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Managing Blood Cholesterol Levels in Women

Sidney C. Smith, Jr., MD interviews Lynne Braun, PhD, CNP about what the 2018 Guideline for the Management of Blood Cholesterol recommends as optimal treatment for women.

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Public Comment: 2019 Clinical Performance & Quality Measures for Adults with HBP
03/18/2019 | The ACC/AHA Task Force on Clinical Data Standards would like to invite you to participate in the review of the draft version of the 2019 ...
2019 Guideline on the Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease
03/17/2019 | The purpose of this guideline is to review and consolidate existing recommendations into a single guidance document focused on the primar...

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Houston, Texas

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Council on Epidemiology and Prevention (EPI)

Veronique Roger, MD, MPH, FAHA

The Council on Epidemiology and Prevention (EPI) focuses on population-based approaches to preventing cardiovascular diseases. The mission of the American Heart Association (AHA) Council on Epidemiology and Prevention is to lead the discovery and translation of science related to the distribution and determinants of cardiovascular disease, with an emphasis on population approaches to prevent cardiovascular disease and improve cardiovascular health.

Veronique Roger, MD, MPH, FAHA
Chair, Council on Epidemiology and Prevention

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Council on Lifestyle and Cardiometabolic Health

Penny M. Kris-Etherton, PhD, RD, FAHA, FASN, FNLA, CLS

The Council on Lifestyle and Cardiometabolic Health promotes the expansion and exchange of knowledge with the ultimate goal of improving cardiovascular health across the lifespan. Our council promotes basic, clinical, epidemiological, and translational science related to nutrition, lipids, obesity, diabetes, physical activity, and behavior change.

Penny M. Kris-Etherton, PhD, RD, FAHA, FASN, FNLA, CLS
Chair, Council on Lifestyle and Cardiometabolic Health

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Council on Quality of Care and Outcomes Research (QCOR)

Tracy Wang, MD, MHS, MSc, FAHA

The Council on Quality of Care and Outcomes Research (QCOR) provides a forum for a multidisciplinary group of volunteers committed to making a substantial contribution to reducing the burden of heart disease and stroke through improving healthcare quality and patient outcomes.

Tracy Wang, MD, MHS, MSc, FAHA
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