Continuing Education

Updated:Sep 17,2014
Scientific Sessions 2014 - grow your career and knowledge
 


Continuing Education


Learning Objectives


Basic Science
  • Identify major advances in key areas of cutting-edge research and technology in heart failure, atherosclerosis, stroke, cardiovascular genetics, molecular biology and arrhythmias.
  • Understand basic processes linking molecular and cellular biology and biochemistry with cardiovascular physiology and pathophysiology.
  • Recognize the promises and pitfalls of cell and gene therapy for cardiovascular disease.
Clinical Science
  • Translate emerging clinical science to clinical practice in patients with cardiovascular disease and stroke.
  • Evaluate and implement new diagnostic and therapeutic strategies for treating cardiovascular disorders and stroke
Population Science
  • Recognize emerging trends in the distribution of cardiovascular disease and stroke and their impact on public health.
  • Evaluate the impact of new diagnostic and therapeutic strategies on health costs and outcomes.
Translational Science
  • Understand the adaptation and testing of fundamental scientific discoveries to the diagnosis and treatment of cardiac and vascular disease in patients.