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DALLAS, TX

Saturday, May 2, 2015  
Hyatt Regency Dallas

Hyatt Regency Dallas

View a Clinical Snapshot about the Best of the CMHC program from lipidologist James A. Underberg, MD.

Saturday, May 2, 2015
Dallas, TX

Venue: Hyatt Regency Dallas

300 Reunion Boulevard
Dallas, Texas 75207
Tel: 214.651.1234


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FRIDAY, MAY 1, 2015

6:00 - 7:00pm Registration
7:00pm Dinner & Presentation
Sponsored by Cleveland HeartLab
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Seth J. Baum, MD

SATURDAY, MAY 2, 2015

7:30 - 8:30am Registration & Breakfast
MODULE 1: THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE UGLY: THE CHANGING LANDSCAPE OF CV RISK FACTORS
8:30 - 8:35am Opening Remarks Chairperson:
George L. Bakris, MD
8:35 - 8:55am What Do Recent Trials and CVD Prevention Guidelines Tell Us? Lessons for Clinical Practice James A. Underberg, MD
8:55 - 9:20am Hypertriglyceridemia and Mixed Dyslipidemia Management: Expert Recommendations and Best Practices Michael Miller, MD
9:20 - 9:45am The Role of HDL-C in Cardiovascular Disease: Promise, Potential and Pitfalls Amit Khera, MD
9:45 - 10:00am Refreshment Break
10:00 - 10:25am LDL-focused Cardioprotection: Novel Targets and Treatment Advances Peter H. Jones, MD
10:25 - 10:50am Lifestyle, Luck, or Genetics? Practical Management of Severe Familial Hypercholesterolemia Seth J. Baum, MD
10:50 - 11:15am Clinical Case Challenge, Expert Panel Discussion and Q & A Session Seth J. Baum, MD
Peter H. Jones, MD
Michael Miller, MD
James A. Underberg, MD
MODULE 2: CHALLENGING CASES IN HYPERTENSION
11:15 - 11:35am Managing Your Difficult-to-Treat Hypertension Patients: Current Treatment Updates George L. Bakris, MD
11:35 - 11:55am Hypertension and HF: Tailoring Therapy in Special Populations George L. Bakris, MD
11:55am - 12:10pm Clinical Case Challenge & Expert Panel Discussion George L. Bakris, MD
12:15 - 1:15pm Professional Education Lunch (non-CME)
Who, What, Why, and How of Weight Management
Sponsored by Novo Nordisk, Inc.
Kevin M. Pantalone, DO
MODULE 3: ADVANCES IN DIABETES MANAGEMENT
1:30 - 1:40pm Individualizing Type 2 Diabetes Management: Guidelines for Treatment Intensification Jaime Davidson, MD
1:40 - 2:05pm Proactive Approaches to Early and Intensive Treatment of T2DM: The Role of Combination Therapy Jaime Davidson, MD
2:05 - 2:30pm Optimizing Insulin Regimens in T2DM: New Options and Strategies for Effective Glucose Control Lawrence Blonde, MD
2:30 - 2:55pm Clinical Case Challenge, Expert Panel Discussion and Q & A Lawrence Blonde, MD
Jaime Davidson, MD
2:55 - 3:10pm Afternoon Break
MODULE 4: OBESITY MANAGEMENT: NEW PERSPECTIVES AND THERAPEUTIC OPTIONS FOR A GROWING PROBLEM
3:10 - 3:35pm The Challenges of Preventing Obesity and Maintaining Effective Weight Loss Samuel Klein, MD
3:35 - 4:00pm Advances in Therapeutic Interventions for Achieving and Maintaining Weight Loss Harold E. Bays, MD
4:00 - 4:25pm Clinical Case Challenge & Expert Panel Discussion Harold E. Bays, MD
Samuel Klein, MD
4:25pm Closing Remarks Harold E. Bays, MD

Note: Agenda & Faculty are subject to change.


CMHC
BEST OF THE
Cardiometabolic Health Congress
2015 Regional Conference Series
Atlanta, GA
March 28, 2015
Dallas, TX
May 2, 2015
Las Vegas, NV
August 15, 2015

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