Session date: 
Wednesday, June 13, 2018 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Location: 
Medical College of Wisconsin
8701 W Watertown Plank Road
Conference room HRC H1210/H1230/H1250
Milwaukee, WI 53226
United States
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.

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Program Description: 

Cardiac catheterization conference is designed to provide the participants with a review of invasive and interventional cardiovascular skills and disease states as well as providing up to date knowledge in the current practice of interventional cardiology.

Topics are identified through:

  1. Departmental meetings and quality review
  2. Morbidity and mortality conferences
  3. Cardiac Catheterization monthly Quality meeting
  4. Institutional review and comparison with benchmark data the NCDR.The National Cardiovascular Data Registry (NCDR) is the ACC’s suite of cardiovascular data registries helping hospitals and private practices measure and improve the quality of care they provide.
Accreditation Statement
The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians
 
Designation of Credit Statement
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity
 
Hours of  Participation for Allied Health Professionals
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 1.0 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.
Target audience: 
  • Faculty Cardiologists
  • Cardiology Fellows
  • Ancillary Staff (PA’s, NP’s)
Learning objectives: 
  • To understand the applicable anatomy, physiology, and pathology of the invasive/interventional practice of cardiovascular medicine.
  • To identify the application of established guidelines and appropriate use criteria pertaining to invasive and interventional cardiology.
  • To learn cost effective and system based improvement care in invasive and interventional cardiology.
  • To fully understand and execute safe operations within an environment of radiation and infectious risk.
Faculty & credentials: 
Planning Committee:
 
Panayotis Fasseas, MD
Manu Kaushik, MD
Peter Mason, MD
 
Presenter(s):
 
George Vetrovec, MD
 
All persons in control of content have NO relevant financial relationshps to disclose with the exception of: 
 
NameCompanyRole
George Vetrovec, MDMerck, Abiomed, FDAConsultant, Committee Member
 
All persons in control of content have NO relevant financial relationships to disclose with the exception of the following and in accordance with the ACCME® standards for Commercial Support Number 6, these relationships were reviewed via the MCW conflict of interest resolution process and resolved.
 

CME Coordinator Contact Information

Name: 
Arianna Schmidt
Phone number: 
+1 (414) 955-6990