6th Annual Current Issues in Coronary and Structural Heart Disease
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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 practitioners with new diagnostic tools and therapies.
Key topics include:
- Managing Patients with Aortic Stenosis: TAVR vs SAVR
- ISCHEMIA: Medical Management, Intervention and Left Main Stenosis
- Controversies in Structural Heart Disease: Robotic vs. Open Surgical Mitral Valve Repair
- Challenges in Patient Management: Antiplatelets, Anticoagulants, Utilizing Both
- Challenges in the Cath Lab: Cardiogenic Shock, Diagnosis/Devices
- Diastolic Heart Failure: Diagnosis, Management, and Interventional Options
BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND! Nurse and Other Healthcare Professional Track:
- Current Trends in Heart Failure Pharmacologic Management
- The Role of Left Atrial Appendage Closure in Atrial Fibrillation
- The Importance of Emotional Intelligence in the Care of the Cardiovascular Patient
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 other healthcare professionals.
– NOTICE –
The Hamilton Parking Garage on 11th Street between Walnut & Locust Streets will be undergoing some repairs starting Friday, August 16, 2019. The work is expected to last for several months. If using the garage, please pay attention to signage indicating lane and temporary parking restrictions.
For additional parking options available at Jefferson’s Center City campus, visit Available Parking.
For directions and parking information, please click here.
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
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 GUEST SPEAKER|
Director, Knight Catheterization Laboratory
Massachusetts General Hospital
All faculty at continuing educating activities for nurses, physicians and other healthcare professionals are required to disclose to the audience:
Any significant financial relationships with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial products, goods or services
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.
In support of improving patient care, Thomas Jefferson University is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Designation of Credit
PHYSICIANS: Thomas Jefferson University designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
AMERICAN ACADEMY OF FAMILY PHYSICIANS: Application for CME credit has been filed with the American Academy of Family Physicians. Determination of credit is pending.
NURSE PRACTITIONERS: This education activity will be submitted to the American Association of Nurse Practitioners for approval of up to 6.25 contact hours of accredited education.
OTHER PROFESSIONALS: Continuing Education Hour verification is provided to other professionals who successfully complete this symposium. A certificate of completion of 6.25 Continuing Education Hours will be provided.
- 6.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 6.25 Attendance
Exhibit opportunities are available for this conference. For more information, please contact Marie Destin at email@example.com or call 215-955-9116.
|Other Healthcare Professional||$35|
|Jefferson Cardiology Fellowship Alumni||$50|
|Jefferson Resident or Fellow||Complimentary|
|Jefferson Health Faculty & Staff||Complimentary|
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|HOW TO REGISTER|
To register online, you must have a CPD @ JeffLearn account.
If paying by check, please fill out paper registration and mail to the address listed on the form.
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