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One day workshop on “Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors: Experience and Way Forward”

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On July 18, Kathmandu University School of Medical Sciences organized one day workshop on “Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors: Experience and Way Forward”. The program was facilitated by both international and national speakers representing University of Washington, Harvard T.H. Chan University, Kathmandu Medical College, Kathmandu University School of Medical Sciences and Nepal Health Research Council. The program started with sharing experiences on CVD and risk factors in different settings. The speakers shared their studies on CVD and risk factors such as environment exposure and diet. Similarly, possible research opportunities with population based registries was also presented. The workshop ended with discussion on possible future direction and research collaboration.
International Speakers:
University of Washington
Annette Fitzpatrick
Harvard T.H. Chan University
Vasanti Malik
Lindsay Jaacks
National Speakers:
Dr. Abhinav Vaidya
Dr. Archana Shrestha
Dr. Dipesh Tamrakar
Dr. Meghnath Dhimal

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