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What's on in 2024...

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Heart Week

Australia’s national heart health awareness week

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Hiking for healthy hearts with Coastrek

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The fundraising race where you set the pace.

Webinars for health professionals

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Webinar: Invisible ties - Unravelling the link between mental health and CVD

Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of death worldwide.1 With advancements in medical and surgical interventions, people are surviving longer following cardiac events and stroke.

Webinar: Prediction in practice
Webinar: Prediction in practice: Applying the new Aus CVD Risk Calculator

The new 2023 Australian Guideline for assessing and managing cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk provides the latest evidence, practical advice and tools for CVD risk assessment and management in primary care.

Webinar: Risky business – Understanding and managing residual CVD risk
Webinar: Risky business: Understanding and managing residual CVD risk

In recent decades, the management of modifiable risk factors, such as dyslipidaemia, hypertension and hyperglycaemia has undergone significant advancement.2 New and more aggressive pharmacotherapy regimes have driven treatment targets to levels not previously achievable and led to improvements in cardiovascular outcomes.

Last updated20 February 2024