Virtual EP Connect Overview


Overview

Virtual EP Connect, led by the Program Directors, Dr. Vivek Reddy of the Mount Sinai Hospital and Dr. Francis Marchlinski of the University of Pennsylvania Health Systems is dedicated to providing insights into pathophysiology, innovations in treatment strategies and novel procedural and technology approaches for the management of cardiac arrhythmias and heart failure, along with assessments of late-breaking clinical trials and science impacting the field, through an interactive forum that enables opportunities to engage faculty. Featuring leading thought leaders at the forefront of electrophysiology, Virtual EP Connect disseminates educational programming that can be directly applied to real-world practice.

Program Directors

Vivek Reddy MDVivek Reddy, MD
The Mount Sinai Hospital
New York, NY

 

William Sauer MDFrancis Marchlinski, MD
University of Pennsylvania Health System
Philadelphia, PA

 

 

Partner and Sponsor Institutions

The Mount Sinai Hospital and The University of Pennsylvania Hospitals

Who Should Attend?

Virtual EP Connect has been designed to meet the educational needs of electrophysiologists, cardiologists, and other physicians and associated professionals with an interest in the pathophysiology and management of cardiac arrhythmias and heart failure.

Educational Format

Sessions within a Series feature presentations that are structured as a didactic lecture, followed by a panel discussion led by a moderator, who is joined by the presenter, and panelists for interactive discussions. They will also address online submitted questions.

Attendee Engagement

Virtual EP Connect programming encourages attendees to actively engage with faculty throughout the duration of each Session by submitting online questions which are addressed during the closing panel discussion.

Live Session Broadcasts 

Virtual EP Connect Live Session Broadcasts within a Series traditionally occur from 12:00-1:00 PM EST, and feature lectures that are complemented with moderated panel discussions and Q&A sessions. However, special select Sessions within a Series may expand its educational programming beyond 1 hour..

Session Broadcast Replays

Same-day CME accredited Broadcast Replays of each Session within a Series are available from 8:00 PM EST following its corresponding Live Session Broadcast. Attendees are only eligible to obtain CME Credits for participation within either the Live Broadcast or Broadcast Replays for a given Session and are not eligible to obtain CME Credits for participation in both.   

Virtual EP Connect ON-DEMAND

Virtual EP Connect ON-DEMAND provides instant and unlimited access to the library of Series archives. (The Virtual EP Connect ON-DEMAND Library is non-CME accredited).

Series CME Accreditation  

Physicians: Ciné-Med designates each Series, consisting of 4 Sessions, for a maximum of 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the Series.

Nurses: Ciné-Med provides a total of 4 Contact Hours for Nurses per Series.

Individual Session CME Accreditation   

Physicians: Ciné-Med designates each Session within a Series for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Nurses: Ciné-Med provides 1 Contact Hour for Nurses per Session.

CME Certificate Fulfillment

1 CME Certificate is supplied electronically for the cumulative CME Credits earned commensurate with the extent of participation with a Series (4 total CMEs available for the Series).

*The total number of CMEs offered per Series is subject to change based upon select special Sessions that may have expanded total durations beyond 1 hour. Individual Series CME Accreditation information is available within its respective Series information page.

Series Participation & Obtaining CME Certificates

  1. Register one time and select the Sessions within a Series that you plan to attend. Live Broadcast registrations and associated Live Broadcast URLs permits access to its corresponding Same-Day Broadcast Replays.
  2. Participate in all or a portion of the scheduled Sessions within a Series.
  3. Claim your CME Credits at the conclusion of the final Session within a Series, upon completion of the post-activity evaluation form and verification of attendance. 1 CME Certificate is supplied electronically for the cumulative CME Credits earned commensurate with the extent of participation with a Series (4 total CMEs available per Series).

Accessing Live Broadcasts and Broadcast Replays

An email confirmation will be issued that includes the Broadcast URL to access the Live Streams and/or Broadcast Replays for each Session within a Series selected during registration.


Commercial Support

Virtual EP Connect Series IV programming is supported through educational grants from Multiple Companies. The Complete listing of the Supporters will be listed shortly.

Partner and Sponsor Institutions

The Mount Sinai Hospital and The University of Pennsylvania Hospitals

Organizer and Co-Sponsor

MediaSphere Medical


 

Partner and Sponsor Institutions

Mount Sinai Health

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Organizer and Co-Sponsor

mediasphere medical

Co-Sponsor

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