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Sunday Syllabus



The Education Sessions will be held in Grand Harbor Ballroom North.


7:00-7:55am

Breakfast in the Exhibit Hall

Satellite Symposium 

This session is separately accredited. 

Add on Efficacy. Oral, Nonstatin Therapies for Lowering LDL-C

Harold Edward Bays MD, FOMA, FTOS, FACC, FNLA, FASPC

Medical Director / President

Louisville Metabolic and Atherosclerosis Research Center

Louisville, KY

The session will cover the following information:

  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease and lipid management
  • Unique mechanism of action for two treatment options
  • Efficacy data for two treatment options
  • Safety data for two treatment options
  • Overview of the ongoing Outcomes trial
 7:55-8:00am

Welcome Back

Mustafa Ahmed, MD, FACC  (disclosure)

Annual Meeting Program Director

Associate Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine

Program Director, Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship

University of Florida

Gainesville, FL

8:00-8:45am


Cardio-Obstetrics: When You Have Two Patients Instead of One

Laxmi Mehta, MD, FACC, FAHA, FNLA (disclosure)

Section Director, Preventive Cardiology and Women's Cardiovascular Health

Professor of Medicine - Clinical

The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center

Columbus, OH 

8:45-9:30am 


The Irwin R. Callen, MD Memorial Lectureship

We Are What We Eat; Evidence Based Nutrition Recommendations For a Healthy Heart

Erin Michos, MD, MHS, FACC (disclosure)

Director of Women's Cardiovascular Health

Associate Professor of Medicine

Johns Hopkins Medical Institute

Baltimore, MD

9:30-10:15am


Disparate Care; Disparate Outcomes 

Keith Ferdinand, MD, FACC (disclosure)

Professor of Medicine

Gerald S. Berenson Chair in Preventive Cardiology

University of Tulane

New Orleans, LA

10:15-10:45am 

Break with the Exhibitors 


10:45-11:30am


COVID-19 and the Heart 

Aeshita Dwivedi, MD, FACC (disclosure)
Assistant Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
Long Island, NY

11:30-11:40am

FCACC/FCACC Foundation Business Meeting 


11:40am

Adjourn  


Due to copyright concerns, speaker presentations will not be disseminated by the Chapter.




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