Join us for CVI’s 16th Annual Update in Nuclear Cardiology CME Program for Physicians, Technologists, Advanced Practice and Allied Healthcare Professionals.  Live webinars are being held:

Session 1 – Sunday October 4, 2020 (2.75 Credits)

Session 2 – Monday October 5, 2020 (2.50 Credits)

Session 3 – Wednesday October 7, 2020 (2.75 Credits)

  • 8.0 Nuclear-Specific CME Credits
  • 8.0 Nuclear-Specific VOICE Credits
  • 7.25 Medical Knowledge MOC Points for physicians who certify through ABIM

Focus Topics

  • Coronary blood flow in the PET lab
  • PET in clinical practice
  • Diagnosing CAD in women
  • Cardiac CT in clinical practice
  • Diagnosis of cardiac amyloid disease by nuclear/ by echo
  • New treatments for cardiac amyloid disease
  • Echo evaluation of the heart failure patient
  • Multimodality cardiovascular imaging during COVID-19
  • Surviving a radiation safety inspection
  • Nuclear cardiology reporting guidelines


Sunday October 4, 2020 – 8:00am-10:45am

Monday October 5, 2020 – 6:30pm-9:00pm

Wednesday October 7, 2020 – 6:30pm-9:15pm

Live Webinars

Be an early bird…sign up and pay your registration by September 30, 2020 and SAVE $35 OFF your registration fee.

  • Physician & Industry: $164* by 9/30/20; $199 after 9/30/20
  • Technologist, Mid Level Provider, Nurse, Fellow, Resident: $75* by 9/30/20; $110 after 9/30/20
  • ABIM MOC Points: $50 (requires additional attestation, post program evaluation and test questions)

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

Please make checks payable to: Cardiovascular Institute of Philadelphia P.O. Box 55698, Philadelphia, PA 19111

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

Course Directors

Veronica A. Covalesky, MD
Veronica A. Covalesky, MDDrexel University College of Medicine
Christopher L. Hansen, MD
Christopher L. Hansen, MDThomas Jefferson University
Pravin V. Patil, MD
Pravin V. Patil, MDTemple University
Colin M. Movsowitz, MD
Colin M. Movsowitz, MDEinstein Medical Center Montgomery; Lankenau Heart Institute at Paoli Hospital


Robert M. Bober, MD
Robert M. Bober, MDOchsner Medical Center
Matthew J. Budoff, MD
Matthew J. Budoff, MDUniversity of California, LA
Renee Bullock Palmer, MD
Renee Bullock Palmer, MDDeborah Heart and Lung Center
Gary V. Heller, MD, PhD
Gary V. Heller, MD, PhDHeller Consulting
Rodney H. Falk, MD
Rodney H. Falk, MDHarvard University
Martin G. Keane, MD
Martin G. Keane, MDTemple University
Michael W. Lairmore, MS
Michael W. Lairmore, MS
Leslee J. Shaw, PhD
Leslee J. Shaw, PhDCornell University


Ray Hu, MD
Ray Hu, MDUniversity of Pennsylvania
Jeevan Kumar, MD
Jeevan Kumar, MDTemple University
Preya Simlote, MD
Preya Simlote, MDThomas Jefferson University
Yash Suthar, DO
Yash Suthar, DORowan School of Medicine
Barbara Schechter, DO
Barbara Schechter, DORowan School of Medicine
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