CMHC Press Release

Cardiometabolic Health Congress Joins Doctor-Patient Rights Project Coalition

November 29, 2017 (Boca Raton, FL) – CMHC has recently announced its partnership with the Doctor-Patient Rights Project, a non-profit advocacy coalition of clinicians, patients, companies, and activists aimed at restoring “the voice of doctors, nurses, and patients in medical-decision making.”

The overarching aim of DPRP is to promote a healthcare system in which doctors feel empowered to apply their training skills and expertise to drive patient care decisions. Originally founded in response to increasing levels of interference by third-parties, DPRP educates both policymakers and the general public about the critical roles of physicians and patients in making collective clinical decisions. The group also seeks to empower medical professionals and patients, while advocating for reform at the federal and state levels.

As cardiometabolic health becomes an increasingly critical facet of patient wellness—coupled with the need to address root symptoms of cardiometabolic disease—CMHC’s mutually aligned goals with DPRP include providing access to innovative and cost-effective therapies to improve patient care. Continuing its longstanding tradition of providing the latest, most current data and clinical education in cardiometabolic health, the partnership between CMHC and DPRP represents a step forward in collaboratively improving the landscape of healthcare.

About the Cardiometabolic Health Congress
The Cardiometabolic Health Congress (CMHC) is more than an annual conference or regional meeting. CMHC provides a single point of access for busy practitioners to stay abreast of evolving science, clinical practice advances, and continuing education in cardiometabolic disease prevention and management. CMHC provides a complete platform of education spanning live and digital communications that extends the energy and experience of our national and regional conferences throughout the year to an audience of frontline clinicians with vested interests in cardiometabolic health.

To learn more, register for any event, enroll in any training program, or exhibit at a CMHC event, please contact the office of Cardiometabolic Health Congress:

Phone: 877.571.4700
Email: [email protected]


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