Wednesday, February 17, 2016 - Tuesday, May 10, 2016
7:00 am - 9:00 am

ABMC Heart Center Classroom


Wednesday February 17, 2016


ABMC Conference Room 20


  • Registration/Coffee: 7:00 A.M.
  • Presentation: 7:00 A.M.

Target Audience:

Cardiologists, Pulmonologists, Primary Care Physicians, Stroke Care Physicians, Internal Medicine, Interns, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Echocardiographic Technicians, Emergency Room Physicians and other Healthcare Providers.

Identified GAP/Needs Statement:

An increase in morbidity in mortality rates is seen when a physician encounters cases that are not familiar or routine. Presently, physicians do not have the opportunity for formal discussion and evaluation of unique or difficult cases.


  • Describe new medications/wires or review application of existing medications/wires
  • Identify new invasive therapies for treatment of cardiovascular disease
  • Compare and contrast the role of coronary disease between cases
  • Evaluate the procedure of an individual case study


Siddharth Gandhi, DO, FACC and Yogesh Agarwal, MD, FACC

Faculty Disclosure:

Dr. Agarwal and Dr. Gandhi have disclosed that they do not have any relevant personal financial relationships with any commercial interests.

Planning Disclosures:

Dr. McCriskin has disclosed that he is a primary investigator for Aristole Trial, sub-investigator for the Rely Trial and speaker for Pfizer and Bristol-Myer. None of other planners or content reviewers has disclosed any relevant financial relationships with any commercial interests.

**It is IHLF policy that all PowerPoint presentations are peer reviewed for educational content and bias.

Accreditation Statement:ISMS Logo

The Illinois Heart & Lung Foundation is accredited by the Illinois State Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement:

The Illinois Heart & Lung Foundation designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The Illinois Heart & Lung Foundation wishes to take these extra steps to assure that no individual with a disability is excluded, denied services, segregated, or otherwise treated differently than other individuals because of absence of auxiliary aides or services. If you need any other services identified in the Americans with Disabilities Act, please contact Kathi Franklin: phone 309-556-8306 or e-mail [email protected]