Dual Oral Antiplatelet Therapy for ACS: Improving Standards of Care to Optimize Outcomes
 
Monday, November 17, 2014
7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
 
Hilton Chicago
720 S. Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60605
Room: Continental Ballroom A-B

This activity is provided by Global Education Group.  Paradigm Medical Communications, LLC is the educational partner.


 

 

 
This event is not part of the official Scientific Sessions as planned by the AHA Committee on Scientific Sessions Programming.

Faculty
Michelle L. O’Donoghue, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor
Harvard Medical School
Associate Physician
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Investigator, TIMI Study Group
Boston, MA
 
Matthew J. Price, MD, FACC, FSCAI
Director, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, Scripps Green Hospital
Assistant Professor, Scripps Translational Science Institute
Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Scripps Clinic
La Jolla, CA
 
Target Audience
This activity has been designed to address the educational needs of cardiologists and interventional cardiologists in addition to primary care physicians, hospitalists, fellows, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and other healthcare providers caring for or interested in the management of patients with ACS.
 
Agenda
7:00 PM – 7:30 PM           Registration and Complimentary “Light Bites”
7:30 PM – 8:30 PM           Clinical Program
  • Welcome and Introduction
  • Current ACS Guidelines: Need for Better Adherence to Move Toward Better Outcomes
  • How Can We Optimize Antiplatelet Therapy for NSTEMI Through Evidence-Based Practice?
  • Selecting Effective Antiplatelet Therapy for STEMI Patients: What Do the Data Show?
  • Q&A/Panel Discussion
Accreditation Statement
Global Education Group is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

This CME/CE activity complies with all requirements of the federal Physician Payment Sunshine Act. If a reportable event is associated with this activity, the accredited provider managing the program will provide the appropriate physician data to the Open Payments database.
 
Credit Designation Statement
Global Education Group designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Physician Assistant Continuing Education
AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. Physician assistants may receive a maximum of 1.0 hour of Category 1 credit for completing this program.
 
For information about the accreditation of this program, please contact Global at (303) 395-1782 or inquire@globaleducationgroup.com.
 
The “Light Bites” reception is sponsored by the Hospital Quality Foundation.
 
Disclosure of Commercial Support
This activity is supported by an educational grant from Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. and Lilly USA, LLC.   

Disclosure of Conflicts of Interest
In accordance with ACCME requirements on disclosure, information about relationships with commercial interests (if any) for anyone contributing to content development will be included in materials distributed at the time of the activity. 
 
Registration
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