Celebrate National Registered Dietitian Day at UA Sarver Heart Center

Wednesday, March 13, 2013 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm

Speaker: Susan Bristol, MS, RD, CNSC, director of the Dietetic Internship Program and manager of Clinical Nutrition Services at The University of Arizona Medical Center, with Leslie Guzman and Meghan Smith
Topic: Eating Heart Healthy on a Budget

Do you think it’s expensive to follow a heart-healthy diet? Join us to learn how you can take care of your heart’s nutrition needs while fitting within your budget.

Heart Health Lecture Series featuring specialists from the University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center and The University of Arizona Medical Center, held monthly at Pima County public libraries. A Chest-Compression-Only Video and hands-on skills training will be offered before the lecture.

5:30 p.m. Doors open

5:40 p.m. Chest-Compression-Only Video and hands-on skills training

6:10 p.m. Lecture

Chest-Compression-Only CPR training is presented by the REACT (Resuscitation Education and CPR Training) Group, UA College of Medicine – Tucson medical students dedicated to teaching people lifesaving skills.

In collaboration with the Pima County Public Library System

INFORMATION/RESERVATIONS: Reservations requested, but not required. Please email heart@u.arizona.edu or call 520-626-4146. For more information about UA Sarver Heart Center, please visit www.heart.arizona.edu

Upcoming Heart Health Lectures:

Wednesday, April 10
New Approaches to Opening Arteries: Update on Surgery and Interventional approaches
Karl B. Kern, MD, and Kapil Lotun, MD
Kirk-Bear Canyon Library, Community Room, 8959 E. Tanque Verde Rd., Tucson

Wednesday, May 8
Controlling High Blood Pressure and Preventing Heart Failure
Lorraine Mackstaller, MD
Murphy-Wilmot Library, Community Room, 530 N. Wilmot Rd., Tucson