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Cardiovascular Diseases

Mayo Cardiovascular Review Course for Cardiology Boards and Recertification with Echo Focus Session

Saturday, September 21

Time Topic
  OPTIONAL PRE-COURSE SESSION
Special Board Review Session
Moderator:  Steve R. Ommen, M.D.
7:00 a.m. Continental Breakfast
7:45 a.m. How to Ace the Cardiovascular Boards
Joseph G. Murphy, M.D.
8:40 a.m. Multiple Choice Questions – Pre-Test
Steve R. Ommen, M.D.
9:35 a.m. Refreshment Break
10:05 a.m. Statistics for the Cardiovascular Boards
Charanjit S. Rihal M.D.
11:00 a.m. Basic Principles of Cardiovascular Pharmacology
Garvan C. Kane, M.D., Ph.D.
11:55 a.m. Luncheon
  OFFICIAL START OF THE COURSE
12:40 p.m. Welcome
Charanjit S. Rihal, M.D., Rick A. Nishimura, M.D. and Steve R. Ommen, M.D.
12:50 p.m. Introduction to the Course
Rick A. Nishimura, M.D. and Steve R. Ommen, M.D.
  Myocardial, Pericardial and Vascular Disease
Moderators: Rick A. Nishimura, M.D. and Steve R. Ommen, M.D.
1:00 p.m. The Cardiomyopathies
Steve R. Ommen, M.D.
1:35 p.m. Test Questions: The Cardiomyopathies
1:55 p.m. Diseases of the Aorta and Peripheral Arteries
Iftikhar J. Kullo, M.D.
2:30 p.m. Test Questions: Diseases of the Aorta and Peripheral Arteries
2:50 p.m. Refreshment Break
3:20 p.m. Veins and Lymphatics
Robert D. McBane, M.D.
3:55 p.m. Test Questions: Veins and Lymphatics
4:15 p.m. Pericardial Disease
Steve R. Ommen, M.D.
4:50 p.m. Test Questions: Pericardial Disease
5:10 p.m. Dinner Break
6:30 p.m. Special Evening Session:
Cardiology Basics for Boards: Ventricular Function
Rick A. Nishimura, M.D.
7:30 p.m. Day Adjourns