UT Southwestern – Texas Health Resources Cardiovascular Symposium (RP1810B)

Dallas, TX US
October 20, 2018


This course will describe the latest advances in cardiovascular medicine, including current clinical applications and evolving management strategies. The format will include didactic instruction mixed with illustrative cases by national and local leaders in the field, with interactive discussions.



Physicians: $50

Other Healthcare Professionals: $25

Residents/Fellows/Students: Complimentary (but must register)


Target Audience

The material presented in this course will be applicable to all practitioners involved in the care of patients with cardiovascular conditions.

Learning Objectives

  • Identify patients appropriate for advanced therapies in heart failure
  • Recognize which patients should be considered for TAVR procedure in the current environment
  • Apply the new 2017 AHA ACC Hypertension guideline recommendations for patients with high blood pressure in practice
  • Describe the potential application of atrial fibrillation ablation procedures in patients with heart failure and longer standing atrial fibrillation


Gala Dinner in Honor of Jim Willerson, MD

WHEN: Saturday, October 20, 2018 (6:30pm-10pm)

WHERE: UT Southwestern Medical Center (ND Building, 14th Floor Dining Room)


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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 5.25 AMA
  • 5.25 Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
10/20/2018 - 7:30am CDT
Event ends: 
10/20/2018 - 3:30pm CDT
UT Southwestern Medical Center
T. Boone Pickens Biomedical Building
6001 Forest Park Rd.
Dallas, TX 75235
United States


Parking is available in the Guest parking garage entered from 6001 Forest Park, located adjacent to the T. Boone Pickens Biomedical Building. The garage entrance is to the right of the front building entrance. The garage elevators will take you to the third floor. Follow the directional signs to the conference room.


Traveling to Dallas? A reduced rate of $125/night has been secured at the Aloft Dallas – Love Field Hotel for our out of town guests. This includes courtesy shuttle service to the conference and Dallas Love Field Airport.

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The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement

The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Available Credit

  • 5.25 AMA
  • 5.25 Attendance


Please login or create an account to take this course.


To register:

  1. Create an account in EthosCE, online learning management system, by selecting the "create an account" link at the bottom of the page or "log-in" to your existing account.
  2. Return to this course page, click on registration tab at top of page. 
  3. In the following "checkout" pages you will verify and process your payment.
  4. After registration is completed, a confirmation will be sent by email.

Refund Policy:

A $25 handling fee will be deducted from cancellation refunds. Refund requests must be received by email at cmeregistrations@utsouthwestern.edu by October 12, 2018. No refunds will be made thereafter.