Mini-Med School for Women

The Inside Scoop on Achieving Wellness and Weight Loss

Maintaining a healthy weight is key to keeping a healthy heart. Join us for a free seminar and learn simple, practical tips on nutrition and weight loss.

Tuesday, November 12, 2019
5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
Cardiovascular Research Foundation
1700 Broadway, 9th Floor
New York, NY 10019

5:30 PM – 6:00 PM
Registration/Reception

6:00 PM – 6:15 PM
The Biology of Weight Gain: The Role of Hormones
Nisha Jhalani, MD
Director, CRF Women’s Heart Health Initiative
Director, Clinical and Educational Services, CIVT
NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical Center

6:15 PM – 6:30 PM
The Art and Science of Weight Loss: Scientific Strategies that Work
Alexandra Sowa, MD, MA
Internist and Obesity Medicine Specialist
Medical Director of SoWell Health
Clinical Instructor of Medicine, NYU Langone

6:30 PM – 7:00 PM
Patient Perspectives
(Q&A Session)