The Cardiometabolic Summit provides a comprehensive review of the latest breakthroughs, advances and innovations in preventive and general cardiac and vascular medicine. Expert faculty will explore patient management approaches to the assessment and reduction of cardiovascular disease risk and cost-effective solutions in preventive cardiology. Through focused presentation sessions and panel discussions, they will provide practical patient care management approaches as they address integrative medicine, recent guideline changes, expert consensus updates, lifestyle management, hypertension treatment, advanced coronary artery disease management, and new perspectives on the diabetic heart.
Goal: Participants will implement practical approaches to common and important cardiometabolic challenges utilizing the latest evidence-based screening guidelines and treatment approaches to achieve reduction of cardiovascular disease risk.
Who Should Attend
The Heart of the Matter: Exploring the Current Landscape of Complex Cardiac Care is provided by the Association of Physician Assistants in Cardiology (APAC) and will be held at the Georgia Tech Hotel and Conference Center in Atlanta, GA on Friday, April 13 - Saturday, April 14, 2018. Please join us to learn about trending topics in Cardiology and Cardiothoracic Surgery from experts in the field. This continuing medical education (CME) activity is designed for advanced practice providers (Physician Assistants & Nurse Practitioners), nurses, cardiac cath lab and imaging staff, residents, fellows, and students looking to increase their knowledge base. Topics discussed will include cardiology in the acute and ambulatory settings, structural heart disease, electrophysiology, pharmacology, congenital heart disease, imaging and more. This course will provide attendees with an excellent and practical educational opportunity designed to enhance clinical practice. This is the ideal opportunity to meet, network and socialize with like-minded professionals from across the country.
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See you in Atlanta!
Georgia Tech Hotel & Conference Center
800 Spring Street NW
Atlanta, GA 30308
The primary care practitioner has the special and important responsibility to diagnose and manage patients with every category of ailment, injury and disease. This symposium will provide practical, evidence-based strategies to strengthen healthcare competencies. Expert faculty will explain recent advances in diagnosis, management and treatment and address compelling issues as they relate to current clinical practice. There will be ample opportunity for Q&A with the faculty during the panel discussion.
Who Should Attend
Other interested healthcare
Successful completion of this CME activity enables the participant to earn up to 12.00 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program.
Baptist Health South Florida is the largest not-for-profit healthcare organization in the region. Affiliates of Baptist Health include Baptist Hospital of Miami, Baptist Children's Hospital, South Miami Hospital, Homestead Hospital, Mariners Hospital, Doctors Hospital, West Kendall Baptist Hospital, Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute and Baptist Outpatient Services. For more information about Baptist Health, go to BaptistHealth.net.
To enhance the personal and professional growth of its constituent members and all Physician Assistants practicing in the Cardiology specialty through educational opportunities, community involvement, and political representation and advocacy.
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