2013 Updated ACC/AHA Cholesterol Guidelines

A CPhA Webinar

August 18, 2014 • 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm PST

Speaker: Eric Gupta, PharmD, BCPS, CLS, FCPhA, FNLA
Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice and Administration
Western University of Health Sciences

This program will update the attendees on the new guidelines to reduce atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease through the modification of cholesterol. Attendees will learn the main components of the new guidelines and apply them to patient cases so they can improve the care of patients they see at risk of cardiovascular disease.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Describe the changes in the 2013 ACC/AHA cholesterol guidelines
  2. Demonstrate understanding of the four statin benefit groups
  3. Create an appropriate therapeutic regimen for each of the four statin benefit groups
  4. Describe various statin intensity levels and appropriate monitoring parameters

AUDIENCE: This program is targeted to pharmacists.

 

 Registration Fees** Registration Fee
Received by August 13, 2014
CPhA Member   $49
Non-Member            
 $99

**Registration fees are non-refundable and non-transferrable under any circumstances.**

CONTINUING PHARMACY EDUCATION
The California Pharmacists Association (#0113) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. Upon completing an evaluation form, participants will be awarded 1 hour (0.1 CEUs) of Continuing Pharmacy Education Credit.  A statement of credit will not be issued.  Participants may log onto the CPE monitor website using their individual log in to download their statement of credit.  Please allow 4 weeks for processing of CPE credits to the CPE monitor.  UAN: 0113-0000-14-581-L04-P