CME Programs

Dimensions in Heart and Vascular Care: Advancing Your Scope of Excellence

Friday, October 18, 2013
Hershey Lodge, Hershey, Pennsylvania

Overview

With the significant incidence and prevalence of coronary and peripheral artery disease in the United States it is essential for healthcare professionals to stay abreast to the developments within this field.  Open to all members of the intraprofessional team, Penn State's Inaugural Dimensions in Heart and Vascular Care: Advancing Your Scope of Excellence, is designed to highlight the numerous dimensions and advancements within the field of heart and vascular care.  This meeting is designed to impact practice, explore evidence-based research and demonstrate cutting-edge techniques that can be directly applied to the learners' clinical and academic practice.

Featuring Plenary Speakers

Lawrence Sinoway, M.D.
Director, Penn State Hershey Heart & Vascular Institute

Al Vicere, Ph.D.
Executive Education Director of Strategic Leadership

Darrell G. Kirch, M.D.
President and CEO, Association of American Medical Colleges

"Leadership Mini-Workshop" in Track 4

Wiley W. "Chip" Souba, Jr., M.D.
Vice-President for Health Affairs, Dartmouth College

Six tracks of customized learning, including the 6th Annual Heartbeats in Hershey program

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For more information on these continuing education programs, please contact the Continuing Education office at Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, 717-531-6483 or ContinuingEd@hmc.psu.edu.

Dimensions Conference

November 7, 2014

Hershey Country Club, Hershey, PA

 

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LVAD Basics

Thursday, April 17, 2014

University Conference Center

Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

Overview

This program is held throughout the year and is designed to provide didactic and hand-on education related to the care of left ventricular assist device (LVAD) patients residing in the community setting.

Audience

The following can benefit from attending:  RNs, LPNs, NPs, PAs, MAs, EMTs, and other medical team members from settings including emergency medical services in the field, long-term acute care facilities, and skilled nursing facilities.

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For more information on these continuing education programs, please contact the Continuing Education office at Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, 717-531-6483 or ContinuingEd@hmc.psu.edu.