UA Sarver Heart Center Presents Stroke Update: The Power of Community

Thursday, December 15, 2011 - 10:00am
WHAT:          Green Valley Lecture Series with cardiovascular specialist from the University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center
Presented by Green Valley Recreation, Inc.
 
WHEN:          Thursday, Dec. 15, 2011 at 10 a.m.
 
WHERE:        Canoa Hills Social Center, 3660 S. Camino del Sol, Green Valley
 
TOPIC:          Stroke Update: The Power of Community. Learn about stroke risk factors and prevention, plus how community support helps stroke survivors and caregivers. Stay for an informational meeting following the presentation to learn about a stroke support group that is being planned in Green Valley.
 
SPEAKER:    Leslie Ritter, PhD, RN, professor of nursing and neurology at the UA colleges of Nursing and Medicine and the William M. Feinberg, MD, Endowed Chair in Stroke Research at the UA Sarver Heart Center, is the coordinator of the University of Arizona Medical Center Primary Stroke Center.
COST: Free
No reservation required. Refreshments provided. For more information about UA Sarver Heart Center, please visit www.heart.arizona.edu
 
Upcoming Green Valley lectures include:
 
·              Jan. 19, 2012--Gordon A. Ewy, MD--What’s So Different About Heart Disease in Women?
·              Feb. 16, 2012--Peter Ott, MD--Keeping the Beat: the Role of Pacemakers, Defibrillators and Ablation
·              March 15, 2012--Betsy Dokken, PhD, NP--Taking Control of Diabetes
·              April 19, 2012--Karl B. Kern, MD--Why Arizona is a Great Place for Heart Care: the New CPR and Beyond