Saturday, April 8, 2017
This conference will be held at the Omni Providence Hotel, 1 West Exchange Street, Providence, RI, 8:00am - 5:00pm
Jointly Provided by the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Office of Continuing Medical Education and
the Cardiovascular Institute of Rhode Island Hospital and The Miriam Hospital
Co-sponsored by the Heart Rhythm Society (www.HRSonline.org)
Attendees of the symposium will gain an understanding of novel molecular diagnostics for risk stratification of sudden cardiac death, diagnostic and treatment protocols for special populations of patients including athletes and pregnant patients as well as new therapies in cardiac ablation, surgical intervention, and cardiac device management for patients with congestive heart failure, atrial fibrillation and ventricular tachycardia.
Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Pharmacists, Nurses, Residents & Fellows specializing in Anesthesiology, Cardiac Surgery, Cardiology, Electrophysiology, Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, and Primary Care..
At the conclusion of this session, attendees should be able to:
1. Identify novel strategies for risk stratification of sudden cardiac death in a diverse patient population to include athletes, the young and pregnancy
2. Identify new therapies for prevention of thromboembolic stroke in patients with atrial fibrillation
3. Discuss new cardiac device technologies available for prevention of sudden cardiac death and treatment of congestive heart failure
Registration fee is waived for CVI Residents and Fellows. Please contact the Brown CME Office to register CME@Brown.edu
The Alpert Medical School designates this educational activity for a maximum of 6.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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