Sharon Mulvagh delivered
3rd Harold Buchwald Memorial Public Lecture on
Heart Health in Winnipeg on Sept. 8th, 2011
To re-focus International Academy of Cardiovascular Sciences emphasis on Prevention and Early Detection of Heart Disease, Dr. Naranjan Dhalla, Executive-Director, named Ivan Berkowitz as the “HEART HEALTH SCHOLAR”. We recognized the support of the Myles Robinson Memorial Heart Trust by honouring their founder and past president Harold Buchwald and organized the “Harold Buchwald Memorial Lecture on Heart Health”.
For the 3rd Harold Buchwald Memorial Lecture, we invited an exceptional cardiologist Dr. Sharon Mulvagh who is the Director of the Women’s Heart Clinic at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester.
Dr. Mulvagh’s lecture was “A STRATEGY TO AVOID HEART DISEASE!"
Our thanks to the following without whom this event could not have been the wonderful success it was:
Winnipeg Convention Centre, Sid Halpern,Lakeview Developments, Hon. Richard Kroft, Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences, Experimental Cardiology Lab, Pitblado LLP, Friends of Upper Fort Garry, Winnipeg Jewish Foundation, BMO NesbittBurns, Steingarten Schechter, Abe Anhang, PC Manitoba Fund, Manitoba Business Council, Winnipeg Jewish Federation, St. Boniface Hospital Federation and the Mayo Clinic
With support from the MYLES ROBINSON MEMORIAL HEART TRUST and MANITOBA INNOVATION, ENERGY and MINES