Indian Garden Restaurant
247 E. Ontario Street, 2nd Floor
Chicago, Illinois 60611
Phone: (312) 280-4910

16 Nov 2014
5:45 p.m. onwards

5:15 – 6:25 p.m. Registration and Reception. Appetizers

Symposium Directors: Drs. Navin C. Nanda, Kul Aggarwal and Hemlata Bakane

6:25 – 6:30 p.m. Introduction. Drs. Kul Aggarwal and Navin C. Nanda
6:30 – 6:50 p.m. ZS-9, a novel potassium ion trap to enable maintenance of RAAS blockade. Dr. Bhupinder Singh
6:50 – 6:55 p.m. Discussion and Questions from the Audience
6:55 – 7:15 p.m. Management of heart failure – Dr. Kul Aggarwal
7:15 – 7:20 p.m. Discussion and Questions from the Audience. Drs. Gopal Lalmalani and Vemuri Murthy
7:20 – 7:45 p.m. AACIO Honorees and Young Investigator Awards
7:45 p.m. Dinner (Indian). With entertainment
9:30 p.m. Adjourn

Registration is Complimentary. RSVP to Lindy Chapman, e-mail: or phone: 205-934-8256


Kul Aggarwal, MD, Professor of Clinical Medicine, University of Missouri and Chief, Cardiology Section, Harry S. Truman Veterans Hospital, Columbia, Missouri

Hemlata Bakane, MD, President, Indian American Medical Association of Illinois

Gopal Lalmalani, MD, Former President and Member Board of Directors of AACIO and Mayor, Oak Brook, Illinois

Vemuri Murthy, MD, Member, International Committee of the American Heart Association

Navin C. Nanda, MD, Distinguished Professor of Medicine and Cardiovascular Disease, Director, Heart Station/Echocardiography Laboratories, Senior Scientist, Minority Health and Research Center and UAB Center for Aging, and UAB Comprehensive Cardiovascular Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama.

Bhupinder Singh
, MD, President, Cardio Renal Society of America and Assistant Clinical Professor, Research , Creighton University School of Medicine, NE (Phoenix Campus) and Clinical Assistant Professor, Midwestern University, Glendale, Arizona