A variety of virtual events are on tap for Heart Month at LVHN. They include:
Join us in person at 11 a.m. if you can at the Easton Public Market, 325 Northampton St., Easton, for a cooking demonstration that shows how healthy eating doesn’t have to be boring or bland. Join Nidhi Mehta, MD, of Lehigh Valley Heart and Vascular Institute, along with a Lehigh Valley Health Network dietitian and cooks from the amazing team at Sodexo.
Eric Elgin, MD, Chief of Cardiology with Lehigh Valley Heart and Vascular Institute, will be joined by several colleagues for a Facebook Live event at 6 p.m. to talk about the latest advances in cardiovascular care. Joining Dr. Elgin will be Ronak Patel, MD, Shailendra Singh, MD, and Alison Wand, MD.
Join Apurva Vyas, MD, for a virtual session to learn all you need to know about heart attacks. Symptoms, treatment and causes will be discussed, and you’ll have the opportunity to ask questions.
Nidhi Mehta, MD, and Deborah Sundlof, DO, will present a virtual session from 6-7 p.m. on how non-cardiac diseases can affect your heart health. Various conditions including cancer, autoimmune diseases and diabetes will be discussed from a cardiovascular health perspective.
Andrew Sumner, MD, will host a virtual session at 6 p.m. where you can learn how to modify risk factors and reduce your risk for heart disease. You’ll have the opportunity to ask questions.