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.




May 23, 2019
UCI Cardiology Grand Rounds / Research CME Conference: Chronic Total Occlusion Intervention: Should We Reconsider


From University of California, Irvine and California Chapters of the American College of Cardiology.

Speaker: Reza Movahed, M.D., Clinical Professor of Medicine; University of Arizona Health Sciences and Sarver Heart Center, Tucson, Arizona

Time: 7:30 AM - 8:30 AM

Location:
UCI Medical Center, City Tower
333 City Boulevard West, The City Tower, 4th Floor, Conf Room #403,
Orange, CA 92868

Contact: Lesley Anderson, Phone: 714-456-3868. Email: lianders@uci.edu; Phone: 714-456-3868

Website



May 30, 2019
Northern California FIT Chapter Event


From the California Chapter of the American College of Cardiology.

Keynote:
Technology And YOU: How To Forge A Career As An Entrepreneur
Speaker: Irving Loh, MD, FACC, FAHA FCCP FACP

Free Registration

Time: 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Mix and Mingle with Appetizers & Explore Sponsors displays
6:45 PM – 7 PM: Dinner Served
7 PM - 7:30 PM: Keynote
7:30 PM: Career Advisory Panel

Location:
Domenico Winery
1697 Industrial Rd, San Carlos, CA 94070

Agenda


May 30, 2019
Scientific Education Dinner Program: "Acute Coronary Syndrome: Pathophysiology and a Focus on Lipid Management"


Hosted by Reema Dirks, PharmD, Medical Science Liaison, Sanofi U.S. Medical Affairs the California Chapter of the American College of Cardiology.

Presentation:
"Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease and Select High-Risk Populations"

Speaker:
Nathan D. Wong, PhD, FACC, FAHA, FNLA Professor and Director – Heart Disease Prevention Program Division of Cardiology – UC Irvine

Time: 6:00 PM Registration & Dinner

Location:
Fattoria e Mare
1095 Rollins Road ● Burlingame, CA 94010

Program Code:11405


This program is non-promotional and sponsored by Sanofi. Sanofi may not provide meals to certain persons at this speaker program. By accepting a meal at this program, you represent that none of these descriptions apply to you: anyone prohibited from accepting things of value such as the food or drink at this event by other state or federal laws, or by his or her employer’s policies. In accordance with the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals, attendance at this program is limited to healthcare professionals. Accordingly, attendance by guests or spouses is not permitted.
 



June 5 - 8, 2019
Napa Valley Cardiology Conference 2019


From Piedmont Heart and endorsed by the California Chapter of the American College of Cardiology.

Build relationships in an intimate setting, and experience real learning to take back to your practice.

Location:
The Meritage Resort and Spa
875 Bordeaux Way, Napa, CA 94558
Reservations may be made by calling (707) 251-1900 and identifying yourself as part of the Piedmont Heart Group.

Watch Past Napa Videos
Brochure
Website





June 19, 2019
Cardiovascular Grand Rounds: Review of Key Clinical Trials from the Heart Rhythm Society (HRS) 2019 Scientific Sessions


From John Muir Health and in Partnership with the California Chapters of the American College of Cardiology.

Speaker: Susan Eisenberg, M.D. Cardiac Electrophysiologist, John Muir Health

Time: 7:30 AM-8:30 AM

Location: John Muir Medical Center
2540 East Street
Concord CA 94520
Conference Room: Concord 1 & 2
Grand Rounds will be Videoconferenced to the Walnut Creek Medical Center, Epstein 1 Conference Room)

How to Connect CV Grand Rounds via computer via Zoom:
https://zoom.us/j/789868397
Dial by your location +1 669 900 6833 US (San Jose)

Meeting ID: 789 868 397

Find your local number: https://zoom.us/u/arrBsTg2u

For more info, please contact Sharon Straiten at sharon.straiten@johnmuirhealth.com or Gary Gershony, MD, Director, Cardiovascular Research, Education & Technology at gary.gershony_MD@johnmuirhealth.com.


June 28 - 29, 2019
25th Annual San Diego Heart Failure Symposium: Advances in the Recognition & Treatment of Heart Failure


From Complete Conference Management and endorsed by the California & Arizona Chapters of the American College of Cardiology.

Location:
Estancia La Jolla Hotel
9700 North Torrey Pines Road
La Jolla, CA 92037

Website
Registration coming soon



July 12 - 14, 2019
3rd Annual Heart in Diabetes


From PESI & TMIOA and endorsed by the California Chapter of the American College of Cardiology.

This CME program is a unique medical conference bringing together world renowned clinical leaders in diabetes and cardiovascular disease

Discount for CA ACC Members:
Coupon code for 30% off for members: WCIRPO

Location:
Loews Philadelphia Hotel
1200 Market St.
Philadelphia, PA 19107

Brochure
Website





July 19 - 21, 2019
ASPC 2019 Congress on CVD Prevention


From the American Society for Preventive Cardiology and endorsed by the California Chapter of the American College of Cardiology.

Events include the HONORARY ASPC FELLOWSHIP LECTURE: The Evolving Science of Health Valentin Fuster, MD, PhD, FASPC

Location:
La Cantera Resort & Spa
16641 La Cantera Parkway
San Antonio, TX

Brochure
Agenda
Website




August 24, 2019
Insights into Cardiovascular Care


From St. Joseph’s Medical Center Education Department and endorsed by the California Chapter of the American College of Cardiology.

St. Joseph’s will be hosting a Cardiac Symposium for health care professionals focused on shared care of the cardiovascular patient, including mitral valvular care, cholesterol care, and the effects of relaxation and meditation. The program has been designed for physicians, nurses, and other clinical practitioners involved in the diagnosis, treatment, and care of individuals with cardiovascular diseases.

Location:
Brookside Golf & Country Club
3603 St. Andrews Drive Stockton, CA 95219

Call our St. Joseph’s Medical Center Education Department at 209.467.6331 to register for the symposium.


September 20 - 21, 2019
10th Cardiovascular Update Symposium


From Hoag Jeffrey M. Carlton Heart & Vascular Institute and endorsed by the California Chapter of the American College of Cardiology.

Program Director: Dipti Itchhaporia, MD, FACC, FESC
Information coming soon.

Location:
Fashion Island Hotel Newport Beach
690 Newport Center Drive
Newport Beach, CA 92660

Early Website



October 11, 2019
Practicum in Mechanical Circulatory Support (MCS): Managing Cardiogenic Shock with Short-Term Devices Symposium


From Cedars-Sinai Medical Center Continuing Medical Education and endorsed by the Arizona and California Chapters of the American College of Cardiology.

Location:
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Los Angeles, CA

Website & Registration



October 24 - 26, 2019
19th Annual Maui Cardiovascular Symposium


From San Diego Medical Program and endorsed by the California Chapter of the American College of Cardiology.

Registration:
$300: 3 day pass
$140: 1 day

Location:
Fairmont Kea Lani, Maui
4100 Wailea Alanui Dr, Wailea, HI 96753

Early Website



October 29 - November 1, 2019
30th Annual Cardiovascular Interventions


From Promedica International CME and endorsed by the California & Arizona Chapters of the American College of Cardiology.

Location:
Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines
10950 North Torrey Pines Road, La Jolla, California 92037
View special group rate of $245 plus taxes/per evening for symposium attendees.
 
Save the Date Brochure
Website



November 9, 2019
11th Annual OC Symposium on Cardiovascular Disease Prevention


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

Time:
7:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Location:
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Anaheim
100 The City Drive, Orange, CA 92868

Early Website



November 14 - 15, 2019
Controversies & Advances in the Treatment of Cardiovascular Disease: The Nineteenth in the Series


From Promedica International CME and endorsed by the California & Arizona Chapters of the American College of Cardiology.

Location:
Montage Beverly Hills
225 N Canon Dr, Beverly Hills, CA 90210

Save the Date Brochure
Website



February 1, 2020
UC Irvine Cath Essentials Symposium


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

Time:
7:30 AM - 3 PM

Location:
Fashion Island Hotel Newport Beach
690 Newport Center Dr, Newport Beach, CA 92660

Early Website

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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