EPI|Lifestyle Scientific Sessions

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EPI|Lifestyle 2021 Schedule-at-a-Glance

Thursday

Time (all times are CDT)
Event
10:00 to 11:00 a.m.

Opening Remarks and Keynotes: Health Equity and Social Justice

  • 10:00 a.m. Opening Remarks – Mitchell S. V. Elkind, MD, MS, FAAN, FAHA, American Heart Association President
  • 10:10 a.m. Welcome Remarks – Kristie Lancaster, PhD, RD, FAHA, Co-Chair, EPI/Lifestyle Annual Conference
  • 10:15 a.m. Keynote talk The Relationship Between Structural Racism and Poor Health – Olajide Williams, MD, MS
  • 10:35 a.m. Keynote presentation on community-based participatory research – LaPrincess C. Brewer, MD, MPH
11:00 to 11:15 a.m.
Break
11:15 to 12:15 p.m.

Concurrent Sessions - Oral Abstract Presentations

  • 2A - Health Equity and Social Justice
  • 2B - Cardiovascular OUtcomes and Risk Prediction
  • 2C - Diabetes and Obesity
12:15 to 12:30 p.m.
Break
12:30 to 1:30 p.m.

Concurrent Sessions - Oral Abstract Presentation and Award Lecture

  • 3A - David Kritchevsky Memorial Lectureship and Nutrition Abstract Presentations
  • 3B - Novel CVD Risk Factors
  • 3C - Sleep
1:30 to 1:45 p.m.
Break
1:45 to 3:45 p.m.
The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Cardiovascular Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Prevention Trainee Session (Part 1)
1:45 to 2:15 p.m.

Moderated Poster Sessions

  • MPS01 - Nutrition and Diet Session 1
  • MPS02 - Omics
  • MPS03 - Clinical Trials and Interventions
2:15 to 2:45 p.m.

Moderated Poster Sessions

  • MPS04 - Social Determinants and Health Disparities
  • MPS05 - Brain Health and Aging
  • MPS06 - Heart Failure
2:45 to 3:45 p.m.
Networking Tables and Early Career Events

Friday

Time (all times are CDT)
Event
10:00 to 11:00 a.m.

COVID-19 Plenary Session

  • 10:00 a.m. – Awards Presentations
  • 10:10 a.m. – Keynote Talk on COVID-19 and cardiovascular biology – Scott D. Solomon, MD
  • 10:30 a.m. – Keynote Talk on COVID-19 and underrepresented minorities -–Mercedes R. Carnethon, PhD
11:00 to 11:15 a.m.
Break
11:15 to 12:15 p.m.

Concurrent Sessions - Oral Abstract Presentations

  • 5A – COVID-19 and CVD
  • 5B – Maternal and Child Health
  • 5C – Clinical Epidemiology
12:15 to 12:30 p.m.
Break
12:30 to 1:30 p.m.

Concurrent Sessions – Oral Abstract Presentations

  • 6A – Hypertension
  • 6B – Physical Activity
  • 6C – Stamler Award Finalist Presentations
1:30 to 1:45 p.m.
Break
1:45 to 3:45 p.m.
The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Cardiovascular Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Prevention Trainee Session (Part 2)
1:45 to 2:15 p.m.

Moderated Poster Sessions

  • MPS07 -- COVID
  • MPS08 -- Maternal and Child CVD Health
  • MPS09 -- Neighborhood and Geographic Factors in CVD
2:15 to 2:45 pm

Moderated Poster Sessions

  • MPS10 -- Nutrition and Diet Session 2
  • MPS11 -- Hypertension
  • MPS12 -- Novel CVD Risk Factors
2:45 to 3:45 p.m.
Networking Tables and Early Career Events

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