Together To End Stroke

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Saving Strokes provides stroke rehabilitation therapy through golf

Another great Salt Lake City Saving Strokes event is on the books! Thanks to a Together to End Stroke cause sponsorship with University of Utah Health, 30 survivors and caregivers joined eight golf professionals at Nibley Park Golf Course for a day of therapy, golfing and fun. Outstanding volunteer engagement included FOX13 sportscaster Morgan Vance as the event emcee, University [...]

University of Utah Health Care champions stroke awareness

Since January 2015, University of Utah Health Care (UUHC) has partnered with the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association on our Together to End Stroke initiatives. UUHC understands that change starts with us, so we began our campaign on campus: Placing table toppers in the hospital cafeteria that list the signs of stroke and placing volunteers at tables near the cafeteria [...]

Flavors of the Heart – healthy eating is why!

The fabulous Las Vegas was the setting for our fourth annual Flavors of the Heart (FOTH) brain and heart-healthy culinary event – with more than 400 people attending to raise awareness about healthy eating. This engaging event helped us raise more than $20,000 to continue supporting local Las Vegas division programs. About 23 chefs and suppliers showed their support by [...]

Stroke Month exits on a high note

Before we get to our highlights this week, please join me in congratulating ex-officio Greater Bay Area board member, Collin Quock, M.D., for being honored with the CBS 5 (KPIX-TV) Jefferson Award. This prestigious recognition is bestowed upon a Bay Area resident who has provided above and beyond community service in much-needed programs for at-risk populations. Dr. Quock [...]