The Northern Communities Health Foundation Inc. in conjunction with the University of Adelaide, Faculty of Health Sciences and the Heart Foundation SA is pleased to invite you to attend a FREE PUBLIC LECTURE featuring Professor Noel Bairey Merz MD, FACC, FAHA, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
‘Women and Heart Disease: What you need to know’
Date: Wednesday 2 December 2015
Time: 6.00pm – 7.00pm
Venue: Napier Lecture Theatre 102, Level 1, Napier Building North Terrace Campus, The University of Adelaide
RSVP: 30 November 2015 http://www.trybooking.com/169191
Professor Noel Bairey Merz holds the Women’s Guild Endowed Chair in Women’s Health, and is the Director of several centers including the Barbara Streisand Women’s Heart Center, the Linda Joy Pollin Women’s Heart Health Program and the Preventative Cardiac Center at the Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute. She is also Professor of Medicine at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center.
Professor Bairey Merz’s research interests include women and heart disease, mental stress and heart disease, the role of exercise and stress management in reversing disease, and the role of nutrition in heart disease.
Currently, Professor Bairey Merz is the chair of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)-sponsored WISE (Women’s Ischemic Syndrome Evaluation) initiative.