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Call for Board Nominations

The NLA is currently accepting nominations for Officer and At-Large positions for the NLA Board of Directors and all Chapter Boards of Directors. To submit an NLA or Chapter Board nomination, click here. All nominations are due... read more

Funding Available for PCSK9-Related Research

The 2nd annual Pfizer ASPIRE Cardiovascular Grants Program offers individual grants from a total fund of US $2 million — Apply now! 

Click here for further details on ASPIRE Cardiovascular, a Pfizer-... read more

Honors & Awards Nomination Deadline: Monday, February 29

To honor the exceptional professionals in our ranks, the NLA has established several types of recognition. We are currently seeking nominations for the Fellow of the NLA Award and the NLA Honorary Lifetime Membership Award, to be presented at the NLA Scientific Sessions, May 19-22, 2016 at the... read more

ICD-10 Reference Sheet

Ralph La Forge, MSc, CLS, FNLA, Chair of the Lipid Clinic Operations Committee, created a reference for common lipid-centric ICD-10 codes. The sheet highlights differences between ICD-10 and ICD-9. The sheet is designed to help level I or II clinica with lipid-centric ICD-10 codes.

Online Enduring Educational Activities

The NLA partners with various medical education providers to offer many free, online educational opportunities to its members. These include programs on how to lower CVD risk, how to manage lipids beyond statins, and much more. These activities are free of charge and can be completed at your own... read more

Cholesterol Screening in Children, Adolescents and Young Adults

The American Academy of Pediatrics recently released an update to its... read more



by Dr. Radut.