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Apply to become a WomenHeart Champion!

Friday, August 8, 2014   (0 Comments)
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Are you a woman living with heart disease who wants to make a difference in the lives of other women with and at risk for heart disease?

Apply today for the 2014 WomenHeart Science & Leadership Symposium

at Mayo Clinic!

Each year since 2002, 60 women heart disease survivors have graduated from the Science and Leadership Symposium and returned to their community to offer peer-to-peer support and education to women living with and at risk for heart disease. WomenHeart Champions, who are 660 strong across the country, also act as spokespersons for WomenHeart to raise public awareness about women’s heart disease.

Applications are currently being accepted for the fall 2014 WomenHeart Science & Leadership Symposium. Symposium fees, meals, and hotel accommodations are covered. Deadline for applications is September 5, 2014. Apply today to become a WomenHeart Champion!

Note to health care professionals: please share this announcement andthe link to the application with patients who you think would make great volunteer community leaders, educators, advocates, and national spokespersons on the issue of women and heart disease.

Applicants must complete and submit the application form, provide the other requested documentation, and participate in a 45 minute phone interview to be considered. For more information, call WomenHeart at 202-728-7199.

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