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Diabetes: new therapeutic strategies, glucose and risk factor control

EAPC webinar

17/02/2020 18:00 17/02/2020 19:00 Europe/Paris Diabetes: new therapeutic strategies, glucose and risk factor control

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European Association of Preventive Cardiology DD/MM/YYYY
European Association of Preventive Cardiology
Diabetes and the Heart
Preventive Cardiology
Risk Factors and Prevention

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This webinar is produced in the framework of the EAPC Diabetes & CVD Educational Programme. Experts from the European Association of Preventive Cardiology (EAPC), European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD) Study Group on Diabetes & CVD, ESC Council for Cardiology Practice (CCP), Association of Cardiovascular Nursing and Allied Professions (ACNAP), ESC Working Group on Aorta and Peripheral Vascular Disease, ESC Working Group on Myocardial and Pericardial Diseases, and the ESC Working Group on Thrombosis are involved in all stages of the programme development.


Learning Objectives

After watching this webinar, participants will be able to:

  • Provide an overview of present screening for hyperglycaemia and management of patients with type 2 diabetes and atherosclerotic vascular disease;
  • Understand the importance of multifactorial risk factor management; and
  • Review available evidence behind novel glucose-lowering drugs with cardioprotective capacity and when to choose different types of such treatment.

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 Answer a few questions and get 1 CME credit.




mellbin-linda-2019.pngAssoc. Prof. Linda Mellbin, FESC
Karolinska Institutet
Stockholm, Sweden

cosentino_francesco-2016.jpgProf. Francesco Cosentino, FESC
University of Glasgow
BHF Glasgow Cardiovascular Research Centre
Glasgow, United Kingdom


ryden_lar-2015.jpgProf. Lars Ryden, FESC
Karolinska Institutet
Stockholm, Sweden


Session Information

This webinar is designed for cardiologists, nurses, psychologists involved in diabetes and CVD prevention, and also those wishing to update their scientific knowledge on the topic.

During the webinar, you will be encouraged to send your questions by chat and interact with our key opinion leaders who will provide live feedback.

Technical Settings

The webinar is accessible on PCs and tablets. The use of a smartphone is not recommended.

To answer the MCQs during the live, you must allow pop-up windows.

A high-speed Internet connection is required (minimum 2 Mbps).