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Chicago City-Wide Cardio-Oncology Rounds


5:30 - 6:15 p.m. Exhibits/sign-In

6:15 p.m. Dinner/networking

6:30 p.m. Opening remarks

Presented by: Loyola University
6:45 p.m. Introduction of Case #1: "Post-LVAD and heart transplant outcomes in patients with CTRCD: A case-based discussion"

Presented by: Advocate Health Care
7:15 p.m. Introduction of Case #2: "Management of vascular side effects of VEGF pathway inhibitors: A case of severe refractory hypertension  with bevacizumab"
Invited guest: Mauna Pandya, MD (oncologist), Adovcate Health Care

7:45 p.m: Closing remarks/Q&A

Admission is free

Planning committee

Tochi Okwuosa, DO, FACC, FAHA
Rush University

Christopher Gans, MD, FACC, FASE
University of Illinois

Nausheen Akhter, MD, FACC, FASE
Northwestern University

Jeanne DeCara, MD, FACC, FASE
University of Chicago

Sunil Pauwaa, MD, FACC
Advocate Health Care

Javier Gomez Valencia, MD, FACC
Cook County Health System

Haseeb Ilias Basha, MD, FACP, FACC
Loyola University

Amit Pursnani, MD, MSC, FACC, FSCCT
NorthShore University Health System

Sally Arif, PharmD, BCPS
Midwestern University

Abigail de la Rosa, RN, BSN
Rush University

CME credit

In support of improving patient care, Rush University Medical Center is accredited by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) and the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing education for the health care team.

Rush University Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s). Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

ANCC Credit Designation – Nurses

The maximum number of hours awarded for this CE activity is 1.5 contact hours.

This activity is being presented without bias and without commercial support.

Rush University Medical Center designates this knowledge based CPE activity (JA0000275-0000-19-001-L01-P) for 1.5 contact hours for pharmacists.

This is a past event.

Thursday, October 17, 2019 at 6:15pm

Ditka's Restaurant
2 Mid America Plaza, Suite 100, Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181

Event Type

Off-Campus Event


Department of Internal Medicine



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