EASO was delighted to host a joint media masterclass with EAPC in Ljubljana, Slovenia on 20 April 2018 at the EuroPrevent Congress. The event explored key issues across the life course in preventive cardiology, with talks at the intersection of obesity and cardiovascular health. Presentations from experts in adult, adolescent and paediatric health, the microbiome and obesity and cardiovascular disease prevention contributed to this session live streamed globally for media. and included Dr Jennifer Baker, Dr Dominique Durrer, Professor Christine Graf and Dr Irena Rogelj. The individual presentations will be made available soon on the EASO website.