Grand Rounds

Putting Research Into Practice

The Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation’s® Cardiovascular Grand Rounds offers physicians and other health care providers the opportunity to review and discuss the latest developments in cardiovascular care. These weekly meetings feature topics from many cardiac specialty areas, including: Structural heart disease, heart failure, electrophysiology, cardiovascular imaging, interventional cardiology, cardiovascular disease prevention, cardiothoracic surgery, and vascular/endovascular. Practitioners share research highlights, offer treatment or diagnostic best-practices, and collaborate to improve care for those with cardiovascular disease.

Time and Place

Time: Mondays from 7 – 8 a.m., but with no meetings held from Memorial Day through Labor Day
Place: Watson Room, Abbott Northwestern Education Building

 Both Mac and PC users should be able to access MP4s. If you have any feedback about accessing recordings, please email  grandrounds@mhif.org.

January 11, 2016

  • Cardiology Case Carousel (Flier) (Slides) (MP4)
    Benjamin K. Johnson, MD
    Cardiovascular Disease Fellow
    Minneapolis Heart Institute® at Abbott Northwestern Hospital & Hennepin County Medical Center

January 4, 2016

  • Chronic Total Occlusion Interventions: what is missing in 2016 (Flier) (Slides) (MP4)
    Emmanouil S. Brilakis, MD, PhD
    Professor of Medicine
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical School

December 14, 2015

  • Multimodality Imaging after Acute Myocardial Infarction: Case Carousel (Flier)(MP4)
    Michelle D. Carlson, MD
    Cardiovascular Disease Fellow
    Minneapolis Heart Institute® at Abbott Northwestern Hospital & Hennepin County Medical Center

December 7, 2015

  •  Fractional flow reserve (FFR) Computed tomography (CT) – (Flier)(MP4) (Slides)
    John R. Lesser, MD
    Minneapolis Heart Institute® at Abbott Northwestern Hospital

November 30, 2015

  • Vascular Case Reviews by Minneapolis Heart Institute® at Abbott Northwestern Hospital (Flier) (MP4-Due to technical difficulties recording starts at 4:40 & missing Dr. Alexander’s slides.)
  • Case Review: Open thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm repair (No slides)
    Timothy M. Sullivan, MD
  • Case Review: Endovascular repair of thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm using fenestrated stent graft (Slides)
    Jesse M. Manunga, Jr., MD
  • Data Review: Closure device complications following percutaneous femoral arterial catheterization (Slides)
    Jason Q. Alexander, MD

November 23, 2015

  • Physician burnout and wellbeing: causes, consequences, and solutions – (Flier) (MP4) (Slides)
    Colin P. West, MD, PhD, FACP
    Professor of Medicine, Medical Education, and Biostatistics
    Mayo Clinic

November 16, 2015

  • Case Reports – Genetic Arrhythmia Program – Creating The Sudden Death Network and Case Reports (Flier)
    Raed Abdelhadi, MD
    Jay Sengupta, MD
    Minneapolis Heart Institute® at Abbott Northwestern Hospital

November 9, 2015

  • NO MEETING AHA 

November 2, 2015:

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    Prognostic Value of Serial Changes of High-Sensitivity Cardiac Troponin I and T Using Reference Change Values Among Hemodialysis Patients
    Yader B. Sandoval, MD
    Cardiovascular Disease Fellow
    Minneapolis Heart Institute® at Abbott Northwestern Hospital & Hennepin County Medical Center
  • Inter-Reader Concordance and Variations in Interpretation of Post-Resuscitation ECG in Abnormal vs Normal Metabolic Milieus Following Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest
    David F. Miranda, MD (Slides)
    Cardiovascular Disease Fellow
    Minneapolis Heart Institute® at Abbott Northwestern Hospital & Hennepin County Medical Center

October 26, 2015

October 19, 2015

October 12, 2015

October 5, 2015

September 28, 2015

September 21, 2015

September 14, 2015

Acknowledgment of Support

 

The Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation® is grateful to the following companies for their support of our Cardiology Grand Rounds educational series:

 

Grants

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AtriCure

Exhibits

 

AstraZeneca

Bristol-Myers Squibb

Janssen – Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson

Novartis

Pfizer, Inc.

Relypsa, Inc.

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Target Audience

Cardiovascular physicians, surgeons, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, research staff and other interested health care professionals. Professionals from other specialties are also welcome to attend. Industry representatives may attend for the educational value of the program and must adhere to the ACCME guidelines.

Meeting Purpose

After attending this program, participants will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate improved awareness of emerging cardiovascular clinical care standards derived from new research.
  2. Discuss the implications of new cardiovascular care guidelines and develop more standardized approaches to treating cardiovascular disease.
  3. Utilize current evidence-based guidelines to improve standards of care for individuals with cardiovascular diseases.

Accreditation

Physician:  This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Allina Health and Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation.  Allina Health is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Allina Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses: This activity has been designed to meet the Minnesota Board of Nursing continuing education requirements for 1.2 hours of credit. However, the nurse is responsible for determining whether this activity meets the requirements for acceptable continuing education.

Others: Individuals representing other professional disciplines may submit course materials to their respective professional associations for 1.0 hours of continuing education credit.