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22nd Annual Cardiopulmonary Symposium for the Primary Care Provider



Registration / Continental Breakfast / Exhibits

7:55 a.m.

John P. Gassler, MD

8:00 a.m. 

Update in Interventional Cardiology
Thomas P. Stuver, MD

8:20 a.m.

Rheumatology / Cardiology Update  
Darren A. Tabechian, MD


Carotid Disease Management
Adam J. Doyle, MD


Resistant Hypertension
John Bisognano, MD, PhD


Wearable Cardioverter Defibrillator
Mark Hamer, MD

9:40 a.m. 

Q&A Session

9:50 a.m. 

Break and Exhibits      

10:10 a.m.

Sleep Apnea and Cardiovascular Disease
Jonathan A. Marcus, MD

10:30 a.m. 

VTE Treatment and Prophylaxis
John P. Gassler, MD

10:50 a.m. 

Aortic Stenosis: Difficult Cases
Krishna M. Rao, MD

11:10 a.m. 

Atrial Fibrillation Panel Discussion
Curtis G. Benesch, MD, MPH
Parag Patel, MD
Kelly Rudd, PharmD

11:50 a.m.

Q&A Session

12:00 p.m. 

Luncheon and Exhibits

1:00 p.m.

Clinical Pathologic Correlation: Case Study
Katia Kaplan-List, MD
William Fricke, MD
Krishna M. Rao, MD

1:40 p.m.  

Update in Acute Myocardial Infarction
Vijay Krishnamoorthy, MD

2:00 p.m. 

Genetic Testing and Heart Disease
Roy S. Wiener, MD

2:20 p.m. 

Q&A Session

2:30 p.m.

Break and Exhibits 

2:50 p.m.

Challenges in Syncope Panel Discussion
Ralph F. Josefowicz, MD
Kevin S. McGrody, MD

3:30 p.m.

New Drugs for Congestive Heart Failure
Maurice J. Vaughan, MD

3:50 p.m. 

Drug Abuse and the Heart
Seth M. Jacobson, MD

4:10 p.m.

Questions and Answers

4:15 p.m. 

Meet the Faculty Reception