Renal Denervation for Hypertension—Best Practices for Patient Selection, Optimal Techniques, and Building a Program | SCAI


Learn about the latest updates in renal denervation with a comprehensive webinar on the upcoming SCAI Position Statement on Renal Denervation for Hypertension. Experienced faculty will discuss patient selection, training and organization recommendations, optimal procedural techniques, and a case study on building an RDN program. A lively Q&A will follow the presentations. 



Learning Objectives

Upon completion of these activities, participants will be able to:

  • Review patient selection, training pathways, and institutional requirements for RDN programs
  • Identify best practices for radiofrequency and ultrasound procedural techniques
  • Describe best practices for building an RDN program




  • Introduction, Dr. Voora
  • Patient Selection, Dr. Kandzari
  • Radiofrequency Procedural Technique & Case Presentation, Dr. Kobayashi
  • Ultrasound Procedural Technique & Case Presentation, Dr. Kirtane
  • Training Pathways and Institutional Requirements, Dr. Swaminathan
  • Building an RDN Program, Drs. Cohen & Giri



Accreditation Statement 

The Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 

Credit Designation 

The Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 


Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 1.25 medical knowledge MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.​

Successful Completion

Watch the content and complete the evaluation to obtain credit.

Acknowledgment of Commerical Support 

This webinar is supported by an unrestricted educational grant from Medtronic and Recor Medical

No in-kind commercial support was received.



Cost: Free

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