Chicago Robotic TECAB Symposium
At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to:
- Assess the value of robotics in the treatment of patients requiring coronary surgery;
- State how to apply techniques of endoscopic coronary anastomosis on a beating heart;
- Describe the significance of technological advances and device development in improving surgical outcomes;
- Identify the role of TECAB as a component of hybrid coronary interventions;
- Discuss how to apply anesthetic considerations in robotic coronary surgery.
Agenda subject to change.
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THURSDAY EVENING RECEPTION
Location: Hyatt Place Hyde Park (5225 S. Harper Ave, Chicago, IL 60615)
6pm-9pm: Evening Reception
7pm-7:15pm: Opening Remarks by Husam H. Balkhy, MD
7:15pm-9pm: Sit down dinner
Contact Elisa Villalobos via e-mail here.
ACCESSIBILITY The University of Chicago is committed to providing equal access appropriate to need and circumstances and complies fully with legal requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act. If you are in need of special accommodation, please contact Elisa Villalobos via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The University of Chicago reserves the right to cancel or postpone this conference due to unforeseen circumstances. In the unlikely event, this activity must be canceled or postponed, the registration fee will be refunded; however, The University of Chicago is not responsible for any related costs, charges, or expenses to participants, including fees assessed by airline/travel/lodging agencies.
UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO COURSE DIRECTOR
Professor of Surgery
Director, Minimally Invasive and Robotic Cardiac Surgery
UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO SYMPOSIUM FACULTY
Associate Professor of Medicine
Director, Interventional Cardiology Fellowship Program
Director, Coronary Care Unit
Co-Director, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory
Gianluca Torregrossa, MD
Clinical Associate of Surgery
Avery Tung, MD
Associate Professor of Anesthesia and Critical Care
Director of Critical Care Services, Burn Unit
Quality Chief, Anesthesia & Critical Care
Robotic Nurse Practitioner Coordinator
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The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 6 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Other Healthcare Professional Statement
Other healthcare professionals will receive a Certificate of Participation. For information on the applicability and acceptance of certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME, please consult your professional licensing board.
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CANCELLATION POLICY If you cancel your participation in this conference, your registration fee less a $100 administrative fee will be refunded when written notification is received by February 15, 2020. No refunds will be made after February 15, 2020.
Please Note: Requests to claim AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ after three months will be subject to additional fees.