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This section is for you if you are a health professional working in lipid conditions, whether you are a GP, practice nurse, specialist nurse, dietitian, nutritionist or pharmacist


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Recent health professional news

NICE launches review of methods and processes for health technology evaluation

Stakeholders can comment until 13 October on the most wide-ranging and comprehensive review NICE has ever carried out. The public consultations cover proposed changes to the way NICE develops recommendations across its health technology evaluation programmes and proposals to clarify the topic selection and routing criteria used to determine what treatments, devices or diagnostics are selected for NICE guidance development.

The Essential Cholesterol Programme for Primary Care

Join an afternoon session on an introduction to the basics of cholesterol at the HEART UK conference on 20 July

Understanding cholesterol results 
Spotlight on diet and its impact on cholesterol
The impact of diet on cholesterol 
Diet and cholesterol: from science to practice
Diabetes and cholesterol: exploring dietary factors.

This event is intended for healthcare professionals from the UK and receives sponsorship from pharmaceutical companies

Find out more on the HEART UK conference pages. The Health Professional area of the website is intended only for healthcare professionals.

Add on to take back control. Do we have the solutions to the gaps in our lipid treatment pathway?

Dr Derek Connolly, Consultant Interventional Cardiologist and the Director of Research and Development at Birmingham City Hospital will chair a session exploring solutions to the gaps in lipid treatment with speaker Dr Susan Connolly, Consultant Cardiologist at Enniskillen.

Find out more on the HEART UK conference programme of the HCP pages. The Health Professional area of the website is intended only for healthcare professionals.

This event is intended for healthcare professionals from the UK and receives sponsorship from pharmaceutical companies