February 22 - 24, 2018
The Cosmopolitan Hotel, Las Vegas, NV

Course Directors: Howard Walpole, MD, MBA, FACC; Pamela Douglas, MD, MACC; Cathleen Biga, MSN, RN


ACCF committee members, faculty, staff and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of this activity are required to disclose all relevant financial relationships he/she and/or his/her spouse or domestic partner has, occurring within the past twelve months , with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services consumed by, or used on, patients. All relevant potential conflicts of interest that are identified are thoroughly vetted by course directors, ACCF education staff, and members of the Accreditation Compliance Workgroup through a process that includes appropriate peer review for fair balance, scientific objectivity and validity, and patient care and safety recommendations. Refer to the links below for committee member disclosures and course faculty disclosures. Please note ACCF staff involved with this course have nothing to disclose.


Thursday, February 22

PRE-CONFERENCE WORKSHOPS - Choose from 1 of 2 Pre-conference Workshops (Separate registration fees apply.)

6:30 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast (Gracia Commons Registration)
7:30 a.m. -
11:30 a.m.
PRE-CONFERENCE WORKSHOP I: Cardiovascular Business 101: Understanding Basics in Our QPP/MACRA World (Belmont 4) 
Drs. Brown and Kovacs and Ms. Biga

7:30 a.m. -
11:30 a.m.
PRE-CONFERENCE WORKSHOP II: Strategic Leadership: Plotting Your Course Regardless of Your Size or System
Drs. Itchhapporia, Valentine, Walpole and Walsh; Ms. Jaskie and Ms. Molden