Date/Time: Wednesday, June 7, 2023 | 7-8am

Topic: Heart of the Matter: Improving Quality of Care and Outcomes in Patients with Cardiometabolic Disease

Speaker: Mikhail Kosiborod, MD - Vice President of Research, Saint Luke's Health System, Kansas City, MO;
Director of Cardiometabolic Research and Co-Director of the Saint Luke’s Michael & Marlys Haverty Cardiometabolic Center of Excellence at Saint Luke's Mid America Heart Institute; Professor of Medicine at the University of Missouri-Kansas City

Guest Moderator: Azmey Matarieh, MD - President Medical Group Management Committee (MGMC), North IL; President Local Practice Management Committee (LPMC), Elgin Market, Advocate Medical Group
Cardiovascular Service Line Director; Medical Director of Heart Failure and Coumadin Clinic, Advocate Sherman Hospital

Upon completion of the activity, the learner should be able to:

  • Identify several classes of glucose-lowering medications with proven benefits in improving cardiovascular outcomes
  • Be able to summarize key messages from current practice guidelines for patients with type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease
  • Understand the value of a coordinated team-based approach afforded by the Cardiometabolic Center of Excellence model
Session date: 
06/07/2023 - 7:00am to 8:00am CDT
United States
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    Aurora Health Care is accredited by the Wisconsin Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Aurora Health Care designates this activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • 1.00 Attendance
    Attendance Credit

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