McMaster University

Demystifying Medicine
Seminar Series

What is new in our understanding of atherosclerosis —
from paediatric aspects to new biologics

  • Seminar Information
  • Video with Dr. Katherine Morrison
  • Video with Dr. Rick Austin

Date:

Monday, October 5, 2015

Speakers:

  • Dr. Katherine Morrison | Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics Co-Director, Metabolism and Childhood (MAC) Obesity Research Program
  • Dr. Rick Austin | Professor, Department of Medicine Career Investigator, Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario Amgen Canada Research Chair in Nephrology

Learning Objectives:

  • Learn about the development of atherosclerosis across the life course
  • Identify how paediatricians have a role in atherosclerotic heart disease
  • Use of cutting edge technology to screen for new cardiovascular treatments

Contact Info:

Dr. Kjetil Ask
Email: demystifyingmedicine@gmail.com

Sara Sellers
Phone: 905-525-9140 Ext. 76706

Video with Dr. Katherine Morrison

Video with Dr. Rick Austin