Annual Meeting 2021

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The Nebraska Chapter of the American College of Cardiology invites you to join us for the Annual Meeting 2021!

The event will take place on Wednesday, October 20, 2021 from 5:00-8:30pm CDT at the Omaha Marriott, 10220 Regency Circle, Omaha, Nebraska.


5:00-7:00pm- Fellows Abstract Competition

5:00-7:00pm- Cocktail Reception with Exhibitors

7:00-8:00pm- Dinner & Keynote- David J. Cohen, M.D., M.Sc.

8:00-8:30pm- Chapter Business Meeting


About our Speaker

cohenDavid J. Cohen, MD, MSc is currently Director of Clinical and Outcomes Research at the Cardiovascular Research Foundation (New York, NY) and Director of Academic Affairs at St. Francis Hospital (Roslyn, NY).  Previously, he was Professor of Medicine at the University of Missouri–Kansas City and Director of Cardiovascular Research and Medical Director of tHealth Economics and Technology Assessment at Saint Luke’s Mid America Heart Institute, where he continues to direct the Health Economics and Technology Assessment Group.  Dr. Cohen earned his M.D. at Harvard Medical School and his Masters degree in Health Policy at the Harvard School of Public Health.  He did his clinical training at Brigham and Women's Hospital and was a clinical  and research fellow in cardiology at Beth Israel Hospital for five years.

Dr. Cohen is a practicing interventional cardiologist with a focus on structural and valvular heart disease. His research focuses on the application of formal cost-effectiveness methodology to novel interventions for cardiovascular disease (CVD), the extension of traditional cardiovascular outcomes research to include patient-centered outcomes, and the development and evaluation of instruments for assessing CVD patients’ health status and preferences. Dr. Cohen has published more than 500 original articles in leading journals, including the New England Journal of Medicine, Lancet, JAMA, Circulation, and the Journal of the American College.  Dr. Cohen serves on the editorial board for the American Heart Journal, JACC Interventions, and Circulation and reviews for the American Journal of Cardiology, Journal of the American College of Cardiology, New England Journal of Medicine, JAMA, and Medical Decision Making.


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The Nebraska Medical Education Trust designates this lecture for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint sponsorship of Nebraska Medical Education Trust and the Nebraska Chapter of the American College of Cardiology. The Nebraska Medical Education Trust is accredited by the Nebraska Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


Thank you to our event exhibitors!