Winter 2010

Continuing Medical Education - Heart and Vascular Winter 2010

More information about these courses and others is available on the UCSF Office of Continuing Medical Education website at

Course Title Dates City
27th Annual Advances in
Heart Disease
December 10–12 San Francisco
Cardiovascular and
Pulmonary Imaging
January 30 to February 1 Indian Wells, CA


Heart & Vascular Center News, Winter 2010 Index

Related Information

News Releases

Cholesterol Levels In Young Adults Predict Heart Disease Risk
Young people with even modestly elevated cholesterol levels are more likely to develop coronary artery disease later in life, according to a UcSF study.

Coronary Artery Disease Patients Benefit From Cocoa Flavanols
UCSF researchers found that high concentrations of cocoa flavanols decrease blood pressure, improve blood vessel health and increase circulating angiogenic cells in heart disease patients.