These independent CME activities are supported by educational grants from Celgene Corporation and Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation.



   The Art & Science
   of Heart Failure
   Management
  1. Course List
Chair
faculty image
James E. Udelson, MD
  • Chief, Division of Cardiology
  • Director, Nuclear Cardiology Laboratory
  • Co-Director, Heart Failure and Cardiac Transplant Center
  • Co-Director, Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Center
  • Department of Medicine/Division of Cardiology
  • Tufts-New England Medical Center
  • Boston, Massachusetts
  • The Art & Science of Heart Failure Management 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 heart failure management. 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 2017, the Heart Failure Society of America (HFSA) 21st Annual Scientific Meeting, the American Heart Association (AHA) Scientific Sessions, and the American College of cardiology's (ACC) 67th Annual Scientific Sessions & Expo and poster presentations from the Heart Failure Society of America (HFSA) 21st Annual Scientific Meeting and the American College of cardiology's (ACC) 67th Annual Scientific Sessions & Expo.
  • Review and assess the latest clinical trial and patient data, and their implications for guiding management decisions in treating patients with heart failure
  • Apply current best practices and evidence-based guidelines in the management of heart failure to provide optimal patient outcomes
  • Target Audience

    This series of activities is designed for cardiology specialists, internal medicine and primary care physicians, and other clinicians 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 an interactive case on current management strategies on the most up-to-date evidence-based medicine and clinical trial results in heart failure management.