MICS 2018

The Mitral Conferences
promoted by
Mitral Academy

JUNE 19-20, 2018 - ROME 

Pontificia Università Urbaniana
Via Urbano VIII, 16 - 00120 Rome, Italy 

Future Meetings
JUNE  19 - 20  2020

MICS 2018

Is a two-day symposium focused specifically on the newest issues of minimally and ultra-minimally invasive and robotic mitral, tricuspid, atrial fibrillation surgery and less conventional catheter based mitral procedures.

This Conference is organized by the Mitral Academy, a cultural association whose goals include a common work platform dedicated to the progress gained in the medical scientific field by mitral valve surgery.

English is the official language of the Conference. Simultaneous translation will be provided.


Basic Sciences Transcatherer mitral therapies Tricuspid valve regurgitation
Transcatheter tricuspid therapies Tricuspid valve surgery Advanced and unconventional mitral repair
Ultra minimally and robotic mitral surgery Apical approach Valve in valve procedures
New technologies AF surgical and non surgical treatment Left appendage occlusion, device and strategy
Mitral valve Surgery (degenerative, ischemic, endocarditis and rheumatic) Mitral and heart failure Minimally invasive arena video session

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Il programma:


1° Sessione: La valvola Mitralica

Moderatori: L.De Luca Tupputi Schinosa, F. Massari, M. Russo

2° Sessione: La valvola Aortica

Moderatori: G.Antonelli, F. Bartolomucci, M. Cannone.

3° Sessione: Trattamento della fibrillazione Atriale

Moderatori: M. Di biase, S. Favale, G. Riccioni

Tavola Rotonda Confindustria: Quale futuro per la sanità in Puglia?

Introduce: G. Speziale
Moderatore: V. Magistà
Coordinatore: M. Aulenta (Ricercatore, Università di Bari "Aldo Moro")



President MICS 2024 2018

Giuseppe Speziale

Giuseppe Speziale

National Coordinator Cardiac Surgical Units, GVM Care & Research
Vice President GVM Care & Research


Course Directors MICS 2024

David Adams

David Adams

Professor and Chairman of the Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, The Mount Sinai Hospital, New York (USA)
Khalil Fattouch

Khalil Fattouch

Professor and Lead Clinician, Department of Cardiac Surgey, Maria Elenora Hospital, GVM Care & Reserach, Palermo (Italy)
Patrizio Lancellotti

Patrizio Lancellotti

Professor and Head of Intensive Care Cardiology Unit, Professor of Clinical Medicine, University of Liège (Belgium)

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General Information

Conference Venue

Pontificia Università Urbaniana
Via Urbano VIII, 16 - 00120 Rome - Italy

CME Accreditation

Italian CME accreditation will be provided 
(For physicians, cardio-circulatory physiopathology and cardiovascular perfusion Technicians and Nurses)

CME Provider 

Maria Cecilia Hospital (Provider n. 3409)

Marketing and Press Office 

email: comunicazione@gvmnet.it

Organizing Secretariat

MICS 2018 is promoted by Mitral Academy 

email: mics2018@mitralacademy.it

ph: +39 051 0959160
fax: +39 051 0959164

Endorsed by:

Mitral Foundation

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