Cardiovascular diseases are the leading cause of death in Canada. The risk of heart disease, specifically, increases as we age and this is especially true for women over 55. There are ways to mitigate your risk of developing cardiovascular diseases through healthy living now.
Heather Ross, MD, MHSc, FRCP(C), FACC
Cardiologist, Peter Munk Cardiac Centre, Professor of Medicine,
University of Toronto, Director of the Cardiac Transplant Program,
Toronto General Hospital, & Loretta A. Rogers Chair in Heart Function.
Azadeh Yadollahi, PhD
Scientist, University Health Network-Toronto Rehabilitation Institute,
Assistant Professor, Institute of Biomaterials & Biomedical Engineering,
University of Toronto
Dr. Elizabeth Chertkow, MD
Family Physician, Glengrove Medical Centre
Cocktails and hors d’oeuvres will be served.
This event is part of the MIND MATTERS: WOMEN’S BRAIN HEALTH AND TECHNOLOGY series and will be recorded and made available online.
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