LA-ACC Annual Meeting

October 6-7, 2017
Loews Hotel

New Orleans, LA

Friday, October 6, 2017

Coding Impact on MACRA and Other Hot Topics
1:00pm-5:30pm

  • LA-ACC Members and Staff – $50 per person
  • Non-Members and Staff – $150 per person

LA-ACC Poster Competition & Jeopardy Competition
5:30pm-7:00pm
Loew’s Hotel

Saturday, October 7, 2017

LA-ACC Annual Meeting with ISLA Breakout
8:00am-5:00pm
No fee to attend the Annual Meeting on Saturday

CME Information

Accreditation Statements

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Accreditation Requirements and Descriptions of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Woman’s Foundation and Louisiana Chapter American College of Cardiology. The Woman’s Foundation is accredited by the LSMS to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

 

CME Statement of Credit

The Woman’s Foundation designates this live activity for a maximum of 12.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

  • Women In Cardiology Event2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
  • LA-ACC Annual Meeting5.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
  • ISLA Breakout4.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

 

ADA Statement

The Woman’s Foundation fully complies with the legal requirements of the ADA and the rules and regulations thereof.  If any participant of the program given by Woman’s Foundation is in need of accommodations or dietary requests, please call 337-988-1816 or submit a request to taryn@womansfoundation.com  in order to receive service.

Registration Fees

Coding Session with Linda Gates

Friday, October 6, 2017
1:00pm-5:00pm

  • LA-ACC Members and their Staff – $50.00 per person
  • LA-ACC Non-Members and their Staff – $100.00 per person

LA-ACC Annual Meeting

October 6-7, 2017
Including LA-ACC Annual Meeting, ISLA Breakout, Women in Cardiology Event, and Poster Competition.

  • All current members of LA-ACC and ISLA – no registration fee
  • Fellows, Residents, and Medical Students – no registration fee
  • Annual Meeting fee for non-member of the Chapter – $150 per person
  • ISLA members must be current; your status will be confirmed.

Hotel

Call Loews Hotel for room reservations by September 5, 2017, and mention the Louisiana-ACC meeting. The special discounted rate is $229 + tax. Guest check in is 4:00 P.M.  Guest check out is 12 Noon.

You can make your reservations online also! Please follow this link for online hotel reservations.

POSTER COMPETITION TIMELINE

August 27

Abstracts Due by 11:59pm


September 5

Contact the Loews Hotel for room reservations by September 5, 2017, and mention the Louisiana-ACC meeting. The special discounted rate is $229 + tax. You can make your reservations online also! Please follow this link for online hotel reservations.


September 28

Abstract Acceptance Notification, four will be chosen for the oral competition.


October 6

3:00pm-5:00pm: Posters set-up at the JW Marriott
5:00pm-7:00pm: Poster on display and judged


October 7

Top four abstracts to be presented at the meeting in the Oral Competition.
Winner announced at the end of the meeting.

How to Submit an Abstract

Step One: Review 2017 LA-ACC Abstract Guidelines click here (PDF)
Step Two: Submit Abstract online, click here

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