Cardiology for the Primary Care Provider Conference at Salishan Lodge

Scenic photo of the ocean with rocks and trees

44th Annual: Oct. 28-30, 2022

Course objectives

This annual course is designed to provide education on state-of-the-art evaluation and management of patients with (or at risk of) cardiovascular disease.

Educational formats include didactic lectures, interactive small group sessions, case-based learning, and an ECG round table.

For more information:

KCVI CME Office
kcvicme@ohsu.edu

Who should attend?

  • Family physicians
  • Internists
  • Naturopaths
  • Nurses
  • Nurse practitioners
  • Physician assistants

Salishan Coastal Lodge
Gleneden Beach, OR 97388

Accreditation: Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit: OHSU School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 13.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM.  Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This Live activity, 44th Annual Salishan Conference: Cardiology for the Primary Care Provider, with a beginning date of 10/28/2022, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 13.00 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Day 1

  • 8 a.m.: Registration and breakfast
  • 9 a.m.: Welcome
  • 9:15 a.m.: COVID cardiovascular update: Where are we in 2022? Sean Robinson, M.D., CAQSM
  • 9:45 a.m.: Q&A
  • 10 a.m.: HFpEF: A heart failure cardiologist’s perspective: Conrad Macon, M.D.
  • 10:30 a.m.: Q&A
  • 10:45 a.m.: Break
  • 11 a.m.: What to do about a concerning family history: Benjamin Levin, M.D.
  • 11:30 a.m.: Q&A
  • 11:45 a.m.: Thick hearts rapid fire: More than just hypertension: Reyhaneh Akhavein, M.D.; Conrad Macon, M.D.; Benjamin Levin, M.D.
  • 12:45 p.m.: Lunch
  • 2 p.m.: Common cardiovascular medications: Pearls and pitfalls: Bruce Warden, PharmD
  • 2:30 a.m.: Q&A
  • 2:45 p.m.: Cardiovascular pharmacology rapid fire: Aspirin, PCSK9 inhibitors, SGLT2i / GLPa, DOACs: Hongya Chen, PharmD; Bruce Warden, PharmD
  • 3:45 p.m.: Break
  • 4:50 p.m.: Dinner
  • 5 p.m.: Epigenetic roots of cardiovascular disease: Future opportunities for precise treatment: Kent Thornburg, Ph.D.
  • 5:45 p.m.: Q&A
  • 6 p.m.: Adjourn

Day 2

  • 8 a.m.: Welcome
  • 8:15 a.m.: ECG round table: Babak Nazer, M.D.
  • 8:45 a.m.: Q&A
  • 9 a.m.: The aorta is dilated: What next? Lidija McGrath, M.D.
  • 9:30 a.m.: Q&A
  • 9:45 a.m.: Consults and coffee
  • 10:15 a.m.: Update on chest pain guidelines: A case-based approach: Reyhaneh Akhavein, M.D.
  • 10:45 a.m.: Q&A
  • 11 a.m.: All about exercise: Rapid fire: Lidija McGrath, M.D.; Sean Robinson, M.D., CAQSM; Saket Sanghai, M.D., FACC
  • Noon: Q&A
  • 12:15 p.m.: Adjourn

Day 3

  • 8 a.m.: Welcome
  • 8:15 a.m.: Tips and tricks for outpatient management of HF: Jayne Mitchell, ANP-BC, CHFN
  • 8:45 a.m.: Q&A
  • 9 a.m.: Ultra-processed foods vs. unprocessed foods: Cardiovascular implications: Tracy Severson, RD
  • 9:30 a.m.: Q&A
  • 9:45 a.m.: Consults and coffee
  • 10:15 a.m.: Heart disease in women: Special considerations: Nandita Gupta, M.D., M.B.A., FACC
  • 10:45 a.m.: Q&A
  • 11 a.m.: Common cardiovascular conditions in the young: IST, POTS, VVS: Babak Nazer, M.D.; Abigail Khan, M.D., MSCE; Saket Sanghai, M.D., FACC
  • Noon: Q&A
  • 12:15 p.m.: Adjourn