Agenda

7 a.m.
Registration & Breakfast
7:50 a.m.
Welcome & Introductions
Session I Preventive Cardiology 
8 a.m. 
The Challenge of Preventing Heart Disease
Sarah M. Speck, M.D., MPH
8:30 a.m.       
Update on Lipid Management for the Prevention of Atherosclerotic Disease
Bobbie Paramsothy, M.D., MS
9 a.m.        
Challenges in Hypertension Management
Elizabeth Y. Chan, M.D.
9:30 a.m.        
Nutrition and Heart Disease
Rachel E. Kay, M.S., RDN, CD
10 a.m.      
Panel Discussion with Q&A
Moderator: Joshua M. Buckler, M.D.
Panel: Elizabeth Y. Chan, M.D.; Rachel E. Kay, M.S., RDN, CD; Bobbie Paramsothy, M.D., MS; Sarah M. Speck, M.D., MPH
10:15 a.m.    
Break 
 Session II General Cardiology
10:30 a.m.
Syncope
John L. Petersen II, M.D., MHS
11 a.m.
Which Exercise Test is the Most Appropriate and Best for my Patient?
Peter J. Casterella, M.D.
11:30 a.m.
Pre-Participation Athletic Cardiac Screening
Kimberly A. Krabill, M.D.
12 p.m. 
Panel Discussion with Q&A
Moderator: John V. Olsen, M.D.
Panel: Peter J. Casterella, M.D.; Kimberly A. Krabill, M.D.; John L. Petersen II, M.D., MHS
12:15 p.m.          
Lunch (provided)
  Lunch Session Non-CME
 12:30 p.m. Speaking the Same Language: An open discussion on Primary Care/Specialists communication
Joshua M. Buckler, M.D.
R. Jeffrey Westcott, M.D.
 Session III Advanced Cardiology
1 p.m.
What’s New in the World of Systolic Heart Failure?
Debleena Dutt, M.D.
1:30 p.m. Management of Atrial Fibrillation in Primary Care
Paul P. Huang, M.D., MSc
2 p.m. 
Cardiac MRI and CT: When are these studies appropriate for my patient?
Christopher J. McGann, M.D.
2:30 p.m.
Panel Discussion with Q&A
Moderator: John L. Mignone, M.D., PhD
Panel: Paul P. Huang, M.D., MSc; Christopher J. McGann, M.D.
2:45 p.m.   
Break
 Session IV: “A Patient Walks In to Your Office…” - A Case-based, open dialogue with the Audience
3 p.m. 
Chest Pain in the Low-Risk Patient
A 40 year old marathon runner who gets chest pressure around mile 12-13

R. Jeffrey Westcott, M.D.
3:30 p.m. 
New EKG Changes in Asymptomatic Adults
A 55 year old hypertensive obese mail patient who presents for a physical with new  Q-waves on EKG

Joshua M. Buckler, M.D. 
4 p.m.     
Palpitations
A 35 year old male Amazon employee complains of palpitations while at work

O. Madalina Petrescu, M.D.
4:30 p.m.     
Diastolic Heart Failure
A 64 year old female cafeteria worker with hypertension and intermittent leg swelling has preserved ejection fraction, but diastolic dysfunction on ECHO

John L. Mignone, M.D., PhD
5 p.m.    
Adjourn