Cardiovascular Conference - Focus on Heart Failure  

Thank you for your interest in the Dignity Health Heart and Vascular Institute of Greater Sacramento's CME Symposium. 

This virtual conference will examine the complexities of heart failure management and new treatment options. Topics will cover the spectrum of heart failure, accompanied by case studies and patient testimonials to provide real world examples of heart failure diagnosis, progression, treatment, and outcomes.

Saturday, April 17, 2021 | 8 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Conference Chair: Munir Janmohamed, MD, FACC, FHFSA | Medical Director Mechanical Circulatory Support/Heart Failure Program, Dignity Health Heart and Vascular Institute | Dignity Health Mercy General Hospital | Mercy Medical Group Cardiology


Featured Topics & Speakers


New Approach & Optimism for Heart Failure Patients with HFrEF

Munir Janmohamed, MD


Endocrine Perspective on Heart Failure Management

Adeela Ansari, MD


Atrial Fibrillation and Heart Failure with Reduced Ejection Fraction (AF with HFrEF)

Padraig O’Neill, MD, FACC, FHRS | Director Cardiac Electrophysiology, Dignity Health Mercy General Hospital


Functional Mitral Regurgitation, a Paradigm Shift

Kapil Sharma MD, MBA | Director of Cardiac Surgery, Dignity Health Mercy General Hospital


Treatment Update in Cardiogenic Shock

Nancy Luo, MD, MHS, FACC | Medical Director, Acute Mechanical Circulatory Support Program, Mercy General Hospital


When Heart Failure Needs Help, Advanced Heart Failure

Munir Janmohamed, MD


Patient Cases presented by:

Ryan Smith, MD, FACC | Chief of Cardiovascular Services, Dignity Health Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital

Scott B. Baron, MD, FACC, FSCAI | Director, Cardiac Emergency Services, Dignity Health Mercy San Juan Medical Center | Clinical Professor of Medicine,California Northstate University School of Medicine

Rajan Hundal, MD | Director, Cardiovascular Medicine | Dignity Health Medical Hospital of Sacramento


Accreditation Statement:

Dignity Health Sacramento is accredited by the California Medical Association (CMA) to provide continuing Medical Education for physicians.

Dignity Health Sacramento designates this live activity for a maximum of (4) AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

**This Educational Activity is being RECORDED**

Provider Designee/Verification: Monica Bourke, MSN, RN