2nd Annual Orange County Symposium
Grand Californian Hotel , Anaheim , California
October 2, 2010
Program Chairs: Paul D. Rosenblit, MD, PhD, Robert Greenfield, MD , Nathan D. Wong, PhD
Back by POPULAR DEMAND, this one-day CME conference, jointly sponsored by the American Society for Preventive Cardiology, and the National Lipid Association and endorsed by the California ACC and the Pacific Lipid Association, will focus on further expanding knowledge with regard to the role of clinical lipidology in primary and secondary prevention of cardiovascular disease.
Chinese Society of Cardiology - ASPC Joint Session:
Optimizing Assessment of Cardiovascular Risk: What Does the Future Hold?
World Congress of Cardiology Scientific Sessions, Beijing, China.
Controversies in Preventive Cardiology Debate at AHA/EPI NPAM
Should We Focus on Novel Risk Markers and Screening Tests to Better Predict and Prevent Cardiovascular Disease?
Hilton Union Square Hotel, San Francisco, CA
March 5, 2010
Scanning 22 mummies who lived between 1981 BC and 334 AD, the researchers were able to identify either arteries or a heart in 16 mummies. Surprisingly, of these, 9 had evidence of atherosclerosis. The research was published in the Journal of the American Medical Association and attracted worldwide attention. Co-principal investigators were Drs. Gregory S. Thomas of the University of California, Irvine and Adel H. Allam of the Al Azhar Medical School in Cairo. Read less