Schedule by Topic

Pre-Conference Wednesday October 21

Pre-Conference

Impact of Ethnicity and Race in Cardiometabolic Health:

Implications for Risk Assessment and Management

FDA Update and Keynote Thursday October 22

 

FDA Update and Keynote

Session II Thursday October 22

Session I

Hypertension / Heart Failure / Kidney

Session II Friday October 23

Session II

Dyslipidemia / Atherosclerosis / Thrombosis

Session III Friday October 23

Session III

Diabetes

Session IV Saturday October 24

Session IV

Obesity & Lifestyle

Wednesday, October 21

Pre-Conference

Impact of Ethnicity and Race in Cardiometabolic Health:
Implications for Risk Assessment and Management

12:00 - 1:00 PM

PME Lunch (Non-CME)

1:15 - 1:15 PM

Opening Remarks

Keith C. Ferdinand, MD (Chair)

1:15 - 1:35 PM

The Role of Racial, Ethnic, and Social Factors in Cardiometabolic Health: An Overview

Keith C. Ferdinand, MD

1:35 - 1:55 PM

Managing T2D in the Hispanic/Latino Population

1:55 - 2:15 PM

The Efficacy of Combination Pills for Hypertension and Hypercholesterolemia in African Americans

2:15 - 2:45 PM

Evolving Treatment Paradigms, New Therapies, New Guidelines, But at What Cost?

Deirdre J. Mattina, MD

2:45 - 3:15 PM

Expert Panel Discussion and Audience Q & A

Chair: Keith C. Ferdinand, MD
Panel: Deirdre J. Mattina, MD

3:15 - 3:45 PM

Afternoon Break

3:50 - 4:50 PM

Primetime Symposium

4:55 - 5:15 PM

Do Diabetes Cardiovascular Outcomes Trials Have a Minority Problem?

Leonor Corsino, MD

5:15 - 5:35 PM

The Racial and Ethnic Differences in Cardiometabolic Risk Factors and What They Mean for Your Practice

Carlos J. Rodriguez, MD

5:35 - 5:55 PM

How Should You Counsel Patients Who Live in Food Deserts?

Alanna A. Morris, MD

5:55 - 6:25 PM

Expert Panel Discussion and Audience Q & A

Chair: Keith C. Ferdinand, MD
Panel: Leonor Corsino, MD; Alanna A. Morris, MD; Carlos J. Rodriguez, MD

6:30 - 7:30 PM

PME Dinner (Non-CME)

Thursday, October 22

Friday, October 23

Saturday, October 24

Session IV: Obesity & Lifestyle

7:00 - 8:00 AM

PME Breakfast Symposium (Non-CME)

8:05 - 8:05 AM

Opening Remarks

Robert H. Eckel, MD

8:05 - 8:25 AM

Physical Activity and Obesity Management

Holly R. Wyatt, MD

8:25 - 8:55 AM

Nutrition and Cardiometabolic Disease Management

9:00 - 10:00 AM

Primetime Symposium

10:05 - 10:35 AM

Morning Break

10:35 - 10:55 AM

What BMI Should Be Used for Metabolic Surgery?

10:55 - 11:25 AM

Behavioral Strategies in Obesity Management

Louis J. Aronne, MD

11:25 - 11:45 AM

The Obesity Paradox: Is It Real?

11:45 AM - 12:15 PM

Expert Panel Discussion

Chair: Robert H. Eckel, MD
Panel: Louis J. Aronne, MD; Holly R. Wyatt, MD

FDA Update and Keynote

7:00 - 8:00 AM

PME Breakfast Symposium (Non-CME)

8:05 - 9:35 AM

Opening Remarks & FDA Update and Late Breaking Trials

Chair: Christie M. Ballantyne, MD
Panel: Robert H. Eckel, MD; Keith C. Ferdinand, MD; Anne L. Peters

9:35 - 10:05 AM

Keynote
Evolving Paradigms in Cardiovascular Research and Care: Reflections and Perspectives

Eugene BraunwaldEugene Braunwald, MD

10:05 - 10:50 AM

Morning Break & Exhibits

10:55 - 11:55 AM

Primetime Symposium

SESSION I: Hypertension/Heart Failure/Kidney

12:00 - 12:00 PM

Opening Remarks

George L. Bakris, MD

12:00 - 12:20 PM

Understanding How to Interpret Signals from the Kidney When BP Is Controlled

George L. Bakris, MD

12:25 - 1:25 PM

PME Lunch Symposium (Non-CME)

1:30 - 1:50 PM

Hypertension and sleep disorders

1:50 - 2:10 PM

From Bench to Bedside: Understanding Kidney Signals in the Setting of a Failing Heart

John C. Burnett Jr., MD

2:10 - 2:55 PM

Afternoon Break & Exhibits

3:00 - 4:00 PM

Primetime Symposium

4:05 - 4:35 PM

Transthyretin Cardiac Amyloidosis: An Underestimated Cause of HF

4:35 - 5:20 PM

Challenging Cardio-Renal Cases & Panel Discussion

Chair: George L. Bakris, MD


Panel: John C. Burnett Jr., MD

5:30 - 6:20 PM

Exhibit Hall Welcome Reception

6:20 - 7:20 PM

PME Dinner Symposium (non-CME)

Session II: Dyslipidemia/Atherosclerosis/Thrombosis

7:00 - 8:00 AM

PME Breakfast Symposium (Non-CME)

8:05 - 8:05 AM

Opening Remarks

Christie M. Ballantyne, MD

8:05 - 8:35 AM

Updates on the Role of Inflammation in CVD Risk

Paul M. Ridker, MD

8:40 - 9:40 AM

Primetime Symposium

9:45 - 10:30 AM

Morning Break & Exhibits

10:30 - 11:00 AM

How Should High Lp(a) Levels Be Addressed?

Patrick M. Moriarty, MD

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Challenging Lipid Management Cases & Panel Discussion

Chair: Christie M. Ballantyne, MD
Panel: Patrick M. Moriarty, MD; Paul M. Ridker, MD

12:05 - 1:05 PM

PME Lunch Symposium (non-CME)

Session III: Diabetes

1:10 - 1:10 PM

Opening Remarks

Anne L. Peters, MD

1:10 - 1:40 PM

Insulin Resistance: A 2020 Update

1:45 - 2:45 PM

Primetime Symposium

2:50 - 3:20 PM

Emerging Targets in Diabetes Treatment: What Dual Agent Should Be Developed?

Kathleen M. Dungan, MD, MPH

3:20 - 4:05 PM

Afternoon Break & Exhibit Hall Closing

4:05 - 4:35 PM

Expert Perspective: Disparities in Diabetes Guidelines

Athena Phillis-Tsimikas, MD

4:35 - 5:35 PM

Multi-disciplinary Cases in T2D and Expert Panel Discussion

Chair: Anne L. Peters, MD
Panel: Kathleen M. Dungan, MD, MPH; Robert H. Eckel, MD; Athena Phillis-Tsimikas, MD

5:40 - 6:40 PM

PME Dinner Symposium (Non-CME)