Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy: A 7-Point Introduction


Presenters: Dr. Robert Fraser, Dr. Miguel Leal, and Dr. Ferhaan Ahmad

Summary: Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy: A 7 Point Introduction is an introductory discussion on hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. Our presenters, Dr. Robert Fraser, Dr. Miguel Leal, and Dr. Ferhaan Ahmad, discuss the epidemiology of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, its history, its genetics, how to diagnose it, and the symptoms patients experience with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy.

Robert J. Fraser, MD
Chief Cardiologist Fellow
Minneapolis Heart Institute®
Abbot Northwestern Hospital & Hennepin County Medical Center

Miguel Leal, MD, FACC, FHRS

Miguel Leal, MD, FACC, FHRS
Director, Electrophysiology & Arrhythmia Service
Director, Cardiovascular Medicine & Electrophysiology Fellowship Programs
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Ferhaan Ahmad, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Internal Medicine, Radiology, and Molecular Physiology and Biophysics
Director, Cardiovascular Genetics Program
Director, Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship Program
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine