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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

6:45 p.m.: Introduction of Case #1: Doxorubicin toxicity: monitoring and management with biomarkers and speckle tracking echocardiography
Presented by: Rush University Medical Center

7:15 p.m.: Introduction of Case #2: Immunotherapies: specifics to be aware of, cardiovascular toxicities and monitoring
Presented by: University of Illinois

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

Admission is free

Planning committee

Tochi Okwuosa, DO
Rush University

Christopher Gans, MD
University of Illinois Hospital

Jeanne DeCara, MD
University of Chicago

Nausheen Akhter, MD
Northwestern University

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.

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 at 5:30pm to 7:45pm

Maggiano's Little Italy
516 N. Clark St., Chicago, IL 60654

Event Type

Off-Campus Event


Department of Internal Medicine



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