Sunday October 7th 2018
                      7:30am to 5:00pm
                       Hilton Philadelphia at Penn's Landing


Sunday, October 7, 2018 from 7:30 AM to 5:00 PM EDT
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Hilton Philadelphia at Penn's Landing
201 S Christopher Columbus Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19106

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CVI's 25th Annual Cardiology Update
is the longest running program
of its kind in Philadelphia

Registration Fees
Be an Early Bird...sign up and pay your registration by September 15th 2018 and take $35 OFF your registration fee

BY 9/15/2018; $160 AFTER 9/15/2018*

MID-LEVEL PROVIDER, NURSE, PA, FELLOW, RESIDENT: $75 BY 9/15/2018; $110 AFTER 9/15/2018*

*Prices above reflect discount of $6 for payment by cash or check.  Please add $6 for payment by credit card.

Please make checks payable to:
Cardiovascular Institute of Philadelphia
P O Box 54632, Philadelphia, PA  19148

Several days prior to the program, the syllabus including presentations will be available for download from a secure website.  At registration, you will receive a USB storage device with the same information at no additional charge.

Neither Printers nor Electrical Outlets are available for attendee use at the conference.

Hard copy, black and white syllabus including presentations may be ordered in advance for $50 for pick up at the registration desk.  Hard copy Syllabi must be ordered by Sept. 21st.  Additional printed syllabi not available onsite.

Faculty PowerPoint presentation handouts are for the use of course attendees only pre and post conference.  This material MAY NOT be used, shared or distributed electronically.

Cancellation Policy

Requests in writing for refunds less $35 administrative fee by September 24, 2018 and will be processed after the meeting. Registrations are transferable with prior notification to CVI by September 24, 2018.

FREE Apple iPad Drawing Details

In order to be entered into the FREE Apple iPad Drawing, you must:
*Register and pay for CVI's 25th Annual Cardiology Update by 5:00pm on Saturday, September 15, 2018
*Subit your fully completed online evaluation by 5:00pm on Saturday, October 27, 2018.
*Winner will be contacted via email.

           Course Directors                               Associate Directors
Dean Karalis MD        Veronica Covalesky MD        Colin Movsowitz MD          Andrew Waxler MD

Keynote Presenter
Karol Watson, MD

   Rene Alvarez MD         Jennifer Green MD      John G. Harold MD      Preston Mason PhD     Gerald Naccarelli MD

      Muhammad Raza MD       Anjali Vaidya MD            Michael Weber MD          Howard Weintraub MD

Focus Topics 

*The promise and peril of digital medicine

*Omega 3 fatty acids - triglycerides and CVD
*PCSK9s Inhibitors and the new landscape of lipid lowering therapies

*New hypertension guidelines - resolving the controversies

*CVD in women and underrepresented populations

*Diabetes management for the cardiovascular specialist

*Diagnosis of pulmonary artery hypertension

*An update on current guidelines and future of 
medical and surgical therapies for heart failure

Novel anticoagulants and other therapeutic options
for stroke prevention in atrial fibrillation

*Identification of patients who might benefit from wireless pacemakers, 
His bundle pacing and left atrial appendage closure

*Advances in the transcatheter therapies of valvular heart disease



 If you have questions or would like help to register, please contact Janet Noel