To Support the Vision of the
Melanie & Richard Lundquist Cardiovascular Institute
This symposium is presented in collaboration with Torrance Memorial's
Medical Staff and Advanced Practice Nurse Council.
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 management skills
to improve health care outcomes and quality of life for patients with
cardiovascular and metabolic risk factors.
Cardiologists, internists, family practitioners, endocrinologists, cardiac
surgeons, electrophysiologists, emergency physicians, nurses and other
Upon completion of this program participants should be able to:
- Identify patients at risk for cardiovascular disease
- Be aware of cultural 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
March 1, 2015
|Torrance Memorial & Keck USC Physicians, Nurses, Employees
|Non-Torrance Memorial Physicians, Nurses & Healthcare Professionals
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.
Endorsed by the American College of Cardiology
Commercial Support Acknowledgement
This activity is supported by educational grants from Abbott Vascular,
Boston Scientific, Bristol-Myers Squibb & Pfizer, Gilead, Janssen
Scientific Affairs, LLC, Medtronic Coronary & Diabetes Divisions,
St. Jude Medical and Thoratec.