The Women's Health Research Institute Presents:
Metabolic Syndrome in Women: Why It Matters to Cardiologists
Patricia Vassallo, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine (Cardiology)
Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University
Tuesday, September 19th, 2017 12:00PM to 1:00PM
Prentice Women's Hospital
250 E. Superior Street
3rd Floor Conference Room L South
This continuing nursing education activity has been approved for 1.0 contact hour by the Ohio Nurses Association (OBN-001-91), an accredited approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. Approval valid through 8/11/2019 - ONA Approval #21013, ONA-CE Assigned Approval Number.
The planners and faculty have declared no conflict of interest.
Criteria for successful completion includes attendance at the entire event and submission of a completed evaluation form.
- To become familiar with metabolic syndrome and its impact on cardiovascular risk in women.
- To explore how lifestyle modifications may be an effective treatment for metabolic syndrome.
- To learn about emerging technologies and their impact on the adoption of healthy behaviors.