Friday Forums: 2008-2009
Date: September 12, 2008
Speaker: John P. Forman, M.D., M.Sc.
Topic: “Novel Risk Factors for Hypertension”
Date: October 10, 2008
Speaker: JoAnn Manson, M.D., Dr.PH.
Topic: “A Proposed Large-Scale Randomized Trial of Vitamin D and Omega-3 Fatty Acids: Rationale and Design”
Date: November 21, 2008
Speaker: Anthony Rosenzweig, M.D.
Topic: “Endothelial Inflammatory and Regenerative Mechanisms in Vascular Pathology”
Date: January 23, 2009
Speaker: Roberto Marchioli, M.D.
Topic: “Development of Collaborative Research Networks for Large Randomized Controlled Trials: Experiences of the GISSI Investigators”
Date: February 27, 2009
Speaker: Paul M. Ridker, M.D., M.P.H.
Topic: “JUPITER Trial Update”
Date: March 27, 2009
Speaker: Prof. Mark Woodward, M.D.
Topic: “Cardiovascular Disease and Risk Factor Prevalence in the Asia Pacific Region”
Date: April 10, 2009
Speaker: Howard D. Sesso, Sc.D., M.P.H.
Topic: “The Epidemiology of Antioxidant Vitamins and Cardiovascular Disease: The Role of Recently Completed and Newly Initiated Clinical Trials”
Date: May 8, 2009
Speaker: Laura D. Kubzansky, M.P.H., Ph.D.
Topic: “Feeling with Your Heart: (Un)Healthy Psychological Functioning and Coronary Heart Disease”
Date: June 5, 2009
Speaker: Miguel Hernán, MD, DrPH
Topic: “How to Estimate the Effects of Hypothetical Interventions on the Risk of CHD. (Hint: First specify the intervention)”