Free Heart Screenings and Lectures

You give so much of your heart to others, caring for family and friends. But who’s caring for your heart? At Bon Secours, our cardiac team is passionate about caring for the special cardiovascular needs of Hampton Roads residents. We have three upcoming screening dates and locations:

February 23, 2012  – Newport News, Virginia

Join us for free screenings at Mary Immaculate Hospital. We will also have a panel discussion with the peninsula’s top cardiovascular physician specialists. Enjoy heart healthy refreshments. Speakers and topics will include:

“Women and Heart Disease”
Robert Dunton, MD, FACS

“Minimally Invasive Cardiac Treatment Options:
Kevin Zawacki, MD, FACC

Cost: Free, but registration is required to attend.
Time: Screenings from 6 – 9:00 p.m. (You will be contacted with your assigned screening time. In order to receive the free screenings you must arrive at your designated screening time.) Lectures will be from 7 – 9 p.m.
Location: Bon Secours Mary Immaculate Hospital

We encourage interested participants to take our free, online heart health screening before attending and bring the results of their assessment with them to the event.

February 25, 2012 – Portsmouth, Virginia

The Bon Secours Heart and Vascular Institute is offering a variety of free health screenings, including BMI screenings, Blood Pressure tests, electrocardiograms, ankle/brachial indexes, which measure blood pressure at the ankle and arm and are used to predict the severity of peripheral arterial disease, and glucose/cholesterol tests.

Following the free health screenings, we will also have a panel discussion with the area’s top cardiovascular physician specialists. Speakers will include:

Marc Rosenberg, MD
Cardiovascular Specialists

Ryan Seutter, MD
Cardiovascular Specialists

Cost: Free, but registration is required to attend.
Time: Saturday, February 25, 2012 Screenings from 9 – 11:15 a.m., lectures from 12 – 2 p.m. (You will be contacted with your assigned screening time. In order to receive the free screenings you must arrive at your designated screening time.)
Location: Registration at the Heart Center entrance, Maryview Medical Center

We encourage interested participants to take our free, online heart health screening before attending and bring the results of their assessment with them to the event.

February 28, 2012 – Norfolk, Virginia

You give so much of your heart to others, caring for family and friends, but you also have to think about your own heart health. The Bon Secours cardiac team is passionate about caring for the special cardiovascular needs of Hampton Roads residents.

Join us for free screenings and panel discussions with the area’s top cardiovascular physician specialists. Speakers will include:

Edward Skillen, DO, FACC
Cardiovascular Specialists

Kevin Shortt, MD
Bon Secours Cardiovascular & Thoracic Specialists

Cost: Free, but registration is required to attend.
Time: Screenings from 6 – 9:00 p.m. (You will be contacted with your assigned screening time. In order to receive the free screenings you must arrive at your designated screening time.) Lectures will be from 7 – 9 p.m.
Location: The Talbot on Granby, Community Room

Register for any of the above events by calling 889-CARE (2273) or visiting our website. Screening space is limited and registration is required to attend.

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