Kansas City Heart Rhythm Symposium (KCHRS)

Co-Sponsored Event


Activity Description:

The Kansas City Heart Rhythm Symposium is the first EP-focused medical  education event for the neighboring four state regions. A variety of topics will provide  specialists and generalists an update on the evolution of disease  processes, diagnostic tools, therapeutic strategies and ethical issues  in the advancement of patient care.

Registration Information:

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Sheraton Overland Park Hotel

Course Directors/Faculty:

Dhanunjaya Lakkireddy, MD, FACC, FHRS

Learning Objectives:

At the completion of this symposium, participants should be able to:

  • Discuss types of devices used for monitoring and treatment of arrhythmias
  • Describe alternative therapies of treatment in patients with arrhythmias
  • Discuss advances in ablative techniques for arrhythmias
  • Demonstrate the use of imaging techniques to improve procedural outcomes
  • Apply guideline-endorsed, clinically applicable strategies to help resolve lead failure, device malfunctions, and other device-related issues
  • Discuss how to improve safety and efficacy of electrophysiology (EP) procedures
  • Summarize clinical trials that helped change clinical practice in the EP field
  • Identify updates in heart failure treatment options
  • Investigate the role that genetics has in patients with arrhythmias
  • Explain anticoagulation treatment and stroke prophylaxis options for cardiac patients
  • Examine clinical evidence for the latest trends in LAA treatments

Target Audience:

This symposium is designed for physicians, advanced practice registered nurses, nurses and allied health professionals in
the fields of electrophysiology, interventional cardiology, interventional radiology, and vascular surgery.

Contact Information:

Donita Atkins
Tel: 816-651-1969