HFWH 14th Annual Cardiology Symposium

Start Date: Wednesday, February 29 2012
End Date: Wednesday, February 29 2012
Time: 12:00pm - 3:30pm
Course Overview:
HFWH 14th Annual Cardiology Symposium
Wednesday, February 29, 2012
Program Overview:
Physicians need treatment and follow-up tips to manage heart failure patients to improve compliance, out patient monitoring, thereby preventing readmission to the hospital. At the conclusion of the meeting attendees will better understand the indications and outcomes of A-Fib using EP and other medical therapies, I.D. potential interventions to reduce the burden of disease and improve outcomes & have an improved level of knowledge regarding various treatment options.
Symposium Location:
The meeting will be held at Henry Ford Wyandotte Hospital located at 2333 Biddle Avenue in Wyandotte, MI in the Multipurpose Rooms A&B
Target Audience: Primary Care Physicians, Cardiologists, Residents, Fellows, Nursing & Ancillary personnel.
12:00 p.m.                 Lunch
12:10 p.m.                Welcome
12:15 - 1:00 p.m.      Case Studies in Cardiac Arrythmia
                                 Arfaat Khan, M.D.
                                 Henry Ford Hospital and Henry Ford Wyandotte Hospital
 1:00 - 1:45 p.m.      Reducing Readmissions in Heart Failure Patients
                                Celeste Williams, MD
                                Henry Ford Hospital
 1:45 - 2:30 p.m.      Venous Thrombosis
                                Ashish Gupta, MD
                                Henry Ford Wyandotte Hospital
 2:30 - 3:15 p.m.      New Anticoagulants for Atrial Fibrillation
                                Syed M. Jafri, MD
Accreditation Statement:
Henry Ford Health System is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing  medical education for physicians.
Designation Statement:
Henry Ford Health System designates this live activity for a maximum of 3 AMA PRA Category I Credit(s) TM.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Faculty/Planning Committee Disclosure Statement:
In compliance with the ACCME Standards for Commercial  Support, all individuals in a position to control/influence the content of this activity  are required to disclose relevant financial interests of their own or spouse or partners with any commercial interests and/or non-FDA approved use of a drug or a device that is included in the presentation. 
Registration Fee: The registration fee has been waived for this program.  All registrations will be handled on-line at www.henryford.com/cmeevents
General Information:  If you have any registration questions, please contact, Shelley L. Helton, CME Representative, at (313) 916-8354 or email: shelton1@hfhs.org
Venue: Henry Ford Wyandotte Hospital - Multipurpose Rooms A&B Wyandotte Hospital, MI
Professional Credit:
Credit Type Sponsor Credits
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) (TM) 3
Non-Physician Credit Hours 3