Hot Topics in Cardiology Virtual Conference

Hot Topics in Cardiology Virtual Conference

Target Audience:

Family Physicians, Internists, Cardiologists, Hospitalists, Nurses, Residents & Students

Course Format: Virtual Conference
  • Feb 27, 2021

Online from Vancouver BC


This 1-day annual conference hosted by the UBC Division of Cardiology will provide an update on key aspects of management of cardiovascular disease, with an emphasis on what’s new in the field relevant to the care of patients with cardiovascular disease. This annual update has had consistent high reviews from attendees for its high quality, unbiased, comprehensive program.



Sat Feb 27 Click to expand

0800  Welcome & Opening Remarks 
0810  Managing the Stable Ischemic Heart Disease Patient in 2021 | Dr. Graham Wong
0840  Addressing Residual Risk | Dr. Erin Rayner-Hartley
0910  Travel to next session
0915  Untangling HFpEF | Dr. Amit Khosla
0945  Treating HFrEF - The New Era | Dr. Mustafa Toma
1015  Health Break
SESSION 3: Arrhythmia
1030  What's New in Managing AF? | Dr Jason Andrade
1055  Update on Anti-Coagulation | Dr. John A. Cairns
1120  Review of ECGs | Dr. Matthew Bennett
1145  Summary of Morning Sessions
1200  Lunch Break
SESSION 4: What's Trending in Cardiology
1300  Marching Ahead with PAD | Dr. Victor F. Huckell
1330  New Therapies for Obesity | Dr. Nadia Khan
1400  Athletes and Exercise Young and Old | Dr. Nate Moulson
1430  Wearable CV Health | Dr. Chris Cheung
1500  Break
1515  Top 5 Trials of 2020/2021 | Dr. Kenneth Gin
SESSION 6: General Structural Heart Disease 
1545  Heart Team Rounds | Dr. John Webb
1610  Left Atrial Appendage Closure | Dr, Jacqueline Saw
SESSION 7: The COVID-19 Pandemic 
1635  Cardiovascular Disease and COVID-19 | Dr. Thomas Roston
1700  When to Convert from a Virtual to an In-Office Assessment | Dr. Krish Ramanathan
1725  Closing Remarks; complete evaluations
1730  Conference ends



Early bird registration: Mon. Feb 8, 2021 | Add to calendar +

Conference registration fees by Feb 8:$99
Residents and students by Feb 8: $49

Conference registration fees by Feb 22:$129
Residents and students by Feb 22: $59

Conference registration fees after Feb 22:$139
Residents and students after Feb 22: $69

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