URMC / RCPG Heart & Vascular Symposium

With individual speaker approval, copies of presentations will be available in pdf format, please click on the speaker presentations tab. Wireless internet and charging stations will be available for conference use at the Rochester Riverside Convention Center. Please plan on bringing a computer to the event to view speaker approved presentations and submit questions during Q&A.  You may wish to download presentations prior to the conference as internet speeds may vary.

Please submit speaker questions to the following email address:
7:55am - 4:30pm
Grand Lilac Ballroom
 Please email questions to: 

Program Overview

Course Description:

 The University of Rochester Division of Cardiology is gathering locally renowned experts to deliver updates in cardiology and to review current and best practices for treating patients diagnosed or symptomatic with cardiovascular disease. The symposium is designed to improve the primary care providers' confidence in the diagnosis and treatment of patients who have cardiovascular disease and will also provide the region’s primary care physicians, hospitalists, internists, cardiologists, physician assistants , nurse practitioners, nurses and other health care professionals with information to assist in better assessment and management of their cardiac patients.

Learning Objectives:

At the conclusion of the activity, participants should be able to:

 1. Acquire an increased ability to assess and treat patients having a statin Intolerance.

2. Apply new treatment recommendations for patients with hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy.

3. Identify the appropriate cardiac testing for patients with arrhythmia.

To cover a portion of expenses and minimize attendee registration fees for this activity, we will be soliciting educational grants from various pharmaceutical and medical device companies.  In addition, companies will have the opportunity to purchase exhibit space.  If you would like further details regarding commercial support of this activity, please call our office at (585) 275- 7666.


Conference Details

  • When

  • Thursday, November 10, 2016
    7:30 AM - 4:30 PM
    Eastern Time Zone

  • Where

  • Rochester Riverside Convention Center
    123 East Main Street
    Rochester, New York 14604
    (585) 232-7200

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