Educational Opportunities

Educational Opportunities

Cleveland Clinic offers a variety of learning opportunities for healthcare professionals.

Live and Online

  • Grand Rounds and Conferences. Plan to attend a lively CME-approved presentation related to advancements in the diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular disease.
  • OnLine CME. CME credit from Cleveland Clinic Center for Continuing Education. Heart and vascular topics, and more.
  • Physicians can manage their CME credits by using the myCME Web Portal. Available 24/7, the site offers CME opportunities to medical professionals across the globe.
  • Presentations. Video presentations from our Sydell and Arnold Miller Heart & Vascular Institute physicians on a variety of topics from clinical research to diagnostic testing and treatments of cardiovascular and thoracic conditions.
  • Case Studies. Case Studies by staff, fellows, and/or other health professionals.
  • Disease Management Project. An online medical reference, authored by Cleveland Clinic physicians, designed to provide nationally established treatment guidelines for the most commonly seen diseases and conditions.
  • LEADconnection. A professional community-based portal, serving electrophysiologists, allied health professionals, and industry scientists to exchange thoughts, questions, and answers regarding lead management.
Grand Rounds

Grand Rounds

Heart & Vascular Institute Grand Rounds

Heart & Vascular Institute Grand Rounds are held on the second and 5th Wednesday during the academic year (September through June) , 7 a.m. to 8 a.m., unless otherwise noted on calendar.

  • Location: noted on calendar
  • Contact: Sally Andrews; 216.445.8771

Heart & Vascular Institute Grand Rounds are available via video stream for our colleagues at Cleveland Clinic Family Health Centers.

Please note the following procedure for evaluation and CME credits for attendees of Heart & Vascular Institute Grand Rounds:

  • Cleveland Clinic's Center for Continuing Education has in place an electronic registration system for Cleveland Clinic. All Cleveland Clinic Grand Rounds are using this system. 
  • You can access your account to see what CME tests you have taken, see the number of credits you have earned, and print out CME certificates from all tests you have taken. Please login via the following link is:
  • Each week, a code to access the system will be provided with the handout material. All attendees for Heart & Vascular Institute Grand Rounds are encouraged to use the on-line system whether or not you are in need of obtaining CME credits. This system will allow us to track attendance to use for planning purposes of future Heart & Vascular Institute Grand Rounds. Be sure to print your CME certificate and keep for your files. 

2016 Grand Rounds Calendar

Date Speaker Location
November 30
7 a.m. - 8 a.m. EST
Michael Lauer, MD
Deputy Director for Extramural Research
National Institutes of Health
December 14
7 a.m. - 8 a.m. EST
Robert Yeh, MD
Director of the Smith Center
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

2017 Grand Rounds Calendar

Date Speaker Location
January 11
7 a.m. - 8 a.m. EST
Santi Trimarchi, MD
Thoracic Aortic Research Center
IRCCS Policlinico San Donato
Cardiovascular Center
February 8
7 a.m. - 9 a.m. EST
Cardiovascular Medicine Annual Report Q1-201
March 8
7 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. EST
CT Surgery Annual Report Bank of America
March 29
7 a.m. - 8 a.m. EST
Vascular Surgery Annual Report Q1-201
April 12
7 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. EST
9th Annual Razavi Lecture Q1-201
May 10
7 a.m. - 8 a.m. EST
Marc R. Moon, MD
Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Washington University School of Medicine
May 31
7 a.m. - 8 a.m. EST
The William F. Ruschhaupt Chair Q1-201
June 14
7 a.m. - 8 a.m. EST
James Stanley, MD (Pending) Q1-201
June 23 (Friday) CT Surgery Research Day
July 12
7 a.m. - 8 a.m. EST
Mark Allen, MD
Department of Surgery
The Mayo Clinic

Other Heart & Vascular Institute Educational Opportunities

  • Vascular Medicine Grand Rounds
    Location: J3‐125 Conference Room
    Occurrence: 7 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., Wednesdays
    Contact: Melissa Gawelek - 216.444.9473
  • Vascular Surgery Didactic Conference
    Location: H3‐511 Conference Room
    Occurrence: 8 a.m. - 9 a.m., Wednesdays
    Contact: Diane Morelli - 216.444.4311
  • Vascular Surgery Morbidity & Mortality
    Location: H3‐511 Conference Room
    Occurrence: 7 a.m. - 8 a.m., Wednesdays, Bi‐monthly
    Contact: Diane Morelli - 216.444.4311
Live Events

Live Events

2017 Events

March 2017

May 2017

June 2017

November 2017

Other CME Information

Other CME Information

Continuing Medical Education Information

Other Online CME Resources