In Person Bighearted Warriors Unite – Featuring The Christ Hospital, Cincinnati, OH

May 04, 2024 9:00AM—4:00PM


The Summit Hotel 5345 Medpace Way Cincinnati, OH 45227

  • What: Bighearted Warriors Unite featuring The Christ Hospital
  • Where: The Summit Hotel – 5345 Medpace Way, Cincinnati, OH 45227
  • When: Saturday, May 4, 2024 
  • Time: 9 AM – 4 PM 

**NOTE: Free or discounted scholarship admissions are available for those who qualify financially.  Call our office for details (973)983-7429 or email

Tentative Agenda

9:45 am – Welcome address and opening comments from the HCMA

10:00 am- HCM Disease State Overview and Medical Therapeutics

10:30 am- Imaging in HCM

10:50 am – Future of HCM (Clinical Trials)

11:10 am – SCD Stratification/ HCM Arrhythmias

11:35 am – Q&A Panel

Noon-1 pm – Break for lunch, which will be provided

1:05 pm – Generations of HCM – A Patient Perspective

1:25 pm – Surgical/ Intervention Therapies for HCM (historical and current)

1:45 pm – Genetic Testing and Future Therapeutics

2:15 pm – Pediatric HCM and Patient Journey to Adulthood (Cincinnati Children’s)

2:45 pm – Q&A Panel

3:00 pm – Closing remarks

All proceeds go toward the HCMA Lori Fund 

The HCMA Lori Fund will provide micro travel grants to HCM patients traveling to an HCMA Recognized Center of Excellence for care or HCM patients traveling to a facility for heart transplant care.  Awards up to $600.00 are available per calendar year. 

Our scholarship financial thresholds are based on household size and are generally three times the annual Federal Poverty Guidelines listed by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.