Adelaide Cardiology Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Support Group
Adelaide Cardiology is committed to providing continuing support for our patients living with an ICD. Our ICD Support Group program provides regular education, clinical and technology update meetings and the opportunity for ICD recipients to meet with other people with ICD’s. Meetings are held twice a year and include presentations from the ICD Patient Support Team and a wide range of invited guest speakers.
Adelaide Cardiology - ICD Support Group Meeting
Topic: Healthy eating for a healthy heart
Guest Speaker: Dr Karen Murphy, Dietician and Senior Research Fellow
Karen is an Accredited Practicing Dietitian with the Dietitian's Association of Australia and is a Senior Research Fellow at the University of South Australia. Her expertise includes targeting diet and lifestyle strategies for: healthy ageing, improving cardiovascular health, blood pressure and blood cholesterol control, managing type 2 diabetes, and good nutrition for older individuals. Karen holds a Bachelor and Honours degree, a PhD and a Master of Dietetics. She has over 20 years' experience in the nutrition area. She has practiced as a nutritionist with the Port Power football club and was part of the team the year the club won their premiership.
Facilitated by: Dr Maria Santos and Ms Anne Marie Mitchell
Date: Saturday 13th of May, 2017
For additional information please contact:
Ms Anne Marie Mitchell
ICD Patient Support Team
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