Sarver Heart Center Grand Rounds - Guest Speaker Series

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Speaker:  Roger Friedman, MD, Professor of Medicine (Cardiology), University of Utah Health Sciences Center

Topic: Pacemaker and ICD Lead Management 2017

Event Series: 
Cardiology Grand Rounds
May 5, 2017 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Event Location: 
Sarver Heart Center Room 4137

Roger A. Freedman, MD, is a professor of medicine (cardiology) at the University of Utah. He focuses on implantation, extraction and management of cardiac pacemakers and defibrillators. He also is the director of the Cardiac Electrophysiology Fellowship at the University of Utah.

Sarver Heart Center Grand Rounds - Guest Speaker Series

The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Dr. Freedman has disclosed relevant financial relationships with Boston Scientific, Cook Medical, St. Jude Medical/Abbott, and Medtronic. Dr. Freedman's presentation was reviewed by a CME Planning Committee Member for evidence of bias, who determined that the presentation gave a well-balanced, evidence-based, and unbiased approach to diagnostic and therapeutic options related to quality patient care.

All other faculty, CME Planning Committee members and CME office reviewers have disclosed that they have no financial relationships with commercial interests that would constitute a conflict of interest concerning this CME activity.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Describe recent progress in the research, diagnosis and treatment of heart disease
  2. Integrate advances in heart disease diagnosis and treatment into the day-to-day practices of research and clinical care
  3. Provide medical professionals with updates on cardiologic topics with the goals of increasing knowledge, competence and patient care

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