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    June 28, 2012

    Below is the latest bi-weekly email regarding the happenings at WIN. This email serves to provide you with updated information on events, news and opportunities through WIN, and I hope you will find it helpful..

    • Breaking News - There has been a lot of buzz around Barbra Streisand’s involvement with the Cedars Sinai Women’s Heart Center in Los Angeles, CA. Ms. Streisand recently hosted a star-spangled fundraiser for the new research center at her home, running attendees a whopping $100,000 per ticket. Read more HERE.
    • Upcoming Events - Join WIN for a lunch symposium on uncontrolled hypertension and a-fib during the 2012 ESC Congress in Munich on Monday, August 27 from 13:00-13:45 in the Reykjavik Room in Village 5. For the agenda click HERE.
    • World Tracker - WIN Co-Chair Alaide Chieffo, MD, FSCAI recently gave a talk on women and ACS as part of the spouses program during CardioAlex 2012 in Alexandria, Egypt. This year’s program, in its 11th consecutive year, gathered women together to discuss heart health as part of CardioAlex’s “Go Healthy” initiative. See a photo from the event HERE.
    • Hot Topics from the WINExchange Blog - New studies have uncovered that female physician researchers are earning less and publishing less often than their male counterparts. Timely news given recent public debates around women both in the workplace and at home. Read more on the WINExchange Blog HERE.

    Do you have something of interest to share with the WIN community? Please email me. And of course, please continue to spread the word about WIN in your own communities. We can only grow with your help!