We are delighted to announce the next edition of the NIPC Series: Exploring the Interface between Cardiovascular Disease and Mental Health which will take place on Thursday March 25th, 19:00-20:30.

Did you know that depression can be as big a risk factor for coronary heart disease as smoking, high cholesterol levels and high blood pressure?This session will explore the correlation between Cardiovascular Disease and Mental Health.

CPD approval pending. Full agenda will be announced shortly.

Agenda Includes:

Better Emotional Self-Care


Prof Jim Lucey
Medical Director, St. Patrick’s University Hospital, Dublin and Clinical Professor of Psychiatry TCD

The Psychological Impact of COVID-19 on CVD Management: What To Know, What To Do

Dr Michael Vallis
Health Psychologist, Health Behaviour Change Consultant and Associate Professor in Family Medicine at Dalhousie University, Canada




Session Q&A

Chair: Prof Andrew Murphy
GP, Professor of General Practice, NUI, Galway


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