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This course will be held again on
October 10-12, 2018.

Information contained in this site is for the 2017 program.
Information for the 2018 program coming soon.

The Comprehensive 2017 Update for Clinical Cardiology

Evaluation • Treatment • Patient Care • Procedures • Challenging Cases

This program provides a comprehensive review of state-of-the-art practices to diagnose and treat patients with cardiovascular conditions. Led by the leading clinical faculty of Harvard Medical School and the Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) Corrigan Minehan Heart Center, Update in Clinical Cardiology ensures attendees are current with recent advances in clinical cardiology and the best ways to incorporate them into daily practice to optimize patient outcomes. Coverage includes:

  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Acute Coronary Syndromes
  • Biomarkers
  • Valvular Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Ventricular Arrhythmias
  • Advanced Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Disease in the Athlete
  • Thoracic Aortic Disease
  • Adult Congenital Heart Disease
  • Heart Disease in Pregnancy
  • Cardio-Oncology
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism

 

The 2017 program offers you the opportunity to learn:

  • Important medical and procedural advances for the management of common clinical problems such as coronary artery disease, heart failure, and valvular heart disease
  • The latest transcatheter options
  • Best practices to treat patients with severe valvular disease
  • The new paradigms for care of specialized populations such as adults with congenital heart disease, cardiac patients with cancer, and athletic individuals
  • The latest concepts of diagnosis, decision making, pharmacology and therapy in the areas of ischemic heart disease, cardiac arrhythmias, and congestive heart failure

The faculty is assembled from the best clinician-educators at Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital and is designed to deliver the highest quality educational experience:

  • Teaching practical, effective clinical reasoning and approaches that enable you to practice state-of-the-art clinical cardiology
  • Allowing ample time for participants to interact with faculty and to pose and get answers to your specific questions
  • Providing the latest information in an engaging manner and clinically usable context so that you have knowledge you can “take home” and immediately apply to patient care