Karol Watson, MD, PhD
Professor of Medicine/Cardiology at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Director of the UCLA Women’s Cardiovascular Health Center
Director, UCLA-Barbra Streisand Women’s Heart Health Program
Co-Director, UCLA Program in Preventive Cardiology
Director, UCLA Fellowship Program in Cardiovascular Diseases
Dr. Watson is a principal investigator for several large National Institutes of Health research studies including the Diabetes Prevention Program Outcomes Study and the Multi-ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. She is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology and a member of the American Heart Association. She is also a Board member of the American Heart Association, Western States Affiliate, and Chairperson of the Scientific Advisory Board for Womenheart, the largest national organization for women survivors of heart disease.
This activity is designed for cardiologists and cardiology-related healthcare professionals including residents, fellows, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, pharmacists, nurses and other healthcare professionals involved in the care of patients with hypercholesterolemia.
After completing this activity, participants should be able to:
In support of improving patient care, North American Center for Continuing Medical Education (NACCME)is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME),the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
NACCME designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM.
Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This continuing nursing education activity awards 1.0 contact hour.
Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #13255 for 1.0 contact hour.
This activity is approved for 1.0 contact hour (0.1 CEU) of continuing pharmacy education (UAN JA0006201-0000- 18-076-L01-P).
This educational activity is a knowledge-based activity.
This activity is supported by educational funding provided by Amgen and Sanofi US and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals.
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