Patient Engagement Pavilion
Expo Hall, #1154

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The Patient Engagement Pavilion spotlights ACC’s commitment to quality patient-centered care by showcasing programs, tools, and resources which address the needs of both cardiovascular clinicians and patients. Pavilion presentations and participants will present how their offerings empower patients, clinicians and caregivers to work together to achieve measurable improvements in cardiovascular outcomes, reduction in the cost of providing care and improved patient satisfaction.

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  Friday, March 17
  Friday, March 17
9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Engaging Patients through Social Media

Presentation of “2016 I am CardioSmart” Award to Jacob Burris
Martha Gulati, MD, MS, FACC, FAHA –Editor-In-Chief, CardioSmart; Division Chief of Cardiology, University of Arizona - Phoenix

10:45 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Revising the Same Old Story: Tackling Barriers to Detection and Treatment for Geriatric Heart Patients

Susan Peschin, MHS; President & CEO, Alliance for Aging Research

11:45 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

How I Survived and Thrived

Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center, an ACC Patient Navigator Program Hospital
Nancy Albert, PhD, CCNS, CHFN, CCRN, NE-BC, FAHA, FCCM; Kaufman Center for Heart Failure, Heart and Vascular Institute, Cleveland Clinic Sarah Paciulli, NP; Nurse Practitioner, VCU Health System
Abass Kamara
Thomas Carter

12:45 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Power of Peer Support to Change Lives

Mended Hearts/Mended Little Hearts

1:45 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Heart Failure Nurses: Leading the Way to Success in Heart Failure Outcomes

Cynthia Bither, Chief Nurse Practitioner, Advance Heart Failure Program, MedStar Washington Hospital Center

2:45 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Barriers & Access, The Patient Experience

Seth J. Baum, MD, FACC, FACPM, FAHA, FNLA, FASPC; North Ridge Heart Associates

3:45 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

An Update: The ABC Roundtable to Improve Health Care Access for Minority and High-Risk Populations

Barbara A. Hutchinson, MD, PhD, FACC; Managing Partner, Chesapeake Cardiac Care


 
  Saturday, March 18
  Saturday, March 18
9:45 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

CardioSmart Patient Engagement Presentation

Amarin

10:45 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Cracking the Code: Reducing CVD Risk with Therapeutic Lifestyle Changes

Neil Gordon, MD, PhD, MPH, FACC; Founder and CEO, INTERVENT International

11:45 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Patient Access to Cardiovascular Care: Perspectives from the Cardiovascular Team

Dave Dixon, PharmD, FACC; Virginia Commonwealth University School of Pharmacy
Linda Hart, DNP, RN, ACNP-BC, AACC
John Bucheit, PharmD, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Pharmacy

12:45 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Stronger Hearts™ Best Practices Award Winner Highlights – Illuminating Community Programs Addressing Heart Failure

John Clymer, Executive Director, National Forum for Heart Disease & Stroke Prevention
Clyde Yancy, MD, MSc, MACC, FAHA, MACP; Chief of Cardiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine Carolyn Koenig, MD; Chair, Quality Department, Mercy Clinic East Communities; Medical Director of Care Management and Internal Medicine Physician, Mercy St. Louis University School of Medicine
Marie A. Bakitas, DNSc, NP-C, AOCN, ACHPN, FAAN; Appointed Marie L. O’Koren Endowed Chair and Professor, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Nursing

1:45 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

CardioSmart Patient Engagement Presentation

FDA

2:45 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

CardioSmart Patient Engagement Presentation

Matthew T. Roe, MD, MHS; Professor of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center; Faculty Director, Global Outcomes Commercial Megatrials, Duke Clinical Research Institute
Henry Cruz, Patient Representative, NYC-CDRN Board; Adaptor, ADATPABLE Study
Tom McCormick, Adaptor, ADAPTABLE Study
Sandeep K. Jain, MD, FACC; Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Frederick A. Masoudi, MD, MDPH, FACC; Professor of Medicine, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
Robert M. Califf, MD, MACC; Duke University

3:45 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

FOCUS: Familial Hypercholesterolemia Optimal Care in the United States

Kelly Myers, Chief Technology Officer, FH Foundation
Cat Davis Ahmed, Director of Outreach, FH Foundation

 
  Sunday, March 19
  Sunday, March 19
9:45 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Creating an Effective Health Care Team

Mellanie True Hills, CSP; CEO and Founder, StopAfib.org

10:45 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Psychosocial Factors: Prequel or Sequel to Cardiovascular Disease in Younger Women? Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection (SCAD) Offers us Clues

Katherine K. Leon; Co-Founder, Board Chair, SCAD Alliance
Tina Pittman Wagers, MSW, PsyD; Senior Instructor, Psychology and Neuroscience, University of Colorado Boulder; Board Members, SCAD Alliance

11:45 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

CardioSmart Patient Engagement Presentation

Novartis

12:45 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Empowering Women to Take Charge of their Heart Health through WomenHeart’s National Hospital Alliance

WomenHeart

Schedule is current as of February 10, 2017, and is subject to change. Please check back for updates.

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