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Lipoprotein Apheresis and Pharmacotherapies for Severe Hypercholesterolaemia

10th Annual International Conference

When: Friday 22nd September 2017.

Time: From 09.00 - 3.30pm

Venue: Life Science Hub, Cardiff Bay CF10 4PL

Programme includes:

Medical management of Homozygous FH - Dr Handrean Soran, Consultant Physician and Endocrinologist, Manchester

Liporotein (a) - Professor Anne Tybjaerg-Hansen, Copenhagen University Hospital, Denmark

Local Experience of Hyperlipidaemia - Dr Graham Bayly, Consultant Biochemist, Bristol Royal Infirmary

​Paediatric Apheresis - Professor Claudia Steffanuti, Head of Extracorporeal Therapeutic Techniques Unit, Italy

The FOURIER Data - Dr Derek Connolly, Consultant Interventional Cardiologist, Birmingham

Treatment of Severe FH - Apheresis or PCSK9? - Dr Dev Datta, Consultant Medical Biochemist, Cardiff

 

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For further information please contact Suzanne Watkins - email suzanne.watkins@wales.nhs.uk or telephone 02920 715047