Physicians Who Spoke at the 2016 Cardiovascular Symposium

Matthew Corriere, MD, MS
Associate Professor
Section of Vascular Surgery
Frankel Cardiovascular Center
University of Michigan Health System
“Renal Artery Stenosis” 

Robert Hendel, MD, FACC, FAHA, MASNC
Professor of Medicine and Radiology
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Associate Chief Medical Officer
University of Miami

“Risk Stratification with Nuclear Cardiology” 

James Slater, MD
Robert and Marc Bell Professor of Cardiology
Cardiac Cath Lab NYU
Langone Medical Center
“Percutaneous Approaches for the Treatment of Mitral Regurgitation” 

Juan Aranda, MD, FACC
Professor of Medicine
Director of Heart Failure and Cardiac Transplant
University of Florida Health Cardiology – Shands Hospital
“Strategies to Lower Heart Failure Readmission Rates: How Low Can You Go?” 

Marcus Stoddard, MD, FACC, FAHA
Professor of Medicine
Director, Echocardiology Lab
University of Louisville Hospital
“Echocardiographic Diagnosis of Diastolic Dysfunction: 

          An Old Friend with Some New Twist” 

Christopher Ellis, MD, FACC, FHRS

Associate Professor of Medicine

Director of Cardiac Electrophysiology Laboratory

Director LAA Closure Program

Vanderbilt Heart and Vascular Institute

“Stroke Risk Reduction in Atrial Fibrillation” 

Aseem Vashist, MD, FACC, FACP, FSCAI, FASNC
Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of Connecticut School of Medicine
The Pat & Jim Calhoun Cardiology Center
“Anti-Platelet Therapy in Coronary Artery Disease:  An Update” 

Leanna Miller, DNP, RN, CCRN-CMC, CNRN, NP
Instructor
School of Nursing
Western Kentucky University
“Hypothermic Protocol:  An Update” 

Tarek Helmy, MD, FACC, FSCAI

Professor of MedicineSLUCare

Physician Group“Management of Acute Coronary Syndrome” 
“Risk Stratification with Nuclear Cardiology”