Tuesday, October 21, 2008

11/7/08 Stanford — Patient ICD Day

This event is being hosted by Stanford Electrophysiology and Arrhythmia Services.

Friday, November 7
10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Sheraton Hotel
625 El Camino Real,
Palo Alto, CA
(650) 328-2800

Guest Speaker:

Samuel F. Sears Jr., Ph.D.
Professor,
East Carolina University
Department of Psychology and Internal Medicine



Agenda:
10:00 - Welcome — Linda Ottoboni, RN, MS
10:00 - Living with an ICD — Dr. Sam Sears
10:40 - Implant techniques and function of ICD/CRT therapy — Paul Wang, MD
11:00 - A Patient’s Perspective — Hugo Campos, Bay Area ICD User Group
11:20 - Optimizing Heart Function — Randy Vagelos, MD
11:45 - Lunch
12:15 - Minimizing Therapy, Medication, Ablation, ICD Programming — Henry Hsia, MD
12:45 - Surviving Therapy and Confronting Mortality — Dr. Sam Sears
01:30 - Questions and Answers Panel
02:00 - Conclusion

In order to attend this event, you must RSVP by calling
(650) 723-7111 or emailing
patientICDday@doctor.com no later than Wednesday, November 5th.

For questions, please contact Linda Ottoboni at (650) 498-5914.

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