Primary Care Pulse: August 10, 2022

Thank you to all who joined us live for Primary Care Pulse on August 10, 2022. If you were not able to join us live, the sessions have been recorded and are available below.

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Join your clinician colleagues and expert faculty as they present the latest clinical insights and guidelines during a variety of upcoming virtual education opportunities, including Primary Care Pulse and PrimaryCareNOW. View our upcoming virtual conference schedule.

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12–1pm ET    CME/CE Accredited Session

Health Equity


In this episode, Dr. Greg Hall reviews the national cardiovascular data related to African American health outcomes as well as the significantly worse outcomes related to thrombosis in strokes, heart attacks, DVTs, atrial fibrillation, and anticoagulation differences that can negatively impact care outcomes. We will also review data related to salt sensitivity and discuss best practices for communication and prevention in African American populations.  

Gregory L. Hall, MD

Medical Director, Cutler Center for Men, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Associate Professor of Integrative Medical Sciences, Northeast Ohio Medical Center, Rootstown, OH, Associate Professor of Internal Medicine, Northeast Ohio Medical Center, Rootstown, OH, Assistant Clinical Professor in Medicine, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH, Executive Director, National Institute for African American Health, Cleveland. OH

1:10–1:25pm ET    Non-CME Industry Theater


Close to the Heart: The Increasing Prevalence of Type 2 Diabetes and Associated Comorbidities

Eden M. Miller, DO | James O'Keefe, MD


Listen as Dr. Eden Miller and Dr. James O’Keefe discuss how diabetes can affect cardiovascular health. These key experts will also review key cardiovascular outcomes trials and their impact on treatment guidance for patients with type 2 diabetes.

Eden M. Miller, DO

Family Practice Physician , Diabetes and Obesity Care, Bend, Oregon

James O'Keefe, MD

Director of Cardio Wellness Center, Saint Luke’s Mid America Heart Institute, Professor of Medicine, University of Missouri-Kansas City, Kansas City, Missouri

Sponsored by Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and Lilly USA, LLC

1:30–1:45pm ET    Non-CME Industry Theater

Cardiovascular Medicine

Effects of Long-Term Exposure to Persistently Elevated LDL-C

Guy L Mintz, MD, FACP, FACC | James A. Underberg, MD, MS, FACP, FNLA | Yehuda Handelsman, MD, FACP, FNLA, MACE


This podcast discusses the effects of long-term exposure to persistently elevated low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C) on risk for atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease. Four health care providers offer their perspectives from the fields of family medicine, internal medicine, cardiology, and endocrinology.

Guy L Mintz, MD, FACP, FACC

Director of Cardiovascular Health & Lipidology, Sandra Atlas Bass Heart Hospital, North Shore University Hospital

James A. Underberg, MD, MS, FACP, FNLA

Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, NYU Grossman School of Medicine

Yehuda Handelsman, MD, FACP, FNLA, MACE

Medical Director & Principal Investigator, The Metabolic Institute of America

Sponsored by Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation