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Dear Fellow Colleagues,

We look forward to welcoming you to “The 8th Annual Case Based Approach to Controversies in Cardiovascular Diseases” taking place in Dubai, United Arab Emirates on February 16th & 17th, 2018.

The Conference, organized under the auspices of Cleveland Clinic and Mayo Clinic with the support of Emirates Cardiac Society, will offer the most-timely updates on significant advances in prevention, diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular diseases. All topics will be presented in a “Real World” case based format which encourages participation and debate between the faculty and attendees.

Daily luncheon sessions focused on electrophysiology, valvular diseases, and lipid management will be included as part of the program. This program is intended for all health care professionals involved in the management of patients with cardiovascular diseases, including cardiologists, cardiac surgeons, residents, fellows and nurses.


Alongside the Scientific Session there will be an exhibit, providing attendees exposure to the most cutting edge technologies, resources and treatment solutions in the field of cardiovascular medicine.

We look forward to welcoming you to “The 8th Annual Case Based Approach to Controversies in Cardiovascular Diseases” in Dubai, on February 16th - 17th, 2018.

Sincerely,


Course Directors
Walid Saliba, MD
Joseph Maalouf, MD
US Organizing Committee
Katherine Hoercher, RN, FAHA
Wael Jaber, MD

UAE Host Committee
Obaid Al Jassim, MD
Nooshin Bazargani, MD
Murat Tuzcu, MD

UAE Host Committee - Emirates Cardiac Society
Fahad Ahmed, MD
Wael Al Mahmeed, MD
Alawi Alsheikh-Ali, MD
Abdullah Shebab, MD
Abdulmajeed Al Zubaidi, MD

Cleveland Clinic Faculty
Leslie Cho, MD
Wael Jaber, MD
Venu Menon, MD
Walid Saliba, MD
Mohammed Kanj, MD
Brian Griffin, MD
Faisal Bakaeen, MD
Lars Svensson, MD, PhD

Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi Faculty
Wael Al Mahmeed, MD
Murat Tuzcu, MD
Feras Bader, MD, MS

Mayo Clinic Faculty
Grace Lin, MD
Joseph Maalouf, MD
Amy Pollak, MD
Peter Pollak, MD

Committees & Faculty

Mayo Clinic Faculty

Grace Lin, MD
Rochester-Minnesota, USA
Joseph Maalouf, MD
Rochester-Minnesota, USA
Amy Pollak, MD
Rochester, Minnesota, USA
Peter Pollack, MD
Jacksonville, Florida, USA

Cleveland Clinic Faculty

Leslie Cho, MD
Cleveland Clinic, Ohio, USA
Wael Jaber, MD
Cleveland Clinic, Ohio, USA
Venu Menon, MD
Cleveland Clinic, Ohio, USA
Walid Saliba, MD
Cleveland Clinic, Ohio, USA
Mohammed Kanj, MD
Cleveland Clinic, Ohio, USA
Brian Griffin, MD
Cleveland Clinic, Ohio, USA
Faisal Bakaeen, MD
Cleveland Clinic, Ohio, USA
Lars Svensson, MD, PhD
Cleveland Clinic, Ohio, USA

Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi Faculty

Murat Tuzcu, MD
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Wael Adbulrahman Al Mahmeed, MD
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Feras Bader, MD, MS
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

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US Organizing Committee

Katherine Hoercher, RN, FAHA
Cleveland Clinic, Ohio, USA
Wael Jaber, MD
Cleveland Clinic, Ohio, USA

UAE Organizing Committee

Obaid AlJassim, MD
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Nooshin Bazargani, MD
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Murat Tuzcu, MD
Abu-Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

UAE Host Committee - Emirates Cardiac Society

Fahad Omar Ahmed S. Baslaib, MD
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Wael Adbulrahman Al Mahmeed, MD Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Alawi Alsheikh-Ali, MD
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Abdullah Shehab, MD
Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
Abdulmajeed Al Zubaidi, MD
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Course Directors

Walid Saliba, MD
Director, Atrial fibrillation Center Associate Director, Cardiac Pacing and Electrophysiology Heart and Vascular Institute Cleveland Clinic, Ohio, USA
Joseph Maalouf, MD
Professor of Medicine Mayo Clinic College of Medicine Consultant, Cardiovascular Diseases and Internal Medicine Director, Interventional Echocardiography Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA

Program

Learning Objectives

  • Recognize STEMI, Non-STEMI and Stable CAD care consideration including tailoring reperfusion strategies, duration of DAPT and antithrombotic approaches
  • Perform appropriate assessment of patients with AF to determine risk for stroke vs risk for bleeding
  • Optimize anticoagulant approaches to prevent primary and secondary ischemic stroke and avoid hemorrhagic stroke
  • Identify the current challenges in managing aortic and mitral valve disease
  • Summarize key trends and challenges in the prevention of cardiovascular disease
  • Evaluate contemporary approaches, treatment and management strategies for patients with systolic heart failure and rhythm disorders
  • Present data on the epidemiology, risk factors, and diagnostic criteria of infective endocarditis
  • Identify common EKG patterns

Target Audience

  • Cardiovascular Surgeons and Physicians
  • Fellows and Residents in Cardiothoracic and Cardiology training programs
  • Nurses, Physician Assistants and other Allied Health Professionals involved in the care of cardiovascular patients
  • Medical students with an interest in cardiothoracic surgery and cardiology
  • Internists
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registration categories and fees

Physicians
Early Bird Registration Until January 31st 2017. AED 2100 - USD 570
Registration Until February 28th 2017 AED 2350 - USD 635
Non-Physicians & Residents
Early Bird Registration Until January 31st 2017. AED 1050 - USD 285
Registration Until February 28th 2017 AED 1200 - USD 325
Students
Early Bird Registration Until January 31st 2017. AED 570 - USD 155
Registration Until February 28th 2017 AED 635 - USD 175
The price(s) above exclude 5% VAT as mandated by UAE Government Law

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Mohammed Bin Rashid - Academic Medical Center in
Dubai Healthcare City,
Dubai, United Arab Emirates,
From 16th & 17th February, 2018.
This Conference is organized by InfoPlus Events LLC

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