Cardiac Amyloidosis

Cardiac Amyloidosis
ASNC is the premier source for education and quality in the rapidly expanding area of cardiac amyloidosis. Through its initiatives and partnerships, ASNC is supporting a collaborative approach to awareness, early diagnosis and effective treatments that will save lives and improve quality of life for patients with CA. As the medical society focused on nuclear cardiology, ASNC is uniquely qualified to provide education, information and advocacy that ensures appropriate referrals for Tc-99m PYP imaging; supports high-quality testing, interpretation and reporting of Tc-99m PYP imaging by imagers; and encourages fair reimbursement of Tc-99m PYP services and approval of CA treatment agents.

 

Register for these expert-led, case-based programs coming to a city near you!


Upcoming Webinar

Cases in Tc99m-PYP Evaluation of ATTR Cardiac Amyloidosis: Interpretation and Reporting

Date: Friday, August 21, 2020
Time:  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (US  Eastern Daylight Time)
No CME or CE credit is provided.


This webinar will provide an overview of best practices and specific cases associated with the interpretation and reporting of Tc99m-PYP Evaluation of ATTR Cardiac Amyloidosis. This program will feature Drs. Jamieson Bourque, Edward Miller, Brett Sperry and Saurabh Malhotra.


Archived Webinars

Complete archives are available at the ASNC Learning Center.
 

Advances in Cardiac Amyloidosis (ASNC-IAEA)
Moderators: Dr. Diana Paez and Dr. Prem Soman

Faculty: Sharmila Dorbala, MD, MPH, FASNC, Prem Soman, MD, PhD, MASNC, Diana Paez, MD, Professor Claudio Rapezzi, MD, Professor,dr. R.H.J.A. (Riemer) Slart
No CME or CE credit is provided.

Whom to Evaluate for Cardiac Amyloidosis: ASNC/Multisocietal Expert Consensus Recommendations
Faculty: Sharmila Dorbala, MD, MPH, FASNC, Moderator, Jamieson M. Bourque, MD, MHS, Brett W. Sperry, MD, Mathew S. Maurer, MD and Rodney H. Falk, MD, Presenters
Credit: CME/CE credit is not available for this activity
Fee: Complimentary
This activity is sponsored by Pfizer.

Clinical Application of Tc-99m PYP Imaging in Suspected Cardiac Amyloidosis
Faculty: Jamieson M. Bourque, MD, MHS and Sabahat Bokhari, MD, Presenters
Credit: CME/CE credit is not available for this activity
Fee: ASNC Members, free; Non-members, $25
This activity is sponsored by Pfizer.
Click here to access archive on ASNC Learning Center

How to process Tc-99m PYP images for ATTR-CM: A hands-on presentation
Sabahat Bokhari, MD,  Director of Nuclear Cardiology
Columbia University Irving Medical Center
New  York Presbyterian Hospital
New York, New York


Lecture presented at the 2019 Annual Scientific Session of ASNC. No CME/CE provided.  If you have any questions, send them to guidelines@asnc.org. This activity is supported by a grant from Pfizer.


Online Activities

ASNC Cardiac Amyloidosis: Practice Essentials for Diagnosis and Management
Learn recent advances you can put into practice to improve outcomes for your patients with ATTR-CM.
Faculty: Prem Soman, MD, PhD, MASNC (Chair), Sharmila Dorbala, MD, MPH, FASNC, Mathew S. Maurer, MD, Frederick Ruberg, MD
Credit: No longer available
The activity is supported by an educational grant from Pfizer. ‚Äč



Cardiac Amyloidosis: Tc-99m PYP Imaging - How to Do It Right 
Robert Pagnanelli, BSRT(R)(N), CNMT, NCT, FASNC, Duke Regional Hospital, Durham, NC
April Mann, MBA, CNMT, NCT, RT(N), FANC, MASNC, Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT 
This activity is supported by an educational grant from Pfizer. No CME/CE provided.
 

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