Opening seminar Hordaland Health Study 3rd wave – HUSK3

Place: Bikuben conference center, Auditorium, Haukeland University Hospital.
Time: Monday 24.09.18 11:30-15:30

We have now started the 3rd wave of Helseundersøkelsen i Hordaland
(HUSK). Please see https://husk.w.uib.nofor details. We are reexamining
3000 persons, who have participated in the two previous waves of HUSK in
the 1990s, when the participants were in their forties.

The focus for HUSK3 is how lifestyle and change in risk factors when you
are in your forties, determineyour cardiovascular health 20 years
later. HUSK3 has also a particular focus on high blood pressure and
cardiac health in women.

The project is an unique research collaboration between the University
of Bergen and Helse-Bergen, and is the first large scale project
performed in Research Unit for Health Surveys (FHU). Other
representatives in the project are the Norwegian Women’s Public Health

The opening seminar will be held in Auditoriet in Bikuben congress
center, Haukeland University Hospital. The international lecturers have
been involved in developing the new European guidelines for prevention
of cardiovascular disease as well as the guidelines for treatment of
arterial hypertension. These are also international members in the
project’s board.

Are you in need of an update on how to best prevent cardiovascular
disease? In that case, this seminar is perfect for you.

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Program can be found here.

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