Final Brochure and 8 Free Hands-On Workshops

Final Brochure Available for Download

Comprehensive Details in One Convenient PDF
Click here to download the final brochure, which includes the most recent CREF program.

The brochure will be updated if any changes occur between now and the conference start date, so check back regularly to view the very latest.

8 Free Hands-On Workshops

Interactive Education to Improve Techniques and Explore New Technologies
CREF hands-on workshops complement PowerPoint presentations and small-group discussions, reinforcing concepts and helping participants improve knowledge, skills, and confidence — all in a safe and supportive learning environment. Registered participants may attend all of the following hands-on CREF workshops at no extra cost: Continue reading “Final Brochure and 8 Free Hands-On Workshops”

CME and CEU Totals Awarded for 2018 Symposium

CREF CME & CEU Credit Awarded

CREF CME/CEU: Category 1 Credit for the Entire Cardiac OR Team
The American Board of Cardiovascular Perfusion and the California Board of Registered Nursing allot 40.1 Category 1 CEUs to perfusionists and nurses in attendance.

The Institute for Medical Studies designates this live activity for a maximum of 25.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ for physicians in attendance. The American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME.

For additional details, including daily totals, visit our website. Continue reading “CME and CEU Totals Awarded for 2018 Symposium”

Happy 4th of July! Final Call for Abstracts and Scholarship Applications

Happy USA Independence Day!

Wishing You a Fun and Safe July 4th Celebration
America, fly your stars and stripes in support of the brave who have fought, and continue to fight, for our independence and abundant opportunities. Enjoy relaxing with family and friends, indulging in your favorite summer food and drink, and watching a spectacular fireworks display. From all of us at CREF, happy 4th of July! Continue reading “Happy 4th of July! Final Call for Abstracts and Scholarship Applications”

Meet Our Speakers: Part 4

CREF Faculty: Bio Sketches and Talk Titles

Our invited CREF faculty are renowned experts in cardiac surgery, perfusion, and ECMO. At the CREF meeting, you’ll have many opportunities to speak with these thought leaders during discussion panels or fireside chats, in the exhibit hall or foyer, or even during our Welcome Reception.

Want more information about this year’s conference? View our preliminary brochure.

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Meet Our Speakers: Part 3

CREF Speakers: Profiles & Presentations

Invited CREF speakers and faculty are renowned experts and thought leaders, presenting on the latest research and most important developments in cardiac surgery, perfusion, and ECMO. They offer specific, clear advice and instructions on how you can improve your practice.

For additional information about this year’s conference, view our preliminary brochure.

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Meet Our Speakers: Part 2

CREF Speaker Profiles & Presentations

CREF’s distinguished faculty include experts in the fields of cardiac surgery, cardiovascular anesthesia, perfusion, ECMO, health service research and quality, hematology, and human-factors engineering. This month and next, our newsletter will feature our outstanding CREF 2018 speakers, including biographical sketches and presentation highlights.

For additional information about this year’s conference, view our preliminary brochure.

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