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
Beyond the Call of Duty for FH : the Rianna Wingett Award

Beyond the Call of Duty for Familial Hypercholesterolemia​ (FH)

Nominations invited from health care professionals and patients
This is your chance to nominate your GP or health professional who will receive a £150 award presented at the annual conference.
Submission deadline: Monday 9 April

Rianna Wingett Award flier 2018

Read Rianna's story


Programme Summary

'Hot Topics in Atherosclerosis and Cardiovascular Disease'

Read more details on the programme by clicking on the links below.

Wednesday 4 - Friday 6 July 2018

LATEST 2018 conference programme

Conference flier
Hyperlipidaemia Education + Lp(a) study day flier



  • Hyperlipidaemia Education and Lp(a) study day
  • HEART UK committee meetings
  • Symposia session 1
  • Symposia session 2
  • Symposia session 3
  • Welcome Buffet reception


  • Medical & Scientific programme
  • Primary & Health Care programme
  • Clinical Lipidology Live!
  • Heart healthy walk
  • Myant lecture
  • Conference dinner and dance


  • Moderated poster session
  • Medical & Scientific programme + oral abstracts
  • Primary & Health Care programme + oral abstracts
  • Presentation of prizes and awards
  • Closing interactive session

Myant Lecturer 2018: Thursday 5 July : 17:00-18:00 hrs
Professor Bart STAELS

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.

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HUK Conference: Directions

Warwick Arts Centre
University of Warwick, Gibbet Hill Road, Coventry CV4 7AL

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