Department of Medicine

Atherosclerosis and Vascular Medicine Conference Schedule

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Conferences held Mondays 1–2 p.m. via Zoom unless noted. Core curriculum lectures in bold.

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Conference Series 2021–2022

Date

Topic

Speaker

Aug. 23

Lipid guidelines

Salim Virani

Sept. 13

Responsible conduct of research

Terry Techmanski

Sept. 20

LDL-C–lowering medications (focus on nonstatins)

Peter Jones

Sept. 27

Triglycerides: what works now and what will in the future

Christie Ballantyne

Oct. 4

Cardiometabolic disease: why the time to focus is now

Layla Abushamat

Oct. 11

Journal club

Matt Deshotels

Oct. 18

HDL: current relevance in CVD (part 1)

Baiba Gillard

Oct. 25

HDL: current relevance in CVD (part 2)

Henry Pownall

Nov. 1

Journal club

Matt Deshotels

Nov. 8

Cardiovascular risk stratification

Vijay Nambi

Nov. 22

AHA review

Matt Deshotels

Dec. 6

Metabolomics and proteomics

Bing Yu

Jan. 10

Hypertension management

Addison Taylor

Jan. 24

Management of inflammation in CVD prevention

Christie Ballantyne

Jan. 31

Journal club

Matt Deshotels

Feb. 7

Weight loss strategies

Peter Jones

Feb. 14

Biomarkers and CVD

Ron Hoogeveen

Feb. 21

Macrophages, monocytes, and CVD

Huaizhu Wu

Feb. 28

Diabetes management in CVD prevention

Layla Abushamat

March 7

Pediatric lipid manangement

Justin Zacchariah

March 14

Journal club

Matt Deshotels

March 28

ACC prep

TBD

April 11

Lipoprotein(a)

Anandita Agarwal

April 18

CAC scoring

TBD

April 25

Journal club

Matt Deshotels

May 2

Heart failure prevention

Vijay Nambi

May 9

Journal club

Matt Deshotels

May 16

Year in review: my research

Matt Deshotels

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