Cardiology at Cancun: Topics in Clinical Cardiology

Cardiology at Cancun

Cardiology at Cancun: Topics in Clinical Cardiology

Marriott CasaMagna Resort, Cancun, Mexico

2/19/2018 - 2/23/2018

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$745 - $880 - Early registration saves $100

Overview

COURSE DESCRIPTION
The purpose of the meeting is to present practical state-of-the-art knowledge in cardiovascular diagnosis and therapy. The scope of the program is comprehensive and will cover prevention, ischemic heart disease, heart failure, valvular heart disease, and heart rhythm disorders. New topics include critical care for the cardiologist, preoperative management of the cardiac patient for non-cardiac surgery, and a MOC session for ABIM Recertification. Expert faculty will present evidence-based and practical clinical approaches to diagnosis and treatment. A case-based format with audience response interaction and ample time for discussion is planned.

COURSE LEARNING OBJECTIVES
Upon conclusion of this program, participants should be able to:

  • Use clinical and laboratory parameters to assess CV risk
  • Describe risk reduction strategies including lifestyle modifications and medications
  • Apply skills in lipid and hypertension management
  • Describe the latest diagnostic and management strategies in heart failure
  • Assess optimal patient selection for advanced therapies in severe heart failure
  • Discuss state-of-the-art practical approach to the management of complex coronary disease
  • Outline best practices for the management of patients with atrial fibrillation and ventricular arrhythmias
  • Discuss the newer concepts of management of heart failure, cardiomyopathies, and valvular disease

INTENDED AUDIENCE
This course is intended for Cardiovascular Specialists, Cardiac Surgeons, Cardiovascular Fellows, and Internists with interest in clinical cardiology.  In addition, the course will be of value for Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, and Registered Nurses who practice in the field of Cardiology.

Program

Sunday, February 18, 2018

5:00 - 6:00 p.m. Preregistration - Grand Ballroom Foyer


Monday, February 19, 2018

6:30 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast
7:15 a.m. Welcome and Opening Remarks, Program Objectives, and Pre-Test
Drs. Guy S. Reeder and Steve R. Ommen
  Management of CV Risk Factors to Prevent CV Events
Dr. Guy S. Reeder, presiding
7:30 a.m. Case-Based Hyperlipidemia Management
Stephen L. Kopecky, M.D.
7:50 a.m. Hypertension 2018 - Guidelines and Goals
Gary L. Schwartz, M.D.
8:10 a.m. Use of New Anti-Diabetic Agent to Lower Cardiovascular Events
Adrian Vella, M.D.
8:30 a.m. Tobacco Dependence Treatment - What Works?
J. Taylor Hays, M.D.
8:50 a.m. CV Benefits of Physical Activity: How Much and What Type?
Thomas G. Allison, Ph.D.
9:10 a.m. Panel Discussion
Drs. Kopecky, Schwartz, Vella, Hays, and Allison; Dr. Reeder, moderator
9:35 a.m. Refreshment Break
  How to Prevent Cardiovascular Disease: Case-Based Management
Dr. Steve R. Ommen, presiding
10:00 a.m. Refractory Hypertension - Management and Pearls
Gary L. Schwartz, M.D.
10:20 a.m. Lifestyle Keys to Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease
Stephen L. Kopecky, M.D.
10:40 a.m. Tobacco Dependence Treatment in Smokers With CV Disease
J. Taylor Hays, M.D.
11:00 a.m. Diabetes Care - Key Points From Clinical Cases
Adrian Vella, M.D.
11:20 a.m. Pearls in Exercise Testing: Case Examples
Thomas G. Allison, Ph.D.
11:40 a.m. Panel Discussion
Drs. Schwartz, Kopecky, Hays, Vella, and Allison; Dr. Ommen, moderator
12:05 p.m. Adjourn
6:00 - 7:00 p.m. Welcome Reception Mexican Style
All faculty and participants (and their guests) are invited.
LOCATION: Poolside


Tuesday, February 20, 2018

7:00 a.m. Continental Breakfast
  Ischemic Heart Disease - I
Dr. Guy S. Reeder, presiding
7:30 a.m. Choosing the Right Stress Test - Accuracy vs Cost
J. Wells Askew, M.D.
7:50 a.m. NOACS and Stents
Amy W. Pollak, M.D.
8:10 a.m. Warfarin and Stents
Malcolm R. Bell, M.B., B.S.
8:30 a.m. BVS vs EES: Is There a Choice?
Rajiv Gulati, M.D., Ph.D.
8:50 a.m. STEMI Update
Eric H. Yang, M.D.
9:10 a.m. Panel Discussion
Drs. Askew, Pollak, Bell, Gulati, and Yang; Dr. Reeder, moderator
  Ischemic Heart Disease - II
Dr. Steve R. Ommen, M.D.
10:00 a.m. The Top 5 Papers in Ischemic Heart Disease?
Malcolm R. Bell, M.B., B.S.
10:20 a.m. Type II AMI - How to Manage?
J. Wells Askew, M.D.
10:40 a.m. Non-Atheromatous Causes of AMI
Rajiv Gulati, M.D., Ph.D.
11:00 a.m. NSTEMI Update
Eric H. Yang, M.D.
11:20 a.m. PAD in Women With Atypical Symptoms
Amy W. Pollak, M.D.
11:40 a.m. Panel Discussion
Drs. Bell, Askew Gulati, Yang, and Pollak; Dr. Ommen, moderator
12:05 p.m. Adjourn - Note Evening Session
5:45 - 7:15 p.m. Challenging Cases in Ischemic Heart Disease
Drs. Bell, Gulati, and Askew

 
Wednesday, February 21, 2018

7:00 a.m. Continental Breakfast
  Heart Failure - I
Dr. Steve R. Ommen, presiding
7:30 a.m. The Top 5 Clinical Trials in Heart Failure in 2017
Dr. Eric Steidley, M.D.
7:50 a.m. Cath Lab Hemodynamics for Heart Failure: The Table of Truth?
Robert P. Frantz, M.D.
8:10 a.m. Echo in Heart Failure: Non-Invasive Hemodynamic Assessment
Grace Lin, M.D.
8:30 a.m. Medical Management of Heart Failure With Reduced Ejection Fraction: Initiating and Titrating to Targets
Paul M. McKie, M.D.
8:50 a.m. Heart Failure With Preserved Ejection Fraction: How to Diagnose and Treat
Shannon M. Dunlay, M.D.
9:10 a.m. Panel Discussion
Drs. Steidley, Frantz, Lin, McKie, and Dunlay; Dr. Ommen, moderator
9:35 a.m. Refreshment Break
  Heart Failure - II
Dr. Guy S. Reeder, presiding
10:00 a.m. Reducing Heart Failure Readmission and Length of Stay
Shannon M. Dunlay, M.D.
10:20 a.m. Treating the Diuretic Resistant Patient: How Hard Can We Push?
Paul M. McKie, M.D.
10:40 a.m. Deciphering Pulmonary Hypertension: Pre or Post-Capillary PH?
Robert P. Frantz, M.D.
11:00 a.m. Cardiotoxicities of Cancer Therapies
Grace Lin, M.D.
11:20 a.m. Timing, Options, and Decision Making for Advanced Heart Failure Therapies
D. Eric Steidley, M.D.
11:40 a.m. Panel Discussion
Drs. Dunlay, McKie, Frantz, Lin, and Steidley; Dr. Reeder, moderator
12:05 p.m. Adjourn - Note Evening Session
5:30 - 6:30 p.m. Cases in Heart Failure
Drs. Lin, Steidley, and McKie


Thursday, February 22, 2018

7:00 a.m. Continental Breakfast
  Heart Rhythm I - Atrial Fibrillation
Dr. Steve R. Ommen, presiding
7:30 a.m. A Year in Heart Rhythm
Bernard J. Gersh, M.B., Ch.B., D. Phil.
7:55 a.m. AF: Initial Approach to Newly Detected Episodes
Win-Kuang Shen, M.D.
8:15 a.m. Antiarrhythmic Drugs: Use and Abuse
Peter A. Noseworthy, M.D.
8:35 a.m. Anticoagulants in Special Situations: Cardioversion, Surgery, and AF, etc.
Bernard J. Gersh, M.B., Ch.B., D. Phil.
8:55 a.m. Management of Resistant AF: When Drugs Fail
Peter A. Brady, M.B., Ch.B., M.D.
9:15 a.m. Panel Discussion
Drs. Gersh, Shen, Noseworthy, and Brady; Dr. Ommen, moderator
9:35 a.m. Refreshment Break
  Heart Rhythm II - Syncope and Spells
Dr. Guy S. Reeder, M.D.
10:00 a.m. Recurrent Syncope: What Next?
Win-Kuang Shen, M.D.
10:25 a.m. Orthostatic Intolerance: POTS, Inappropriate Sinus Tachycardia, etc.
Peter A. Brady, M.D., Ch.B., M.D.
10:45 a.m. Device Therapies for Heart Rhythm Disorders: What's New?
Peter A. Noseworthy, M.D.
11:05 a.m. Pacemakers and ICD's in the Late Hour: Basic Troubleshooting and Management
Fred Kusumoto, M.D.
11:25 a.m. The QT Interval: When to Worry and What Should I Do?
Fred Kusumoto, M.D.
11:45 a.m. Panel Discussion
Drs. Shen, Brady, Noseworthy, and Kusumoto; Dr. Reeder, moderator
12:05 p.m. Adjourn - Note Evening Session
5:30 - 7:30 p.m. Challenging ECG Cases
Drs. Brady, Shen, Cha, and Kusumoto


Friday, February 23, 2018

7:00 a.m. Continental Breakfast
  Valvular Heart Disease
Dr. Steve R. Ommen, presiding
7:30 a.m. Asymptomatic Severe AS, Observation vs Intervention
Vuyisile T. Nkomo, M.D.
7:55 a.m. TAVR 2018 - Surgeon's Perspective
Kevin L. Greason, M.D.
8:15 a.m. Novel Non-Aortic Applications of the Sapien TAVR Valve
Charanjit S. Rihal, M.D.
8:35 a.m. Leaflet Thrombosis in Biologic Valves
Vuyisile T. Nkomo, M.D.
8:55 a.m. Mechanical vs Biologic Valves - How to Choose
Kevin L. Greason, M.D.
9:15 a.m. Panel Discussion
Drs. Nkomo, Greason, and Rihal; Dr. Ommen, moderator
9:35 a.m. Refreshment Break
  Anticoagulation and Thrombosis
Dr. Guy S. Reeder, presiding
10:00 a.m. ACHD - The Basics
Crystal R. Bonnichsen, M.D.
10:25 a.m. PFO - Who Needs Closure
Guy S. Reeder, M.D.
10:45 a.m. ACHD - Complex Lesions in Adults
Crystal R. Bonnichsen, M.D.
11:05 a.m. HCM - Practical Diagnostic and Management Tips
Steve R. Ommen, M.D.
11:25 a.m. Catheter Based Tricuspid and Mitral Interventions
Charanjit S. Rihal, M.D.
11:45 a.m. Panel Discussion
Drs. Bonnichsen, Ommen, and Rihal; Dr. Reeder, moderator
12:00 p.m. Closing Remarks
Drs. Guy S. Reeder and Steve R. Ommen

 

Faculty

COURSE DIRECTORS
Guy S. Reeder, M.D.
Steve R. Ommen, M.D.

COURSE CO-DIRECTORS
Malcolm R. Bell, M.B., B.S.
Peter A. Brady, M.B., Ch.B., M.D.
Grace Lin, M.D.
Francisco Lopez-Jimenez, M.D.

MAYO FACULTY
Thomas G. Allison, Ph.D.
J. Wells Askew, III, M.D.
Crystal R. Bonnichsen, M.D.
Yong-Mei Cha, M.D.
Shannon M. Dunlay, M.D., M.S.
Robert P. Frantz, M.D.
Bernard J. Gersh, M.B., Ch.B.
Kevin L. Greason, M.D.
Rajiv Gulati, M.D., Ph.D.
J. Taylor Hays, M.D.
Fred Kusumoto, M.D.
Paul M. McKie, M.D.
Vuyisile T. Nkomo, M.D.
Peter A. Noseworthy, M.D.
Amy W. Pollak, M.D.
Charanjit S. Rihal, M.D.
Gary L. Schwartz, M.D.
Win-Kuang Shen, M.D.
D. Eric Steidley, M.D.
Adrian Vella, M.D.
Eric H. Yang, M.D.


FACULTY DISCLOSURE
As a provider accredited by ACCME, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science (Mayo School of Continuous Professional Development) must ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in its educational activities. Course directors, planning committee, faculty, and all others who are in a position to control the content of this educational activity are required to disclose all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest related to the subject matter of the educational activity. Safeguards against commercial bias have been put in place. Faculty also will disclose any off-label and/or investigational use of pharmaceuticals or instruments discussed in their presentation. Disclosure of this information will be published in course materials so those participants in the activity may formulate their own judgments regarding the presentation.

NATIONAL PHYSICIAN PAYMENT TRANSPARENCY PROGRAM
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science complies with the requirements of the National Physician Payment Transparency Program OPEN PAYMENTS (Physician Payments Sunshine Act).

Credit

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 25.75 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Other Health Care Professionals
A certificate of attendance will be provided to other health care professionals for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, speciality societies, or other professional associations.

Attendees should ensure in advance that their credentialing or licensing organization accepts AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM from the sposor of this activity.


MOC
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 25.75 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

Participation information will be shared with ABIM through PARS.

Pricing

MD, PhD, DO, Pharm D

EARLY BIRD RATE - $780
Registration fee paid in full by January 19, 2018

After January 19, 2018 - $880

Fellow, Resident, NP, PA, RN

EARLY BIRD RATE - $645
Registration fee paid in full by January 19, 2018

After January 19, 2018 - $745

The registration fee includes tuition, on-line course syllabus, continental breakfasts, break refreshments, and reception. Although it is not Mayo Clinic Cardiovascular CME (CV CME) policy to limit the number of registrants for a course, conference room facilities may necessitate closing of enrollment; therefore, early registration is advised. Enrollment for this program is limited.

CANCELLATION POLICY
If you cancel your participation in this course, your registration fee, less a $75 administration fee, will be refunded when written notification is received by Mayo Clinic CV CME before Monday, February 5, 2018 (email: cvcme@mayo.edu). No refunds will be made on or before February 5, 2018. Canceled registrations are non-refundable.

NO SHOW POLICY
This course is intended to be a live learning experience. If you do not attend this course on-site as a live learner, you will not be allowed access to the materials/lectures during or after the course. No refunds will be given for no-show registrants.

Mayo Clinic CV CME reserves the right to cancel or postpone any course due to unforeseen circumstances. In the unlikely event Mayo Clinic CME must cancel or postpone this course, Mayo Clinic CV CME will refund the registration fee, but is not responsible for any related costs, charges, or expenses to participants, including fees assessed by airlines/travel/lodging agencies.
 

Lodging

Guest rooms have been reserved for attendees and their guests with special course rates at the Marriott CasaMagna Resort and JW Marriott Cancun. In order to receive the group rate, reservations must be made before the room block is filled or before the expiration date of January 23, 2017whichever comes first. Reservations will be taken after this date bases on space and rate availability.

Marriott CasaMagna Resort
Blvd. Kukulcan, Retorno Chac L-41
Cancún, Quintana Roo 77500, Mexico

Group Rate: $190 Single/Double
Group Code: Mayo Clinic or CRCCRCA for King and CRCCRCB for double/double
Online Reservation
Phone Reservation: 800-223-6388 option #3 or 011-52-998-881-2000 option #3

JW Marriott Cancun
Blvd. Kukulcan, Km 14.5, Lote 40-A, Zona Hotelera
Cancún, Quintana Roo 77500, Mexico

Group Rate: $299 Single/Double
Group Code: Mayo Clinic or CRCCRCA for King and CRCCRCB for double/double
Online Reservation
Phone Reservation: 800-228-9290 or 011-52-998-8489600

Lodging arrangements are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.

Mayo Clinic CV CME is not responsible for expenses incurred by an individual who is not confirmed and for whom space is not available at the meeting. Costs incurred by the registrant such as airline or hotel fees or penalties are the responsibility of the registrant.

Commercial Support

At the time of posting, a complete listing of commercial supports (financial or in-kind) was not available. Appropriate acknowledgement will be given to all supporters at the time of the meeting.

EXHIBIT OPPORTUNITIES
This course offers the opportunity for commercial companies to interact with health care providers and highlight their products and services. If you are interested in exhibit space during this course, please contact Sheila Fick. Exhibits will be available for viewing at all scheduled breaks.


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