Utilizing Mechanical Thrombectomy for Pulmonary Embolism: A Data-Driven CME Webcast
Wissam A Jaber, MD, FACC, FSCAI
Associate Professor of Medicine, Emory University
Director of the Cardiac Cath Lab, Emory University Hospital
Director of the Interventional Cardiology Fellowship Program
Jun Li, MD, FACC, FSCAI, RPVI
Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine
Co-Director, System-Wide Pulmonary Embolism Response Team
Medical Director, System-Wide Limb Salvage Program
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
Harrington Heart and Vascular Institute
Rachel Rosovsky, MD, MPH
Director, Thrombosis Research, Division of Hematology
Massachusetts General Hospital
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Vice-President, PERT (Pulmonary Embolism Response Team) Consortium
Catalin Toma, MD
Director, Interventional Cardiology Fellowship
Assistant Professor of Medicine
UPMC Heart and Vascular Institute
Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory
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Release Date: December 10, 2021
Expiration Date: December 10, 2022
Estimated Time to Complete: 1 hour
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VASCULAR & INTERVENTIONAL RADIOGRAPHERS
Utilizing Mechanical Thrombectomy for Pulmonary Embolism: A Data-Driven CME Webcast taking place from December 10, 2021 to December 10, 2022 has been approved for 1 A+ ARRT CE credits by the Association for Vascular and Interventional Radiographers (AVIR). The AVIR is an ARRT Recognized Continuing Education Evaluating Mechanism, (RCEEM).
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Dr. Jaber: Consultant – Inari Medical
Dr. Li: Advisory Board – Boston Scientific, Inari Medical; Consultant – Abbott Vascular, Philips
Dr. Rosovsky: Advisory Board/Consultant – BMS, Janssen, Dova, Inari Medical; Research Support – BMS, Janssen
Dr. Toma: Consultant – Medtronic, Philips
Peter Oettgen, MD
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
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Susie Seaman, NP, MSN, CWOCN (nurse planner)
Susie Seaman Wound Care Consulting
San Diego, CA
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