Preventive Cardiology Update 2013 – Agenda

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Saturday, October 5, 2013
7:45 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:15 a.m. Introduction  State of the “Heart” in the U.S. and Texas 2013
– Amit Khera, M.D., M.Sc., FACC
8:30 a.m. Creating and Implementing a Comprehensive Diabetes Care Plan
– Israel Hartman, M.D., FACE
9:15 a.m. Generics, New Studies, Failed Paradigms – Where are We with Lipid Management in 2013?
– Anand Rohatgi, M.D., M.S.C.S., FACC
10:00 a.m. Break
10:15 a.m. How to Evaluate and Treat Patients with Resistant Hypertension
– Wanpen Vongpatanasin, M.D.
11:00 a.m. Managing Patients with Very High LDL – Looking Beneath the Surface, Looking Towards New Options (Lecture and case-based discussion)
– Amit Khera, M.D., M.Sc., FACC
11:45 a.m. Lunch
12:45 p.m. Promotion of Improved Eating and Regular Exercise
– Susan Rodder, M.S., R.D., L.D.
1:15 p.m. Novel and Effective Strategies for Obesity Management
– Kevin Hwang, M.D., M.P.H.
2:00 p.m. Wrap Up
2:15 p.m. Adjourn