Featured Meeting | Advancing Cardiovascular Care of the Oncology Patient

February 16, 2018 - February 18, 2018
The Ritz-Carlton, Washington, DC
Course Director(s): Ana Barac, MD,PHD,FACC; Bonnie Ky, MD, FACC

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In the United States, an estimated 14.5 million individuals have a history of cancer, representing a prevalent and rapidly growing population that has benefited from remarkable advances in cancer treatment. Given this staggering statistic, clinicians often encounter patients with cancer and cancer survivors who have significant cardiovascular risk factors and cardiovascular disease.

For the rapidly evolving cardio-oncology field, The American College of Cardiology presents Advancing Cardiovascular Care of the Oncology Patient, an educational opportunity education offering contemporary care strategies for healthcare providers involved in cardio-vascular care of cancer patients and cancer survivors.

Join emerging pioneers in the field of cardio-oncology as they present, through interactive case discussions, debates, breakout sessions and roundtables, evidence-based treatment strategies that address pre, intra and post-chemotherapy heart health. Click here to register today.

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Welcome

The Cardio-Oncology Section provides a forum for cardiovascular and oncology specialists within the ACC and works on overarching strategy for the College’s current and upcoming cardio-oncology initiatives and activities.

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Become a Member – Join Now.

Connect with colleagues that share your professional interests by joining the Cardio-Oncology Section today. To join, call the ACC's Resource Center at (800) 253-4636, ext. 5603.

Member Benefits

Member Benefits

The Cardio-Oncology Member Section provides participants with opportunities to make a difference in the cardio-oncology community and:

  • Network with colleagues
  • Develop leadership skills
  • Advance your career
  • Strengthen your skills

Expand upon your interests within the specialty

Ana Barac

Message From the Chair

The mission of this Section is to improve the cardiovascular health of patients with cancer and cancer survivors through education, training, research development and interdisciplinary collaboration. It is our goal to serve as a professional home for all American College of Cardiology members whose clinical and/or research interests lie in cardio-oncology. Read more >>>

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