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Next IHLH Joint Rounds Looks at New Findings about Cholesterol Accumulation in the Arteries

Posted: 10 April, 2014

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The next IHLH Joint Heart + Lung Rounds features Dr. Gordon Francis speaking about his recent study that reveals new knowledge about cholesterol accumulation in the arteries.

Join us Thursday, May 15 at Vancouver General Hospital or by videolink at St. Paul’s Hospital.

Click here to read a recent Vancouver Sun news article on this topic.

For the full abstract and Dr. Francis’ bio, please click here.

Joint Heart + Lung Rounds

“Where does cholesterol accumulate in arteries?”

Presented by:
Dr. Gordon Francis
Professor of Endocrinology and Metabolism
Director, Health Heart Program Prevention Clinic
Director, Heart and Stroke Foundation Lipid Research Laboratory
Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia
Centre for Heart Lung Innovation, UBC and St. Paul’s Hospital

Thursday, May 15, 2014
8:00AM – 9:00AM
Diamond Health Care Centre Lecture Theatre (with videolink to St. Paul’s Hospital, New Lecture Theatre Level 1 Providence Building)

For more information about upcoming Heart + Lung Joint Rounds, please contact Elishah Velji at 604-806-8586 or via e-mail at