DATE: October 7-8, 2015 

LOCATION: The Graylyn International Conference Center, Winston-Salem, NC

ABOUT: This interactive symposium is solely focused on women’s cardiac health and will discuss factors beyond the traditional risk factors that predispose younger women (ages 20-40) to cardiovascular disease. These factors include reproductive, immunological, and psychosocial.

 

 

 

 

PROGRAM COMMITTEE: 

  • Noel Bairey Merz, MD, FACC, Director, Women’s Heart Center, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
  • Sarah Berga, MD, Professor and Chairman, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center
  • Jay Kaplan, PhD, Professor of Pathology, Translational Science & Anthropology,  Wake Forest University
  • Virginia M. Miller, MBA, PhD, Professor, Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic
  • Pamela Ouyang, MD, Professor, Deputy Director of the Institute for Clinical and Translational Research, Johns Hopkins University
  • Meir Steiner, MD, Professor (Emeritus), Psychiatry & Behavioral Neurosciences and Obstetrics & Gynecology, McMaster University, Canada
  • Doris A. Taylor, PhD, Director of Regenerative Medicine Research, Texas Heart Institute
  • Nanette K. Wenger, MD, MACC, MACP, FAHA, Professor, Division of Cardiology, Emory University, School of Medicine

Click here for the symposium agenda.

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