Complex Cardiovascular Imaging Conference

Join us for an Online Multimodality Imaging Education Event for

Technologists, Technicians and Nurses!

This is an exciting opportunity for participants to learn from industry-leading cardiovascular imaging physicians, clinicians and technologists who will present the most current principles, techniques, risks and limitations of different cardiovascular imaging modalities.

Date & Time

May 1, 2021: 8:00 AM – 3:30 PM CST

 

Location

This is a virtual event that will take place over Zoom.

Event Details

Target Audience

Cardiovascular techs, CT techs, echo techs, MR techs, nuclear techs, PET techs, radiology techs, vascular techs, nurses, exercise physiologists, and any related providers interested in learning more about cardiovascular imaging.

Purpose

The purpose of this event is:

  • Improving outcomes and quality of life in the cardiovascular population through ongoing research and proven techniques utilizing cardiovascular imaging modalities.
  • Advocating for the field’s continued expansion through communication within our cardiology, radiology and nursing communities;
  • Dedicated to the goals of outreach and education for technologists and medical support staff;
  • Cultivating close working relationships within our cardiology and radiology communities;
  • Moving forward this conference will advocate for education and clinical excellence to improve patient care.
Learning Objectives

At the completion of this activity, the participants should be able to:

  • Explain the modern principles, techniques, risks and limitations of different cardiovascular imaging modalities. 
  • Describe best imaging options for diagnosis and evaluation of structural heart disease. 
  • Describe the roles different cardiovascular imaging modalities play in diagnosing and evaluating Heart Failure and Cardiomyopathy, including cardiac amyloidosis and myocardial viability as well as explain the advantages and limitations of each modality. 
  • Improve the outcomes and quality of life in the cardiovascular population through ongoing research and proven techniques utilizing cardiovascular imaging modalities. 
  • Order the correct imaging for each patient for accurate diagnosis of Coronary Artery Disease, to include Echo, MPI, CMR, CTA and Coronary Angiography. 
  • Describe special considerations to be made in diagnosing CAD in women. 
Agenda

8:00-8:10am: Welcome/Introduction

Desmond B. Jay, MD; Wendy Beasley, CNMT

8:15-8:35am: Echo Evaluation

Said Alsidawi, MD

8:35-8:55am: CT/MR Evaluation

João Cavalcante, MD

8:55-9:15am: Echo in the Cath Lab-Visualizing Percutaneous Therapies

Richard Bae, MD

9:15-9:25am: Questions and Answers

9:25-9:40am: Break & Exhibit Presentation

9:40-10:00am: Viability Testing (PET/CMR)

Desmond B. Jay, MD; David Lin, MD

10:00-10:20am: Echo Strain Imaging

Said Alsidawi, MD

10:20-10:40am: HCM

Robert Fraser, MD

10:40-10:55am: Nuclear Imaging for Amyloid

Desmond B. Jay, MD

10:55-11:10am: MR Imaging for Amyloid

David Lin, MD

11:10-11:20am: Questions and Answers

11:20-12:30pm: Exhibit Presentation & Lunch

12:30-12:50pm: POCUS Cases

Alex Campbell, MD

12:55-1:15pm: Stress Echo

Said Alsidawi, MD

1:15-1:35pm: Stress MPI

Desmond B. Jay, MD

1:35-1:55pm: Stress CMR

João Cavalcante, MD

1:55-2:10pm: Break & Exhibit Presentation

2:10-2:30pm: CTA

Victor Cheng, MD

2:30-2:50pm: Cor Angiography, FFR/IVUS

Santiago Garcia, MD

2:50-3:10pm: Special Considerations for Women

Retu Saxena, MD

3:10-3:30pm: Questions and Answers

3:30pm Closing

Desmond Jay, MD

 

Sponsorship Opportunities
EXHIBIT LEVELS:
Platinum Level – $2,000.00
This top level exhibit opportunity includes:
  • 5-minute virtual meeting with 2 of the faculty physicians. Sponsor arranges time and link for meeting.
  • Premier acknowledgement on conference webpage with link to company site.
  • Logo in the welcome slide loop.
  • Includes registration for up to four attendees.

Gold Level – $1,500.00

This Gold-level exhibit opportunity includes:

  • One 3-5min pre-recorded announcement played during one of the scheduled breaks.
  • Acknowledgement on conference webpage with link to company site.
  • Logo in the welcome slide loop.
  • Registration for up to two attendees.

Silver Level – $500.00

This Silver-level exhibit opportunity includes

  • Acknowledgement on conference webpage with link to company site
  • Company name (no logo) in the welcome slide loop
  • Registration for one representative

 

To learn more and reserve an exhibit with an online payment, please visit this page.

If you will be paying by check, please contact Maia Hendel (mhendel@mhif.org).

Registration

Registration is not open yet; check back soon.

Accreditation

Category A CE credit is pending approval by the ASRT

Questions? 

Contact us: education@mhif.org or 612-863-3625

We are grateful to our sponsors!

Grants

Exhibitors

About Us

The Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation® (MHIF) aims to create a world without heart and vascular disease. Our efforts are focused on improving the cardiovascular health of individuals and communities through innovative research and education. This bold vision fuels efforts to investigate new protocols and treatments designed to save lives. Research findings and expertise are disseminated through our professional and community education programs. Learn more about MHIF’s education work by clicking the button below.