Program Description: 

Accreditation Statement
The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians
 
Designation of Credit Statement
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity
 
Hours of Participation for Allied Health Professionals
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 1.0 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.

Target audience: 
  • Physicians
Learning objectives: 

  

  • Describe the healthcare disparities by race/ethnicity and socioeconomic status in risk factor prevalence and ASCVD outcomes in the United States
  • Consider the genomic variations and the impact of environment on ASCVD
  • Review successful strategies to eliminate healthcare disparities among racial/ethnic populations
Faculty & credentials: 

Speaker(s):

Keith C. Ferdinand, MD, FACC ,FAHA , FASPC, FNLA

Gerald S. Berenson Endowed Chair in Preventive Cardiology

Professor of Medicine 

John W. Deming Department of Medicine

Tulane University School of Medicine

In accordance with the ACCME® Standards for Commercial Support Six, all in control of content must disclose any relevant financial relationships. The following in control of content had no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

In accordance with the ACCME® Standards for Commercial Support Six, all in control of content must disclose any relevant financial relationships. These relationships were reviewed via the MCW conflict of interest resolution process and resolved.

 

NameCompanyRole
Keith C Ferdinand, MD, FACC, FAHA, FASPC, FNLAAmgenConsultant
 NovartisConsultant
 MedtronicConsultant

 

Contact

Name: 
Kathy A Rafel
Phone number: 
+1 (414) 955-0531


 

Session date: 
Friday, May 7, 2021 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Location: 
Virtual Meeting
WI
United States
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.

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