May. 03, 2014
The Iowa Heart Center Foundation hosted Caldwell Esselstyn, M.D. at a community education event on May 2, 2014 at the Iowa Heart Center West University office. Dr. Esselstyn, a best-selling author seen on CNN’s Last Heart Attack with Bill Clinton, presented “Preventing and Reversing Heart Disease”. Heart healthy refreshments were provided to the 200 attendees by Whole Foods Market. Copies of Dr. Esselstyn’s book were donated by the Iowa Heart Center Foundation as door prizes.
The mission of the Iowa Heart Foundation is to promote cardiovascular health in our communities through increasing awareness, providing access to information and assisting those in need. The Foundation initiatives are carried out in the following areas: charitable healthcare services, professional education and community service.