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32nd Annual Update in Cardiology

Overview

The annual Update in Cardiology will be held via Zoom videoconferencing on March 6, 2021.

The nationally recognized faculty will address controversial issues, sustained paradigms and practical issues across the broad spectrum of cardiology.

Date/Time

Saturday, March 6, 2021 (7 a.m.–2 p.m.)
Location: Virtual Conference
Register now. Registration deadline is March 4, 2021.

Target Audience

This symposium is designed to give primary care physicians and cardiologists practical updates in recent advances in cardiovascular diagnosis and treatment.

Learner Objectives

The nationally recognized faculty will address controversial issues, sustained paradigms and practical issues across the broad spectrum of cardiology.

Registration

Registration fees are:

  • $35 for physicians
  • $15 for retired physicians
  • Residents, fellows, nursing students and medical students are at no cost.

For more information, email the Office of Continuing Medical Education or call 302-623-3882.

Agenda

     
7 a.m.   Virtual Vendor Hall and Break-Out Rooms Open
     
7:50 a.m.   Welcome
     
8 a.m.   Keynote: Cardiac Complications of COVID-19
  Sahil Parikh, M.D.
Columbia University
New York, NY
9 a.m.   Cardiovascular Genetics: Cardiomyopathy and Aortopathies
Pawel Pomianowski, M.D.
ChristianaCare
Newark, DE
   
9:25 a.m.   Interpretation of High Sensitivity Troponin
Chad J. Zack, M.D., MS, FACC
Penn State Heart and Vascular Institute, PennState Health
Hershey, PA
9:50 a.m.   Aortic Valve Disease for the Non-Cardiologist
Steven Assalita, M.D.
ChristianaCare Cardiology Consultants
Newark, DE
10:15 a.m.   Mitral Valve Disease for the Non-Cardiologist
Erin Fender, M.D., MS, FACC
Program Chair
Cardiologist, ChristianaCare Cardiology Consultants
Newark, DE
10:35 a.m.   Acute and Chronic Management of Pulmonary Embolism
Vladimir Lakhter, D.O.
Assistant Professor, Medicine, Temple Heart and Vascular Institute
Temple University Hospital
Philadelphia, PA
10:55 a.m.   Heart Disease in Women
Patricia J. M. Best, M.D.
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN
11:20 a.m.   Aortic Valve Disease for the Non-Cardiologist
Ali Hamid, M.D.
Cardiologist, ChristianaCare Cardiology Consultants
Newark, DE
11:45 a.m.   Break and Vendor Break-Out Rooms
12:15 p.m.   Mitral Valve Disease for the Non-Cardiologist
Niya Jones, M.D., MPH
ChristianaCare
Newark, DE
12:40 p.m.   Wearable Cardiac Technologies
Henry Weiner, M.D., FACC
Medical Director, ChristianaCare Cardiology Consultants
Associate Chief for Quality & Safety, ChristianaCare
Newark, DE
1:05 p.m.   Closing Remarks and Vendor Break-Out Rooms Open

CE Contact Hours

CME credits and ABIM MOC points are anticipated.

Register now.