EAS Joint Symposium with the Menarini International Foundation will be held
on Saturday May 05, the opening day of the Congress.
The meeting is open for all Congress participants to attend and the official language of the Meeting will be English.
The Symposium will be held at Centro de Congressos de Lisboa, Hall Carolina Beatriz Ângelo / Auditorium VII.
The Secretariat will be open from 07:30 on Saturday May 05.
Lunches and coffee breaks will be served in the Meeting area.
Saturday May 05, 2018
Chairs: Alberico L. Catapano, Italy, Xavier Pinto, Spain, Aberto Mello e Silva, Portugal
The multifaceted aspects of cardiovascular prevention: from nutrition to therapy
08:30 Morning, part I
Diet and CVD - the epidemiological view
Why does the diet rich in unsaturated fat protect against cardiovascular disease? Differences between nuts and extra virgin olive oil
Effects of the different dietary fatty acids on health: focus on PUFA n-6. New evidences and controversies
Andrea Poli, Verona, Italy
Molecular and biochemical mechanisms involved in the protective effect of Mediterranean diet against atherosclerosis
Alvaro Hernáez, Madrid/Barcelona, Spain
11:30 Morning, part II
The nutritional advice in daily practice and the pyramid of the Mediterranean diet: can we be effective in the long term?
Miguel Angel Martínez-Gonzalez, Navarra, Spain
Diet and health: What is the role of microbiota?
Pablo Perez-Martínez, Cordoba, Spain
Lifestyle and genetics an interaction contributing to cardiovascular risk
13:30 Lunch break
Prevention of CVD guidelines from dietary and lifestyle intervention to therapy
Lipid-modifying effects of nutraceuticals: an evidence-based approach
Matteo Pirro, Perugia, Italy
15:30 Final discussion
11:00 Coffee break, Exhibition & Poster viewing