Dr. Margo Vassar shares the latest information on women and cardiovascular disease in an ARCS Honolulu Pau Hana event co-hosted by the Universit of Hawaii at Manoa's John A. Burns School of Medicine. The live session will be held via Zoom on Thursday, February 4 at 5 p.m. Register for the event.
Did you know…
- Heart disease kills more women than breast cancer.
- Heart disease is on the rise among younger women.
- Women are more likely to suffer conditions requiring different approaches than men, yet are less likely to receive counseling or treatment for known risk factors.
Dr. Vassar is a Queen's Medical Center cardiologist, John A. Burns School of Medicine clinical professor and American College of Cardiology fellow.