Aortovascular Summit 2015: A Multidisciplinary Team Approach

Meeting Location

NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center
Vivian and Seymour Milstein Family Heart Center
Myrna L. Daniels Auditorium
173 Fort Washington Avenue
New York, NY 10032

Registration: Outside of the Myrna L. Daniels Auditorium
Didactics: Myrna L. Daniels Auditorium
Meals & Vendor Exhibits: Riverview Terrace

Overall Goals

Aortovascular Summit 2015 is the second combined aortic and vascular therapy course hosted by NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center. This program represents a unique multidisciplinary collaboration between interventional cardiologists, vascular, thoracic and cardiac surgeons, allowing for a truly comprehensive approach to the management of aortic and vascular disease. This premier two-day course will present the current state of the art in the diagnosis and management of patients with aortic, peripheral, arterial and venous disease. Lectures, video-recording, case presentations, actions and debates will be represented by our internationally recognized faculty.

Target Audience

This activity is designed for primary care physicians, cardiologists, interventional cardiologists, vascular, thoracic, and cardiac surgeons, general surgeons, internists, intensivists, anesthesiologists, podiatrists, cardiac and vascular NP's and PA's, physical therapists and other medical professionals involved in the evaluation, diagnosis and/or management of patients with cardiovascular disease.

Learning Objectives

  • Evaluate indications, techniques, and results of surgical and endovascular options for complex thoracic aortic diseases including aortic dissection and aneurysm
  • Describe indications, techniques, and results of surgical and transcatheter options for aortic valve disease
  • Evaluate indications, techniques, and results of surgical and endovascular options for complex lower extremity revascularization and critical limb ischemia
  • Indentification and management of superficial and deep venous disease, to include venous insufficiency and DVT

Registration

Space is limited, early registration is highly encouraged
  • Non-NYP Clinicians – $125 (one day); $150 (both days)
  • NYP Clinicians – $50 (both days)
  • Fellows, Residents & Students – FREE – (no CME credits will be awarded)
Please note that on-line registration is now closed.
To register for this course, please proceed to the "New Registration" table on the day of the event, which will be located at:

NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center
Vivian and Seymour Milstein Family Heart Center
Myrna L. Daniels Auditorium
173 Fort Washington Avenue, First Floor
New York, NY 10032

CME Information

Accreditation

The College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation Statement

The College of Physicians and Surgeons designates this live activity for a maximum of 11.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses and physician assistants are encouraged to check with their accrediting organization to ensure they accept AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Support

We expect support for this program through grants from pharmaceutical and medical device companies.

Parking/Transportation

Parking

Parking is available at the NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center parking lot, located on the southwest corner of Fort Washington Avenue and West 165th Street. Parking is not included in the registration fee for this course.

Subway

Take the 1, A, C lines to 168 Street–Washington Heights/Broadway.

Hotel Information

The Lucerne Hotel

201 West 79th Street
New York, NY 10024
Phone: 212.875.1000 or 800.492.8122
www.thelucernehotel.com

NYLO

2178 Broadway at West 77th Street
New York, NY 10024
Phone: 212.362.1100 or 800.509.7598
www.nylo-nyc.com

Crowne Plaza Englewood NJ Hotel

401 South Van Brunt Street
Englewood, NJ 07631
Phone: 201.871.2020 or 800.972.3160
www.cpenglewoodhotel.com

Educational Grant/Exhibit Support Interest

If you are interested in supporting this medical education program with an educational grant and/or an exhibit, please contact:

Christine Rein
Medical Education Liaison
Columbia University Medical Center
Department of Surgery, External Affairs
Phone: 212.304.7814
Fax: 212.304.7811
E-mail: cmr2146@cumc.columbia.edu

Columbia University Medical Center
Department of Surgery, Office of External Affairs

400 Kelby Street, Floor 11, Fort Lee, NJ 07024
Phone: 212.304.7810
Fax: 212.304.7822
Email: info@columbiasurgery.org

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