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

March 26-28, 2020
Disney's Grand Floridian Resort, Lake Buena Vista, FL

Currently accepting registrations!
Credit Types: AMA PRA Category 1 (16.75), Nursing (16.75), | Price: $850-$775 | Early Bird Saves $100

Program

Thursday, March 26
7:00 a.m.
Registration and Continental Breakfast
7:45 a.m.
Welcome and Program Overview—Pretest
8:00 a.m.
The Clinical Syndrome of Heart Failure or Heart Failure Foundations
8:00 a.m.
Is This (Congestive) HF? Making the Clinical Diagnosis
Jean Wagner, APRN, CNP
8:25 a.m.
Questions and Answers
8:30 a.m.
Echo in Heart Failure: Clinical Utility Getting the Most Out of an Echo in Various HF Scenarios
Barry Karon, MD
8:55 a.m.
Questions and Answers
9:00 a.m.
How to Use Exercise / O2 Treadmill in Heart Failure Assessment
Todd Miller, MD
9:25 a.m.
Questions and Answers
9:30 a.m.
Refreshment Break
9:50 a.m.
Heart Failure With Preserved Ejection Fraction (HFpEF)
Barry Karon, MD
10:15 a.m.
Questions and Answers
10:20 a.m.
Amyloid Heart Disease: New Horizons and Treatment Pharmacologic Content
Janell Grazzini Frantz, APRN, MSN, CNP
10:45 a.m.
Questions and Answers
10:50 a.m.
How We Discuss the Disease Trajectory With Our Patients?
Jean Wagner, APRN, CNP
11:10 a.m.
Editorial Pearls on Discussing Disease Trajectory
Janell Grazzini Frantz, APRN, MSN, CNP, Sara Severson, APRN, CNP, MS
11:30 a.m.
Choosing Diagnostic Testing: Point - Counterpoint (DCM-Vest/holter/Afib) - Discussants: Drs. Miller, Borgeson, Anavekar, and Lloyd
Moderator: Barry Karon, MD
11:55 a.m.
Questions and Answers
12:00 p.m.
Skeletons in the Closet: Diagnostic Perils
Robert Frantz, MD, Jean Wagner, APRN, CNP
12:30 p.m.
Lunch
Comorbidities in Heart Failure
1:30 p.m.
Common Dysrhythmias in Patients With Heart Failure Pharmacologic Content
Margaret Lloyd, MD
1:55 p.m.
Questions and Answers
2:00 p.m.
Lipids Pharmacological Content
Todd Miller, MD
2:25 p.m.
Questions and Answers
2:30 p.m.
Sleep Apnea in Heart Failure: What’s New?
Eric Olson, MD
2:55 p.m.
Questions and Answers
3:00 p.m.
Combine Heart & Renal Failure: Nephrologist Approach Pharmacologic Content
Suzanne Norby, MD
3:30 p.m.
Adjourn
Friday, March 27
7:00 a.m.
Continental Breakfast
7:25 a.m.
Welcome and Program Overview
Heart Failure Treatment
7:30 a.m.
Setting Up a Heart Failure Clinic Pharmacology Content
Barry Karon, MD
8:00 a.m.
Questions and Answers
8:05 a.m.
Foundation of Guideline Directed Medical Therapy: ACE Inhibitors, Beta Blockers, Mineralocorticoid Receptor Antagonists, and Digoxin
Daniel Borgeson, MD
8:30 a.m.
Questions and Answers
8:35 a.m.
What About ARB-Ni? How, Why, and When to Use Pharmacologic Content
Barry Karon, MD
9:00 a.m.
Questions and Answers
9:05 a.m.
Outpatient Volume Management: Non-Pharmacologic Measures, Diuretics Beyond Furosemide Pharmacologic Content
Jean Wagner, APRN, CNP
9:30 a.m.
Questions and Answers
9:35 a.m.
Implantable Pulmonary Artery Monitor Pressure Measurement Devices
Janell Grazzini Frantz, APRN, MSN, CNP
10:00 a.m.
Refreshment Break
Inpatient Management
10:15 a.m.
Parenteral Dosing of Diuretics Pharmacologic Content
Sara Severson, APRN, CNP, MS
10:40 a.m.
Questions and Answers
10:45 a.m.
Incorporating Data From Right Heart Catheter (RHC)
Nandan Anavekar, MB, ChB
11:10 a.m.
Questions and Answers
11:15 a.m.
Skeletons in the Closet: What We Missed / Why Decompensating
Daniel Borgeson, MD, Margaret Lloyd, MD, Eric Olson, MD, Sara Severson, APRN, CNP, MS
12:30 p.m.
Lunch
Special Topics
1:15 p.m.
Pulmonary Bootcamp: Interpreting CXR and PFT Pharmacologic Content
Eric Olson, MD
1:40 p.m.
Questions and Answers
1:45 p.m.
Fast Facts: Anticoagulation – Old, New, and Cool
Daniel Borgeson, MD, Vuyisile Nkomo, MD
2:10 p.m.
Questions and Answers
2:15 p.m.
Novel Interventions for Valve Disease
Vuyisile Nkomo, MD
2:45 p.m.
Questions and Answers
3:00 p.m.
Adjourn
Saturday, March 28
7:00 a.m.
Continental Breakfast
7:25 a.m.
Welcome and Program Overview
Advanced Heart Failure
7:30 a.m.
The Other Ventricle: Managing Right-Sided Heart Failure Pharmacologic Content
Robert Frantz, MD
7:55 a.m.
Questions and Answers
8:00 a.m.
Frailty: Assessment, Management, and Implications on Outcomes Pharmacologic Content
Vuyisile Nkomo, MD
8:25 a.m.
Questions and Answers
8:30 a.m.
Pallete of Devices for Temporary Mechanical Support
Nandan Anavekar, MB, ChB
8:55 a.m.
Questions and Answers
9:00 a.m.
Cardiac Transplant and LVAD: When to Refer?
Robert Frantz, MD
9:25 a.m.
Questions and Answers
9:30 a.m.
Refreshment Break
9:45 a.m.
Symptom Management in Advanced Heart Failure Pharmacologic Content
Amanda Lorenz, MD
10:15 a.m.
Questions and Answers
10:20 a.m.
Education Post Test
10:30 a.m.
Illustrative Cases in Advanced Heart Failure - Drs. Frantz, Dr. Borgeson, Ms. Severson and Ms. Eick Pharmacologic Content
Moderator: Jean Wagner, APRN, CNP
11:35 a.m.
Summary/Closing Remarks
11:45 a.m.
Adjourn
Credit Types Offered
  • AMA PRA Category 1™
    16.75
  • Nursing
    16.75

Price: $850-$775 | Early Bird Saves $100

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