2021 SCHEDULE

THURSDAY, MARCH 24 - PHARMACOLOGY PRECONFERENCE AND GENERAL SESSIONS
Pharmacology Preconference may be attended as a stand-alone event.
7:30 AMBreakfast Program
8:45 AMWelcome to Pharmacology Preconference
9:00 AMSupplement Use in Cardiovascular Patients: What you Rhonda Cooper-Dehoff, PharmD
10:00 AMBeverage Break
10:15 AMContraception, Hormone Replacement Therapy and Cardiovascular Disease
11:15 AMPrevention and Treatment of COVID-19: A review of the current data
Ty Gluckman MD, FACC
12:15 PMStretch Break
12:45 PMLunch and Commercial Event
1:45 PMHeart Failure: Evidenced-based Pharmacologic Therapies
2:45 PMExhibit Hall Open and Beverage Break
3:30 PMWelcome to General Sessions
3:45 PMOpening and Honorary Fellow Keynote: Assessing Cardiovascular Risk: Where is the data now and where do we go from here?
Donald Lloyd-Jones, MD, ScM, FACC, FAHA
4:45 PMSpectrum of CKD and the Impact on Overall Cardiovascular Health
Glenn Chertow, MD, MPH
5:30 PMOpening Reception in the Exhibit Hall with Poster Presentations in the Exhibit Hall
7:00 PMDinner and Commercial Event
FRIDAY, MARCH 24 - GENERAL SESSIONS
7:30 AMBreakfast Program
8:30 AMActivity Break
8:50 AMKeynote: Resistant Hypertension: Who is at risk? Detection, Evaluation and Treatment
Vivek Bhalla, MD
9:40 AMOptimal Nutrition for Cardiovascular Risk RCOVID-19 Long-Haulers: The search for answers
10:15 AMOral Abstract Presentations
10:45 AMExhibit Hall and Beverage Break
11:30 AMManagement of Atrial Fibrillation, from A to Z
Bill Miles, MD
12:15 PMLunch and Commercial Event
Sponsored by: Esperion
1:15 PMExhibit Hall Break
2:15 PMMaternal Mortality, Cardiovascular Disease and Prevention
Erin Ferranti, PhD, MPH, RN, FAHA
3:10 PMConcurrent Sessions (pick one)
Handheld Echo, New Technology, New Skills for Nurses
PCNA Tools to Engage and Motivate Patients to Heart Healhty Lifestyle
Kim Newlin, RN, MS
Heather Harker Ryan, RN, MS
Breakout 3 - Essential Skills for Today's Nurse Leaders: Making an Impact with Social Media
Lynne Braun, RN, PhD
4:10 PMBeverage Break
4:45 PMConcurrent sessions (pick one)
Handheld Echo, New Technology, New Skills for Nurses
Behavior Change Principles in Action: PCNA Tools to Engage and Motivate Patients to Heart Healhty Lifestyle
Kim Newlin, RN, MS
Heather Harker Ryan, RN, MS
Breakout 3 - Essential Skills for Today's Nurse Leaders: Making an Impact with Social Media
Lynne Braun, RN, PhD
5:30 PMWine Reception
6:00 PMDinner and Commercial Event
SATURDAY, MARCH 26 - GENERAL SESSIONS
7:30 AMBreakfast Program: Health Equity
8:50 AMKeynote: Cardiovascular Health and CVD Risk in Sexual and Gender Minority Populations Proposed Update: Cardiovascular Health and CVD Risk in LGBTQI+* Populations
Billy Caceres, PhD, RN, FAHA, FAAN
9:50 AMActivity and Beverage Break
10:10 AMPrecision Medicine and Genetics: Implications for CVD Prevention and Management
Carolyn Yung Ho
10:50 AMClosing Keynote: Posttraumatic Growth: Renewing your health and well-being following the COVID-19 pandemic
Tim Cunningham, RN, DrPH, FAAN
11:55 AMPrize Drawing and Closing

ACCREDITATION STATEMENT

This educational activity is provided by the Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association (PCNA). Multiple educational grants have been requested to support this program. PCNA is approved as a provider of nurse practitioner continuing education (CE) programs by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP), provider number 030602. This program was planned in accordance with AANP CE Policies and Commercial Support Standards.