UA Sarver Heart Center Presents Healthy Heart Conference

Published Date: 
Wednesday, December 7, 2011 - 3:39pm
EVENT: Healthy Heart Conference from the University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center

DATE: SATURDAY, FEB. 4, 2012, 8 A.M. to NOON

LOCATION: DuVal Auditorium at The University of Arizona Medical Center – University Campus, located at 1501 N. Campbell Avenue, Tucson AZ 85724

TOPICS AND SPEAKERS:
This year topics and speakers include:
  • Healthy Heart Tips, Gordon A. Ewy, MD
  • Important Risk Factors for Heart Disease, Lorraine Mackstaller MD
  • Recognizing Stroke, Leslie Ritter PhD, RN
  • Controlling Diabetes, Betsy Dokken NP, PhD
  • Unblocking Arteries, Karl B. Kern MD
  • Arrhythmias and Ablations, Julia Indik MD/PhD
  • Robotic Heart Surgery, Robert S. Poston MD
 
This panel of UA Sarver Heart Center experts also will be available to answer questions about cardiovascular health, heart disease and current treatment options during question and answer sessions.

COST: $15 per person
 
REGISTRATION/MORE INFORMATION:
Registration information can be found at www.heart.arizona.edu.
 
$15 registration includes refreshments, continental breakfast and information materials.
 
The UA College of Pharmacy students will provide health screenings for blood pressure, diabetes and asthma.
 
Check-in begins at 8:00 A.M. and the program begins at 9:15 A.M.
 
Free parking is available in the hospital’s visitor garage.
 
For more information, please call (520) 626-2901 or (800) 665-2328, or send an e-mail to heart@shc.arizona.edu.