Long School of Medicine

Advances in Dyslipidemia Management

Course Description

This course will describe the advances of lipid management and the concerns for high-risk patients.

Target Audience


Learning Objectives

  • Describe and discuss the future approach to lipid management.
  • Explain high risk patient groups to consider.
  • Describe emerging risk factors and new treatments for residual and metabolic risk.


Anand Prasad, MD
UT Health San Antonio

Financial Disclosures
Dr. Anand Prasad, MD has disclosed being a part of the speaker bureau for AstraZeneca, being an independent contractor for the America Heart Association, Research Funding: American Heart Association, 2020 grant funding: SARS-CoV-2 Infection (COVID-19) and the Development of Cardiac Dysfunction, and principal investigator. These relationships have been reviewed and mitigated.

The planning committee members below do not have any relevant financial relationship to disclose:
Steve Soliz, MBA, BSN, RN (Planner)
Chatchawin Assanasen (Planner)
Rachel Vandameer (Planner)
John Calhoun, MD (Planner)
Naveen Mittal (Planner)
Lillian Liao, MD, MPH (Planner)

Registration Information

No Charge

Physician Participation

Upon completion of viewing the online presentation, please follow the instructions at the end of the presentation to complete the evaluation. Once the evaluation is completed, the user will be provided the option to print their certificate.

Accreditation Statement

Continuing Medical Education Credit

As an ACCME-accredited CME provider, UT Health Science Center San Antonio must ensure that its CME activities are independent of the control of commercial interests. All speakers and planning committee members for the UT Health Science Center San Antonio sponsored programs are expected to disclose (prior to the activity) all “relevant financial relationships” as financial relationships in any amount occurring within the past 24 months that create a conflict of interest. (“Relevant” financial interest or other relationships can include such things as grant or research support, employees, consultants, major stockholders, members of speaker bureau, etc.)

The UT Health Science Center San Antonio and Steve Soliz, course director and content reviewer for the activity, have reviewed all financial disclosure information for all speakers, facilitators, and planning committee members; and determined and resolved all conflicts of interests.

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of The UT Health Science Center San Antonio and the University Health System. The UT Health Science Center San Antonio is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The UT Health Science Center San Antonio designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA), American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) accepts certificates of attendance for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME.

Healthcare professionals receiving a certificate of attendance should consult with their licensing board for information on applicability and acceptance

Credit may be obtained upon successful completion of the activity’s evaluation.