Heart of the City Cardiovascular Symposium 2018

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Registration Required


The purpose of this symposium is to educate the cardiovascular team, as well as internists, with the most clinically relevant information with an emphasis on recent advances in heart failure, cardiac transplant, arrhythmias, and structural heart disease.  This comprehensive program includes interactive discussions and case presentations offered by experts in the field and provide an opportunity for health professionals in the Mid-Atlantic region to network and exchange ideas on patient management and clinical practice.

Course Director

David A. Baran, M.D., FACC, FSCAI Sentara System Director, Advanced Heart Failure, Transplant and MCS Professor of Medicine, Eastern Virginia Medical School (Cardiology)

Target Audience

This course is intended for cardiologists, surgeons, internists, family practitioners, residents, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses, EMTs, paramedics, allied health professionals, and students.


Sentara Healthcare is accredited by the Medical Society of Virginia to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation

Sentara Healthcare designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Virginia Board of Medicine

Physicians may claim up to 6.00 in Type 1 or Type 2 CME on the Virginia Board of Medicine Continued Competency and Assessment Form required for the renewal of an active medical license.

ABIM Maintenance of Certification Points

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 6.00 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM)   Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program.
Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC points.


ANCC and the Virginia Board of Nursing accept AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME or a recognized state medical society for CNE.

Physician Assistants

AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME or a recognized state medical society.


Accomodations can be made by visiting the THE MAIN, Hilton website here.


Registration must be done online using this registration link.