CVI'S 12th Annual Echocardiography Update

Sunday, January 12, 2020  - Loews Philadelphia


Sunday January 12th, 2020

7:30am - 5:00pm EST

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Loews Philadelphia Hotel 
1200 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107

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Registration Fees

*Physicians and Industry: $425 

*Sonographer, Mid Level Provider, Nurse, Fellows, Residents, Medical Students:  $250

**Price reflects discount of $10 for payment by cash/check.  Please add $10 for Visa/MC/AMEX.

Several days prior to the program, 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.

At the conference, neither printers nor electrical outlets are available for attendee use.

Hard copy, black and white Syllabus including presentations may be ordered in advance for $50 and available at registration.

Hard copy Syllabus must be ordered by December 29, 2019. 

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.

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Register and pay for CVI's 12th Annual Echocardiography Update by 5:00pm EST on Thursday December 20, 2019.

*Submit your fully completed online program evaluation for CVI's 12th Annual Echocardiography Update by 5:00pm EST on Fri., February 7,2020.

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Cancellation Policy
Requests in writing for refunds less $35 administrative fee by December 29, 2019 will be processed after the meeting.  Registrations are transferable with prior notification to CVI by December 29, 2019.

Program Evaluation
CVI's program evaluations are completed online. This enables us to clearly interpret your responses and use the information to assess the effectiveness of the program and better plan future programs. You are encouraged to take notes on each speaker and presentation at the program. Shortly after the program you will receive an email link to complete your program evaluation. In compliance with ACCME guidelines, you must answer all questions and submit your online evaluation in order to receive the CME certificate.


Cardiovascular Institute of Philadelphia 
Janet Noel, Exec Asst

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                 Course Directors                                                             Associate Directors                                                 
    Martin Keane, MD           Veronica Covalesky, MD                Renee Bullock Palmer, MD        Frank Silvestry, MD       

Keynote Speaker
                                                                              Jae Oh, MD                                                                                       Faculty
                                   Steven Lester, MD                Anjali Owens, MD                  Omar Siddiqi, MD              Malissa Wood, MD

                                                 Cardiology Fellow Case Presenters

Alejandro DeFeria, MD    Tiffany Holmes, DO      Jonathan Hullman, MD   Benjamin Khazan, MD     Kardie Tobb, DO

Accreditation Statement 
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Pennsylvania Medical Society through the joint providership of the Einstein Medical Center and Cardiovascular Institute of Philadelphia.  Einstein Medical Center is accredited by the Pennsylvania Medical Society to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement                                                                     AMA:  Einstein Medical Center designates this live educational event for a maximum of 7.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s).  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the educational event.

AOA:  This program is eligible for 7.5 credits in Category 2A of the American Osteopathic Association through the Pennsylvania Osteopathic Medical Association Foundation.

SDMS:  CVI's 11th Annual Echocardiography Update has been submitted for approval for 7.5 Credits by SDMS.  Approval #43045.

MOC Points:  Successful completion of this CME activity which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 7.0 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program.  It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.  Awarding of MOC points requires additional attestation, post program evaluation and test questions.

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Saturday, January 11th 2020

The Loews Philadelphia Hotel will offer a
limited number of discounted room/parking packages for attendees of
CVI's 12th Annual Echocardiography Update CME Program.

Special Room Rate is $129
Plus Taxes and Plus Parking (10% Discount) 

To Reserve a Room Phone Loews Reservations at


Identify yourself as part of the CVI Group Block


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