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Population Science and Public Health Section

The objectives of this section are:

Investigating, defining standards and promoting cardiometabolic health on a population level.

Stressing the importance of socio-economic, environmental, lifestyle, metabolic risk factors and treatment in cardiovascular prevention at all levels.

Defining and enabling risk stratification for prevention.

Supporting cardiologists, allied professionals, researchers, and policymakers in their prevention activities.

Section Nucleus

Chair: Pedro Marques-Vidal (CH)
Chair-Elect: Vassilis Vassiliou (UK)
Secretary: Maryam Kavousi (NL)
Past-Chair: Monique Verschuren (NL)

Nucleus Members:

  • Jean-Claude Barthelemy (FR)
  • Delphine De Smedt (BE)
  • Emanuele Di Angelantonio (UK)
  • Christine Graf (DE)
  • Konstantinos Koskinas (CH)
  • Maja-Lisa Løchen (NO)
  • Luigi Palmieri (IT)
  • Demosthenes Panagiotakos (GR)
  • Kausik Ray (UK)
  • Monika Siegrist (DE)
  • Monica Tiberi (IT)
  • Ilonca Vaartjes (NL)

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