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Overview


Join the National Lipid Association in Amelia Island, Florida for the 2016 Fall Clinical Lipid Update, August 26-28, 2016 at the Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort. Nestled up to the Georgia border on the Atlantic coast, Amelia Island is a peaceful retreat with activities for the entire family. Between educational sessions, enjoy the 13 miles of pristine beaches, 117 holes of world-class golf, or explore the 50-block downtown historic district.

Arrive early and join us for either the Masters in Lipidology or Lipid Academy pre-conference courses. Beginning August 25, these courses allow healthcare professionals at any level to enhance their knowledge in lipidology. These courses are great preparation for those interested in becoming certified in lipidology, or looking to practice at an advanced level within the field of lipidology.

Agenda


This information is still being developed by our faculty and will be posted here when available.

The NLA invites speakers and guests to provide scientific medical opinion, which do not necessarily reflect the policy of the NLA. The schedule and faculty are subject to change.

Faculty


Featured Sessions


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Accreditation


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Pre-Conference Courses


The NLA’s Masters in Lipidology Course is an intensive 2-day training course offers an in-depth review of the core curriculum in Clinical Lipidology for health care professionals who desire to practice at an advanced level within the field. Learn from leading experts, assess your knowledge of lipid science and advance your personal standard of practice.
 

The NLA's Lipid Academy provides a comprehensive, in-depth indoctrination to lipid science and is open to all health care professionals interested in developing a core competency in the diagnosis and treatment of dyslipidemia. The interactive Lipid Academy course provides health professionals with the knowledge and tools necessary to work effectively in a lipid practice, and will serve as a preparatory course for the Annual Scientific Forum and other advanced lipid training.
 

 

Abstracts


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Foundation Event


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CME Symposia


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Expert Theatre


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Honors and Awards Ceremony


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Mentor and Mentee Reception


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Mobile App


The National Lipid Association will be providing an app with onsite updates and educational content for attendees. The app will be available on mobile devices, tablets, and laptops. Information regarding downloading the app will be sent to registered attendees prior to the meeting.

Social Media


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Support Recognition

Accreditation Council for Clinical Lipidology (ACCL)
The ACCL establishes, certifies, and maintains the clinical competencies of qualified and experienced healthcare professionals specializing in Clinical Lipidology (non-physician and physician). Two levels of certification offered: Clinical Lipid Specialist (CLS) and Lipid Competency Certificate (LCC).
www.lipidspecialist.org

Akcea Therapeutics
Akcea Therapeutics, a subsidiary of Ionis Pharmaceuticals, Inc., is focused on the development and commercialization of new treatments for patients with serious cardiometabolic lipid disorders.
www.akceatx.com

American Board of Clinical Lipidology (ABCL)
The ABCL assesses and validates the specialized knowledge and advanced training required to practice in the dynamic and complex field of Lipidology. The only certification program of its kind available to licensed physicians in the United States or Canada.
www.lipidboard.org

Amgen
Amgen is committed to unlocking the potential of biology for patients suffering from serious illnesses by discovering, developing, manufacturing and delivering innovative human therapeutics. A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, Amgen has reached millions of patients around the world and is developing a pipeline of medicines with breakaway potential.
www.amgen.com

Boston Heart Diagnostics
Boston Heart is transforming the treatment of cardiovascular disease by providing healthcare providers and their patients with novel, personalized diagnostics and reports with integrated, customized lifestyle programs.
www.bostonheartdiagnostics.com

Kowa Pharmaceuticals America, Inc.
Kowa Pharmaceuticals America, Inc. delivers value-based solutions to patients by investing in the advancement of cardiometabolic therapeutics. The company's flagship product is LIVALO® (pitavastatin) tablets 1mg, 2mg, 4mg.
www.livalohcp.com

Quest Diagnostics
Quest Diagnostics, the world’s leading provider of diagnostic testing, information and services, offers the Cardio IQ Solution—a comprehensive approach to heart health. Visit 4myheart.com and QuestDiagnostics.com.

ReachMD
ReachMD is an award-winning medical broadcasting company delivering education and information to healthcare professionals nationwide through an on air, online, and mobile distribution network.
www.reachmd.com

Sanofi-Regeneron
Sanofi, a global healthcare leader, discovers, develops, and distributes therapeutic solutions focused on patients’ needs. Regeneron, a leading biopharmaceutical company, discovers, develops, manufactures, and commercializes biologic medicines for serious medical conditions. Since 2007, Sanofi and Regeneron have collaborated to develop and commercialize fully human monoclonal antibodies utilizing proprietary technologies.
www.regeneron.com

The Lipoprotein(a) Foundation
The Lipoprotein(a) Foundation is a patient-founded, nonprofit organization dedicated to advocacy, community education, patient support and research into the causes and health consequences of high Lipoprotein(a). Our mission is to reveal this inherited lipid/cholesterol risk for early cardiovascular disease; educate and empower patients, and save lives. We are advocating to include Lp(a) testing in the standard lipid/cholesterol blood testing panel increasing the rate of early diagnosis providing an accurate prediction of risk and promoting aggressive primary and secondary prevention. If left undiagnosed and treated, high Lp(a) can lead to early cardiovascular disease in women, men and children of all racial backgrounds.
www.lipoproteinafoundation.org/

Kaneka Pharma America
Kaneka’s Liposorber Apheresis System is FDA approved for the acute reduction of LDL cholesterol (70-80%) in patients with Familial Hypercholesterolemia and patients who cannot meet their LDL-C goals despite maximum drug therapy. The Liposorber treatment is reimbursed by government and private insurance, and is used in hospitals, clinics, and physician offices across the country.
www.liposorber.com

Expert Theatre
Interested in hosting an Expert Theatre in conjunction with the NLA's Fall Clinical Lipid Update in Amelia Island? Please contact Leia Hutfles lhutfles@lipid.org for more information. Availability is limited.

CME Symposia
Interested in hosting a CME Symposia in conjunction with the NLA Annual Scientific Sessions in New Orleans? Please contact Amina Resheidat at aresheidat@lipid.org for more information. Availability is limited.

Virtual Exhibit Hall


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Industry Council


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Media Partners


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Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort

Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort
39 Beach Lagoon Rd
Amelia Island, FL 32024

 

Meeting Room Rate: $189/night++
Room Reservation Cut-Off Date: July 25, 2016
For reservations call 1-888-261-6161 and ask for the National Lipid Association room rate.

 

Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort is nestled on 1,350 acres at the tip of a barrier island just off the Northeast Florida coast. Enjoy luxurious oceanfront accommodations, world-class resort pools, championship golf, full-service spa, endless dining options, and family-friendly activities.

Local Attractions

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Late Breakers

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Exhibit in Amelia Island

 

 

Several hundred health professionals will gather at the 2016 NLA Fall Clinical Lipid Update to benefit from comprehensive education sessions, to interact with their colleagues and to explore the exhibit hall.  Sponsorships and exhibits are designed to provide a solid platform to help you stand out and make an impact.  As an exhibitor, increase your presence at this meeting by taking advantage of exhibitor-only sponsorship opportunities and showcase what your company has to offer.

 

 

We look forward to you having you join us in Amelia Island.

 

Exhibit and sponsorship packages available. For more information or questions, please contact:
Leia Hutfles, Meeting Coordinator
(p) 904-309-6207 (e) lhutfles@lipid.org

Register for 2016 Fall Clinical Lipid Update

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NLA Member
Early Bird Rate

Before 6/30/16
NLA Member
Discounted Rate

After 6/30/16
Non-Member
Rate
Trainee
Rate*
Clinical Lipid Update**
August 26-28, 2016
$495.00
$545.00
$895.00
$75.00
Professional Development
Masters in Lipidology Course
August 25-26, 2016
$750.00
$750.00
$1250.00
$395.00
Lipid Academy
August 25-26, 2016
$550.00
$550.00
$950.00
$0.00
Special Events and Guest Fees
Guest Pass- Exhibit Hall
$150 x

*Non-Member Trainees must register with .PDF form.
**Includes one admission badge to Exhibit Hall for all food functions.

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