Cardiology Essentials & Case Studies - 2023

Thursday, October 19, 2023

This conference has already taken place.

Royal Caribbean's Symphony of the Seas - Rome, Civitavecchia, Italy
8 Day Conference October 19th - 26th, 2023
12.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Hours


This is a 7-Night Western Mediterranean Cruise.  

To provide the physician with a working knowledge of clinically relevant and up-to-date topics using a combined lecture and case study approach. This review will provide a practical overview of commonly encountered problems in clinical cardiology, focusing on prevention, diagnosis, and treatment. For each topic, cardiology essentials will be reviewed and illustrative cases explored and discussed. Participants will be invited to share their clinical experiences, concerns, and insights.

Ideal candidates for this seminar include physicians as well as other health care professionals involved in the daily management of cardiac patients in the office, clinic, or hospital settings.

In order to register and get additional information for this conference, you must visit the following link:

Dates and Times

Start: 10/19/2023 8:00 AM
End: 10/26/2023 5:00 AM


  • Define treatment objectives for primary and secondary cardiovascular prevention based on clinical assessment and evidence-based guidelines.
  • Recognize nontraditional and emerging markers for cardiovascular risk and understand current controversies and advances in prevention and treatment.
  • Understand differences in prevention, diagnosis, treatment in women and make appropriate adjustments in clinical care.
  • Identify indications, utility, and findings of noninvasive cardiovascular testing.
  • Understand the pathophysiology, diagnosis, management of chronic and unstable coronary artery disease (including acute myocardial infarction and its complications.
  • Be able to diagnose and treat the spectrum of clinical heart failure syndromes and recognize and utilize current treatment modalities to optimize care.
  • Accurately interpret basic ECG abnormalities. 
  • Recognize and treat common cardiac arrhythmias.
  • Be able to describe the pathophysiology and treatment of pericardial, valvular, and peripheral vascular disease.


  • William Lawson, MD
    • Advances in the Treatment of Congestive Heart Failure
    • Cardiomyopathies & Pericardial Disease
    • Changes in Cardiac Surgical Revascularization
    • Diagnosis & Treatment of Acute Myocardial Infarction and its Complications
    • Diagnosis and Management of Valvular Heart Disease
    • EKG Review and Case Studies
    • Emerging Risk Factors for Coronary Artery Disease
    • Interventional Cardiology: Indications, Outcomes & New Frontiers
    • New Strategies in the Diagnosis & Treatment of Acute Coronary Syndromes
    • Primary & Secondary Prevention of Coronary Artery Disease
    • Women and Heart Disease Diagnosis & Management of Coronary Heart Disese


Royal Caribbean's Symphony of the Seas
Port of Call - Civitavecchia (Rome)
0000 Rome
Civitavecchia, Italy


The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook, is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook designates this live activity for a maximum of 12.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. Physicians should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Need help with this Conference?

Please contact the Conference coordinator listed below:

Donna Lovaglio
Department: OCME
Phone: (631) 444-2094

Give us a call
(631) 444-2094
Office of Continuing Medical Education
Renaissance School of Medicine at Stony Brook University
HSC, Level 2, Room 142
Stony Brook, New York 11794-8222