Controversies in Interventional Cardiology & Acute Myocardial Infaction Management

Saturday, November 8, 2008 New Orleans, LA

Held prior to the 2008 American Heart Association meeting, New Orleans, LA

Overview:

Program Director:
Allan Ross, MD, professor emeritus, department of Medicine, The George Washington University Medical Center

Program Co-Directors:
Alan Wasserman, MD, Eugene Meyer Professor of Medicine, chairman, department of Medicine, The George Washington University Medical Center

Jonathan Reiner, MD, professor of Medicine, director of Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, The George Washington University Medical Center

Renowned experts, both US-based and International met to discuss evolving uses of pharmacologic and mechanical reperfusion as well as other therapeutic options and strategies for the treatment of ST-elevation MI. Long-established as a unique opportunity to gain insights through extended discussion periods with clinicians from around the world, symposium attendees had the opportunity to learn from experts who set the standards in cardiology today.