Sessions on Cardiac Survival

Coral Springs, FL US
January 15, 2020

This Practical Community Pediatrics Session is Presented by
The Heart Program at Nicklaus Children's Hospital

The Practical Community Pediatrics (PCP) series was created to meet the needs of the primary care physician in the community. 

Presentations

To Screen or Not to Screen - David M. Drossner, MD

Review data that shows how coronary artery disease begins in childhood, review and justify universal lipid screening guidelines, introduce familial hypercholesterolemia

AAP Practice Guidelines for Pediatric Hypertension - James Enos, MD

Understand the new guidelines, Review diagnostic evaluations for patients with hypertension, Learn to identify patients that meet criteria for pharmacologic treatment of hypertension, and understand the pros and cons of the various medication options

Transcatheter Treatment of Cardiac Lesions - Lourdes R. Prieto, MD

Identifying common cardiac lesions that can be treated non-invasively, General overview of how common procedures are performed, Expected outcomes after transcatheter interventions

Syncope in the Pediatric and Adolescent Patient  - Courtney Wein, DO

Recognizing elements in the history and physical examination that may indicate a cardiac cause of syncope, Describing the cardiovascular evaluation for a patient who presents with syncope, Identifying patients who may benefit from a cardiology consultation and understanding the therapeutic approach to various forms of syncope

Target Audience

Primary Care Physicians, Medical Students, Sub-Specialty Physicians, Office Staff, and Community Agencies

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this session, participants should be able to:

  1. Identify common cardiac lesions that can be treated non-invasively in the current era
  2. Have a general concept of how the more common procedures are performed
  3. Know the expected outcomes after transcatheter interventions
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    Nicklaus Children’s Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Nicklaus Children's Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of AMA PRA Category Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • 2.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
01/15/2020
Course expires: 
01/15/2020
Event starts: 
01/15/2020 - 6:30pm
Event ends: 
01/15/2020 - 9:00pm
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TimeSpeakerTopic
TBADavid Drossner, MD
Pediatric and Fetal Cardiology
Director, Ambulatory Outpatient Cardiology
Title: To Screen or Not to Screen
Objectives:
  • Review data showing coronary artery disease begins in childhood
  • Review and justify universal lipid screening guidelines
  • Introduce familial hypercholesterolemia
TBAJames Enos, MD
Pediatric Cardiology
Title: AAP Practice Guidelines for Pediatric Hypertension
Objectives:
  • Understand the major updates in the new guidelines
  • Formulate an appropriate diagnostic evaluation for patients with hypertension
  • identify patients that meet criteria for pharmacologic treatment of hypertension and understand the pros/cons of various medication options
TBALourdes Prieto, MD
Pediatric and Adult Congenital Cardiology
Title: Transcatheter treatment of cardiac lesions
Objectives:
  • Identify common cardiac lesions that can be treated non-invasively in the current era
  • General overview of how the more common procedures are performed
  • Expected outcomes after transcatheter interventions
TBACourtney Wein, DO
Pediatric and Fetal Cardiology
Title: Syncope in the Pediatric and Adolescent Patient
Objectives:
  • Understand the different causes of syncope
  • Recognize the elements in the history and physical examination that may indicate a cardiac cause of syncope
  • Describe the cardiovascular evaluation for a patient who presents with syncope
  • Identify patients who may benefit from cardiology consultation and understand the therapeutic approach to various forms of syncope

 

Download the flyer for this activity here:  PCP2020-0115_Flyer.pdf

Runyon's Coral Springs
9810 West Sample Road
Coral Springs, FL 33065
United States
+1 (954) 752-2333

Established October 9, 1984, and Re-Established July 31, 2017.

Since 1984, Runyon’s restaurant of Coral Springs has been serving only the finest beef and freshest seafood, poultry, and produce available. They take tremendous pride in their service and reputation as the premier restaurant in South Florida.

Faculty Disclosure Statement: 

None of the speakers have had (in the past 12 months) any conflicts of interest to resolve or relevant financial relationships with the manufacturers of products or services that will be discussed in this CME activity or in his presentation.

All of the speakers will support this presentation and clinical recommendations with the “best available evidence” from medical literature.

Faculty/Planner Disclosure Policy:

In accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education’s Standards for Commercial Support, all planners, teachers, and authors involved in the development of CME content are required to disclose to the accredited provider their relevant financial relationships. Relevant financial relationships will be disclosed to the activity audience.

Nicklaus Children’s Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Available Credit

  • 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    Nicklaus Children’s Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Nicklaus Children's Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of AMA PRA Category Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • 2.00 Attendance
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The registration and educational portions of our Practical Community Pediatric sessions are available for free.

For those wishing to claim CME the following fees apply. You will be asked to pay at the end of the session, before claiming CME.

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Fee (per CME Hour)

NCHS Medical & Non-Medical Staff

(Including physician & non-physician employees, Geographic non-employed staff, Residents, Fellows, Emeritus, other non-medical staff )

$0.00

NCH Credentialed Staff (not hospital-based)

$15.00 / CME hour

Non-NCHS Residents or Fellows (Letter or email from program director required)

$0.00

US/Domestic Physician

$25.00  / CME hour

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