Lipid Disorders

Online Resources and Information was created to serve as one of the primary information outlets for the APOLLO (Advances in Prevention through Optimal Lipid LOwering) program, a national educational initiative providing comprehensive dyslipidemia education. provides cardiologists and other health care professionals with the most up-to-date news, information, and continuing education from the field of dyslipidemia and cardiovascular disease prevention. The site is funded by an educational grant from AstraZeneca Pharmaceutical LP.

Lipids Online  the online resource for clinicians, researchers and educators with an interest in atherosclerosis, dyslipidemia and lipid management. Useful link for CME, slides, etc.

Lipids Forum  has been designed to keep clinicians informed and up to date on the most recent developments in the field of lipidology. This site focuses on lipid issues beyond only LDL. There are CME and slide presentations available here. Supported by unrestricted educational grant from Abbott Laboratories.

LipidHealth  This  site offers timely information on atherosclerosis, coronary artery disease risk reduction and clinical trials regarding lipid modification therapy. This is a valuable resource for health care professionals desiring CME, current lipid guidelines,  slides and other  information.

15th INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON “DRUGS AFFECTING LIPID METABOLISM” This slide library is a collection of some of the key slides presented by several speakers during the 15th INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON “DRUGS AFFECTING LIPID METABOLISM” that has been held in Venice, Italy (October 24-27, 2004)

AACE Medical Guidelines for Clinical Practice for the Treatment of Dyslipidemia and Prevention of Atherogenesis These guidelines were published in by the AACE as a resource for clinicians managing patients with dyslipidemia.



Professional Organizations

The National Lipid Association (NLA) is a multidisciplinary, non-profit membership association created in 2002 to serve the community of lipid professionals who manage patients with lipid disorders and increased cardiovascular risk.