Pre-Conference Session

Hot Topics in CVD Prevention Guideline Implementation

Registrations are now closed, thank you.

Join renowned international and national speakers on the eve of the National Prevention Conference on Thursday 17th November from 18:15-19:30 for this hybrid session on Hot Topics in CVD Prevention Guideline Implementation. The session will cover the latest CVD guidelines, the biggest wins in CVD prevention and how CVD prevention guidelines should be implemented in people with severe mental illness.


Agenda Includes:

  • What are the 5 New Biggest Wins in CVD Prevention? – Professor Thorsten Leucker, Preventive and Critical Care Cardiologist, Johns
    Hopkins University School of Medicine
  • Latest CVD Prevention Guidelines – the Good, the Bad and the Complexity Answered – Professor Ian Graham, Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine, Trinity College Dublin
  • Implementing CVD Prevention Guidelines in People with Severe Mental Illness: What Every Practitioner Should Know – Noeleen Burke, CNS Physical Health Needs, Mayo Mental Health Services  and Dr Jenni Jones, Director of Training and Education, NIPC
  • Session Chairs: Dr Susan Connolly, Consultant Cardiologist, Integrated Care, University Hospitals Galway and CHO2 and Prof David Wood, Director of Science, Strategy and International Relations, NIPC

This is a hybrid session supported by Novartis. Join us online or in person in the Sheraton Athlone Hotel. Places are limited for both options so early booking is advised.