The Women and Heart Disease Conference

The Leslie Diamond Women’s Heart Health Clinic invites family physicians, allied health care professionals, residents and students to The Women and Heart Disease Conference on October 18.

Faculty members from UBC will be giving these talks at the conference:
• The Metabolic Complications of PCOS – Sabrina Gill, Endocrinology and Metabolism
• Aspirin, Calcium and Other Supplements and the Heart – Tara Sedlak, Cardiology
• Atrial Fibrillation: Impact on Women and Management – Teresa Tsang, Cardiology
• Contraception in Women at Increased Risk of Cardiovascular Disease – Stephanie Rhone, Obstetrics and Gynaecology
• Hormone Therapy and Risk of Cardiovascular Disease: Revisiting the Evidence – Karin Humphries, Cardiology
• Non-invasive Cardiac Imaging in Women – Carolyn Taylor, Cardiology

Date: October 18
Place: Vancouver Marriott Pinnacle Downtown