A Primer in Fatty Acids: Why We Need to Understand Fish Oil

A Primer in Fatty Acids: Why We Need to Understand Fish Oil

Speaker Name/Credentials

Seth Baum, MD, FACC, FAHA, FACPM, FNLA
President-Elect, American Society for Preventive Cardiology
Medical Director, Women’s Preventive Cardiology
Christine E. Lynn Women’s Health & Wellness Institute
Boca Raton Regional Hospital
Co-Founder and Chief Medical Officer
MB Clinical Research

Estimated time of Talk

45 minutes

Learning Objectives

  • Define the common fats and fatty acids
  • Understand EPA, DHA, and their derivatives
  • Examine the flaws in Omega-3 CVD Intervention Trials
  • Learn to read a label
  • Understand omega-3 testing and why it makes a difference to test our patients

Conflicts of Interest

AstraZeneca Research/Consultant/Speaker
Regeneron/Sanofi Research
Akcea Research/Consultant
Formulated VitalOils1000TM
Wife owns VitalRemedyMD, Inc.

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