Smriti received the APVSAD-Travel fellowship to attend the European Academy of Sciences (EAS) Lipidologycourse, Taiwan, March 2017.

Smriti found this course a stimulating learning experience. Smriti was also offered sponsorship to enrol in the CME accredited certification course EAS Certificate of Excellence in Clinical Lipidology by Amgen. Through this programme, Smriti will learn from international experts about the basic understanding of lipids, role of genetics and environmental factors, diagnosis and management of dyslipidaemias and development of new therapeutic targets.