Live Webinar Cardiology Summer School 2023



The live webinar Cardiology Summer School Course sets the foundation and provides a review of the care of patients with various cardiovascular diseases. A focus is made on cardiac physiology & assessment, cardiovascular medications, heart failure management, acute coronary syndrome, valvular dysfunction, atrial arrhythmias, and cardiomyopathies.

This webinar is live with Nicole and is comprised of 3 sessions, each session is 4 hours & 15 minutes with 2, 10-minute breaks. Each session will be offered on 2 separate dates, you can choose which date you would like to attend, or attend both!

Nicole makes the course fun & interactive with live polling of questions and numerous opportunities for nurses to ask questions!

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Course Topics

Session 1: Cardiovascular Anatomy & Physiology, Cardiovascular Medications & Heart Failure Management

8 am – 12:15 pm PST (11 am – 3:15 pm EST)

  • Wednesday, June 7th OR
  • Monday, June 12th 

Session 2: Acute Coronary Syndromes, Case Studies in ACS & 12 Lead ECG

8 am – 12:15 pm PST (11 am – 3:15 pm EST)

  • Wednesday, June 14th OR
  • Monday, June 19th

Session 3: Valvular Disease, Current Strategies & Treatments for Tachyarrhythmias & Cardiomyopathies

8 am – 12:15 pm PST (11 am – 3:15 pm EST)

  • Wednesday, June 21st OR
  • Monday, June 26th 

Learning Objectives

Session 1: Cardiovascular Basics, The ABCDEF'S of Cardiac Medications & Heart Failure Management

  • Discuss normal anatomy & perfusion of the heart
  • Discuss basic cardiac assessment findings
  • Describe the intended use & side effects of numerous cardiovascular medications
  • Safety considerations with administration
  • Discuss the difference between HFrEF, HFpEF & HFmEF
  • Discuss current treatment strategies for heart failure

Session 2: Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)

  • Discuss the changes reflected on the 12 Lead ECG with ischemia, injury & infarction
  • Review the anatomy of a 12 Lead ECG
  • Discuss signs & symptoms associated with different locations of myocardial infarctions through case studies

Session 3: Valve Disease, Atrial arrhythmias & Cardiomyopathies

  • Discuss management of valvular dysfunction including mitral & aortic stenosis as well as mitral & aortic valve insufficiency
  • Describe new emerging interventions for aortic stenosis including the TAVR
  • Discuss the MitraClip procedure for mitral insufficiency/regurgitation
  • Identify common arrhythmias and discuss appropriate medication & interventional management
  • Describe long term options for atrial fibrillation
  • Discuss cardiomyopathies including Takotsubo & hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM)

Course Refund Policy

Cancellation refund requests must be received via email to [email protected] & will not be given after May 25th. 


Nicole Kupchik Consulting, Inc. is an approved provider by the California Board of Registered Nursing. Provider number 16363. Approved for 12.0 CE Contact Hours.

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