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Annual Cardiovascular Symposium 2019

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to

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Four Points by Sheraton
285 King St., E., Kingston, Ontario, K7L3B1, Canada
Fee: $200.00 (Base Price)
Registration for this program has closed.

*Online registration is now closed.  If you are interested in attending the Annual Cardiovascular Symposium you are welcome to register at the door on Friday.

This program was developed in consultation with local primary care physicians. Cardiac care providers will review the newest strategies and discuss the most up-to-date guidelines to enable the primary healthcare professional to optimize care for their patients living with cardiac disease. The participant will more accurately interpret ECGs, more confidently adjust medications for their cardiac patients, and better understand the testing and procedures available through the KHSC cardiac program.

Pricing:

-$200 for Physicians

-$100 for Allied Health Professionals including but not limited to: RN, RN(EC), PA, Pharmacist, dietitians, physiotherapists, social workers (etc.)

-Free for Residents and Students

Credits:
This Group Learning program meets the certification criteria of the College of Family Physicians of Canada and has been certified by Queen’s University for up to 5.5 Mainpro+ credits. This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification program of The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and is approved by the Office of Continuing Professional Development, Queen’s University. You may claim a maximum of 5.5 hours.

*In an effort to switch to a “less paper” program, the presentations will be available online under the program in your Program Centre account rather than being printed. 

Registration & Continental Breakfast

Welcome

Cathy McLellan, MD, FRCPC, Asst. Prof., Dept. of Medicine, Chair, Div. of Cardiology, Queens Univ., Cardiac Program Medical Director KHSC

Advice for Choosing Stress Tests

Samir Hazra, MD, FRCPC, Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Queen's University

Coronary CT - Who & How?

Dominique DaBreo, MD, FRCPC, Assistant Professor, Department of Radiology, Division of Cardiothoracic Radiology, Queen's University
Raveen Pal, MD, FRCPC, Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Queen’s University

New Medications in Heart Function Clinic

Wendy Earle, NP, MScN, CCN(C), Nurse Practitioner, Heart Failure Clinic, Hotel Dieu Hospital,

Mitral Valve Program

Wael Abuzeid, MD, FRCPC, Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Queen's University
Gianluigi Bisleri, MD, Associate Professor, Department of Surgery, Queen's University, Clinic-scientist, KGH Research Institute, Kingston

Nutrition Break & Networking

Heart Rate Monitoring - Holter, Loops, Watches

Sanoj Mathew Chacko, MD, Director-Cardiac EP Fellowship Program

PFO Closure & Stroke

Joseph Abunassar, MD, FRCPC, Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Queen's University

Atrial Fibrillation - Time For an Ablation?

Andres Enriquez, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Queen's University

The Cardiovascular Effect of Cannabis Viewed Through a Public Health Lens

Chris Simpson, MD, FRCPC, FACC, FHRS, FCCS, FCAHS, Prof, HRS. Vice-Dean, School of Medicine, Medical Director SEAMO

Lunch & Networking

Mixing Medications and QT Intervals

Sanoj Mathew Chacko, MD, Director-Cardiac EP Fellowship Program

Asymptomatic Bundle Branch Block

Andres Enriquez, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Queen's University

NOACs and Renal Failure

Samir Hazra, MD, FRCPC, Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Queen's University

Dual of Antiplatelet Post PCI

Joseph Abunassar, MD, FRCPC, Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Queen's University

Mixing NOACs and Coronary Stents

Wael Abuzeid, MD, FRCPC, Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Queen's University

Closing Remarks

Cathy McLellan, MD, FRCPC, Asst. Prof., Dept. of Medicine, Chair, Div. of Cardiology, Queens Univ., Cardiac Program Medical Director KHSC