2018 North Carolina Cardiovascular Update

This educational activity will provide a refresher on treatment of cardiovascular diseases including new technologies & drug therapies. Cases will be reviewed with current treatment recommendations.

When Oct 19, 2018 12:30 PM to
Oct 20, 2018 12:00 PM
Where The William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education
Contact Name
Contact Phone 828-257-4400
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The event will also feature the 17th annual Ernest and Hazel Craige Lecture.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES
Upon completion of this educational activity, the participant will be able to:

  • Identify and integrate various state-of-the-art treatments for cardiovascular disease, including percutaneous and surgical therapies, by primary care physicians and cardiologists.
  • Review state-of-the-art diagnostic techniques and imaging options for assessing patients with cardiovascular disease.
  • Review important clinical trials in cardiology that have been completed within the past year, including but not limited to cholesterol-lowering drugs and apply information learned to daily practice.
  • The target audience for this event includes cardiologists, cardiac surgeons, internists, family  practice and primary care physicians, emergency physicians, nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants and other health professionals involved in the treatment of cardiovascular disease.

For more about this event, including registration information and a schedule of events, please click here.