Directorships of National and International Cardiovascular Symposiums
  1. Program Director of the First Non-Invasive Cardiovascular Evaluation 1974 Sponsored by the University of Florida College of Medicine In Cooperation with the Division of Continuing Education, January 24th – 25th, 1974, Gainesville, Florida
  2. Program Director of the 1st Annual Cardiovascular Symposium jointly sponsored by the University of Florida and Doctors Hospital of Sarasota, held in Sarasota, FL; December 2-3, 1988.
  3. Program Director for the 2nd Annual Cardiovascular Symposium jointly sponsored by the University of Florida and Doctors Hospital of Sarasota, held in Sarasota, FL; December 1-2, 1989.
  4. Program Director of the 3rd Annual Cardiovascular Symposium jointly sponsored by the University of Florida and the Cardiovascular Institute of Sarasota, held in Sarasota, FL; December 7-8, 1990.
  5. Program Director of the 4th Annual Cardiovascular Symposium jointly sponsored by the University of Florida and the Cardiovascular Institute of Sarasota, held in Sarasota, FL; December 13-15, 1991.
  6. Program Director of the 5th Annual, 1st international Cardiovascular Symposium jointly sponsored by the University of Florida and the Cardiovascular Institute of Sarasota, held in Cairo, Egypt; November 20-29, 1992.
  7. Program Director of the 6th Annual, 2nd International Cardiovascular Symposium jointly sponsored by the University of Florida and the Cardiovascular Institute of Sarasota, held in Athens, Greece and Istanbul, Turkey; October 1-11, 1993.
  8. Co-Chairman of one of the Scientific Sessions of the 43rd Annual Meeting of the American College of Cardiology in Atlanta, Georgia; March 14-19, 1984.
  9. Program Director of the 7th Annual, 3rd International Cardiovascular Symposium jointly sponsored by the University of Florida, University of Vienna, and the Cardiovascular Institute of Sarasota, held in Vienna, Prague, Bratislava, and Budapest; September 15-27, 1994.
  10. Program Director of the 8th Annual, 4th International Cardiovascular Symposium jointly sponsored by the University of Florida and the Cardiovascular Institute of Sarasota, held in Rome, Italy and Barcelona, Spain; September 26-October 9, 1995.
  11. Program Director of the 9th Annual, 5th International Cardiovascular Symposium sponsored by the CVIS Foundation, Doctors Hospital of Sarasota, and the Cardiovascular Division of the University of Florida, held in London, England, Scandinavia, and St. Petersburg, Russia; August 20-September 4, 1996.
  12. Program Director of the 10th Annual, 6th International Cardiovascular Symposium sponsored by the CVIS Foundation, Doctors Hospital of Sarasota, and the Cardiovascular Division of the University of Florida, held in Paris, France and Cape Town, South Africa; November 21-December 4, 1997.
  13. Program Director of the 11th Annual, 7th International Cardiovascular Symposium sponsored by the Cardiovascular Institute of Sarasota Foundation, Doctors Hospital of Sarasota, and the Cardiovascular Division of the University of Florida, held in China and the Orient; October 3-19,1998.
  14. Program Director of the 12th Annual, 8th International Cardiovascular Symposium sponsored by CVIS Foundation, Doctors Hospital of Sarasota and the Cardiovascular Division of the University of Florida in cooperation with The Argentinean Society of Cardiology held in South America "from Santiago, Chile to Buenos Aims, Argentina" November 19 - December 7, 1999.
  15. Guest Faculty at the 4th World Congress of Echocardiography and Vascular Ultrasound, January 19th – 21st, 2000, Cairo, Egypt.
  16. Session Chairman at the Annual Meeting of the Egyptian Society of Atherosclerosis, January 22nd – 25th, 2000, Cairo, Egypt.
  17. Program Director of the 13th Annual, 9th International Cardiovascular Symposium sponsored by the Cardiovascular Institute of Sarasota Foundation, Doctors Hospital of Sarasota, and the Cardiovascular Division of the University of Florida, held in Australia and New Zealand; October 12 – 28, 2000.
  18. Program Director of the 14th Annual, 10th International Cardiovascular Symposium sponsored by the Cardiovascular Institute of Sarasota Foundation, Doctors Hospital of Sarasota, and the Cardiovascular Division of the University of Florida, held in the Caribbean Island; October 16 – 28, 2001
  19. Program Director of the 15th Annual, 11th International Cardiovascular Symposium sponsored by the Cardiovascular Institute of Sarasota Foundation, Doctors Hospital of Sarasota, and the Cardiovascular Division of the University of Florida, held in England, Scotland and Ireland; August 1 – 15, 2002.
  20. Co-Chair 4th Annual New Year Symposium of the Association of American Black Cardiologists “ABC”, Western Caribbean, December 28, 2002- January 4, 2003
  21. Program Director of the 16th Annual, 12th International Cardiovascular Symposium sponsored by the Cardiovascular Institute of Sarasota Foundation, Doctors Hospital of Sarasota, and the Cardiovascular Division of the University of Florida, held in Spain, Portugal; October 24 – November 7, 2003.
  22. Program Director of the 1st Annual Cardiovascular Symposium: Cardiology Update 2005 held at SMH Auditorium on Saturday, February 11, 2005, Jointly Sponsored by: Sarasota Memorial Healthcare System and Cardiovascular Center of Sarasota
  23. Program Director of the 17th Annual, 13th International Cardiovascular Symposium. Sponsored by the Cardiovascular Institute of Sarasota Foundation, Doctors Hospital of Sarasota, and the Cardiovascular Division of the University of Florida, held in Austria, Slovenia, and Italy. July 2004
  24. Program Director of the 2nd Annual Cardiovascular Symposium: Cardiology Update 2006, February  2006, Jointly Sponsored by: Sarasota Memorial Healthcare System and Cardiovascular Center of Sarasota
  25. Program Director of the 18th Annual, 14th International Cardiovascular Symposium. Sponsored by the Cardiovascular Institute of Sarasota Foundation, Sarasota Memorial Health Care System and Foundation and the Cardiovascular Division of the University of Florida, Held in The Republic of Seychelles, Madagascar and Mauritius, November 28-December 12, 2005
  26. Program Director of the 19th Annual, 15th International Cardiovascular Symposium. Sponsored by the Cardiovascular Institute of Sarasota Foundation, Sarasota Memorial Health Care System and Foundation, and        the Cardiovascular Division of the University of Florida, held in Egypt, Italy, Turkey, and Greece, October, 2006.
  27. Program Director of the 3rd Annual Cardiovascular Symposium: Cardiology Update 2007, March 2007, jointly sponsored by Sarasota Memorial Healthcare System and Cardiovascular Center of Sarasota
  28. Program Medical Director and Instructor for International Symposium sponsored by the American Heart Association  for BLS/ACLS, and Instructor Course in New Delhi, India at Max Health Care Institution from October 2007.
  29. Program Director of the 20th Annual, 16th International Cardiovascular Symposium. Sponsored by the Cardiovascular Institute of Sarasota Foundation, Sarasota Memorial Health Care System and Foundation, and the Cardiovascular Division of the University of South Florida, held in India, October 2007
  30. Program Director of the 4th Annual Cardiovascular Symposium: Cardiology Update 2008. February 2008. Jointly Sponsored by Sarasota Memorial Healthcare System, and Cardiovascular Center of Sarasota
  31. Program Director of the 21st Annual, 17th International Cardiovascular Symposium. Sponsored by the Cardiovascular Institute of Sarasota Foundation, Sarasota Memorial Health Care System and Foundation, and the Cardiovascular Division of the University of South Florida, held in Italy, Ukraine, Romania, Turkey and Greece, August 2008
  32. Program Director of the 5th Annual Cardiovascular Symposium: Cardiology Update; Cardiovascular Disease Prevention in the 21st Century; February 2009. Jointly Sponsored by Sarasota Memorial Healthcare System and Cardiovascular Center of Sarasota.
  33. Program Director of the 22nd Annual, 18th International Cardiovascular Symposium. Sponsored by the Cardiovascular Institute of Sarasota Foundation, Sarasota Memorial Health Care System and Foundation, and the Cardiovascular Division of the University of South Florida, to be held in Switzerland, Germany, France, and Holland. September 2009.
  34. Program Director of the 6th Annual Cardiovascular Symposium: Cardiology Update; Cardiovascular Disease Prevention in the 21st Century; February 2010. Jointly Sponsored by Sarasota Memorial Healthcare System and Cardiovascular Center of Sarasota.
  35. Program Director of the 23nd Annual, 18th International Cardiovascular Symposium. Sponsored by the Cardiovascular Institute of Sarasota Foundation, Sarasota Memorial Health Care System and Foundation, and the Cardiovascular Division of the University of South Florida, held in Thailand, Vietnam, Malaysia and Singapore. November 2010.
  36. Program Director of the 7th Annual Cardiovascular Symposium: Cardiology Update; “From Intervention to Prevention” Cardiovascular Disease Prevention in the 21st Century; February 2011. Jointly Sponsored by Sarasota Memorial Healthcare System and Cardiovascular Center of Sarasota.
  37. Program Director of the 24nd Annual, 20th International Cardiovascular Symposium. Sponsored by the Cardiovascular Institute of Sarasota Foundation, Sarasota Memorial Health Care System and Foundation, and the Cardiovascular Division of the University of South Florida, held in South Africa, July 2011