Medicine Grand Rounds at UPMC Shadyside

Medicine Grand Rounds at UPMC Shadyside: “Bad Cholesterol: How Low Could We Go?”



Date
April 20, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Speaker(s)
Maja Stefanovic, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Location
West Wing Auditorium, UPMC Shadyside
Category
UPMC Shadyside, Department of Medicine
Contact
Justine Rubino
Director, Operations, CCEHS


412-647-8261
rubinoje@upmc.edu
Description

Over the previous few decades, a therapeutic target for lowering bad cholesterol has been steadily declining. This presentation will focus on the most recent interventions that reduce cholesterol to previously unimaginable levels and will discuss pros and cons of such approaches.