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.


October 24, 2019
Southern CA Fellows In Training Networking Dinner


A Joint ACC FIT/EC Event

Topic: "Contract Negotiation tips from an attorney, and Tips for Early Career Physicians"
Speakers: ANTHONY A. HILLIARD, MD & PERRI MELNICK, JD

Time: 6:30 - 9:00 PM

Location:
Rusty Pelican Restaurant
2735 West Coast Hwy, Newport Beach, CA 92663

Valet parking included

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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
Kea Lani Reservations: https://book.passkey.com/go/cardiovascularsymposium

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October 26, 2019
CA ACC 4th Annual Tech Symposium
Colloquium on AI, Technology, Innovation and the Future of Cardiology


From the California Chapter of the American College of Cardiology.



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Poster

Come learn from more than a dozen cutting-edge presentations on the future of cardiology and how it relates to you.

Time: 8:30 AM - 5 PM with wine reception and networking to follow.

Location:
UC San Francisco Mission Bay Conference Center
1675 Owens Street
San Francisco, CA 94158

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October 26, 2019
Ninth Annual UCLA Fetal Echocardiography and Fetal Cardiac Screening Symposium


From UCLA CME and endorsed by the California Chapter of the American College of Cardiology.

Retaining its popular clinical focus, the symposium will provide a full day of learning, dedicated to real-life tips and pearls specifically for those physicians and sonographers who perform or interpret fetal cardiac screening examinations, including live scanning on actual patients.

Location:
UCLA Meyer & Renee Luskin Conference Center
425 Westwood Plaza
Los Angeles, California 90095

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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.
 
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November 2 - 4, 2019
36th Advanced Echo Conference


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

Location:
The Waterfront Beach Resort, A Hilton Hotel
21100 Pacific Coast Hwy, Huntington Beach, CA
Reservations for Echo attendees
 
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November 9, 2019
11th Annual Orange County Symposium on Cardiovascular Disease Prevention: The Need to Know


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

Co-Chair: Nathan D. Wong, PhD
This symposium is designed to fill knowledge gaps in the fast-evolving field of preventive cardiology. Primary care providers, cardiologists, endocrinologists, lifestyle interventionists and other specialists.

Time:
7:15 AM - 3:30 PM

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

Accreditation Statement
The University of California, Irvine School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Designation Statement
The University of California, Irvine School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
In addition, 6.5 CEUs will be available for registered nurses, licensed vocational nurses, registered dietitians and licensed clinical social workers.

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November 14 - 15, 2019
Controversies & Advances in the Treatment of Cardiovascular Disease
&
2019 Annual Awards Celebration Dinner


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


  2019 Annual Awards Celebration Dinner

  6:30 PM, Reception
  7:30 PM, Doors Open
  The Montage Hotel, Contessa Ballroom
  All members, attendees, and guests are welcome.
Join us and feed your soul with beautiful music and entertainment by our local physician band "The Doheny Docs" followed by awards and special recognitions.

  Awards Details & Tickets


Controversies Details:
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December 5 - 7, 2019
9th Annual International Hawaii Symposium on Diagnostic and Therapeutic Modalities in Heart Failure: A Comprehensive and Practical Review of Advances in Heart Failure and Biomarkers


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

This year we have put together a program that is designed to provide in-depth coverage of the important advances that have taken place in heart failure over the past year as well as provide an overview of the most effective therapeutic strategies for prevention and treatment. Topics that will be covered through a series of lectures, panel discussions and case presentations. The Island has not been more beautiful in years! The sky is robin-egg blue every day with incredible clouds and sunsets. The air is super high quality, and visibility is incredible.

Location:
Waikoloa Beach Marriott Resort
69-275 Waikoloa Beach Drive, Waikoloa Village, HI 96738

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January 17 - 19, 2020
Advances in Nuclear Cardiology, Cardiac CT and Cardiac MRI: Annual Case Review with the Experts


Presented by Complete Cedars-Sinai CME and endorsed by the California Chapter of the American College of Cardiology.

The course is designed to improve ordering patterns and increase quality in performing, interpreting, reporting and applying the advanced imaging methods. Unique program features include: - Case presentations covering common clinical, interpretation, and technical problems:
- A focus on value-based imaging
- An emphasis on increasing efficiency and reducing radiation exposure
- The latest evidence from clinical trials and registry data

Location:
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
8700 Beverly Blvd., South Tower, Plaza Level Los Angeles, CA 90048


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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 Drive, Newport Beach, CA 92660

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February 5 - 7, 2020
Ninth Annual Structural Heart Intervention and Imaging


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

LAA Closure, TAVR, ASD/PFO, Mitral Repair, TMVR, and More Featuring live case demonstrations, hands-on workshops and satellite symposia.

Location:
Hyatt Regency at Aventine
3777 La Jolla Village Drive
San Diego, CA 92122

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February 7, 2020
Healing the Heart: Second Annual Cardiology Symposium of the Central Coast


Presented by The Heart & Vascular Center at Cottage Health and endorsed by the California Chapter of the American College of Cardiology.

Featuring nationally recognized guest speakers including local experts from the Heart & Vascular Center at Cottage Health.

Time: 7:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Location:
Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort
(formerly Fess Parker's Doubletree)
633 E. Cabrillo Blvd.
Santa Barbara, CA 93103

See Accreditation &Credit Designation Statement

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February 21, 2020
6th Annual Southern California Cardiovascular Team (CVT) Symposium


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

Time:
7:15 AM - 5:15 PM
5:15-7:00 Happy hour and Magic hour. Magician guest at wine tasting.

7 CEU’s, 3 pharmacy credits

Location:
The Westin Pasadena
191 North Los Robles, Pasadena, California 91101

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March 5 - 7, 2020
11th Annual Pacemaker, ICD, CRT Implantation, Programming, Troubleshooting and Extraction


Presented by University of California San Diego School of Medicine Continuing Medical Education and endorsed by the California Chapter of the American College of Cardiology.

This course is designed to provide the learner with the most up to date evidence for ICD and CRT based therapy. It provides a State of the Art review of ICD and CRT management as well as an in-depth review of implantation techniques, programming complications and follow-up aspects.

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

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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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