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AMOSS at Women and Heart Disease Forum

June, 2017

AMOSS' Geri Vaughan attended the Women and Heart Disease Forum, aimed at shining a light on lived experience of women and heart disease. This was an inaugural cross-disciplinary event hosted by NSW Heart Foundation. The Forum discussed advances in understanding risk, diagnosis, and management. 

Rheumatic heart disease in pregnancy panel discussion with (L-R) Dr Vicki Sheppeard, Dr Marilyn Clarke, Geri Vaughan, Vicki Wade, Dr Melissa Doohan and Linda Bootle. The panel highlighted the impact of this disease for Aboriginal women, and strategies for change.