Sequoia Hospital Heart and Vascular Institute’s 4th Annual Heart Symposium

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The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay

1 Miramontes Point Road

Half Moon Bay, CA 94019

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During our 2019 Heart Symposium, national thought leaders in cardiovascular care from Dignity Health Sequoia Hospital will discuss an array of important topics including:

• Management and treatment options for abnormal cardiac valves

• Atrial fibrillation

• Cardiac imaging

• Arrhythmia management

• Advanced treatments for Congestive heart failure

The registration fee includes meals, parking and a cocktail reception.


Agenda

Registration and Welcome

8:00 – 8:45 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:45 – 9:00 a.m. Introductions and Opening Remarks

Rob Patrawala, MD

Heart and Vascular Institute Chair

Sequoia Hospital

Surgical Mitral Valve Repair: Results are Tough to Beat

9:00 – 9:30 a.m.

Luis Castro, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery
Medical Director of Cardiothoracic Surgery

Sequoia Hospital

Transcatheter Approach to Mitral Valve Disease: MitraClip and Beyond

9:30 – 10:00 a.m.

Chad Rammohan, MD

Interventional Cardiology

Director of Cath Lab

El Camino Hospital

TAVR: Who are the Best Candidates in 2019?

10:00 – 10:30 a.m.

Adam Harmon, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery

Sequoia Hospital

Updates in the World of Electrophysiology

10:30 – 11:00 a.m.

Greg Engel, MD

Cardiac Electrophysiology
Chair, Cardiovascular Section

Sequoia Hospital

11:00 – 11:15 a.m. Break

Keynote Speaker: A Story of Joy and Meaning in Medicine

11:15 – 12:15 a.m.

John Chuck, MD

Chairperson, Physician Health and Wellness Leaders Group

The Permanente Medical Group

Founder and CEO of Serotonin Surge Charities

12:15 – 1:00 p.m. Networking Lunch

Hope for the Failing Heart: Treatments for Advanced Heart Failure

1:00 – 1:30 p.m.

Jared Herr, MD
Director of Continuing Medical Education, Palo Alto Medical Foundation

Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology

CPMC Center for Advanced Heart Failure Therapies

Preoperative Cardiac Risk Assessment

1:30 – 2:00 p.m.

Shalini Bhambani, MD

Non-Invasive Cardiology

Sequoia Hospital

Cardiac CT and MRI: Are They Underutilized?

2:00 – 2:30 p.m.

Nellis Smith, MD

CT/MRI Cardiology

Director of Cardiovascular Imaging

Sequoia Hospital

2:30 – 2:45 p.m. Break

Evolution of Tools for the Treatment of Heart Disease: Diabetes Management

2:45 – 3:15 p.m.

Bruce Benedick, MD
Interventional Cardiology

Sequoia Hospital

2019 Update of Lipid Therapy for Coronary Patients

3:15 – 3:45 p.m.

Bahman Nouri, MD

Interventional Cardiology

Sequoia Hospital

Interventional Radiology Solutions in the Primary Care Setting

3:45 – 4:15 p.m.

Anobel Tamrazi, MD, PhD

Vascular and Interventional Radiology

Sequoia Hospital

2019 Updates in Pulmonary Hypertension

4:15 – 4:45 p.m.

Olga Fortenko, MD
Pulmonology and Critical Care Medicine

Director, Pulmonary Hypertension Program

Sequoia Hospital

5:00 – 6:00 p.m. Cocktail Reception


CME Consultants designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The presentational method for this activity will be Case Presentation with Learner Participation, Panel Discussion, and Small Group Discussion. This activity is geared to meet the educational requirements of all physician specialties, nurses, mid-Level providers, technologists and other clinical and non-clinical health care professionals. This activity will encompass the following desirable physician attributes: Patient Care & Procedural Skills, Medical Knowledge, Professionalism, Interpersonal & Communication Skills, Practice-Based Learning & Improvement and Systems-Based Practice.

Desired Outcomes

At the conclusion of this activity, learners will be able to:

Identify “at risk” populations who would receive benefit from treatment

  1. Improve outcomes and complication rates related to delayed treatment
  2. Educate and counsel patients and family members regarding treatment options
  3. Refer timely and appropriately
  4. Manage follow-up care effectively
  5. Examine short-and-long-term outcomes of treatment selection for patients with heart disease, including surgical and non-surgical remedies
  6. Choose the most suitable advanced treatment for patients and “at risk” populations, taking into consideration cultural aspects such as age, gender, ethnicity, health literacy, socioeconomics, and obesity for better patient compliance

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of CME Consultants and Sequoia Hospital. CME Consultants is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

CME Consultants designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), please contact Sequoia Hospital at 844-800-6727 or Meghan.Grillone@dignityhealth.org should you require special assistance.





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The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay

1 Miramontes Point Road

Half Moon Bay, CA 94019

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Refunds up to 7 days before event

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