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AHA Por tu Corazon Workshop

Posted: March  19, 2013 by UI Health Marketing

Together with the American Heart Association, UI Health continued to support Heart Awareness month on Thursday, February 28th.  Olga Garcia-Bedoya, MD, assistant professor of medicine and Rose C. Gonzalez, DNP, APRN, CCDS, clinical nurse specialist in cardiology, presented "Por Tu Corazon," an educational workshop hosted at the Consulate General of Mexico. There were  over 65 organizations represented at the event and the information shared will be disseminated to all of their agencies. Presentation topics covered Latinas and Cardiovascular Disease, Nutrition, and Healthcare Reform-Affordable Care Act. The attendees appreciated the time our UI Health clinicians volunteered--another example of our commitment to educating our community on health disparities.

Together with the American Heart Association, UI Health continued to support Heart Awareness month on Thursday, February 28th.  Olga Garcia-Bedoya, MD, assistant professor of medicine and Rose C. Gonzalez, DNP, APRN, CCDS, clinical nurse specialist in cardiology, presented "Por Tu Corazon," an educational workshop hosted at the Consulate General of Mexico. There were  over 65 organizations represented at the event and the information shared will be disseminated to all of their agencies. Presentation topics covered Latinas and Cardiovascular Disease, Nutrition, and Healthcare Reform-Affordable Care Act. The attendees appreciated the time our UI Health clinicians volunteered--another example of our commitment to educating our community on health disparities.

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