South Asian Conference 2020

Details & Video

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Video Time: 140 minutes
Accreditation-CME Credits: This program is not accredited. Physicians may earn self-learning credits through active steps. Instructions will be provided in the completion certificate.
Target Audience: General practitioners, CV specialists and allied health professionals

Recording of live virtual event held October 14, 2020

This program was hosted by SANSAR and DIL Walk Foundation, two Canadian charities who are committed to reducing the burden of heart disease in the South Asian population. The Canadian Collaborative Research Network was proud to be working with these two important charitable organizations to develop this program.

NOTE - While the live session was accredited for Mainpro+ credits the online recording has not been reviewed for accreditation.

Please select the sessions below to participate.  The PROGRAM AGENDA is available here. The PROGRAM SLIDES are available from the CCRN booth in the virtual exhibit hall link below.

Thank you to our sponsors who supported the development of this program through unrestricted educational grant sponsorships and made it possible for us to share the recordings of this program.

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Overview & Objectives

South Asian Conference

Target Audience: General practitioners, CV specialists and allied health professionals.

This program is hosted by two Canadian charities, SANSAR and DIL Walk, and was developed by the Canadian Collaborative Research Network.

Following participation in this program participants will be able to:

  • Apply the latest advances in the management of South Asian patients with ASCVD
  • Describe appropriate diet and exercise patterns for South Asians
  • Identify, evaluate and treat South Asian patients with diabetes and kidney disease
  • Identify, evaluate and treat South Asian patients with dyslipidemia and hypertension
  • Examine appropriate strategies for managing atrial fibrillation and stroke prevention in South Asian patients
  • Examine appropriate strategies for managing heart failure and peripheral arterial disease in South Asian patients



Accreditation

This program is NOT accredited.

 

Mainpro+ participants may earn certified credits by completing a Linking Learning Exercise.

 

Specialist participants may claim Section 2 credits (up to 2 credits per hour) following completion of a personal learning project (PLP) under Section 2: Self-Learning Activities within the MAINPORT ePortfolio. 

 

You will receive a Certificate of Attendance for your records following completion of the session evaluation form. 



Faculty

Faculty

Harpreet Bajaj
MD, MPH, FACE
Brampton, ON

Milan Gupta
MD, FRCPC, FCCS
Brampton, ON

Anmol Kapoor
MD, FRCPC
Calgary, AB

Raman Kapoor
Calgary, AB

Nadia Khan
MD, FRCPC
Vancouver, BC

Narendra Singh
MD, FRCPC, FCCS, FACC, FAHA
Atlanta, GA

Agenda

Agenda

Program ChapterDuration
(Min:Sec)
&
Presenter
Welcome
Milan Gupta
ASCVD in South Asians: State of the Art
Milan Gupta
Diet and obesity interventions
Raman Kapoor
Diabetes and kidney disease management
Harpreet Bajaj
Lipid and hypertension management
Nadia Khan
AF and stroke prevention
Narendra Singh
Heart failure and peripheral arterial disease
Anmol Kapoor
Discussion period
Conclusion


Sponsorship

This program has been developed by the Canadian Collaborative Research Network, a not-for-profit physician organization, and is supported through an educational grant received from:

 

 

 

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