The Brigham Board Review in Cardiology

Brigham and Women’s Hospital Board Review

Expand your knowledge with this CME program that details the evolving medical guidelines and the latest therapeutic strategies in Cardiology. Ideal for MOC.

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Keep Abreast of the Current Trends in Your Field

This CME program, featuring experts in the practice of cardiology, is a comprehensive review of the core concepts and emerging trends in the field. The Brigham Board Review in Cardiology, with case-based lectures and in-depth discussions, covers a range of topics like stable ischemic disease, peripheral artery disease, diseases of the aorta, heart failure, pacemaker therapy, syncope, etc. It will help you to better:

  • Effectively implement the latest cardiology guidelines in clinical practice
  • Identify/integrate current treatment options for specific cardiology disorders
  • Evaluate and construe up-to-date literature relevant to clinical practice in Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Perform differential diagnosis of complex clinical presentations related to cardiology disorders
  • Express knowledge of pathophysiology as it applies to management of cardiology disorders
  • Pass the ABIM certification/recertification Cardiology examinations

Expand Your Skills

Available online or via audio MP3 CDs, The Brigham Board Review in Cardiology provides a maximum of 30 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits and 30 MOC points, with access to unbiased, evidence-based content and case-based reviews so you can expand your knowledge and incorporate the latest guidelines into your daily practice.

View our full list of Topics/Speakers, Faculty, Accreditation and Media Format information.

Quick Facts

Provider: Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Oakstone

Course Director:
Eldrin F. Lewis, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Credits: Earn a maximum of 30 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™ and 30 MOC points

Coronary Artery Disease

  • Non-ST-Elevation Acute Coronary Syndromes - Marc S. Sabatine, MD, MPH
  • ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction - Michelle L. O'Donoghue , MD
  • Stable Ischemic Heart Disease - Benjamin Scirica, MD, MPH

Peripheral Artery Disease

  • Peripheral Artery Disease - Piotr Sobieszczyk, MD
  • Carotid Disease - Piotr Sobieszczyk, MD
  • Renovascular and Mesenteric Disease - Piotr S. Sobieszczyk, MD

Diseases of the Aorta

  • Thoracic Aortic Disease - Marc P. Bonaca, MD, MPH
  • Acute Aortic Syndromes - Marc P. Bonaca, MD, MPH

Venous Thromboembolic Disease

  • Venous Thromboembolic Disease - Samuel Z. Goldhaber, MD

Prevention

  • Lifestyle Recommendations for Prevention - Ron Blankstein, MD
  • Lipid Disorders - Jorge Plutzky, MD
  • Hypertension - Naomi D. Fisher , MD
  • Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease - Jorge Plutzky, MD
  • Obesity - Florencia Halperin, MD

Heart Failure

  • Pathophysiology of Heart Failure - Anju Nohria, MD
  • Cardiomyopathies - Neal K. Lakdawala, MD
  • Management of Heart Failure with Reduced Ejection Fraction - Akshay S. Desai MD, MPH
  • Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction - Eldrin F. Lewis, MD, MPH
  • Mechanical Circulatory Support - Garrick C Stewart, MD
  • Transplantation - Michael M. Givertz, MD
  • Pulmonary Hypertension - Aaron B. Waxman, MD
  • Cardio-Oncology - John Groarke, MD, MPH

Electrophysiology

  • Anti-Arrhythmic Drugs - Amy Leigh Miller, MD, PhD
  • Atrial Fibrillation and Atrial Flutter - Sunil Kapur, MD
  • Supraventricular Tachycardias - Usha B. Tedrow, MD, MS
  • Ventricular Tachycardia - Usha B. Tedrow, MD, MS
  • Cardiac Conduction Disease - Bruce A. Koplan, MD
  • Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators Therapy - Usha B. Tedrow, MD, MS
  • Cardiac Syncope - Usha B. Tedrow, MD, MS

Adult Congenital Heart Disease

  • Adult Congenital Heart Disease - Keri Shafer, MD

Pregnancy

  • Pregnancy and Cardiovascular Disease - Anne Marie Valente, MD

Valvular Heart Disease

  • Mitral Valve Disease - Garrick C. Stewart, MD
  • Aortic Valve Disease - Peter H. Stone, MD
  • Tricuspid and Pulmonic Valve Disease - Akshay S. Desai, MD, MPH
  • Aortic Stenosis and TAVR - Pinak Shah, MD, MPH
  • Endocarditis - Ann E. Woolley, MD

Pericardial Disease

  • Pericardial Disease - Leonard S. Lilly, MD

Non-Invasive Testing

  • Nuclear Cardiology and PET Imaging - Marcelo F. DiCarli, MD
  • Echocardiography - Judy R. Mangion, MD
  • Cardiovascular CT Imaging - Ron Blankstein, MD
  • Cardiac Magenetic Resonance Imaging - Raymond Y. Kwong, MD, MPH

Peri-Operative Risk Assessment

  • Peri-Operative Risk Assessment - Marc Bonaca, MD

Course Director

Eldrin F. Lewis, MD, MPH

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Speakers

Ron Blankstein, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Marc P. Bonaca, MD, MPH

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Akshay S. Desai MD, MPH

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Marcelo F. DiCarli, MD

  • Professor of Radiology
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Department of Radiology
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Naomi D. Fisher, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Michael M. Givertz, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Samuel Z. Goldhaber, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

John Groarke, MD, MPH

  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Florencia Halperin, MD

  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Sunil Kapur, MD

  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Bruce A. Koplan, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Raymond Y. Kwong, MD, MPH

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Neal K. Lakdawala, MD

  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Leonard S. Lilly, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Judy R. Mangion, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

 

Amy Leigh Miller, MD, PhD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Anju Nohria, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Michelle L. O'Donoghue, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Jorge Plutzky, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Marc S. Sabatine, MD, MPH

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Benjamin Scirica, MD, MPH

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Keri Shafer, MD

  • Instructor in Pediatrics
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Boston Children's Hospital

Pinak Shah, MD, MPH

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Piotr Sobieszczyk, MD

  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Garrick C Stewart, MD

  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Peter H. Stone, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • of Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Usha B. Tedrow, MD, MS

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Anne Marie Valente, MD

  • Associate Professor of Pediatrics
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Boston Children's Hospital

Aaron B. Waxman, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital

Ann E. Woolley, MD

  • Research Fellow in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Infectious Disease
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Accreditation

Oakstone Publishing, LLC is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

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Designation

Oakstone Publishing, LLC designates this enduring material for a maximum of 30 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 30 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

Date of Original Release: October 31, 2018
Date Credits Expire: October 31, 2021
Estimated Time to Complete: 30 hours
Contact Hours: 30 hours

CME credit is awarded upon successful completion of an online course evaluation and post-test.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Apply current/recommended Cardiology guidelines in clinical practice
  • Perform differential diagnosis of complex clinical presentations related to Cardiology disorders
  • Identify/integrate current therapeutic options for specific Cardiology disorders
  • Analyze and interpret up-to-date literature relevant to clinical practice in Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Express knowledge of pathophysiology as it applies to management of Cardiology disorders
  • Apply knowledge gained to the ABIM certification/MOC Cardiology examinations

Intended Audience

The primary group of learners will be fellows/trainees and practicing cardiology specialists (MDs) and other professional affiliates (internists with an interest in cardiology) who are preparing to become board certified, maintaining their certification, or who seek CME activities to improve patient care in the area of Cardiovascular Medicine.