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Thank You

The CCACC would like to express its gratitude to the following companies for their generous support: (As of May 19, 2019) Amarin – Sara Welch – Gold Amgen – Jen Kulicki – Gold Astra -Zeneca – Kirsten Bossin – Gold Boehringer-Ingelheim – Stacey Saccery – Gold Janssen – Jill Strout – Gold Novartis – Danielle

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2019 Annual Meeting Keynote Speaker

Our keynote, Dr. Kim Eagle, will present: “Cardiac Risk of Non-Cardiac Surgery-A Piece of my Mind”. Dr. Eagle is the Albion Walter Hewlett Professor of Internal Medicine, Professor of Health Management and Policy at the University of Michigan School of Public Health, and Director of the Frankel Cardiovascular Center at the University of Michigan. He

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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 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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Read the Most Influential JACC Articles from 2016

Find out which articles were most widely read and shared from across all six JACC Journals in 2016 on OnlineJACC.org. The JACC Journals team has compiled lists for each journal based on Altmetric data that tracks what received the most media and social media attention throughout the world. View the top articles lists and learn

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Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Update

Dear CCACC Members: There is indeed a lot of turmoil and misinformation that surrounds the issue of MOC.   A fellow ACC Governor, Dr. Allen Seals, has put together a tremendously informative piece on the issue. Please take a few minutes of your time to read this comprehensive summary of what actions have been taken and

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