Midwest Women in Cardiology Symposium: June 1, 2019

The Midwest Women in Cardiology Symposium will be held Saturday, June 1, 2019 at the Marriott Louisville Downtown (200 W. Jefferson St., Louisville, KY 40202).

Please register by May 22 to ensure your spot is secured.

Register online
Exhibitor Registration Form
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Click here to reserve a room at the Marriot Louisville.


Friday, May 31st
7:00pm: Dinner Presentation: She Looks Like A Cardiologist
Female cardiologists describe their journey to cardiology and their lives as cardiologists to an audience consisting of FITs, residents and students.

Saturday, June 1st
7:30am: Continental Breakfast and Registration

8:15am: Welcome
Susan Smyth, MD, Chair

8:30am: Keynote Address: Women in Leadership
Claire Duvernoy, MD

Updates in Women's Heart Disease
9:10am: Microvascular Disease/MINCOA: Gretchen Wells, MD
9:30am: Cardio-Oncology: Tochi Okwuosa, MD
10:00am: Break
10:15am: Hormone Replacement Therapy HRT: Sonal Chandra, MD and Barbara Soltes, MD

Hot Topics
11:00am: Latest in Management of Cardio-Diabetes: Melissa Magwire, MD
11:30am: Radiation Safety in Pregnancy and the Cath Lab: Giselle Baquero, MD (invited) and Preeti Ramappa, MD (invited)
12:00pm: Burnout and Work-Life Integration: Laxmi Mehta , MD

12:30pm: Lunch with Presentation
Building a Career in Cardiology: Negotiating, Financial Planning and More: Cathie Biga, MSN, FACC

Afternoon Session
1:45pm: Improving Your Digital Presence: Poonam Velagapudi, MD
2:15pm: Unconscious Bias

3:00pm: Adjourn
Susan Smyth, MD, Chair

3:30pm: Distillery Tour