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A story of Hope

A Story of Hope is a short four-minute film about a family with a history of Familial Hypercholesterolemia.

 

UK Paediatric Services for Familial Hypercholesterolaemia Workshop

Wednesday 14th November 2018

10.00 - 16.00

Royal College Physicians, William Henry Duncan Building, 6 West Derby Street, Liverpool L7 8TX

Course organisers: Dr Uma Ramaswami and Professor Steve Humphries

Free Registration at : https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/uk-paediatric-services-for-familial-hypercholesterolaemia-fh-tickets-49599774260

Programme Includes: 

FH - Genetics and Natural history in childhood: Steve Humphries, Emeritus Professor, Cardiovascular Genetics, Institute Cardiovascular Sciences, University College London

Parents' experience of having a child with FH: Mrs Karen Hasid, parent of children with FH from Liverpool

Managing children with FH - dietary and lifestyle advice: Allyson Terry, Paediatric metabolic dietitian, Alder Hey Hospital, Liverpool

Lipid lowering medications: Dr Andrew Morris, Consultant in Paediatric Metabolic Disease, Manchester University NHS Trust

Universal screening for FH at time of MMR vaccination: Application to NSC update: Jules Payne, Chief Executive, HEART UK 

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