Earn up to 2 CME/CE credits
Pre-Conference Webinar

Women’s Hearts in Focus

Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of death among women, responsible for one in three deaths every year in the US, often manifesting with different symptoms than in men. Despite its prevalence, CVD in women is often underdiagnosed and undertreated. Join our team of experts for a webinar focusing on how to identify women at risk of cardiovascular disease across the life course, including a discussion on evidence-based management and treatment strategies to optimize outcomes in women at risk of cardiovascular (CV) events.

AGENDA

6:00 pm — 7:00 pm
Part I: CV Health in Women: Current Landscape
7:00 pm — 7:45 pm
Non-CME/CE Bonus Presentation
7:45 pm — 8:45 pm
Part II: Championing Better CV Care in Women: Conversations in the Clinic

FACULTY

Martha Gulati, MD
Robert Harrington, MD, FAHA
Sandra J. Lewis, MD
Fatima Rodriguez, MD, MPH
Annabelle S. Volgman, MD

REGISTRATION

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TARGET AUDIENCE

This activity is intended for cardiologists, primary care physicians (PCPs), nurses, nurse practitioners (NPs), and physician assistants (PAs) involved in the care of patients with or at risk for CVD or cardiometabolic diseases.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

Increased knowledge regarding the

  • Importance of including more women in clinical trials and implement strategies to ensure equitable recruitment and analysis in future research
  • Emerging trends and novel therapeutic approaches for managing cardiovascular disease in women

Greater competence related to the

  • Identification of unique risk factors that increase the susceptibility of women to cardiovascular diseases
  • Application of knowledge of atypical symptoms and subtle presentation cardiovascular conditions in women to enhance early and accurate diagnosis
  • Formulate gender-specific cardiovascular prevention and/or treatment plans for women

Greater confidence in their ability to integrate a personalized approach that considers individual patient factors to improve health outcomes in women with cardiovascular disease across their life course

JOINT ACCREDITATION STATEMENT

In support of improving patient care, Medscape, LLC is jointly accredited with commendation 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.

For Physicians
Medscape, LLC designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
For Nurses
Awarded 2.0 contact hour(s) of nursing continuing professional development for RNs and APNs; final contact hours in the area of pharmacology will be posted on the conference platform.
Interprofessional Continuing Education
This activity was planned by and for the healthcare team, and learners will receive 2.0 Interprofessional Continuing Education (IPCE) credit for learning and change.