Friday, August 7, 2020

5:30 – 6:00 AM

Registration

6:00 – 7:15 AM

CME Breakfast Symposium

Challenging the Status-Quo: The Cardiorenal Protection with SGLT-2 Inhibitors in T2DM and Beyond--Expert Debate and Discussions

Chair: George L. Bakris, MD

Faculty: Robert H. Eckel, MD

Supported by an educational grant from AstraZeneca.

SESSION I: OBESITY AND LIFESTYLE MEDICINE

7:25 – 7:30 AM

Chair Introduction and Opening Remarks

Robert H. Eckel, MD

7:30 – 7:50 AM

Exercise: A Practical Approach

John M. Jakicic, PhD

7:50 – 8:10 AM

Challenges and Advances in Obesity Pharmacotherapy

Ken Fujioka, MD

8:10 – 8:30 AM

The Spectrum of NAFLD and NASH: What the Primary Care Clinician, Endocrinologist, and Cardiologist Should Know

8:30 – 9:00 AM

Keynote
The Practical Management of Obesity

Robert F. Kushner, MD

9:05 – 9:35 AM

Morning Break and Exhibits

9:40 – 9:45 AM

Introduction: Expert Debates in Nutrition

Robert H. Eckel, MD

9:45 – 10:25 AM

Part I: Digging Through Nutritional Controversies in Cardiometabolic Health

Monica Aggarwal, MD, FACC; Ronald Krauss, MD; Alice H. Lichtenstein, D.Sc.

10:25 – 10:45 AM

Part II: Panel Discussion and Q&A

Chair: Robert H. Eckel, MD

Panelists: Monica Aggarwal, MD, FACC; Ronald Krauss, MD; Alice H. Lichtenstein, D.Sc.

10:45 AM

Closing Remarks

Robert H. Eckel, MD

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

PME Lunch Symposium (NON–CME)

Sponsored by Boehringer-Ingelheim.

SESSION II: DIABETES MANAGEMENT

12:15 – 12:15 PM

Chair Introduction

Robert H. Eckel, MD

12:15 – 12:40 PM

Metabolic Surgery: Beyond Weight Control– Its Role in Diabetes Remission

Robert E. Ratner, MD

12:40 – 1:05 PM

Prediabetes: How Can We Delay the Progression to Diabetes – Implications for Frontline clinicians

Leigh Perreault, MD

1:05 – 1:30 PM

Type 2 Diabetes in Children and Young Adults – Lessons from the RISE Studies

1:30 – 2:00 PM

Type 2 Diabetes Management When Cost and Access Are an Issue: a 2020 Update

Robert E. Ratner, MD

2:00 – 2:30 PM

Afternoon Break and Exhibits

2:35 – 2:55 PM

Intensive Glucose Control for T2DM: A 2020 Update

Athena Phillis-Tsimikas, MD

2:55 – 3:25 PM

Translating Evidence to Practice Debate: Which comes first, GLP–1 RAs or SGLT–2 Inhibitors in Patients with T2D and Cardiovascular Disease?

Tracy Y. Wang, MD

3:25 – 4:00 PM

Expert Panel Discussion and Q&A

Chair: Robert H. Eckel, MD

Panelists: Athena Phillis-Tsimikas, MD; Robert E. Ratner, MD; Tracy Y. Wang, MD

4:00 – 5:30 PM

Reception on the Terrace and PME Dinner Symposium (NON-CME)

Saturday, August 8, 2020

5:30 – 6:00 AM

Registration

6:00 – 7:15 AM

CME Breakfast Symposium

SESSION III: KIDNEY DISEASE/HEART FAILURE/HYPERTENSION

7:25 – 7:30 AM

Chair Introduction

George L. Bakris, MD

7:30 – 8:10 AM

Resistant Hypertension: Diagnosis and Management

John Flack, MD

8:10 – 8:50 AM

Challenging Cases/Issues in Hypertension

Raymond R. Townsend, MD;Michael A. Weber, MD

8:55 – 9:25 AM

Morning Break and Exhibits

9:30 – 10:00 AM

Advances in the Prevention and Treatment of HF

10:00 – 10:30 AM

Improving Renal Outcomes with SGLT–2 Inhibitors and GLP–1 RAs

George L. Bakris, MD

10:30 – 10:55 AM

Expert Panel Discussion and Q&A

Moderator: George L. Bakris, MD

Panelists: John Flack, MD;Raymond R. Townsend, MD; Michael A. Weber, MD;

11:10 AM – 12:10 PM

PME Lunch Symposium (NON–CME)

Sponsored by Amarin Pharma, Inc.

SESSION IV: DYSLIPIDEMIA/ATHEROSCLEROSIS/THROMBOSIS

12:25 – 12:30 PM

Chair Introduction

Christie M. Ballantyne, MD

12:30 – 1:00 PM

Individualizing lipid therapy: from evidence to practice

Salim S. Virani, MD, PhD, FACC, FAHA

1:00 – 1:20 PM

Statin Drug–Drug Interactions in Cardiovascular Patients: An Underappreciated Issue

1:20 – 1:50 PM

Updates in Secondary ASCVD Prevention

Christie M. Ballantyne, MD

1:55 – 2:25 PM

Afternoon Break and Exhibits

2:30 – 3:00 PM

Opportunities for ASCVD Prevention and Treatment in Individuals of South Asian Ancestry

Pam R. Taub, MD

3:00 – 3:40 PM

Update on Antiplatelet and Antithrombotic Therapy in the Cardiometabolic Patient

3:40 – 4:00 PM

Expert Panel Discussion and Q&A

Moderator: Christie M. Ballantyne, MD

Panelists: Robert H. Eckel, MD; Pam R. Taub, MD; Salim S. Virani, MD, PhD, FACC, FAHA;

4:00 PM

Meeting Closing Remarks

Christie M. Ballantyne, MD

4:15 – 5:15 PM

PME Light Bites Symposium (NON–CME)

Sunday, August 9, 2020
Complexities in Cardiometabolic Care Summit

7:00 – 7:25 AM

Registration and Breakfast

7:25 – 7:30 AM

Introduction and Opening Remarks

Robert H. Eckel, MD

7:30 – 8:00 AM

Cardiometabolic Medicine Subspecialty: The Future is Now.

Robert H. Eckel, MD

8:00 – 8:30 AM

How Much Prevention Can a Patient Take?

8:30 – 9:00 AM

Patient–Clinician Story

9:00 – 11:00 AM

Tackling the Complexity of Cardiometabolic Care: Challenging Patient Cases & Interactive Panel Discussion

Chair: Robert H. Eckel, MD

Panelists: George L. Bakris, MD; Christie M. Ballantyne, MD;

11:00 – 11:05 AM

Closing Remarks