Thursday, October 14

A Wolf in Sheep's Clothing: Actionable Cardiometabolic Rare Diseases You Might Miss

RARE LIPID DISORDERS

12:00 PM – 12:05 PM
Opening Remarks
Christie M. Ballantyne, MD
12:05 PM – 12:25 PM
Overview of Rare Forms of Severe Hypertriglyceridemia
Rebecca J Brown, MD, MHSc
12:25 PM – 12:45 PM
Overview of Rare Forms of Severe Hypercholesterolemia
Robert S. Rosenson, MD
12:45 PM – 1:15 PM
Expert Panel Discussion & Case Presentations: Lipid Disorders
Moderator: Christie M. Ballantyne, MD
Panelists: Rebecca J Brown, MD, MHSc; Robert S. Rosenson, MD
1:15 PM – 2:15 PM
Primetime CME Symposium
2:15 PM – 2:30 PM
Refresh and Recharge Break

RARE CARDIOVASCULAR DISORDERS

2:30 PM – 2:45 PM
Transthyretin Amyloyid Cardiomyopathy (ATTR-CM)
Ola Akinboboye, MD
2:45 PM – 3:00 PM
Fabry Disease
John L. Jefferies, MD
3:00 PM – 3:15 PM
Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
Sonja Bartolome MD, FCCP
3:15 PM – 3:40 PM
Expert Panel Discussion & Case Presentations: CV Disorders
Moderator: Keith C. Ferdinand, MD
Panelists: Sonja Bartolome MD, FCCP; John L. Jefferies, MD; Ola Akinboboye, MD

RARE DIABETES DISORDERS

3:40 PM – 3:55 PM
Latent Autoimmune Diabetes in Adults (LADA)
Kathleen Dungan, MD, MPH
3:55 PM – 4:10 PM
Maturity-Onset Diabetes of the Young (MODY)
Rochelle Naylor, MD
4:10 PM – 4:25 PM
COVID-19 and New-Onset Diabetes
Irl B.Hirsch, MD
4:25 PM – 4:45 PM
Expert Panel Discussion & Case Presentations: Diabetes Disorders
Moderator: Anne L. Peters, MD
Panelists: Kathleen Dungan, MD, MPH; Irl B.Hirsch, MD; Rochelle Naylor, MD
4:45 PM – 5:00 PM
Refresh and Recharge Break

RARE OBESITY DISORDERS

5:00 PM – 5:15 PM
Alström Syndrome
Clair A. Francomano, MD
5:15 PM – 5:30 PM
Other Monogenic Forms of Obesity: POMC & LEPR Deficiencies
5:30 PM – 6:00 PM
Expert Panel Discussion & Case Presentations: Obesity Disorders
Moderator: Robert H. Eckel, MD
Panelists: Clair A. Francomano, MD
6:00 PM – 6:30 PM
Refresh and Recharge Break
6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
PME Symposium (non-CME)

Friday, October 15

FDA Update and Keynote

7:00 AM – 7:45 AM
PME Breakfast Symposium (non-CME)
Sponsored by Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc and Lilly USA, LLC.
7:45 AM – 8:15 AM
Coffee Break
8:15 AM – 9:45 AM
Opening Remarks & FDA Update and Late Breaking Trials
Moderator: Christie M. Ballantyne, MD
Presenters: Keith C. Ferdinand, MD; Robert H. Eckel, MD; Anne L. Peters, MD; Deepak L. Bhatt, MD, MPH; George L. Bakris, MD
9:45 AM – 10:15 AM
Keynote
10:15 AM – 10:45 AM
Exhibit Hall Break & Meet the Experts
10:45 AM – 11:45 AM
Primetime CME Symposium
Challenges and Advances in Long-Term Obesity Management: Interpreting and Applying the Evidence to Patient Care
Chair: Harold E. Bays, MD
Faculty: Louis J. Aronne, MD; Karli Burridge, PA-C, MMS, FOMA
Supported by an educational grant from Novo Nordisk.

Session I: Obesity & Lifestyle

11:45 AM
Opening Remarks
Robert H. Eckel, MD
11:45 AM – 12:05 PM
Interventions Across the Weight Continuum: The Importance of Recognizing and Addressing Pre-Obesity
Michelle Look,MD, FAAFP, ABOM YouTube
12:05 PM – 12:35 PM
Exhibit Hall Break & Meet the Experts
12:35 PM – 1:35 PM
PME Lunch Symposium (non-CME)
Close to the Heart: The Importance of Recognizing Cardiovascular Risk in Type 2 Diabetes
Sponsored by Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc and Lilly USA, LLC.
1:35 PM – 2:05 PM
Exhibit Hall Break & Meet the Experts
2:05 PM – 3:05 PM
Examining Nutritional Approaches to Cardiometabolic Health: Controversies and Perspectives
Kim A. Williams, Sr., MD; Stephen Devries, MD; Kevin D. Hall, PhD
3:05 PM – 3:35 PM
Challenges and Advances in NAFLD and NASH: Interpreting The Evolving Diagnostic and Treatment Landscape
Christos S. Mantzoros, MD
3:35 PM – 4:05 PM
Physical Activity: Is There a Correct Approach?
James O. Hill, PhD YouTube Katrina L. Piercy, PhD, RD, ACSM-CEP, FACSM; Holly R. Wyatt, MD
4:05 PM – 5:00 PM
Challenging Obesity Cases & Panel Discussion
Moderator: Robert H. Eckel, MD
Panelists: Stephen Devries, MD; Kevin D. Hall, PhD; James O. Hill, PhD; Michelle Look,MD, FAAFP, ABOM; Christos S. Mantzoros, MD; Katrina L. Piercy, PhD, RD, ACSM-CEP, FACSM; Kim A. Williams, Sr., MD;Holly R. Wyatt, MD
5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Happy Hour & Giveaways
6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
PME Symposium (non-CME)
Sponsored by Esperion Therapeutics.

Saturday, October 16

Session II: Dyslipidemia/Atherosclerosis/Thrombosis

7:00 AM – 8:00 AM
Sunrise CME Symposium
Prevention and Treatment of Influenza in High-Risk Patients with Cardiometabolic Comorbidities: Interpreting the Evidence to Decrease the Risk of Complications
Supported by an educational grant from Genentech, a member of the Roche Group.
8:00 AM – 8:15 AM
Refresh and Recharge Break
8:15 AM
Opening Remarks
Christie M. Ballantyne, MD
8:15 AM – 8:35 AM
Inflammation and Cardiovascular Disease: Lessons Learned from Clinical Trials
Paul M. Ridker, MD
8:35 AM – 9:05 AM
Controversies Related to Primary ASCVD Risk Assessment and Management
Pamela B. Morris, MD
9:05 AM – 9:25 AM
Imaging Atherosclerosis: Advances and Gaps in Knowledge
Matthew J. Budoff, MD YouTube
9:25 AM – 10:25 AM
Primetime CME Symposium
10:25 AM – 10:55 AM
Exhibit Hall Break & Meet the Experts
10:55 AM – 11:20 AM
Omega 3s, Niacin, Fibrates, High-Dose Statins and Beyond: How Do we Address Elevated Triglycerides? YouTube
Karol E. Watson, MD
11:20 AM – 12:00 PM
Challenging Lipid Management Cases & Panel Discussion
Moderator: Christie M. Ballantyne, MD
Panelists: Matthew J. Budoff, MD; Robert H. Eckel, MD; Pamela B. Morris, MD; Paul M. Ridker, MD; Karol E. Watson, MD
12:00 PM – 12:30 PM
Exhibit Hall Break & Meet the Experts
12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
PME Lunch Symposium (non-CME)
Sponsored by Merck Sharp and Dohme Corp.
1:30 PM – 2:00 PM
Exhibit Hall Break & Meet the Experts

Session III: Diabetes

2:00 PM
Opening Remarks
Anne L. Peters, MD
2:00 PM – 2:20 PM
Controversies About A1c, CGM, and Time in Range
Grazia Aleppo, MD, FACE, FACP
2:20 PM – 2:50 PM
Beyond Glucose Lowering: Keeping Up with The Broadened Scope of Diabetes Drugs and The Evolving Guidelines
Vanita R. Aroda, MD
2:50 PM – 3:50 PM
Primetime CME Symposium
Reducing Cardiovascular Risk with GLP-1 RAs in Diabetes Patients: Evolving Concepts and Paradigm Shifts
Chair: Vanita R. Aroda, MD
Faculty: Richard E. Pratley, MD
Supported by an educational grant from Novo Nordisk.
3:50 PM – 4:10 PM
Evaluation and Treatment of Diabetic Neuropathy
Rodica Pop-Busui MD, PhD
4:10 PM – 4:30 PM
Management of CVD and CVD Risk in Patients with Type 1 Diabetes
Bernard Zinman OC, MDCM, FRCPC, FACP
4:30 PM – 5:00 PM
Multi-disciplinary Cases in T2D and Expert Panel Discussion
Moderator: Anne L. Peters, MD
Panelists: Grazia Aleppo, MD, FACE, FACP; Rodica Pop-Busui MD, PhD; Bernard Zinman OC, MDCM, FRCPC, FACP
5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Closing Reception
6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
PME Dinner Symposium (non-CME)
A New Direction for CGM Use in Type 2 Diabetes: Evidence from the MOBILE Study
Grazia Aleppo, MD, FACE, FACP
Sponsored by Dexcom.

Sunday, October 17

Session IV: Hypertension/HF/Kidney

7:00 AM – 7:05 AM
Opening Remarks
George L. Bakris, MD
7:05 AM – 7:30 AM
Upcoming and Emerging Therapies for Uncontrolled Hypertension
Rajiv Agarwal, MD
7:30 AM – 7:50 AM
Resistant Hypertension
George L. Bakris, MD
7:50 AM – 8:30 AM
Challenging HTN Cases & Expert Panel Discussion
Moderator: George L. Bakris, MD
Panelist: Rajiv Agarwal, MD
8:30 AM – 8:45 AM
Refresh and Recharge Break
8:45 AM – 9:45 AM
Primetime CME Symposium
Challenges and Advances in Diabetic Kidney Disease: Tackling the Drivers of CKD Progression in T2DM
Chair: George L. Bakris, MD
Faculty: Rajiv Agarwal, MD; Bertram Pitt, MD
Supported by an educational grant from Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals Inc.
9:45 AM – 10:10 AM
Understanding the Evolving Spectrum of HF: From HFrEF to HFmrEF to HFpEF
Alanna A. Morris, MD
10:10 AM – 10:40 AM
Updates and Perspectives: Have We Changed the Trajectory of CKD Progression?
Janet B. McGill, MD YouTube
10:40 AM – 11:00 AM
Acute Kidney Injury: When Should You Be Concerned?
Jay L. Koyner, MD
11:00 AM – 11:45 AM
Challenging HF/Kidney Cases & Expert Panel Discussion
Moderator: George L. Bakris, MD
Panelists: Alanna A. Morris, MD; Jay L. Koyner, MD; Janet B. McGill, MD