Controversies and Advances in the Treatment of Cardiovascular Disease: The Twenty-First in the Series

Program Details

November 30 - December 1, 2023

The Beverly Hills Hotel
Beverly Hills, California

Program Director
Raj Makkar, MD, FACC

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Program Description

We look forward to the twenty-first Controversies and Advances in the Treatment of Cardiovascular Disease symposium and to returning to the beautiful Beverly Hills Hotel this November 30 – December 1, 2023!

The two-day scientific program will be available in summer 2023 and will offer realistic views on many controversial issues in cardiovascular disease today.  A faculty of internationally known leaders share their knowledge and experiences with complex and controversial cases.

Target Audience

This conference is designed for cardiologists, cardiovascular and thoracic surgeons, interventional cardiologists, perfusionists, ICU nurses, technicians and those involved in the diagnosis, treatment and care of individuals with controversial and complex cases of cardiac disease.

CME/CE Accreditation & Designation

Promedica International is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #8495.

Physician Assistants:
NCCPA accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME. Please see the credit designation for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ above. View NCCPA’s guidelines for CME here.

Category 1 CEUs from The American Board of Cardiovascular Perfusion (ABCP) will be requested upon completion of the scientific program.

Registered Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist (RCIS):
CCI does not approve CEUs directly, however CCI will accept CEUs that have already been approved by accredited sponsors of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME). RCIS attendees will claim the physician certificate option when completing the online evaluation and can use that certificate to claim CEUs from CCI. Click for more information from CCI.

ABIM MOC Accreditation:

CME-MOC_badge-graphicSuccessful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to [TBD] Medical Knowledge MOC points and Patient Safety MOC credits 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.


Cancellation & Refund Information
All cancellations must be submitted in writing and refunds will be subject to a $100 administration charge. Cancellations cannot be accepted over the telephone. Requests for cancellation must be submitted no less than 45 days from the conference date.


The Beverly Hills Hotel
9641 Sunset Blvd
Beverly Hills, CA 90210

A group rate of $695 plus taxes per night for run of house king guestrooms is available at The Beverly Hills Hotel for symposium attendees. Instructions on how to make your reservations will be available soon!