Planning Committee

Tochi Okwuosa, DO, FACC, FAHA

Rush University Medical Center

Christopher Gans, MD, FACC, FASE

University of Illinois

Nausheen Akhter, MD, FACC, FASE

Northwestern University

Jeanne DeCara, MD, FACC, FASE

University of Chicago

Sally Arif, PharmD, BCPS

Midwestern University

Abigail de la Rosa, RN, BSN

Rush University Medical Center

Sonia Flores

Conference Manager

Lakshmi Venugopal

Conference Manager

Lauren Fay

Marketing and Web Design



5:30-6:15 pm  


6:15 pm   


6:30 pm    

Opening Remarks

6:45 pm    

Introduction of Case #1: Doxorubicin toxicity: monitoring and management with biomarkers nd speckle tracking echocardiography

Presented by:  Rush University Medical Center

7:15 pm    

Introduction of Case #2: Immunotherapies: specifics to be aware of, cardiovascular toxicities and monitoring

Presented by:  University of Illinois

7:45 pm    

Closing Remarks/Q&A

Registration is now closed.

Watch out for the next Chicago city-wide cardio-oncology Rounds

coming in May



Maggiano's Little Italy

516 N Clark Street

Chicago, IL 60654

➤ Date & Time

February 20, 2019

5:30pm - 7:45pm

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Rush University Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

ANCC Credit Designation – Nurses

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