SOURCE: Mended Hearts Inc.

Mended Hearts Inc.

April 01, 2016 08:00 ET

Mended Hearts National Conference to Be Held in Six U.S. Cities in 2016

Access to Educational and Networking Opportunities Easier Than Ever

DALLAS, TX--(Marketwired - April 01, 2016) - Hundreds of heart patients, family members and caregivers around the country are expected to participate in the Mended Hearts National Training and Educational Conference as it goes "on the road" in 2016. The annual event will be held in six cities across the country, including Scottsdale, AZ, Mission Viejo, CA, Raleigh, NC, Austin, TX, Chicago, IL and Huntsville, AL.

The conferences are open to anyone affected by a heart event including patients, parents of children with congenital heart disease, family members and caregivers. All six conferences will feature programs on heart failure, chronic angina, prevention of secondary heart attack and valve education. Heart patients of all ages will share powerful and motivating stories and there will be multiple opportunities for networking throughout the two day events.

"I am truly excited that we are now bringing our National Conference to multiple communities around the country," said Donnette Smith, President of Mended Hearts. "Participants will learn the latest in cardiac care, and have the unique opportunity to network with others in their area to share valuable information and insight. Patients won't want to miss this opportunity to experience everything Mended Hearts has to offer."

With the Scottsdale, AZ conference coming up on May 15-16, the Mission Viejo, CA conference on June 3-4 and the Raleigh, NC conference on June 23-24, participants will want to register soon. For a detailed agenda or to register for one of the six conferences, go to http://mendedhearts.org/get-involved/national-education-and-training-conference.

Conference Dates and Locations

Scottsdale, AZ - May 15-16
Mission Viejo, CA - June 3-4
Raleigh, NC - June 23-24
Rosemont, IL - July 21-23
Austin, TX - September 23-24
Huntsville, AL - October 28-29

About Mended Hearts

Mended Hearts is the largest heart patient support network in the world, with 18,000 members and 300 chapters. Recognized for its role in facilitating a positive patient-care experience, Mended Hearts partners with hospitals and cardiac rehab clinics to offer support through visiting programs, group meetings and educational forums. Mended Hearts inspires hope and improves quality of life for heart patients and their families through ongoing peer-to-peer support. For more information or to locate a chapter, visit www.mendedhearts.org, call 888-HEART-99 or email at info@mendedhearts.org.

Inspiring hope and improving the quality of life for heart patients and their families  through ongoing peer-to-peer support.

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The Mended Hearts, Inc.
8150 N. Central Expressway, M2248
Dallas, TX 75206
(888) HEART99 (888-432-7899)
www.mendedhearts.org

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