Chief, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery at Baylor College of Medicine,
Chief, Adult Cardiac Surgery Section, Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center
Chief, Adult Cardiac Surgery, Texas Heart Institute
(Houston, Texas USA)
Dr. Moon will explore the various pathoanatomic changes that occur in the mitral and aortic valve apparatus that can lead to regurgitation. Analysis of pathoanatomic alterations will then be used to determine the most efficient mechanistic approach to repair rather than replace regurgitant valves.
At the conclusion of the activity a participant should be able to:
Marc Moon, MD is a member of the surgical advisory board for Medtronic.
The Planning Committee has nothing to disclose relevant to this program.
The THI CME Staff has nothing to disclose relevant to this program.
The Program Reviewers has nothing to disclose relevant to this program.
All relevant financial relationships have been mitigated.
Texas Heart Institute Grand Rounds is an esteemed tradition that attracts leading experts from around the world each year. Texas Heart Institute Grand Rounds is hosted in the Denton A. Cooley Auditorium at 6770 Bertner Avenue in Houston, TX.
Series attendees include Cardiology Fellows and Faculty, members of the Departments of Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Surgery, as well as visitors from other clinical and teaching institutions in the Texas Medical Center. We live broadcast Grand Rounds for online viewing on any desktop computer or mobile device.
Accreditation and Credit Designation
Texas Heart Institute is accredited by the Accreditation Council or Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Texas Heart Institute designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Questions? Contact CME@texasheart.org