INNOVATIONS OF CARDIOVASCULAR CARE

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THURSDAY, AUGUST 15, 2019

University Hospital | San Antonio, Texas

DIRECTOR

Cynthia Saunders, MSN, RN, AG-ACNP-BC, AG-ACCNS-BC, ACHPN  

UT Health San Antonio

San Antonio, Texas

THURSDAY, AUGUST 15, 2019

7:00 am       

Registration / Breakfast

Cypress Room, 1st Floor 


7:30 am      

Welcome and Introduction

Cynthia Saunders, MSN, RN, AG-ACNP-BC, AG-ACCNS-BC, ACHPN

  

7:45 am      

Selecting the Optimal Noninvasive Cardiac Diagnostic Study

Lisa Bass, MSN, RN, CVRN

 

8:15 am      

Principles of Hemodynamic Monitoring – What are we Actually Seeing?

Alan Gonzales, MSN 


9:00 am      

ECMO Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation: Uses in CCU

Henrietta Gilmer, RN

 

9:40 am       

BREAK

 

9:55 am

Update on Cardiovascular Medication Management

Kathleen Lusk, PharmD, BCPS


11:00 am     

Valvular Heart Disease: Symptoms, Causes and Interventional Procedures

Catherin Shah, RN

  

WORKING LUNCH   SESSION – Grab lunch and return   to the session


12:00 pm

Palliative Medicine in Cardiac Care: What Does Research Show

Cynthia Saunders, MSN, RN, AG-ACNP-BC, AG-ACCNS-BC, ACHPN 

 

1:00 pm    

Post-Op Care and Complications of the Cardiothoracic Surgical Patient

Aaron Rosett, APN

 

1:45 pm      

Pulmonary Hypertension: Approaches to Care and Optimizing Outcomes

Monica Esquivil, ACNP

  

2:30 pm  

Atrial Fibrillation and Management Updates

Jose Villa, DNP


3:15 pm 

BREAK


3:30 pm

Acute Coronary Syndrome

Jason Phillips, MD


4:15 pm

Heart Failure: Improving Outcomes

Sonja Brune, MSN, APRN, CCNS, CHFN, AACC


5:15 pm

Closing Remarks and Evaluations

Cynthia Saunders, MSN, RN, AG-ACNP-BC, AG-ACCNS-BC, ACHPN