Midwest's Second Interdisciplinary Pulmonary Embolism Symposium

Date & Location
Saturday, April 27, 2019, 7:00 AM - 2:00 PM, Health Science Education Union, SLU Campus, St. Louis, MO


Registration is closed. Walk-in registration available at the activity on Saturday.


  1. Review the role of multidisciplinary team approach in management of pulmonary embolism.
  2. Choose when to order hypercoaguable work up in pulmonary embolism management
  3. Review the best risk stratification tools for acute pulmonary embolism
  4. Updates on direct oral anticoagulants and their reversal agents
  5. Application of interventional treatments in the management of intermediate and high risk pulmonary embolism.
  6. Identify post hospitalization challenges and follow up of pulmonary embolism patients
  7. Develop an approach to management of complicated cases of pulmonary embolism.
  8. Identify role of thrombolytic therapy in intermediate and high-risk pulmonary embolism
  9. Manage anticoagulation during procedures


REGISTRATION IS CLOSED. Walk-in Registration will be available at the registration site.

Target Audience:

Internists, Emergency room physicians, Pulmonary, Critical care physicians and nurses, radiologists, interventional radiologist, interventional cardiologist, vascular surgery, cardiology, cardiothoracic surgery, family medicine, hematologists, hospitalists, pharmacists, NPs, PAs, residents and fellows, nursing staff, respiratory therapists, medical students


Registration Fees:

$125.00 – Physicians

$90.00  Other Healthcare Professionals (eg. Pharm.D, PA-C, NP, RN, RT, PT, etc.)

$50.00 – Residents and Fellows

$175.00 – Others (Industry Representatives)




Saint Louis University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation:

Saint Louis University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Saint Louis University School of Medicine will provide Other learner certificates (for NPs, nurses, and other types of learners).  The certificate will state that the activity was designated for 5.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Follow your board's requirements for reciprocal CE credits.

American Academy of Physician Assitants:  AAPA

AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME.  PAs may receive a maximum of 5.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ for completing this activity.