Webinars by Medical Specialty - Cardiology

Detecting and Managing Insulin Resistance

Author: Sachdev, Atul, MD
Date: Monday, April 15, 2019
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr. Sachdev discusses the importance of insulin resistance across the cardiometabolic continuum, identifies which patients may be candidates for insulin resistance testing and describes what... Read more 

Improving Cardiovascular Health for Women: The Essentials for Every OB/GYN Practice

Author: Gersh, Felice L., MD
Date: Friday, March 01, 2019
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr. Gersh discusses how to assess cardiovascular (CV) risk for women patients within an OB/GYN practice and learn how to utilize key laboratory tests, beyond... Read more 

Protecting the Cardiovascular Health of Women: Understanding the AHA/ACOG Advisory Statement and the Role of OBGYNs in Women’s Heart Health

Author: Wild, Robert A., MD, MPH, PhD
Date: Thursday, December 13, 2018
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr Wild discusses the significance of cardiovascular disease in women and how it impacts women differently than men, describes what was included in the AHA/ACOG... Read more 

Heart Failure: A Guide to Patient Management in the Primary Care Setting

Author: McCullough, Peter A., MD, MPH
Date: Thursday, July 26, 2018
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr McCullough describes risk factors for heart failure, reviews the American Heart Association stages of heart failure, reviews cases where the risk of heart failure... Read more 

Biomarkers for the Prognosis and Management of Heart Failure

Author: McCullough, Peter A., MD, MPH
Date: Wednesday, July 25, 2018
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr McCullough discusses the utility of heart failure biomarkers and how to apply test results in management strategies.

At the end of... Read more 

Familial Hypercholesterolemia: Understanding the Most Underdiagnosed Genetic Condition

Author: Jacoby, Douglas S., MD
Date: Tuesday, June 12, 2018
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr. Jacoby describes why the diagnosis of familial hypercholesterolemia (FH) is important, how to screen for and diagnose FH, and recognize how to lower cardiac... Read more 

The Genetics of Hearing Loss

Author: Lustig, Lawrence R., MD
Date: Tuesday, March 27, 2018
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr. Lustig reviews the history of understanding the genetics of hearing loss, including review of the anatomy of the ear, explains how the genetics of... Read more 

Hyperthyroidism: The American Thyroid Association Guidelines

Author: Ross, Douglas S., MD
Date: Tuesday, December 19, 2017
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr. Ross discusses the new paradigms for establishing the etiology of thyrotoxicosis and describes the utility of TRAb (thyrotropin receptor antibody) measurements during anti-thyroid drug... Read more 

Modernizing the LDL-C Calculation to Improve Patient Care

Author: Martin, Seth, MD
Date: Wednesday, September 27, 2017
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr. Martin will explain the limitations of Friedewald-estimated LDL cholesterol and identify patients in whom it is less accurate, and to be able to recognize... Read more 

New Guidelines and Offerings for Expanded Carrier Screening

Author: Gray, Kathryn J., MD, PhD
Date: Monday, September 11, 2017
Category: Webinar
Description: Dr. Kathryn Gray discusses traditional carrier screening and expanded carrier screening and describes the recommendations for expanded carrier screening.

At the conclusion... Read more