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Heart of a Sooner, Cardiovascular Symposium

Oklahoma has the third highest death rate from cardiovascular disease in the country. Learn more about the state of the heart in Oklahoma at the Heart of a Sooner Cardiovascular Symposium. The symposium will take place from 7:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 6 at the Norman Regional Hospital Education Center. The symposium is free to healthcare providers only.

This day-long symposium will feature keynote speaker Terry Cline Ph.D., the Oklahoma Secretary of Health, and lunch speaker Jay Wilkinson. Learn from those who are on the frontlines fighting heart disease.
Topics include:

  • Diabetic Limb Salvage
  • DES and Diabetes
  • Syncope Treatment
  • LVAD-Impella
  • Carotid Stenting
  • Venous Ablation
  • Mission Lifeline Program, STEMI System
  • Peripheral Endovascular Therapies
  • Pacemakers & ICD’s

Additional speakers include: TaySha Howell MD, Archana Gautam MD, Ted Tolleson MD, Katherine Hays MD, Todd Gray DO, Timothy Cathey MD, Amy Baden RN, Paul Ayers MD, C. Noah Israel MD, FACC, Kyle Toal MD, Muhammad Salim MD, and Muhammad Anwar MD.

Participants will be eligible for CMEs or continuing education contact hour credits.

To reserve your spot, please call HealthLink at (405) 440-8802. Physicians please contact Rachel Perryman at (405) 307-1730 or

Participants who register before August 5 will be entered into a drawing for free tickets to the University of Oklahoma vs. West Virginia football game.

Norman Regional Health System is accredited by the Oklahoma State Medical Association (OSMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Norman Regional Health System designates this live activity for a maximum of 6 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The Norman Regional Health System CME Manager has reviewed all speaker information and has resolved all conflicts of interest if applicable. The CME Planning Committee/Faculty has no relevant financial relationships to disclose. Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider #16026 for 6 contact hours.

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