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 cholesterol treatment guidelines, mitral valve and aortic valve surgery options and indications, interventional cardiology, atrial fibrillation, diabetes management, palliative care and so much more.
Friday, May 9, 2014
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.
Cardiologists, internists, family practitioners, endocrinologists, cardiac surgeons, electrophysiologists, emergency physicians, nurses and other healthcare professionals.
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
|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 independent educational grants from Abbott Vascular, Astra Zeneca, Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals, Biosense Webster, Bristol-Myers Squibb & Pfizer, Ethicon, Gilead, Ikaria, Medtronic and St. Jude Medical.