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Cardiovascular Diseases

19th Annual Cardiology at Cancun

Monday, February 24

Time Topic
6:30 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast
Faculty and Participants
7:15 a.m. Welcome and Opening and Remarks, Program Objectives, and Pre-Test
Drs. Guy S. Reeder and Steve R. Ommen
  Preventive Cardiology Focus – I
Assessing Cardiovascular Risk
Dr. Guy S. Reeder, presiding
7:30 a.m. Coronary Artery Disease in Women: Pitfalls in Diagnosis and Management
C. Noel Bairey Merz, M.D.
7:50 a.m. Diabetes and Heart Disease: Effects of Treatment on CV Prognosis
John M. Miles, M.D.
8:10 a.m. Diabetes in Men and Women: Does It Have the Same Effect on CV Complications?
Elizabeth Barrett-Connor, M.D.
8:30 a.m. Case Studies in Hypertension Treatment
Gary L. Schwartz, M.D.
8:50 a.m. The Five Most Common Management Challenges in Preventive Cardiology
Stephen L. Kopecky, M.D.
9:10 a.m. Panel Discussion
Drs. Bairey Merz, Miles, Barrett-Connor, Schwartz, and Kopecky; Dr. Reeder, moderator
9:35 a.m. Refreshment Break – Visit Exhibits
  Preventative Cardiology Focus – II
Diagnosing Subclinical Coronary Artery Disease
Dr. Steve R. Ommen, presiding
10:00 a.m. Hormone Replacement Therapy: What Does New Data Tell Us?
Elizabeth Barrett-Connor, M.D.
10:25 a.m. Managing Diabetes: The Newest ADA Guidelines
John M. Miles, M.D.
10:40 a.m. Refractory Hypertension: How to Get It Under Control!
Gary L. Schwartz, M.D.
11:00 a.m. Microvascular Coronary Dysfunction in Women: Pathophysiology, Diagnosis, and Management
C. Noel Bairey Merz, M.D.
11:20 a.m. Lipid Case Studies: Emphasis on Guidelines and New Therapies
Stephen L. Kopecky, M.D.
11:40 a.m. Panel Discussion
Drs. Barrett-Connor, Miles, Schwartz, Bairey Merz, and Kopecky; Dr. Ommen, moderator
12:05 p.m. Adjourn
6:00-7:00 p.m. Welcome Reception Mexican Style!
All faculty and participants (and their guests) are invited.
Location: Poolside