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Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States for both men and women. It is also one of the most preventable and treatable health conditions. With appropriate lifestyle changes, optimal medical treatments and targeted therapeutic interventions, the prospect for a long and high-quality life with heart disease is excellent. Interventional cardiologist Hani Jneid, M.D., who has chaired national task forces on heart disease treatment guidelines, serves as this course’s guide. Dr. Jneid will share the latest clinical and research insights and innovations aiming to promote heart health and prevent the onset and recurrence of heart disease.

Course Details

Topics include:

  • Overview of heart health and disease
  • Treating and preventing recurrence of heart disease
  • Lifestyle interventions and primary prevention
  • The future of heart health: Innovations in medical therapies and interventions

The intent of this course is to offer a general educational overview about the topics described. It is not intended to provide diagnoses, medical advice or treatment recommendations. If you are seeking specific medical guidance, please consult with your healthcare provider.

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Section Title
Heart Health: Prevention, Treatments and Innovations
Type
Lecture
Days
W
Time
7:00PM to 9:00PM
Dates
Apr 03, 2019 to Apr 24, 2019
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
8.0
Location
  • Rice Campus
Delivery Options
On-Campus  
Course Fee(s)
* non-credit $190.00
Instructors