PER® Presents 2017 NY CERC Multidisciplinary Cardio-Endo-Renal Collaborative

10:55 EDT 10 Aug 2017 | Businesswire
Physicians’ Education Resource, LLC

The meeting focuses on the theme of ‘Novel Approaches to Integrated Cardiometabolic Disease Management'

On September 23, 2017, Physicians’ Education Resource®, LLC (PER®) will host the 2017New York Cardio-Endo-Renal Collaborative (NY CERC) meeting at the Westin Times Square in New York City. The conference will be co-chaired by James Underberg, M.D., president-elect of the National Lipid Association,clinical assistant professor of medicine, New York University School of Medicine, NYU Center for the Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease, New York City; Davida F. Kruger, MSN, APN-BC, BC-ADM, certified nurse practitioner, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, Bone and Mineral Disease, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit; Silvio E. Inzucchi, M.D., professor of medicine; clinical director, Section of Endocrinology; medical director, Yale Diabetes Center; director, Endocrinology & Metabolism Fellowship; director, Yale Affiliated Hospitals Program, New Haven, Connecticut.

David Heckard, president of Physicians’ Education Resource®, LLC, said, “We are looking forward to this year’s NY CERC. The distinguished faculty will use their expertise to present an innovative and educational meeting that will focus on a variety of therapies and technologies that are improving treatment outcomes and succeeding in preventing cardiovascular and metabolic disease.”

This educational event will highlight some of the most pressing issues faced by endocrinologists, cardiologists, internists, specialty nurse practitioners and physician assistants who focus on metabolic and cardiovascular disease. Cardiometabolic health care professionals will also have the opportunity to exchange ideas while networking with their peers and learn about emerging treatments on cardiovascular disease prevention, dyslipidemia, diabetes, obesity management and hypertension. The meeting will feature engaging panel discussions, which provide an opportunity for the attendees to learn about state-of-the-art care and to earn up to 8 CME credits.

To register for this event, please visit

About PER®:

Since 1995, PER® has been dedicated to advancing cancer care through professional education and now furthers patient care and treatment strategies on a wide variety of chronic illnesses and diseases. In 2016, PER® initiated CME programming in the cardiovascular and endocrinology areas and continues to grow its’ therapeutic reach outside of oncology. While we continue to expand into other non-oncology topics, PER® remains the leading provider of live, online, and print CME activities focusing on oncology and hematology by providing high-quality, evidence-based activities featuring leading distinguished experts who focus on the application of practice-changing advances. In 2017, PER® will develop and implement 21 historic annual legacy conferences in the Unites States and Europe, along with many renowned online learning formats. PER® is also the publisher of the monthly peer-reviewed American Journal of Hematology/Oncology® and is accredited by the ACCME and CBRN. PER® is part of the Cranbury, New Jersey-based Michael J. Hennessy Associates Inc. family of businesses. Learn more at and

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