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State-of-the-Art Fetal and Pediatric Heart Procedures: Things to Know to Help Guide Your Patients

Save the Date for September 26 CME Event

 

The event features a special pediatric cardiology themed-themed evening including informative CME session and an advanced preview of the nation’s most technologically advanced Hybrid Operating Room/Cardiac Catheterization Suites.

Please arrive by 6 pm and register in the Tricia O’Brien Pavilion (formerly the Performance Area on the lower level).

An onsite tour of the state-of-the-art Angie Fowler Adolescent & Young Adult Cancer Institute facilty– both Angie’s Garden and the spacious Outpatient Center will be available. The tour will conclude in the newly opened Congenital Heart Collaborative Hybrid Operating Room/Cardiac Catheterization Suites where you will enjoy hors d’oeuvres while learning about the state-of-the-art capabilities of this new facility.

Participants will have opportunity to meet the new UH Pediatrician-in-Chief and Chair of Pediatrics, Marlene Miller, MD, MSc.

Dinner will be availalble in the newly-renovated Community Room and the CME Event will take place in the updated Rainbow Amphitheater.

 

Educational Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, the participant should be better able to:

  • Understand recent advancements in the management of congenital heart disease including in-utero cardiac procedures.
  • Understand the increasing options, including recently FDA approved devices and the utilization of 3D reconstruction angiography (3DRA), available for the evaluation and treatment of congenital and valvular heart disease. 


Accreditation and Credit Designation Statements

Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Planning Committee Disclosures
Andrew Hertz, MD, Michele Carrouzzo, MD, and Eva Johnson, MD reported no financial relationship with a commercial interest relevant to this activity.

Speaker Disclosure
Drs. Devaney, Strainic and Ragsdale reported no financial relationship with a commercial interest relevant to this activity. Dr. Bocks is a consultant for Edwards Lifesciences.

 
Please note, This session does not qualify as a Quality Improvement Activity.


 

Parking is available in the Adelbert Garage next to UH Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital

Please RSVP to Corinne Friend at Corinne.Friend@UHhospitals.org or 216-844-1509.