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Contemporary Cardiovascular Care Conference

April 9, 2021
The Waterfront Restaurant in The Cargill Room, La Crosse, WI

Registration Opening Soon
Credit Types: AMA PRA Category 1 (8.25), Nursing (8.25), MOC (8.25), Price: $250 | Early Registration Saves $100


Friday, April 9
7:00 a.m.
Registration and Continental Breakfast
7:45 a.m.
Welcome and Course Overview
Yader Sandoval Pichardo, MD, Tahir Tak, MD, PhD
Moderator: Tahir Tak, MD, PhD
8:00 a.m.
Contemporary Evaluation of the Patient With Possible ACS
Eric Grube, DO
8:20 a.m.
Noninvasive Risk Stratification With Stress Testing
David Foley, MD
8:40 a.m.
Approach to the Patient With Abnormal Cardiac Troponin Concentrations
Yader Sandoval Pichardo, MD
9:00 a.m.
State-of-the-Art, Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest Management
Joseph Poterucha, DO
9:20 a.m.
Panel Discussion | Drs. Grube, Foley, Sandoval Pichardo, and Poterucha; Dr. Tak, moderator
9:40 a.m.
Refreshment Break
Moderator: Richard Hanna, MD
10:00 a.m.
Diagnostic Evaluation of the Patient With Suspected Acute Heart Failure
Richard Hanna, MD
10:20 a.m.
Acute Systolic Heart Failure and Normal Coronaries: What Next?
Ismail Tabash, MD
10:40 a.m.
Right Heart Cath: What? Who? When? Why?
Monique Freund, MD
11:00 a.m.
Cardiogenic Shock Update
JuneMee Chae, MD
11:20 a.m.
Panel Discussion | Drs. Tabesh, Freund, and Chae; Dr. Hanna, moderator
11:30 a.m.
Lunch | Keynote Lecture
Andrew Calvin, MD
12:15 p.m.
Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease
Stephen Kopecky, MD
Moderator: Stephen Kopecky, MD
1:00 p.m.
Stable Ischemic Heart Disease: My Patient Has An Abnormal Stress Test: What Next?
Andrew Calvin, MD
1:20 p.m.
Heart Failure: Medical Management of Patients With Chronic Heart Failure
Emma Banwart
1:40 p.m.
Arrhythmias: Newly Diagnosed Atrial Fibrillation in Clinic
Freddy Del-Carpio Munoz, MD
2:00 p.m.
Valular Heart Disease: Approach to the Patient With Aortic Stenosis
Gurpreet Singh
2:20 p.m.
Peripheral Arterial Disease: My Patient Has Claudication: What Next?
Annette Faller
2:40 p.m.
Prevention: Diet: What Should Patients With and Without Cardiac Disease Eat?
Jamie Pronschinske, BSN
3:00 p.m.
Refreshment Break
Moderators: Yader Sandoval Pichardo, MD, Jeremy Collins, MD
3:15 p.m.
Calcium Score and Coronary Computed Tomographic Angiography: Applications in Acute and Outpatient Practice
Eric Williamson, MD
3:30 p.m.
Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging: When Should It Be Ordered?
Jeremy Collins, MD
Moderator: Yader Sandoval Pichardo, MD
3:45 p.m.
Coronary: Is There A Role for PCI In Stable Patients?
D Fearghas O'Cochlain, MD
4:00 p.m.
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft: Minimally Invasive and Hybrid Approaches
Nishant Saran, MBBS
4:15 p.m.
Peripheral Arterial Disease: Indications for an Invasive Approach
Lee Eckstein, MD
4:30 p.m.
Arrhythmias: Ablation or Medical Therapy
Freddy Del-Carpio Munoz, MD
4:45 p.m.
Panel Discussion | Drs. O’Cochlain, Saran, Eckstein, and Munoz; Dr. Sandoval Pichardo, moderator
5:00 p.m.
Closing Remarks
5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Adjourn and Social Hour | Faculty Available for Information Q&A
Credit Types Offered
  • AMA PRA Category 1
  • Nursing
  • MOC

Price: $250 | Early Registration Saves $100

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