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Women's Heart Program Hosts Annual Event

Dr. Eileen Kelly, Medical Director of the Women's Heart Program is proud to present "Harvest a Healthy Heart: Nutrition for the Heart and Garden." Join us for a healthy dose of fun and information on Saturday, February 23 at the Chicago Botanic Garden. Details are as follows:

When:  Saturday, February 23, 2008, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Continental Breakfast  8 a.m. – 9 a.m.

Where: Chicago Botanic Garden, 1000 Lake Cook Road, Glencoe

Registration:  or call (847) 570-5020

Admission:        $25  (parking included)

We have an all-star line up of experts to help make the day both fun and informative.  The keynote speaker will be weight loss and nutrition expert, Jonny Bowden, PhD, CNS, author of  The 150 Healthiest Foods on Earth: The Suprising Truth About What to Eat. Evanston Northwestern Healthcare’s very own physician, Michael Rakotz, MD, will conduct a cooking demonstration, and nutritionist Karen Raden will present “Building a Healthy Kitchen.”

Break-out sessions will include: Ask the Pharmacist; Ask the Cardiologist with Dr. Fred Mordini; Ask the PCP with Dr. Michael Rakotz; and Tai Chai and yoga instruction.