13th Annual Pulmonary Hypertension Symposium—PH 2022: The Investigation. When to Suspect, How to Detect and What Comes Next?

Oak Lawn, IL US
November 18, 2022

This symposium was designed to provide an update on topics in the field of advanced heart failure, cardiac transplantation and left ventricular assist device therapy. This conference also will educate cardiovascular disease practitioners on the latest insights into cardiogenic shock diagnosis and management along with updates in medical therapy for chronic heart failure.

This conference is being held live and virtually.

Target Audience

This activity is designed for physicians, nurses, and other health care professionals

Learning Objectives

At the end of this session, learners should be able to:

  1. Identify data supportive of achieving early diagnosis and describe the long-term impact of delayed diagnosis.
  2. Integrate diagnostic evaluation, newly available medical therapies, and strategies for implementation of early treatment for PAH patients.
  3. Distinguish between the differing ideologies of whether to treat or not to treat in combined pre and post capillary pulmonary hypertension.
  4. Summarize results of transition from parenteral to oral prostacyclin data and discuss implication for treatment considerations.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 5.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    Aurora Health Care is accredited by the Wisconsin Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Aurora Health Care designates this activity for a maximum of 5.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • 5.00 Attendance
    Attendance Credit
    • 5.00 Approved AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 5.00 Continuing Nursing Education (CE)
    Aurora Health Care is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Wisconsin Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. 5.00 contact hours have been awarded to this activity by the Wisconsin Nursing Association. To receive contact hours, participants must attend the entire activity.
  • 5.00 ABIM MOC Part II
    Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 5.00 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.
Course opens: 
10/17/2022
Course expires: 
12/31/2022
Event starts: 
11/18/2022 - 8:00am CST
Event ends: 
11/18/2022 - 1:00pm CST
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
0
Advocate Christ Medical Center
4440 W 95th St
ACMC Stein Auditorium andVirtual
Oak Lawn, IL 60453
United States

Faculty

Eric Roberts, MD, Pulmonary Hypertension Clinic, Cardiovascular & Thoracic Services, Aurora  St.Luke’s Medical Center, Milwaukee, WI

Muhyaldeen Dia, MD, FACC, FCCP, FASE, Heart Failure, LVAD, and Pulmonary Hypertension Cardiology, AMG Oak Lawn Cicero Cardiology, Advocate Christ Medical Center, Director of Pulmonary Hypertension Program, Associate Director of Fellowship Program, Associate Professor of Medicine

Christopher Sciamanna, DO FACC Advanced Heart Failure, Circulatory Support, Transplant Cardiology & Pulmonary Hypertension; Clinical Assistance Professor of Medicine, University of Chicago, Advocate Heart Institute at Advocate Christ Medical Center

Greg Macaluso, MD FACC , Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology, Heart Care Centers of Illinois, SC Cardiology, Advocate Christ Medical Center Cardiologist

Sunil Pauwaa, MD, FACC, Advanced Heart Failure, Cardio Oncology, and Pulmonary Hypertension AMG Oak Lawn Cicero Cardiology, Advocate Christ Medical Center

Nasser Zakieh, MD, FCCP, FASM, Pulmonary Hypertension Clinic, Advocate Heart Institute, Advocate Christ Medical Center

Anthony Guglielmi, MD, Medical Affairs- Medical Education, Residents III Advocate Christ Medical Center.

Nicole Hristakos, MD, Medical Affairs- Medical Education, Residents III Advocate Christ Medical Center.

Moutaz Sunbuli MD, FCCP, Pulmonary Hypertension Clinic, Advocate Heart Institute at Advocate Christ Medical Center

Valerie LaRoy, NP, Advocate Heart Institute at Advocate Christ Medical Center

Nicole Victor, NP, Advocate Heart Institute at Advocate Christ Medical Center

Patroklos Pappas, MD, Advocate Heart Institute at Advocate Christ Medical Center

Disclosure

Faculty disclosures are being reviewed and will be presented to the audience in advance of the program.

 

 

 

 

Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, Advocate Aurora Health is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Credit Statement(s)

American Medical Association (AMA) 
Advocate Aurora Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

ABIM MOC
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 5.00 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) 
Advocate Aurora Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.00 ANCC contact hours. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Available Credit

  • 5.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    Aurora Health Care is accredited by the Wisconsin Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Aurora Health Care designates this activity for a maximum of 5.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • 5.00 Attendance
    Attendance Credit
    • 5.00 Approved AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 5.00 Continuing Nursing Education (CE)
    Aurora Health Care is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Wisconsin Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. 5.00 contact hours have been awarded to this activity by the Wisconsin Nursing Association. To receive contact hours, participants must attend the entire activity.
  • 5.00 ABIM MOC Part II
    Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 5.00 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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This conference is being held live and virtually.  A link to the meeting will be provided prior to the event.

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