CVI’s Inaugural Philadelphia Heart Failure Symposium

SUNDAY, April 30, 2023

Live and In-Person
Loews Philadelphia Hotel

  • 8.25 CME/CEU Credits
  • 8.0 Medical Knowledge MOC Points for physicians who certify through ABIM

Focus Topics

CVI’s Inaugural Heart Failure Symposium’s keynote presentations and focus topics have been selected to provide updates and useful information for front line clinicians and staff to assist them in the diagnosis and management of patients with heart failure. This year’s program focuses on:

  • Implement Heart Failure
  • New Therapies for HFpEF
  • SGLT-d Inhibitors
  • Diagnosing and Treating Amyloid Disease
  • New Therapies for HCM
  • New Devices and Therapies for Heart Failure
  • Monitoring and Modulation
  • Optimizing GDMT for HFrEF
  • Advanced Heart Failure Therapies
  • Palliative Care
  • Cardiogenic Shock
  • Pulmonary Artery Hypertension


Live and In Person Only
No virtual or on-demand options available

Loews Philadelphia Hotel
1200 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA  19107

Sunday April 30, 2023
7:30am – 5:00pm


  • Physician & Industry: $125 before 4/14/23; $175 after 4/14/23
  • Fellows, Residents & Trainees: $75 before 4/14/23; $125 after 4/14/23
  • Advanced Practice Provider, Nurse, MA and all other healthcare professionals: $75 before 4/14/23; $125 after 4/14/23  
  • ABIM MOC Medical Knowledge Points: $50 (requires additional attestation, post program evaluation and quiz questions)

*Prices above reflect discount of $6 for payment by check. Please add $6 for a Visa/MC/Discover/Amex payment.

Please click on REGISTER ONLINE button below to register now.  Thank you.

Target Audience:
Cardiologists, endocrinologists, heart failure specialists, primary care, family practice, internal medicine and palliative care physicians, fellows, residents, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses and diabetes educators.

Course Directors

William Clay Warnick, MD
William Clay Warnick, MDCardiology Consultants of Philadelphia
Rene Alvarez, MD
Rene Alvarez, MDThomas Jefferson University
Christopher Droogan, DO
Christopher Droogan, DOLankenau Heart Group
Lee Goldberg, MD
Lee Goldberg, MDUniversity of Pennsylvania
Eman Hamad, MD
Eman Hamad, MDTemple University
Justin Pelberg, DO
Justin Pelberg, DOThomas Jefferson University
Lisa Rathman, MSN CRNP
Lisa Rathman, MSN CRNPPenn Medicine
Monique Tanna, MD
Monique Tanna, MDUniversity of Pennsylvania

Program Faculty

Yevgeniy Brailovsky, DO
Yevgeniy Brailovsky, DOThomas Jefferson University
John Clark, MD
John Clark, MDLankenau Heart Institute
Paul Forfia, MD
Paul Forfia, MDTemple University
John Clark, DO
John Clark, DOLankenau Heart Institute
Eric Gnall, DO
Eric Gnall, DOLankenau Heart Institute
Stuart Prenner, MD
Stuart Prenner, MDUniversity of Pennsylvania
Val Rakita, MD
Val Rakita, MDTemple University
J. Eduardo Rame, MD
J. Eduardo Rame, MDThomas Jefferson University
Linda Ruppert, DNP CRNP
Linda Ruppert, DNP CRNPTemple University Hospital
Joyce Wald, DO
Joyce Wald, DOUniversity of Pennsylvania
Dina Yazmajian, MD
Dina Yazmajian, MDAbington Jefferson Healthcare

Cardiology Fellow Case Presenters

Maria Gamero Huaman, MD
Maria Gamero Huaman, MDThomas Jefferson University
Jenna Spears, MD
Jenna Spears, MDLankenau Medical Center
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