The Heart Beat of Cardiology: Practical Application of Echocardiography
Mayo School of Continuous Professional DevelopmentThe Heart BeatOF CARDIOLOGYPractical Application of Echocardiography NEW LOCATION IN 2012!December 13-15, 2012The Westin Michigan AvenueNorth Michigan AvenueChicago, IL 60611Program Directors:Roberto M. Lang, M.D., FACC, FAHA, FESC, FASESteve R. Ommen, M.D., FACC, FAHAREGISTER ONLINE TODAY!http://www.mayo.edu/cme/cardiovascular-diseases-2012R784
General InformationCourse DescriptionThe Heart Beat of Cardiology is a premier educational venue for echocardiography in clinicalpractice. This is held collaboratively with the University of Chicago Medical Center.The program is designed to accommodate the evolving needs of inquisitive attendees.Topics covered will include basic and advanced hemodynamics, 3-D echocardiography,endocardial/pericardial disease, ischemic heart disease, vascular health, contrast, heartfailure, diastolic function, new technologies, and valvular heart disease.Unique Features: Audience response system to enhance immediate feedback. Easyaccess to faculty members. One-on-one interaction. Efforts will be made to introducethe clinical applications using new technology, however, there is no hands-on experienceprovided. Self-assessment questions to gauge outcome.Teaching Material/SyllabusAttendees will be provided with a memory stick containing course materials and arewelcome to bring your computer to the learning session. No paper syllabus will beprovided.Course Learning ObjectivesUpon conclusion of this program, participants should be able to:• Quantify myocardial function using standard M-mode 2-D, and 3-D echocardiography as well as newer modalities such as strain imaging• Identify and quantitate valvular heart disease severity, apply current guidelines, and use the ASE standard for quantification• Perform clinically relevant calculations of valve areas and intracardiac pressures• Apply conventional and tissue Doppler techniques to diastolic function analysis• Interpret stress echocardiographic examinations• Identify and differentiate features of cardiac tamponade, constrictive pericarditis, and restrictive cardiomyopathy• Recognize applications of transesophageal echocardiography• Evaluate application of contrast echocardiography such as myocardial contrast echocardiography, pitfalls associated with contrast, and avoiding them in daily practiceAttendance at this Mayo course does not indicate nor guarantee competence or proficiencyin the performance of any procedures which may be discussed or taught in this course.Intended AudienceThis program is designed for adult cardiologists, cardiovascular surgeons, anesthesiologists,radiologists, nurses, cardiac sonographers, and fellows in training. Participants shouldhave practical knowledge of echocardiography.CreditCollege of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, is accredited by the Accreditation Council forContinuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, designates this live activity for a maximum of 20.5AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensuratewith the extent of their participation in the activity.
General InformationEducational GrantsAt the time of this printing, a complete listing of commercial supporters was not available.Appropriate acknowledgment will be given to all supporters at the time of the meeting.Exhibits will be available for viewing at scheduled breaks.Date and LocationThe Heart Beat of Cardiology will be held December 13-15, 2012. Course headquarters willbe located in The Westin Michigan Avenue, 909 North Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL60611 in the Wellington Ballroom on the 2nd floor. Meeting site telephone: 312-943-7200 – Guest Fax: 312-397-5580RegistrationTo register online, visit http://www.mayo.edu/cme/cardiology-diseases-2012R784.The registration fee includes tuition, comprehensive electronic course syllabus, continentalbreakfasts, break refreshments, and lunch. Although it is not Mayo School ofContinuous Professional Development (CPD) policy to limit the number of registrantsfor a course, conference room facilities may necessitate closing of enrollment; therefore,early registration is advised. A letter of confirmation will be sent upon receipt ofpayment and completed registration form. Please present the confirmation letter whenchecking in at the meeting registration desk.For additional information, contact:Mayo Clinic Cardiovascular Diseases200 First Street SW/GO6Rochester, MN 55905Website: http://www.mayo.edu/cme/cardiovascular-diseases-2012R784E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.orgPhone: 800-283-6296 or 507-266-6703Fax: (507) 266-7403Cancellation PolicyIf you cancel your participation in this course, your registration fee, less a $75administrative fee, will be refunded when written notification is received by MayoSchool of Continuous Professional Development before Thursday, November 29, 2012(fax#: 507-266-7504). No refunds will be made on or after Thursday, November 29, 2012.Canceled registrations are non-transferable.Mayo School of Continuous Professional Development reserves the right to cancel orpostpone any course due to unforeseen circumstances. In the unlikely event MayoSchool of Continuous Professional Development must cancel or postpone this course,Mayo School of Continuous Professional Development 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.TravelChicago O’hare International airport is the recommended airport for arrival. Taxi is therecommended mode of transportation from the airport.Travel arrangements are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.
General InformationLodging AccommodationsThe Westin Michigan Avenue Chicago is on the Magnificent Mile and is within an easywalk of luxury retailers such as Bloomingdale’s and Saks, as well as the city’s mostcelebrated restaurants and famous jazz and blues clubs. For outdoor enthusiasts, LakeMichigan and the Oak Street Beach are just blocks away.Complimentary to all guests, the Westin WORKOUT center features state-of-the-artequipment including free weights, treadmills, life-cycles and Stairmasters with privateTV monitors and music (headphones are available upon request). A full range ofbusiness services is available through our Business Center including printing, faxing andHigh Speed Internet Access.From fine contemporary cuisine to coffee and a croissant, food is a highlight at The WestinMichigan Avenue Chicago, particularly at the city’s newest four-star restaurant, The Grillon the Alley. The American cruisine is known for prime steaks, fresh seafood and home-made desserts. Hours of operation are 6:30 a.m. – 11:00 p.m. Monday-Saturday and 8:00a.m. – 9:00 p.m. Sunday. Café a la Carte light fare is available from 6:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.To secure your room at The Westin, please call 888-627-8385 and state that you will beattending the ECHO program. The room rate is $207 single/double.The room block is scheduled to be held until Sunday, November 11, 2012 but may besold out before this date. Therefore, we advise you to register for the program andreserve your lodging as soon as possible.In the event that a guest who has reserved a room within the block checks out prior tothe guest’s reserved checkout date, an early departure fee of one night room and tax willbe charged to that guest’s individual account. Guests wishing to avoid this fee mustadvise the hotel at or before check-in of any change in the scheduled length of stay.Mayo School of Continuous Professional Development is not responsible for expensesincurred by an individual who is not confirmed and for whom space is not available atthe meeting. Costs incurred by the registrant such as airline or hotel fees or penalties arethe responsibility of the registrant.We encourage participation by all individuals. If you have a disability, advancenotification of any special needs will help us better serve you.Driving Directions Airport to Hotelhttp://www.starwoodhotels.com/westin/property/area/directions.html?propertyID=1030Parking at the HotelValet Parking - $48 dailyOff-site Parking - $33 dailyDaily fee for hotel guests only with in/out privilegesFor further information regarding the area and its attractions, please refer to: http://www.chicagotraveler.com/things-to-do.htmMayo School of Continuous Professional Development is not responsible for expensesincurred by an individual who is not confirmed and for whom space is not available atthe meeting. Costs incurred by the registrant such as airline or hotel fees or penalties arethe responsibility of the registrant.We encourage participation by all individuals. If you have a disability, advancenotification of any special needs will help us better serve you.
General InformationLocal Attractions Faculty Robert O. Bonow, M.D., FAHA, FESC, MACCGrayline Tours is a great way to visit any Goldberg Distinguished Professor ofpart of the city. To select the tour of your Cardiology, Northwestern Universitychoice, refer to: http://www.grayline.com/ Feinberg School of Medicine; Chief,Grayline/destinations/us/chicago.go Division of Cardiology; Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, ILAdditionally, below are other popular Jeanne M. DeCara, M.D., FACCattractions in the area. Associate Professor of Medicine, Section of• Adler Planetarium & Astronomy Cardiology, The University of Chicago Museum Medical Center, Chicago, IL• American Girl Place• Art Institute of Chicago Steven J. Lester, M.D., FACC, FRCPC, FASE• ESPN Zone Associate Professor of Medicine, Mayo• Field Museum of Natural History Clinic; Consultant, Division of• John Hancock Observatory Cardiovascular Diseases and Internal• Lake Michigan Medicine; Director, Cardiovascular• Lincoln Park Zoo Ultrasound Imaging and Hemodynamic• Lyric Opera House of Chicago Laboratory, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, AZ• Merchandise Mart• Michigan Avenue/The Magnificent Mile Sunil V. Mankad, M.D., FACC, FCCP, FASE• Millennium Park Associate Professor of Medicine, Mayo• Museum of Contemporary Art Clinic; Consultant, Division of• Museum of Science & Industry Cardiovascular Diseases and Internal• Navy Pier Medicine; Director, Transesophageal• Nordstrom and the Shops of North Laboratory, and Co-Director, Education, Bridge Echocardiography Laboratory, Mayo• Rush Street (Downtown Chicago) Clinic, Rochester, MN• Shedd Aquarium Kirk T. Spencer, M.D., FACC, FASE• Shopping all within the local area Professor of Medicine, Associate Director• Soldier Field (Home of the Chicago Echocardiography Lab, The University of Bears Football Team) Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, IL• United Center (Home of Chicago Bulls/ Blackhawks) R. Parker Ward, M.D., FACC• US Cellular Field (Formerly Comiskey Associate Professor of Medicine, Director, Park) Cardiovascular Fellowship Program,• Wrigley Field (Home of the Chicago Section of Cardiology, The University of Cubs Baseball Team) Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, IL Lynn Weinert, RDCSFaculty Senior Sonographer, The University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, ILCourse DirectorsRoberto M. Lang, M.D., FACC, FAHA, FESC, FASEPast President American Society of FACULTY DISCLOSURE: As a provider accredited by ACCME, College of Medicine,Echocardiography; Professor of Medicine Mayo Clinic (Mayo School of CME) must ensureand Radiology; Director, Noninvasive balance, independence, objectivity and scientificCardiac Imaging Labs; The University of rigor in its educational activities. CourseChicago Medical Center, Chicago, IL director(s), planning committee, faculty, and all others who are in a position to control theSteve R. Ommen, M.D., FACC, FAHA content of this educational activity are requiredProfessor of Medicine, Mayo Clinic; to disclose all relevant financial relationshipsClinical Practice Chair, Division of with any commercial interest related to the subject matter of the educational activity.Cardiovascular Diseases; Consultant, Safeguards against commercial bias have beenDivision of Cardiovascular Diseases and put in place. Faculty also will disclose any off-Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, label and/or investigational use of pharmaceuticalsRochester, MN 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 judgments regarding the presentation.
Program InformationThursday, December 13, 20127:00 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast Wellington Ballroom, 2nd Floor Foyer (Breakfast and Exhibits – Cotillion Ballroom, 2nd Floor)7:45 a.m. Welcome Drs. Steve R. Ommen and Roberto M. LangFUNDAMENTALSDr. Steve R. Ommen, presiding8:00 a.m. Echo in Practice: Pre-Test Steve R. Ommen, M.D.8:15 a.m. Appropriate Use Criteria for Echocardiography: Do We Really Need Them? R. Parker Ward, M.D.9:00 a.m. Quality Assurance in the Echo Lab: ASE Recommendations Kirk T. Spencer, M.D.9:45 a.m. Refreshment Break10:15 a.m. Contrast Echocardiography – Value or Just a Hassle Roberto M. Lang, M.D.10:45 a.m. Introduction to Tissue Imaging Steven J. Lester, M.D.11:15 a.m. Panel Discussion Drs. Ward, Spencer, Lang, and Lester; Dr. Ommen, moderator11:30 a.m. Lunch Halsted, 4th Floor12:45 p.m. Cardiac Masses Jeanne M. DeCara, M.D.1:30 p.m. Imaging for Cardiovascular Risk Prediction Steven J. Lester, M.D.2:00 p.m. Refreshment Break2:30 p.m. My Mistakes and My Triumphs. Cases Using Audience Response All Faculty3:30 p.m. Optional Session – Live Demonstration 3-D Echo – Practical Knobology and Image Acquisition (Main Ballroom) Drs. Roberto M. Lang, Sunil V. Mankad, and Ms. Lynn Weinert, RDCS4:30 p.m. AdjournFriday, December 14, 20127:30 a.m. Continental BreakfastISCHEMIC HEART DISEASEDr. Steve R. Ommen, presiding8:00 a.m. Stress Echo Kirk T. Spencer, M.D.
Program Information8:30 a.m. Echo in Acute MI Sunil V. Mankad, M.D.9:00 a.m. Cardiac Evaluation Prior to Noncardiac Surgery Steve R. Ommen, M.D.9:30 a.m. Intraoperative Echo: Interesting Cases From the OR Sunil V. Mankad, M.D.10:00 a.m. Refreshment BreakMYOCARDIAL/PERICARDIAL DISEASEDr. Roberto M. Lang, presiding10:30 a.m. Constriction vs Restriction Jeanne M. DeCara, M.D.11:00 a.m. Imaging for Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Steve R. Ommen, M.D.11:30 a.m. Echo in the Care of Cancer Patients Jeanne M. DeCara, M.D.11:45 a.m. Evalutation of Athletes Roberto M. Lang, M.D.12:00 p.m. Lunch Halsted, 4th FloorVALVULAR HEART DISEASEDr. Steven J. Lester, presiding1:00 p.m. Clinician Viewpoint: ACC/AHA/ASE Recommendations on Management of Mitral Regurgitation Robert O. Bonow, M.D.1:30 p.m. Mitral Regurgitation – What to Quantify, When to Repeat, Role of 3-D Kirk T. Spencer, M.D.2:00 p.m. Clinician Viewpoint: ACC/AHA/ASE Recommendations on Management of Aortic Regurgitation Robert O. Bonow, M.D.2:30 p.m. Aortic Regurgitation – What to Quantify, When to Repeat, Role of 3-D Jeanne M. DeCara, M.D.3:00 p.m. ACC/AHA/ASE Recommendations on Management of Aortic Stenosis Robert O. Bonow, M.D.3:30 p.m. Refreshment Break3:45 p.m. Low Flow, Normal EF, Low Gradient AS Roberto M. Lang, M.D.4:15 p.m. Intraoperative TEE for Valvular Heart Disease – What the Surgeon Expects Sunil V. Mankad, M.D.4:45 p.m. Optional Session Stress Testing for Ischemic and Valvular Heart Disease (Main Ballroom) Kirk T. Spencer, M.D and Sunil V. Mankad, M.D.5:30 p.m. Adjourn
Program InformationSaturday, December 15, 20127:30 a.m. Continental BreakfastHEART FAILUREDr. Roberto M. Lang, presiding8:30 a.m. Left Ventricular Systolic Function – Beyond EF Roberto M. Lang, M.D.9:00 a.m. Practical Measurements of Filling Pressures Steve R. Ommen, M.D.9:30 a.m. Heart Failure With Normal Ejection Fraction in the Clinic Kirk T. Spencer, M.D.10:00 a.m. Refreshment Break10:30 a.m. Echo for CRT and LVAD Steven J. Lester, M.D.11:15 a.m. Right Heart Hemodynamics Steven J. Lester, M.D.11:45 a.m. Lunch Halsted, 4th FloorENDOCARDITIS/VASCULAR DISEASEDr. R. Parker Ward, presiding12:45 p.m. Endocarditis – Role of TTE, TEE, 3-D R. Parker Ward, M.D.1:15 p.m. Diseases of the Aorta Sunil V. Mankad, M.D.THE RIGHT SIDE OF THE HEART AND THINGS THAT PASS THROUGHDr. Roberto M. Lang, presiding2:00 p.m. Evaluation of the Right Ventricle Steven J. Lester, M.D.2:45 p.m. Congenital Heart Disease – The Basics Jeanne M. DeCara, M.D.3:15 p.m. Refreshment Break3:45 p.m. Tricuspid Regurgitation – Evaluation and Intervention R. Parker Ward, M.D.4:15 p.m. Evaluation for Source of Embolus Kirk T. Spencer, M.D.4:45 p.m. Echo in Practice: Post-Test Steve R. Ommen, M.D.5:00 p.m. Adjourn
REGISTRATION Register online:http://www.mayo.edu/cme/cardiovascular-diseases-2012R784Registration Fee:Course Registration (MD, PhD, DO, PharmD) $750.00Course Registration (Fellows in Training, Sono, RN) $560.00One-Day Registration Fee $300.00(note, this fee is good for only one day of the program)Mayo Clinic Division of Cardiology has recently implemented an onlineconference registration system. If this is your first time using the online system,you will need to create a profile and login account.Register by entering the url:http://www.mayo.edu/cme/cardiovascular-diseases-2012R784and click on Register Now. The system will step you through the profile andlogin process. An e-mail address is required upon registration. A letter ofconfirmation will be forwarded to this address upon receipt of payment andsubmitted registration. Present this letter of confirmation when checking in atthe meeting registration desk.The registration fee includes tuition, electronic course syllabus, continentalbreakfasts, break refreshments, and lunch. Although it is not Mayo School ofContinuous Professional Development (CPD) policy to limit the number ofregistrants for a course, conference room facilities may necessitate closing ofenrollment; therefore, early registration is advised. Enrollment for this programis limited. A letter of confirmation will be e-mailed upon receipt of payment.Please present the confirmation letter when checking in at the meetingregistration desk.For additional information, contact:Cardiovascular Continuing Education200 First Street SW – Gonda 6Rochester, MN 55905E-mail: email@example.comPhone: 800-283-6296 or 507-266-6703Website: www.mayo.edu/cme/cardiovascular-diseases-2012R784