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

March 16-18, 2023
In-Person or Livestream | Disney's Yacht & Beach Club, Lake Buena Vista, FL

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Credit Types: AMA PRA Category 1™ (15.75), Nursing (15.75), Price: $875-$795 | Register by 2/15 to Save $100

Program

March 16
7:00 a.m.
Registration and Continental Breakfast
7:45 a.m.
Welcome and Program Overview - Pretest
The Clinical Syndrome of Heart Failure
Moderators: Sara Severson, APRN, CNP, MS, Grace Lin, MD
8:00 a.m.
Is This (Congestive) HF? Making the Clinical Diagnosis
Sara Severson, APRN, CNP, MS
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
Grace Lin, MD
8:55 a.m.
Questions and Answers
9:00 a.m.
Functional Assessment of HF: Exercise Tools
Andrew Rosenbaum, MD
9:25 a.m.
Questions and Answers
9:30 a.m.
Refreshment Break
The Clinical Syndrome of Heart Failure
Moderators: Sara Severson, APRN, CNP, MS, Janell Grazzini Frantz, APRN, MSN, CNP
9:50 a.m.
Heart Failure With Preserved Ejection Fraction (HFpEF)
Yogesh Reddy, MD
10:15 a.m.
Questions and Answers
10:20 a.m.
Amyloid Heart Disease: New Horizons and Treatment ** Pharmacology 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
Melissa Skov, APRN, CNP
11:10 a.m.
Questions and Answers
11:15 a.m.
Common Dysrhythmias in Patients With Heart Failure Pharmacology Content
Fred Kusumoto, MD
11:40 a.m.
Questions and Answers
11:45 a.m.
Choosing Diagnostic Testing: When to Order an Echo / MRI / CT
Ian Chang, MD
12:10 p.m.
Questions and Answers
12:15 p.m.
Lunch
Comorbidities in Heart Failure
Moderators: Grace Lin, MD, Janell Grazzini Frantz, APRN, MSN, CNP
1:15 p.m.
Acute Renal Failure Work-up
Eddie Greene, MD
1:40 p.m.
Questions and Answers
1:45 p.m.
Pulmonary Bootcamp: Interpreting CXR and PFT
Eric Olson, MD
2:10 p.m.
Questions and Answers
2:15 p.m.
Combined Heart & Renal Failure: Nephrologist Approach ** Pharmacology Content
Eddie Greene, MD
2:40 p.m.
Questions and Answers
2:45 p.m.
Sleep Apnea in Heart Failure: What's New? Pharmacology Content
Eric Olson, MD
3:10 p.m.
Questions and Answers
3:15 p.m.
Adjourn
March 17
7:00 a.m.
Continental Breakfast
7:25 a.m.
Welcome and Program Overview
Heart Failure Treatment
Moderators: Janell Grazzini Frantz, APRN, MSN, CNP, Grace Lin, MD
7:30 a.m.
Foundation of Guideline Directed Medical Therapy: ACE Inhibitors, Beta Blockers, Mineralocorticoid Receptor Antagonists, and Digoxin** Pharmacology Content
Melissa Lyle, MD
7:50 a.m.
Questions and Answers
7:55 a.m.
What About ARB-Ni and Ivabradine? How, Why, and When to Use** Pharmacology Content
Andrew Rosenbaum, MD
8:15 a.m.
Questions and Answers
8:20 a.m.
New Drugs in Heart Failure (Vericiguat / SGLT2)** Pharmacology Content
Grace Lin, MD
8:40 a.m.
Questions and Answers
8:45 a.m.
Covid Complications: Fast Facts
Andrew Rosenbaum, MD
9:00 a.m.
Questions and Answers
9:05 a.m.
Outpatient Volume Management: Non-Pharmacologic Measures, Diuretics Beyond Furosemide** Pharmacology Content
Janell Grazzini Frantz, APRN, MSN, CNP
9:25 a.m.
Questions and Answers
9:30 a.m.
Implantable Pulmonary Artery Monitor Pressure Measurement Devices
Sara Severson, APRN, CNP, MS
9:50 a.m.
Questions and Answers
9:55 a.m.
Refreshment Break
Inpatient Management
Moderator: Sara Severson, APRN, CNP, MS
10:20 a.m.
Parenteral Dosing of Diuretics** Pharmacology Content
Sara Severson, APRN, CNP, MS
10:45 a.m.
Questions and Answers
10:50 a.m.
Incorporating Data From Right Heart Catheter (RHC)
Yogesh Reddy, MD
11:15 a.m.
Questions and Answers
11:20 a.m.
Skeletons in the Closet: What We Missed / Why Decompensating / Case Presentations
Sarah Coffey, APRN, CNP, MS, Janell Grazzini Frantz, APRN, MSN, CNP, Melissa Skov, APRN, CNP
12:00 p.m.
Lunch
Special Topics
Moderators: Grace Lin, MD, Janell Grazzini Frantz, APRN, MSN, CNP
1:00 p.m.
Fast Facts: Anticoagulation – Old, New, and Cool** Pharmacology Content
Vuyisile Nkomo, MD
1:20 p.m.
Questions and Answers
1:25 p.m.
Skeletons in the Closet: Diagnostic Perils** Pharmacology Content
Ian Chang, MD, Andrew Rosenbaum, MD
1:55 p.m.
Novel Interventions for Valve Disease (MV /Ao / TV)
Vuyisile Nkomo, MD
2:25 p.m.
Questions and Answers
2:30 p.m.
Adjourn
March 18
7:00 a.m.
Continental Breakfast
7:25 a.m.
Program Overview
Advanced Heart Failure
Moderators: Janell Grazzini Frantz, APRN, MSN, CNP, Melissa Lyle, MD
7:30 a.m.
The Other Ventricle: Managing Right-Sided Heart Failure** Pharmacology Content
Yogesh Reddy, MD
7:55 a.m.
Questions and Answers
8:00 a.m.
Frailty: Assessment, Management, and Implications on Outcomes
Sarah Coffey, APRN, CNP, MS
8:25 a.m.
Questions and Answers
8:30 a.m.
Palette of Devices for Temporary Mechanical Support
Yogesh Reddy, MD
8:55 a.m.
Questions and Answers
9:00 a.m.
Cardiac Transplant and LVAD: When to Refer?
Melissa Lyle, MD
9:25 a.m.
Questions and Answers
9:30 a.m.
Strategies When Discussing End of Life Issues
Amanda Lorenz, MD
9:55 a.m.
Questions and Answers
10:00 a.m.
Refreshment Break
Advanced Heart Failure
Moderators: Janell Grazzini Frantz, APRN, MSN, CNP, Grace Lin, MD
10:15 a.m.
Symptom Management in Advanced Heart Failure** Pharmacology Content
Amanda Lorenz, MD
10:40 a.m.
Questions and Answers
10:45 a.m.
Education Post Test
11:00 a.m.
Illustrative Cases in Advanced Heart Failure** Panelists: Drs. Lyle, Reddy, Rosenbaum, and Lorenz Pharmacology Content
Grace Lin, MD
11:40 a.m.
Summary and Closing Remarks
11:45 a.m.
Adjourn
Credit Types Offered
  • AMA PRA Category 1
    15.75
  • Nursing
    15.75

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