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Williamsburg Conference on Heart Diseases

2018-12-02 - 2018-12-04

Williamsburg Lodge (Host Hotel) - Williamsburg, Virginia

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The 45th Annual

Williamsburg Conference on Heart Diseases

December 02 - 04, 2018

Williamsburg Lodge (Host Hotel) - Williamsburg, Virginia




Program Directors

William C. Roberts, MD and Charles S. Roberts, MD

Accreditation provided by the Foundation for Advanced Cardiovascular Education and Training

Description

The 45th Annual Williamsburg Conference on Heart Disease will attempt to provide both the physiologic and structural bases for cardiac dysfunction and ischemia, and therapeutic means to reverse them or to slow their progress. The primary focus is on coronary artery disease, its treatment, and its prevention, but other topics also will be discussed.

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Scientific Program

Day One

Sunday, December 02, 2018
  • 9:00 am: Registration
  • 1:00 pm: Welcome
    William C. Roberts, MD
  • 1:05 pm: Cardiac Echocardiograhy: Update
    Paul A. Grayburn, MD
  • 2:30 pm: Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation: Update
    Robert C. Stoler, MD, FACC, FSCAI
  • 4:00 pm: Operative Therapy of Cardiovascular Disease: Update
    Charles S Roberts, MD
  • 5:30 pm: Adjourn
  • 7:00 pm: Witness "The Grand Illumination" Fireworks

Day Two

Monday, December 03, 2018
  • 7:30 am: Continental Breakfast
  • 8:00 am: Strategies for Optimal Heart Failure Care
    Marc A. Silver, MD
  • 9:30 am: Diagnosing and Treating Patients with Valvular Heart Disease: Update
    Robert O. Bonow, MD
  • 11:00 am: Coffee and Conversation
  • 11:30 am: Percutaneous Intervention in Coronary Artery Disease: Update
    Elizabeth M. Holper, MD
  • 1:00 pm: Lunch
  • 2:00 pm: Atrial Fibrillation: Update
    Peter R. Kowey, MD
  • 3:30 pm: Clinically Useful Principles Learned From Morphologic Studies of Coronary and Valvular Heart Disease
    William C. Roberts, MD
  • 5:00 pm: Adjourn

Day Three

Tuesday, December 04, 2018
  • 7:30 am: Continental Breakfast
  • 8:00 am: Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy: Update
    Barry J. Maron, MD
  • 9:30 am: The Effect of Obesity on the Heart and Practical Advice for Cardiology Practice **Friends and Spouses Welcome**
    Peter A. McCullough, MD, MPH
  • 11:00 am: Coffee and Conversation
  • 11:30 am: Healthy Living Tips **Friends and Spouses Welcome**
    Carl “Chip” J. Lavie, Jr, MD
  • 1:00 pm: Adjourn
    Charles S Roberts, MD

Target Audience

This educational activity is intended for cardiologists, internists, cardiovascular surgeons in active clinical practice involving the management of patients with cardiovascular disease.

  • Cardiologists
  • Internists
  • Cardiovascular Surgeons

Accreditation & Credit Designation

Foundation for Advanced Cardiovascular Education and Training designates this live activity for a maximum of 16.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Foundation for Advanced Cardiovascular Education and Training is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Course Directors

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Charles S Roberts, MD

  • Cardovascular Surgeon
  • Medical Director, Cardiovascular Research and Education
  • Baylor University Medical Center
  • Baylor Scott and White Health, Dallas, Texas
  • Clinical Professor of Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina

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William C. Roberts, MD

  • Executive Director, Baylor Heart and Vascular Institute
  • Dean, A. Webb Roberts Center for Continuing Medical Education
  • Baylor University Medical Center, Dallas, Texas
  • Professor, Department of Internal Medicine
  • Texas A&M Health Science Center, College of Medicine, Dallas Campus
  • Editor in Chief, The American Journal of Cardiology
  • the Baylor University Medical Center Proceedings

Faculty

Robert O. Bonow, MD

  • Goldberg Distinguished Professor of Cardiology
  • Director, Center for Cardiovascular Innovation
  • Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Northwestern Memorial Hospital
  • Chicago, Illinois

Paul A. Grayburn, MD

  • Director, Cardiology Research
  • Baylor University Medical Center, Dallas, Texas
  • Clinical Professor of Medicine
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
  • Dallas, Texas

Elizabeth M. Holper, MD

  • Interventional Cardiologist
  • Dallas, Texas

Peter R. Kowey, MD

  • William Wikoff Smith Chair in Cardiovascular Research
  • Lankenau Institute for Medical Research
  • Professor of Medicine and Clinical Pharmacology
  • Jefferson Medical College
  • Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Carl “Chip” J. Lavie, Jr, MD

  • Medical Director, Cardiac Rehabilitation and Preventive Cardiology
  • Director, Exercise Laboratories
  • John Ochsner Heart and Vascular Institute
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Ochsner Clinical School-the University of Queensland
  • School of Medicine
  • New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Editor-in-Chief, Progress in Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Associate Editor and Cardiovascular Section Editor, Mayo
  • Clinic Proceedings

Barry J. Maron, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Director, Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Institute
  • Division of Cardiology
  • Tufts Medical Center
  • Boston, Massachusetts

Peter A. McCullough, MD, MPH

  • Vice Chair, Department of Internal Medicine
  • Baylor University Medical Center
  • Dallas, Texas

Marc A. Silver, MD

  • Clinical Professor of Medicine
  • University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Retired Chief, Division of Medical Services
  • Chairman, Department of Medicine
  • Advocate Health Care/Advocate Christ Medical Center
  • Founder, Heart Failure Institute
  • Oak Lawn, Illinois

Robert C. Stoler, MD, FACC, FSCAI

  • Director, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory
  • Co-Director, Division of Cardiology
  • Baylor Heart and Vascular Hospital at
  • Baylor University Medical Center
  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Texas A&M HSC College of Medicine
  • Dallas, Texas

Location

Williamsburg Lodge (Host Hotel)

310 South England Street
Williamsburg, Virginia 23185
PHONE: (757) 229 -1000

For room reservations, please reference booking ID 31927

Rooms are also available at:

Embassy Suites Williamsburg
3006 Mooretown Road
Williamsburg, VA  23185
757/229.6800 

Hampton Inn 
1880 Richmond Road
Williamsburg, VA 
757/229.4900 


Registration

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