Join us for an exciting week of educational content, being released online each day of our 2021 Spring Clinical Lipid Update On-Demand. Many exciting sessions will be released, including the challenges that lipid specialists face during and after COVID, challenging patient cases and complex pharmacotherapy. You will have the opportunity to ask your questions of the expert faculty in our scheduled Twitter Chats that will be held after each session. Stay tuned for more exciting information and details!
We are sorry we cannot be together in person for this meeting, but we are looking forward to a fantastic week of relevant and novel education and engagement.
This activity is designed to meet the needs of physicians, physician assistants, pharmacists, registered nurses, nurse practitioners, advance practice registered nurses, and registered dietitians with an interest in lipid management.
Type of Activity
Enduring Internet Activity
At the conclusion of this activity, all participants should be able to:
Session: Challenges for the Lipid Specialist During and After COVID
Session: Lipid Logic- Diet Edition- Challenging Patient Cases
Session: Tackling Residual ASCVD Risk: Beyond Statin Therapy
Session: Complex Pharmacotherapy in Lipidology
Session: Severe Hypertriglyceridemia
|Each session listed below will be released at 6:00pm ET|
|Monday, February 22|
|Session - Challenges for the Lipid Specialist During and After COVID|
|Your Lipid Specialist Will See Now- Virtually||Nicole Ciffone, ANP-C, CLS, FNLA|
|Who do you need in a 2021 Lipid Clinic? Who is the Team you Need?||James A. Underberg, MD, MS, FNLA|
|Improving the Challenge of the Clinician-Patient Risk Discussion||Neil J. Stone, MD, FNLA|
|Tuesday, February 23|
|Twitter chat for Challenges for the Lipid Specialist During and After COVID hosted at 1:00 PM ET on the NLA Twitter Page|
|Session - Lipid Logic- Diet Edition- Challenging Patient Cases|
|Lifestyle Modification Case||Lynne T. Braun, PhD, NP, CLS, FNLA|
|Hold the Meat, Pass the Fruits, Vegetables and Legumes: Healthy Plant-Based Dietary Pattern||Kathy Rhodes, PhD, RDN|
|Hold the Carbs, Pass the Fat versus Hold the Carbs, Pass the Protein||Diane D. Stadler, PhD, RD, LD|
|Pass the Fruits, Vegetables, Nuts, Fish and EVOO, Hold the Red Meat; Mediterranean Dietary Pattern||Connie Diekman, M.Ed., RD, CSSD, LD|
|Wednesday, February 24|
|Twitter chat for Lipid Logic- Diet Edition- Challenging Patient Cases hosted at 1:00 PM ET on the NLA Twitter Page|
|Session - Tackling Residual ASCVD Risk: Beyond Statin Therapy|
|Everything Old is New Again: Inflammation, Colchicine, and ASCVD Risk||Samia Mora, MD, MHS|
|It’s Much More than Just Glucose Lowering in Diabetes: Role of SGLT2i and GLP1-RAs in ASCVD Risk Reduction||Kathleen L. Wyne, MD, FNLA|
|Managing Infection: Influenza Vaccination in Cardiovascular Risk Reduction||Kevin C. Maki, PhD, CLS, FNLA|
|Thursday, February 25|
|Twitter chat for Tackling Residual ASCVD Risk: Beyond Statin Therapy hosted at 1:00 PM ET on the NLA Twitter Page|
|Session - Complex Pharmacotherapy in Lipidology|
|Managing the High-Risk Pharmacological Patient – Traversing Drug-Induced Dyslipidemia and Drug-Drug Interactions among Solid Organ Transplant Patients||Bruce A. Warden, PharmD, CLS, FNLA|
|LDL Lowering Beyond Statins – Choosing the Right Strategy for the Right Patient||Sheila L. Stadler, PharmD, CLS|
|Friday, February 26|
|Twitter chat for Complex Pharmacotherapy in Lipidology hosted at 1:00 PM ET on the NLA Twitter Page|
|Session - Severe Hypertriglyceridemia|
|Case Presentation||Daniel E. Soffer, MD, FNLA|
|Pharmacotherapy (current and pipeline medications||Allison Hester, PharmD|
|Diet Management||Lauren Williams, MCN, RD, LD|
|Management of Severe Multifactorial Hypertriglyceridemia in Patients Without Pancreatitis||P. Barton Duell, MD, FNLA|
|Saturday, February 27|
|Twitter chat for Severe Hypertriglyceridemia hosted at 1:00 PM ET on the NLA Twitter Page|
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 5.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.
In support of improving patient care, The National Lipid Association is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Physician Credit Designation Statement
The National Lipid Association designates this enduring internet activity for a maximum of 5.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
NCCPA accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME.
The National Lipid Association is a Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Accredited Provider with the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR). Registered dietitians (RDs) and dietetic technicians, registered (DTRs) will receive 5.50 continuing professional education units (CPEUs) for completion of this program/ materials. CDR Accredited Provider #NL002.
Pharmacist Accreditation Statement
Universal Activity Number JA0007192-0000-21-001-H01-P (Application)
This Activity has been approved for 5.50 contact hour(s) (5.5 CEUs) of the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education
The maximum number of hours awarded for this CE activity is 5.3 contact hours.
For the advanced practice nurse, pharmacotherapy contact hours will be determined on your certificate.
CRITERIA FOR SUCCESS
Statements of credit will be awarded based on the participant’s attendance and submission of the activity evaluation form. Partial credit may be awarded for ACPE credit. A statement of credit will be available upon completion of an online evaluation/claimed credit form at www.lipid.org/cme. The deadline to claim credit is March 29, 2021.
For Pharmacists: Upon receipt of the completed activity evaluation form, transcript information will be available at www.mycpemonitor.net within 4 weeks.
Pharmacists MUST request credit before April 16, 2021. Credit requested after this date will be subject to a fee.
For Dietitians: Upon completion of the activity evaluation form, dietitians may submit evaluations of the quality of activities/materials to CDR. Poor evaluations of activities/materials may trigger an audit of the activities/ materials by CDR.
Full notification of commercial support will be provided in the activity syllabus.
Virtual Live Pre-conference Course
Thursday, March 4 • 8:00 am–5:35 pm CENTRAL
Friday, March 5 • 8:00 am–2:30 pm CENTRAL
$550 NLA Members, $950 Non-Members, $0 TraineesThis course must be taken live to claim credit.
The NLA's Foundations of Lipidology course provides an introductory review of the core curriculum in Clinical Lipidology. This course is designed for any healthcare professional seeking to learn the fundamentals of Lipidology. Experts in Lipidology will lecture on basic concepts and guide participants through interactive learning scenarios that provide the knowledge and tools necessary to work effectively in a lipid practice and prepare for advanced training.
This course is particularly useful to review core elements of Clinical Lipidology and is appropriate for clinicians from the full spectrum of clinical experience including Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Pharmacist, Exercise Physiologists, and Dietitians who are in any phase of training, or even experienced physicians who are looking to take a deeper dive into Lipidology.
The Foundations of Lipidology is offered as a two-day course prior to NLA meetings (Clinical Lipid Updates [CLU] and Scientific Sessions).
Virtual Live Pre-conference Course
Thursday, March 11 • 7:30 am–5:45 pm CENTRAL
Friday, March 12 • 7:30 am–2:20 pm CENTRAL
$750 NLA Members, $1,250 Non-Members, $395 TraineesThis course must be taken live to claim credit.
The NLA's Masters in Lipidology course provides an advanced examination of the core curriculum in Clinical Lipidology. This course is designed for any health care professional with experience in Lipidology who desires advanced training. Experts in the field of Lipidology will lecture on advanced concepts and guide participants through interactive learning scenarios that provide tools and skills to further advance personal standards of practice. It is recommended that attendees have already completed preparatory coursework (e.g., Foundations of Lipidology or similar core curriculum training).
This course is particularly useful to explore the details of Clinical Lipidology and is appropriate for clinicians from the full spectrum of clinical experience including Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Pharmacists, Exercise Physiologists, and Dietitians who are in any phase of training, or even experienced physicians who are looking to take a deeper dive into Lipidology.
Masters in Lipidology is offered as a two-day course prior to NLA meetings (Clinical Lipid Updates [CLU] and Scientific Sessions).