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