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Intensive Review of Cardiology

  1. 1. 8th Annual Intensive Review of Cardiology Comprehensive Five Day Symposium August 19-23, 2007 InterContinental Hotel and Bank of America Conference Center Cleveland, Ohio Educators at Heart
  2. 2. 8th Annual Intensive Review of Cardiology Comprehensive Five Day Symposium Symposium Co-Directors Dear Colleague, We are pleased to invite you to our 8th Annual Intensive Review of Cardiology this Brian griffin, Md August 19-23, 2007, at the InterContinental Hotel and Bank of America Conference Center at John and Rosemary Brown Chair of Cardiovascular Medicine the Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio. Director, Cardiovascular Disease Training This will be a wonderful forum to critically review current thinking and management in all of the Program Department of Cardiovascular Medicine major cardiovascular disciplines relevant to those cardiologists and cardiology fellows preparing Cleveland Clinic for the Cardiovascular Board Certification and Re-certification Examination. We hope that others desiring a comprehensive review of cardiovascular medicine will also join Curtis Rimmerman, Md, MBA Gus Karos Chair of Clinical us. Our aim is that this will be fun, clinically relevant, and stimulating. To achieve this goal, we will Cardiovascular Medicine integrate audience interaction with review of cases, images, and relevant data during the Department of Cardiovascular Medicine lectures. Medical Director Cleveland Clinic Westlake An emphasis will be placed on the clinical evaluation and management of the patient encountered Lakewood and Avon Pointe in daily practice. The current ACC/AHA guidelines supporting treatment and management Cleveland Clinic recommendations will be presented as will treatment controversies and dilemmas. Special interactive evening sessions are planned utilizing smaller groups with Board Simulation samir Kapadia, Md Questions. We have also added evening “Meet the Expert” sessions. Staff Cardiologist Department of Cardiovascular Medicine The symposium will emphasize cardiovascular medicine board simulation testing sessions. Following the Cleveland Clinic individual presentation, detailed test review sessions will conclude each core subject area. We believe this will add an essential and exciting new dimension to what is the most comprehensive relevant symposium in Lectures Presented cardiovascular medicine today. by Cleveland Clinic After participating in this symposium, participants will be able to: Professional Staff • Describe the pathophysiology of acute coronary syndromes, the current management of the acute myocardial infarction patient, and demonstrate familiarity with the major clinical trials which have shaped the current management of this patient subgroup. • Discuss the various noninvasive modalities available for the evaluation of coronary artery and valvular heart disease, their merits, complementary roles, role in patient management, and prognostic value. The Cleveland Clinic Cardiology • Interpret both common and complex 12-lead electrocardiograms including subtle yet Board Review clinically important findings relevant to the Board Examination. (November, 2006) • Recognize the mechanisms plus the current medical and surgical treatment options in patients with congestive heart failure including the major clinical trials which have shaped our practice methods. • Identify the pathophysiology, evaluation, and modalities and treatment options in patients with valvular heart disease including a comprehensive review of echocardiography. • Demonstrate familiarity with the evaluation and treatment of patients with complex dysrhythmias and sudden cardiac death including the indications for electrophysiology testing, pacemaker implantation, and ICD placement • Recognize and appropriately treat the clinical scenarios in cardiovascular medicine used in the examinations for Board Certification in Cardiovascular disease. In addition to these broad symposium goals, many other important topics and cases will be included in areas such as cardiovascular pharmacology, congenital heart disease in the adult and infective endocarditis. The Bank of America Conference Center has exceptional features that enhance learning and comfort. As symposium co-directors, we truly hope you will be able to join us this August for this exciting and memorable educational event. Sincerely, Participants registered for the full Brian Griffin, MD symposium will receive this textbook as Curtis Rimmerman, MD a part of the Registration Material Samir Kapadia, MD
  3. 3. Symposium Agenda | August 19-23, 2007 Sunday, August 19, 2007 Tuesday, August 21, 2007 7:00 am Registration/Continental Breakfast/Exhibits 7:00 am Continental Breakfast/Exhibits Bank of America Conference Center Bank of America Conference Center 3rd Floor Foyer 3rd Floor Foyer 7:50 am Welcome, Introduction, and Symposium Overview 8:00 am – 6:00 pm (Lunch: 12:15 – 1:00 pm) 7:50 am – 6:00 pm (Lunch: 12:15 – 1:15 pm) CARDIAC IMAGING Aortic and Pulmonary Valve Disease ISCHEMIC HEART DISEASE Mitral and Tricuspid Valve Disease Coronary Artery Disease – Essential Electrocardiogram Patterns Exercise and Dobutamine Echocardiography – Diagnostic Utility with Cases Incidence and Management of Stable Angina Congenital Heart Disease – Board Fundamentals Pathophysiology and Management of Unstable Angina and Non-ST Segment Essential Echo Images in Congenital Heart Disease Elevation MI Prosthetic Valve Disease Pathophysiology and Management of ST Segment Elevation MI The Aorta – A Case-Based Approach to Diagnosis and Management Mechanical Complications of Acute Myocardial Infarction Chest X-Rays – What is This Abnormality? Interactive Case Studies Risk Stratification of Myocardial Infarction CT and MRI Percutaneous Intervention – Stents and Devices Nuclear Cardiology – Techniques and Cases – Thallium, Sestamibi, and PET Coronary Atherosclerosis Imaging – IVUS, CT, and MRI Cardiac Imaging Board Simulation – Pre-Test Ischemic Heart Disease Board Simulation – Pre-Test Cardiac Imaging Board Simulation – Test Review Ischemic Heart Disease Board Simulation – Test Review EVENING SESSIONS EVENING SESSIONS 7:00 – 9:00 pm 7:00 – 9:00 pm Evening Group Seminar: Echocardiography Evening Group Seminar: Electrocardiography 7:00 – 8:00 pm 7:00 – 8:00 pm Meet the Expert Session: Congestive Heart Failure Meet the Expert Session: Echocardiography Wednesday, August 22, 2007 Monday, August 20, 2007 7:00 am Continental Breakfast/Exhibits Bank of America Conference Center 7:00 am Continental Breakfast/Exhibits 3rd Floor Foyer Bank of America Conference Center 3rd Floor Foyer 8:00 am – 6:00 pm (Lunch: 12:15 – 1:15 pm) 8:00 am – 6:00 pm (Lunch: 12:15 – 1:15 pm) LIPIDS, ECGS, HEMODYNAMICS, PHARMACOLOGY, & LOOPS Lipid Management – Current Treatment Guidelines ELECTROPHYSIOLOGY The Most Important Electrocardiograms for the Boards Sudden Cardiac Death – Epidemiology, Etiology, and Evaluation The Science of Hemodynamic Measurements Syncope – Interactive Case Studies Physical Examination Atrial Fibrillation and Atrial Flutter – Current Management Approaches Shunts and Loops Supraventricular Tachycardia – Mechanisms and Management Shunts and Loops – Interactive Case Studies Ventricular Tachycardia – Etiology, Evaluation, and Optimal Therapy Differential Diagnosis of Wide Complex Tachycardia GENDER ISSUES, STRESS TESTING, & OTHER ESSENTIALS Impact Electrophysiology Trials – What You Need to Know Gender Related Issues in Cardiology Pacemakers, Defibrillators, and Biventricular Pacing Devices Electrocardiogram Stress Testing Electrophysiology Testing – An Interactive Case-Based Approach Assessment and Management of the Cardiac Patient Undergoing Name That Arrhythmia – 12-Lead Electrocardiogram and His Bundle Recordings Non-Cardiac Surgery for the Boards Lipid Management – Interactive Case Studies Electrophysiology Board Simulation – Pre-Test Pregnancy and Heart Disease Electrophysiology Board Simulation – Test Review An Update on Infective Endocarditis for the Cardiologist Current Treatment of Hypertension – What the Cardiologist Needs to Know EVENING SESSIONS 7:00 – 9:00 pm EVENING SESSIONS Evening Group Seminar: Cardiac Catheterization with Aortograms 7:00 – 9:00 pm and Ventriculograms Evening Group Seminar: Intracardiac Electrocardiograms 7:00 – 8:00 pm 7:00 – 8:00 pm Meet the Expert Session: Electrophysiology Meet the Expert Session: Interventional Cardiology
  4. 4. Thursday, August 23, 2007 7:00 am Continental Breakfast/Exhibits PERIPHERAL VASCULAR DISEASE, ANGIOGRAPHY, AND SURGERY OR NOT Bank of America Conference Center Peripheral arterial disease – diagnosis and management 3rd Floor Foyer Carotid and Cerebrovascular Disease – What the Cardiologist Needs to Know Venous Thromboembolic Disease 8:00 am – 6:00 pm The Normal and Abnormal Angiogram (Lunch: 12:15 – 1:15 pm) Surgery or Not? Interactive Clinical Case Studies with Imaging HEART FAILURE Fundamentals of Heart Diastolic Function - Assessment in Health and Disease Heart Failure Therapy Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Transplantation and Mechanical Devices Myocarditis Pulmonary Hypertension Heart Failure Board Simulation Pre-Test Heart Failure Board Simulation Test Review General Information Location Ground Transportation Accreditation InterContinental Hotel and Bank of America Taxi service is available from Cleveland Hopkins The Cleveland Clinic Foundation Center for Conference Center International Airport to the InterContinental Hotel Continuing Education is accredited by the 9801 Carnegie Avenue and Bank of America Conference Center. As Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Cleveland, OH 44106 an alternative, take the rapid transit train from Education to provide continuing medical education Phone: 216-707-4100 or 877-707-8999 the airport to the Terminal Tower in downtown for physicians. Fax: 216-707-4101 Cleveland and from there take a taxi to the The Cleveland Clinic Foundation Center for InterContinental Hotel and Bank of America Hotel Accommodations Continuing Education designates this educational Conference Center. A block of rooms has been reserved at The activity for a maximum of 48.5 AMA PRA Category InterContinental Hotel and Bank of America Registration and Cancellation 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit Conference Center until July 16, 2007. To make Pre-registrations are accepted by fax or online commensurate with the extent of their participation your reservations please contact the hotel until 4:00 pm EST Friday, August 17, 2007. To in the activity. Reservations Department at 216-707-4100 or register after this date you must do so on-site. In This activity may be submitted for American 1-877-707-8999. Please identify yourself as case of cancellation, a full refund will be made Osteopathic Association Continuing Medical being with the Cleveland Clinic Eighth Annual if canceled by August 8, 2007. After August 8, Education credit in Category 2. Intensive Review of Cardiology, (online code 2007, a $100 cancellation fee will be deducted V56) for a special rate of $169 single/double plus from your refund. Written notification of your Faculty Disclosure tax. The hotel and conference center is located cancellation is required in order to process your The Cleveland Clinic Foundation Center for on the campus of The Cleveland Clinic. refund. NO REFUNDS WILL BE ISSUED AFTER Continuing Education has implemented a policy SEPTEMBER 30, 2007. to comply with the current Accreditation Council Information For further information about this symposium, Parking for Continuing Medical Education Standards for contact UNITECH Communications® at: Parking is available in the 100th Street Visitor’s Commercial Support requiring resolution of all Local: 216-297-7330 Parking Garage for a charge of $10 per day. faculty conflicts of interest. Faculty declaring a Toll Free: 800-238-6750 Valet parking is available at the hotel for an relevant commercial interest will be identified in the additional charge. activity syllabus. Web Address: For questions about registering online, call 216/297-7300. If you have any special needs that require additional assistance, please call us. Requests must be received at least two weeks prior to the symposium. For emergency phone calls during the symposium, please call 216-707-4100 and ask for the Cleveland Clinic Registration Desk.
  5. 5. Registration Course 011480 • Office Use Only Fee ___________ Date ___________ Intensive Review of Cardiology august 19-23, 2007 InterContinental Hotel & Bank of America Conference Center M.O.P ________ CXL/Fee ________ . PLEASE PRINT Last First M.I. Degree Initials Address City State Zip Phone Number Fax Number Specialty E-mail address Register online at CCF main campus, family health centers, and CCHS community hospital employees (physicians and non-physicians) should register online at the above web address. Fees Full symposium Per day Indicate Full or Per Day.  Five Days Sun  on   ed   M Tue W Thur  Physician $995.00 $209.00 $ _____________  CompreCare Affiliate ID # ____________________ $646.75 $135.85 $ _____________  Cleveland Clinic Health System Physician Organization $597.00 $125.40 $ _____________  Cleveland Clinic Alumnus $597.00 $125.40 $ _____________  Nurse/Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant $585.00 $127.00 $ _____________  Resident/Fellow* $585.00 $127.00 $ _____________ *Letter from program director must be received prior to the symposium. I would like to purchase the Cleveland Clinic Cardiology Board Review textbook for $70.00 $ _____________ (included in full symposium fee not per day fee) *gROUP dIsCOUNT AVAIlABlE: For groups of five or more: $100 off EACH full registration fee. Registrations must be submitted together by fax or mail. Full Registration fee includes: registration material, continental breakfasts, five luncheons, refreshment breaks, syllabus material, and The Cleveland Clinic Cardiology Board Review textbook. Per day Registration fee includes: per day registration material, continental breakfast, lunch, refreshment breaks, and syllabus material. Payment must be received prior to admittance to the course. Purchase orders are not accepted. Evening session sign Up (Please indicate your choice) Sunday: A.  Electrocardiography or B.  Echocardiography (Meet the Experts) Monday: C.  Cardiac Catheterization or D.  Electrophysiology (Meet the Experts) Tuesday: E.  Echocardiography or F.  Congestive Heart Failure (Meet the Experts) Wednesday: G.  Intracardiac Electrocardiograms or H.  Interventional Cardiology (Meet the Experts)  require a vegetarian lunch. I Total amount enclosed or to be charged $ _____________ Make check payable to: The Cleveland Clinic Educational Foundation Or charge the following account:  Visa  MasterCard  American Express  Discover Card Number Expiration Date Signature (Not valid without signature) 3 Digit Verification Number (Found on back of card) FAX NUMBER 216-445-9406 MAIlINg AddREss The Cleveland Clinic Educational Foundation P Box 931653 • Cleveland, OH 44193-1082 .O.
  6. 6. NON-PROFIT ORG. U.S. Postage The Cleveland Clinic Foundation Paid Center for Continuing Education Berea, OH 9500 Euclid Avenue, TR17 Permit No. 296 Cleveland, OH 44195 8th Annual Intensive Review of Cardiology Comprehensive Five Day Symposium Register Today! 8th Annual Cleveland, Ohio August 19-23, 2007 InterContinental Hotel and Bank of America Conference Center Comprehensive Five Day Symposium Intensive Review of Cardiology