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2018 Exploring New Science in Cardiovascular Medicine Syllabus

FRIDAY, APRIL 27

Goal-Directed Therapy in Lipid Management
Robert Chilton DO, FACOI, FACC

A Light in the Dark: Cardiac MRI and Risk Mitigation
Ronald Mikolich, MD

ASCVD Risk Reduction Therapy: Beyond Statins
Robert Chilton DO, FACOI, FACC

Diabetic Heart Disease: A Ticking Time Bomb!
Robert Chilton DO, FACOI, FACC

Cardiac CT: Your Chest Pain Patient CAN be Discharged From the ED
Asif Serajian, DO

Who’s Your PAPPA? Leveraging ECG to Identify High-Risk Patients
Felix J. Rogers, DO, FACOI

When to Order a Wearable Defibrillator
Martin C. Burke, DO, FACOI

Selecting the Best ICD - What, Who, When?   
Martin C.  Burke, DO, FACOI

Hypertension:  Are We Going Too Low?
George Bakris, MD
    
Atrial Fibrillation:  The New Epidemic - Ablation vs Medical Intervention Stroke Risk Reduction with NOACs vs LA Appendage Devices
Eric D. Good, DO, FACOI

Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy:Indications and Implant Techniques
Eric D. Good, DO, FACOI

Pulmonary Hypertension: When to Initiate Advanced Therapy
Jonathan Rich, MD

State of the Art - Advanced Heart Failure/LVAD/Transplant Update
Jonathan Rich, MD

 

SATURDAY, APRIL 28

Cardio-Oncology: Why Cancer Needs a Heart Doctor
Tochi M. Okwuosa, DO, FACC (invited)

TAVR Update  
Andrzej S. Boguszewski, MD

Mitral Clip – Ready for Primetime?
Andrzej S. Boguszewski, MD

Low Gradient Severe Aortic Stenosis & Relation to Valve Replacement: Who Qualifies for TAVR?
Andrzej S. Boguszewski, MD

Antiplatelet and Anticoagulant Therapies: When and for How Long?
Asif Serajian, DO            

CHF and New Monitoring Therapy
Merrill A. Krolick, DO, FACOI

Modern Day Management of VTE-DVT and PE
Merrill A. Krolick, DO, FACOI

Women & Heart Disease Prevention – Should we be Doing Anything New?
Sandra K. Birchem, DO

ACC Update
Sandra K. Birchem, DO

DVT: Science/Pseudoscience: Or the Truth as We Know it
Bruce L. Mintz, DO
 

SUNDAY, APRIL 29

State of the Art – Heart Failure with Decreased Ejection Fraction
Felix J. Rogers, DO, FACOI

Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction: Does Your Patient Have Heart Failure or Diastolic Dysfunction?
Felix J. Rogers, DO, FACOI

Echocardiography in Valvular Heart Disease, Heart Failure, and Cardiomyopathies
Asif Serajian, DO
    
Overcoming Clinical Inertia: Using Biomarkers in Heart Failure
Felix J. Rogers, DO, FACOI