Exercise is Medicine: Emphasis on Efficacy, Dosing, Safety and Toxicity

Friday, December 2, 2022 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

During session four of our UH CINEMA Cardiometabolic Webinar Series, hear from guest speaker, Dr. Carl Lavie, as he reviews the evidence showing that physical activity, exercise and cardiorespiratory fitness is protective for overall health, especially cardiovascular health and survival. He will share the impact of physical activity on the obesity epidemic and how physical fitness affects the obesity paradox in cardiovascular diseases. Learn the dosing of exercise needed to maximize outcomes and the potential toxicity of extreme levels of exercise.

Audience Q&A is included. While audience video and audio will be disabled, questions can be submitted via the chat function throughout the webinar and the speaker will answer as many as possible after the presentation.

About the Series

The University Hospitals Center for Integrated and Novel Approaches in Vascular-Metabolic Disease (UH CINEMA) is a unique cardiometabolic program that focuses on managing overlapping diabetes, heart and kidney disease issues. The UH CINEMA team is pleased to present a monthly virtual, interactive Cardiometabolic Webinar Series, featuring UH CINEMA experts and other nationally recognized guest speakers on topics related to diabetes and heart health. These live webinars aim to educate and provide resources for both consumers and practicing providers.

Accreditation and Credit Designation Statements

Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Providers should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. CME certificate can be downloaded post-event at https://cwru.cloud-cme.com only for attendees of the live event.

The event is free but registration is required.

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Where

Webinar (online)