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.



July 11, 2020
ACC Iowa Chapter Fellows-in-Training Education Lecture Series [Zoom]


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


Lecture Series focus will be on the blueprint of the ABIM boards.

Time:
7 AM to 10 AM PST every Saturday in May and July.

Topics, speakers and Zoom login information will be posted by Thursday morning, 2 days prior to the Saturday Lecture, on the IOWA Chapter website at https://www.iowaacc.org/Fellow-Education.

Iowa ACC Fellow Education Schedule

View previous webinar recordings in this series



July 16, 2020
CA ACC FIT Rising Sub-Specialties within Cardiology:
Webinar with Zoom


Hosted by ACC SoCal FIT Representatives Dr. Gaurang Vaidya, Dr. Shuktika Nandkeolyar and Dr. Ali Naqvi and endorsed by the California Chapter of the American College of Cardiology.

Please join us for an evening discussing the variety of career opportunities in cardiology, with a special focus up-and-coming sub-specialties of advanced heart failure and transplantation, cardio-oncology, adult congenital heart failure and advanced imaging. The panel will share info about their sub-specialty, their reason for pursuing that field, and its future outlook.

Time:
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Flyer

Register in advance for this webinar. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.




July 18, 2020
ACC Iowa Chapter Fellows-in-Training Education Lecture Series [Zoom]


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


Lecture Series focus will be on the blueprint of the ABIM boards.

Time:
7 AM to 10 AM PST every Saturday in May and July.

Topics, speakers and Zoom login information will be posted by Thursday morning, 2 days prior to the Saturday Lecture, on the IOWA Chapter website at https://www.iowaacc.org/Fellow-Education.

Iowa ACC Fellow Education Schedule

View previous webinar recordings in this series



July 25, 2020
ACC Iowa Chapter Fellows-in-Training Education Lecture Series [Zoom]


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


Lecture Series focus will be on the blueprint of the ABIM boards.

Time:
7 AM to 10 AM PST every Saturday in May and July.

Topics, speakers and Zoom login information will be posted by Thursday morning, 2 days prior to the Saturday Lecture, on the IOWA Chapter website at https://www.iowaacc.org/Fellow-Education.

Iowa ACC Fellow Education Schedule

View previous webinar recordings in this series



August 1, 2020
24th Annual Heart Failure 2020:
Update on Diagnosis and Therapy
Virtual Broadcast from Los Angeles


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

Registration includes access to the webcast, online syllabus and online CME certificate.

This year’s program provides a comprehensive update on the prevention, diagnosis and management of heart failure (HF). The program includes lectures presented by experts combined with interactive discussion with faculty. The extensive list of topics has been selected to provide a high level, contemporary and clinically relevant update with a goal of improving the care of patients with heart failure.

Location:
Virtual Event

Website
Brochure




September 25, 2020
14th Annual Women and Ischemic Heart Disease Symposium
Virtual Meeting


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

This meeting was originally a live in person conference scheduled for Friday, August 28, 2020. Due to COVID-19, this will now be a virtual conference to take place Friday, September 25, 2020.

Time:
9 AM - 1 PM

AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ (MD, DO) (3.75 hours), Non-Physician Attendance (RN, NP, PA and Others) (3.75 hours), ABIM MOC Part 2 (3.75 hours)

Agenda
Website



Rescheduled to October 2021:
October 22 - 24, 2020
20th Annual Maui Cardiovascular Symposium


The new date is October 14 - 16, 2021 at Fairmont Kea Lani, Maui. Any room reservation at the Kea Lani will be canceled.



October 4 - 6, 2020
ACC's 2020 Virtual Legislative Conference


Presented by ​the American College of Cardiology.

The three-day event will offer unique opportunities to hear from policy experts, ACC leaders and staff and other stakeholders on key issues impacting the profession and patients. Attendees will also be able to interact with members of Congress and/or their staff and engage in discussions with other ACC members from across the U.S.
Location:

Website & forthcoming registration info



November 10 - 13, 2020
31st Annual Cardiovascular Interventions


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

Location:
Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines
10950 North Torrey Pines Road
La Jolla, California 92037
The group rate for meeting attendees is $255 plus taxes per night. The reservation cutoff date is Friday, October 16, 2020. Please refer to the group code: CI1120.

Flyer
Program
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

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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