Agenda

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  • Wednesday, August 15, 2018
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    6:00 AM  -  7:30 AM
    Registration Begins
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    Review the agenda and sign up to attend the sessions that interest you the most.

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    7:30 AM  -  8:00 AM
    Coffee & Opening Speaker
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    Grab a cup of joe and listen to a surprise guest speaker that will energize you for the day ahead.

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    8:00 AM  -  5:00 PM
    Advanced Treatment of Diabetes & its Complications

    8:00 am - 9:00 amThe Importance of Diet & Exercise
    9:00 am - 10:00 amSelf-monitored Blood Glucose
    10:00 am - 11:00 amBreak
    11:00 am - 12:00 pmType 1 Diabetes
    1:00 pm - 2:00 pmType 2 Diabetes
    2:00 pm - 3:00 pmMedications
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pmHeart & Blood Vessel Complications
    4:00 pm - 5:00 pmNerve Problems
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    8:00 AM  -  5:03 PM
    Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors

    8:00 am - 9:00 amAge, Gender & Heredity
    9:00 am - 10:00 amUse of Tobacco & its Effects on the Heart
    10:00 am - 11:00 amBreak
    11:00 am - 12:00 pmHigh Blood Cholesterol
    1:00 pm - 2:00 pmPhysical Activity
    2:00 pm - 2:30 pmObesity
    2:30 pm - 3:30 pmDiabetes
    3:30 pm - 5:00 pmStress & Alcohol
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    8:00 AM  -  5:00 PM
    Modern Treatments for Coronary Disease

    08:00 am - 9:00 amUse of Aspirin
    9:00 am - 10:00 amBeta-Blockers
    10:00 am - 11:00 amBreak
    11:00 am - 12:00 pmCalcium Channel Blockers
    1:00 pm - 2:00 pmStatins
    2:00 pm - 2:30 pmInvasive Procedures
    2:30 pm - 3:30 pmSurgery
    3:30 pm - 5:00 pmTransmyocardial Laser Revascularization
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    12:00 PM  -  1:00 PM
    Lunch at Maggiano's
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    7:00 PM  -  11:00 PM
    Cocktails & Dinner

    The upscale, yet comfortable atmosphere plus seasonal menu offerings of Restaurant 45 is the perfect choice for dinner. After the meal, retire to the Grand Hyatt’s lobby lounge and unwind with an evening cocktail and live jazz.

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  • Thursday, August 16, 2018
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    6:30 AM  -  7:30 AM
    Registration Open
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     Optional 
    7:00 AM  -  8:00 AM
    Breakfast

    Continental breakfast served in the dining room including bagels, waffles, pancakes, eggs, bacon, fresh fruit, juice, coffee & tea.

     Optional 
    8:00 AM  -  5:00 PM
    Advancements in the Device Treatments for Coronary Artery Disease

    8:00 am - 10:00 amCoronary Angioplasty
    10:00 am - 11:00 amBreak
    11:00 am - 12:00 pmStent
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pmArtherectomy
    3:00 pm - 5:00 pmBrachytherapy
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    8:00 AM  -  5:00 PM
    Alternative Medicine for Cardiovascular Disease

    8:00 am - 9:00 amBlond Psyllium
    9:00 am - 10:00 amCoenzyme Q-10
    10:00 am - 11:00 amBreak
    11:00 am - 12:00 pmFlaxseed & Oat Bran
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pmOmega-3 Fatty Acids
    3:00 pm - 5:00 pmPlant Stanols & Sterols
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    8:00 AM  -  5:00 PM
    Screening for Cardiovascular Disease

    8:00 am - 10:00 amAnalyzing a Total Cholesterol Test
    10:00 am - 11:00 amBreak
    11:00 am - 12:00 pmCholesterol Test for High Density Lipoproteins
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pmTriglycerides Test
    3:00 pm - 5:00 pmChronic Lung Disease
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    12:00 PM  -  5:00 PM
    Exhibits Open
     Optional 
    12:00 PM  -  1:00 PM
    Lunch & Exhibits

    The Lobby Lounge, overlooking the gardens and waterfall, is the ideal place to enjoy lunch. Afterwards, check out the exhibit booths.

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    7:00 PM  -  11:00 PM
    Cocktails & Dinner

    Relax after a long day of learning and networking with a classic Italian dinner just down the street at Filipino's. Head on back to the Lobby Lounge for cocktails and disco.

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  • Friday, August 17, 2018
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    6:30 AM  -  7:30 AM
    Registration Open
    New Page 9

     Optional 
    7:00 AM  -  8:00 AM
    Breakfast
    Continental breakfast served in the dining room including bagels, waffles, pancakes, eggs, bacon, fresh fruit, juice, coffee & tea.
     Optional 
    8:00 AM  -  5:00 PM
    Cholesterol

    8:00 am - 10:00 amStatistics
    10:00 am - 11:00 amBreak
    11:00 am - 12:00 pmTreating Your Patients
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pmEducating Your Patients
    3:00 pm - 5:00 pmRelated Diseases & Conditions
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    8:00 AM  -  5:00 PM
    Congestive Heart Failure

    8:00 am - 10:00 amCommon Causes
    10:00 am - 11:00 amBreak
    11:00 am - 12:00 pmSymptoms
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pmACE Inhibitors, Beta-Blockers, Digoxin & Diuretics
    3:00 pm - 5:00 pmHeart Transplantation
     Optional 
    12:00 PM  -  5:00 PM
    Exhibits Open
     Optional 
    12:00 PM  -  1:00 PM
    Lunch & Exhibits
    The Lobby Lounge, overlooking the gardens and waterfall, is the ideal place to enjoy lunch. Afterwards, check out the exhibit booths.
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