36th Annual Current Cardiovascular Modalities: Heart and Stroke Conference

  • Updated:Apr 10,2014

Where:

Melville Marriott
1350 Old Walt Whitman Road
Melville, New York, 11747
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When:

Starts:Wed, 12 Mar 2014 7:15:00 AM
Ends:Wed, 12 Mar 2014 3:30:00 PM


This professional education conference is for Nurses and Nurse Practitioners caring for heart and stroke patients across the continuum of care will be held at the Melville Marriott in Melville, NY. Topics include Stroke and Cardiac Arrest: Pre-Hospital Tactics to "Save the Heart and the Brain"; The Heart of the City: STEMI Management; The Impact of Obesity on Cardiovascular Disease and Treatment Options; Stroke Treatment: Technology is Only the Beginning; The Changing Face of Women and Heart Disease; Preventing Stroke in Atrial Fibrillation: Left Atrial Appendage Closure; From the Other Side of the Bed: A Survivor's Perspective; and Depression in the Older Adult.

The American Heart Association/American Stroke Association has gone GREEN – you will not receive printed copies of the presentations at the conference. Please refer to the agenda below and links to available presentations if you would like to print them.

Please Note:
  • Presentations will be available if the speaker has given us permission to post and we have received the presentation.
  • Presentations may change prior to the program, updated presentations approved for posting will be available within one week of the program.
  • If there is not a link to a presentation, we likely do not have approval to post it on the web.
  • Please do not present any of the slides listed without requesting permission from the presenter.
Program Agenda (PDF)

Modern Tactics to Pre-hospital Resuscitation and Stroke Management  (PDF)
Raymond Smith, EMT-P, CCP-C
Paramedic Supervisor, North Shore LIJ Health System,
Center For Emergency Medical Services, Syosset, NY

The Heart of the City: STEMI Management

Douglas Isaacs, MD
Deputy Medical Director, Fire Department of New York, Brooklyn, NY

Keynote Presentation: The Impact of Obesity on Cardiovascular Disease and
Treatment Options
 
(PDF)
Wendy L. Wright, MS, RN, APRN, FNP, FAANP
Adult/Family Nurse Practitioner, Owner - Wright & Associates Family Healthcare,
Amherst, MA and Concord, NH

Special Guest Presentation: Telemedicine for Stroke Treatment:
Technology is Only the Beginning
 
(PDF)
Steven H. Rudolph, MD
Director, Jaffe Stroke Center, Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY

The New Image of Women - The Latest Guidelines for Gender Specific Treatment of Cardiovascular Disease 
(PDF)
Reva Gajer, RN, MSN, ANP
Clinical Coordinator, Katz Institute of Women's Cardiac Health,
Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, NY

Preventing Stroke in Atrial Fibrillation: Left Atrial Appendage Closure 
(PDF)
Monica Losquadro, MS, PA-C
Coordinator, PCI Documentation, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory,
St. Francis Hospital, Roslyn, NY

From the Other Side of the Bed: A Survivor’s Perspective
 (PDF)
Agnes Cappabianca, RN, CNRN, CRRN, MSCN
Clinical Nurse Specialist for Neuroscience and Rehabilitation,
Lutheran Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY

Depression in the Older Adult
 (PDF)
Barbara Callahan, MS, ANP-BC, GCNS-BC
Senior Administrative Director of Patient Care Services and Nursing Education,
Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, NY


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For more information contact:
Sue Flor
516-450-9107
Sue.Flor@heart.org