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A Hyperlipidemia Update

A Program for New York State Prescribers

Presented by:

New York State Medicaid

and

Prescriber Education Program

The State University of New York

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Attention Medicaid and NYS Physicians:

Why You Should Attend

This program will provide an evidence-based, non-biased, comparative review of current guideline recommendations on the management of hypercholesterolemia, in addition to a comprehensive review of the differing characteristics of available lipid lowering therapies (LLT).

Target Audience

New York State Medicaid Providers-
All prescribers are welcome to participate.

Learning Objectives

1) Define clinical atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD) and ASCVD risk factors.
2) Identify the advantages and disadvantage of LLT.
3) Determine statin therapy initiation, intensity, and treatment goals based on the presence of ASCVD or ASCVD risk factors.
4) Discuss non-statin agents as second-line options for the treatment of hypercholesterolemia.

Registration Information

There is no registration fee for this program.
The program is supported by the NYSDOH MPEP program.

Program Faculty


Diana Nagrecha, PharmD
Academic Educator, NYSMPEP, Clinical Assistant Professor, SUNY at Buffalo

Safinaz Rahman, PharmD
Academic Educator, NYSMPEP, Clinical Assistant Professor, SUNY at Buffalo

Accreditation Information

ACCREDITATION
The University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
CERTIFICATION
The University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences designates this enduring material activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.