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.
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 & 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
March 1, 2019
|Torrance Memorial & Cedars-Sinai Physicians, Nurses, & Employees
|Non-Torrance Memorial Physicians, Nurses & Healthcare Professionals
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.
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.
Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider
Number 300, for 8 contact hours.
Endorsed by the American College of Cardiology
Commercial Support Acknowledgement
This activity is supported by independent educational grants from Abbott Vascular.