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Dallas-Fort Worth Spring Chapter Program

April 29, 2023

9:30 am CDT -1:00 pm CDT

Join us for a complimentary educational event this spring, where you can network with colleagues, earn 2.0 CE contact hours, and learn more about PCNA. Hosted by the Dallas-Fort Worth Chapter.

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

Event supported by ESPERION.


9:30 AMSign in and Welcome
9:45 AMCardiac Medications (1.0 CE)
10:45 AMESPERION presentation over lunch (non-CE)
11:45 AMStress Testing and Exercise Programs (1.0 CE)
12:45 PMClosing

Presentation Topics

Blood Pressure Medications (1 CE)

Learning Objectives
  • Compare and contrast the first line treatment for hypertension
  • Review alternative agents for hypertension
  • Formulate treatment plans for patients with hypertension and various co-morbid conditions

Stress Testing and Exercise Programs (1 CE)

Learning Objectives
  • Identify risk factors for exercise prior to starting a new exercise program and barriers
  • Compare generalized exercise advice with exercise prescription
  • Identify the basic components of effective exercise interventions
  • Provide individualized exercise recommendations based on a patient’s health history and goals