Overview

This symposium brings together thought leaders across a spectrum of disciplines to discuss recent advances and future directions in the diagnosis, management, and surgical and non-surgical therapies for cardiothoracic diseases that can be applied to patient care.

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Speakers

Michael Bolanos, MD


PGY5 Resident UK HealthCare Lexington, Kentucky
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Erinn Ogburn, MD


PGY3 Resident UK HealthCare Lexington, Kentucky
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Tessa Cartwright, MD


PGY7 Resident UK HealthCare Lexington, Kentucky
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Michael Sekela, MD


Professor, Medicine University of Kentucky College of Medicine Lexington, Kentucky
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Maher Baz, MD


Professor, Surgery University of Kentucky College of Medicine Medical Director, Lung Transplant UK HealthCare Lexington, Kentucky
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Ashish Maskey, MD


Assistant Professor, Medicine University of Kentucky College of Medicine Director, Bronchoscopy and Interventional Pulmonology UK HealthCare Lexington, Kentucky
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Peter Rodgers-Fischl, MD



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Victor Ferraris, MD, PhD


Co-director, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery Markey Cancer Center University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center
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Joseph Zwischenberger, MD


Johnston-Wright Professor University of Kentucky College of Medicine Chair, Surgery UK HealthCare Lexington, Kentucky
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Angela Mahan, MD


Assistant Professor, Surgery University of Kentucky College of Medicine Lexington, Kentucky
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Alexis Shafii, MD


Associate Professor, Cardiothoracic Surgery University of Kentucky College of Medicine Lexington, Kentucky
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Sibu Saha, MD, MBS, FACS


Professor, Surgery and Bioengineering University of Kentucky College of Medicine Frank C. Spencer, MD, Endowed Chair in Surgery Chief, Cardiothoracic Surgery Chair, Director’s Council of Gill Heart Institute UK HealthCare Lexington, Kentucky
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Michael Brooks, MD


Associate Professor, Radiology and Internal Medicine University of Kentucky College of Medicine Chief, Cardiovascular and Thoracic Radiology Vice Chair, Radiology UK HealthCare Lexington, Kentucky
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Julia Jones, BSN


Mechanical Circulatory Support Manager UK HealthCare Lexington, Kentucky
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Theodore Wright, MD


Assistant Professor, Cardiothoracic Surgery University of Kentucky College of Medicine Lexington, Kentucky
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Phillip Camp Jr, MD


Physician Director, Transplant Administration Program Director, Lung Transplant Program Director, ECMO Program Assistant Director, Cardiothoracic Residency Program Brigham and Women's Hospital Instructor, Harvard Medical School Boston, Massachusetts
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Tyler Gunn, MD


PGY4 Resident UK HealthCare Lexington, Kentucky
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Accreditation

Medicine
The University of Kentucky College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Kentucky College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The University of Kentucky College of Medicine presents this activity for educational purposes only. Participants are expected to utilize their own expertise and judgment while engaged in the practice of medicine. The content of the presentations is provided solely by presenters who have been selected for presentations because of recognized expertise in their field.

ACGME Competencies

  • Patient care
  • Medical knowledge
  • Practice-based learning and improvement
  • Professionalism
  • Systems-based practice

Physician Assistant
This program is not yet approved for CME credit. Conference organizers plan to request AAPA Category 1 CME credits from the AAPA Review Panel. The total number of approved credits is yet to be determined.

Nursing
ANCC credit will also be available.

Other
UK Healthcare CECentral certifies this activity for 5 hours of participation.

Acknowledgement

In collaboration with UK Division of CT Surgery.

Afternoon Activity Options

Lexington is known as the “Horse Capital of the World.” Enjoy an afternoon of thoroughbred racing at the Keeneland Racecourse.

The University of Kentucky Football Wildcats will be hosting the Missouri Tigers at Kroger Field.

Please contact Brenda Wallace at (859) 257-8253 for assistance.

Registration

There is NO registration fee to attend this activity. Registration deadline is October 7, 2017.