3rd Annual Brown Arrhythmia Symposium: Best Practices and Emerging Therapies
Friday, April 29, 2016
The Omni Orovidence Hotel
1 West Exchange Street, Providence, RI
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Brown Arrhythmia symposium program is designed to provide cardiac electrophysiologists, cardiologists, cardiovascular surgeons, internists and associated professionals with a state-of-the-art update on the clinical diagnosis, evaluation and management of cardiac rhythm disorders.
Attendees of the symposium will gain an understanding of novel molecular diagnostics for risk stratification of sudden cardiac death as well as new therapies in cardiac ablation, surgical therapies, and cardiac device management for patients with congestive heart failure, atrial fibrillation and ventricular tachycardia.
Specialized content has been specifically designed for associated professionals and advanced practitioners involved in the management of patients with cardiac rhythm disorders. The program will uniquely highlight clinical controversies in a clinical case format.
This year’s program features expert faculty affiliated with Lifespan’s Cardiovascular Institute, the Warren Alpert School of Medicine, Brown University, Mayo Clinic, and University of California, San Francisco.
Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Pharmacists, Nurses, Residents & Fellows specializingin Anesthesiology, Cardiac Surgery, Cardiology, Electrophysiology, Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, and Primary Care.
At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Identify novel strategies for risk stratification of sudden cardiac death
- Discuss new cardiac device technologies available for treatment of patients with congestive heart failure
- Identify indications for ablation therapy for patients with atrial fibrillation and ventricular tachycardia
- Identify new therapies for prevention of thromboembolic stroke in patients with atrial fibrillation
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for ContinuingMedical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and the Cardiovascular Institute of Rhode Island Hospital and The MiriamHospital. The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Physicians: The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Physician Assistants/Nurse Practitioners: Participantswill receive a Certificate of Attendance stating thisprogram is designated for 6.25 hours AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. This credit is accepted by the AAPA and AANP.
Nurses: This activity has been submitted to Northeast Multi-State Division (NE-MSD) for approval toward nursing contact hours. Northeast Multistate Division (NE-MSD) is accredited as an approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
Conference registration fee includes: Breakfast, lunch, complimentary valet parking and access to an online syllabus.
Before March 29
$100.00 Other Healthcare Professionals
$75.00 Residents and Fellows
After March 29
$125.00 Other Healthcare Professionals
$100.00 Residents and Fellows
Please notify the Brown CME Office in writing at least two weeks prior to
the conference to request reasonable accommodations.
Jointly Sponsored By:
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and the Cardiovascular Institute of Rhode Island Hospital and The Miriam Hospital