California Chapter Calendar
Symposiums, Meeting and Conferences of interest to our members

The California Chapter does not administer registration for all events. Explore possibilities and access registration materials and directions for our many Partner Programs.



December 2, 2020
Los Angeles Society of Echocardiography Meeting:
Deep Learning and Data Science to Enhance Echocardiography
Virtual Event via Zoom


Presented by Los Angeles Society of Echocardiography and endorsed by the California Chapter of the American College of Cardiology.

Speaker: David Ouyang, MD, Staff Physician, Cedars Sinai Medical Center

Time:
7:00 PM: Presentation and Discussion

SDMS CME credit available to members

Registration is required
Zoom link will available a week prior to event

Contact LASE to Register


December 3, 2020
CA ACC Winter Virtual Meeting [Zoom]: Social Media & Digital Presence in 2020


Brought to you by the Women In Cardiology Committee and endorsed by the California Chapter of the American College of Cardiology.

Come Join your peers to learn more about self-care, resiliency, and how to leverage social media this year

Time: 5:00 - 6:15 PM

 4:45-5 pm Virtual Exhibit
5:00-5:10 pm Welcome & Opening Comments: What is ACC Doing For You?
Speaker: Teresa Daniele, MD, FACC and Janet Wei, MD, FACC,
CA ACC WIC Co-Chairs

5:10-5:20 pm Self Care and Resiliency
Speaker: Lisa Jonsson, MS LMFT, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

5:20-5:30pm Q & A. Moderator: Teresa Daniele, MD, FACC; UCSF Fresno

5:30-5:40 pm Social Media and Digital Presence in 2020
Speaker: Janet Han, MD, FACC; SoMe Editor, JACC EP

5:40-6:00 pm Panel: Social Media and Digital Presence in 2020

6:00-6:15 pm Q & A. Moderator: Teresa Daniele, MD, FACC

ALL ACC Members - Join us for FREE as a membership benefit!
Non-ACC Members - $20
Please click here to join the webinar
Passcode: 872019

Agenda




December 3 - 6, 2020
18th Annual World Congress Insulin Resistance Diabetes & Cardiovascular Disease
Live-Interactive-Online Virtual Conference


Presented by WCIRDC and endorsed by the California Chapter of the American College of Cardiology.

FREE!

Exploring New Frontiers In Metabolism - Tomorrow's Clinical Science Today.

This year, due to the pandemic, the Congress, originally planned for Los Angeles, goes virtual: Live-Interactive-Online over 4 days and will be available on-demand for 90 days. For the first time, the registration will be free, including 30 CME & ABIM-MOC credits.

Free CME Online Info
Agenda
Website



December 8, 2020
CA ACC Outpatient Office E&M Service Changes
Zoom Virtual Meeting


Endorsed by the California Chapter of the American College of Cardiology.

Information YOU and your office need to know for payments and practice impact in 2021!

We will cover in detail how outpatient office E&M services will change in relation to billing and documentation; cover all telemedicine services during (and perhaps after) the COVID-19 emergency ends; cover new cardiology services and codes for 2021; and what sort of reviews can we expect from CMS contractors.

ALL Members and staff encouraged to join this interactive meeting. Q& A during and afterwards.

Featuring Speakers:

Richard F. Wright, MD, FACC
Chairman, Pacific Heart Institute
Providence Saint John’s Health Center
Santa Monica, CA

Arthur Lurvey, MD, FACP, FACE
Medicare Contractor Medical Director, Jurisdiction E and F
Noridian Healthcare Solutions, LLC, Fargo

Join Zoom Meeting
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88616963429?pwd=NWVQd2U2c2x0RUlqeGVYVTNiVzVaUT09

Meeting ID: 886 1696 3429
Passcode: 010818

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December 17, 2020
University of California, Irvine Cardiology Grand Rounds: Exercise Treadmill Testing: Obsolete Without Imaging? with Ezra Amsterdam
Virtual Event via Zoom


Presented by The University of California, Irvine School of Medicine and endorsed by the California Chapter of the American College of Cardiology.

Speaker: Ezra A. Amsterdam, MD, FACC, Professor of Medicine, UC Davis

Time:
7 AM

Meeting URL:
https://ucihealth.zoom.us/j/98123909027?pwd=WjlSdWpCTHIxWFcwci9ZbFZnczVZQT09

Meeting ID: 981 2390 9027
Passcode: 065437

Zoom Link
Grand Rounds Website



February 6, 2021
5th Annual Symposium: Contemporary Management of Cardiovascular Disease in Women


Presented by Complete Conference Management and endorsed by the California Chapter of the American College of Cardiology.

Location:
Omni Los Angeles Hotel
251 South Olive Street
Los Angeles, California 90012

Prescribed credits
Program
Website




March 25 - 26, 2021
12th Annual Controversies and Advances in the Treatment of Cardiovascular Disease:
Annual Meeting of the California ACC


Presented by Promedica International CME and endorsed by the California Chapter of the American College of Cardiology.

This meeting was originally to take place in October 2020 and has been rescheduled to March 25-26, 2021. The meeting will coincide with the 31st Annual Meeting of the California ACC.

The scientific program will focus on realistic views of controversial issues in cardiovascular disease. Sessions will include a combination of lectures, debates, and roundtable discussions presented by a faculty of internationally renowned leaders.

Location:
The Maybourne Beverly Hills (formerly known as the Montage Beverly Hills)
225 North Canon Drbr> Beverly Hills, CA 90210
Reservation Form
Call 310-860-7800. You must mention the “Controversies 2020” meeting to receive the group rate. A special room rate of $415 per night plus taxes for single or double occupancy is available for program participants at The Maybourne Beverly Hills through February 20, 2021 or as space allows.

Flyer
Website




April 23 - 25, 2021
Seventh Annual Clinical Advances in Heart Failure and Arrhythmias


Presented by Scripps Conference Services & CME and endorsed by the California Chapter of the American College of Cardiology.

Location:
Westin Carlsbad Resort
5480 Grand Pacific Drive, Carlsbad, CA 92008

Website



May 15 - 17, 2021
ACC.21
70th Annual Scientific Session & Expo
"reFocus on Science and reConnect with Patient Care"
Virtual & In-Person Conference


Presented by the American College of Cardiology.

ACC.21 will feature the practice-changing science and cutting-edge education expected from the meeting, as well as a robust Expo and Learning Destinations. ACC Annual Scientific Session leaders and staff are also working hard to ensure a safe environment with the latest health and safety guidelines in place. Additionally, an engaging ACC.21 Virtual experience will allow cardiovascular clinicians who are unable to attend in person to participate real-time with a global audience.

Location:
Atlanta, GA

Registration & Housing for ACC.21 and ACC.21 Virtual will open in October 2020.

Website
FAQ


May 19, 2021
MemorialCare Southern Los Angeles and Orange County Regional Cath Conference
Virtual & In-Person Conference


Presented by MemorialCare and endorsed by the California Chapter of the American College of Cardiology.

More information will be added when available.

Location:
TBA


October 14 - 16, 2021
20th Annual Maui Cardiovascular Symposium


Location: Fairmont Kea Lani, Maui.

Purpose of our California Chapter

The purpose of the Chapter shall be to contribute to the prevention of cardiovascular diseases, to ensure optimal quality care for the individuals with such diseases and to foster the highest professional ethical standards. In carrying out these purposes the Chapter shall function in consultation with the leadership of the College and as an advisor to local and state governmental and professional organizations concerning issues related to cardiovascular disease.

The Chapter shall, in the interests of patients, physicians, and the public in general, maintain a high level of social consciousness and involvement with socioeconomic issues which may influence access to high quality cardiovascular health care for all individuals.

The Chapter has been formed as a 501(c)(6) not-for-profit corporation underthe federal and California state tax codes. The Chapter maintains an Executive Office with a full time Executive Director and support staff. The Chapter also maintains a full time lobbyist and staff in Sacramento.

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