Joint sessions

Sunday 06 May
IAS-EAS Joint session

Genetics, metabolomics and cariovascular risk factors

Mining the blood for new cardiometabolic markers

Robert Gerszten, Boston, USA

High-resolution lipoprotein phenotypes and cardiovascular outcomes

Samia Mora, Boston, USA

Genes can hurt you to develop CVD-beyond classical risk factors

Stefano Romeo, Gothenburg, Sweden

Genes can protect you from CVD – beyond classical risk factors

Heribert Schunkert, Munich, Germany

Monday 07 May
ESC-EAS Joint Session

Can we really prevent atherosclerosis?

Chair:
  • Lale Tokgozoglu
  • Jeroen J. Bax

Will aggressively lowering of LDL prevent atherosclerosis?

Alberico L. Catapano, Milan, Italy

Early therapy versus late intervention; what works?

Diedrick Grobbee, Utrecht, The Netherlands

Will inhibiting thrombus formation prevent acute coronary syndromes?

Stephan Gielen, Leipzig, Germany

Reality check: Can we get to goals in guidelines?

Ulrich Laufs, Leipzig, Germany