March 05, 2018


Extended deadline - apply by March 11:

EAS Advanced Course on FH - Familial Hypercholesterolaemia
Debrecen, Hungary

This 3-day course is organised by EAS and the Hungarian Atherosclerosis Society.

The Course is intended for physicians (specialists or in specialist training), senior PhD students and PhDs that are involved in the screening and treatment of familial hypercholesterolemia (H).

The Course aims to provide up-to-date information about the epidemiology and pathomechanism as well as the screening, diagnostic and the latest therapeutic options in FH with a special emphasis on the Eastern European region. Case presentations related to FH, other lipid abnormalities, diagnostic and therapeutic challenges will provide further insight on everyday practice. Special challenges as statin intolerance, LDL apheresis, FH treatment in children and pregnancy will also be addressed.

The 3-day course will take place from Thursday May 24 - Saturday May 26, 2018.

Course venue

The Course will be held at the Hotel Divinus.

Director of the Course

Prof György Paragh, Debrecen, Hungary

Invited Faculty

László Bajnok (Hungary), István Balogh (Hungary), Maciej Banach (Poland), Edit Bárdi (Hungary), Béla Benczúr (Hungary), Zoltán Böröcz (Hungary), Richard Češka (Czech Republic), Péter Fülöp (Hungary), Ákos Gesztes (Hungary), Mariann Harangi (Hungary), Imre Juhász (Hungary), György Kerekes (Hungary), László Márk (Hungary), György Paragh (Hungary), Zsolt Pécsvárady (Hungary), István Reiber, (Hungary), Michal Vrablík (Czech Republic), Theodora Weisz (Switzerland).

Participation fee

Applicants will be required to pay in advance a registration fee of 100 € (one hundred Euros) to confirm their place on the Course.

What will be provided?

EAS will provide the following (included in the registration fee):

Accommodation May 24-26 (2 nights).
Meals as follows (coffee breaks are included)

  • welcome dinner on May 24
  • lunch & dinner on May 25
  • lunch May 26

Attending EAS Advanced Courses requires an active individual EAS Membership.

Extended application deadline until March 11, 2018.

Read more about the Course and how to apply >>
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