Schedule

Day 1 – Thursday December, 12

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4:00 - 8:00 pm

Registration

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6:00 - 9:00 pm

Welcome Reception

Day 2 – Friday December, 13

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7:00 - 8:00 am

Registration and Breakfast

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8:00 - 8:10 am

Welcome Address: A Call to Action

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8:10 - 9:50 am

The Past and Present of Cardiac Transplantation

  • Plenary: Cardiac Transplantation in 2019: Real World Experience (Josef Stehlik, University of Utah)
  • A National Resource: Ethical Distribution of Deceased Donor Organs
  • Can the Number of Organ Donors Be Increased?
  • Transplantation Beyond Deceased Donors
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9:50 - 10:20 am

Break and Exhibits

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10:20 am-12:15 pm

Patient-Centered Care in Heart Failure

  • Case Presentation with Panel
  • Case Discussion
  • PROs in Heart Failure: What Matters to Patients
  • PROs in Action: Depression After Life Saving Cardiac Treatments
  • Patient Centered Shared Decision Making with ICDs with Panel
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12:15 pm-1:15 pm

Lunch and Exhibits

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1:15 - 3:00 pm

Timely Updates in Heart Failure

  • Acute Myocarditis: Diagnosis and Management
  • Weaning from Temporary Support Devices
  • Remote Monitoring: Moving Beyond Daily Weights
  • Turned Down for Advanced Therapies: Now What?
  • Quiz the Cardiologists: Case Presenters and 3 Teams of Cardiologists
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3:00 - 3:30 pm

Break and Exhibits

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3:30 - 5:00 pm

Great Debates in Cardiology

  • Ischemic Evaluation for New Heart Failure
    • Invasive Coronary Angiogram
    • Noninvasive Imaging Test
  • Heart Failure Medication Management
    • Beta Blockers
    • ARNI
  • MitraClip
    • Medical Management and Delayed Assesment
    • Early Intervention
  • Non-Functional ICD Lead
    • Get ‘Er Out
    • Leave ‘Er In
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3:30 - 5:00 pm

Cardiovascular Team Workshop

  • Team Based Cardiac Critical Care
  • Updates in LVAD Therapy
  • Innovative Strategies: Transitions of Care for Heart Failure
  • Heart Failure with Recovered Ejection Fraction
  • Using IT and Quality Measures to Improve Care
  • Robotic Surgery
  • Case-Based Panel Discussion: Case Presenter and Panelists
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6:00 - 9:00 pm

Reception at PLAY

Day 3 – Saturday December, 14

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8:00am - 9:30am

Healthcare Reform – interactive national panel of experts

  • Updates from the American College of Cardiology, Colorado Chapter
  • American College of Cardiology: Achieving the Quadruple Aim 
  • ACC Advocacy and MedAxiom Update
  • Primary Prevention in 2019: Guidelines Updates
  • Legislation in Colorado: HealthCare Reform 2020
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10:00am - 12:00pm

Cardiovascular Practice Management

  • Lipids: REDUCE-IT Debate
  • Adult Congenital Heart Disease: oes an Adult Cardiologist Really Need to Care
  • data & Quality: Case Studies in EHR-Driven Improvement
  • Does Appropriate Equate to Actual Necessity in Cardiac Imaging
  • Future of Cardiovascular Medical Education
  • All You Need to Know About Maintaining Board Certification
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10:00am - 12:00pm

Cardiovascular Team Workshop

  • Women and Cardiovascular Disease
  • Acute MI Cardiogenic Shock – Joining the National Initiative to Improve Patient Outcomes
  • Infiltrative Cardiomyopathy
  • CBD and CVD

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