Vascular Center Events

Experts from the Massachusetts General Hospital Institute for Heart, Vascular and Stroke Care present a dynamic symposium on systemic cardiovascular disease.

Novel Therapeutic Strategies for Systemic Cardiovascular Disease: An Integrated Approach to Treating Heart Failure and Valve Disease, Vascular Disease

Date: 03/08/2013 - 03/08/2013
Time: 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: InterContinental San Francisco Hotel
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Description:
Novel Therapeutic Strategies for Systemic Cardiovascular Disease: An Integrated Approach to Treating Heart Failure and Valve Disease, Vascular Disease and Stroke presents evidence-based strategies that will impact your practice performance and improve outcomes for your patients with cardiovascular disease. The expert faculty will provide insights and opinions on methods for providing comprehensive diagnosis, treatment and management of patients while working in an integrated, multispecialty program.

Agenda:

5:00 pm                       Registration/Dinner

5:15 pm – 5:25 pm     Welcome/Agenda Overview

5:25 pm – 5:50 pm     Heart Valve Decision Making: The impact of the percutaneous option

5:50 pm – 6:00 pm     Q&A

6:00 pm – 6:25 pm     Emerging Therapies for Thoracic Aortic Disease: The link between medicine, surgery and endovascular technologies

6:25 pm – 6:35 pm     Q&A

6:35 pm – 7:00 pm     Pulmonary Embolism Response Team: The new, multidisciplinary approach to treatment

7:00 pm – 7:10 pm     Q&A

7:10 pm – 7:35 pm     Atrial Fibrillation and Stroke: Rapid evolution of treatment opportunities

7:35 pm – 7:50 pm     Q&A

7:50 pm -8:00  pm      Closing Remarks


This educational activity is not part of ACC.13; however, the content was reviewed and approved by the ACC.13 Program Committee.

CME/CEU Credits: Approved for 2.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)

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