The impact of chronic kidney disease on CVD

On September 29th, the Heart Foundation is partnering with the World Heart Federation to bring to you a health professional webinar exploring the latest evidence on CVD and chronic kidney disease, including early detection of renal risk factors for CVD.

This event will be chaired by Prof Garry Jennings, Chief Medical Advisor of the Heart Foundation, and we will be joined by Professor George Bakris, internationally renowned nephrologist, as well as Australian experts as they discuss the latest evidence and how it can be translated into practical preventative care.

Topics to be discussed

  • The role of early detection of renal risk factors for cardiovascular disease.
    Optimal management of lipids and blood pressure to slow progression of CKD and lower CVD risk.
  • Explore the association between chronic kidney disease and cardiovascular disease in First Nations people.
  • Multidisciplinary care for individuals living with CKD and CVD risk factors in general practice.


This webinar has been accredited by the RACGP for 2 CPD points (Activity no. 367709). Education provider: Scius Healthcare Solutions.

RSVP Here by Wed 28 September, 05:00 pm

RSVP Here by Wed 28 September, 05:00 pm

Venue: Webinar

Date/Time: Thu 29 Sep 2022, 08:00 pm - 09:00 pm AEST

Event Organiser: Heart Foundation

Contact: Rhiannon Bennett

Phone: 0499 228 318

Email: Click here

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