High Density Lipoproteins And Coronary Heart Disease

October 15, 1998

Renowned scientists in the field of lipid research will lead a symposium entitled High Density Lipoproteins and Coronary Heart Disease on Saturday, November 7, 1998 in Dallas, TX. Scientists will review the hypothesis that low levels of high-density lipoprotein (HDL) cholesterol are a risk for coronary heart disease; discuss metabolic disorders that result in this condition; and evaluate treatment options.

The symposium, accredited by Continuing Medical Education at The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, will include presentations by:
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The symposium will be held in the Regency Ballroom of the Fairmont Hotel. Registration begins at 5:00 pm. Scientific presentations will take place from 5:45 pm to 8:00 pm followed by a complimentary buffet dinner.

Journalists interested in attending should contact Karen Peart at Noonan/Russo Communications at 212-696-4455, ext. 343 or k.peart@noonanrusso.com.

This symposia is not a part of the Official 71st Scientific Sessions as planned by the American Heart Association Committee on Scientific Sessions Program.
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Noonan/Russo Communications

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