International Conference on Nutrition in Medicine: Cardiovascular Disease

July 31-August 1, 2015

Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine

Grand Hyatt Washington DC

Dr. Adriane Fugh-Berman, director of PharmedOut, will be giving a talk on statins at this conference titled Undercutting Diet and Exercise: The Overpromotion of Drugs in Cardiovascular Disease Prevention and Treatment.

From PCRM:
Jointly provided with The George Washington University, we offer continuing medical education, over 20 speakers, great networking opportunities, and the best and most healthful conference food you’ve ever had.
On Friday, the focus is on the surprising origins of heart disease, the risks of “bad” fats, the controversial role of pharmaceuticals, and how it can be prevented and reversed through diet and lifestyle changes. On Saturday, the scope widens to examine the kinds of dietary guidelines that can end the heart disease epidemic, and what clinicians need to know about counseling their patients.

The Real Risks of Rx Drugs

PharmedOut’s 5th conference is being held at the Georgetown Hariri Building on June 11-12.

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