4th Annual Current Issues in Coronary and Structural Heart Disease

Philadelphia, PA US
May 18, 2018

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This year's conference offers participants an opportunity to interact with experts as they deliberate and debate the management of patients with coronary and structural heart disease, focusing on the latest evidence-based guidelines designed to better equip participants with new diagnostic tools and therapies. Key topics include:

  • Structural Heart Disease
  • Cath Lab Management of Cardiogenic Shock
  • Treatment of Left Main Coronary Artery Disease
  • PCI for Stable Angina
  • Treatment of Pulmonary Embolism
  • Use of Diabetic Medications by Cardiologists
  • Coronary Artery Stenting in Setting of Atrial Fibrillation

FEATURED KEYNOTE LECTURE

"Social Media and Cardiology: Changing the Conversation for Health Care Professionals and Patients"

Martha Gulati, MD, MS, FACC, FAHA, FASPC

Chief of Cardiology, University of Arizona College of Medicine- Phoenix

Editor-in-Chief, CardioSmart for The American College of Cardiology

Physician Executive Director for Banner University Medicine Heart Institute

Target Audience

This course is designed for all specialists who treat patients with coronary and structural heart disease: cardiologists, surgeons, primary care physicians, hospitalists, nurse practitioners, nurses, physician assistants, pharmacists, fellows, residents and allied health professionals.

Additional information
Jefferson Content Development By: 
Sidney Kimmel Medical College (SKMC)
Jefferson College of Nursing
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital (TJUH)
Content Areas: 
Cardiology
Critical Care
Family Medicine
Primary Care
Pulmonology
Surgery
Women's Health
Course Format: 
Live Conference
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 6.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 6.00 Attendance
  • 6.00 AAFP
  • 5.97 AANP
Course opens: 
02/06/2018
Course expires: 
02/01/2019
Event starts: 
05/18/2018 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
05/18/2018 - 4:00pm
Cost:
$100.00
Rating: 
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PRELIMINARY PROGRAM AGENDA & LEARNING OBJECTIVES

For more course information, please view the preliminary program agenda and learning objectives.

Dorrance H. Hamilton Building
1001 Locust Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
United States

For information regarding parking and directions please visit: http://www.jefferson.edu/university/maps-and-directions/center-city.html 

Parking is available in the Dorrance H. Hamilton Building (entrance on 11th Street).  Discounts are not available.

Travel

The nearest hotel to Thomas Jefferson University Campus is the Holiday Inn Express Midtown located at 1305 Walnut Street.

Holiday Inn Express Midtown
1305 Walnut Street
Philadelphia PA, 19107
Reservations: 215-732-2022
Rates: $134 special hospital/university rate

No extra person charge. Includes complimentary breakfast, free access to wireless internet and onsite fitness center. Parking is $27 per day (with in and out privileges).

For additional hotels in the area, that also offer a Jefferson rate, please visit: http://hospitals.jefferson.edu/patients-and-visitors/center-city/hotels-and-lodging/

FEATURED KEYNOTE LECTURE

"Social Media and Cardiology: Changing the Conversation for Health Care Professionals and Patients"

Martha Gulati, MD, MS, FACC, FAHA, FASPC

Chief of Cardiology, University of Arizona College of Medicine- Phoenix

Editor-in-Chief, CardioSmart for The American College of Cardiology

Physician Executive Director for Banner University Medicine Heart Institute

All faculty at continuing educating activities for nurses, physicians and allied health professionals are required to disclose to the audience:

  1. Any significant financial relationships with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial products, goods or services

  2. Any unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices discussed in their presentations.

Such disclosures will be made in writing in the course presentation materials. ​Jefferson Conflict of Interest resolution process may result in changes to the program agenda.

ACCREDITATION INFORMATION

PHYSICIANS: 

Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AMERICAN FAMILY OF FAMILY PHYSICIANS (AAFP): 

This Live activity, 4th Annual Current Issues in Coronary and Structural Heart Disease, with a beginning date of 05/18/2018, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 6.00 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

NURSES/NURSE PRACTITIONERS: 

This activity is approved for 5.97 contact hour(s) of continuing education (which includes 1.63 hours of pharmacology) by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. Activity ID 18043181. This activity was planned in accordance with AANP CE Standards and Policies.

PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS: 

The American Academy of Physician Assistants accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. (www.aapa.org)

Available Credit

  • 6.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 6.00 Attendance
  • 6.00 AAFP
  • 5.97 AANP

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
02/06/2018
Course expires: 
02/01/2019

Price

Cost:
$100.00
Please login or register to take this course.

REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED. REGISTRATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED ONSITE.


REGISTRATION FEES

Profession/AffiliationFee
Practicing Physician$100
Other Healthcare Professional$35
Jefferson Cardiology Fellowship Alumni$50
Jefferson Resident or FellowComplimentary
Jefferson, Methodist, Abington, Aria, Kennedy, Magee - Faculty & Staff   Complimentary

Please contact the Office of CME at jeffersoncme@jefferson.edu or (215) 955-6992 with any questions.


HOW TO REGISTER

IMPORTANT DEADLINES:

  • Pre-registration ends Wednesday, May 16, 2018. Onsite registration will be accepted.
  • No refunds will be granted after Friday, May 4, 2018. See full refund policy

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