(O’FALLON, IL) – HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital is hosting a free educational health presentation, Health Connections, on Tuesday, February 25th from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the boardroom of the hospital. Lunch and refreshments will be provided, but seats are limited so RSVPs are required. 

The topic for this session is “Heart Health Awareness: Heart Disease and Promoting Heart Health” presented by Atul Shah, MD, a cardiologist with Prairie Heart and Vascular Institute at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital.

Every 40 seconds, someone in the United States has a heart attack, according to the American Heart Association. The public is invited to learn more about prevention, early symptoms, diagnosis and treatment options at this educational presentation series.

Those interested in attending the Health Connections presentation may email StEMarketing@hshs.org or call 618-234-2120, ext. 41270 to register. The boardroom is located on the first floor of the hospital. Enter the building at the main entrance under the blue "Hospital" sign and continue down the hall to the boardroom.

Media Contact

Kelly Barbeau

Manager, Marketing & Communications
HSHS Illinois
Office: (618) 234-2120, Ext. 41270

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