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UBC CPD: 18th Hot Topics in Cardiology

February 26 @ 8:00 am - 5:20 pm

We are back! The 18th Hot Topics in Cardiology Virtual Conference, hosted by the UBC Division of Cardiology, brings together experts in the field to provide updates and review cardiology topics of interest to the busy practitioner. Topics include imaging for stable chest pain, prescribing exercise for cardiac patients, environmental cardiology, women’s heart health, pregnancy and cardiac disease plus more!
AGENDA
8:00-8:10 Introduction and Welcome | Dr. Krish Ramanathan
8:10-8:35 Imaging for Stable Chest Pain | Dr. Jonathon Leipsic
8:35-9:00 New Lipid Thresholds | Dr. G.B. John Mancini
9:00-9:25 Contemporary Management of Hypertension | Dr. Nadia Khan
9:25-9:45 Common Questions from the RACE Line | Dr. Victor F. Huckell
9:45-10:10 Integrating the ECHO Report | Dr. Teresa Tsang
10:10-10:15 Morning Report #1
10:15-10:30 BREAK
10:30-10:55 4/5/6 of Heart Failure | Dr. Brian Clarke
10:55-11:20 Prescribing Exercise for Cardiac Patients | Dr. Carolyn Taylor
11:20-11:45 Treating Heart Failure with Preserved and Mildly Reduced EF: A New Hope | Dr. Michael Diamant
11:45-12:05 Environmental Cardiology | Dr. Matthew Bennett
12:05-12:10 Morning Report #2
12:10-13:00 LUNCH
13:00-13:25 Top 5 Cardiology Trials in 2021/22 |Dr. Kenneth Gin
13:25-13:50 Addressing Obesity | Dr. Ali Zentner
13:50-14:15 Translating 2021 AF Guidelines into Practice | Dr. Jason Andrade
14:15-14:40 ASCVD: Residual Risk Management | Dr. Christopher Fordyce
14:40-15:05 Transcatheter Solutions for Mitral & Tricuspid Regurgitation | Dr. Rob Boone
15:05-15:10 Afternoon Report #1
15:10-15:25 BREAK
15:25-15:45 Women’s Heart Health | Dr. Tara Sedlak
15:45-16:05 Cardio-Obstetrics: Everything a General Cardiologist Needs to Know | Dr. Jasmine Grewal
16:05-16:25 Indigenous Heart Health | Dr. Miles Marchand
16:25-16:45 Dealing with Adverse Medical Events |Dr. Victor F. Huckell
16:45-17:05 Cardiology Crystal Ball | Dr. Krish Ramanathan
17:05-17:10 0:05:00 5 mins Afternoon Report #2
17:10-17:20 Closing remarks | Dr. Krish Ramanathan

Target Audience: family physicians, internists, cardiologists, nurse practitioners, nurses, residents & students.
Up to 8.0 Mainpro+/MOC Section 1 credits

More information: https://ubccpd.ca | cpd.info@ubc.ca.