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Kansas City Vascular Symposium: A Case-Based Update for Primary Care
April 26, 2024
Arrowhead Stadium, One Arrowhead Drive, Kansas City, MO

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The University of Kansas Health System is proud to host the Kansas City Vascular Symposium with national, regional and local vascular experts as faculty. The symposium is designed for primary care provdiers looking to enhance their knowledge and skills in the field of vascular care. The event features case-based discussions covering a range of topics including the latest advances in the care and management of vascular diseases and their implementation into patient care.

After the Symposium, we will be hosting a social hour and guided tours of Arrowhead Stadium! The tour will give you a behind-the-scenes look at the locker rooms, Hall of Honor, Broadcast area, and in-depth experience of the stadium’s history.

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Agenda

  7:00 am    Registration     
  8:00 am    Welcome    

Optimal Medical Management for the Vascular Patient

  8:15 am    SGLT-2 and GLP1 Agents: Are They Safe for the Vascular Patient?, John Miles, MD, Professor, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Clinical Pharmacology, The University of Kansas Medical Center
  8:35 am    New, Newer, Newest Antilipidemic Agents: How Does One Choose?, Patrick Moriarty, MD, Professor, Clinical Pharmacology, The University of Kansas Medical Center
  8:55 am    Hypertension Management: Where Does Renal Denervation Fit In?, Kamal Gupta, MD, Professor, Cardiovascular Medicine, The University of Kansas Medical Center; Director, Vascular Medicine; Director, Multispecialty Complex Hypertension Center, The University of Kansas Health System
  9:15 am    Panel Discussion    

Venous Disease

  9:30 am    Evaluation and Treatment of Varicose Veins and Spider Veins, Jenny Cho, MD, Assistant Professor, Surgery, The University of Kansas Medical Center
  9:50 am    Pelvic Congestion Syndrome: An Often Unrecognized but Common Problem, Adam Ali, MD, Associate Professor, Radiology, The University of Kansas Medical Center
10:10 am    A Systematic Approach to Lower Extremity Swelling, Siri Neelati, MD, Assistant Professor, Cardiovascular Medicine, The University of Kansas Medical Center
10:30 am    Panel Discussion    
10:45 am    Break and Visit Exhibitors    

Venous Thrombolytic Disease

11:00 am    Issues with Indwelling IVC Filters: Lawsuits and All!, Aaron Rohr, MD, Associate Professor, Radiology, The University of Kansas Medical Center
11:15 am    Post Pulmonary Embolism Syndromes: A Guide to Outpatient Assessment, Kamal Gupta, MD, Professor, Cardiovascular Medicine, The University of Kansas Medical Center; Director, Multispecialty Complex Hypertension Center
11:30 am    Clinic Follow-Up After a Pulmonary Embolus: What to Monitor, Lewis Satterwhite, MD, Professor, Pulmonary and Critical Care, The University of Kansas Medical Center
11:45 am    Acute and Chronic DVT Management, Adam Alli, MD, Associate Professor, Radiology, The University of Kansas Medical Center
12:05 pm    Panel Discussion    
12:20 pm    Lunch    

What’s A-foot?

1:20 pm    Identifying Foot Wound: A Pictorial Journey, William Poulson, MD, Assistant Professor, Surgery, The University of Kansas Medical Center
1:40 pm    Blue Toes: Now What? Why in the World Are My Toes Blue?, Deborah Hornacek, MD, Cardiovascular Medicine, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH
2:00 pm    Management of Venous Ulcers: A Primer, Richard Arnspiger, II, MD, Assistant Professor, Surgery, Vascular Surgery Division, The University of Kansas Medical Center
2:15 pm    Lymphedema: All the New Options, Steven Dean, DO, Clinical Professor, Internal Medicine; Director, Vascular Medicine Program; Director, Cardiovascular Medicine’s Noninvasive Peripheral Vascular Laboratories, The Ohio State University, Cleveland, OH
2:30 pm    Panel Discussion    

Summing It All Up: A Quiz

2:45 pm    Play a little game with us to sum up all the knowledge you have gained so far today.
3:15 pm    Break and Visit Exhibitors    

Miscellaneous Vascular

3:30 pm    Carotid Bruit: Implications and Prognosis, Kirk Hance, MD, Associate Professor, Surgery, The University of Kansas Medical Center
3:50 pm    Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm: When to Screen and How to Counsel, Joedd Biggs, MD, Assistant Professor, Surgery, The University of Kansas Medical Center
4:05 pm    Patients with Claudication: Current Management, Kara Hessel, DO, Assistant Professor, Surgery, The University of Kansas Medical Center
4:20 pm    Panel Discussion    
4:45 pm    Adjourn

Reception and Arrowhead Tours (ticketed event)

After the Symposium, we will be hosting a social hour and guided tours of Arrowhead Stadium! The tour will give you a behind-the-scenes look at the locker rooms, Hall of Honor, Broadcast area, and in-depth experience of the stadium’s history. Tours begin at 5 pm with the reception at 6 pm.


Registration Fees:

  • Physicians: $100
  • Nurse Practitioners or Physician Assistants: $60
  • RN, LPN and other non-physician healthcare providers: $35
  • Fellows, students and residents: $15
  • Stadium Tours and Reception: $15
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Continuing Education Credit

AMA: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with accreditation requirements and policies of the Missouri State Medical Association through the joint providership of Kansas City Southwest Clinical Society and The University of Kansas Health System. Kansas City Southwest Clinical Society is accredited by the Missouri State Medical Association to provide continuing medical education to physicians.

The Kansas City Southwest Clinical Society designates this live activity for a maximum of 7 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in this activity.

AAFP: Application for 6.5 prescribed credits will be filed with AAFPs. Determination is pending.

AMIB: Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 6.5 MOC points and patient safety MOC credit in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program.

ABS: Successful completion of this CME activity, enables the learner to earn 6.5 credits toward the CME requirement(s) of the American Board of Surgery’s Continuous Certification program.

Nursing: Kansas City Southwest Clinical Society is approved as a provider of continuing nursing education by the Kansas State Board of Nursing. This course offering is approved for 8.9 contact hours applicable for APRN, RN, or LPN relicensure.  Kansas State Board of Nursing Provider Number: SP1560-0226

Radiology: The American Society of Radiologic Technologists has approved this offering for 7.5 Category A credits.