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Heart Failure Awareness Week - Temple University Hospital

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Temple University Hospital
3401 N. Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19140

*Multiple dates and locations - see event descriptions

Join Us for Educational Sessions and Activities

The Temple Heart and Vascular Institute is hosting its 4th annual Heart Failure Awareness Week. Join us for a series of educational sessions and activities to learn more about heart failure and healthy lifestyle changes. No RSVP required. For more information, please contact Dr. Eman Hamad at 215-707-9587.

Dates, Times and Topics

Tuesday, February 11

Heart Failure Awareness Wheel of Fun

  • Time: 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
  • Location: Temple University Hospital, in front of Coffee Shop
  • Description: Come learn about heart failure and heart health lifestyle changes, and win prizes.

Thursday, February 13

Heart Failure Support Group

  • Time: 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM
  • Location: Temple University Hospital, Rock Pavilion, Classroom C & D
  • Description: Share your experience with others and learn more about your disease. Refreshments will be served. Win raffle prizes!

Friday, February 14

Heart Failure Awareness Breakfast and Educational Sessions

Location for Sessions: Temple University Hospital, Erny Auditorium

  • 9:30 AM to 10:00 AM: Registration and Breakfast
  • 10:00 AM: Welcome and Program Introduction, followed by "What You Need to Know About Heart Failure"
  • 10:20 AM: "Knowing Salt"
  • 10:40 AM: "Healthy Eating"
  • 11:00 AM: "Physical Activity for Heart Health"
  • 11:20 AM: Questions

Photo Booth

  • Time: 11:30 AM to 2:00 PM
  • Location: Temple University Hospital, Ontario East Lobby
  • Description: Stop by our Photo Booth to take some selfies!

Heart-Healthy Lunch and Cooking Demonstration 

  • Time: 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
  • Location: Temple University Hospital, Ontario East Lobby
  • Description: Watch Chef Jeffrey Klova and Temple Nutritionist William Stallings, Jr., show you how to make heart-healthy meals. Also, enjoy a free lunch and raffle prizes.

Laughter Yoga for Heart Wellness

  • Time: 2:00 to 3:00 PM
  • Location: Temple University Hospital, Erny Auditorium
  • Description: Laughter Yoga helps reduce stress and is a fun way to promote heart wellness. No yoga poses or floor activity, just laughter!

 

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