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What are the remaining challenges and barriers to overcome in order to improve cardiovascular health worldwide? July 19, 2017 What are the remaining challenges and barriers to overcome in order to improve cardiovascular health worldwide? Philip J. Barter, MD, MBBS, FRACP, PhD, Conjoint Professor, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia Expert Opinions
Video 1:45 min.
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How could regular physical activity/exercise improve the cardiometabolic risk profile of adolescents? July 05, 2017 How could regular physical activity/exercise improve the cardiometabolic risk profile of adolescents? Jonathan McGavock, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, Faculty of Medicine, Manitoba Institute of Child Health, University of Manitoba; CIHR Applied Public Health Chair in Resilience and Childhood Obesity, Winnipeg, MB, CA Expert Opinions
Video 1:00 min.
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Could you explain what is the CANHEART Health Index? June 21, 2017 Could you explain what is the CANHEART Health Index? Gillian Booth, MD, MSc, FRCPC, Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto; Adjunct Scientist, Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, ON, Canada Expert Opinions
Video 0:48 min.
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Could you briefly describe the PREDIMED-PLUS study currently underway? June 07, 2017 Could you briefly describe the PREDIMED-PLUS study currently underway? Emilios Ros, MD, PhD, Director, Lipid Clinic; Senior Consultant, Endocrinology and Nutrition Service, Hospital Clínic, Barcelona, Spain Expert Opinions
Video 1:02 min.
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What are the questions currently examined in the Japanese American cohort? May 24, 2017 What are the questions currently examined in the Japanese American cohort? Edward Boyko, MD, MPH, Professor of Medicine, Adjunct Professor of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, United States Expert Opinions
Video 0:50 min.
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Based on your own scientific data and experience as an academic cardiologist, could you comment on the impact of regular physical activity/exercise in the various clinical populations that you and your group manage? May 10, 2017 Based on your own scientific data and experience as an academic cardiologist, could you comment on the impact of regular physical activity/exercise in the various clinical populations that you and your group manage? William E. Kraus, MD, FACC, FACSM, Director of Clinical Translation, Duke Molecular Physiology Institute, Professor, Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, United States Expert Opinions
Video 0:50 min.
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What are the key ingredients for success to implement lifestyle modification programs in primary care? April 26, 2017 What are the key ingredients for success to implement lifestyle modification programs in primary care? Robert Ross, PhD, Professor, School of Kinesiology and Health Studies, Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Queen's University, Kingston, ON, Canada Expert Opinions
Video 2:19 min.
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Will we eventually bridge the gap between the individual management of patients with type 2 diabetes and public health approaches? April 12, 2017 Will we eventually bridge the gap between the individual management of patients with type 2 diabetes and public health approaches? Robert E. Ratner, MD, FACP, FACE, Chief Scientific and Medical Officer, American Diabetes Association, Alexandria, VA, United States Expert Opinions
Video 0:50 min.
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What are the most exciting developments in lipidology? March 29, 2017 What are the most exciting developments in lipidology? Philip J. Barter, MD, MBBS, FRACP, PhD, Conjoint Professor, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia Expert Opinions
Video 0:50 min.
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What are the key ingredients to achieve changes in sedentary behaviours at the societal level? March 15, 2017 What are the key ingredients to achieve changes in sedentary behaviours at the societal level? Lise Gauvin, PhD, Professor, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Université de Montréal; Associate Scientific Director for Population Health Research, CHUM Research Centre, Montréal, QC, Canada Expert Opinions
Video 1:35 min.
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Why is poor cardiorespiratory fitness such a powerful predictor of various clinical outcomes? March 01, 2017 Why is poor cardiorespiratory fitness such a powerful predictor of various clinical outcomes? Jonathan Myers, PhD, FACC, FACSM, FAACVPR, FAHA, Health Research Scientist, VA Palo Alto Health Care System; Clinical Professor of Medicine, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA, USA Expert Opinions
Video 0:40 min.
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Are excess visceral adipose tissue, liver fat, ectopic fat deposition also observed even in adolescents? February 15, 2017 Are excess visceral adipose tissue, liver fat, ectopic fat deposition also observed even in adolescents? Jonathan McGavock, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, Faculty of Medicine, Manitoba Institute of Child Health, University of Manitoba; CIHR Applied Public Health Chair in Resilience and Childhood Obesity, Winnipeg, MB, CA Expert Opinions
Video 1:24 min.
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Is there a link between the socioeconomic status and the development of type 2 diabetes? February 01, 2017 Is there a link between the socioeconomic status and the development of type 2 diabetes? Gillian Booth, MD, MSc, FRCPC, Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto; Adjunct Scientist, Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, ON, Canada Expert Opinions
Video 0:53 min.
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What defines a healthy diet? January 18, 2017 What defines a healthy diet? Frank M. Sacks, MD, FAHA, Department of Nutrition, Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MA, United States Expert Opinions
Video 1:10 min.
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What are the key mechanisms explaining the effects of food products provided to patients on the various clinical outcomes reported in PREDIMED? January 04, 2017 What are the key mechanisms explaining the effects of food products provided to patients on the various clinical outcomes reported in PREDIMED? Emilios Ros, MD, PhD, Director, Lipid Clinic; Senior Consultant, Endocrinology and Nutrition Service, Hospital Clínic, Barcelona, Spain Expert Opinions
Video 1:36 min.
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