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Henry Low Heart Center Cardiovascular Nursing Symposium
Department:   Cardiology
Description:

This year celebrates the 12th year of our symposium. The event has continued to grow every year and we have seen participation from many other area hospitals and nursing schools. As always, this event is organized for nurses by nurses with the Cardiovascular Education Committee putting in months of planning to make the symposium a great success.

This day-long event features topics that update nurses and other healthcare providers on the latest cardiovascular technology and research. We thank you for your support of this premier cardiovascular nursing event and look forward to sharing this experience with you in years to come!.


8:00-8:25am Registration, Refreshments & Exhibits
8:25-8:30am Welcoming Remarks
8:30-9:30am Anticoagulation in Atrial Fibrillation and Coronary Artery Disease; Rational and New Options
John Granquist MD, FACC
9:30-10:30am Syncope, Beyond the Common Faint
Jeffrey Kluger, MD
10:30-11am Break/Exhibits
11am-12pm Non-Invasive Cardiology Imaging: What, When and Why?
April Mann, BA, CNMT, NCT, RT(N)
12pm-1pm Lunch/Blessing of the Hands
1-2pm Organ and Tissue Donation, Saving and Improving Lives
Jami Tyska, RRT, BGS
2-3pm The Lived Experience of a Heart Transplant Patient
Eileen Herman, PhD, RN
3-3:30pm More Than One Way to Skin a Scab: A Look at the Humorist Side of Nursing’s Multiple Roles
Angel M. Rentas CCDS, MSN, NP
3:30-4pm Evaluations & Raffle


This year celebrates the 12th year of our symposium. The event has continued to grow every year and we have seen participation from many other area hospitals and nursing schools. As always, this event is organized for nurses by nurses with the Cardiovascular Education Committee putting in months of planning to make the symposium a great success.

This day-long event features topics that update nurses and other healthcare providers on the latest cardiovascular technology and research. We thank you for your support of this premier cardiovascular nursing event and look forward to sharing this experience with you in years to come!

More Info: View the 2013 Event Flyer
Registration: Required.
Fee Desc: -Registration Fee - $30 -Nursing Students Free - Select Student Discount - Must Show Student ID at registration table. -Registration a must. $5.00 extra for walk-in registrants.
Fee Amount: $30.00
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