SwedishAmerican to Host Free Heart Care Ask the Experts Program

On Monday, February 8, from 5:00 to 8:30 PM, SwedishAmerican will host Heart Care: Ask the Experts, a free program at Giovanni’s, 610 N. Bell School Road in Rockford.

Attendees can arrive at 5:00 PM to register and browse informative heart care exhibits. At 6:00 PM, keynote speaker and noted author, Jeanie Burke, RD, will present “The Optimal Health Plate – What Color Is Your Diet?” Directly following, Cardiothoracic Surgeon and Director of Medical Affairs Dr. John Myers will lead a panel of physicians as they discuss the latest innovations in heart care and answer questions from the audience. The panel of experts includes:

•Dr. John Myers, Cardiothoracic Surgeon, Director of Medical Affairs at SwedishAmerican

•Dr. David Cheng, Cardiothoracic Surgeon at SwedishAmerican

•Dr. Maryl Johnson, Cardiovascular Medicine at UW Health

•Dr. Andrew Kotis, Interventional Cardiologist at SwedishAmerican

•Dr. Rajiv Mallik, Cardiologist & Electrophysiologist at SwedishAmerican

•Dr. Srivani Sridhar, Family Physician, Holistic Health Medicine at SwedishAmerican

•Dr. Yaser Zeater, Pulmonologist, Critical Care Medicine at SwedishAmerican

Admission is FREE. Light refreshments will be served. To register, visit SwedishAmerican.org or call HealthConnect at (779) 696-7081.

For further information, contact:

Paul Greenland

Katryna Kirby