Recognition and Treatment of HeFH in Real World Practice, A Nationwide Survey of Cardiologists & Primary Care Physicians

Released On
January 20, 2021

Expires On
January 20, 2022

Media Type
Internet

Completion Time
65 minutes

Specialty
Endocrinology, Primary Care

Topic(s)
Cardiovascular Disease, Heart Disease

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This activity is provided by National Lipid Association.

This survey was supported in part by Sanofi-Regeneron.

Target Audience

This activity is designed for all healthcare team members who may encounter Familial Hypercholesterolemia in practice.

Faculty

Robert C. Block, MD, MPH, FACP, FNLA

Associate Professor, Department of Public
Health Sciences
Cardiology Division, Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center
Rochester, NY

Dean G. Karalis, MD, FACC, FNLA

Clinical Professor of Medicine
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Philadelphia, PA

Amy L. Peterson, MD, FAAP, FNLA

Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Cardiology
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
Madison, WI

Nathan D. Wong, PhD, FACC, FAHA, FNLA

Professor and Director
Heart Disease Prevention Program
University of California, Irvine
Irvine, CA

Disclosures of Conflicts of Interest

 

Robert C. Block, MD, MPH, FACP, FNLA has no financial relationships to disclose.

Amy L. Peterson, MD, FAAP, FNLA has no financial relationships to disclose.

Nathan D. Wong, PhD, FACC, FAHA, FNLA

  • Research Support: Amgen, Amarin, Novartis, Esperion
  • Speaker's Bureau: Amarin, Esperion

Dean G. Karalis, MD, FACC, FNLA

  • Honorarium: Esperion, Amarin
  • Research Support: Sanofi, Regeneron, and Amgen

Instructions for Participation and Credit

There are no fees for participating in this enduring activity. To receive a certificate of participation, participants must:

  1. Read the program Description.
  2. Participate in the online activity.
  3. Submit the evaluation form.
Certificates of Participation will be emailed to the participant. This activity is NOT eligible for CME/CE credit.

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Disclaimer

This activity is designed for educational purposes. Participants have a responsibility to utilize this information to enhance their professional development to improve patient outcomes. Conclusions drawn by the participants should be derived from careful consideration of all available scientific information. The participant should use his/her clinical judgment, knowledge, experience, and diagnostic decision-making before applying any information, whether provided here or by others, for any professional use.

Contact Information

For questions related to this survey or activity, please contact: info@lipid.org