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Officially Endorsed by:

UCSD Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center

American College of Cardiology

Arizona Chapter
California Chapter
Hawaii Chapter
Oregon Chapter
Washington Chapter

The 9th Annual
International Hawaii Symposium on
Diagnostic and Therapeutic Modalities in Heart Failure
A Comprehensive and Practical Review of Advances in
Heart Failure and Biomarkers

December 5-7, 2019

Waikoloa Beach Marriott
Island of Hawaii

Barry H. Greenberg, MD, FACC
Alan Maisel, MD, FACC

Program Directors



Come join us for the 9th Annual International Hawaii Symposium on Diagnostic and Therapeutic Modalities in Heart Failure will be held from December 5-7, 2019 at the delightful Waikoloa Beach Marriott on the beautiful Island of Hawaii. The Island has not been more beautiful in years!  The sky is robin-egg blue every day with incredible clouds and sunsets.  The air is super high quality, and visibility is incredible.  

We hope that you will join us for an informative meeting in a beautiful island setting!

This year we have put together a program that is designed to provide in-depth coverage of the important advances that have taken place in heart failure over the past year as well as provide an overview of the most effective therapeutic strategies for prevention and treatment. Topics that will be covered through a series of lectures, panel discussions and case presentations include:

     • Benefits of SGLT2 inhibitors in preventing CV events
     • The role of PCSK9 inhibitors
     • Practical approaches for managing hypertension
     • Clinical assessment of HF and use of biomarkers
     • Evaluation and treatment of sleep apnea
     • Incorporating sacubitril/valsartan and ivabradine into clinical practice
     • Recognizing and treating pulmonary arterial hypertension
     • Treating HFpEF
     • Managing hyperkalemia in heart failure
     • NOAC’s for treating CV disease
     • Role of palliative care and hospice
     • Percutaneous approaches for treating vascular and valvular disease
     • Left atrial closure devices
     • Managing drug-drug interactions and drug side effects
     • Use of ICDs and CRT
     • Wearable cardioverter defibrillator
     • Remote monitoring of pulmonary artery pressures as a means of improving
       outcomes in heart failure patients
     • Use of percutaneous and durable mechanical circulatory support
     • Diagnosing and treating amyloid heart disease
     • Efficacy of direct thrombin inhibitors in reducing CV events
       through vascular protection

Attendees will have the opportunity to hear leaders in the field discuss the newest
important advances as well as provide practical guidance for optimizing patient
care. We hope that you will decide to join us.

On Thursday and Friday Industry Product Theatre Sessions (Breakfast and Lunch Sessions) are beign planned, stand by for more information - selections will be made during online registration.

The Waikoloa Beach Resort
69-275 Waikoloa Beach Drive
Waikoloa Village, HI 96738
Phone (808) 886-6789

The newly redesigned hotel offers spacious, modern accommodations with patios and balconies overlooking beautiful Anaeho'omalu Bay. Step out onto our pristine, white, sandy beach - the only one of its kind in our resort area. Play in our two outdoor pools and waterslide. Golf on two championship courses within the Waikoloa Beach Resort. Our boutique spa offers a full menu of therapeutic and beauty treatments. When you're hungry, stop by Aka'ula Lanai or Hawaii Calls Restaurant and Lounge, and don't miss our Sunset Luau with music, dancing and Hawaiian food. Enjoy our 24/7 fitness center and free Wi-Fi in all public spaces. Host an event in our elegant venues, ideal for weddings, incentive trips and corporate retreats. Steps away, discover Kings' and Queens' shops, eclectic restaurants and local attractions. Experience the spirit of Aloha at our luxury hotel on the Big Island of Hawaii.

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Deadline: November 11, 2019.
If your reservation is not received prior to cut-off date, reservations will only be accepted subject to availability.

Some of the most amazing places on the Big Island are very difficult to reach over land. Using a helicopter makes it possible to see many of these wonders in a very short amount of time. Helicopter tours depart from Kona, Hilo, and Waikoloa and can last between 1 hour and a full day.
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Because of advance planning requirements, a full refund less a $75.00 processing fee will be given if you cancel. Please cancel in writing and postmark by November 1, 2019. No refunds will be given after November 1, 2019.

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