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46th Annual Cardiology Teaching Day

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46th Annual Cardiology Teaching Day
Wednesday, October 19, 2016 | 7:30AM-4:00PM
The Grandview, 176 Rinaldi Blvd., Poughkeepsie, NY 12601







Program Schedule
This is a working agenda, it may change drastically between now and October 19, 2016

7:30am – 8:00am –          REGISTRATION
8:00am – 8:05am –          Introduction
                  – David Weinreich, MD,FACC, Educational Director,The Heart Center

8:05am – 9:05am –    What's New in Electrophysiology Technology
                    Steven L Zweibel, MD, FACC;FHRS;CCDS, Electrophysiologist, Hartford Hospital, Hartford CT

9:05am – 10:05am –  New Cholesterol Lowering Agents: Focus on PCSK9 Inhibitors
                                       – Daniel O'Dea, MD,FACC, Cardiologist, The Heart Center

10:05am – 10:20am –      BREAK

10:20am – 10:50am –     Cath Case Presentations
                                       – Simon Gorwara, MD, FACC Cardiologist, The Heart Center

10:50am – 11:20pm –      Interesting Cases in Cardovascular CT          
                                       – Kamran Haleem, MD, FACC, Cardiologist, The Heart Center

11:20am - 11:50pm -         Advances in Cardiac Surgery
                                      - Rohit Shahani, MD, Cardiothoracic Surgeon, Vassar                                                 Brothers Medical Center

11:50pm – 12:50pm –        LUNCH

12:50pm – 1:00pm –         CardioMEMSTM : A Patient's Perspective

1:00pm – 2:00pm –          Community Experience with CardioMEMSTM  for                                                  Treatment of Heart Failure

                                      – James Lyons, MD, FACC, Cardiologist, The Heart Center

2:00pm – 3:00pm –         Structual Heart Disease
                                      – M. Zubair Jafar, MD, FACC, Cardiologist, The Heart Center

3:00pm – 4:00pm –          Mitral Clip Procedures
                                      - Augustin Delago, MD, FACC, FSCAI, Capital Cardiology Associates


VBMC Nurses must also submit RTA





















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