The 50th Annual Samuel D Plotkin 2021 Cardiovascular Symposium

Holyoke, MA US
September 21, 2021

Date & Location:

Tuesday, September 21, 2021

Goal:

The goal of this educational activity is to provide an update on the diagnosis and management of common mental health issues presenting to clinicians in the primary care setting.

Provided by:

Baystate Heart & Vascular Program and Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education

Target Audience

This course is designed for cardiologists, hospitalists, primary care physicians, physician assistants, emergency medicine physicians, nurse practitioners, nurses and cardiovascular technologist.

Learning Objectives

 

  • Describe quality metric in cardiovascular care
  • Describe the value of humanities in the practice of medicine
  • Comprehend the connection between present and the past in medicine
  • Discuss the connection between an operation and a musical score
  • Describe historical classifications of Aortic Dissections: DeBakey vs Stanford
  • Describe historical treatment options
  • Describe current treatment options: Medical and Surgical
  • Discuss indications for Surgical Repair
  • Describe what are the stage of AKI
  • Explain what is the long term sequellae
  • Identify what are potential preventative techniques following cardiac surgery
  •  Discuss how can we use biomarkers to reduce AKI
  • Review tools for assessment of stroke and bleeding risk in patients with atrial fibrillation
  • Discuss anticoagulation therapy for stroke prevention in atrial fibrillation
  • Evaluate appropriateness of left atrial appendage closure in patients with contraindications to anticoagulation
  • Discuss the role of Shared Decision-Making in patient-centered communication
  • Perform the steps of effective Shared Decision-Making
  • Discuss the nuances of SDM in different settings
  • Discuss clinical selection for LAAO closure
  • Explain Anatomical selection
  • Discuss the basics of heart failure and how congestion plays a role in the disease process
  • Analyze how CardioMEMS can help manage congestion, improve quality of life, and reduce hospitalizations
  • Discuss the presentation, classification and treatment of ascending aortic dissections
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 6.00 AAPA Category 1 CME credit
    Baystate Health has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 6.00 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PA’s should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.
  • 6.00 ACPE Contact Hours
  • 6.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 6.00 ANCC Contact Hours
  • 6.00 BCIPE Instructional Hours
Course opens: 
07/16/2021
Course expires: 
12/31/2021
Event starts: 
09/21/2021 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
09/21/2021 - 4:30pm
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
0

 

The 50th Annual Samuel D. Plotkin 2021 Cardiovascular Symposium
Topics and Speakers:
7:30  Registration, Breakfast and Exhibits 
8:00  Welcome SpeechAaron Kugelmass MD, Ashquel Islam MD, Leeor Jaffe MD
8:15  Perfecting Care 2021Kevin Lobdell MD
9:05  Where We’ve Been, Where We are and Where We Are Going:  Ascending Aortic DissectionsAnthony Rousou MD
    Descending Aortic DissectionsYiMing Ching MD 
   Aortic DissectionYiMing Ching MD & Anthony Rousou MD
10:05  Morning Break and Vendor Exhibits 
10:30  "Acute Kidney Injury Should be a 'never event' following Cardiac Surgery"Daniel Engelman MD
11:00  Moderated Q & A
11:15  Heart Failure and CardioMEMS:  Latest Advances to Improve Patient CareLeeor Jaffe MD & Gregory Giugliano MD
 11:45  Moderated Q & A 
12:00  Lunch and Exhibits 
1:05  Therapeutic Interventions for Stroke Prevention in Atrial FibrillationBrian Wasserman MD
1:35  Moderated Q & A 
1:50  The Role of Left Atrial Appendage Closure in Atrial Fibrillation PatientAmire Lotfi MD
2:20  Moderated Q & A 
2:30  Afternoon Break and End of Exhibits 
2:50  Of the Billroths and Beethovens:  The Intersection of Humanities and ScienceS. Amjad Hussain MD
3:50  Shared Decision-Making:  Essential Skill or Jedi Mind Trick?Elizabeth Schoenfeld MD
4:20  Moderated Q & A 
4:30  Conference Adjourn
   
Attendees should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
   

 

Faculty Disclosure

The design and content of Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education (CE) activities support quality improvement in healthcare and provide fair and balanced views of therapeutic options. Faculty or planner conflicts of interest are resolved before the educational activity. 

Daniel Engelman, MD indicates Other, e.g. royalty, honoraria, employee with the Edwards Devise Safety Monitoring Board.

Kevin W. Lobdell, MD indicates Consultant with Medtronic, Inc. Quality Consultant, Abiomed, Inc. Steering Committee and Grant/Research Support with Perfect Caze Grant – The Duke Endowment

Log Cabin Banquet & Meeting House
500 Easthampton Road
Holyoke, MA 01040
United States

Meeting Room temperatures will fluctuate. 

Program Director
Ashequ Islam, MD, MPH, FACE, FSCAI
Professor of Medicine
Tufts University School of Medicine & UMASS Medical School - Baystate
Director, Interventional Cardiology Fellowship and Heat Disease Programs
Director, Heart & Vascular Program Strategy
Baystate Medical Center

YiMing Avery Ching, MD*
Assistant Professor
UMASS Medical School –Baystate
Vascular Surgeon
Baystate Medical Center

Daniel Engelman, MD
Professor of Surgery
UMASS Medical School – Baystate
Baystate Medical Center

Gregory R. Giugliano, MD*
Associate Professor of Medicine
UMASS Medical School – Baystate
Director, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory
Baystate Medical Center

S. Amjad Hussain, MD*
Emeritus Professor of Cardiovascular Surgery
Emeritus Professor Humanities
University of Toledo

Aaron Kugelmass, MD*
Professor of Medicine
UMASS Medical School – Baystate
Chief, Cardiology, H&V
Baystate Health

Leeor Jaffe, MD*
Cardiologist
Baystate Medical Center

Kevin Lobdell, MD
Atrium Health Professor
System Director
Atrium Health

Amir Lotfi, MD, FRCPC, FSCAI*
Associate Professor of Medicine
Tufts University School of Medicine
Associate Chief, Cardiology Division
Medical Director, Inpatient Heart & Vascular
Medical Director, Regional MI Program
Baystate Medical Center

Anthony Rousou, MD*
Assistant Professor of Surgery
UMASS Medical School – Baystate
Cardiac Surgeon
Baystate Health

Elizabeth Schoenfeld, MD, MS*
Assistant Professor
Department of Emergency Medicine
UMASS Medical School – Baystate
Institute for Healthcare Delivery and Population Science
Baystate Medical Center

Brian Wasserman, MD, MSCI*
Cardiologist
Baystate Medical Practice


Faculty Disclosure

The design and content of Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education ( CE ) activities support quality improvement in healthcare and provide fair and balanced views of therapeutic options.  Faculty or planner conflicts of interest are resolved before the educational activity.

Faculty and planners marked with an * have no commercial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling or distributing health care goods and services consumed by, or used on, patients. 

Daniel Engelman, MD indicates Other, e.g. royalty, honoraria, employee with the Edwards Devise Safety Monitoring Board.

Kevin W. Lobdell, MD indicates Consultant with Medtronic, Inc. Quality Consultant, Abiomed, Inc. Steering Committee and Grant/Research Support with Perfect Caze Grant – The Duke Endowment

 

In support of improving patient care, Baystate Health is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Available Credit

  • 6.00 AAPA Category 1 CME credit
    Baystate Health has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 6.00 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PA’s should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.
  • 6.00 ACPE Contact Hours
  • 6.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 6.00 ANCC Contact Hours
  • 6.00 BCIPE Instructional Hours

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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Please Note:
  • Each participant must register themselves for the program.
In order to receive CREDIT, the evaluation must be completed by:Fri, 12/31/2021 - 11:30pm

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Cancellation:
If you must cancel, telephone Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education at 413-322-4242 and follow your call with a written/email request.  All cancellations will incur a $25.00 fee.  Please note that we cannot refund cancellations received less than two weeks (10 business days) before the program date.

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