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Marcus Heart Valve Center

About the Conference

The 2024 Valve and Aorta Symposium will be held on May 4, 2024 in the Shaheen Auditorium at Piedmont Atlanta Hospital.  We will discuss optimal management of patients with valvular heart disease via a multidisciplinary team approach. We will highlight evidence-based, guideline-directed indications for diagnosis, referral and treatment for patients.

Meeting Objectives

  • Provide a high-level overview of current transcatheter and surgical therapies to treat valvular heart disease
  • Demonstrate the contributions and impact of a functional multidisciplinary team across the patient care continuum
  • Explore advanced cardiac imaging and the critical role played in diagnosing and treating valvular heart disease
  • Discuss the importance of optimized heart failure management and advanced treatment options beyond medical therapy

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Course Directors

  • Vinod H. Thourani, MD
  • Pradeep Yadav, MD
  • James Stewart, MD
  • Vivek Rajagopal, MD

Program Committee

  • Ben Holland, MD
  • Michael Johnson, MD
  • J. Trent Magruder, MD
  • Khan Pohlel, MD
  • Venkateshwar Polsani, MD
  • Mani Vannan, MBBS

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The conference fee is $75.00. Click below to register.

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Accreditation Statement

The Georgia Chapter of the American College of Cardiology is accredited by the Medical Association of Georgia to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The Georgia Chapter of the American College of Cardiology designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


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