2nd Annual Cardiometabolic Health Conference
- Start Date:
- Friday, 21 April, 2017
- End Date:
- Sunday, 23 April, 2017 12:30pm
- Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Family Practice
Presented by Continuing Education Company for the past 25 years, our Primary Care CME Conference Series is designed to update primary care clinicians in rapidly changing therapeutic areas. This year, CEC is pleased to host the 2nd Annual Cardiometabolic Health Conference to be held in New Orleans, LA at the historic Hotel Monteleone on April 21-23, 2017.Cardiometabolic disorders are a cluster of health conditions associated with cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes.
It is estimated that over 1/3 of American's suffer from a cardiometabolic disorder. The associated morbidity and mortality deserve increased clinical attention as we address risk factors predisposing individuals to these disorders. This program will help identify these conditions and their related complications to enable clinicians to appropriately intervene with evidence-based treatments and risk-factor control while improving patient education.
Program ObjectivesAs a result of this conference, participants will be able to:Diagnose and identify cardiometabolic risk factors, including diabetes, dyslipidemia, hypertension, and obesity.Integrate evidence-based strategies and recent guidelines for the screening, prevention, and treatment of cardiometabolic risk factors and their comorbidities in clinical practice.Incorporate appropriate interventions, including lifestyle modifications, nutrition counseling, and drug and surgical therapies, based on a specific patient's risk profile..
214 Royal St New Orleans,
Conference organized by Continuing Education Company
Continuing Education Company, Inc. (CEC) is an independent, non-profit, 501 (c)(3) continuing medical education organization. We have been developing and presenting continuing medical education programs for over 25 years. Our mission is to develop and provide educational opportunities to improve the skills and knowledge of medical and healthcare professionals. We accomplish this mission by offering American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP), AMA PRA Category 1 Credits and ABIM MOC accredited live CME conferences and online courses. Educational activities are developed with the guidance of Continuing Education Company's Curriculum Advisory Committee. The committee, lead by our on-staff Medical Director is comprised of physicians, pharmacists, educators who have extensive clinical and CME experience.
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