Professionals In Training (PIT)

The Professionals In Training (PIT) Lounge is THE SPOT at ASM for all professionals who are in the early stage of their career! Complete with programming centered on career development and professional growth, the PIT Lounge can’t be missed. Make a “PIT stop” here to learn, network, and recharge your battery with refreshments and tech charging stations.

Professionals In Training (PIT) Lounge

Saturday, October 7

8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
Round Table Session: Networking - How to Find Your Tribe

8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
Round Table Session: Career Options for AHF Specialists

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Leadership Session: Top 5 Skills for Becoming an Executive Leader
Featuring: Christopher M. O'Connor, MD, MACC, FESC, FHFSA, FHFA (Chief Executive of Inova Schar Heart and Vascular) and Linda Wick, MSN, CNP, CHFN (Senior Vice President of the System Operating Center for M Health Fairview System)

Sunday, October 8

8:15 AM - 8:45 AM
FHFSA Information Session
Thinking of applying for FHFSA? Stop by and meet current Fellows, who can answer any questions you make have related to the application process.

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Leadership Session: Fundamentals of Negotiation, Consensus Building, and Managing Change
Featuring: Liz Peschges, MBA, Vice President of Culture & Strategy of the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Round Table Session: Meet the Editors of Heart Failure Journals
Includes: JCF, JACC HF, Journal of HLT

1:30 PM - 2:15 PM
Round Table Session: Women in Heart Failure - Opportunities and Challenges