Cardiology for Pharmacists: Case Based Approach Workshop

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This educational workshop will focus on discussing different aspects of Cardiology as they relate to pharmacists. Experts will share guideline recommendations for managing patients with different cardiovascular conditions using a case based approach.

Presentations by these experts will include interactive audio responses to make the session interactive and more relevant to clinical practice

The workshop will be accredited for CME.

This program will be held as a pre-conference workshop on October 2, 2019 in Al Khayma (Lobby Level) from 10:00-16:00.

 

Fee of 100 USD will be applicable if selected on its own, however, attendance is complimentary for those that are registered to the ACC ECS Conference. Payments can be made online using Visa and MasterCard credit/debit card in AED.

Educational Objectives


The objectives of the workshop are:

  1. Discuss the challenges of  pulmonary hypertension pharmacotherapy
  2. Describe appropriate recommendations for initial vs. sequential use of combination therapy in patients with pulmonary hypertension
  3. Develop evidence-based therapeutic regimens to improve outcomes in patients with acute coronary syndromes
  4. Review hemodynamic management of shock using vasopressors and inotropes
  5. Identify the best choice of antiarrhythmic for a given patient case
  6. Recognize the role of DOACs in special populations: obesity and renal dysfunction
  7. Select the most appropriate anticoagulation regimen in complex scenarios
  8. Review current pharmacologic management of HF with reduced ejection fraction (HFrEF)
  9. Design an appropriate treatment plan for dyslipidemia using the 2018 cholesterol guidelines.

Chairpersons


Bassam Atallah, Pharm.D., MS, BCPS-AQ Cardiology, FHFSA 
Pharmacotherapy Specialist- Cardiology
Department of Pharmacy Services, Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Craig J. Beaverrs, PharmD, AACC, FAHA, BCCP, BCPS-AQ Cardiology, CACP
Cardiovascular Clinical Pharmacy Coordinator, University of Kentucky Healthcare
Adjunct Assistant Professor, University of Kentucky College of Pharmacy
Kentucky, United States of America

Speakers


Bassam Atallah, Pharm.D., MS, BCPS-AQ Cardiology, FHFSA 
Pharmacotherapy Specialist- Cardiology
Department of Pharmacy Services, Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Craig J. Beaverrs, PharmD, AACC, FAHA, BCCP, BCPS-AQ Cardiology, CACP
Cardiovascular Clinical Pharmacy Coordinator, University of Kentucky Healthcare
Adjunct Assistant Professor, University of Kentucky College of Pharmacy
Kentucky, United States of America
Ziad G Sadik, PharmD, BCPS, BCCP
Senior Pharmacotherapy Specialist, Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Janise Philips, PharmD, BCPS, BCCP, BCIDP
Pharmaoctherapy Specilaist, Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

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Venue Location

INTERCONTINENTAL HOTEL | DUBAI FESTIVAL CITY | DUBAI | UNITED ARAB EMIRATES