Industry sponsored sessions

EDUCATIONAL SYMPOSIA

Tue 25 Apr 13:00
Expanding frontiers in LDL-cholesterol lowering trough PCSK9 inhibition

Chair:
  • Michal Vrablík
  • Michel Farnier

The evidence – what’s new?

Michal Vrablík, Prague, Czech Republic

In clinical practice – what data? Which patients ?

Daniel Gaudet, Montreal, Canada

The future – what does it hold?

Kausik Ray, London, United Kingdom

Panel discussion

Michel Farnier, Dijon, France

Daniel Gaudet, Montreal, Canada

Kausik Ray, London, United Kingdom

Michal Vrablík, Prague, Czech Republic

Introduction

Michel Farnier, Dijon, France

Concluding remarks

Michal Vrablík, Prague, Czech Republic

 

Educational Symposium sponsored by Sanofi Regeneron

Sun 23 Apr 16:00
Research into practice: protecting post-ACS patients in 2017

Chair:
  • Lale Tokgözoğlu

Recapturing the ESC/EAS Guideline recommendations

Alberico L. Catapano, Milan, Italy

IMPROVE-IT in practice

Marc P. Bonaca, Boston, USA

Invest in the heart in practice

François Mach, Geneva, Switzerland

François Schiele, Besançon, France

Protecting high-risk patients in the future

Wouter Jukema, Leiden, The Netherlands

Roundtable and Q&A

Alberico L. Catapano, Milan, Italy

Wouter Jukema, Leiden, The Netherlands

François Mach, Geneva, Switzerland

François Schiele, Besançon, France

Lale Tokgözoğlu, Ankara, Turkey

Conclusion: Translating science for the benefit of patients

Lale Tokgözoğlu, Ankara, Turkey

Introduction

Lale Tokgözoğlu, Ankara, Turkey

 

Educational Sympoium sponsored by MSD

MEET THE EXPERT

Tue 25 Apr 14:00
Difficulties in diagnosing and managing the patient with familial chylomicronaemia syndrome – case studies

Chair:
  • Zeljko Reiner

Case 1

Elizabeth Hughes, West Bromwich, United Kingdom

Case 2

Eric Bruckert, Paris, France

Welcome and introduction

Zeljko Reiner, Zagreb, Croatia

 

Meet the Expert sponsored by Akcea

Mon 24 Apr 14:00
Insights into recent clinical trials in blood cholesterol lowering

Overview of symposium key points

Marc P. Bonaca, Boston, USA

Q&A

 

Meet the Expert session sponsored by MSD

SPECIAL LECTURE

Tue 25 Apr 13:00
Recognising familial chylomicronaemia syndrome

Familial chylomicronemia syndrome –– what's in a name?

Finding the one in a million

Zeljko Reiner, Zagreb, Croatia

Q&A

Zeljko Reiner, Zagreb, Croatia

Introduction

 

Special Lecture sponsored by Akcea

Tue 25 Apr 14:00
Visceral obesity and dyslipidaemia

Chair:
  • Jean-Charles Fruchart
  • Yuji Matsuzawa

Cardiometabolic disorders associated with visceral obesity: Ectopic fat accumulation, insulin resistance, atherogenic dyslipidemia, and cardiovascular disease

Jean-Pierre Després, Québec, Canada

Management of atherogenic dyslipidemia associated with visceral obesity: Potential role of a novel selective peroxisome proliferator-activated receptorα modulator (SPPARMα)

Shizuya Yamashita, Osaka, Japan

Educational Symposium sponsored by Kowa