New Paradigms in Cardiac Care Symposium

Saturday, November 3, 2018

7:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Drury Plaza Hotel Conference Center
3351 Percy Drive
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701

This free, half-day conference will provide the learner with valuable information needed to quickly evaluate the abnormal ECG and understand diagnostic testing for determining cardiac risk.

Attendees will receive updates in the ever-changing world of pharmacology for the acute coronary syndrome patient and the latest in cardiogenic shock treatment.

Please RSVP online or by calling Monica Kleffner-Pfau, RN, Chest Pain Center / STEMI Coordinator at 573-331-5286. Saint Francis employees can register in Halogen.



Speakers and Topics:

  • H. William Stites III, MD, FACC – “Rapid Interpretation of the Abnormal ECG; STEMI”
  • Ashley McCormick – “Updates in Pharmacology: Acute Coronary Syndrome”
  • Duc Nguyen, DO – “CV Risk Evaluation / Stress Testing”
  • William LaFoe, MD, FACC, FSCAI – “Cardiogenic Shock Update”


7:00 AMRegistration / Continental Breakfast; Vendor exhibits open
8:00 AMWelcome
8:10 AM"What the Numbers Tell Us: A Review of Regional STEMI Data" with Monica Kleffner-Pfau, RN
8:30 AM"Rapid Interpretation of the Abnormal ECG; STEMI Yes/No" with H. William Stites III, MD, FACC
9:00 AMBreak; Vendor Exhibits Open
9:15 AM"Updates in Pharmacology: Focus on Dual and Triple Antithrombotic Therapy" with Ashley McCormick
10:15 AMBreak – snacks; Vendor exhibits open
10:30 AM"CV Risk Evaluation / Stress Testing" with Duc Nguyen, DO
11:00 AM"Cardiogenic Shock Update" with William LaFoe, MD, FACC, FSCAI
11:30 AMAdjourn

Saint Francis Healthcare System is accredited by the Missouri State Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians and providers.

Saint Francis Healthcare System designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.8 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Providers should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Saint Francis Healthcare System is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Midwest Multistate Division, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. This symposium is approved for 2.8 continuing education hours.

Monica Kleffner-Pfau, RN has no disclosures
H. William Stites III, MD, FACC has no disclosures
Ashley McCormick has no disclosures
Duc Nguyen, DO has no disclosures
William LaFoe, MD, FACC, FSCAI has no disclosures

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