2017 CMHC Program Agenda

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Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 – “Business of Medicine” Day

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Pre-Con BoM Session
The Patient-Centered Medical Home: A Foundation for Patient Satisfaction
Paul Grundy, MD

12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

NON-CME Session (Lunch)
Repatha®(evolocumab): A Focused Clinical Review

Sponsored by Amgen, Inc.

1:30 - 2:20 pm

Pre-Con BoM Session
Best Practices: Efficient and Cost Effective Management of the Authorization Process
Pamela B. Morris, MD
Kim K. Birtcher, PharmD
Supported by an educational grant from Sanofi US and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals.

2:30 - 3:20 pm

Pre-Con BoM Session
Expert Discussion: The Psychology Behind Patient Adherence
Robert H. Eckel, MD
William H. Polonsky, PhD, CDE

3:30 - 4:45 pm

Pre-Con BoM Featured Session
How to Grow Your Revenue By Enhancing Your Presence: In Person, On Camera & Online
Mark J. Tager, MD
Robert John Hughes

5:00 - 6:00 pm

NON-CME Session (Dinner)
Awaken a Transformation in Type 2 Diabetes Management
Sponsored by Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

6:00 - 7:00 pm

NON-CME Session (Dinner)
TBD

Sponsored by Novo Nordisk.

7:00 - 8:00 pm

NON-CME Session (Dinner)
TBD

Sponsored by Boehringer-Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc./Lilly USA

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Thursday, October 5, 2017

Thursday, October 5, 2017 – CMHC General Sessions

6:45 – 7:45 am

CME Breakfast Symposia

Session I: Dyslipidemia, Atherosclerosis and Cardiovascular Disease Risk Reduction

8:00 – 8:05 am

Opening Remarks
Christie M. Ballantyne, MD

8:05 – 9:05 am

FDA Update and Late Breaking Clinical Trials

Chair: Christie M. Ballantyne, MD

Panelists: Robert H. Eckel, MD
Jay S. Skyler, MD
Keith C. Ferdinand, MD
Deepak L. Bhatt, MD, MPH

9:05 – 10:05 am

Attacking Atherothrombosis: Which Approach to Take?

Chair: Christie M. Ballantyne, MD

Presenters: Paul M. Ridker, MD
Eugene Braunwald, MD
Marc S. Sabatine, MD

10:05 – 11:05 am

Morning Break – Exhibit Hall

11:05 am – 12:05 pm

MAIN KEYNOTE:
Gut Microbes as a Participant and Therapeutic Target in Cardiometabolic Diseases

Stanley L. Hazen, MD, PhD

12:15 – 1:30 pm

CME Lunch Symposia

1:40 – 2:20 pm

Mini Session
Lp(a) and Promising NEW Targets for Intervention

Sotirios Tsimikas, MD

2:20 – 3:20 pm

Afternoon Break – Exhibit Hall

3:20 – 4:00 pm

FEATURED SESSION
Topic: Triglycerides and HDL-C: Where Are We Now?

Robert H. Eckel, MD

4:00 – 4:50 pm

Multidisciplinary Case Consults: Challenging Lipid Cases

Chair: Christie M. Ballantyne, MD

Panelists: Robert H. Eckel, MD
Jay S. Skyler, MD
Kim K. Birtcher, PharmD

4:50 – 5:00 pm

Closing Remarks
Christie M. Ballantyne, MD

5:00 – 6:00 pm

Welcome Reception – Exhibit Hall
Christie M. Ballantyne, MD
George L. Bakris, MD
Robert H. Eckel, MD
Jay S. Skyler, MD

6:00 – 7:00 pm

NON-CME Session (Dinner)
TBD

Sponsored by Amarin Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

7:00 – 8:30 pm

CME Dinner Symposia

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Friday, October 6, 2017

Friday, October 6, 2017 – CMHC General Sessions

6:45 – 7:45 am

CME Breakfast Symposia

Session II: Lifestyle Management of Cardiovascular Disease

8:00 – 8:05 am

Opening Remarks
Robert H. Eckel, MD

8:05 – 8:55 am

FEATURED SESSION
Topic: Novel Mechanisms for the Link Between Obesity and Type 2 Diabetes

Barbara Kahn, MD

8:55 – 9:45 am

Cardiometabolic Disorders: Diet Quality, Quantity and Beyond

Chair: Robert H. Eckel, MD

Presenters: Jamy Ard, MD
Janet M. de Jesus, MS, RD
John P. Foreyt, PhD

9:45 – 10:45 am

Morning Break – Exhibit Hall

10:55 – 11:25 am

Mini Session: Sleep Science: Effect of the Circadian Rhythm on Obesity and CVD
Joseph T. Bass, MD

11:25 am – 12:15 pm

Multidisciplinary Case Consults: Lifestyle and Obesity Management in the Cardiometabolic Patient

Chair: Robert H. Eckel, MD

Panelists: George L. Bakris, MD
Christie M. Ballantyne, MD
Jay S. Skyler, MD
Janet M. de Jesus, MS, RD
Johannes Scholl, MD

12:25 – 1:40 pm

CME Lunch Symposia

Session III: Diabetes Management

1:40 – 1:45 pm

Opening Remarks
Jay S. Skyler, MD

1:45 – 2:25 pm

FEATURED SESSION
Topic: New Insights Into Insulin Resistance and How the Body Responds to It

C. Ronald Kahn, MD

2:25 – 3:00 pm

Reaching Glycemic Goals for Patients with T2DM: Insulin and Non-Insulin Therapies
Anne L. Peters, MD

3:00 – 4:00 pm

Afternoon Break – Exhibit Hall

4:00 – 5:15 pm

Managing Microvascular Complications of Diabetes for Improved Patient Outcomes

Chair: Jay S. Skyler, MD

Panelists: Thomas Gardner, MD
George L. Bakris, MD
Roy L. Freeman, MD

5:15 – 5:55 pm

Multidisciplinary Case Consults: Challenging T2DM Patient Cases

Chair: Jay S. Skyler, MD

Panelists: Robert H. Eckel, MD
George L. Bakris, MD
Christie M. Ballantyne, MD
Davida Kruger, MSN, APN-BC, BC-ADM

5:55 – 6:00 pm

Closing Remarks
Jay S. Skyler, MD

6:00 – 7:00 pm

Closing Reception – Exhibit Hall

7:00 – 8:15 pm

CME Dinner Symposia

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Saturday, October 7, 2017

Saturday, October 7, 2017 – CMHC General Sessions

6:45 – 7:45 am

CME Breakfast Symposia

Session IV: Hypertension, Cardio-renal, Heart Failure

8:00 – 8:05 am

Opening Remarks
George L. Bakris, MD

8:05 – 8:55 am

FEATURED SESSION
Topic: Metabolomics and Kidney Disease

Kumar Sharma, MD

8:55 – 9:25 am

2017 Guideline Updates: Blood Pressure and Resistant Hypertension
David A. Calhoun, MD

9:25 – 9:55 am

Morning Break – Grand Ballroom Foyer

9:55 – 11:05 am

Integrative Topics in Blood Pressure and Hypertension Management

Chair: George L. Bakris, MD

Presenters: Kumar Sharma, MD
Virend Somers, MD
David G. Harrison, MD

11:05 – 11:55 am

Multidisciplinary Case Consults: Challenging Patient Cases in Hypertension, Cardio-Renal, and Heart Failure

Chair: George L. Bakris, MD

Panelists: Robert H. Eckel, MD
Jay S. Skyler, MD
Christie M. Ballantyne, MD
Keith C. Ferdinand, MD
Kumar Sharma, MD
David A. Calhoun, MD

11:55 am – 12:25 pm

Mini Session: Kidney Disease in the Elderly
George L. Bakris, MD

12:25 – 12:30 pm

Closing Remarks
George L. Bakris, MD

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Note: Agenda & Faculty are subject to change.