CV Symposium

AnMed Health Cardiovascular Symposium 2017

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

Eventbrite - Cardiovascular Symposium 2017

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?

AnMed Health Cardiovascular Symposium
  • 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.

Program Agenda

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.

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

Continuing Education

This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.

Activity Approved by American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT) for 7.5 category A+ CE credits. ASRT Reference #SCD0027043R

This activity will provide 6.75 SCNA contact hours.

AnMed Health is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by South Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited provider by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Exhibitor Information

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