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MHI Cardiovascular Evening Symposium 2019 - Edina/Bloomington

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Hilton Minneapolis/Bloomington

3900 American Boulevard West

Bloomington, MN 55437

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We invite you to join your fellow clinicians to learn about cutting-edge best practices in cardiovascular care. Minneapolis Heart Institute® providers will discuss topics in prevention, diagnosis, management and treatment of cardiovascular conditions. Physicians, advanced practice providers, nurses and clinical support staff are welcome to attend. All events are free of charge.

6:00 – 6:30 p.m. | Sign-in, exhibitors and cocktail social
6:30 – 8:30 p.m. | Dinner and presentations

Host Bill Katsiyiannis, MD, Electrophysiologist
President and Chairman of Cardiology, Minneapolis Heart Institute; Vice President, Allina Health Cardiovascular Services


Electrophysiology Update: Innovations in Heart Rhythm Treatment
John Zakaib, MD, Electrophysiologist
• Describe the newest approaches and indications for an atrial fibrillation ablation
• Review the indications for anticoagulation in atrial fibrillation.
• Discuss recent innovations in ICDs and the leadless pacemaker.
• Review indications for an electrophysiology referral.


Revealing Gender Differences in Heart Health
Retu Saxena, MD, Cardiologist
• Understand gender disparities in heart disease statistics and outcomes
• Recognize the unique risk factors that may impact women’s hearts
• Identify disease processes that are specific to women
• Define measures to prevent cardiovascular disease in women


ACCREDITATIONS
Physicians
Allina Health is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Allina Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Nurses
This activity has been designed to meet the Minnesota Board of Nursing continuing education requirements for 2.0 hours of credit. However, the individual is responsible for determining whether this activity meets the requirements for acceptable continuing education for their discipline. In addition, you may be required to provide proof of attendance to the board upon request.
Other(s)
Individuals representing other professional disciplines may submit course materials to their respective professional associations for 2.0 hours of continuing education credit if the content is applicable to the area of license renewal. However, the individual is responsible for determining whether this activity meets the requirements for acceptable continuing education for their discipline. In addition, you may be required to provide proof of attendance to the board upon request.

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