Local Programs

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PCNA hosts continuing education programs in cities across the country each spring and fall. Join us for free sessions, where you can network with colleagues and earn continuing education contact hours.

Each event is designed to meet the needs of the local audience, so topics and CE hours will vary. To learn more about an event, see the list below.

Central Valley Chapter FLS 2018

Chicago Fall Learning Program

  • Dates: 29 – 29 Sep, 2018
  • Location: Chicago Marriott Oak Brook
  • Address: 1401 W 22nd Street, Oak Brook, IL 60523

Join us for a complimentary educational event this fall, where you can network with colleagues, earn CE contact hours, and learn more about PCNA.

PCNA members and non-members are welcome to register and attend. Please share this with colleagues and friends.

 

Program Topic: Clinician's Guide to the Management of Atherogenic Lipids (2.5 CE)

View the agenda below or download as a PDF.
Download a PDF of the slide deck.
8:00 AM Registration and Breakfast
8:30 AM Program Overview
8:35 AM Atherogenic Lipids and Cardiovascular Disease
9:00 AM Practical Approach to the Management of Atherogenic Lipids
9:25 AM Lipid Management – Practical Experience
9:40 AM Question and Answer
10:00 AM Break
10:15 AM Case Studies
11:15 AM Question and Answer, Closing Comments


Learning Objectives:
  • Discuss the prevalence of elevated triglyceride (TG) levels and its important role as a cardiovascular risk factor in the assessment, diagnosis, and management of dyslipidemia
  • Use evidence-based practices and guidelines in managing hypertriglyceridemia
  • Assess appropriate integration of new and emerging therapeutic approaches to manage TG-based dyslipidemia, mixed dyslipidemia, and associated cardiovascular risk