To Support the Vision of the Lundquist Lurie Cardiovascular Institute

This symposium is presented in collaboration with Torrance Memorial's Medical Staff and Advanced Practice Nurse Council.

For Physicians and Healthcare Professionals Only.

Friday, April 5, 2018

7:00 AM Registration
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Symposium

Torrance Memorial Medical Center
Hoffman Health Conference Center
3315 Medical Center Drive, Torrance, CA 90505

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. Please join us to hear Marc Gillinov, M.D., Paul Teirstein, M.D., Michelle Kittleson, M.D., and other nationally renowned leaders in cardiovascular and metabolic diseases provide evidence-based information about new treatment guidelines and advancements in heart failure, cardiometabolic disorders/diabetes, valvular disease and coronary artery disease.

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 cultural disparities associated with cardiovascular disease risk, including ethnicity, age, gender & smoking
  • Select appropriate diagnostic tools & therapeutic options
  • Improve patient care outcomes & quality of life
  • Describe ways to prevent cardiovascular disease

Registration Begins February 1, 2019


Heart Month Special Discount
February 2019

Beginning
March 1, 2019

Torrance Memorial & Cedars-Sinai Physicians, Nurses, & Employees $75 $125
Non-Torrance Memorial Physicians, Nurses & Healthcare Professionals

$100

$150

SOLD OUT

Fees include lectures, continental breakfast, lunch, snacks and syllabus. Pre-registration is required. 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. For more details, call 310-891-6726.

CME Credits

Torrance Memorial Medical Center is accredited by the Institute for Medical Quality/California Medical Association (IMQ/CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Torrance Memorial Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 8 AMA PRA Category I CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CEU Credits

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 300, for 8 contact hours.

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.

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