We are excited to announce the third speaker of the PHTT 2018 conference, Dr. Afzalhussein Yusufali! Dr. Yusufali currently works as consultant physician and chief cardiologist at Dubai Health Authority (DHA). He also conducts research in Cardiology.
He is currently working on the “Prospective Urban and Rural Epidemiology (PURE) study”, which was established to investigate associations between social, behavioural, genetic, and environmental factors and cardiovascular diseases in 17 countries. Through the PURE study, he also looked into how the management of hypertension is affected by social capital.
In his talk on the first day of the conference, he will talk about the PURE study that he is currently working on.