Northwest Association of Cardiovascular
and Pulmonary Rehabilitation

Washington, Idaho, Alaska

Affiliate Society of AACVPR
American Association of Cardiovascular
 and Pulmonary Rehabilitation



2019 Celebrating NWCVPR 27th Annual Conference 

April 27th, 2019

Tacoma General Hospital

Jackson Hall Conference Room
314 Martin Luther King, Jr Way
Tacoma, WA  98405

Driving Directions and Hotel Information

Tacoma General Campus and Parking Map

2019 Conference Registration
Registration will CLOSE (without exception) on
Friday, April 19th at 8pm.
There will be no on-site Registration

No longer includes membership, see membership page for more details and information...
You do NOT have to be a member to attend conference. However, there is an increase in conference cost for non-members.  
There will be a "Virtual Attendee" option this year, for those of you that are unable to make it in person. We will send you a link to the Live Webcast. 


Professional AACVPR/NWCVPR Member:
Conference Attendee           $80
Virtual Attendee                  $60
Professional Non-Member:
Conference Attendee          $110
Virtual Attendee                 $80
Conference Attendee           $45
Virtual Attendee $45

Conference Speaker Schedule 


Conference Co-Chairs 

Opening Remarks
 8:00am Paul Mystowski, MD Updated Guidelines for Diabetes and Exercise (no CEUs)
9:00am Break with vendors
9:30am Tammy Garwick, MA, RCEP, FAACVPR Workshop:  Utilizing the Cardiac Rehab Change Package and Value Based Care
11:30am Lunch Break/Visit Vendors/Networking
12:45pm Lindsay Olsen, ACSM-CEP, CCRP
NWCVPR President
NWCVPR Business Meeting
1:00pm  Sara Young, MS, RDN, CD Mindful Eating
2:00pm Len Gieger Challenging the Management of COPD: Ruling out Alpha-1 (no CEUs)
3:00pm Vendor Break/Networking
3:15pm  Karen Edwards, MS, RRT AACVPR/CMS Reimbursement Update
4:15pm Conference Co-Chairs Closing Remarks


NWCVPR Excellence in Service Award Winner
Recognizing a Professional Member who has performed with Distinction for the advancement of our Association or Profession

2009       Greg Lawson
2010        Karen Edwards
2011         Joyce Kratz-Klatt
2012        Helen Naylor
2013        Glenn Bean
2014        Shelley McCabe
2015        Dana Gunter
2016        Nancy Handeland
2017        Karen Ewdards (New Award - Beyond)
2018        Lindsay Olsen

2018 Congratulations to Lindsay Olsen!!!

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