32nd Annual Meeting Handouts


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Please click on the handouts below the session names. Attendees are responsible for pre-downloading and pre-printing their own hard-copy handouts; WiFi will not be available in the breakout rooms. Handouts are listed chronologically. Any missing handouts were not provided by the presenter. Click here to view presenter disclosures. Pre-meeting workshop handouts will be distributed separately to pre-meeting workshop registrants. 

Please scroll to the bottom of the page for information regarding Vendor Symposium Session handouts. 


Thursday, October 5, 2017

B101: Medicare Policy & Reimbursement in 2018 - Cardiac Rehabilitation
Presented by: Karen Lui, BSN, MS, MAACVPR and Jane S. Knipper, RN, BSN, MA, AE-C, MAACVPR
3-Slide Handouts: P1, P2
Full-page Handout: P1, P2

B102: Expand Your Toolkit in Health Coaching and Motivational Interviewing
Presented by: Kathy Zarling, MS, APRN, CTTS, MAACVPR and Jody Hereford, MS, BSN, RN
3-Slide Handout: P1
Full-page Handout: P1

B103: Cardiorespiratory Fitness Comprehensive Approach
Presented by: Leonard A. Kaminsky, PhD, FAACVPR; Ray W. Squires, PhD, MAACVPR; and Jonathan Myers, PhD, FAACVPR
3-Slide Handout: P1, P2, P3
Full-page Handout: P1, P2, P3

B104: Smartphone-Enabled Cardiac Rehabilitation
Presented by: Arash Harzand, MD, MBA; David Schopfer, MD, MAS; Daniel Forman, MD; Janet Wright, MD, FACC, and Nanette K. Wenger, MD, MACC, MACP, FAHA, MAACVPR
3-Slide Handout: P1 - NA, P2
Full-page Handout: P1, P2

B105: Advances in the Management of Pulmonary Hypertension and the Role of Rehabilitation
Presented by: Nicholas S. Hill, MD
3-slide Handout: P1
Full-page Handout: P1

B106: Scientific Oral Abstracts: 
Click here for handouts. 

B107: AACVPR Cardiac Rehab Registry
Presented by: Tonja Bell, MS, CCRP
3-Slide Handout: P1
Full-page Handout: P1

B108: Delivering Cardiac Rehab Services to CHF Patients in the Clinical Setting: From Recruitment to Outcomes
Presented by: Jason Rengo, MSc, CCRP, FAACVPR; Philip Ades, MD, MAACVPR; and Patrick Savage, MS, FAACVPR
3-Slide Handout: P1, P2, P3 - N/A
Full-page Handout: P1, P2, P3

B109: Exercise Prescription in Pulmonary Rehabilitation and Considerations for Exercise Training
Presented by: Kim Eppen, PT, PhD
Handouts: P1, Supplemental Handout, Table 1, Table 1A, Table 2
*Full-page handout not available

B110: Clarifying the Saturated Fat Message: Is Butter Back? 
Presented by: Karen Collins, MS, RDN, CDN, FAND
3-Slide Handout: P1
Full-page Handout: P1

B111: Measuring Patient Acuity of Cardiac Rehab Patients
Presented by: Eunice A. Lisk, MS and Maria Cantito, RN-BC
3-Slide handout: P1
Full-page Handout: P1

B112: Diabetes Prevention Program and Outpatient Cardiac Rehabilitation
Presented by: Sonja Tysk, MS
3-Slide Handout: P1
Full-page Handout: P1

B113: Treatment and Prevention of Exacerbations 
Presented by: Jill A. Ohar, MD
3-Slide Handout: P1
Full-page Handout: P1

B114: Cardiac Rehabilitation 2017: Evolution of the Field through Emerging Science
Presented by: Gary J. Balady, MD, FAACVPR
3-Slide Handout: P1
Full-page Handout: P1

B115: Exercise in the Cardio-Oncology Patient
Presented by: Jessica Scott, PhD
3-Slide Handout: N/A
Full-page Handout: P1

B116: Program Certification: Are You Ready for 2018?
Presented by: Mark R. Stout, MS, CCRP, FAACVPR and Lynn Hegvik, RN-BC, BSN, CCRP, FAACVPR
3-Slide Handout: P1
Full-page Handout: P1

B117: Initiation, Development and Advancement of Lean in Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation
Presented by: Steven William Walsh, BS, CEP and Bryce Corrion, BS, CEP
3-Slide Handout: P1
Full-page Handout: P1

B118: Self-Management in Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation Patients: A Review of the State of the Science and Empirically Supported Treatments
Presented by: Carly M. Goldstein, PhD and Emily Gathright, PhD
3-Slide Handout: P1
Full-page Handout: P1

Rapid-Fire Sessions - Cardiovascular Rehabilitation and Clinical Cardiology Track
RT001: Exercise Training Status Post Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
Presented by: Alicia Pierre, PT, DPT and Gregory Sweeney, PT, DPT, CCS
3-Slide Handout: P1
Full-page Handout: P1

RT006: Patient & Clinician Benefits of Leveraging Mobile Technology
Presented by: Karen LaFond, MSN, RN, CCRP
3-Slide Handout: P1
Full-page Handout: P1

Rapid-Fire Sessions - Pulmonary Rehabilitation and Medicine 
RT002: End-of-Life Decisions: What are Patients Learning in Pulmonary Rehab and How Can We Do Better?
Presented by: Jane M. Martin, BA, LRT, CRT
3-Slide Handout: P1
Full-page Handout: P1

RT007: Six Minute Walk Test and Oxygen Titration 
Presented by: Chris Garvey, FNP, MSN, MPA, MAACVPR and Trina Limberg, BS, RRT, FAARC, MAACVPR
3-Slide Handout: P1
Full-page Handout: P1

Rapid-Fire Sessions - Innovation and Leadership Track
RT003: Utilizing a GAP Analysis to Enhance your Programs Performance & Worth: Selecting and Implementing Best Practices
Presented by: Richard Sukeena, MS, MBA, FAACVPR
3-Slide Handout: P1
Full-page Handout: P1

RT008: Carrying the Bundle: What Works for Some May Not Work for Others
Presented by: Wayne Reynolds, RN, CCRP, FAACVPR
3-Slide Handout: P1
Full-page Handout: P1 

Rapid Fire Sessions - Nutrition and Behavior Change Track
RT004: The Who, What, Why, When & How of Sodium Restriction
Presented by: Whitney Voorhees, MPH, RDN, CDE
3-Slide Handout: P1
Full-page Handout: P1

RT009: Pharmacotherapy Update for the Treatment of Tobacco Dependence
Presented by: Therese Shumaker, MA, RDN, LD
3-Slide Handout: P1
Full-page Handout: P1, Supplemental Handout

Rapid-Fire Sessions - Program Management Track
RT005: The Use of Student Health Coaches to Reduce Readmission in Winona
Presented by: Teresa Lee, EdD
3-Slide Handout: P1
Full-page Handout: P1

RT010: Integrating Non-ECG Monitored Exercise Sessions into Your Phase 2 (P2) Cardiac Rehabilitation Program
Presented by: Jenna Brinks, MS, FAACVPR
3-Slide Handout: P1
Full-page Handout: P1

Friday, October 6, 2017

B201
: The Cardiac College - An Educational Model to Promote Self Management for Persons Living with Heart Disease and Diabetes
Presented by: Paul Oh, MD, MSc, FRCPC, FACP
3-Slide 
Handout: P1
Full-page Handout: P1

B202: Collaborative Self-Management in Pulmonary Rehab
Presented by: Charlotte Teneback, MD and Jane S. Knipper, RN, MA, AE-C, MAACVPR
3-Slide Handout: P1
Full-page Handout: P1

B203: Maximizing Your Phase 3 Cardiac Rehabilitation Program
Presented by: Jason Rengo, MSc, CCRP, FAACVPR; Patrick Savage, MS, FAACVPR; Philip Ades, MD, MAACVPR; and Jeanne E. Ruff, MS, FAACVPR 

3-Slide Handouts: P1 - N/A, P2, P3, P4
Full-page Handouts: P1, P2, P3, P4

B204: 2017 Nutrition Assessment: Where We Stand and Where We Are Going
Presented by: Ellen Schaaf Aberegg, MA, LD, RDN and Rick Weiss, MS
3-Slide Handout: P1
Full-page Handout: P1

B205: Rehabilitation as a driving force of Value Based Medicine
Presented by: Jonathan Harris Whiteson, MD
3-Slide Handout: P1
Full-page Handout: P1

B206: L. Kent Smith Award of Excellence Presentation
Presented by: Chris Garvey, FNP, MSN, MPA, MAACVPR
3-Slide Handout: P1
Full-page Handout: P1

B207: Considerations for Improving PR Reimbursement 
Presented by: Trina Limberg, BS, RRT, FAARC, MAACVPR and Jane S. Knipper, RN, MA, AE-C, MAACVPR
3-Slide Handout: P1
Full-page Handout: P1

B208: Managing Anxiety in your Cardiac Rehab Patients
Presented by: Eva R. Serber, PhD
3-Slide Handout: P1
Full-page Handout: P1

B209: Changing the Reimbursement Model
Presented by: Mark L. Lui, MS
3-Slide Handout: P1
Full-page Handout: P1

B210: Yoga: Mystical Art or a Secret Science?
Presented by: Venkata Mahesh Alla, MD
3-Slide Handout: P1
Full-page Handout: P1

B211: Utilizing Chart Review to Address Quality Assurance and New AACVPR Performance Measures
Presented by: Marianne Vest, MA, RN, CTTS and Richard Sukeena, MS, MBA, FAACVPR
3-Slide Handout: P1
Full-page Handout: P1

International Session: A Worldwide Survey on Cardiac Rehabilitation: Preliminary Results
Presented by: Marta Supervia Pola, MD, MSs, CCRP
3-Slide Handout: P1 - N/A
Full-page Handout: P1

International Session: Promoting Advocacy to Increase the Implementation and Payment for Cardiac Rehabilitation in the World
Presented by: Abraham S. Babu, PT
3-Slide Handout: P1
Full-page Handout: P1

International Session: Cardiac Rehabilitation in the Middle East: The Emirate's Experience
Presented by: Lisa Adams, Physiotherapist, BSc Hons
3-Slide Handout: P1
Full-page Handout: P1

B212: Michael L. Pollock Established Investigator Award and Thomas L. Petty Distinguished Pulmonary Scholar Award
Presented by: Randal J. Thomas, MD, MS, MAACVPR and Richard L. ZuWallack, MD
Handouts: 

B213: Opportunities and Challenges in Cardiac Condition Episode Payment Models
Presented by: Jason H. Wasfy, MD, Mphil, FACC
3 Slide Handout: P1
Full-page Handout: P1

B214: Musculoskeletal and Neurological Patient Impairments:  Successfully Integrating Them into Your Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehab Program
Presented by: Rebecca H. Crouch, DPT, FAACVPR; Carl L. Fairburn, PT, DPT
3-Slide Handouts: P1, P2, P3
Full-page Handouts: P1, P2, P3

B215: Exercise & Rehabilitation for PAD
Presented by: Jonathan K. Ehrman, PhD, FACSM, FAACVPR and Diane Treat-Jacobson, PhD, RN, FSVM, FAHA, FAAN
3-Slide Handouts: P1 - N/A, P2
Full-page Handouts: P1, P2

B216: Diet Drama: Separating Nutrition Fads from Nutrition Facts
Presented by: Selena L. Baker, MS, RDN, LD
3-Slide Handout: P1
Full-page Handout: P1

B217: AACVPR Pulmonary Rehabilitation Registry
Presented by: Karen A. Edwards, MS, RCEP, RRT
3-Slide Handout: P1 - N/A
Full-page Handout: P1

B218: Roadmap to Reform: The Rubber Hits the Road – An Interactive Session 
Presented by: Ana Mola, PhD, RN, ANP-C, MAACVPR; Tracy A. Herrewig, MS, RCEP, FAACVPR; Amy Knight, PhD and Steven Keteyian, PhD, FAACVPR
3-Slide Handout: P1
Full-page Handout: P1

B219: Lessons from the Medical Directors
Presented by: Randal J. Thomas, MD, MS, MAACVPR, FACC, FAHA; Richard A. Josephson, MS, MD, FACC, FAHA, FACP, FAACVPR and Matthew Bartels, MD, MPH
3-Slide Handouts: P1, P2, P3 - N/A
Full-page Handouts: P1, P2, P3

B220: Beginning Investigator Award Presentations:
Click here for handouts. 

Saturday, October 7, 2017

B300: Transforming Ordinary People into Extraordinary Leaders: Key Behavioral Skills Leaders Learn Along the Way..
Presented by: Barry A. Franklin, PhD, MAACVPR
3-Slide Handout: P1
Full-page Handout: P1

B301: Engaging Patients and Extending the Reach of Cardiac Rehabilitation with Technology
Presented by: Vanessa Pahlad-Singh, MS, CCRP; Robert Berry, MS, ACSM-RCEP, FAACVPR and Linda G. Park, PhD, MS, FNP-BC

3-Slide Handouts: P1, P2, P3
Full-page Handouts: P1, P2, P3

B302: Maximizing Staff Productivity, Performance & Engagement 
Presented by: Loren Marie Stabile, MS and Julianne DeAngelis, MS, CCRP, RCEP
3 Slide Handout: P1
Full-page Handouts: P1

B303: The Coaching Weigh: Using the Mayo Wellness Coaching Model to Facilitate Behavior Change with Nutrition and Physical Activity 
Presented by: Therese Shumaker, MA, RDN, LD
3-Slide Handout: P1 
Full-page Handout: P1

B304: Preventive Cardiology and Public Health 2016-2017: The Year in Research - SESSION WITHDRAWN
Presented by: Quinn R. Pack, MD, MSc
Handouts: N/A - SESSION WITHDRAWN

B305: The Malnourished Patient in Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation: But What About Me? 
Presented by: Michelle Mathura, RDN, LRD, CDE
3-Slide Handout: N/A
Full-page Handout: P1

B306: Home-Based Cardiac Rehab in a Home Care Agency: Outcomes and Implications
Presented by: Jodi L. Feinberg, RN, BSN and Ana Mola, PhD, RN, ANP-C, MAACVPR
3-Slide Handout: P1
Full-page Handout: P1

B307: Impact of a Multidisciplinary Team Approach to Cardiac Rehabilitation
Presented by: Daniel Forman, MD; Garrett Kellar, MS, CCRP, RCEP, EP-C, EIM3; Rebecca Smith, PT, GCS and Karen Tarolli, MSN, ACNP-BC, CHFN
3-Slide Handout: N/A
Full-page Handout: P1

B308: Using Food Demos to Support Nutrition Education in Cardiac Rehab 
Presented by: Casey S. Atwood, MS, RD, LD and Mark P. Elliotte, CEC, CDM
Handouts: N/A

B309: Physical Activity, Fitness and Cardiac Rehabilitation: The Year in Research 2016-2017
Presented by: Murray Low, EdD, MAACVPR, FACSM
3-Slide Handout: P1
Full-page Handout: P1

B310: Pulmonary Rehabilitation The Year in Review 2017
Presented by: Brian W. Carlin, MD, MAACVPR
3-Slide Handout: P1
Full-page Handout: P1, References 

Vendor Symposium Sessions

If you attended a vendor symposium session at the Annual Meeting, please contact the company representative listed below for presentation handouts or additional inquiries.

  • Moving Analytics’: Bastiaan Nakano - bastiaan@movinganalytics.com
  • Boehringer Ingelheim: Darlene Patishnock - Darlene.Patishnock@preceptmedical.com 
  • ScottCare: marketing@scottcare.com