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PAE Summit - Are we finally close to mainstream adoption?


Originally recorded on April 13, 2024

Prostate Artery Embolization

Join us to discuss the most debated issues in PAE – fighting current urological arguments against PAE. Come away with practical tips on the technical aspects of PAE, patient triage, post PAE management, equipment needs, and building an OBL.


Session 1: The most debated issues in PAE: fighting the most current urological arguments against PAE

  • When to say no to PAE – patient triage
  • Large prostates management PAE vs other options- IR vision
  • MIST in management of BPH – the Urologist vision
  • PAE and prostate cancer – applications
  • Durability of PAE – consideration for repeat treatment
  • PAE versus drug therapy: what the IR Needs to know from the Partem AND MERIT Trial
  • Societal guidelines updates on PAE – are we finally there?
  • Panel discussion

Session 2: New frontiers and practice building

  • Technical aspects of PAE – Basics – 101
  • Post procedure management after PAE
  • PAE does not deliver high radiation dose
  • State of the art equipment needs for PAE – CBCT, Vessel mapping and more
  • Building my practice on OBL
  • PAE using EVOH based agent (Squid Peri)
  • Is Glue embolization a new option for PAE
  • Role of coils in PAE – non target and coil out applications
  • Panel discussion


Jafar Golzarian

Dr. Jafar Golzarian

North Star Vascular & Interventional | U of Minnesota

Shivank Bhatia

Dr. Shivank Bhatia

University of Miami Miller School of Medicine

Marc Sapoval

Dr. Marc Sapoval​

Université de paris/ Hopital Euroée Georges Pompidou​

Aaron Fischman

Dr. Aaron Fischman

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Raj Ayyagari

Dr. Raj Ayyagari​

Boston Medical Center

Tiago Bilhim

Dr. Tiago Bilhim

Nova Medical School Universidade Nova de Lisbon

Prof. Mark Little

Dr. Mark Little

Royal Berkshire Hospital NHSFT

Justin McWilliams

Dr. Justin McWilliams

UCLA Medical Center/David Geffen School of Medicine

Nainesh Parik

Dr. Nainesh Parikh

Moffitt Cancer Center

Charles Nutting

Dr. Charles Nutting

Endovascular Consultants of Colorado

Tim McClure

Dr. Tim McClure

Weill Cornell Medicine

Bruce Kava

Dr. Bruce Kava

University of Miami Health System


GEST Education

The GEST Group has developed premiere events including the annual GEST conference, focused topic meetings and summits where physicians come to learn from other physicians in the field of embolization.

This program is supported through unrestricted educational grants by:

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