Cardiologists, nutritionists provide lunch talks during Heart Month

Posted: 1/31/2020

Learn how to make smart choices to prevent heart disease, the leading cause of death for men and women in the United States, at the Heart Center’s Heart-Healthy Lunch and Learns this February. 

A nutritious meal will be served while the audience learns nutrition tips and hears from a cardiologist about risk factors, advanced treatments, blood pressure guidelines and more.

Heart Month schedule:

Heart-Healthy Lunch and Learn
Noon to 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 26
Health Quest Medical Practice’s conference room, 1240 Ulster Ave., Kingston (formerly Macy’s in the Town of Ulster mall)
Speakers: Dr. Sandeep Joshi, a cardiologist with The Heart Center, and Christine Hertel, a registered dietitian

Heart-Healthy Lunch and Learn<
11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 27
Northern Dutchess Hospital’s cafeteria conference room, 6511 Springbrook Ave., Rhinebeck
Speakers: Dr. Douglas Kroll, a cardiologist with The Heart Center, and Roufia Payman, nutrition counselor and diabetes prevention coach

Registration is required; no walk-ins.

Seating is limited and fills up quickly. To reserve a seat, visit or call 845-871-1720 ext. 1 (TTY 800-421-1220).

The Heart Center is a division of Hudson Valley Cardiovascular Practice, P.C.

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