McMaster University

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Prof recognized for dedication to women's heart health

Published: April 7, 2016
Brian Lichty
Sonia Anand

Sonia Anand, professor in the Department of Medicine, has been awarded the 2016 Canadian Women’s Heart Health Advocacy Award for her outstanding commitment to raising awareness of, and reducing, women’s risk of heart disease.

Anand is the first recipient of this new award. She was selected by a committee which evaluated candidates based on number of years as an advocate, contributions related to improving women’s heart health, level of community engagement, and level of impact. Anand will accept the award in person at the Canadian Women’s Heart Health Summit in Ottawa on Friday, April 15, 2016.

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