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Monday, February 3, 2014

Giovanni's Restaurant and Conference Center - Rockford, Illinois

Online Registration

E-mail HealthConnect or dial (815) 968-2500 or (800) 996-9954.

Cardiology Millennium Conference


7:30 - 8:00 AM Registration & Continental Breakfast
8:00 - 8:20 AM
Bill Gorski, MD, President and CEO, SwedishAmerican Health System
John Myers, MD, Medical Director, Cardiovascular Surgical Services, SwedishAmerican Hospital, Cardiology Millennium Conference Advisor and Moderator
8:25 - 9:45 AM
“The Art of Medicine and the Personal Touch”
Abraham Verghese, MD
Professor for the Theory and Practice of Medicine, Senior Associate Chair of the Department
of Internal Medicine, Stanford University Medical School, Palo Alto, CA
9:50 - 10:15 AM
Break and Exhibits
10:20 - 11:05 AM
“Peripheral Vascular Disease: The New Generation”
Marc Bernstein, MD
Radiologist at Radiology Consultants of Rockford LTD, Rockford, Illinois
11:10 - 11:55 AM
“Diabetes Matters: Putting the Puzzle Together”
Linda Dries, MS, APN, BC-ADM, CDE, FAADE
Manager of Diabetes Self Management, SwedishAmerican Health System
12:00 - 12:45 PM
Lunch & Exhibits
12:50 - 1:35 PM
“Cryoablation: Freezing Away the Extraneous Route”
Rod Passman, MD
Cardiovascular Medicine Clinic, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago
1:40 - 2:25 PM
“Treatments for the Failing Heart”
John Myers, MD
Cardiovascular Surgeon, SwedishAmerican Health System
Elsayed Mohamed, MD
Interventional Cardiologist, AMG/Midwest Heart Specialist at SwedishAmerican
2:30 - 2:45 PM
2:45 - 3:30 PM
“Using Humor to Maximize Living”
Mary Kay Morrison
Author, Educator, Founder/Director of Humor Quest, Rockford, Illinois
* Evaluation AND certificate distribution will be obtained ONLINE.
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1401 East State Street
Rockford, IL 61104
(815) 968-4400


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