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Heart Health: What Every Woman Needs to Know

March 20, 2017
Dr. Patrick Thomas, Dr. Tanya Dutta, Dr. D. Douglas Miller
Dr. Patrick Thomas, Dr. Tanya Dutta, Dr. D. Douglas Miller

On March 20, D. Douglas Miller, M.D., C.M., M.B.A., right, dean of the School of Medicine, moderated a panel presentation, Heart Health: What Every Woman Needs to Know, co-presented with the American Heart Association (AHA). The speakers provided an overview of heart disease in the U.S., noting especially its prevalence among women. Heart disease is the leading cause of death for women in the U.S., with more women dying of cardiovascular disease than all forms of cancer, according to the AHA. 

NYMC Mention: D. Douglas Miller M.D., C.M., M.B.A., dean of the School of Medicine

Source: Patch.com (all editions)