Upcoming Events

From approaching conferences to our annual Run for Your Life charity run/walk, here’s a list of upcoming events at the Iowa Heart Foundation.

  • Walk With A Doc (WWAD) Oct 25, 2017 | Ottumwa Iowa Heart Center/Ottumwa Medical Clinic

    The Iowa Heart Foundation will host "Walk With A Doc" walking events to take a step towards better health at 12:30 p.m. the fourth Wednesday of September and October at the Ottumwa Medical Clinic entrance at 1005 Pennsylvania Avenue  in Ottumwa.  This free event, which is part of a nationally recognized community walking program, will be led by Iowa Heart Center and Mercy Primary Care physicians.   Please note that the monthly walks during July and August, 2017 have been cancelled.

    Walkers will enjoy a refreshing, rejuvenating walk in the neighborhood surrounding the Ottumwa Iowa Heart Center office/Ottumwa Medical Clinic.  Bottled water will be available.  The event is open to all ages with parking at the medical center.

    Iowa Heart Center cardiologists or Mercy Primary Care Physicians will provide a brief health-related discussion and will participate in the walk.  They will be available to answer questions and encourage participants.

    WWAD is a national non-profit organization with a mission to encourage healthy physical activity in people of all ages, and reverse the consequences of a sedentary lifestyle in order to improve the health and well-being of the country.  Future walk dates at other locations will be announced by the Iowa Heart Foundation at www.iowaheartfoundation.org and on the Walk With a Doc website at www.walkwithadoc.org.

    Contact information: Cindy Conroy, Iowa Heart Foundation Program Coordinator  at              cconroy@iowaheart.com  OR Charley Weaver, RN, (641) 682-5349

  • 9th Annual Fall Conference Nov 04, 2017 | Iowa Heart Center West Des Moines Office

    SAVE THE DATE!  The 9th annual Fall Conference will be held on Saturday, November 4, 2017 from 8:00 a.m. -- 12:00 p.m. at the Iowa Heart Center West Des Moines office.  Speakers will discuss the management of cardiovascular patients with Diabetes, claudication, and medication adherence.  This conference will offer continuing education for nurses (0.3 CEUs), medical assistants (2.5 CEUs), and EMS providers (2.5 CEHs). 

    Registration is $20 with seating limited to 55 attendees. The brochure is attached or you may contact Cindy at (515) 633-3555 or cconroy@iowaheart.com to receive a copy by mail or email.

  • 27th Annual Cardiovascular Today Conference Feb 10, 2018 | Prairie Meadows Event Center, Altoona, Iowa

    SAVE THE DATE!  Join us at the 27th Annual Cardiovascular Today conference on Saturday, February 10, 2018! This conference will increase the knowledge of diagnosing, treating and preventing cardiovascular disease through a variety of lectures, panel discussions, concurrent sessions, and exhibits aimed at physicians, advanced practice clinicians, nurses, radiology technologists, medical coders, medical assistants, EMS providers and sonographers.

    Registration is will be available online in December at www.getmeregistered.com/CVTodayConference