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Upcoming Webinars

Mental Health & Heart Health

May 14, 2024 | 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CT

Sharon Lee, PhD

This webinar will provide an up-to-date overview of what the scientific community knows about the effects of psychological distress and well-being on cardiovascular health risk and promotion. Factors that may underlie this association for cardiac patients and strategies for increasing mental health awareness, help-seeking behaviors, and access to care for patients will be discussed.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Describe the relationships of different mental health symptoms and conditions with cardiovascular health risk.
  2. Identify behavioral and physiological factors implicated in both mental health and cardiovascular health.
  3. Practice and implement strategies for connecting patients in cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation to mental health care.

How to View Live Webinar

  1. Proceed through this registration process
  2. Receive confirmation email and click on Zoom link
  3. Complete registration on Zoom registration page
  4. You will receive an email from Zoom on the day of the webinar which contains the link to view the live webinar

CE Credit

This course has been approved by the AACVPR Professional Education Committee for a total of 1.0 AACVPR Continuing Education Credits. An application has been made to Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education designates this activity for 1.0 contact hours for nurses. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education (HSCE) and American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR). Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education (HSCE) is jointly accredited by the Accreditation council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) and the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.


Save the Dates

Stay tuned for more information soon.

Date Webinar Title Presenter(s)
May 30, 2024 Integrating Mental Performance in Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation Vanessa Shannon, PhD, CMPC
June 4, 2024 Sports Nutrition Mary Finckenor, MA, RD, CDCES, BC-ADM, CSSD, CCRP

Call for Webinars

AACVPR is proud to offer year-round innovative webinar programming that speaks to our mission of reducing morbidity, mortality and disability from cardiovascular and pulmonary disease through education, prevention, rehabilitation, research and disease management. AACVPR’s Education Committee is seeking presentations for the upcoming calendar year for monthly webinars.

AACVPR is pleased to offer honorarium for selected presenters. Each selected webinar will be awarded $200 per content hour, to be divided evenly among the presenters.

Submit a Webinar Proposal

About CE Credits

AACVPR webinars that are accredited for contact hour(s) have been reviewed by the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation Education Committee. You may be awarded CE credit for AACVPR webinars by your licensing agency. While webinars may be pre-approved for CE credit in a given state, please check with your individual state.

Other credits may also be available. View the individual registration page for detailed information.

  • List three new research findings (2022) regarding the practice of pulmonary rehabilitation
  • Describe the impact of one of these findings on the field of pulmonary rehabilitation as a whole
  • Incorporate two of those findings into your local pulmonary rehabilitation program