Women's Heart Health: Research That Matters

smiling doctor drawing red heart with other medical staff

Date:

Saturday, January 11, 2014

Time:

9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Location:

RAND Corporation
1776 Main Street
Santa Monica, CA

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Program Discussion

Putting Women's Heart Health Front and Center
Chloe E. Bird, Ph.D., Senior Social Scientist, RAND Corporation

Weighing in on Women's Health: The Unexpected Truth About Body Weight
Tamara B. Horwich, M.D., M.S., Assistant Professor of Medicine/Cardiology at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA

Calcium and the Heart: The Collision Course Between Your Heart and Your Bones
Karol E. Watson, M.D., Ph.D., Professor of Medicine/Cardiology, UCLA; Director, The Barbra Streisand Women's Heart Health Program at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA

Sponsors

The Barbra Streisand Women's Heart Health Program at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and the RAND Corporation

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Further Inquiries

Contact Kerry Newsome at Kerry_Newsome@rand.org or (310) 393-0411, ext. 7420.