UCSD "Pacemaker, ICD, CRT Implantation, Programming, Troubleshooting and Extraction"

Co-Sponsored Event


Activity Description:

This course is designed to provide the learner with the most up to date evidence for ICD- and CRT-based therapy. It provides a state-of-the-art review of ICD and CRT management as well as an in-depth review of implantation techniques, programming complications, and follow-up aspects. 


Estancia La Jolla Hotel
La Jolla, CA

Course Directors/Faculty:

Ulrika Birgersdotter-Green MD, FHRS
Michael R. Gold, MD, PhD, FHRS
Jeanne Poole, MD, FHRS
Charles Swerdlow, MD, FHRS

Learning Objectives:

Upon the completion of this activity participants should be able to:

  • Discuss the indications for ICD and CRT Implants with review of the 2016 guidelines
  • Describe all aspects of ICD testing and programming including troubleshooting
  • Review device implant techniques
  • Manage device implant and extraction complications

Target Audience:

Electrophysiologists, cardiologists, EP fellows, cardiology fellows interested in EP, Pas, NPs, Nurses, Technicians and other allied health professionals

Contact Information:

Kate Greathouse
Tel: 858-246-1349