LONG ISLAND HEART: STATE-OF-THE-ART CARDIOVASCULAR CARE FOR THE CLINICIAN 2018

Melville, NY US
May 18, 2018 to May 19, 2018

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In the United States, cardiovascular diseases claim more lives than all forms of cancer combined. Currently more than 1 in 3 adults live with 1 or more types of cardiovascular disease. The Long Island Heart: State-of-the-Art Cardiovascular Care for the Clinician is designed to provide clinicians with the best practices and state of the art advances in the diagnostics and therapeutics for cardiovascular disease.

Utilizing interactive lectures and case study presentations the goal of this conference is to summarize recent clinical trials and research that have rapidly advanced pharmacologic and diagnostic therapies for cardiovascular diseases and assist clinicians in integrating these strategies into their clinical practice.


ENDORSEMENTS:
Officially endorsed by the Heart Failure Society of America and New York Chapter of the American College of Cardiology. The opinions presented in this educational activity do not necessarily reflect the opinions or recommendations of HFSA and NY-ACC.
 

Target Audience

Long Island Heart: State-of-the-Art Cardiovascular Care for the Clinician is intended for interventional cardiologists, clinical cardiologists, hospitalists, internists, family practice, cardiothoracic surgery, pulmonologists, nephrologists, and emergency medicine physicians, nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and clinicians who provide care for patients with cardiovascular disease.


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Learning Objectives

Review the current epidemiology, diagnosis, pathogenesis, and treatment of cardiovascular disease

Integrate the current and emerging diagnostic and pharmacologic therapies for cardiovascular disease into clinical practice

Review the strategies and challenges related to the management of cardiovascular disease

Discuss the impact of treatment strategies on patient outcomes in cardiovascular disease


 
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 14.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
  • 14.25 Certificate of Participation
Course opens: 
01/31/2018
Course expires: 
05/18/2019
Event starts: 
05/18/2018 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
05/19/2018 - 6:00pm
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
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Melville Marriott Long Island Hotel
1350 Walt Whitman Rd
Melville, NY 11747
United States
HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS:

If hotel accommodations are desired, a negotiated rate from $182 plus tax has been negotiated at the Melville Marriott Long Island Hotel. 

To reserve a room, go to:  Melville Marriott

COURSE DIRECTORS / PLANNING COMMITTEE

Hal A. Skopicki, MD, PhD
Chief of Cardiology
Director, Heart Failure and Cardiomyopathy Center
Co-Director, Ventricular Assist Device Program
State University of New York
Stony Brook, NY
 

 

Joanna Chikwe, MD
T.F. Cheng Endowed Professor
of Cardiothoracic Surgery,
Director of the Heart Institute,
State University of New York
Stony Brook, NY
Professor of Cardiovascular Surgery,
Mount Sinai Hospital
New York, NY

GUEST FACULTY


Robert O. Bonow, MD, MS
Goldberg Distinguished Professor of Cardiology
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Chicago, IL

Javed Butler, MD, MPH, MBA 
Professor and Chairman of the Department of Medicine
University of Mississippi
Jackson, MS

Valentin Fuster, MD, PHD 
Physician-in-Chief, Mount Sinai Hospital
Director, Mount Sinai Heart
New York, NY

Robert P. Giugliano, MD 
Cardiovascular Division
Brigham and Women’s Hospital 
Associate Professor 
Harvard Medical School
Boston,  MA

Stuart Katz, MD
Helen L. and Martin S. Kimmel Professor of Advanced Cardiac Therapeutics
NYU School of Medicine
Director of Heart Failure Services
NYU Langone Health
Leon H. Charney Division of Cardiology
New York, NY

Carl “Chip” J Lavie MD
Medical Director, Cardiac Rehabilitation and Preventive Cardiology
Director, Exercise Laboratories
John Ochsner Heart and Vascular Institute
Professor of Medicine
Ochsner Clinical School-the University of Queensland School of Medicine
New Orleans, Louisiana
Editor-in-Chief Progress in Cardiovascular Diseases
Associate Editor and Cardiovascular Section Editor, Mayo Clinic Proceedings

Milton Packer, MD
Distinguished Scholar in Cardiovascular Science
Baylor University Medical Center, Dallas, TX
Visiting Professor, Imperial College, London


FACULTY

Ibrahim Almasry, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Cardiac Electrophysiology
State University of New York, Stony Brook, NY

Michelle Weisfelner Bloom, MD
Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine
Director, Ston Brook Outpatient Heart Failure and Cardiomyopathy Center
Heart Failure and Cardiomyopathy Center
Co-Director Stony Brook Cardio-Oncology Program

On Chen, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Interventional Cardiology
State University of New York, Stony Brook, NY

Roger Fan, MD
Associate Professor, Department of Medicine 
Director, Cardiac Arrhythmia Consult Service 
Director, Complex Arrhythmia Ablation Program 
Director, Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology Fellowship Program
Stony Brook University School of Medicine, Stony Brook, NY

Angela A. Kokkosis, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Associate Program Director of General Surgery
Associate Program Director of Phlebology
Co-Medical Director of the Non-Invasive Vascular Lab
Division of Vascular & Endovascular Surgery, Stony Brook Medicine, Stony Brook, NY

Smadar Kort, MD
Professor of Medicine,
Stony Brook University School of Medicine
Immediate Past Governor,
American College of Cardiology, Downstate New York
Director, Valve Center; Director, Noninvasive Cardiac Imaging
Director, Echocardiography
Stony Brook Medicine, Stony Brook, NY

William E. Lawson, MD
Professor of Medicine, SUNY Stony Brook
Vice Chair of Medicine and Associate Chief of Cardiology
Patient Safety, Quality and Compliance
Immediate Past Governor, American College of Cardiology, Metro, NY 
Immediate Past President, NY Cardiological Society
Stony Brook School of Medicine, Stony Brook, NY

Lloyd Lense, MD

Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine

Stony Brook University School of Medicine

Stony Brook, NY

Roshini Malaney, MD
Fellow, Cardiovascular Disease
Stony Brook University School of Medicine,Stony Brook, NY

Noelle Mann, MD
Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine
Director, Cardiology Fellowship Program
Co-Director, Women's Heart Program
Division of Cardiology, HSC 16-080
Stony Brook University Medical Center
Stony Brook, NY
 

Allison J. McLarty, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery
Stony Brook University School of Medicine
Co-Director
Ventricular Assist Device Program
Stony Brook Medicine, Stony Brook, NY

Joshua D. Miller, MD, MPH
Medical Director of Diabetes Care
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Endocrinology and Metabolism
Stony Brook Medicine. Stony Brook, NY 
President, American Diabetes Association Long Island Leadership Board

Lampros Papadimitriou, MD, PhD
Research Assistant Professor
Stony Brook Medicine, Stony Brook, NY

Puja B. Parikh, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine 
Director of Invasive Cardiology, Northport VA Medical Center
Co-Director, Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement Program, Stony Brook Medicine 
State University of New York, Stony Brook, NY

Robert T. Pyo, MD
Director, Interventional Cardiology
Stony Brook Medicine, Stony Brook, NY

Eric J. Rashba, MD
Cardiologist, Director, Heart Rhythm Center, Professor of Medicine
Electrophysiology

Navneet Sharma, MD
Fellow, Cardiovascular Disease
Stony Brook University School of Medicine,Stony Brook, NY

Prateek Sharma, MD
Fellow, Cardiovascular Disease
Stony Brook Medicine, Stony Brook, NY

Paul Strachan, MD
Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine
Director, Stony Brook Pulmonary Hypertension Center 
Stony Brook Medicine, Stony Brook, NY

Mark Tallman, MD
Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
Stony Brook University School of Medicine, Stony Brook, NY

Henry Tannous, MD
Associate Professor
Associate Chief of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Surgical Director of Structural Heart

Apostolos Tassipoulos, MD, FACS
Professor of Surgery
Chief, Division of Vascular Surgery
Stony Brook Medicine, Stony Brook, NY
 

 
 
 
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Accreditation 

“This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of the Center for Emergency Medical Education and MedEd Consulting."

The Center for Emergency Medical Education (CEME) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians

The Center for Emergency Medical Education (CEME) designates this live activity for a maximum of 14.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The Center for Emergency Medical Education (CEME) designates this activity for a maximum of 14.25 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.

Available Credit

  • 14.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
  • 14.25 Certificate of Participation

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
01/31/2018
Course expires: 
05/18/2019

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