7th Annual Western New England Acute Cardiology Conference (Webinar Recordings)

Enrollment Note: If you have received credit for attending the October 14 live webinar, you will not be able to enroll in these lectures. 
If you wish to review the lectures, go to My account > My activities. Select the conference title, then click Take Course. In the Course Progress box, click on Presentations.


The goal of this educational activity is to support ideal cardiovascular care for our patients and the health of our community. The field of acute cardiology is rapidly changing with new and innovative treatment protocols for a wide range of conditions.

Provided by:

Baystate Medical Center Heart and Vascular and Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education

Target Audience

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

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Webinar Recording

*Alina Capatina, CCRN MSN
ACS/STEMI Program Coordinator
Baystate Medical Center

*Kevin Clark, NRP
EMS Coordinator
Baystate Medical Center

*Sean van Diepen, MD MSc
Associate Professor
Department of Critical Care Medicine and Divisions of Cardiology
Department of Medicine
University of Alberta

*Daniel Fisher, MD PhD
Professor of Medicine
Medical Director, Interventional Cardiology
UMass Memorial Medical Center
UMass Medical School

Cindy L Grines, MD MSCAI FACC
Chief Scientific Officer
Northside Hospital Cardiovascular Institute, LLC
Dr. Grines is a consultant for the Abiomed Advisory Board

Jaime Hernandez-Montfort, MD MPH
Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiologist
Cleveland Clinic Florida
Dr. Hernandez is a consultant for Abiomed and Livanova

*Nicole Hoffman, CCRN CEN
Cardiac Cath Lab RN
Baystate Medical Center

*Lloyd W Klein, MD
Clinical Professor of Medicine
University of California, San Francisco

*Kimberly Legros, BSN RN CCRN
Heart and Vascular Critical Care RN
Baystate Medical Center 

Associate Professor of Medicine
Associate Chief, Cardiology Division
Medical Director, Inpatient Heart & Vascular
Medical Director, Regional MI Program
Baystate Medical Center
Tufts University School of Medicine

*Erin Markt, Paramedic
Senior Prehospital & EMS Coordinator
Baystate Health

*Alexandra Marra, BSN CCRN EMT-B
Critical Care Transport Nurse
Baystate Medical Center 

Perwaiz Meraj, MD FACC FSCAI
Associate Professor
Interventional Cardiology
Northwell Health
Dr. Meraj receives grant & research support from Abiomed, Medtronic and Boston Scientific.

*Melody Nungaray-Ortiz, BSN RN CCRN
CVICU RN & ECMO Specialist
Banner University Medical Center
Phoenix, AZ

*Mary E O'Sullivan, BSN-BC
Cardiac Cath Lab RN
Baystate Medical Center 

Duane Pinto, MD MPH
Associate Professor of Medicine
Chief, Interventional Section
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Harvard Medical School
Dr. Pinto is a consultant for Abbott Vascular, Abiomed, Boston Scientific, Medtronic, NuPulseCV, Teleflex, Inari, receives grant & research support from Medtronic, Abiomed, Boston Scientific, HiLife, Penumbra, CSL Behring and receives author royalties from UpToDate.

*Tanveer Rab, MD FACC FSCAI
Professor of Medicine
Emory University

*Abhimanyu Saini, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Cook County Health, UI Health
Rush Hospital and Health Systems

*Avneet Singh, MD
Assistant Professor
Director of Interventional Cardiology
Northwell Health

Mark A Tidswell, MD
Associate Professor
MICU Medical Director
Baystate Medical Center
University of Massachusetts Medical School
Dr. Tidswell receives research support from Spectral Medical, Inc, RevImmume SAS, Edesa Biotech, and Beyond Air, Inc.

*Nathan Stanaway, MS NRP
Senior Manager
Mobile Care, EMS, Critical Care Transport, AHA Training Center
Baystate Health

*Demetris Yannopoulos, MD
Professor of Medicine and Emergency Medicine
Medical Director, Center for Resuscitation Medicine
MN Mobile Resuscitation Consortium
University of Minnesota Medical School


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.

None of the members of the planning committee nor faculty marked by an * have relationships with commercial  companies providing goods or services used on patients. 

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.







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Enrollment Note!  
If you have already received credit for attending the October 14th live webinar, you will not be able to enroll in these lectures. 

You may review the lectures from your record: 

  • Go to My account > My activities. 
  • Select the conference title
  • Click Take Course
  • In the Course Progress box, click Presentations.