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infoPOEMS- Cardiovascular

Gary Ferenchick, MD

Location: Salons 3, 4, 6

  1. The USPSTF 2016 recommendation on the use of ASA for primary prevention

  2. The recent evidence on the use of aspirin for primary prevention in light of the USPSTF recommendations focusing on the ASPREE, ASCEND and ARRIVE Trials

  3. That “one-size-fits-all” for the use of ASA for primary prevention may be the wrong paradigm

  4. The 2018 ACC AHA Cholesterol Clinical Practice Guidelines

Speaker Bio(s):

Gary Ferenchick, MD, MS is Professor of Medicine at Michigan State University College of Human Medicine, where he practices general internal medicine and is deeply involved in MSU-CHM major curriculum renovation. He earned his master’s degree in human nutrition and medical degree from Michigan State University and completed his residency training in internal medicine at Michigan State University College of Human Medicine, where he has been a faculty member for over 25 year. Dr. Ferenchick is a Past-President of the Clerkship Directors in Internal Medicine. His research interest is the interface between medical education and information technology.

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