass, MD
    7:30 AM – 9:30 AM


    7:30 AM The Cath Lab Leadership Boot Camp: Why Are You Here Today? Charles E. Chambers, MD
    7:45 AM The Cath Lab of 2013 and Beyond: Structure, Administration, and Leadership Linda Paxton, RN, MBA
    8:00 AM The Cath Lab Medical Director: Roles, Responsibilities, and Relationships Kirk N. Garratt, MD
    8:15 AM The Cath Lab Manager: Roles, Responsibilities, and Relationships Jane Kiah, RN, MSN
    8:30 AM Challenges for the Cath Lab Director: Academic, Private, and VA Centers J. Jeffrey Marshall, MD
    8:45 AM Conflict Resolution: Case Studies From the Trenches Matthew Phillips
    9:00 AM Evaluating and Integrating New Technologies into the Cath Lab Jeffrey J. Popma, MD
    9:15 AM Q & A and Panel Discussion Moderators & Speakers
    9:30 AM BREAK

    Administrative Challenges

    Moderators: Peter L. Duffy, MD, MMM; Sunil V. Rao, MD
    9:45 AM – 11:30 AM


    9.45 AM Definition of Quality: Implementing the Real Value Formula into a Successful Cath Lab Peter L. Duffy, MD, MMM
    10:00 AM The Cath Lab Leader’s Role in Cath Lab Reporting and Clinical Databases H. Vernon Anderson, MD
    10:15 AM Cath Lab Privileges: How to Give ‘Em and How to Take ‘Em Away James C. Blankenship, MD
    10:30 AM Relationships with Vendors, Contracting, and Inventory Linda Paxton, RN, MBA
    10:45 AM Is There a Role for a Cath Lab Leader's Initiative? Moderators
    11:00 AM Q & A and Panel Discussion Moderators & Speakers
    11:20 AM Concluding Remarks: Opportunities for the Future of the Boot Camp Charles E. Chambers, MD

  • Acknowledgements

    SCAI gratefully acknowledges the following companies for their generous support of the SCAI 2014 Scientific Sessions through educational grants while taking sole responsibility for all content developed and disseminated through this event.

    Platinum Sponsors

    • Abbott Vascular
    • Boston Scientific

    Silver Sponsors

    • AstraZeneca
    • Medtronic

    Bronze Sponsors

    • Cook Medical
    • Cordis, a Johnson & Johnson Company
    • Covidien
    • Gilead Sciences
    • St. Jude Medical
    • Terumo Interventional Systems

    SCAI also appreciates the educational grant support provided by Spectranetics.