Target AudienceFamily Physicians, General Practice Physicians, Primary Care Providers, Internists, Cardiologists, Interventional Cardiologists, Vascular Medicine Specialists, Podiatrists, Cath Lab Technologists, Residents/Fellows, Physician Assistants, Advanced Practice Nurses, Nurses, Allied Health Professionals and Healthcare Administrators
Statement of Need/Program OverviewComprehensive Cardiac and Vascular Symposium will focus on new technologies and therapies for diagnosing and treating Multidisciplinary Evaluation and Treatment of PAD, Cardiovascular Update for the Primary Care Provider, Evolving Strategies in Amputation Prevention and a Pharmacotherapy Update.
- Summarize and implement the latest advances in technology, testing and imaging for the diagnosis and management of cardiovascular disease.
- Discuss and apply new interventional tools and therapeutic options for the treatment of valvular heart disease, coronary artery disease, heart failure and peripheral artery disease.
- Recognize and articulate the importance of peripheral artery disease diagnosis and its relationship to cardiovascular disease.
Physician Accreditation StatementThis 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 the Academy for Continued Healthcare Learning (ACHL) and New Cardiovascular Horizons Foundation (NCVH). ACHL is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Academy for Continued Healthcare Learning designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Nursing Continuing EducationThis activity has been approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 14803 for 6.25 contact hours.
American Society of Radiologic TechnologistsThis activity has been approved by ASRT for 9.25 Category A credit hours.
Fee Information and Refund/Cancellation PolicyThere is a $25 Early Bird Registration, $50 Advance Registration or $100 Onsite Registration fee for this educational activity.
Cancellation Policy: Cancellations made in writing and/or postmarked by September 22, 2017, will receive a full refund. No refunds after September 22, 2017. No refunds for "no shows."
Disclosure of Conflicts of InterestACHL requires that the faculty participating in a CME/CE activity disclose all affiliations or other financial relationships (1) with the manufacturers of any commercial product(s) and/or provider(s) of commercial services discussed in an educational presentation and (2) with any commercial supporters of the activity. All conflicts of interest have been resolved prior to this CME/CE activity.
A full listing of faculty disclosures will be provided at the meeting.
ACHL staff members, NCVH staff members, and others involved with the planning, development, and review of the content for this activity have no relevant affiliations or financial relationships to disclose.
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This educational activity was planned and produced in accordance with the ACCME Accreditation Criteria, Policies, and Standards for Commercial Support. Recommendations involving clinical medicine in a continuing medical education (CME/CE) activity must be based on evidence that is accepted within the profession of medicine as adequate justification for their indications and contraindications in the care of patients. All scientific research referred to, reported, or used in CME/CE in support or justification of a patient care recommendation must conform to the generally accepted standards of experimental design, data collection, and analysis.
This CME/CE activity might describe the off-label, investigational, or experimental use of medications that may exceed their FDA-approved labeling. Physicians should consult the current manufacturers’ prescribing information for these products. ACHL requires the speaker to disclose that a product is not labeled for the use under discussion.
Certificate InstructionsPhysical (paper) accreditation certificates will not be issued at this meeting.
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