Long Island's 2008 Activities
February 7: The chapter had an information booth with sudden cardiac arrest screening and education at an AHA Conference for women at Winthrop University Hospital.
March 24: The chapter had an information booth at an AHA Conference for health care professionals to learn about cardiovascular issues.
March 31: The chapter held a meeting at Winthrop University Hospital that highlighted ICDs, the psycho-social aspects of ICDs, and information about SCAA.
June 2: The chapter used CPR Anytime Kits to teach CPR and AED usage at Winthrop University Hospital. View photos from the event here.
September 22: The chapter sponsored a presentation from a Medtronic clinical specialsit entitled "Living Well with an ICD." The Garden City News covered the event.
December 9: The chapter sponsored a presentation from Winthrop cardiac nurses entitled "What is Sudden Cardiac Arrest?"