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2018 Scientific Sessions Poster Presentation Submission Guidelines

Trainees (residents, fellows, and trainees in postgraduate nursing or physician assistant programs) from all programs in Connecticut are invited to submit an abstract for the poster session at the 2018 Connecticut Chapter of the American College of Cardiology annual meeting, which will be held on Wednesday April 11th, 2018 at the The Waterview, 215 Roosevelt

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Sponsorship Opportunities

The Connecticut Chapter of the American College of Cardiology has a long history of successful Annual meetings that draw over 100 participants, including Cardiologists in practice, members of academic teaching faculty, Internal Medicine residents, Cardiology Fellows in Training, Physician Associates and members of the nursing profession. The pace and physical structure of the meeting encourages

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2018 Annual Meeting Keynote Speaker

Prof. Paul M. Ridker MD, MPH, FACC is a Eugene Braunwald Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School and serves as a Director of the Center for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. Prof. Ridker specialized in therosclerosis and cardiovascular disease including the role of inflammation in the disease process and the role

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2017 Annual Meeting: In Review

On April 26, 2017, over 100 healthcare providers and industry sponsors enjoyed the 25th Annual Meeting and Scientific Session of the Connecticut Chapter of the American College of Cardiology (CCACC). The evening meeting included remarks from out-going Chapter President & Governor, Dr. Edward Tuohy, and incoming President & Governor, Dr. Kevin Kett. Dr. Kim Williams,

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2017 Mid-Session Legislative Update

The Connecticut Chapter of the American College of Cardiology (CCACC) 2017 Mid-Session Legislative Update  This is a  mid-session update, as the General Assembly prepares to wrap-up the committee (27) process and move to action on pending legislation reported respectively to the house or senate for consideration and final action by both chambers.  The judiciary committee, a

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2017 Annual Meeting Keynote Speaker

Kim Allan Williams Sr., M.D., FACC, Immediate past president of The American College of Cardiology will speak at the Connecticut Chapter of the American College of Cardiology’s Annual Meeting (CCACC) at the Waterview in Monroe Connecticut on Wednesday, April 26th, 2017 . Williams, chief of cardiology and James B. Herrick Professor at Rush University Medical

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Post-CV Summit and Leadership Forum News

Your Blueprint For Navigating MACRA and the Quality Payment Program Implementation of the Quality Payment Program, created by the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA), is officially underway. As the Quality Payment Program kicks into gear, it’s important for clinicians to have updated and cardiovascular-specific information at their fingertips. The ACC’s new

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