This interactive symposium – which will feature some of the most prominent leaders in preventive cardiology - will provide an overview of the changing landscape of preventive cardiology and an update on novel therapies and risk assessment tools for preventing cardiovascular disease. Learn how to incorporate the latest advances in pharmacologic and lifestyle interventions for lowering cardiovascular risk.
Ron Blankstein, MD, FSCCT, chair
Roger S. Blumenthal, MD
Matthew J. Budoff, MD
Martha Gulati, MD, MS, FACC, FAHA
Khurram Nasir, MD, MPH, FSCCT
Raul Santos, MD
||Introduction and overview
||The story behind the 2018 cholesterol guidelines and 2019 prevention guidelines
||PCSK9 Inhibitors: Cost, access and predicting the future
||Translational genomic medicine in CVD prevention management: How can it supplement existing paradigms?
||How and when should we use eicosapent ethyl acid - and why not all fish oils are the same
||Q&A / Break
||Do we need gender-specific tailored prevention: Why women are different
||Role of CAC and CTA in prevention
||Case based discussion on applying guidelines in clinical practice
||Practical advice on stress reduction and diet
||Risk stratification and management of FH
||A guide for cardiologists for treating diabetes in the era of SGLT2i and GLP-1RA
||3-way Debate: How to evaluate risk in a 45-year-old with family history of premature ASCVD: Lifetime Risk Score vs. CAC vs. PRS. (each speaker 12 min + 4 min rebuttal)
||Role of precision medicine in preventive cardiology: Top 10 predictions for the next decade
|Fellows & Residents
Interesting in supporting or exhibiting at the Prevention Symposium?Email Alex Skeete at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Continuing Medical Education:
The Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography (SCCT) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 6.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.
Physicals should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Registration cancellation policy
The SCCT/ASPC Cardiovascular Disease Prevention Symposium registration fee is partially refundable if you cancel your registration by 11:59pm EST on May 31, 2019. Any cancellation made by May 31, 2019 is subject to a $75 administration fee. Any cancellation after this deadline will not result in refund.
Cancellation of conference registration does not constitute a cancellation of your hotel room. Please be sure to handle both separately.