4th Annual Symposium "Healthy Hearts for Women"

8:15 - 9:00                    Breakfast-Registration
9:00 - 9:05 


9:05 - 9:30

Dr. Donna Arnett
(Dean, College of Public Heath, UK)

" Cardiovascular Health in Women"

9:30 - 10:20 

Dr. Virginia Miller
(Mayo Clinic)

“Sex-specific risk for cardiovascular disease”

10:20 - 10:45


Dr. Franck Mauvais-Jarvis
(Tulane University School of Medicine)

“Novel mechanisms of estrogens anti-diabetic actions in women”


Dr. Jill Barnes
(University of Wisconsin-Madison) 

“Sex specific factors regulating pressure and flow”

Following the Symposium, a Workshop

“How to address sex as a biological
variable in your study design and grant proposals”

with the speakers, sponsored by CCTS, will take place at CTW room 127 (commons).
Please RSVP (no later than Wednesday January 31st) to Veronique Thibault if you are interested in attending the workshop. Lunch will be provided at noon. Space is limited.