Pauley Celebrates Heart Month

VCU Health Pauley Heart Center is taking part in many special events in February for American Heart Month, including VCU Health Goes Red (Feb. 3), Heart Health in Women Symposium (Feb. 4), Facebook Live Q & A with Phoebe Ashley, M.D. (Feb. 6), AHA Go Red Luncheon (Feb. 10), and information tables at the VCU vs. St. Joseph’s Men’s Basketball game (Feb. 14).

PHOEBE ASHLEY, M.D.

PHOEBE ASHLEY, M.D.

The heart center will host a seminar series at Lewis-Ginter Botanical Gardens. Topics include:

“An Affair of the Heart: Understanding Women’s Heart Disease,”
by Phoebe Ashley, M.D.,
with health screenings offered by the heart center team (Feb. 9);

“New Treatments for Atrial Fibrillation”
by Kenneth Ellenbogen, M.D., and Vigneshwar Kasirajan, M.D. (Feb. 21); and

“Valve Disease”
by Barbara Lawson, M.D., and Jose Exaire, M.D. (Feb. 28).

The seminars begin at 5:30 p.m. and are free and open to the public. Registration is available at vcuhealth.org/events.