Cardiology for the Primary Care Provider
November 2, 2018 - November 4, 2018Register Now
This 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.
Location and accommodations
The course will be held at Salishan Lodge at Gleneden Beach on the Oregon coast. The Lodge features amenities such as an 18-hole golf course, a luxurious spa, tennis center, gym, sauna and an indoor pool for your enjoyment, along with a selection of fine restaurants and other coastal-area attractions.
For hotel reservations, please call the Salishan Spa & Golf Resort at 1-800-452-2300.
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November 2, 2018
7:00 a.m. Registration and Breakfast
8:00 a.m. Welcome and Introduction, Babak Nazer, M.D.
8:15 a.m. Current Lipid Guidelines, Cezary Wojcik, M.D., Ph.D., D.S.c
9:00 a.m. Evaluation of Chest Pain in the PCP office: What is the right test and what do the results mean? Shimoli Shah, M.D.
9:45 a.m. Break
10:00 a.m. Cases in Pediatric Cardiology, Laurie Armsby, M.D.
11:00 a.m. Nutrition in Cardiovascular Disease: Facts, Fiction and Practical Strategies, Tracy Severson, R.D., L.D.
11:45 a.m. Lunch
1:00 p.m. Put Me in Coach: Screening for the Child and Adolescent Athlete, Seshadri Balaji, M.D.
1:45 p.m. Break
2:00 p.m. Interactive Break-Out Session I
- Interactice EKG Roundtable, Babak Nazer, M.D.
- Before & After the Cath Lab: What Not to Miss in your Patient's CAD Testing, Tami Atkinson, M.D.; Shimoli Shah, M.D.
- Cases in Lipid Management: A Multidiscinplinary Approach, Cezary Wojcik, M.D., Ph.D., D.S.c; Bruce Warden, Pharm. D.; Tracy Severson, R.D., L.D.
3:00 p.m. Break
3:15 p.m. Interactive Break-Out Session II
4:15 p.m. Break
5:30 p.m. Cocktail
5:45 p.m. Dinner
6:00 p.m. Keynote: Cardiology Innovations Over the Years, Joaquin Cigarroa
6:45 p.m. Adjourn
November 3, 2018
7:30 a.m. Breakfast
8:00 a.m. Stents, Valves and Afibs - Whats the Right Dapt, Tami Atkinson, M.D.
9:00 a.m. My Heart Skips a Beat: Evaluation and Management of PVCs, Babak Nazer, M.D.
9:30 a.m. Break
10:00 a.m. Cases in PAD, Enjae Jung, M.D.
11:00 a.m. Common Cardiovascular Medicine Drugs: Pearls and Pitfalls, Bruce Warden, Pharm.D.
12:00 p.m. Adjourn
November 4, 2018
7:30 a.m. Breakfast
8:00 a.m. Cardiovascular Care in the Older Adult: Pearls for your Geriatric Patient, Nick Kinder, A.G.P.C.N.P.-C.
9:00 a.m. Resistant Hypertension, Jose Rueda, M.D.
9:30 a.m. Break
10:00 a.m. Diabetic Management in the Patient with Cardiovascular Disease, Farahnaz Joarder, M.D.
11:00 a.m. Heart failure, what's new in 2018 and beyond? S. Albert Camacho, M.D.
12:00 p.m. Adjourn
Babak Nazer, M.D., Cardiac electrophysiologist;Co-Director, OHSU Multidisciplinary Ventricular Arrhythmia Program, Assistant Professor of Medicine, OHSU Knight Cardiovascular Institute
Cezary Wojcik, M.D., Ph.D., D.S.c., Assistant Professor of Medicine, OHSU Family Medicine
Shimoli Shah, M.D., Assistant Professor of Medicine, OHSU Knight Cardiovascular Institute
Bruce Warden, Pharm.D., Pharmacist, HC. Outpaitnet Pharmacy
Tracy Severson, R.D., L.D., Instructor of Medicine, OHSU Knight Cardiovascular Institute
Seshadri Balaji, M.D., Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Cardiology School of Medicine
Tami Atkinson, M.D., Assistant Professor of Medicine, OHSU Knight Cardiovascular Institute
Joaquin Cigarroa, M.D., Head of the Division of Cardiovascular MedicineProfessor of Medicine, OHSU Knight Cardiovascular Institute
Amir Azarbal, M.D., Associate Professor of Surgery, Vascular Surgery, OHSU School of Medicine
Laurie Armsby, M.D., Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Cardiology, School of Medicine
Nick Kinder, M.S.N., Instructor of Medicine, Geriatrics, OHSU School of Medicine
Jose Rueda, M.D., Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine and Director, Comprehensive Hypertension CenterAssociate Professor of Medicine, Nephrology and Hypertension, OHSU School of Medicine
Farahnaz Joarder, M.D., Assistant Professor of Medicine, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Clinical Nutrition, OHSU School of Medicine
S. Albert Camacho, M.D., Associate Professor of Medicine, OHSU Knight Cardiovascular Institute
Who should attend
Who should attend?
- Family physicians
- Nurse practitioners
- Physician assistants
Registration and credit
The conference registration fee includes continental breakfasts, Friday lunch and all course materials. Early registration is encouraged since enrollment will be limited.
To help meet administrative costs, a $35 service charge will be assessed on all refund requests received by October 1st; no refunds can be issued after that date. Should conditions warrant, the sponsors reserve the right to cancel this program with a full tuition refund.
For registration questions or more information, contact the KCVI CME Office at 503-494-7646 or email@example.com
AccreditationOregon Health & Science University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
CreditOHSU School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 13.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This Live activity, 40th Annual Salishan Conference: Cardiology for the Primary Care Provider, with a beginning date of 11/02/2018, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 13.50 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.