As a national and statewide leader in advancing heart and vascular care, the WVU Heart and Vascular Institute hosts several public health and educational events throughout the year for both the general public and the referring provider community.
WVU Heart and Vascular Institute Gala: Hearts of Gold
Date: September 7, 2019
Location: Nemacolin Woodlands Resort
Established in 2015, the WVU Heart and Vascular Institute has recruited internationally renowned physician leaders in cardiology; cardiac, vascular, and thoracic surgery; and cardiovascular critical care. It has become the state’s preeminent program for quaternary care, providing full access to the most advanced technology and care available. However, there is more work to be done. Join us to learn how you can become an integral part of the WVU Heart and Vascular Institute’s statewide mission.
For more information or to register, click here to visit the event website.
Advances in Cardiovascular Medicine Conference
Date: November 2-3
The WVU Heart and Vascular Institute is proud to present the second annual Advances in Cardiovascular Medicine conference presented by national leaders in contemporary cardiology. This conference has been designed for physicians who have interest in cardiovascular medicine, including specialists in interventional cardiology, advanced heart failure, electrophysiology and imaging diagnostics, as well as fellows, residents, and other healthcare professionals interested in cardiology related diseases and treatments.
During the two-day event there will be keynote presentations followed by case presentations and panel discussions. The focus will be on integrating multidisciplinary teams for optimizing patient-centered therapies. There will also be opportunities to meet with exhibiting vendors and research groups who are helping provide improved treatment options. There will also be networking opportunities including a technology exhibit where the latest diagnostic algorithms and therapies will be displayed.
For more information including discussion topics, invited faculty presenters and CME credits, click here to visit the event website.
Women Love Your Heart
The WVU Heart and Vascular Institute hosts this annual event which offers free health screenings to the public, along with personal fitness instruction and one-on-one nutrition and pharmacy consultations. Screenings include: Blood Pressure, Cholesterol, Glucose, Body Mass Index, and EKG. The event is also co-hosted by the WVU Extension Service and the WVU Center of Excellence in Women’s Health. The event is held annually at the WVU Heart and Vascular Institute, 1 Medical Center Drive, Morgantown, WV 26505.
For more information, click here to visit the event website.
American Heart Month
February is American Heart Month, which means it’s time to think about your heart health and steps you can take to keep your ticker in tip-top shape. The WVU Heart and Vascular Institute supports various heart related campaigns during American Heart Month. For more information about awareness campaigns click here.