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September 28, 2023
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Title: Early Identification and Effective Management of Hypercholesterolemia in Children

Date: Thursday, September 28 from 7:00 – 8:00 pm Eastern

Session Description:
This interactive virtual symposium, sponsored by Regeneron Medical Affairs, with Don P. Wilson, MD, a renowned pediatric lipidologist, will focus on diagnosing lipid disorders (including familial hypercholesterolemia) and managing treatment goals in children.

SpeakerDon P. Wilson, MD, FNLA, Department of Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes, Endowed Chair, Pediatric Cardiovascular Health and Risk Prevention Program, Cook Children’s Medical Center, Fort Worth, Texas

Moderator: Matt Ito, PharmD, Associate Director, Medical Affairs, Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Learning Objectives:
As a result of participating in this interactive virtual symposium, learners should be able to:

  • Discuss the role of hypercholesterolemia and atherosclerosis in cardiovascular disease (CVD) beginning in childhood
  • Explain why early identification and treatment of at-risk children can help prevent atherosclerosis and atherosclerosis-related events, such as myocardial infarction and stroke during childhood and adulthood
  • Describe current recommendations and best clinical practices for cholesterol screening and setting treatment goals in children


Sponsored by Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc.