Physicians' Academy for Cardiovascular Education

Genetic variants and elevated risk of CAD

EAS 2019 - Maastricht, The Netherlands

3' education - May 28, 2019 - Heribert Schunkert, MD - Munich, Germany

EAS 2019 Heribert Schunkert and his team identified genetic variants that increase the risk of CAD. While many only exert a small effect, they did some striking observations on large increases of CV risk.

Educational information

This video was recorded at the EAS in Maastricht, the Netherlands, on May 28, 2019.


Heribert Schunkert, MD is Professor for Cardiology at the Technische Universität München as well as Director of the Cardiology Dept. and Medical Director of the German Heart Centre Munich.


This recording was independently developed under auspices of PACE-cme. The views expressed in this recording are those of the individual presenter and do not necessarily reflect the views of PACE-cme.

The information and data provided in this program were updated and correct at the time of the program development, but may be subject to change.

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