It was an honor of APCNA to have Dr. Shahbudin Rahimtoola as our keynote speaker along with a powerful panel of speakers for Aortic valve symposium including Drs. Jamil Tajik, Charanjit Rihal, Maurice Buchbinder, Walter
Dembitsky and Arshad Jahangir. Unfortunately Dr. Rob Adamson could not join because of his family emergency. Dr. Rahimtoola’s lecture was excellent. The rest of the symposium talks were very informative and state of the art. Dr. Tanvir Bajwa was the moderator of the symposium.
We also had the honor of having Dr. Kim Williams, incoming President of ACC. He addressed the audience and admired the efforts of APCNA. He attended the meeting with his wife. Dr. Khurram Moin, addressed the meeting and gave the details of last year projects and future plans of APCNA. Dr. Mushabbar Syed, secretary APCNA was the master of ceremony. The meeting was organized by local host committee chairperson Dr. Ather Anis.
Dr. Wamique Yusuf, chairman nomination and election committee announced incoming executive council. Dr. Atique Azam Mirza will be the next APCNA president, Dr. Mushabbar Syed, president elect, Dr. Nadeem Ashfaque Farooqi, secretary and Dr. Saquib Samee treasurer for the year 2015. The meeting was well attended. There were number of cardiology fellows also present at the meeting. The next APCNA at ACC meeting will be held in Chicago from April 2-4th, 2016.
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