Bi-State Cardiovascular Education Consortium



To provide multiple opportunities to obtain a variety of quality cardiovascular specific education for health care professionals in the greater Kansas City metropolitan area on both sides of the state line.


The objectives of this organization are:

  • Provide health care professionals with quality cardiovascular education.
  • Collaborate with the AHA mission lifeline STEMI/Stroke group to identify educational opportunities based on data review and analysis.
  • Improve systems of STEMI care throughout Missouri and Kansas through education.

Bi-State CVEC Contacts

Doug Shelton, RN, BSN,CCRN
STEMI Program Coordinator
Saint Luke's Health System
(816) 932-2270

The Bi-State Cardiovascular Education Consortium monthly meetings

2nd Tuesday of every month
2:00PM - 3:00PM 

American Heart Association Office
6800 W. 93rd
Overland Park, KS 66212


Previous Webinars & Education

Acute Coronary Syndrome Summit
October 24, 2017

Intro and Metric Slides (PDF)


Cath Lab Perspectives STEMI PCI (PDF)

Field Considerations for AMI (PDF)

Risk-Standardized Survival Rates for In-Hospital Cardiac Arrest (PDF)

Cardiogenic Shock (PDF)

Sgarbossa-Down and Dirty (PDF)

Cardiac Rehabilitation (PDF)


Bylaws: Approved August 2014 (PDF)