FACULTY/PLANNING COMMITTEE MEMBERS

Eliot A. Brinton, MD, FAHA, FNLA (Faculty)
President, Utah Lipid Center
Salt Lake City, UT
Past President, American Board of Clinical Lipidology

Alan S. Brown, MD, FACC, FAHA, FNLA
Director, Division of Cardiology
Advocate Lutheran General Hospital
Co‐Director, Cardiology Service Line
Advocate Medical Group
Clinical Associate Professor
Loyola Stritch School of Medicine
Park Ridge, IL

James A. Underberg, MD, MS, FACPM, FACP, FNYAM, FASCP, FNLA
President, National Lipid Association Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine
NYU School of Medicine & NYU Center for Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease Director, Bellevue Hospital Lipid Clinic
New York, NY

TARGET AUDIENCE

This activity is targeted to any primary care clinician who treats patients with cardiovascular disease.

ACKNOWLEDGEMENT OF COMMERCIAL SUPPORT

This activity was developed from the live MEDX Regional CME Conference held in Irving, TX on September 30, 2017 and is supported by an educational funding donation provided by Amgen.

METHOD OF PARTICIPATION

To receive credit for this activity, the participant must read the CME information (including learning objectives and disclosures) and review the entire activity. Upon finishing the activity, participant must complete the session post-test, evaluation, and all required personal information. To receive CME certificate, participant will need to pass the post-test with 75% accuracy or better. If participant receives less than 75%, participant should review the activity and take the test again.

POST-TEST AND EVALUATION

After completing the CME activity, participant must check on the box attesting to their participation in the activity. After successful completion of the post-test, participant will be asked to fill out a program evaluation form and prompted to print and/or save the CME certificate. Participant should PLEASE be ready to print and/or save certificate at this time.

BOSTON UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF MEDICINE DISCLOSURE POLICY

Boston University School of Medicine asks all individuals involved in the development and presentation of Continuing Medical Education (CME) and Continuing Nursing Education (CNE) activities to disclose all relevant relationships with commercial interests. This information is disclosed to CME activity participants prior to the start of the educational activity. Boston University School of Medicine has procedures to resolve all conflicts of interest. In addition, faculty members are asked to disclose when any unapproved use of pharmaceuticals and devices is being discussed.

FACULTY AND PLANNING COMMITTEE DISCLOSURES

Eliot A. Brinton, MD, FAHA, FNLA
Speaker/Consultant: Amgen, Kowa, Sanofi, Regeneron

Alan S. Brown, MD, FACC, FAHA, FNLA
Consultant: Akcea, Amgen, Kastle, Kowa, Merck, Regeneron
Speaker:
Amgen, Kowa, Regeneron, Sanofi

James A. Underberg, MD, MS, FACPM, FACP, FNYAM, FASCP, FNLA
Advisory Board: Akcea, Alexion, Amgen, Invitae, Regeneron, Sanofi
Consultant:
Amarin, Amgen
Research:
Aegerion, Pfizer
Speaker's Bureau:
Amarin, Amgen, Regeneron, Sanofi, True Health Diagnostics

Planning and Reviewer Committee:
Elizabeth Drury, Megan Feeley, Barry Watkins, PhD, and Blair St. Amand, activity planners, have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Michael Klein, MD, CME Course Advisor, and Brian Jack, MD, AAFP course reviewer, have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

BOSTON UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF MEDICINE DISCLAIMER

THIS CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION PROGRAM IS INTENDED SOLELY FOR EDUCATIONAL PURPOSES FOR QUALIFIED HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONALS. IN NO EVENT SHALL BOSTON UNIVERSITY BE LIABLE FOR ANY DECISION MADE OR ACTION TAKEN IN RELIANCE ON THE INFORMATION CONTAINED IN THE PROGRAM. IN NO EVENT SHOULD THE INFORMATION CONTAINED IN THE PROGRAM BE USED AS A SUBSTITUTE FOR PROFESSIONAL CARE. NO PHYSICIAN-PATIENT RELATIONSHIP IS BEING ESTABLISHED.

FDA DISCLOSURE

The contents of some CME/CE activities may contain discussions of non-approved or off-label uses of some agents mentioned. Please consult the prescribing information for full disclosure of approved uses.

CONTACT INFORMATION

For technical and/or certificate questions:
Visit www.primarycarenetwork.org or email us at education@primarycarenetwork.org

Boston University School of Medicine
Continuing Medical Education/Continuing Nursing Education
72 East Concord Street, B208
Boston, MA 02118
Phone: 617-638-4605
Fax: 617-638-4905
www.bu.edu/cme

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