About

The visionaries at Cardiometabolic Health Congress (CMHC) – inspired by top experts in women’s health – have designed a masterclass to address the challenges in optimizing cardiometabolic health in women across the lifespan. The Women’s Cardiometabolic Health and Wellness Masterclass, led by co-chairs Pam R. Taub, MD and Erin D. Michos, MD, MHS, will explore the significant differences in risk factors, symptom presentation, preventive strategies, and treatment for cardiometabolic diseases in women, as well as important implications for patient care. This interactive educational experience will feature engaging conversations, evidence-based presentations, and clinical insights from renowned experts.

EARN 6+ CME/CE CREDITS

LIMITED ATTENDANCE

The attendance at the first-of-its-kind Women’s Cardiometabolic Health and Wellness Masterclass is limited to just 200 seats. This fixed capacity is designed to facilitate the intimate and relaxing environment at the heart of this educational Masterclass concept. Because of the limited nature of this event, interested attendees are encouraged to register early to reserve their spot at Terranea.

Agenda

Time

11:00am - 12:00pm

check-in & meet and greet

Join us on the back lawn of the beautiful Terranea Resort to check in, meet fellow attendees and faculty, and get excited for the Masterclass before the official program kicks off!

Time

12:00pm - 12:20pm

FACULTY

Pam R. Taub, MD, FACC, FASPC
Erin D. Michos, MD, MHS, FACC, FAHA, FASE, FASPC

Welcome and Introductions
Time

12:20pm - 1:20pm

FACULTY

Pam R. Taub, MD, FACC
Michelle M. Kittleson, MD, PhD
Anuradha Lala-Trindade, MD

CME Lunch Symposium
The Disproportionate Burden of Heart Failure in Women: Advances & Expert Perspectives to Improve Diagnosis and Treatment

This activity is supported by an independent educational grant from Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and Eli Lilly and Company

Time

1:20pm - 1:50pm

Exhibit Hall Break
Time

1:50pm - 2:10pm

FACULTY

Sadiya S. Khan, MD, MSc, FACC

Adverse Cardiovascular and Cardiometabolic Complications Associated with Pregnancy
Time

2:10pm - 2:30pm

FACULTY

C. Noel Bairey Merz, MD, FACC

CORONARY DISEASE IN WOMEN
Time

2:30pm - 2:50pm

FACULTY

TBD

Closing the Gaps in the Diagnosis and Management of Aortic Stenosis in Women: The Role of TAVR in Improving Outcomes
Time

2:50pm - 3:20pm

FACULTY

Sunny Smith, MD

BRAIN BREAK WITH SUNNY SMITH
Time

3:20pm - 3:40pm

FACULTY

Shaista Malik, MD, PhD, MPH

Treatment of Menopausal Symptoms & Cardiovascular Risk Considerations
Time

3:40pm - 4:30pm

FACULTY

MODERATORS: Pam R. Taub, MD, FACC, FASPC and Erin D. Michos, MD, MHS, FACC, FAHA, FASE, FASPC

Expert Panel Discussion and Q & A
Panel: Sadiya S. Khan, MD, MSc; C. Noel Bairey Merz, MD
Time

4:30pm - 5:00pm

FACULTY

MODERATOR:
PANEL: Martha Gulati, MD, FACC; Shaista Malik, MD, PhD, MPH; Roxana Mehran, MD, FACC

Panel Discussion
Reflections on Resilience: Insights on Overcoming Professional and Personal Challenges
Time

5:30pm - 6:30pm

EXHIBIT HALL BREAK
Time

6:30pm - 7:30pm

FACULTY

TBD

light BItes PME Symposium
Time

7:30pm - 8:30pm

welcome reception and networking
Time

7:00 AM – 8:00 AM

Sunrise Fitness on the Lawn

Aria Aloi, NASM-Certified Fitness Instructor

Time

8:30 AM – 9:30 AM

FACULTY

Helen Baron, MD;
Matthew J. Budoff, MD

Sponsored by Novo Nordisk

PME Breakfast Symposium
Time

9:30 AM – 10:00 AM

Exhibit hall Break
Time

10:00 AM – 10:20 AM

FACULTY

Rachel Perry, MD, MPH

Contraception in Women with Cardiovascular Risk
Time

10:20 AM – 10:40 AM

FACULTY

Andrea Dunaif, MD

Long Term Cardiometabolic Risk in PCOS
Time

10:40 AM – 11:00 AM

Time

Ulrika Birgersdotter-Green, MD

Arrhythmias in Women
Time

11:00 AM – 11:20 AM

FACULTY

Lori B. Daniels, MD, MAS, FACC, FAHA

Stratifying Cardiovascular Risk in Women: From Biomarkers to Breast Arterial Calcification
Time

11:20 AM – 11:40 AM

FACULTY

Fatima Cody Stanford, MD, MPH, MPA, MBA, FAAP, FACP, FAHA, FAMWA, FTOS

Ethnic and Racial Disparities in Women’s Cardiometabolic Health: Challenges and Perspectives
Time

11:40 AM – 12:30 PM

FACULTY

MODERATOR: Pam R. Taub, MD, FACC; Erin D. Michos, MD, MHS, FACC, FAHA, FASE, FASPC

PANEL: Lori B. Daniels, MD, MAS, FACC, FAHA;
Andrea Dunaif, MD;
Rachel Perry, MD, MPH;
Fatima Cody Stanford, MD, MPH, MPA, MBA, FAAP, FACP, FAHA, FAMWA, FTOS

Expert Q & A, Audience Interactive Questions and Panel Discussion
Time

12:30 PM – 1:00 PM

Exhibit Hall Break
Time

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

PME Lunch Symposium

Sponsored by Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Time

2:00 PM – 2:45 PM

FACULTY

MODERATOR: Pam R. Taub, MD, FACC, FASPC

PANEL: Mohamed A. Eid, MD, MPH, MHA;
Roxana Mehran, MD, FACC
JoAnne Foody, MD, FACC;
Kelly Lewis, PharmD
Christie M. Ballantyne, MD

Breaking the Glass Ceiling: Increasing the Representation of Women in Clinical Trial Leadership
Time

2:45 PM – 3:15 PM

Exhibit hall Break
Time

3:15 PM – 4:00 PM

PME Symposium
Time

4:00 PM – 4:30 PM

PME symposium
Time

4:30 PM – 5:00 PM

FACULTY

Ramona Master, MD

Cultivating calm amidst the chaos
Time

5:00 PM – 5:30 PM

Break
Time

5:30 PM – 6:00 PM

Instructors

Vanessa "V" Aguirre
Christie M. Ballantyne, MD

Wellness Activity – V-Works Zumba

Join instructor Vanessa “V” Aguirre and CMHC Chair, Christie M. Ballantyne for an energizing zumba session before the evening reception.

Time

6:00 PM – 6:30 PM

Break
Time

6:30 PM – 8:00 PM

FACULTY

HONORING: Karol E. Watson, MD, PhD, FACC;
Martha Gulati, MD, FACC;
JoAnne Foody, MD, FACC;
Kelly Lewis, PharmD;
Roxana Mehran, MD, FACC
Dipti Itchhaporia, MD, FACC

Female Luminaries in Cardiometabolic Health Dinner Reception
Time

8:00 AM

5K Run/Walk

Walk or run with us for a breathtaking 3.1 miles around the gorgeous Terranea Resort!

Time

8:30 AM – 10:00 AM

Breakfast on the Lawn
Time

10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Farewell & Check-Out

WELLNESS ACTIVITIES

More than a conference, this meeting is a true wellness masterclass. The beautiful setting at Terranea facilitates ample opportunities for relaxing and recharging. The agenda has been thoughtfully designed to allow time for exploration, mindfulness, exercise, and whole-body wellness. Enjoy a Brain Break with Sunny Smith, MD, Zumba with Dr. Christie Ballantyne, Sunrise Fitness on the Lawn with CMHC team member Aria Aloi, Coaching Session: Cultivating Calm Amidst the Chaos with Ramona Master, MD, several Refresh and Recharge Breaks between educational sessions, a choose-your-own-pace 5K walk/jog, and many more opportunities for reconnecting with yourself and your surroundings.

TERRANEA RESORT

The Women’s Cardiometabolic Health and Wellness Masterclass will take place at the sun-splashed, seaside Terranea (ter-ra-NAY-a) Resort in beautiful Rancho Palos Verdes, California. From its cliffside perch on the Palos Verdes Peninsula, visitors of Terranea enjoy breathtaking views of tranquil Pacific waves, outdoor adventures in the 102-acre resort landscape, and ultimate relaxation opportunities. The five-star amenities and natural beauty of Terranea make it one of the premier destinations.

Terranea is a quick 30-minute drive from the Los Angeles Airport!

Book a room in the CMHC block for $299 plus applicable taxes and fees. The deadline for block reservations is 8/8/22.

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