This is the 70th annual conference of the Texas Health Care Association (THCA). The conference is designed to unite, represent, educate and support professionals who strive to improve the delivery, quality, and integrity of long-term healthcare services. The Texas Health Care Association is the largest long term care association in Texas. THCA’s membership is comprised […]
Director: Alan B. Lumsden, MD This two-day course focuses on open aortic repair training using operative videos, open aortic models and cadavers. It is designed for vascular fellows and PGY5 integrated residents.
Director: Khurram Nasir, MD Integrating recent advances in cardiovascular prevention and management into clinical care can improve patient outcomes and save lives. Learn about these developments in this interactive, interdisciplinary symposium featuring world-renowned experts who will provide state-of-the-art updates on populations at risk, cutting-edge diagnostic tools, novel therapeutics and the latest research for preventing cardiovascular […]
Disruptive Innovation in Technology Join us for the 2nd Annual ElevateIT: Houston Technology Summit and learn why South Texas has long been a hot bed for innovation and disruption. Fueled by the oil and gas, medical, and manufacturing industries, Houston has become home to a vast numbers of IT & Security firms, who have successfully […]
Zsolt Garami, MD; and Alan B. Lumsden, MD This course teaches the fundamentals of vascular ultrasound physics and examination techniques, clinical applications and interpretations. Faculty experts review protocols and lead case-based discussions to build strong basic knowledge. Attendees get hands-on practice performing ultrasound studies on volunteers who have abnormal findings.
Zvonimir Kracjer, MD; Alan B. Lumsden, MD; and Rodney A. White, MD This intensive hands-on workshop for endovascular specialists focuses on developing skills to treat endovascular disease. Attendees learn about the transformation of cardiovascular care in the telemedicine era and understand and practice intervention cardiovascular imaging technique.