Lipid Insights

 

Tune in quarterly and hear from expert speakers to gain insights on some of the leading topics in the field of lipidology. Listen below or download the podcast to listen later.

 

Hosted by:

  Alan S. Brown, MD, FNLA
  Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine and Cardiology at Loyola Stritch School of Medicine
  Director, Division of Cardiology at the Advocate Heart Insiute at Advocate Lutheran General Hospital in Park Ridge, IL
  Co-Director of the Cardiology Service Line for Advocate Medical Group/Advocate Health Care
  Park Ridge, IL

 

 

 

 

S1E1 Clinical Pearls on Provider Methods for Obtaining Prior Authorizations for PCSK9i

Guest Speaker:

  Kim K. Birtcher, PharmD, FNLA
  Clinical Professor at the University of Houston College of Pharmacy
  Houston, TX 

 

 

 

 

Additional Materials:

Checklist for Seeking Approval for a PCSK9 Inhibitor

Overcoming the Challenges of Prior Authorization

 

S1E2 General Gaps in FH Care

Guest Speaker:

   David Davidson, MD, FNLA
   Cardiologist at NorthShore Medical Group
   Chicago, IL

 

 

 

 


Additional Materials:

How Well do Cardiologists and Primary Care Physicians Recognize and Treat Heterozygous Familial Hypercholesterolemia: A Survey from the National Lipid Association

Serving the Underserved: Are We Overlooking HoFH Patients?

 

S1E3 Genetic Testing in Dyslipidemia

Guest Speaker:

   Rob Hegele, MD
   Director of the Blackburn Cardiovascular Genetics Laboratory
   Robarts Research Insitute
   London, Ontario
 

 

 

 


Additional Materials:

Genetic Testing in Dyslipidemia: A Scientific Statement from the National Lipid Association

 

S1E4 Special Edition: New Lipid Therapies

Guest Speakers:

   Christie M. Ballantyne, MD, FNLA
   Chief, Sections of Cardiology and Cardiovascular Research
   Professor of Medicine, Molecular & Human Genetics, and Molecular Physiology & Biophysics
   J.S. Abercrombie Chair, Atherosclerosis & Lipoprotein Research, Department of Medicine
   Director, Center for Cardiometabolic Disease Prevention
   Baylor College of Medicine
   Houston, TX

 

 

   R. Scott Wright, MD
   Professor of Medicine
   Consultant, Division of Cardiovascular Disease
   Mayo Clinic
   Rochester, MN

 

 

 

S2E1 Omega 3 Outcome Trials in Perspective Part 1 and 2

Guest Speakers:

   Christie M. Ballantyne, MD, FNLA
   Chief, Sections of Cardiology and Cardiovascular Research
   Professor of Medicine, Molecular & Human Genetics, and Molecular Physiology & Biophysics
   J.S. Abercrombie Chair, Atherosclerosis & Lipoprotein Research, Department of Medicine
   Director, Center for Cardiometabolic Disease Prevention
   Baylor College of Medicine
   Houston, TX

 

 

   Deepak Bhatt, MD, MPH
   Executive Director of Interventional Cardiovascular Programs
   Professor, Harvard Medical School
   Brigham and Women's Hospital
   Boston, MA

 

 

 

S2E2 CAC Scoring: A Discussion on the Recent NLA Scientific Statement

Guest Speakers:

   Carl Orringer, MD, FNLAAssociate Professor of Clinical Medicine
   Director of Preventive Cardiovascular Medicine
   University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
   Miami, FL

 

 

 

 

   Michael Blaha, MD
   Director of Clinical Research
   Johns Hopkins Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Heart Disease
   Baltimore, MD

 

 

 

 

Additional Materials:

Coronary Artery Calcium Scoring to Guide Prevention of ASCVD: A Scientific Statement from the NLA

JUST RELEASED: S2E3 Evinacumab: A New Therapuetic Option for Treating Dyslipidemia

Guest Speaker:

  Robert Rosenson, MD, FNLA
  Director of Cardiometabolic Disorders
  Professor of Medicine
  Mt. Sinai Ichan School of Medicine
  New York, New York

 

Publish Date: 
Friday, March 27, 2020 - 11:45

This page was last updated: Apr 07, 2021