Saturday, October 20th 2018

Managing FH Together:                     8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Atherosclerosis in South Asians:    1:00 p.m. - 4:50 p.m.

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Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute
209 Victoria St.
The Allan Waters Family Auditorium
Toronto, ON M5B 1T8

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Melinda Jones
905-453-8885 | Toll free: 1-877-453-8885   




Managing Familial Hypercholesterolemia Together


Atherosclerosis in South Asians


Managing FH Together: An Interchange Between Patients, Clinicians and Researchers

(8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.)

 Following this program, participants will be able to:

  1. Recognize the high frequency of FH in Canada and discuss the approach to screening, diagnosis and cascade screening
  2. Identify the major genetic causes of FH and the role of genetic testing
  3. Apply appropriate risk tools to assess cardiovascular risk for patients with FH
  4. Describe principles of treatment of FH, including treatment targets, existing and emerging therapies, and indications for specialist referral

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Atherosclerosis in South Asians: Partnering for a Healthier Future

(1:00 p.m. - 4:50 p.m.)

This program will equip participants to identify, evaluate and treat South Asian patients with, and at risk for cardiovascular disease. In addition, participants will learn about culturally appropriate diet and exercise recommendations and understand the role of genetics and new risk factors to explain the heightened risk.    

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Registration Fee:

  • Managing FH Together (8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.) : $75   
  • Atherosclerosis in South Asians (1:00 p.m. - 4:50 p.m.) : $75
  • Attendance at both programs (8:30 a.m. - 4:50 p.m.) : $125

  Members receive a 20% discount.                                                                                            Resident and Fellows fee is waived*. Use code: RESIDENT                                                                              *Required to submit proof of residency from your program director prior to the event. 

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Cancellations: Please note that all cancellations should be made in writing to Melinda Jones:mjones@ccrnmd.com . All cancellations before Monday, October 15 will be subjected to a $10.00 processing fee. Cancellations after Monday, October 15 will not be refunded.