Cardiology

Texas Heart Institute Grand Rounds | Darren K. McGuire, MD, M.H.Sc.


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Friday, September 14, 2018 | 12 p.m. – 1 p.m. Add to Calendar

“CV Effects of Diabetes Medications: Lessons Learned from the Cardiovascular Trials”

Darren K. McGuire, MD, M.H.Sc.
Professor of Medicine,
Dallas Heart Ball Chair for Research on Heart Disease in Women, Distinguished Teaching Professor
Director, Parkland Hospital and Health System Cardiology Clinics, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA

Dr. Darren K. McGuire, MD, MHSc is Professor of Medicine at UT Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, Texas in the Division of Cardiology, where he holds the Dallas Heart Ball Chair for Research on Heart Disease in Women and is a Distinguished Teaching Professor. Dr. McGuire is the Lead Physician of the Parkland Hospital and Health System Cardiology clinics. Dr. McGuire’s expertise is in large scale CV Outcomes clinical trial design and execution, and drug registration/regulation, with a focus in the area of diabetes and cardiovascular disease. He presently has leadership roles for numerous international cardiovascular clinical outcomes trials, including T2DM, obesity, and lipid trials. Dr. McGuire is a previous member of the FDA Cardiovascular and Renal Drugs Advisory Committee and remains an FDA ad hoc consultant. He is Deputy Editor of Circulation, Senior Editor of Diabetes and Vascular Disease Research and co-editor of the textbook: Diabetes in Cardiovascular Disease: A Companion to Braunwald’s Heart Disease. Dr. McGuire has authored/co-authored over 280 peer-reviewed manuscripts, reviews, editorials and book chapters.

Grand Rounds provides a weekly opportunity to learn from leading medical and surgical experts, sharing the latest advancements and innovation in the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of cardiovascular disease. Similar to symposia, THI offers CME credits for participation in Grand Rounds.

Live Webcasting

To participate in the live webcast, and to obtain credit on your transcript, utilize the video and registration links provided in the interactive schedule below. Webcasting service provided by Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center Telemedicine Program

Live Webcast: Video Link | Meeting ID: 746-346-8349

To receive CME credit, register via this link the day of between 11:30 AM- 1:30 PM

Accreditation and Credit Designation

Texas Heart Institute is accredited by the Accreditation Council or Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Texas Heart Institute designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

For more information, visit: https://www.texasheart.org/event/thi-grand-rounds-darren-mcguire-md/

 


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