Workshop Topics

Advanced clinical seminars

  • What is the best practice in secondary prevention in 2020?
  • The omega 3 fatty acids enigma
  • Controversy on risk predication in primary prevention
  • Management of non-lipid-risk factors


Metabolism of lipids and lipoproteins

  • Bileacids and reverse cholesterol transport
  • Cellular lipid trafficking
  • Adipose tissue
  • Lipoprotein receptors and transporters


Pathogenesis of atherosclerosis

  • Lipoprotein in arterial wall
  • Immune cells in the arterial wall
  • Plaque rupture and erosion
  • Epigenetics and non-coding RNA


Prevention and treatment of CVD

  • Turning tides on triglycerides
  • Pediatric lipidology – a primer for clinical practice
  • Who are the highest risk patients and how do we manage them?
  • Strategies towards personalised risk stratification


Metabolic Diseases of Atherosclerosis

Subtopics to be announced