These independent CME/CE activities are supported by an educational grant from Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation.



 Cardiology Mastery in
Chronic Heart
Failure
  1. Course List
Chair
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Clyde W. Yancy, MD, MSc
  • Vice Dean, Diversity & Inclusion
  • Associate Director, Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute
  • Magerstadt Professor of Medicine
  • Chief, Division of Cardiology
  • Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Chicago, Illinois
  • Cardiology Mastery in Chronic Heart Failure is designed to provide new information based on breaking medical news, new data presented at medical meetings, and case studies on current and emerging management strategies on the most up-to-date evidence-based medicine and clinical trial results in chronic heart failure. The curriculum includes case studies at the point of care and MedPage Today meeting coverage that will report on cutting-edge news as it breaks from the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) Congress 2016 and the American Heart Association (AHA) Scientific Sessions 2016 and poster presentations from the Heart Failure Society of America (HFSA) 20th Annual Scientific Meeting.
  • Discuss new data on therapies for HFrEF, including their implications for patient selection and clinical practice.
  • Summarize recent studies and latest evidence for current best practices in reducing preventable hospital readmissions in HF.
  • Target Audience

    This series of activities is designed for cardiologists, primary care physicians, nurses, and pharmacists involved in the screening and treatment of patients with heart failure.

     

    Activity Goal

    The goal of this program is to provide new information based on breaking medical news, new data presented at medical meetings, and case studies on current and emerging management strategies on the most up-to-date evidence-based medicine and clinical trial results in heart failure.