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2016 Annual Conference

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Who should attend?
  • Hospital Consultants
  • SpRs
  • Associate Specialists and Specialist Trainees with an interest in Cardiovascular disease
  • Caring Professionals
  • Chemical Pathologists
  • Clinical Lipidologists
  • Diabetologists
  • ​Geneticists
  • Cardiologists
  • Vascular Surgeons
  • Cardiovascular Radiologists
  • Allied Health Professionals
  • Community Pharmacists
  • General Practitioners
  • GPs with Specialist Interest in CVD
  • Physicians
  • Directors of Public Health
  • Healthcare Commissioners
  • Nurses - Specialist Cardiovascular and Lipid Clinic
  • Nurses - Practice
  • Nurses - Genetics Specialist
  • Dietitians
  • Nutritionists
  • Basic Scientists
  • Scientists and researchers in cardiovascular diseases
  • Those with an interest in cardiovascular disease, lipids and atherosclerosis
Conference Office

For any questions relating to the Annual Conference, please contact the conference office below:

Natasha Dougall

Wheldon Events & Conferences
93 Watling Street
, Bridgtown
,
Cannock
, Staffordshire WS11 0BG

T: +44 (0) 1543 503 322
F: +44 (0) 1543 466 890

E: wheldonevents@btconnect.com

HEART UK 30th Annual Conference
'Cholesterol – The Evolving Story.
A Celebration of 30 Years of Lipidology'

Wednesday 6 - Friday 8 July 2016


Edinburgh Conference Centre
​Heriot-Watt University, Riccarton, Edinburgh, EH14 4AS​



The conference for medical, scientific, healthcare and student attendees with an interest in lipids, atherosclerosis, cholesterol conditions, cardiovascular disease and nutrition.

  • The “Must go” conference for anyone interested in lipids and involved in primary and secondary care or industry.
  • 2 day Medical & Scientific + Healthcare conference programme (Thursday – Friday)
  • PLUS additional Paediatrics and Hyperlipidaemia Education study day (Wednesday)
  • Informative plenary sessions given by eminent national and international speakers
  • Interactive sessions on clinical cases and patient and public issues
  • Sessions suited to clinicians in both primary and secondary care and scientists alike
  • Welcome reception with opening guest speaker – a great chance to begin networking
  • Annual dinner and ceilidh


Register to attend

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Statement:
The conference is sponsored by various organisations.  These organisations have had no input into the development of the programme for the study day, Medical & Scientific and Healthcare programme’s, or influenced the choice of speakers. But excluding the sponsored symposia sessions where the programme is developed and speakers identified by the sponsor.
A full sponsors list can be found:

https://heartuk.org.uk/news-and-events/meetings-conferences/heart_uk_annual_conference/sponsors


2015 Stats:

  • 70% of delegates who attended in 2015 felt the conference exceeded expectations.
  • 85% of delegates said they would attend again in 2016.
  • 87% of delegates rated the conference excellent or good.
  • 86% of delegates rated the programme as excellent or good.
  • 75% of delegates were from secondary care.
  • 25% of delegates were from primary care / other.


Welcome letter from Mr Ray Edwards, Chairman

Welcome letter from Dr Alan Rees, Medical Director

Registration is OPEN

We look forward to seeing you in Edinburgh in July 2016 and to helping HEART UK celebrate its 30th conference anniversary year.

Mr Ray Edwards
Chairman - HEART UK

Dr Alan Rees
Medical Director - HEART UK
Consultant Physician, Cardiff, Wales, UK

Miss Jules Payne
Chief Executive - HEART UK

Dr Nigel Capps
Chair of the Medical Scientific & Research Committee - HEART UK
Consultant Chemical Pathologist
The Shrewsbury & Telford Hospital NHS Trust, Telford

Dr Peter Rae
2016 Local Host
Chemical Pathologist 
Edinburgh, UK

Conference Office

For any questions relating to the Annual Conference, please contact the conference office below:

Natasha Dougall

Wheldon Events & Conferences
93 Watling Street
, Bridgtown
,
Cannock
, Staffordshire WS11 0BG

T: +44 (0) 1543 503 322
F: +44 (0) 1543 466 890

E: wheldonevents@btconnect.com

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Edinburgh Conference Centre
Heriot-Watt University, Riccarton, Edinburgh, EH14 4AS

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