Chattanooga Area Nurses in Advanced Practice

Non- CANAP Conference: 2020 Annual Chattanooga Cardiovascular Symposium (Embassy Suites Chattanooga)

Embassy Suites- Chattanooga Hamilton Place
2321 Lifestyle Way
Chattanooga, TN 37421

Saturday, February 8, 2020 at 7:15am ET - 4:45pm ET
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2321 Lifestyle Way, Chattanooga, TN 37421



The Chattanooga Heart Institute and CHI Memorial present Annual Chattanooga Cardiovascular Symposium


See Below, multiple

Credits Offered

This event offers 6.25 CME credits to attendees.
Accredited by Medical Association of Georgia.

Additional Information

2020 Annual Chattanooga Cardiovascular Symposium

The Chattanooga Heart Institute and CHI Memorial present the 2020 Annual Chattanooga Cardiovascular Symposium on Saturday, February 8, 2020 at Embassy Suites, 2321 Lifestyle Way, Chattanooga, TN  37421. 

 (6.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™)

Date: Saturday, February 8, 2020    8:00 a.m. – 4:40 p.m.

Location:   Embassy Suites, 2321 Lifestyle Way, Chattanooga, TN 37421

Registration Fee:   $70  Advanced Practice Clinicians


Both symposium agendas and registration information can be accessed at the following link:


Time Topic Speaker

Registration & Breakfast



William P. Warren, M.D., FACC
Cardiology, Invasive, Imaging
8:10-8:30 When Should Primary Preventive Therapies be Stopped in the Elderly Alycia Cleinman, M.D.
Internal and Geriatric Medicine
CHI Memorial Center for Healthy Aging
8:30-8:50 Sleep Apnea and Cardiac Implications P. Gabriel Tallent, M.D.
Neurology, Sleep Medicine
Chattanooga Neurology Associates
8:50-9:10 Mitral Valve Disease – Who and When to Refer Allen E. Atchley, Jr., M.D., FACC, FASE
Cardiology, Imaging
9:10-9:30 Mechanical Heart Failure Therapies Alan Simeone, M.D. FACS
Cardiac, Vascular and Thoracic Surgery
9:30-9:40 Question and Answer Panel  
9:40-10:10 BREAK  
10:10-10:30 Atrial Fibrillation: Rate, Rhythm and Stroke Kelly Richardson, M.D.
Cardiology, Electrophysiology
10:30-10:50 DVT/PE Diagnosis and Treatment TBA
10:50-11:10 Aortic Valve Disease – When to Replace and Who William F. Oellerich, MD, PhD, FACC
Cardiology, Imaging
11:10-11:30 Antiplatelet / Anticoagulation Regimens – Is there still a role for aspirin? J. Carter Hemphill, M.D., FACC
Cardiology, Interventional
11:30-11:50 Do We Need Stents Anymore? What is the Data? C. Samuel Ledford, M.D., FACC
Cardiology, Interventional
11:50-12:00 Question and Answer Panel  
12:00-1:00 LUNCH  

Coronary Calcium Scoring – An Unrecognized Tool

Vimal Ramjee, M.D.
Cardiology, Imaging
1:20-1:40 CHF – Outpatient Management E. Philip Lehman, M.D., FACC
Cardiology, Imaging

TMO, SPECT, PET – Which stress test do I order?

Ondrej J. Lisy, M.D., PhD, FACC
Cardiology, Imaging
2:00-2:20 HTN – When to take them matters? Mark C. Thel, M.D., FACC
Cardiology, Interventional
2:20-2:30 Question and Answer Panel  
2:30-3:00 BREAK  
3:00-3:20 Lipid Management – Time to Get Serious About Triglycerides Brian H. Negus, M.D., FACC, FSCAI
Cardiology, Interventional, Vascular
3:20-3:40 EKG – The Patterns You Absolutely Need to Know Newton B. Wiggins, M.D. 
Cardiology, Electrophysiology
3:40-4:00 PAD – What I Need to Know Vinay D. Madan, M.D., FACC
Cardiology, Interventional
4:00-4:20 Diabetic Therapies to Reduce Cardiovascular Risk Aditya Mandawat, M.D.
Cardiology, Interventional
4:20-4:30 Question and Answer Panel  
4:30-4:40 Wrap-Up and Evaluation William Warren, M.D.

Posted to CANAP Website 12/11/2019 by Kelly Licht, NP