UA Cardiologist Dr. Kwan Lee Reprises Role as Daily Blogger at TCT2018

Dr. Kwan LeeKwan S. Lee, MD, again authored a daily “Off Script” blog and participated in panel discussions at TCT2018 in San Diego, a global conference on transcatheter cardiovascular therapeutics.

TCT2018 poster presentation that included Dr. Kwan Lee among authorsAt TCT2018, Dr. Lee participated in panel discussions on the topics of “Cath Lab of the Future: Telemedicine and Robotics” and “Procedural Considerations in the OBL (Office-Based Lab).” He also joined co-authors—J.R. Exequiel T. Pineda, MD, PhD; Sharanyah Srinivasan, MBBS; Alane Blythe Dy, MScPH; Stefan Koester; Rishi Bhargava, MD, and Karl Kern, MD—in presentation of a poster, “Effect of Allura Xpef FD10 ECO X-ray Image Processing on Radiation Reduction during Cardiac Cath” (click image at left to enlarge).

Dr. Lee is an associate professor of medicine, associate director, UA Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship Program and associate chief of the UA Division of Cardiology, a member of the UA Sarver Heart Center and director of the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory and Cardiology Clinic at Banner – University Medical Center South. He also is president-elect of the Arizona Chapter of the American College of Cardiology.

Dr. Lee began writing the “Off Script” daily blogposts on interventional cardiology issues at TCT2017 in Denver. He continued that this year. See the following:

Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT), hosted by the Cardiovascular Research Foundation, is the world’s largest educational meeting specializing Banner image for Great Wall International Congress on Cardiologyin interventional cardiovascular medicine. For 30 years, TCT has been at the center of cutting-edge educational content, showcasing the latest advances in current therapies and clinical research. Logo for Vietnam National Heart Association

In other news, Dr. Lee was an invited speaker on "Contemporary Management of Cardiac Arrest in the Cath Lab" on behalf of an SCAI (Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions) delegation to a Vietnam National Heart Association national meeting and Great Wall International Congress of Cardiology in Beijing China, both in mid-October 2018.

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Release Date: 
10/16/2018 - 3:30pm