Greater Detroit AACE Endocrine Club Meeting Thursday June 28, 2018

Guest faculty for the evening: James Froehlich, M.D, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI.

Topic: Peripheral Arterial Disease in the Diabetic Patient: Evaluation and Treatment of Individuals at Risk for Lower Extremity Peripheral Arterial Disease

Overview: Similar to past venues, the evening will undoubtedly prove to be both clinically and didactically fascinating. As always we encourage you to bring your own unique case conundrums for presentation and collaborative discussion. Representatives of Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Ultragenyx, Boehringer-Ingelheim, Abbvie & Dexcom will be joining us for the evening as they have graciously agreed to exhibit at and support this program.

As reference for the evening’s topic, please note:

Location: 6:30 p.m. at Lelli’s Inn on The Green
27925 Golf Pointe Blvd,
Farmington Hills, MI 48331
Phone: (248) 994-1111

Please RSVP by Monday, June 22, 2018. If you plan to attend, please reply via e-mail to Ilene Rappoport ilene6900@yahoo.com with your name, and phone number or fax your name, e-mail address and phone number printed clearly to (248) 855-5628.

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James Froehlich, MD, MPH, FACC, FSVM | Guest Faculty

James Froehlich, MD, MPH, FACC, FSVM, is Professor of Internal Medicine, Director of Vascular Medicine, Medical Director of Pharmacy, Assistant Chair of Medicine for Quality and Innovation, Co-Director of MCORRP, and Director of Anticoagulation at the University of Michigan Medical School. He received his undergraduate degree in political philosophy from Dartmouth College in 1982, and his medical degree from Dartmouth Medical School (now the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth College), in 1986. He completed a residency and chief residency in internal medicine at the New England Deaconess Hospital, Harvard Medical School, under Dr. Robert Moellering. Dr. Froehlich was a fellow in cardiology at the University of Michigan from 1993-1996, and a trainee there under the NIH Vascular Medicine Training Program Grant in 1994, under Dr. James Stanley. After completing a Master’s Degree in Public Health at the Harvard School of Public Health (while serving as Director of Vascular Medicine at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center), he joined the faculty of the University of Massachusetts Medical Center, with a joint appointment in vascular surgery and cardiology, before returning to Michigan and his current position. Dr. Froehlich has served on the editorial boards of the Journal of Vascular Surgery, the Cardiosource Review Journal, the Journal of Thrombosis and Thrombolysis, and currently serves on the editorial board of Vascular Medicine. He has also served as an ad hoc reviewer for JAMA, NEJM, Vascular Medicine and Circulation. He is Past-President of the Society for Vascular Medicine and has been a member of the AHA/ACC Preoperative Guidelines Committee and of the AHA Scientific Sessions Program Committee. He has published over 120 articles and 11 book chapters. He has lectured in 26 states and 13 different countries. He is an ardent supporter of the Boston Red Sox, the University Musical Society, and serves on the board of directors of the Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra.