CMHC West Professional Medical Education


Round out your CMHC educational experience by attending Professional Medical Education/Product Theater symposia focused on novel therapies. These non-certified activities are planned solely by the sponsoring organizations/companies. There are no additional fees to attend once you have registered for CMHC West and meals or refreshments may be provided. Register for CMHC West today and attend these activities.


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Non-CME Lunch Symposium · Friday, May 3, 2019 · 12:15pm – 1:30pm · AKIMEL BALLROOM

Reduce Cardiovascular Risk With VASCEPA® (icosapent ethyl): Evidence From REDUCE-IT

Faculty: Krishnaswami Vijayaraghavan, MD

Despite the benefits of LDL-C lowering, many patients on statin therapy with elevated triglycerides remain at risk for cardiovascular disease. The unprecedented data from the VASCEPA® cardiovascular outcomes trial, REDUCE-IT™, and its potential impact on patient care will be evaluated in this presentation. In addition, the unique mechanisms of action and safety of single-agent, EPA-only VASCEPA will be reviewed. Join us at this program to discuss how to Reduce Cardiovascular Risk With VASCEPA® (icosapent ethyl): Evidence From REDUCE-IT™.

Visit the Amarin booth for more information.

Financial support for this program is provided by Amarin Pharma, Inc.