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|
|Date||13 October 2014|
|Place||Veysey 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
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: firstname.lastname@example.org