Guthrie Offering Seminar on Heart Disease in Women – Feb. 27

Sayre, Pa. - Guthrie cardiac and vascular specialists are offering a free community education event to provide health information about women and heart disease. The event will take place on Wednesday, Feb. 27 at 6 p.m. at the Holiday Inn in Elmira, N.Y.

“Women’s Night Out” will offer valuable information for women on their heart and vascular health. Lawrence Sampson, MD, vascular surgeon and Pramod Deshmukh, MD, cardiologist and electrophysiologist, will talk about two health issues all women should be aware of – atrial fibrillation and vascular disease.

February is National Heart Month. What better time to start thinking about heart health?

Light refreshments will be served at the event. Registration is required; seats may be reserved by calling 570-887-6720. This programs is open to the public and offered free of charge as a community health education service.

Guthrie Health is an integrated health system located in north central Pennsylvania and Upstate New York, serving patients from an 11-county service area. Guthrie is comprised of a research institute, home care/hospice, hospitals in Sayre, Pa., Corning, N.Y., and Troy, Pa., as well as a multi-specialty group practice of more than 260 physicians and 130 mid-level providers in a regional office network encompassing sub-specialty and primary care sites in 23 communities throughout Pennsylvania and New York.  Guthrie Health offers a wide range of services and programs designed to enhance the health and well-being of those it serves.