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Advancing Women's Heart Health Through Policy and Research Congressional Briefing
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Advancing Women's Heart Health Through Policy and Research Congressional Briefing

5/17/2016
When: 05/17/2016
12:00 - 1:00 pm ET
Where: Capitol Visitors Center (SVC 209-08)
First St NE & East Capitol Street
Washington, District of Columbia  20515
United States

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Advancing Women’s Heart Health through Policy & Research

Congressional Briefing

 

Capitol Visitor Center

First Street and East Capitol Street

Washington, DC

Room SVC 209-08


May 17, 2016 

12:00-1:00 p.m.

 

Join WomenHeart as we present recommendations from the first National Policy & Science Summit on Women’s Cardiovascular Health!

Learn ways to improve clinical research processes, priorities and participation of women to ensure that sex specific data is analyzed and reported for all drug and device trials; enhance cardiovascular disease prevention, screening and care; and promote appropriate use of cardiac rehabilitation services. Panelists will discuss challenges facing patients and efforts to help women live longer, healthier lives. Please RSVP by Monday, May 9, 2016. 

Speakers include:

  • The Honorable Lois Capps (CA-24)
  • The Honorable Brenda Lawrence (MI-14)
  • Sharonne Hayes, MD, FACC, FAHA Founder, Women’s Heart Clinic, Mayo Clinic
  • Everly Macario, ScD, MS, EdM, Senior Research Evaluation Director, IQ Solutions
  • WomenHeart Champions Kathy Webster, Evan McCabe and Dina Piersawl

Lunch will be provided

Thanks to our Sponsors for this Congressional Briefing:  

       

Thanks to our partners for this Congressional Briefing: American Heart Association, Association of Black Cardiologists, Black Women's Health Imperative, The FH Foundation, Hadassah, The Women’s Zionist Organization of American, Inc., Heart Failure Society of America, Mended Hearts, Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association, The Society for Women's Health Research, StopAfib.org, and Women's Heart Alliance. 

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