6th Annual Texas Cardiology Update

Austin, TX US
December 5, 2020

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Concept

Baylor Scott & White’s 6th Annual Cardiology Update is designed to provide an update in initiating appropriate treatment and management of heart failure patients.

Target Audience

The Cardiology Update was designed to target cardiology and primary care providers caring for the cardiac patient.

Learning Objectives

  • Identify the basic physics of ultrasound imaging and its real and potential applications for the evaluation and management of cardiac disease.
  • Describe current best practice and evidence based guidelines for the evaluation and management of symptoms which may or may not indicate underlying cardiac disease.
  • Review current best practice and evidence based guidelines for the evaluation and management of heart failure and where current research indicates that proven therapies are underutilized.
  • Define the difference between errors, mistakes and malpractice and to review methods to reduce them.
Course summary
Course opens: 
10/01/2020
Course expires: 
12/20/2020
Event starts: 
12/05/2020 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
12/05/2020 - 5:00pm
Rating: 
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DAY 1: Saturday, December 7, 2019

7:00 am

Registration/Breakfast

 

7:45 am

Welcome

 Jeffrey Michel, MD

Primary Care of Common Complaints

8:00 am

LECTURE – Chest Pain

Dr. J Balagna, MD

8:30 am

CASES Chest Pain

Fellows

9:00 am

LECTURE – Shortness of Breath

Dr. Andrew Kontak

9:30 am

CASES – SOB

Fellows

10:00 am

BREAK

 

Overview on State of the Art

10:30 am

LECTURE – Percutaneous Management of CVD

Dr. Angel Caldera

11:00 am

LECTURE- Surgical Management of CVD

Dr. Rahm Reddy

11:30 am

LECTURE – Medical management of CAD

Dr. Leticia Kontak

12:00 pm

LUNCH

 

1:00 pm

LECTURE – SVT

Dr. Greg Olsovsky

1:30 pm

CASES SVT

EP Fellow

2:00 pm

LECTURE – VT

Dr. Javier Banchs

2:30 pm

CASES of VT 

EP Fellow

3:00 pm

LECTURE – Atrial Fibrillation

TBD

3:30 pm

CASES – Atrial Fibrillation

EP Fellow/APP

4:00 pm

LECTURE - Anticoagulation

Dr. Johnny Balagna

DAY 2: Sunday, December 8, 2019

7:00 am

Registration/Breakfast

 

7:45 am

Welcome

Jeffrey Michel, MD

8:00 am

LECTURE – LOE prevention project

Dr. J Sheinberg

8:30 am

LECTURE - Heart Failure Reduced EF

Dr. Ebere Chukwu

9:00 am

LECTURE - Heart Failure Preserved EF

Dr. Albert Hicks

9:30 am

CASES in CHF

Fellows

10:00 am

BREAK

 

10:30 am

LECTURE – LVAD

Dr. Gohar

11:00 am

LECTURE – Cardiac Transplant

Dr. D Beckles

11:30 am

CASES – Advanced Heart Failure

Fellows

12:00 pm

LUNCH

 

1:00 pm

LECTURE – Valvular Heart Disease AS

Dr. Mixon

1:30 pm

CASES AS

 

2:00 pm

LECTURE – Valvular Heart Disease MR

Dr. Widmer

2:30 pm

CASES MR

 

3:00 pm

LECTURE – Palliative Care*

Dr. Kilpatrick

4:00 pm

LECTURE – Hospice Care*

Dr. Aval Green

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Travel

Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS)

Airport Phone: +1 512-530-2242

Hotel direction: 17 miles SE

  • This hotel does not provide shuttle service.
  • Alternate transportation: Super Shuttle; fee: 20 USD (one way); on request
  • Estimated taxi fare: 50 USD (one way)

Visit AUS airport website

Driving directions

Take Highway 71 West to U.S. Highway 183 North.Proceed 17 miles on U.S. 183 to Loop 1/MoPac Expressway North.Take the Burnet/Duval Exit and immediately enter the hotel via the Domain Boulevard access road.

Accreditation

The A. Webb Roberts Center for Continuing Medical Education of Baylor Scott & White Health is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit designations

The A. Webb Roberts Center for Continuing Medical Education of Baylor Scott & White Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 15.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The Cardiology Update includes lectures that meet Texas requirements for Ethics/Professional Responsibility = 2.0 credits

Maintenance of certification

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 15.5 Medical Knowledge MOC points in the American Board of Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.
 

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