Cardiac Cerebral Vascular Regional Conference

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The New Hanover Regional Medical Center Cardiac Cerebral Vascular Regional Conference offers healthcare providers an opportunity to expand their knowledge and advance their practice.

Keynote Speaker Dean Ornish, MD
The “Ornish Diet” has been rated “#1 for Heart Health” by U.S. News & World Report every year since 2011.

Objectives

  • Describe current treatments, scientific advancements, preventive measures and pharmacotherapeutics in cardiac, vascular and stroke care.
  • Identify strategies to navigate the health care system to improve patient outcomes and manage population health.
  • Apply techniques learned to better interpret EKGs, manage acute stroke and cardiovascular emergencies, utilize emerging cardiovascular devices and enhance resuscitation techniques.
  • Incorporate evidence-based medicine in the patient with congestive heart failure, stroke, vascular disease and acute coronary syndrome. 

Target Audience

Physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, registered nurses, pharmacists, EMTs, paramedics, radiology technologists, physical and respiratory therapists, and allied health professionals

Contact:

Dates Offered:

09/19/2018 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Conference Schedule

Wednesday, September 19: 7:30 a.m. - Registration; Conference Workshops: 8 a.m.- 5 p.m.

Wilmington Convention Center
515 Nutt Street
Wilmington, NC 28401
09/20/2018 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Conference Schedule

Thursday, September 20: 7:00 a.m. - Registration; Conference Workshops: 8 a.m.- 4:45 p.m.

Wilmington Convention Center
515 Nutt Street
Wilmington, NC 28401
09/20/2018 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Conference Schedule  

This year's event features Keynote Speaker Dean Ornish, MD who created the Ornish Reversal Program that teaches patients how to take control of their heart disease through a new lifestyle that includes plant-based, low fat, low cholesterol nutrition, regular exercise, stress management.

  • Thursday, September 20: Welcome Reception & Book Signing: 5 - 6 p.m.
  • Thursday, September 20: Dr. Ornish Presentation With Q&A: 6 - 7 p.m.
Wilmington Convention Center
515 Nutt Street
Wilmington, NC 28401
09/21/2018 7:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Conference Schedule

Friday, September 21: 7:00 a.m. - Registration; Conference Workshops: 8 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.

Wilmington Convention Center
515 Nutt Street
Wilmington, NC 28401