Offering continuing education credits, this conference is geared toward doctors, nurses, physician assistants, emergency medical technicians (EMTs), and other medical personnel, anyone along the continuum of care with responsibility for heart failure patients.* The sharing of information and discussion among health-care providers results in better care for all patients.
Featured speakers are:
Francis D. Pagani, M.D., Ph.D.; Otto Gago, M.D. Professor in Cardiac Surgery; Surgical Director, Heart Transplant Program; Director of Circulatory Support, University of Michigan Health System
Michael Lauer, M.D., Interventional Cardiologist, Director of Regional STEMI & Heart Failure Programs, MidMichigan Health
Steven Vance, M.D., F.A.C.E.P., Associate Dean, Academic & Clinical Technology, CMU College of Medicine
William Felten, M.D., Chairman of Cardiology, MidMichigan Health
Rao V.C. Gudipati, M.D., Invasive & Interventional Cardiologist, St. Mary’s of Michigan
Jennifer Dankers, M.S.N., R.N.-B.C., F.N.P.-B.C., MidMichigan Health
Virginia Roland, A.C.N.S., B.C., Aleda E. Lutz VA Medical Center
Peter Fattal, M.D., Invasive Cardiologist, Director of Research, Michigan CardioVascular Institute, Covenant HealthCare
* MidMichigan Health is accredited by the Michigan State Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians. MidMichigan Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 6 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Nurses: Nurses in Michigan can use AMA PRA Category 1 Credit toward liscense requirements
EMS Credits: 6 lecture continuing education credits pending through MDCH.