Fibromuscular Dysplasia Symposium on 9/30

Join us for the Emory Fibromuscular Dysplasia (FMD) Symposium on September 30, 2017. This free program, led by Bryan Wells, MD, will provide an overview of FMD and feature presentations by Emory’s multidisciplinary FMD team, including experts in cardiology, vascular surgery, neurology, nephrology, pediatrics, and interventional radiology. The event is open to FMD patients and their families, friends, and health care providers. Lunch will be provided. View flyer (PDF)

Bryan Wells, MD (Program Director)


Date: Saturday, September 30, 2017
Location: Emory University Hospital Midtown
Glenn Auditorium
550 Peachtree St NE
Atlanta, GA 30308
Cost: Free*
RSVP: or 404-686-6187


9:30 a.m. – Registration and check-in

9:50 a.m. – Welcome and FMD Basics (Bryan Wells, MD)

10:00 a.m. – Cognitive function and FMD (Bryan Wells, MD)

10:20 a.m. – Management of visceral aneurysms in FMD (Yazan Duwayri, MD)

10:40 a.m. – Update on the FMD Registry (Natalie Sterrett)

10:50 a.m. – Break

11:00 a.m. – Percutaneous intervention for renal FMD (Chandan Devireddy, MD)

11:20 a.m. – Spontaneous coronary artery dissection (Gina Lundberg, MD)

11:40 a.m. – Pediatric FMD (Sabina Kennedy, MD)

12:00 p.m. – Lunch (provided)

12:30 p.m. – FMD from a patient’s perspective (Pam Mace)

12:50 p.m. – Renal FMD and hypertension (Janice Lea, MD)

1:10 p.m. – Stroke and intracranial aneurysms in FMD (Fadi Nahab, MD)

1:30 p.m – Headaches and FMD (Roshan Modi)

1:40 p.m. – Carotid dissection and FMD (Diogo Haussen, MD)

2:00 p.m. – Adjourn

*Attendees will need to pay for parking at Emory University Hospital Midtown on the day of the event.

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