Work - a Risk Factor or Trainer for Cardiovascular Health? Focus on prevention and work ability
Hanasaari Cultural Center, Helsinki area, Finland
Recent studies have revealed the importance of work related factors in the development of cardiovascular diseases. However, positive associations between work and cardiovascular health has been reported. The control of the traditional cardiovascular risk factors may prevent musculoskeletal, metabolic and cognitive disorders.
The scope is to update the information of work related cardiovascular health in work environment. Recent data of risk factors will be presented, positive effects of work on heart will be discussed and best practices of cardiovascular health promotion at workplace will be analysed.
Harri Lindholm, Medical specialist
Finnish Institute of Occupational Health
Topeliuksenkatu 41 a
00250 Helsinki, Finland
The language of the course is English
EUR 500 (excludes accommodation and meals)