Echo at the Arch - Practical Review of Ischemic and Myopathic Heart Disease
Echo at the ArchPractical Review of Ischemic andMyopathic Heart Diseasehttp://www.mayo.edu/cme/cardiovascular-diseases-2013R135Echo ConferenceEcho Related CME13 CreditsOctober 12 - 13, 2013Hyatt Regency St. Louis at the ArchSt. Louis, MOCourse DirectorsBarry L. Karon, M.D., FASEMerri Bremer, M.Ed., RN, RDCS, FASE
Lodging AccommodationsGuest rooms have been reserved forattendees and their guests with specialcourse rates at Hyatt Regency St.Louis at the Arch. In order to receivethe special rate, reservations mustbe made before the room block isfilled or before the expiration dateof September 10, 2013, whichevercomes first. Reservations will be takenfollowing this date based on spaceand rate availability. Please identifyyourself as a participant of the MayoClinic Echo Seminar conference whenmaking your reservation.Hyatt Regency St. Louis at The Arch315 Chestnut Street,St. Louis, Missouri 63102Phone: 314-655-1234$149 single/doubleLodging arrangements are the soleresponsibility of the individualregistrant.Mayo Clinic is not responsible forexpenses incurred by an individualwho is not confirmed and for whomspace is not available at the meeting.Costs incurred by the registrant suchas airline or hotel fees or penalties arethe responsibility of the registrant.Travel information is available on themeeting web site.ParkingParking is available in hotel and cityvisitor ramps. The cost for parking isnot included in the registration fee.FacultyCourse DirectorsBarry L. Karon, M.D., F.A.C.C., F.A.S.E.Merri L. Bremer, M.Ed., R.N., R.D.C.S., F.A.S.E.Mayo FacultyJennifer L. Betz, R.D.C.S.Daniel D. Borgeson, M.D., F.A.C.C., F.A.S.E.Heidi M. Goblirsch, R.D.C.S.Sabrina D. Phillips, M.D. , F.A.C.C., F.A.S.E.Benjamin F. Wong, M.D.Cancellation PolicyIf you cancel your participation in thiscourse, your registration fee, less a $75administrative fee, will be refundedwhen written notification is receivedby Mayo Cardiovascular CME beforeSeptember 27, 2013 (email@example.com or fax#: 507-538-0146). No refundswill be made on or after September27, 2013. Canceled registrations arenon-transferable. Mayo School ofCPD reserves the right to cancel orpostpone any course due to unforeseencircumstances. In the unlikely eventMayo School of CPD must cancel orpostpone this course, Mayo Schoolof CPD will refund the registrationfee, but is not responsible for anyrelated costs, charges, or expenses toparticipants, including fees assessedby airline/travel/lodging agencies.
SATURDAY - October 12, 20137:00 a.m. Registration –Continental Breakfast7:30 a.m. Welcome, Course Overviewand Orientation to theAudience Response SystemFocus on Ventricular Function7:45 a.m. Doppler HemodynamicAssessment: Principles,Formulae, and CalculationsBarry L. Karon, M.D.8:15 a.m. Assessment of LeftVentricular SystolicFunction: 2-D, andDoppler ParametersBenjamin F. Wong, M.D.8:45 a.m. New Methods for AssessingLeft Ventricular Function:3-D and Myocardial Strainand Strain Rate ImagingDaniel D. Borgeson, M.D.9:15 a.m. Cases in Systolic Function/Strain Imaging Benjamin F. Wong, M.D. Heidi M. Goblirsch, R.D.C.S.9:45 a.m. Refreshment Break 10:15 a.m. EchocardiographicAssessment of DiastolicFunctionMerri L. Bremer, R.N., R.D.C.S.10:45 a.m. Cases in Diastolic Function/Heart Failure Barry L. Karon, M.D.11:10 a.m. EchocardiographicAssessment of the RightHeartSabrina D. Phillips, M.D.11:40 a.m. Right Heart Illustrative Cases Sabrina D. Phillips, M.D.12:00 p.m. LunchFocus on Coronary Artery Disease1:00 p.m. Coronary Artery Anatomyand EchocardiographicAssessment of RegionalWall Motion Jennifer L. Betz, R.D.C.S.1:30 p.m. Echo for Acute MyocardialInfarction and MechanicalComplicationsDaniel D. Borgeson, M.D.2:00 p.m. Case Presentation: ApicalBallooningMerri L. Bremer, R.N., R.D.C.S.2:15 p.m. Echo Contrast Tips andTricksJennifer L. Betz, R.D.C.S.2:40 p.m. Refreshment Break3:05 p.m. Ergonomics forSonographersMerri L. Bremer, R.N., R.D.C.S.3:30 p.m. Stress Echo Cases and TipsBenjamin F. Wong, M.D.Heidi M. Goblirsch, R.D.C.S.4:30 p.m. AdjournPROGRAM SCHEDULEFaculty DisclosureAs a provider accredited by ACCME, College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic (Mayo School of ContinuousProfessional Development) must ensure balance, independence, objectivity and scientific rigor inits educational activities. Course director(s), planning committee, faculty, and all others who arein a position to control the content of this educational activity are required to disclose all relevantfinancial relationships with any commercial interest related to the subject matter of the educationalactivity. Safeguards against commercial bias have been put in place. Faculty also will disclose anyoff-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 theactivity may formulate their own judgments regarding the presentation.
SUNDAY - October 13, 20137:00 a.m. Continental Breakfast7: 30 a.m. Echo Lab Accreditation:What’s New?Merri L. Bremer, R.N., R.D.C.S.Focus on Myocardial Disease8:00 a.m. Restrictive Cardiomyopathy Sabrina D. Phillips, M.D.8:30 a.m. HypertrophicCardiomyopathyBenjamin F. Wong, M.D.9:00 a.m. Dilated Cardiomyopathyand Cardiac TransplantHeidi M. Goblirsch, R.D.C.S.9:30 a.m. Refreshment Break9:45 a.m. Role of Echocardiography inVentricular Assist DevicesDaniel D. Borgeson, M.D.10:05 a.m. Focus on Congenital HeartDiseaseSabrina D. Phillips, M.D.10:25 a.m. Cardiac Masses: Echo andPathology CorrelationBarry L. Karon, M.D. Jennifer L. Betz, R.D.C.S.11:15 a.m. Working Lunch (box lunches provided)11:30 a.m. Potpourri ofEchocardiography inSystemic DiseaseDaniel D. Borgeson, M.D.12:00 p.m. EchocardiographicAssessment of PericardialDiseaseMerri L. Bremer, R.N., R.D.C.S.12:30 p.m. Echocardiography inDiseases of the AortaBarry L. Karon, M.D.1:00 p.m. Illustrative and InterestingCasesAll Faculty2:00 p.m. Adjourn REGISTRATIONRegistration Fee:Course Registration - $375The registration fee includes tuition,electronic course syllabus, continentalbreakfasts, break refreshments, andlunches.Mayo Clinic Division of Cardiologyhas recently implemented an onlineconference registration system. If thisis your first time using the onlinesystem, you will need to create aprofile and login account.Register online:http://www.mayo.edu/cme/cardiovascular-diseases-2013R135The registration system will stepyou through the profile and loginprocess. An email address is requiredupon registration. Please note yourusername and password for futureuse to access other course materials.A letter of confirmation will beforwarded to this address upon receiptof payment and submitted registration.Present this letter of confirmationwhen checking in at the meetingregistration desk.Although it is not Mayo School ofContinuous Professional Development(CPD) policy to limit the number ofregistrants for a course, conferenceroom facilities may necessitateclosing of enrollment; therefore, earlyregistration is advised.For additional information, contact:Cardiovascular Continuing Education200 First Street SW - Gonda 6Rochester, MN 55905E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.orgPhone: 800-283-6296 or 507-266-0677Website: www.mayo.edu/cme/cardiovascular-diseases
Course DescriptionThe course is designed to provide thesonographer with a practical reviewof the current uses and limitations oftwo-dimensional echocardiography,Doppler and color flow imaging in theassessment of ischemic and myocardialdisease. Recent advances in the fieldof echocardiography including theassessment of systolic and diastolicfunction, Doppler hemodynamics,stress echocardiography, ischemicand cardiomyopathic heart diseasewill be presented. The lectures willbe illustrated with digital imagepresentations of clinical cases inechocardiography and time hasbeen allowed for participants to askquestions as well as interact closelywith the course faculty.This succinct weekend course isdesigned so as to not unduly interferewith work schedules and to presentthe first half of a comprehensive adultechocardiography curriculum. Thesecond half of the curriculum will bepresented in St. Louis the followingyear and will focus on valvulardisease anatomy and quantitativeevaluation, prosthetic valve assessmentand dysfunction, endocarditis andthe remaining aspects of adultechocardiography.All or a portion of this educationalactivity may meet the CMErequirement for IAC – Echoaccreditation.Intended AudienceThe course is designed for cardiacsonographers, echo students andphysicians who wish to enhance theirknowledge of the echocardiographicassessment of adult cardiac disease.Participants with a basic knowledgeof echocardiographic techniques andapplications will benefit most from thisprogram.Course Learning ObjectivesUpon conclusion of this program,participants should be able to:• Discuss standard echocardiographicmethods used to assess ischemic andmyocardial disease• Develop an integrated approach toechocardiographic assessment ofsystolic and diastolic ventricularfunction• Discuss emerging applications ofechocardiographyAttendance at this Mayo course doesnot indicate nor guarantee competenceor proficiency in the performanceof any procedures which may bediscussed or taught in this course.CreditCollege of Medicine, Mayo Clinic,is accredited by the AccreditationCouncil for Continuing MedicalEducation to provide continuingmedical education for physicians.College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic,designates this live activity for amaximum of 13 AMA PRA Category1 Credits™. Physicians should claimonly the credit commensurate withthe extent of their participation in theactivity.Other Health Care ProfessionalsA certificate of attendance willbe provided to other health careprofessionals for requesting creditsin accordance with state nursingboards, specialty societies, or otherprofessional associations.Date and LocationThe program will be held October12-13, 2013 at the Hyatt Regency St.Louis at the Arch. St. Louis is knownas the “Gateway to the West”, thestarting point of America’s westwardexpansion and offers an exciting andcharacter filled city that offers muchfor visitors to do.