2018 Heart Matters Nursing & Allied Health Symposium

Date & Location
Friday, November 16, 2018, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM, The Richmond Marriott Hotel, Richmond, VA

Target Audience
Cardiovascular Disease, Nursing

This year's symposium is intended to raise awareness and understanding on how to facilitate complex decisions in cardiovascular care. Multidisciplinary healthcare providers will present their unique insights through podium presentations, and poster presentations.


The registration fee includes program materials, continuing education credits, continental breakfast, refreshments and luncheon. Online registration is through VCU Health’s Learning Exchange. Non-VCU participants will need to create an account in order to register. Credit card payment is online via a secure encrypted card processor.


Before October 19, 2018: $125
After October 19, 2018: $145

Cancellation Policy
Full refund, minus $25 processing fee for written cancellations postmarked by Friday, October 19, 2018. No refunds will be given for cancellations postmarked after this date.

Minimum and maximum numbers for attendance at this event have been established, and we reserve the right to substitute speakers/topics, or cancel if necessary.

Call for Posters
Heart Matters is accepting submissions for poster presentations. Please submit your abstract no later than October 19, 2018. Please email us at paul.swadley@vcuhealth.org for the application form.

Nurses: 6.0. VCU Health is approved as a provider of continuing nursing education by the Virginia Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Americans With Disabilities Act Statement
VCU Health System is an equal opportunity/affirmative action institution and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, genetic information, military status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal or state law. If special accommodation is needed, please contact us at (804) 828-0418. Every attempt will be made to facilitate your participation in this conference.