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Officially Endorsed by:
THE HEART FAILURE SOCIETY OF AMERICA



Endorsed by:
CALIFORNIA CHAPTER OF THE
AMERICAN COLLEGE OF CARDIOLOGY



Affiliated With:
INTERNATIONAL ACADEMY OF CARDIOLOGY

Related Conferences:


24th Annual

Heart Failure 2020
Update on Diagnosis and Therapy
August 1, 2020

FACULTY

PROGRAM DIRECTOR

Uri Elkayam, MD, FACC, FAHA, FHFSA
Professor of Medicine
Division of Cardiology
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA

PROGRAM CO-DIRECTOR

Anil K. Bhandari, MD, FACC, FHRS
Director, Electrophysiology Services,
Chief, Division of Cardiology,
Chairman, GME/CME Program,
Good Samaritan Hospital
Clinical Professor of Medicine,
Keck School of Medicine
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA

INVITED SPEAKERS

Inder Anand, MD, FRCP, D Phil (Oxon.), FACC
Professor of Medicine
University of Minnesota Medical School
VA Medical Centers
Minneapolis, MN and San Diego, CA

David Cannom, MD, FACC, FHRS*
Medical Director of Cardiology, Good Samaritan Hospital
Director of Cardiovascular Trial Development and Engagement,
Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute
Clinical Professor of Medicine, UCLA School of Medicine
Los Angeles, CA

Leslie Cooper, MD, FACC
Chair, Department of Cardiovascular diseases
Professor of Medicine
Mayo Clinic Florida
Jacksonville, FL

James Forrester, MD, FACC
Burns and Allen Professor of Cardiology Emeritus
Professor of Medicine, Smidt Heart Institute
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Los Angeles, CA

Barry H. Greenberg, MD, FACC
Distinguished Professor of Medicine
Director, Advanced Heart Failure Treatment Program
UC San Diego
La Jolla, CA

Saibal Kar, MD, FACC, FSCAI
Professor of Medicine at David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles Director of Structural Heart Disease Interventions and Clinical Research
Los Robles Hospital
Thousand Oaks, CA

Alan Maisel, MD, FACC
Emeritus Professor of Cardiology
UC San Diego
La Jolla, CA

Ileana L. Piña, MD, MPH, FAHA, FACC
Professor of Medicine
Wayne State University
Detroit, MI
Clinical Professor of Medicine
Central Michigan University
Mount Pleasant, MI

Nir Uriel, MD, MSc, FACC
Louis Block Professor of Medicine
Director of Heart Failure, Transplant and Mechanical Circulatory Support
Section of Cardiology
The University of Chicago Medicine
Chicago, IL

Marcus Anthony Urey, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Department of Medicine, Cardiology Division
UC San Diego
La Jolla, CA

FACULTY DISCLOSURE
It is our policy to ensure balance, independence, objectivity and scientific rigor. All persons involved in the selection, development and presentation of content are required to disclose any real or apparent conflicts of interest. All conflicts of interest will be resolved prior to an educational activity being delivered to learners through one of the following mechanisms 1) altering the financial relationship with the commercial interest, 2) altering the individual’s control over CME content about the products or services of the commercial interest, and/or 3) validating the activity content through independent peer review. All persons are also required to disclose any discussions of off label/unapproved uses of drugs or devices. Persons who refuse or fail to disclose are disqualified from participating in the CME activity. Participants will be asked to evaluate whether the speaker’s outside interests reflect a possible bias in the planning or presentation of the activity. This information is used to plan future activities.