PROGRAM OVERVIEW

We are thrilled to bring you three full days of CME/CE education from our expert thought leaders and moderators with our Summer of Lipids 2021 Meeting.  Each day will be filled with presentations, live Q&A sessions with our faculty, Expert Theaters, CME/CE Symposia and more.  By registering for this activity, you will receive continued access to the on-demand recordings of the lectures for 30 days following the meeting. We look forward to this exciting educational opportunity that will bring lipid specialists together from all around the world!

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Agenda


The Summer of Lipids Conference will be held using the EASTERN time zone.
Friday, June 4, 2021
9:50 - 10:00 AM Opening Remarks
10:00 - 11:25 AM Session I - Addressing Global Issues of Health Inequalities: Part One
10:00 - 10:05 AM Pre-Session Assessment

10:05 - 10:25 AM

Addressing Prevention within the Diverse Hispanic Population
10:25 - 10:45 AM Barriers to Lifestyle Therapy for Rural Populations
10:45 - 11:05 AM Implementing Telemedicine and Virtual Clinics
11:05 - 11:25 AM Post-Session Assessment and Question & Answer Panel
11:25 - 11:30 AM Break
11:30 AM - 12:55 PM Session II - Addressing Global Issues of Health Inequalities: Part Two
11:30 - 11:35 AM Pre-Session Assessment
11:35 - 11:55 AM Focus on Cardiovascular Health in Women
11:55 AM - 12:15 PM Providing Access to Rural Populations
12:15 - 12:35 PM Roundtable Discussion
12:35 - 12:55 PM Post-Session Assessment and Question & Answer Panel
12:55 - 1:55 PM Expert Theater
1:55 - 3:25 PM

CME/CE Symposium
This is an independent satellite CME/CE symposium held in conjunction with the NLA 2021 Summer of Lipids Program. It is not part of the official sessions as planned by the NLA Scientific Meetings Committee.

3:25 - 3:30 PM Break
3:30 - 4:55 PM Session III – The Latest in Cardiovascular Nutrition
3:30 - 3:35 PM Pre-Session Assessment
3:35 - 3:55 PM Expanding Access to Nutritional Services
3:55 - 4:15 PM Effect of Plant-based Dietary Patterns
4:15 - 4:35 PM Roundtable Discussion
4:35 - 4:55 PM Post-Session Assessment and Question & Answer Panel
4:55 - 5:00 PM Break
5:00 - 6:10 PM

NLA-EAS 2021 Joint Educational Session Series

Women, Atherosclerosis, and Lipids: What is Different?

5:00 - 5:05 PM Pre-Session Assessment
5:05 - 5:15 PM From Risk Factors to Acute Coronary Syndrome in Women EAS
5:15 - 5:30 PM Gender Specific Risks in Women EAS
5:30 - 5:40 PM Calcium Scoring in Women: Is it Different? NLA
5:40 - 5:55 PM Lipid Lowering Therapy in Women NLA
5:55 - 6:10 PM LIVE Broadcast: Question & Answer with Audience and Post-Session Assessment
6:10 - 7:15 PM Virtual Welcome Reception
7:25 - 9:30 PM CME/CE Symposium
This is an independent satellite CME/CE symposium held in conjunction with the NLA 2021 Summer of Lipids Program. It is not part of the official sessions as planned by the NLA Scientific Meetings Committee.
Saturday, June 5, 2021
8:00 - 10:00 AM CME/CE Symposium
This is an independent satellite CME/CE symposium held in conjunction with the NLA 2021 Summer of Lipids Program. It is not part of the official sessions as planned by the NLA Scientific Meetings Committee.
9:00 - 9:50 AM Exhibit Hall
9:50 - 10:00 AM Opening Remarks
10:00 - 11:25 AM Session IV - Clinical Trials: Part One
10:00 - 10:05 AM Pre-Session Assessment
10:05 - 10:25 AM Pragmatic Evaluation of Events and Benefits of Lipid-Lowering in Older Adults (PREVENTABLE)
10:25 - 10:45 AM Analysis of ORION
10:45 - 11:05 AM What’s Coming in the Pipeline?
11:05 - 11:25 AM Post-Session Assessment and Question & Answer Panel
11:25 AM - 12:00 PM Exhibit Hall
12:00 - 1:25 PM Session V - Clinical Trials: Part Two
12:00 - 12:05 PM Pre-Session Assessment
12:05 - 12:25 PM

Barriers to Enrollment of Underserved Populations in Clinical Trials

12:25 - 12:45 PM Investigator Initiated Trials and How to Recruit for Clinical Trials
12:45 - 1:05 PM What's New in HoFH and FCS?
1:05 - 1:25 PM Post-Session Assessment and Question & Answer Panel
1:30 - 2:30 PM Expert Theater
2:35 - 4:00 PM Session VI - Special Challenges in Treating Children
2:35 - 2:40 PM Pre-Session Assessment
2:40 - 3:00 PM Children in Clinical Trials and Informed Consent
3:00 - 3:20 PM The Role of Parents when Treating Children
3:20 - 3:40 PM Unique Ways to Educate Parents and Children
3:40 - 4:00 PM Post-Session Assessment and Question & Answer Panel
4:00 - 4:30 PM Exhibit Hall
4:30 - 5:55 PM Session VII - The Strange and Unusual Stories in Lipid Management
4:30 - 4:35 PM Pre-Session Assessment
4:35 - 5:35 PM Panel Discussion with Lipid Legends
5:35 - 5:55 PM Post-Session Assessment and Question & Answer Panel
6:00 - 8:00 PM CME/CE Symposium
This is an independent satellite CME/CE symposium held in conjunction with the NLA 2021 Summer of Lipids Program. It is not part of the official sessions as planned by the NLA Scientific Meetings Committee.
Sunday, June 6, 2021
8:00 - 10:00 AM CME/CE Symposium
This is an independent satellite CME/CE symposium held in conjunction with the NLA 2021 Summer of Lipids Program. It is not part of the official sessions as planned by the NLA Scientific Meetings Committee.
9:00 - 9:50 AM Exhibit Hall
9:50 - 10:00 AM Opening Remarks
10:00 - 11:25 AM Session VIII - The Patient's Perspective
10:00 - 10:05 AM Pre-Session Assessment
10:05 - 10:25 AM HoFH
10:25 - 10:45 AM FCS
10:45 - 11:05 AM Statin Side Effects
11:05 - 11:25 AM Post-Session Assessment and Question & Answer Panel
11:25 AM - 12:00 PM Exhibit Hall
12:00 - 1:00 PM Session IX - Ask the Experts Panel
12:00 - 12:05 PM Pre-Session Assessment
12:05 - 12:55 PM Audience Presents Case and Questions
12:55 - 1:00 PM Post-Session Assessment
1:00 - 2:00 PM Expert Theater
2:00 - 3:15 PM Session X - Not Just a Pawn: The Value of a Clinical Lipid Specialist in Health Systems: Part One
2:00 - 2:05 PM Pre-Session Assessment
2:05 - 2:20 PM Role of Clinicians Then and Now
2:20 - 2:35 PM Banging the Brick Walls of Bureaucracy
2:35 - 2:50 PM Indentifying the Underdiagnosed, Undertreated and Opportunities for Improved Outcomes
2:50 - 2:55 PM Post-Session Assessment and Question & Answer Panel
2:55 - 3:00 PM Break
3:00 - 4:00 PM Special Event - Details coming soon!
4:05 - 5:30 PM Session XI - Not Just a Pawn: The Value of a Clinical Lipid Specialist in Health Systems: Part Two
4:05 - 4:10 PM Pre-Session Assessment
4:10 - 4:30 PM Identifying the Uncommon with EMRs
4:30 - 4:50 PM Making a Difference in Improving Outcomes
4:50 - 5:10 PM Guide to Starting a Lipid Clinic
5:10 - 5:30 PM Post-Session Assessment and Question & Answer Panel
5:30 - 5:45 PM Closing Remarks and NLA Business Meeting

Accreditation Information


Target Audience

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

Educational Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, all participants should be able to:

Session I – Addressing Global Issues of Health Inequalities: Part One

  • Recognize population differences that may impact clinical care.
  • Appraise current and emerging management options for special populations with dyslipidemia.
  • Describe best practices for using telemedicine in patient management.

Session II – Addressing Global Issues of Health Inequalities: Part Two

  • Discuss the efficacy and safety of hormonal therapies in the management of dyslipidemia and cardiovascular risk.
  • Recognize gender differences in risk that impact clinical care to reduce cardiovascular disease.

Session III – The Latest in Cardiovascular Nutrition

  • Describe the role of medical nutrition therapy in the treatment of dyslipidemia.
  • Outline the impact of various diets on cardiovascular risks.

NLA-EAS 2021 Joint Educational Session Series

  • Establish ACS risk management strategies that improve the care of women in primary and secondary prevention.
  • Outline sex-specific risk factors for ACS.
  • Establish criteria for the use of CAC scoring in the evaluation and classification of ACS risk in women.
  • Compare the relative effectiveness of existing and emerging lipid altering therapies in ACS risk management in women.

Session IV – Clinical Trials: Part One

  • Critically appraise current clinical trials and methods.
  • Discuss recent and ongoing clinical trials and their role in lipid and lipoprotein treatment in cardiovascular prevention.

Session V – Clinical Trials: Part Two                                                  

  • Identify implications of recent trials for clinical management of patients with genetic disorders.
  • Describe barriers to effective recruiting of patients for clinical trials.

Session VI – Special Challenges in Treating Children

  • Identify issues in the management of children with dyslipidemia.
  • Determine opportunities for ensuring patients are well informed about treatment options for dyslipidemia.

Session VII – The Strange and Unusual Stories in Lipid Management

  • Evaluate the management of patients with dyslipidemia through case discussions.

Session VIII – The Patient’s Perspective

  • Discuss unique challenges to treatment of dyslipidemia from the patient’s perspective.

Session IX – Ask the Experts Panel

  • Discuss recent research impacting the future management of patients with dyslipidemia.

Session X – Not Just a Pawn: The Value of a Clinical Lipid Specialist in Health Systems: Part One

  • Discuss strategies to improve the knowledge, skills or performance of the healthcare team.
  • Discuss efficient models of patient care, including operational issues, regulations, and referral strategies to run successful lipid clinics in various settings.

Session XI - Not Just a Pawn: The Value of a Clinical Lipid Specialist in Health Systems: Part Two

  • Discuss the potential role of health information technology in optimizing lipid management.
  • Discuss efficient models of outpatient care, including operational issues, regulations, and referral strategies to run successful lipid clinics in various settings.

 

CME/CE credit provided by the National Lipid Association. This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. This activity is eligible for ACPE, ANCC, and CDR credit.

Ancillary Courses


Foundations of Lipidology Course

Virtual, Live Course

Monday, June 7 • 9:00 AM – 6:35 PM ET

Tuesday, June 8 • 9:00 AM – 3:30 PM

$550 NLA Members, $950 Non-Members, $0 Trainees

 

Overview

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).

Masters in Lipidology Course

Virtual, Live Course

Thursday, June 10 • 8:30 AM – 6:45 PM

Friday, June 11 • 8:30 AM – 3:20 PM

$750 NLA Members, $1,250 Non-Members, $395 Trainees

 

Overview

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).

For additional information, click the course logo below.

For additional information, click the course logo below.

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PROGRAM PLANNERS

Christie M. Ballantyne, MD, FNLA

Committee Co-Chair
Professor of Medicine
Vice Chair of Research for the Department of Medicine
Chief, Section of Cardiovascular Research
Chief, Section of Cardiology
Department of Medicine
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX

Lynne T. Braun, PhD, CNP, CLS, FNLA

Professor, Colleges of Nursing and Medicine
Rush University
Nurse Practitioner
Rush Heart Center for Women
Rush University Medical Center
Chicago, IL

Mary Katherine Cheeley, PharmD, CLS, FNLA

Clinical Pharmacist Specialist
Grady Health System
Atlanta, GA

Anne C. Goldberg, MD, FACP, FNLA

Committee Co-Chair
President, Foundation of the NLA

Professor of Medicine
Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, MO

Peter H. Jones, MD, FNLA

Program Planner
Associate Professor
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX

Kevin C. Maki, PhD, CLS, FNLA

Executive Council Chair, National Lipid Association
Adjunct Professor
Department of Applied Health Science
School of Public Health
Indiana University
Bloomington, IN
Chief Scientist
Midwest Biomedical Research
Chicago, IL

Pamela B. Morris, MD, FNLA

Program Planner
Director, Preventive Cardiology
Co-Director, Women’s Heart Care
Medical University of South Carolina
Mt. Pleasant, SC

Joseph J. Saseen, PharmD, CLS, FNLA

Program Planner
President, National Lipid Association

Professor and Vice Chair
Clinical & Academic Programs
Department of Clinical Pharmacy
University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
Skaggs School of Pharmacy
Aurora, CO

Tracy Severson, RD, LD

Instructor of Medicine
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
School of Medicine
Oregon Health and Science University
Portland, OR





Register for 2019 Summer of Lipids

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Main Session

June 4-6, 2021


Masters in Lipidology

June 10-11, 2021


Foundations of Lipidology

June 7-8, 2021


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Main Session

June 4-6, 2021

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$195.00 NLA Member Applicaton + $299.00 Main Session Registration - $50.00 New Member Discount

Masters in Lipidology

June 10-11, 2021


Foundations of Lipidology

June 7-8, 2021


Trainee Pricing
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Main Session

June 4-6, 2021


Masters in Lipidology

June 10-11, 2021


Foundations of Lipidology

June 7-8, 2021

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Disclaimer


Lipid Bucks: Lipid Bucks can be applied on the checkout page.

Registration: Online registration and payment must be received no later than June 3, 2021. By registering for this meeting, attendee understands and agrees that attendee’s name, city, and state may be shared with other attendees and exhibitors. By visiting the virtual exhibit hall, attendee understands, agrees and consents to the sharing of attendee’s contact information with the participating companies.

Photography: Photographs and/or video may be taken as part of the registered event. By registering for this event, you grant the National Lipid Association full rights to use the images resulting from the photography/video filming and any reproductions or adaptations of the images for promotional purposes. This may include (but is not limited to), the right to use them in print and online platforms, social media, press releases and other outlets.

Cancellation: Telephone cancellations will not be accepted. A written notice of cancellation must be received no later than May 20, 2021. There will be a $50 fee for all cancellations. There will be no refunds if cancelling within 30 days of the start of the meeting date.

Attendees who need special reasonable accommodations or who have special needs should contact the meeting organizers at 904-998-0854.