Additional Activities

ACC.20/WCC is a host to a wide range of educational activities. Attend Independent Certified Sessions and Prime Time Events offered by other companies and organizations to round out your experience. Check back in January 2020 for additional information.

  Independent Certified Sessions
  Independent Certified Sessions

Independent Certified Sessions are educational programs organized by a non-profit organization that offer continuing medical education (CME), continuing nursing education (CNE) and/or continuing education (CE) credit and for which no commercial support has been received. Check back in January 2020 for additional information about events being held during ACC.20/WCC.

  Prime Time Events
  Prime Time Events

Prime Time Events are offered by companies and organizations at various venues throughout Chicago. Be sure to check back frequently to see the non-certified educational events that you'll want to add to your ACC.20/WCC schedule.

Saturday, March 28
Evening (6:30 p.m. – Midnight)

  • Crack the Code: Unmasking ATTR-CM in Your Practice
    Sponsored by Pfizer

Sunday, March 29
Evening (6:30 p.m. – Midnight)

  • The Symposium on Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation: Advancements in Oral Anticoagulation Therapy and LAA Closure
    Sponsored by: MediaSphere Medical

    This educational dinner symposium features world-renowned experts who will explore recent advancements in oral anticoagulation therapy and Left Atrial Appendage Closure (LAAC) for managing Atrial Fibrillation (AF) related stroke. Featuring insightful rapid-fire presentations, expert panel discussions, illustrative LAAC case demonstrations, and engaging Q&A sessions, this symposium is a can't miss meeting for physicians and associated healthcare professionals who seek to employ evidence-based therapeutic strategies for stroke prophylaxis in AF patients.

    Speaker:
    Vivek Reddy, MD
    Director of Cardiac Arrhythmia Services, The Mount Sinai Hospital
    New York, NY

    Commercial Supporter: This activity is supported through an educational grant from Boston Scientific

Interested in Hosting an Event?

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ACC.20/WCC exhibitors, universities, and non-profit organizations that wish to host an event during ACC.20/WCC between Friday, March 27 and Monday, March 30 should download and review the Ancillary Event Guidelines and submit a request to host an Ancillary Event starting on July 25. Not an ACC.20/WCC exhibitor? Become one today.


* Prime Time Events are not part of ACC.20/WCC, as planned by its Program Committee, and these presentations and events do not qualify for continuing medical education (CME), continuing nursing education (CNE) or continuing education (CE) credit.
* Independent Certified Sessions are not part of ACC.20/WCC; however, the content was reviewed and approved by the ACC.20/WCC Program Committee.

Information is current as of Jan. 10, 2020, and is subject to change. Please check back for updates.

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