Friday, May 2, 2014

Special Event: Interactive Update on CVD Prevention

This coming Tuesday, May 6, Dr. Mori Krantz will be leading an interactive presentation on cardiovascular disease prevention, with a focus on new ATP IV (2013 ACC/AHA) guideline clinical implications.

 The presentation is free of cost, and will be held at the San Luis Valley Health and Education Center, 1921 Main St, Alamosa from 6-7:30pm. Complimentary dinner will be provided. 
Please RSVP:  Nick Flattery –

Event Details:
Interactive (Care-Based) Update on CVD Prevention: Focus on ATP IV
Learning Objectives:
1.Understand the 4 treatment groups for long-term statin therapy
2. Review the role of global risk assessment in determining statin eligibility.
3. Become familiar with criteria for appropriate CVD testing
4. Understand the role of public health program in CVD prevention

Date:             May 6, 2014
Address:     SLV Health and Education Center
                       1921 Main St., Alamosa, CO
Cost:             FREE
About the Presenter:
Vice President, Community Health Development
· Cardiology Fellowship, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
· Internal Medicine Residency, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
· Doctor of Medicine, Temple University School of Medicine
· Bachelor of Arts, Philosophy, Emory University

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