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28th Annual
Cardiology Update

Course Brochure

Date
Friday - Sunday, August 14-16, 2015

Location
Grand Hotel • PO Box 286, Mackinac Island, Michigan 49757

Lodging
To reserve a room at the Grand Hotel please use this form.
Reservation form must be mailed or faxed to the Grand Hotel.
All Grand Hotel reservations need to be made by Tuesday, July 14, 2015

See the hotel reservation form for room guarantees. Lodging rates at Grand Hotel are based on the Modified American Plan – breakfast and dinner are included.

Additional Nearby Accomodations:

Hotel Iroquois 906-847-3321
Island House Hotel 906-847-3347
Mission Point Resort 906-847-3312    

For additional information on other hotels, please call the Mackinac Island Chamber of Commerce at 800-4LILACS.

Transportation
Motor vehicles are prohibited on the island and all travel is by carriage, bicycle, horseback or foot. Mackinaw City and St. Ignace are easily accessible by car. Transportation is available from either location to Mackinac Island by ferry or charter flight to the Island’s airstrip. Discount ferry coupons for transportation to Mackinac Island will be emailed several weeks prior to the course. Pellston Regional Airport serves Mackinaw City and is located 16 miles south off I-75. You must pre-arrange your ground transportation to Mackinaw City.

Target Audience
The conference will be of particular interest to physicians providing adult primary care and to cardiologists. Other health care professionals, including nurse practitioners and physician assistants who work with cardiology patients, will also find the information helpful.

Registration Fees
You are encouraged to register as soon as you are certain of attending, as we cannot guarantee educational materials for applicants who are not preregistered and prepaid by Friday, July 31, 2015. Payment must be received at time of registration. The course fee includes educational materials, continental breakfast, coffee service, and private reception for participants, faculty and families. On-site registration will also be available.

*The private, evening reception at the Grand Hotel on Friday, August 14, 2015 is included in your registration fee. Please see the hotel's dress code.

 
Physician
Physician-in-Training, Retired Physician, RN & Allied Health
U-M Faculty & Staff
Full Course
$720
$550
$190
One-Day Course Friday only
$310
$240
$90
One-Day Course Saturday only
$310
$240
$90
One-Day Course Sunday only
$310
$240
$90

Registration Options

Online Register Here
Mail Brochure
U-M Department of Internal Medicine
Continuing Medical Education
24 Frank Lloyd Wright Dr., Lobby J, Suite 1200
Ann Arbor, MI 48106-5750
Phone (734) 232-3469
Fax (734) 998-0085

Cancellation Policy
An administrative fee of $50 will be deducted from your registration payment. Refund requests must be received in writing one week prior to the course, no later than Friday, August 7, 2015. No refunds will be made thereafter.

Program Objectives
At the conclusion of this course, participants will be able to implement:

Accreditation & Credit Designation
The University of Michigan Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University of Michigan Medical School designates this live activity for a maximum of 11.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Applications have been submitted to the American Osteopathic Association and the American Academy of Family Physicians for credits. Determination of credit is pending. Other credits by specialty may apply.

Program Schedule

Friday, August 14, 2015
7:45 am Continental Breakfast & Registration
8:15 Welcome & Announcements
Michael Shea, MD
8:20 Procedural Options in PCI
Eric Bates, MD
8:55 Coronary CTA and Calcium Scoring
Troy LaBounty, MD
9:30 Renovascular Hypertension, Coarctation and Aneurysmal Disease in the Younger Population
Dawn Coleman, MD
10:05 Break
10:20 Arrhythmia Case Studies Part 1
Fred Morady, MD
11:00 Dosing of Cardiac Drugs in Patients with Chronic Renal Disease Michael Heung, MD
11:35 Palliative Care in Cardiovascular Disease
Ellen Hummel, MD
12:10 pm Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy
Michael Shea, MD
12:35 Session Adjourns
6:00-7:00 Welcome Reception, Grand Hotel Porch

Saturday, August 15, 2015
7:45 am Continental Breakfast & Registration
(for those who have not already)
8:15 Course Announcements
Michael Shea, MD
8:20 Arrhythmia Case Studies Part 2
Fred Morady, MD
9:00 Acute Kidney Injury Risk in Those Receiving Contrast
Michael Heung, MD
9:35 Recent Heart Failure Trials and Clinical Pearls
Scott Hummel, MD
10:10 Break
10:25 Changing Recommendations for Dual Antiplatelet Therapy
Eric Bates, MD
11:00 What to Do with the Echo Report that Says “RV Enlargement”?
Troy LaBounty, MD
11:35 Fibromuscular Dysplasia
Dawn Coleman, MD
12:10 pm Aortic Stenosis: Cases
Michael Shea, MD
12:35 Session Adjourns

Sunday, August 16, 2015
7:45 am Continental Breakfast & Registration
(for those who have not already)
8:15 Course Announcements
Michael Shea, MD
8:20 The Cardiorenal Syndrome
Michael Heung, MD
9:00 Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction (HFPEF)
Scott Hummel, MD
9:40 Break
9:55 Vascular Surgery Case Studies
Dawn Coleman, MD
10:35 Options for Noninvasive Coronary Artery Disease Testing
Troy LaBounty, MD
11:10 Case Studies from the Cath Lab
Eric Bates, MD
11:50 Clinical Trial Update
Michael Shea, MD
12:20 pm Course Adjourns