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Novel approaches for addressing adverse lifestyles in patients and their families


16/01/2017 18:00 16/01/2017 19:00 Europe/Paris Novel approaches for addressing adverse lifestyles in patients and their families

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European Association of Preventive Cardiology DD/MM/YYYY
European Association of Preventive Cardiology
Coronary Artery Disease (Chronic)
Myocardial Disease
Risk Factors and Prevention

Focus on

The webinar will focus on:

  • Improving adverse lifestyle habits (smoking, diet and physical activity) to have an impact on blood pressure, lipids, diabetes and obesity
  • Psychosocial support in secondary prevention
  • Importance of comprehensive lifestyle change after Myocardial Infarction

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This webinar is produced in the framework of the ESC Prevention of CVD Programme, organised by the European Association of Preventive Cardiology (EAPC), the Acute Cardiovascular Care Association (ACCA) and the ESC Council on Cardiovascular Nursing and Allied Professions (CCNAP). 

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Prof. Dan GaitaProfessor Dan Gaita, FESC
President of CardioPrevent Foundation
Founding President of Romanian Heart Foundation
Board Member of European Heart Network
University of Medicine & Pharmacy "Victor Babes"
Cardiovascular Prevention & Rehabilitation Clinic, Timisoara, Romania

Dr Catriona Jennings Doctor Catriona Jennings, FESC
Programme Leader and Senior Teaching Fellow for the MSc, PG Diploma and PG Certificate in Preventive Cardiology and Cardiovascular Specialist Research Nurse
Department of Cardiovascular Medicine                                                                         
NHLI Imperial College, London, United Kingdom


Prof Donna FitzsimonsProfessor Donna Fitzsimons, FESC
Head of School of Nursing & Midwifery
Queens University Belfast, United Kingdom

Scientific programme

The Faculty will discuss:

  • "How to optimise self-management in lifestyle change including telehealth strategies" (Prof. Dan Gaita, Romania)
  • "New strategies to overcome old obstacles in cardiovascular prevention" (Dr Catriona Jennings, United Kingdom)

Session information

The webinar addresses:

  • Cardiologists and Cardiovascular Specialists, Nurses and other Allied Professionals
  • Multi-disciplinary cardiology teams in hospitals 
  • General Practitioners and other primary care providers

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