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UCSF Fresno Women's Heart Fair

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UCSF Fresno Center for Medical Education and Research

155 North Fresno Street

Fresno, CA 93701

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Join UCSF Fresno for the 6th Annual Women's Heart Fair! This free event will feature heart health lectures, screenings and much more.

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Heart disease is the leading cause of death for women in the U.S. To increase awareness and improve heart health among women in the Valley, UCSF Fresno will hold a Women’s Heart Fair with a variety of free health screenings on March 7, 2020 from 10 am to 2:30 pm at the UCSF Fresno Center for Medical Education & Research. Participants will hear from local expert faculty physicians on heart disease and women, the effects of diet and heart health, and cardiac testing. The event is free and open to the public.

Hear from and talk to our local health experts:

10:30 – 11 a.m.: “Women and Heart Disease”

Teresa Daniele, MD, FACC

Chief of Cardiology, UCSF Fresno Medical Director, Women’s Center for Cardiovascular Health Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine, UCSF

11 – 11:30 a.m.: “Assessment of Coronary Artery Disease in Women”

Siri Kunchakarra, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor, UCSF Cardiovascular Disease, Non-Invasive/Advanced Imaging, Cardiac MR/CT

11:30 a.m. – Noon: "Fad Diets: Why Don’t They Work?”

Rose Reyes

Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Certified Diabetes Educator, Community Regional Medical Center

Free Health Screenings Available:

  • Cholesterol and Glucose
  • Blood Pressure, Height, Weight and BMI
  • Yoga and Relaxation
  • Diet and Nutrition

Agenda

  • 10 to 10:30 a.m. - Registration
  • 10:30 a.m. to Noon - Heart Health Lectures
  • Noon to 2:30 p.m. - Complimentary Lunch, Health Screenings and Raffle

Questions? cme@fresno.ucsf.edu or (559) 824-8296

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