An educational event for primary care providers
Featuring live case presentations, talks from national experts, and panel discussions with local leaders
Saturday, February 25, 2017
8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Hilton Garden Inn, Anderson SC
Get the practical information you need to manage cardiovascular patients on a day-to-day basis. This convenient, one-day conference offers updates on the latest guidelines and recommendations for primary care presented by local and national experts.
The AnMed Health Cardiovascular Symposium is designed to help participants gain an overview of the current trends in heart and vascular medicine, from risk modification to prevention, to new medications and new devices used in treatment of cardiovascular disease.
Who should attend?
- General/interventional cardiologists
- General surgeons
- Internal medicine physicians
- Primary care physicians
- Vascular specialists
- Cardiac and vascular technologists
- Registered nurses
- Residents/medical students
- Allied health professionals interested in the treatment of heart and vascular disease
For more information or to register over the phone, call 864.512.1439. For online registration, complete the form below.
7:15 a.m. - 8:00 a.m. Registration and Breakfast
8:00 a.m. - 8:15 a.m. Welcome
8:15 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. The Art of Cardiovascular Risk Assessment - Laurence Sperling, M.D., FACC, FAHA, FACP
9:00 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. Rapid Advances in the Transcatheter Treatment of Valvular Heart Disease - Michael J. Rinaldi, M.D., FACC, FSCAI
9:45 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Break
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Keynote Address: Regenerative Medicine - Anthony Atala, M.D.
11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Live Case Presentation and Panel Discussion: WATCHMAN™ Left Atrial Appendage Closure - Satish Surabhi, M.D.; Rick Henderson, M.D.
11:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Lunch
12:15 p.m. - 12:45 p.m. Statin-Induced Myopathy — Myth or Reality? - Jeremy Parker, M.D., FACC
12:45 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. Approach to Swollen Legs - Jennifer Thomas, M.D., FACS
1:15 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. Are all Abnormal Stress Tests Equally Bad? - Brett Stoll, M.D., FACC, FCCP
1:45 p.m. - 2:15 p.m. Humor in Health Care - Michael Gibson, RN, BSN, BS, NE-BC
2:15 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. Heart Failure with Preserved LV Function - Paul Jones, M.D., FACC
2:45 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Break
3:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Spontaneous Coronary Dissection - Increased Incidence or Increased Recognition? - Satish Surabhi, M.D., FACC, FSCAI
3:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Should Duration of Atrial Fibrillation Influence Decision to Anticoagulate? - Rick Henderson, M.D., BS, MS, FACC, FHRS
4:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Closing Remarks
This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.
Continuing education credits for radiologic technologists (ASRT) are pending.
Continuing education credits for licensed nurses (SCNA) are pending.
For more inforamation or to register as a vendor for this event, visit our Vendor Information page.