Institute of Health Research Seminar

Epidemiology & prevention of cardio-metabolic disease: A journey from the Mediterranean region to Sub-Saharan Africa

An Exeter Medical School seminar
Date13 October 2014
Time12:00
PlaceVeysey Building Lecture Theatre

The seminar will provide a general overview on the epidemiology and non-pharmacological management and prevention of cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes.

Saverio Stranges, MD, PhD, FFPH 

Associate Clinical Professor of Cardiovascular Epidemiology Division of Health Sciences, University of Warwick Medical School

http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/med/staff/saveriostranges

The seminar will focus on examples of Dr Stranges’ own research on cardiovascular and diabetes prevention. Specific areas will be: (i) the role of micronutrients and dietary supplements in cardio-metabolic health; (ii) the health implications of sleep disturbances; (iii) public health challenges in the area of cardio-metabolic health in low-resource settings.

If you would like to attend please contact:  stella.taylor@exeter.ac.uk


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