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Advances in Cardiometabolic Health: A Primary Care Summit 2014

June 19–21, 2014 | Seaport Hotel & World Trade Center | Boston, Massachusetts


THURSDAY, JUNE 19, 2014

TOPIC FACULTY
8:15 – 9:00 Insulin Resistance and Cardiovascular Risk: Translating Research Findings into Clinical Practice Steven Shoelson
9:00 – 9:45 State of the Science: Is Brown Fat the Future Silver Bullet? Aaron Cypess
9:45 – 10:00 BREAK  

SYMPOSIUM: USING LIFESTYLE MEDICINE TO DECREASE CARDIOVASCULAR RISK

10:00 – 10:45 Exercise Eddie Phillips
10:45 – 11:30 Nutrition Jo-Anne Rizzotto
11:30 – 12:15 Healthy Food Preparation Demonstration Rani Polak
12:15 – 1:15 LUNCH  

OBESITY FORUM: CHOOSING THE BEST OPTIONS FOR AND WITH YOUR PATIENTS

1:15 – 1:45 Understanding the Causes of Obesity Jody Dushay
1:45 – 2:45 Reviewing the Options for the Medical Treatment of Obesity Osama Hamdy
2:45 – 3:00 BREAK  
3:00 – 3:45 Reviewing the Options for the Surgical Treatment of Obesity Daniel Jones
3:45 – 4:15 Panel Discussion on Obesity All
4:15 – 5:00 Pediatric Obesity and Type 2 Diabetes Lori Laffel


FRIDAY, JUNE 20, 2014

TOPIC SPEAKERS

HIGHLIGHT SYMPOSIUM: REDUCING CARDIOVASCULAR RISK IN MINORITY POPULATIONS

8:00 – 8:30 Cardiometabolic Syndrome and Biological, Social and Cultural Variability: Clinical Perspectives Enrique Caballero
8:30 – 9:00 Epidemiology of Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease in Special Populations Enrique Caballero, Will Hsu, Eyiuche Okeke
9:00 – 9:30 Approaches to Reduce Cardiovascular Risk in Minorities Icilma Fergus
9:30 – 10:00 Panel Discussion of Cardiovascular Risk in Minorities Enrique Caballero, Will Hsu, Icilma Fergus
10:00 – 10:15 BREAK  
10:15 – 11:00 Cardiovascular Effects of Diabetes Drugs Michael Johnstone

SYMPOSIUM: LIPID MANAGEMENT

11:00 – 11:20 The New Lipid Guidelines: Rationale for the Change Michael Rocco
11:20 – 11:40 The New Lipid Guidelines: Practical Applications Om Ganda
11:40 – 12:15 The New Approach to Lipid Treatment: Case Examples Rocco and Ganda
12:15 – 1:15 LUNCH  

SYMPOSIUM: CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE

1:15 – 2:00 Modifying Atherosclerosis in Cardiometabolic Disease: Targeting Inflammation Peter Libby
2:00 – 2:45 Sex differences in the Cardiometabolic Syndrome: Implications for Cardiovascular Health in Women Aruna Pradhan
2:45 – 3:30 Inflammation in Coronary Artery Disease and the Etiology of the Cardiovascular Lesion
Jorge Plutzky
3:30 – 3:50 BREAK  

ASK THE EXPERT: HOT TOPICS IN CARDIAC AND VASCULAR MEDICINE

3:50 – 4:10 Antiplatelet Therapy: The Old vs. The New Kenneth Bauer
4:10 – 4:30 CAD in the High Risk Metabolic Patient Donald Cutlip
4:30 – 5:00 Vascular Disease: Preventive Strategies and Newer Less Invasive Techniques Duane Pinto
5:00 – 5:30 Faculty Group Discussion and Q&A


SATURDAY, JUNE 21, 2014 

TOPIC SPEAKERS
8:00 – 8:45 State of the Science: The Microbiome Suzanne Devkota
8:45 – 9:30 Hypertension, CKD and Cardiometabolic Risk Robert Stanton
9:30 – 9:45 BREAK  

MINI-SYMPOSIUM: “IT’S RELATED TO CARDIOMETABOLIC RISK? I DIDN’T KNOW THAT!”

9:45 – 10:05 Dental Cardiovascular Risk Alpdogan Kantarci
10:05 – 10:20 Rheumatologic Conditions and Cardiovascular Risk Robert Shmerling
10:20 – 10:35 Testosterone and Cardiovascular Risk Abraham Morgentaler
10:35 – 10:50 Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Cardiovascular Risk Melanie Pogach
10:50 – 11:00 Moderated Panel Discussion
11:00 – 12:00 “So How Do I Deal With This in My Office?” Moderators: Martin Abrahamson & Richard S. Beaser
12:00 Closing Remarks and Adjournment
*Program changes/substitutions may be made without notice

 

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