Heart Failure Management for NP, PA, and Primary Care Providers

Heart Failure Management for NP, PA, and Primary Care Providers

Heart Failure Management for NP, PA, and Primary Care Providers

Disney's Boardwalk Inn, Lake Buena Vista, Florida

3/21/2019 - 3/23/2019

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$775 - $850 | Early registration saves $100

Course Overview

This course delivers a comprehensive review of the diagnosis and management of heart failure across its multiple stages. Heart failure is a prevalent and costly disease causing debilitating symptoms and excess mortality. A clinical format will highlight the practice dilemmas and key management strategies essential to enhance the attendees’ confidence in caring for these challenging patients.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES
• Recognize the spectrum of signs and symptoms suspicious for heart failure
• Describe typical diagnostic testing essential for the diagnosis and management of
  patients with heart failure
• Apply appropriate pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic strategies for patients across 
  the spectrum of heart failure
• Describe when referral for advanced heart failure therapies is indicated
• Demonstrate complex decision-making when renal and/or pulmonary hypertension
  co-exist with heart failure

INTENDED AUDIENCE
This course is appropriate for nurse practitioners, physician assistants, registered nurses, cardiologists, and primary care providers interested in an update on heart failure.

Pharmacology Content
Select presentations will contain pharmacology content as noted in the program. Identified presentations represent approximately 5.5 contact hours of pharmacology content.

Comments from Past Participants

"This conference is awesome because it gives you real world management strategies to manage complex patients." 

"The food and accomodations were excellent! The content and speakers were excellent!" 

"Wonderful conference! Excellent speakers! Would highly recommend!"

"This conference was incredibly insightful."

"This conference is such a good investment and leaves me with hope and renewed enthusiasm to improve our practice to provide excellent patient care."

"Overall, AMAZING conference, excellent and obviously very knowledgeable providers/speakers. I will be attending again!"

 "Overall, I really enjoy this conference & it is my second time attending."

"I have heard wonderful things about your conference and I really enjoyed attending. I plan on coming back! Well done!"

Program

March 21
7:00 a.m.
Registration | Continental Breakfast
7:45 a.m.
Welcome and Program Overview-Pre-test
7:45 a.m.
THE CLINICAL SYNDROME OF HEART FAILURE OR HEART FAILURE FOUNDATIONS
8:00 a.m.
Is This HF? Making the Clinical Diagnosis
Jean Wagner, APRN, CNP
8:25 a.m.
Questions and Answers
8:30 a.m.
Echo in Heart Failure: What It Can and Cannot Tell You
Barry Karon, MD
8:55 a.m.
Questions and Answers
9:00 a.m.
Initial Evaluation of the Patient With Newly Discovered Dilated Cardiomyopathy
Grace Lin, MD
9:25 a.m.
Questions and Answers
9:30 a.m.
Case-Based Approach to Choosing Diagnostic Testing - Discussants: Drs. Mankad, Lin, and Abou Ezzeddine
Moderator(s): Barry Karon, MD
9:55 a.m.
Questions and Answers
10:00 a.m.
Refreshment Break
10:20 a.m.
Heart Failure With Preserved Ejection Fraction (HFpEF): 31 Flavors of Opportunity or 50 Shades of Frustration?
Barry Karon, MD
10:45 a.m.
Questions and Answers
10:50 a.m.
Amyloid Heart Disease: Not as Rare, and Treatment not as Futile, as we Learned in School!
Omar Abou Ezzeddine, MD, CM, MS
11:15 a.m.
Questions and Answers
11:20 a.m.
How We Discuss the Disease Trajectory With Our Patients? Panel: Drs. Lin, Dunlay, and Ms. Severson
Jean Wagner, APRN, CNP
11:45 a.m.
Rapid Fire Heart Failure Cases – Make the Diagnosis
Omar Abou Ezzeddine, MD, CM, MS, Grace Lin, MD, Sara Severson, APRN, CNP
12:30 p.m.
Lunch
CO-MORBIDITIES IN HEART FAILURE
1:30 p.m.
Common Dysrhythmias in Patients With Heart Failure ** Pharmacy Content
Fred Kusumoto, MD
1:55 p.m.
Questions and Answers
2:00 p.m.
Diabetes: Are These New Drugs Really Cardio Protective? Pharmacy Content
Maria Collazo-Clavell, MD
2:25 p.m.
Questions and Answers
2:30 p.m.
Sleep Apnea in Heart Failure: Picking up the Pieces After SERVE-HF
2:55 p.m.
Questions and Answers
3:00 p.m.
Cases Studies in Combined Heart and Renal Failure: Choosing a Strategy That Both Cardiology and Nephrology Can Embrace Pharmacy Content
Suzanne Norby, MD
3:30 p.m.
Adjourn
March 22
7:00 a.m.
Continental Breakfast
7:25 a.m.
Welcome and Program Overview
HEART FAILURE TREATMENT
7:30 a.m.
Foundation of Guideline Directed Medical Therapy: ACE Inhibitors, Beta Blockers, Mineralocorticoid Receptor Antagonists, and Digoxin Pharmacy Content
Alfredo Clavell, MD
8:00 a.m.
Questions and Answers
8:05 a.m.
Practical Pearls of Titration Pharmacy Content
Laurie Bicknese, RN
8:30 a.m.
Questions and Answers
8:35 a.m.
What About ARB-Ni? How, Why, and, When to Use Pharmacy Content
Omar Abou Ezzeddine, MD, CM, MS
9:00 a.m.
Questions and Answers
9:05 a.m.
Volume Management: Non-Pharmacologic Measures, Diurectics Beyond Furosemide Pharmacy Content
Jean Wagner, APRN, CNP
9:30 a.m.
Questions and Answers
9:35 a.m.
Implantable Pulmonary Artery Monitor Pressure Measurement Devices
Grace Lin, MD
10:00 a.m.
Refreshment Break
INPATIENT MANAGEMENT
10:15 a.m.
Parenteral Dosing of Diuretics
Sara Severson, APRN, CNP
10:40 a.m.
Questions and Answers
10:45 a.m.
Incorporating Data from Right Heart Catheter (RHC) Pharmacy Content
Shannon Dunlay, MD
11:10 a.m.
Questions and Answers
11:15 a.m.
Rapid Fire Heart Failure Cases – Cases on Decompensation
Laurie Bicknese, RN, Shannon Dunlay, MD, Fred Kusumoto, MD, Jean Wagner, APRN, CNP
12:30 p.m.
Lunch
SPECIAL TOPICS
1:15 p.m.
Pulmonary Bootcamp: Intereting CXR and PFT Pharmacy Content
1:40 p.m.
Questions and Answers
1:45 p.m.
Obesity: Update on its Relevance to Cardiac Diagnoses and on New Drug Options Pharmacy Content
Maria Collazo-Clavell, MD
2:10 p.m.
Questions and Answers
2:15 p.m.
Heart Disease in Women
Rekha Mankad, MD
2:45 p.m.
Questions and Answers
3:00 p.m.
Adjourn
March 23
7:00 a.m.
Continental Breakfast
7:30 a.m.
Program Overview
ADVANCED HEART FAILURE
7:35 a.m.
The Other Ventricle: Managing Right-Sided Heart Failure Pharmacy Content
Garvan Kane, MD, PhD
8:00 a.m.
Questions and Answers
8:05 a.m.
Frailty: Assessment, Management, and Implications on Outcomes Pharmacy Content
Shannon Dunlay, MD
8:30 a.m.
Questions and Answers
8:35 a.m.
Cardiac Transplant and LVAD: When to Refer?
Alfredo Clavell, MD
9:00 a.m.
Questions and Answers
9:05 a.m.
Strategies When Discussing End of Life Issues
Amanda Lorenz, MD
9:30 a.m.
Questions and Answers
9:35 a.m.
Refreshment Break
9:50 a.m.
Symptom Management in Advanced Heart Failure Pharmacy Content
Amanda Lorenz, MD
10:20 a.m.
Questions and Answers
10:30 a.m.
Education Post Test
10:50 a.m.
Illustrative Cases in Advanced Heart Failure | Panelists: Drs. Clavell, Karon, Lorenz, and Dunlay Pharmacy Content
Jean Wagner, APRN, CNP
11:35 a.m.
Summary/Closing Comments
12:00 p.m.
Adjourn

Faculty

COURSE DIRECTORS
Barry L. Karon, M.D.
Jean A. Wagner, APRN, M.S.N., C.N.P.

MAYO FACULTY
Omar F. Abou Ezzeddine, M.D., C.M., M.S.
Laurie L. Bicknese, R.N.
Alfredo L. Clavell, M.D.
Maria L. Collazo-Clavell, M.D.
Shannon M. Dunlay, M.D., M.S.
Garvan C. Kane, M.D., Ph.D.
Fred Kusumoto, M.D.
Grace Lin, M.D.
Amanda K. Lorenz, M.D.
Rekha Mankad, M.D.
Suzanne M. Norby, M.D.
Sara B. Severson, APRN, C.N.P., M.S.
 

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 judements regarding the presentation.

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

Credit

Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science 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.


Credit Statement (s)
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 16 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 16 ANCC nursing contact hours. Nurses 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, specialty societies, or other professional associations.

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

For disclosure information regarding Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development accreditation review committee members, please click here.

Pricing

MD, PhD, DO, PharmD - Early Bird Rate $750 (paid in full by 2/21/2019)
after February 21 $850

Fellow, Resident, NP, PA, RN - Early Bird Rate $675 (paid in full by 2/21/2019)
after February 21 $775

The registration fee includes tuition, electronic course syllabus, continental breakfasts, break refreshments, and lunch. 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 administrative fee, will be refunded when written notification is received by Mayo Clinic CV CME by
March 7, 2019 (email: cvcme@mayo.edu).  No refunds will be made on or after March 7, 2019. Canceled registrations are non-transferable.

Mayo Clinic CV CME reserves the right to cancel or postpone any course due to unforeseen circumstances.  In the unlikely event Mayo Clinic CV 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 airline/travel/lodging agencies.

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.

Lodging

LODGING ACCOMMODATIONS - Disney’s BoardWalk Inn
Guest rooms have been reserved for attendees and their guests with special course rates at Disney’s Boardwalk Resort. In order to receive the special rate, reservations must be made before the room block is filled or before the expiration date of February 18, 2019, whichever comes first. Please identify yourself as a participant of the Mayo Heart Failure Program when making your reservation to ensure the group rate.

Disney’s BoardWalk Resort
2101 North Epcot Resorts Boulevard
Lake Buena Vista, FL

407-939-4686
Online Reservations

Group Room Rates:
Run of House (Single/Double Occupancy): $259.00 per night

Additional Person (18 yrs. and older): $25.00 per person per night

Experience the timeless charm of Disney’s BoardWalk, a quarter-mile promenade of exquisite dining, unique shops and exciting nightlife. Stroll along the water’s edge, play afternoon midway games and discover evening street performers. Disney’s BoardWalk is a short stroll to Epcot and a breezy boat ride to Disney’s Hollywood Studios.

As a guest at Disney’s BoardWalk® Resort, you’ll enjoy free and convenient transportation to all Walt Disney World® Theme Parks and the Downtown Disney® Area, specially priced park tickets, extra magic hours at participating parks and more.  Mixing business with pleasure is easy when you make the most of your free time with Disney’s Special Meeting/Convention Theme Park Tickets. Explore all FOUR of the Walt Disney World® theme parks – Magic Kingdom®, Epcot®, Animal Kingdom® and Hollywood Studios™.

GROUND TRANSPORTATION
Reserve Disney’s complimentary transportation service to and from the Orlando International Airport to make your travel easier.  Valet and complimentary self-parking is available.  The cost for parking is not included in the registration fee.  In order to utilize this service, a Disney's Magical Express reservation is required and must be arranged prior to arrival at the airport.

To book Disney’s Magical Express Transportation, call 407-827-6777

SPECIAL DISNEY TICKET SAVINGS
Special Disney Tickets and Savings for Attendees and Your Guests!
Call 407-566-5600 

Lodging arrangements are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.

Mayo Clinic Department of Cardiovascular Medicine 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.

Exhibits

GRANTS AND EXHIBITS
At the time of this printing, a complete listing of commercial support (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 Charlene Tri.  Exhibits will be available for viewing at all scheduled breaks.


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