Q&A With Genevieve Derumeaux: European Society of Cardiology's Annual Event Shines Spotlight on Global Health Issues

The European Society of Cardiology's annual conference in London highlighted some of the top work being done in the field over the past year.

The European Society of Cardiology's annual conference in London highlighted some of the top work being done in the field over the past year. Work is already underway for the 2016 event which is scheduled for August in Rome.

Genevieve Derumeaux, MD, PhD, served as the Conference Program Chair and reviewed some of the highlights from the annual event.

While the field of cardiology is becoming more universal in practice there are still some differences patients will experience depending on where they live.

With the top cardiologists from around the world converging on London a special focus was put on the role the environment plays on cardiovascular health.