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    • 02/22/2020
    • 7:00 AM - 3:30 PM
    • Hyatt Regency Birmingham - The Wynfrey Hotel
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    Join us for the 13th annual Cardiovascular Update conference being held at the Hyatt Regency/The Wynfrey Hotel in Birmingham, Alabama on Saturday, February 22, 2020.

    We hope you will make plans now to be one of the exhibitors and sponsors at Cardiovascular Update 2020. Cardiovascular Update 2020 is being offered through The CVA Medical Education Foundation. This annual continuing medical education meeting is intended to provide physicians and other clinicians with a practical and timely overview of important developments in the care of patients with cardiovascular disease. A spectrum of cardiovascular topics will be discussed as listed in the enclosed agenda. We have designed our conference for internists, family physicians, podiatrists, nurse practitioners and physician assistants. 

    Exhibit fees are $1,500 and include conference registration and meals for two company representatives. Please click here for our exhibitor prospectus. For more information please Additional representatives may be added for an additional fee. Overnight hotel reservations should be made directly with the Hyatt Regency/The Wynfrey Hotel by calling (205) 705-1234.

    • 02/22/2020
    • 7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    • Hyatt Regency Birmingham - The Wynfrey Hotel

    Cardiovascular Update 2020 Brochure

    To register by mail or fax, please complete this registration form.


     7:00 - 7:45am
    Breakfast Buffet and Visit Exhibits
     7:45 - 8:00am
    Welcome and Introductions
     8:00 - 8:20am
    Hypertension 201: Use of ABPM and the Secondary Evaluation
    Andrew P. Miller, MD, FACC, FAHA
     8:20 - 8:40am
    Congestive Heart Failure: Guideline Base Management
    Percy J. Colon, III, MD, FACC
     8:40 - 9:00am
    New Drugs in Diabetes
    Andrew P. Miller, MD, FACC, FAHA
     9:00 - 9:20am
    The ABCs of Atrial Fibrillation
    Macy C. Smith, Jr., MD, FACC, FHRS
     9:20 - 10:00am
    Audience Response and Discussion
    Break and Visit Exhibits

    Breakout Sessions
    How to Work Up Heart Palpitations, Sarah A. Sandberg, MD      
    Lipids Update 2020, Saema Mirza, MD, FACC

    Lunch and Visit the Exhibits
    Presentation of John B. Burnett Award
    Management of Carotid Disease in 2020
    Gary S. Roubin, MD, PhD, FACC
     12:50 - 1:10pm
    Coronary Artery Disease - Ischemia Trial
    David A. Cox, MD, MSCAI, FACC
     1:10 - 1:30pm

    Structural Heart Disease
    Matthew Sample, MD, FACC

     1:30 - 2:00pm
    Audience Response and Discussion
     2:00 - 2:10pm
     2:10 - 2:30pm

    The Holy Grails of Endovascular Therapies
    Jan Skowronski, MD, MBA

     2:30 - 2:50pm

    Venous Disease Update on Diagnosis and Management 2020
    John T. Eagan, Jr., MD, FACC

     2:50 - 3:10pm

    Guiding Therapy in Stable Chest Pain and Coronary CT Angiography
    Ramey L. Marshell, MD

     3:10 - 3:40pm
    Audience Response and Discussion
     3:40pm Adjournment

           *Please note that speakers and/or topics may change without notice due to unpreventable circumstances.

Thank you to our sponsors:


The CVA Medical Education Foundation, PO Box 383083, Birmingham, AL 35238-3083

Email: rebekahfrancis@att.net

Phone: (205) 616-5938