UA Sarver Heart Center Grand Rounds - Vascular Consequences of Insufficient Sleep

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Christopher A. DeSouza, PhD

Professor, Department of Integrative Physiology, University of Colorado Boulder

Vascular Consequences of Insufficient Sleep

Event Series: 
Sarver Heart Center Grand Rounds Guest Speaker Series
Date: 
November 3, 2017 - 12:00pm
Event Address: 
1501 N. Campbell Avenue, Tucson
Event Location: 
Sarver Heart Center
Event Location Other: 
Room 4137
Dr. Christopher DeSouza is a professor in the Department of Integrative Physiology and Medicine (cardiology) at the University of Colorado. He directs the Integrative Vascular Biology Laboratory and is co-director of the Clinical and Translational Research Center at the University of Colorado Boulder. The research mission of Dr. DeSouza’s laboratory is to study the effects of cardiovascular and metabolic risk factors and disease on vascular endothelial cell function. Dr. DeSouza has been continuously funded by the National Institutes of Health since 1995.

Sarver Heart Center Grand Rounds - Guest Speaker Series

The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Dr. DeSouza has disclosed he has no conflicts.

All other faculty, CME Planning Committee members and CME office reviewers have disclosed that they have no financial relationships with commercial interests that would constitute a conflict of interest concerning this CME activity.

Learning Objectives:
  1. Describe recent progress in the research, diagnosis and treatment of heart disease
  2. Integrate advances in heart disease diagnosis and treatment into the day-to-day practices of research and clinical care
  3. Provide medical professionals with updates on cardiologic topics with the goals of increasing knowledge, competence and patient care

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