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CARDIO SYMPOSIUM

Cardiology Symposium

To Support the Vision of the
Melanie & Richard Lundquist Cardiovascular Institute

Please join us to hear from nationally renowned leaders in cardiovascular disease about latest developments in mitral valve and aortic valve surgery options and indications, interventional cardiology, syncope, pre-operative cardiac clearance for non-cardiac surgery, diabetes management, exercise benefits and so much more.

Friday, May 8, 2015

Torrance Memorial Medical Center, Torrance, CA
7:00 AM Registration, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Symposium

For physicians and healthcare professionals only

Statement of Need

Cardiovascular disease remains the leading cause of death worldwide and recognizing patients at risk is the key to early interventions and decreased morbidity and mortality. This symposium is designed to provide health care professionals with evidence-based diagnostic and mangement skills to improve helath care outcomes and quality of life for patients with cardiovascular and metabolic risk factors.

Target Audience

Cardiologists, internists, family practitioners, endocrinologists, cardiac surgeons, electrophysiologists, emergency physicians, nurses and other healthcare professionals.

Educational Objectives

Upon completion of this program participants should be able to:

  • Identify patients at risk for cardiovascular disease
  • Be aware of cultrual disparities associated with cardiovascular disease risk, including ethnicity, age, gender and smoking
  • Select appropriate diagnostic tools and therapeutic options
  • Improve patient care outcomes and quality of life
  • Describe ways to prevent cardiovascular disease

Registration

Will be available beginning February 1, 2015

Heart Month
Special Discount
February 2015

Beginning
March 1, 2015

Torrance Memorial & Keck USC Physicians, Nurses, Employees $50.00 $100
Non-Torrance Memorial Physicians, Nurses & Healthcare Professionals $75.00 $150

All participants must register and pay appropriate fee. Limited registration at the door. A full refund will be given if this activity is cancelled. No refund will be given if participant cancels within 48 hours of the activity. Cancellations prior to 48 hours will receive a refund minus a $20 processing fee. To register online click on "Register" button. To register by phone please call 310-517-4711.

Endorsement

American college of cardiology
Endorsed by the American College of Cardiology

Commercial Support Acknowledgement

This activity is supported by independent educational grants from Abbott Vascular, Gilead, Medtronic Coronary & Diabetes Divisions and St. Jude Medical.

For More Information

Anita Klecker
Health Sciences Librarian
CME Coordinator

310-517-4720