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Iredell Health System Hosts Second Annual Cardiovascular Forum


(Statesville, NC – January 30, 2014) –Iredell Health System will host the second annual Cardiovascular Forum for medical professionals on Thursday, February 20, 2014.

"The purpose of the forum is to enhance the skill and knowledge of area health care professionals who care and treat patients with cardio-vascular disease," said Dr. Charles DeBerardinis, interventional cardiologist, with Statesville Cardiovascular Clinic.

Physicians, nurses, EMS personnel and mid-level providers will learn, discuss and debate best cardiovascular practices in 2014. Physician speakers include Dr. Charles DeBerardinis, interventional cardiologist with Statesville Cardiovascular Clinic; Dr. Ricardo DeLeon, hospitalist with OptiMed Hospitalists; Dr. William Newton, vascular surgeon with Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center; Dr. Dharman Shah, neurologist with Piedmont HealthCare; Dr. Jose Perez, pulmonologist with Piedmont HealthCare; Dr. Gary DeWeese, cardiologist with Piedmont HealthCare; Dr. Charles Bridges, Jr., cardio-thoracic surgeon with the Sanger Clinic; and Dr. Ray Georgeson, cardiologist with Piedmont HealthCare.

The forum is from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Statesville Civic Center located at 301 South Center Street in Statesville. Participants will receive breakfast, lunch and educational materials for $25. Register and pay at by February 14, 2014. Any specific questions can be answered by calling Celeste Stevens, RN at 704-878-7679.

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