43rd Annual Northwestern Vascular Symposium


Date & Location
Thursday, December 6, 2018 7:00 AM - Saturday, December 8, 2018 12:00 PM   InterContinental Chicago, 505 N. Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL

Target Audience
Cardiovascular Disease, General Surgery, Nurse Practitioner, Nursing, Physician Assistant, Radiologic Tech, Radiology

Overview

This 2 1/2 day course has brought together 50 national experts in their respective fields of vascular care who have contributed an up-to-date written chapter that accompanies their corresponding 15-minute presentation.



Objectives
  1. List current treatment recommendations for extra-cranial carotid and supra-aortic trunk arterial occlusive disease s
  2. Describe the expected outcomes of lower extremity revascularization for arterial occlusive disease following open surgical and endovascular techniques
  3. Discuss new information about the treatment of lower extremity venous disease
  4. Evaluate the limitations of EVAR
  5. Demonstrate the treatment options for visceral and renal artery aneurysmal and occlusive disease
  6. Discuss the growing application of TEVAR for thoracic aortic pathology
  7. Relay information about the latest developments in treatment of thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm disease
  8. Evaluate new developments in the management of complex venous disease
  9. Recall information on the latest in treatment of upper extremity vascular disease and hemodialysis access
  10. Demonstrate the clinical application of the course contents through the panel and case study discussion

Registration
Registration information and brochure coming soon!

Accreditation

The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement

The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 21.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity