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New Horizons in Nephrology:
Updates in Resistant Hypertension & Renal Denervation
Friday, March 28, 2014
Gift of Life Institute - Philadelphia, PA

 

The Penn Renal-Electrolyte and Hypertension Division is pleased to announce our second annual New Horizons in Nephrology Symposium.  This will be a one-day seminar and will provide a high quality educational program designed to help all of us to stay current in our clinical practices.

The 2014 course provides an opportunity for participants to interact directly with course faculty in clinical case discussions and we invite you to submit a case.

Topics and Speakers:

Hypertension:  What are the Horizons?                                                          

Ray Townsend, MD, University of Pennsylvania

Resistant Hypertension and Renal Denervation                                           

Debbie Cohen, MD, University of Pennsylvania

How To:  Renal Denervation                                                                         

Robert Wilensky, MD, University of Pennsylvania

ABPM                                                                                                           

Aldo Peixoto, MD, Yale University

Heart Failure:  The Major Consequences of Resistant Hypertension       

Robert Phillips, MD, Houston Methodist Hospital

Case Discussions                                                                                           

Yonghong Huan, MD, Debbie Cohen, MD, University of Pennsylvania

Sleep Disorders:  Does CPAP Lower BP?                                                    

Julio Chirinos, MD, University of Pennsylvania

Novel Office-based Techniques to Assess Blood Pressure                       

Ray Townsend, MD, University of Pennsylvania

Final Comments:  Review/Summary                                                              

Ray Townsend, MD

For agenda details: Agenda

Location:

Gift of Life Institute

401 North 3rd Street

Philadelphia, PA  19103

Registration Fees:

$75 for Practicing Physicians ($90 if registering onsite)

$50 for Nurses ($90 if registering onsite)

No Charge for Residents and Fellows

Payment and Registration:  Registration Form

Please send payment check and registration form to:

Jean Arena, Conference Coordinator

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Renal Electrolyte and Hypertension Division

3400 Spruce Street, 1 Founders

Philadelphia, PA 19104

For questions or additional information, please contact:

Jean Arena  jean.arena@uphs.upenn.edu

Nancy Wells nancy.wells@uphs.upenn.edu

Copy of Brochure

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The Perelman School of Medicine at the university of Pennsylvania is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing education for physicians.

The Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.5 AMA PRA Category 1 credits(TM).  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Accrediation: The Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation of Credit: Physicians: The Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medicine Education (ACCME) to provide continuing education for physicians.

The Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.25 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 



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