This activity is intended for heart surgeons who treat defects in the heart existing from birth, residents, fellows, trainees, and anyone with an interest in pediatric heart surgery.
At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Compare the different techniques available for repair for complex congenital cardiac defects
- Discuss and measure the variations in practice amongst surgeons and to identify best practices whenever possible in our care
- Interpret the data generated by the datacenter and other investigators who are presenting novel scientific information.
- Disseminate the information in a concise and easily interpretable format to the learners.
- Expose the learners to leaders in the field who have vast experience in Congenital cardiac surgery
This activity is designed to address the following core and team competencies:br> Patient Care, Medical Knowledge, and Employ evidence-based practice.
The provider adheres to accreditation requirements regarding industry support of continuing medical education. Disclosure of the planning committee and faculty's commercial relationships will be made known at the activity. Speakers are required to openly disclose any limitations of data and/or any discussion of any off-label, experimental, or investigational uses of drugs or devices in their presentations. All provider employees, activity planners, and course directors in control of content have indicated that they have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
The following presenters have indicated they have No Relevant Financial Relationships to Disclose:
Philip Allen; Bahaaldin Alsoufi, Ziyad Binsalamah, Umar Boston, Connor Callahan, Juan Contreras Reyes, Kristopher Deatrick, William DeCamli, Andrew Everett, YiBing Fang, Philippe Grieshaber, Marshall Jacobs, Anusha Jegatheeswaran, David Kalfa, Junko Kobayashi, Timothy Lancaster, Madonna Lee, Elisabeth Martin, Hiroshi Matsushita, James Meza, Ralph Mosca, Parth Patel, Eleftherios Protopapas, Kyle Riggs, James St. Louis, Elizabeth Stephens, Karthik Thangappan
Carl Becker: Consulting Fee; WL Gore
David Morales: Consulting Fee; Berlin Heart, Inc., SynCardia, Inc., Medtronic, Inc. (HeartWare Division), Abbott Medical, Inc. (Thoratec Division), Xeltis.
The provider verifies that sound education principles have been demonstrated in the development of this educational offering as evidenced by the review of its objectives, teaching plan, faculty, and activity evaluation process. The provider does not endorse or support the actual opinions or material content as presented by the speaker(s) and/or sponsoring organization.
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Cine-Med, Gladwell CME, and the Congenital Heart Surgeons Society, and the European Congenital Heart Surgeons Association. Cine-Med is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Ciné-Med designates this live activity for a maximum of 8 AMA PRA Category 1Credit(s)™.
Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
All other healthcare professionals will receive a Certificate of Participation. For information on the applicability and acceptance of Certificates of Participation for activities designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™, consult your professional licensing board.
Please visit http://cine-med.com/certificates/chss2020 to complete the online credit tracking form and collect your certificate of credit / completion.
This activity is being partially supported by educational grants from Gore and Medtronic.