If you are having problems registering please contact tel (212) 342 - 2107

Course Director(s)


Jai Radhakrishnan, MD, MS
Professor of Medicine, Associate Division Chief for Clinical Affairs.
Full Bio
Andrew S. Bomback, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine.
Full Bio

Dates


Friday, October 20, 2017   from:  8:30 AM to 5:30 PM

Schedule

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Description & Objectives

To address both common and uncommon challenges in hypertension that medical practitioners face in a one-day ACCME accredited course.

Meeting Location

Columbia University Medical Center
Vivian & Seymour Milstein Family Heart Center

Riverview Terrace, 1st floor
173 Fort Washington Ave.
New York, NY 10032

Tuition

Physicians - $149.00
CUMC/NYP Faculty - $99.00
Nurses and PAs - $99.00
Fellows - $25.00
Live Web Conference (Attend course virtually and receive ACCME credit. Individual passwords sent prior to event) - $149.00
SYLLABUS will be available in PDF Format prior to the conference. No Syllabus will be mailed.

Please Note: On-line registration closes at 12:00pm on Thursday, October 19, 2017
Onsite registration fees
Physicians - $250.00
CUMC/NYP Faculty - $125.00
Nurses and PAs - $125.00
Fellows - $50.00
Live Web Conference (Attend course virtually and receive ACCME credit. Individual passwords sent prior to event) - $149.00
SYLLABUS will be available in PDF Format prior to the conference. No Syllabus will be mailed.

Refund Policy

Refunds allowed if notified 10 days after initial Registration, less a $100 administrative charge with written notice email to khm2101@columbia.edu.

No refunds can be made thereafter.

Registration

Space is Limited. Early Registration is Encouraged.

By Mail:
Complete the registration form and mail with full payment to

Columbia University
Department of Medicine
ATTN: CME Office
622 West 168th Street, PH8 East 105
New York, NY 10032

By Fax:
Registrants may fax the registration form with credit card information to:
(212) 305 - 8466

On-Line Registration:
https://events.columbia.edu/go/Hypertension

By Telephone:
(212) 342 - 2107

Accreditation/Designation of Credit

Accreditation Statement
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through Amedco. Amedco is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 9.00 (pending) AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with their participation.


Hotel Accommodations


Washington Jefferson Hotel-NYC Information
Location: 318 West 51st Street, New York , NY 10019 (between 8th and 9th Avenue)

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Clinical Challenges in Treatment Group (October 19th-21st 2017)
Standard Queen Room: $195 plus tax.

Guests can book their room by the following three ways:
1)Clicking the booking link below that will route directly to the booking page, or

Hypertension Group
2)Logging onto wjhotel.com, choosing the desired dates of stay and selecting “Group Code” from the drop down, then entering the group code HYPER17,
3)Calling the reservation department at 1-888-567-7550 or emailing reservations at wjres@triumphny.com

To guarantee discounted rate please book room by: September 19th 2017.

Transportation:
Nearest subway lines: 50th Street/8th Ave - C and E lines; 50th Street/Broadway – Number 1 subway line.
LaGuardia Airport: Abut 44-55 mins driving, please see http://www.wjhotel.com/location/ for detailed directions.
JFK Airport: About 60 mins driving, please see http://www.wjhotel.com/location/ for detailed driving directions.
Newark Liberty International Airport: About 30-45 mins driving, please see http://www.wjhotel.com/location/ for detailed driving directions.

Disclosure

Before the program, all faculty will disclose the existence of any financial interest and/or other relationship(s) (e.g. employee, consultant, speaker's bureau, grant recipient, research support, stock ownership or any other special relationship) they might have with

      a) the manufacturer(s) of any commercial product(s) to be discussed during their presentation and/or

      b) any commercial contributor to this activity. When unlabeled uses are discussed, these will also be indicated.


Directions & travel tips

http://cumc.columbia.edu/cumc/map

Columbia University Medical Center is located at West 168th Street and Broadway, immediately southeast of the George Washington Bridge, in the Washington Heights section of northern Manhattan.

Columbia University Medical Center is located at West 168th Street and Broadway.

Columbia University Medical Center is located at West 168th Street and Broadway.

By Public Transportation:

Subway: Take the 1, A, C trains to the 168th Street station. From midtown Manhattan, the A train provides express service.

Bus:

A number of city buses serve the medical center: M-2, 3, 4, 5 and 100. For additional bus and subway information, call the Transit Authority at 718-330-1234.



By Car:

The fastest and most convenient way to reach the medical center by automobile is to follow directions to the George Washington Bridge. Then exit onto Riverside Drive. From there, proceed south and turn left onto West 165th Street (the first left), and then right onto Fort Washington Avenue to the medical center parking facility.

From upstate New York and New Jersey After crossing the George Washington Bridge, follow signs to the Henry Hudson (also called the West Side Highway), and then to Riverside Drive.

From Riverdale and Westchester via the Saw Mill River Parkway Exit the Henry Hudson Parkway at the Riverside Drive exit, which is immediately past the George Washington Bridge.

From Westchester, Connecticut, or the East Side of Manhattan via the Major Deegan, Cross-Bronx Expressway, or Harlem River Drive approaching the George Washington Bridge, take the Henry Hudson Parkway, stay to the left and follow signs to Riverside Drive.

From the West Side of Manhattan Take the Henry Hudson Parkway to exit 15-Riverside Drive South.

Americans with Disabilities Act

The Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons fully complies with the legal requirements of the ADA and the rules and regulations thereof. Any participant with special needs must submit a written request to our office at least one month prior to the course date.


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