In this video webcast of a satellite symposium held during the National Lipid Association’s Fall Clinical Lipid Update 2017, Peter Howard Jones, MD, and Joseph J. Saseen, PharmD, provide their insights into the evolving lipid management of patients at high risk for cardiovascular events. To better facilitate the integration of recent data into real-world clinical practice, Drs. Jones and Saseen discuss 4 case scenarios of patients at different levels of cardiovascular risk. There is no fee for this activity.

Content Areas

  • Primary prevention (with and without complications)
  • Secondary prevention
  • Heterozygous familial hypercholesterolemia
  • Statin intolerance

Target Audience

This activity is designed to meet the needs of physicians, physician assistants, pharmacists, registered nurses, nurse practitioners, advanced practice registered nurses, and registered dietitians with an interest in clinical lipidology.


This activity is supported by educational funding donation provided by Amgen.

Faculty

Peter Howard Jones, MD, FACP, FNLA
Peter Howard Jones, MD, FACP, FNLA
Medical Director
Weight Management Center
Houston Methodist Hospital
Associate Professor of Medicine
Center for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention
Houston Methodist DeBakey Heart and Vascular Center
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas
Joseph J. Saseen, PharmD, CLS, FNLA
Joseph J. Saseen, PharmD, CLS, FNLA
Professor and Vice Chair Department of Clinical Pharmacy
Professor, Department of Family Medicine
University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
Aurora, Colorado
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CME Credit
Available Credit: 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.
2.00 ACPE Contact Hours
2.00 ANCC Contact Hours
Opens: September 30, 2017
Expires: September 29, 2018
Target Audience: Cardiologists
Lipid Specialists
Primary Care Physicians
Nurses
Pharmacists
Other Health Care Providers