High Cholesterol AND Blood Pressure?
More Than Just a Numbers Game!

Kevin B. Sneed, Pharm.D.

Date / Time Tuesday, October 23, 2012 - 1:30 PM

HDL? LDL? Total Cholesterol? Systolic Pressure? Diastolic Pressure? What do these measures mean and why do they matter? The USF Health in The Villages survey indicated that 42% of Villagers have cholesterol problems and 28% have high blood pressure. Join us as Dr. Kevin Sneed, Dean of the College of Pharmacy at the University of South Florida, leads this informative lecture on what you need to know about prevention and treatment of these common conditions, including the newest pharmaceutical options.

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Kevin B. Sneed, Pharm.D.
Dean, University of South Florida College of Pharmacy/ USF Health

About Kevin B. Sneed, Pharm.D.

Dr.Sneed is the founding Dean of the University of South Florida College of Pharmacy, and an Associate Professor in the USF Department of Family Medicine. He was previously an Associate Professor with the Florida A&M University College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences. His educational background includes a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology with a concentration in Microbiology from the University of Central Florida. Dr. Sneed received his Doctor of Pharmacy Degree from Xavier University of Louisiana College of Pharmacy, where he received several clinical and leadership awards. He completed an Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Practice Specialty Residency at Bay Pines Veteran’s Administration Medical Center.

Dr. Sneed’s research interests include the pharmacological treatment of patients with Cardio-Metabolic Disorders, and examining Health Care Disparities. He is a Co-Director of the Community Outreach and Engagement Core (CEOC) in the Center for Equal Health, a partnership between USF Health and the Moffitt Cancer Center.