2023 SCHEDULE

THURSDAY, APRIL 13 - PHARMACOLOGY PRECONFERENCE AND GENERAL SESSIONS
Pharmacology Preconference may be attended as a stand-alone event.
7:30 AMBreakfast
8:00 AMHypertrophic Cardiomyopathy: Comparing Traditional & Novel Treatments
8:45 AMWelcome to Pharmacology Preconference
9:00 AMCardiometabolic Treatments for Obesity
9:50 AMActivity Break
10:00 AMTherapies to Treat Inflammation in Cardiovascular Disease
Joseph Saseen, PharmD, FNLA, CLS
10:50 AMUpdate on Stroke: Tenecteplase (TNK)
Shavonne Williams, MN, APRN, ACNS-BC, ANVP-BC, SCRN, CCRN-K
11:40 PMStretch Break
12:00 PMLunch and Product Theater
Recurrent Pericarditis Sponsored by Kiniksa
12:45 PMAntiplatelet Therapy in Primary Prevention
1:35 PMAnnouncements
1:40 PMExhibit Hall Open and Beverage Break
3:00 PMWelcome to General Sessions
3:15 PMOpening Keynote: Evaluating Chest Pain: Cardiac vs. Non-Cardiac
4:15 PMHeart Failure Prevention and Treatment: Latest Guidelines
Nancy Albert, PhD, CCNS, CCRN, NE-BC, FAHA, FCCM, FHFSA, FAAN
5:00 PMAnnouncements
5:15 PMEntertainment - Walter Ramsay Stooges Band
5:30 PMOpening Reception in the Exhibit Hall with Poster Presentations
FRIDAY, APRIL 14 - GENERAL SESSIONS
7:00 AMBreakfast
8:00 AMWelcome
Poster Winners Announced
8:15 AMProduct Theater
9:00 AMThe Role of LP(a) in CVD Risk
Keith C. Ferdinand, MD, FACC, FAHA, FASH, FNLA
9:45 AMKidney Health Equity
Flor Alvarado, MD, MPH
10:30 AMActivity Break
10:40 AMBehavioral Interventions: Impact on Cardiovascular Risk Factors
Valerie Hoover, PhD
11:25 AMStructural Heart Interventions: What’s New?
Kimberly Guibone, NP, ACNP-BC, FACC
12:10 PMOral Abstract Presentations
12:45 PMBeverage Break and Lunch Served
1:00 PMProduct Theater
1:45 PMExhibit Hall
3:00 PMBreak Out Sessions (pick one)
Cardiac Rehab: What’s in it for You and Your Patients?
Robert Scales, PhD
CVD Diagnostics: Demystifying which, when and why
Abhinav Saxena, MD
Rare Arrythmias: Do you know what to look for?
4:00 PMBreak Out Sessions (pick one)
Cardiac Rehab: What’s in it for You and Your Patients?
Robert Scales, PhD
CVD Diagnostics: Demystifying which, when and why
Abhinav Saxena, MD
Rare Arrythmias: Do you know what to look for?
SATURDAY, APRIL 15 - GENERAL SESSIONS
7:30 AMBreakfast
8:00 AMWelcome
8:05 AMCardiorenal Syndrome: The Discord between the Heart and Kidney Relationship
8:50 AMAward and Presidential Transition
9:10 AMMobilizing Nurses to Reduce Hypertension Burden
Janet Wright, MD, FACC
9:55 AMActivity Break
10:05 AMDiabetes Care Management: Get with the Guidelines
10:50 AMReflecting on Well-Being: Focus on the Health of Nurses
Keith Jones, MA, BS
11:50 AMClosing and Prize Drawing

For more information on each program topic, see the Learning Objectives.

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.