Medicine Grand Rounds at UPMC Shadyside

Medicine Grand Rounds at UPMC Shadyside: “Recent Developments in AF Stroke Prevention”



Date
July 27, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Speaker(s)
Andrew H. Voigt, MD, FACC, FHRS
Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine; Director, Invasive Electrophysiology, UPMC Shadyside
Location
West Wing Auditorium, UPMC Shadyside
Category
UPMC Shadyside, Department of Medicine
Contact
Justine Rubino
Director, Operations, CCEHS


412-647-8261
rubinoje@upmc.edu
Description

In this lecture, Dr. Voigt will review the epidemiology of AF and stroke, describe methods of risk stratification, and discuss both pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic strategies to reduce the risk of stroke in AF patients.