KSCMS @ GW-ICC Joint Forum – Great Wall International Congress of Cardiology (GW-ICC) 2017 – Role of Adiponectin in Cardiometabolic Syndrome

It has become a tradition for world renowned cardiology associations to send delegations to GW-ICC congresses. Cooperation with these international societies is not limited to their attendance at GW-ICC; GW-ICC also holds reciprocal academic sessions at the annual meetings of these eminent societies to introduce important Chinese academic research.

At the 28th GW-ICC in 2017, the Korean Society of Cardio Metabolic Syndrome (KSCMS) held a Joint Forum. A video of one of these 2017 sessions, ‘Best Treatment of Hypertension in Asians’, is now available to view on the GW-ICC YouTube channel:

Role of Adiponectin in Cardiometabolic Syndrome

Presenter: Jang Young Kim, Department of Cardiology, Wonju College of Medicine, Yonsei University, Seoul, South Korea.

Dr Kim discusses  :

  • An introduction to adiponectin
  • Epidemiology (especially Korean cohort study)
  • Therapeutic potential of adiponectin.

Further information on the 29th GW-ICC, to be held October 11th -14th, 2018, in Beijing, China, is available on the congress website:


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Updated: November 26, 2020 — 12:33 pm