UPMC Heart and Vascular Institute Atrial Fibrillation Symposium: A Multidisciplinary Approach

March 5, 2022

Saturday, March 5, 2022
9 a.m. to 1 p.m. 
A virtual educational event.

About This Course 

The UPMC Heart and Vascular Institute presents the 2022 Atrial Fibrillation Symposium: A Multidisciplinary Approach. This virtual CME event will feature a range of discussions about the latest advancements in atrial fibrillation diagnosis and treatment. Presented by UPMC faculty, topics will include screening for atrial fibrillation, stroke prevention, heart failure and atrial fibrillation, surgical treatment, atrial fibrillation ablation, and a review of complex cases. 

Who Should Attend 

This meeting is open to cardiologists, cardiac surgeons, thoracic surgeons, APPs, and other health care professionals. 

Course Director:

Samir F. Saba, MD
Professor of Medicine and Clinical and Translational Science
Chief, Division of Cardiology
Harry S. Tack Chair, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Co-Director, UPMC Heart and Vascular Institute

Course Co-Directors:

N. A. Mark Estes III, MD
Professor of Medicine
Program Director, Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology Fellowship
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Sandeep K. Jain, MD
Professor of Medicine 
Director, Cardiac Electrophysiology
Director, UPMC Center for Atrial Fibrillation
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Course Faculty:

Konstantinos Aronis, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
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William Barrington, MD
Professor of Medicine 
Vice President of Medical Affairs, UPMC Shadyside
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Raveen Bazaz, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
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Aditya Bhonsale, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
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Genevieve Everett, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine
UPMC Altoona and UPMC Somerset
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Kelly Hayes, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine
UPMC Hamot
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Krishna Kancharla, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
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Alaa Shalaby, MD
Professor of Medicine
Veterans’ Affairs Pittsburgh Health System
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Madhur Singh, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine
UPMC Hamot
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Ibrahim Sultan, MD
Associate Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Surgical Director, UPMC Center for Heart Valve Disease
Director, UPMC Center for Thoracic Aortic Disease
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Andrew Voigt, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
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Faculty Education Committee Leadership:

Suresh Mulukutla, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Chair, Cardiology, UPMC Passavant
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Ibrahim Sultan, MD
Associate Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Surgical Director, UPMC Center for Heart Valve Disease
Director, UPMC Center for Thoracic Aortic Disease
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