Fall Fellows Course - Dec 07 - 10 2014, at the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas in Las Vegas, Nevada.
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Rheumatic Heart Disease Control Program and Ear Nose and Throat Society, Primary Prevention of Rheumatic Heart Disease: Sore Throat Workshop, Sunday January 25 /2015 at 11:00 – 13:30 @ Corinthia Hotel, Khartoum during the Sudan Heart Society Annual Conference.
Sponsored by PASCAR
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Pan-African Society of Cardiology (PASCAR), World Heart Federation (WHF) and African Heart Network (AHN): Mini-Grants for RHD Advocacy FINAL REPORT from Instituto Nacional de Saúde, Moçambique/National Public Health Institute, Mozambique. Non-Communicable Diseases Division, with the presence of the Scientific Director, the Head of the Department of Research and the Coordinators of Masters Degrees Programs at the National Public Health Institute.Read more
The second AfricaPCR Course will be taking place in Johannesburg from March 26 – 28, 2015 at the Forum, the Campus in Bryanston.Read more
PASCAR has engaged and adopted the ‘The 10 Best Buys’ to combat heart disease, diabetes and stroke in Africa with hypertension management as the first priority. PASCAR needs to take real measurement of the condition and the challenges but also the opportunities that exist in developing credible preventive programs with the following elements:
• Clinical and very practical guidelines that answer the specific questions related to high blood pressure in Africa,
• Implementation plan with the use of the World Health Organisation-Africa policy,
• Monitoring, evaluation and regular revision
4 - 7 June 2016
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Rheumatic heart disease (RHD) is the most common acquired heart disease in children in many countries of the world, especially in developing countries. The global burden of disease caused by rheumatic fever currently falls isproportionately on children living in the developing world, especially where poverty is widespread.Read more