We use cookies and similar technologies to run this website. See Terms and Conditions.

Online education for healthcare professionals
Physician's chats
Pharmacist's chats
Under CPD accreditation
60 min

Obesity, overweight and risk for cardiovascular disease and mortality in young women

29 Jun Tuesday
3 : 00 PM Dubai (GMT +4)
+50
It's over
Documentation for this webinar is presented to the Dubai Health Authority and CPD standards
For Pharmacists, For Doctors, Soft skills

ZOOM PLATFORM. ENGLISH LANGUAGE


We invite physicians, clinical pharmacists and pharmacists to Obesity, overweight and risk for cardiovascular disease and mortality in young women webinar.

As the prevalence of obesity continues to grow worldwide, the health and financial burden of obesity-related comorbidities grows too. Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is clearly associated with increased adiposity. Importantly, women are at higher risk of CVD when obese and insulin resistant, in particular at higher risk of developing heart failure with preserved ejection fraction and ischemic heart disease. Increased aldosterone and mineralocorticoid receptor activation, aberrant estrogenic signaling and elevated levels of androgens are among some of the proposed mechanisms explaining the heightened CVD risk.

Overweight, obesity and severe obesity rates have increased markedly in recent decades, particularly in the young. A high BMI is associated with several adverse cardiovascular and metabolic effects, more so among younger persons, only a few studies having quantified the risk for early cardiovascular disease (CVD). With the current increase in overweight, obesity and severe obesity in young women leading to an unprecedented number of CVD at a young age.

During this webinar with Dr Talar Ahmad we will quantify the potential consequences of overweight and obesity – in particular, severe obesity – on the development of early CVD, CVD mortality in young women.


Target audience:

  • Physicians
  • Clinical Pharmacists
  • General medical practice
  • Cardiologists
  • Pharmacists

Colleagues,

We kindly remind you that after every webinar participation on PharmaCourses platform you get the named certificates that you can use in future for career promotion and salary increase. 

In order to get this, you have to completely fill in all the fields in your Profile on PharmaCourses: First and Last Name,  Phone, Country, “Occupation” and “Work information” sections.


Colleagues, haven't you joined our PharmaCourses Telegram chat yet?

In the chat of more than 1,800 participants, you can always discuss breaking news and difficult situations in a pharmacy or clinic with your colleagues. Places in the chat are limited, hurry up to get there.

Telegram chat for pharmacists: https://t.me/joinchat/V1F38sTkrGnz8qHe

Telegram chat for physicians: https://t.me/joinchat/v_RlWGJw7LBhNGY0 

 

 

 
 
Author

Dr Talar Ahmad

Clinical pharmacist

Invite a colleague

You will get +25
for every participant you invite to this webinar.

For each participant invited to the webinar, you will get 25

PharmaCoins will be accrued after you and your invited guest attend this webinar. It is not allowed to send link in PharmaCourses group chats (Telegram/WA/Facebook/Instagram). In case the Platform has any doubts about the correctness of the fulfillment of this condition, it has right to request screenshots.

You can invite no more than 5 people per day.

Link copied

Fill in this field

Fill in this field

Fill in this field

Fill in this field

Fill in this field

Fill in this field

Fill in this field

Fill in this field

Please enter the valid phone number

Fill in this field