Thu, 02/28/2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
UAHS Office of Diversity & Inclusion and African Americans in Life Sciences (AALS) present:
African American Heritage Month (AAHM) Speaker Series
Khadijah Breathett, MD, MS, FACC, FAHA
Assistant Professor at the UA College of Medicine-Tucson, Division of Cardiology
Topic: Racial and Gender Disparities in Advanced Heart Failure: Change Starts With You
Dr. Breathett is an assistant professor at the UA College of Medicine-Tucson, Division of Cardiology, and heart failure specialist with the Advanced Heart Failure, Mechanical Circulatory Support and Cardiac Transplantation Team at Banner-University Medicine Center in Tucson. Dr. Breathett is a graduate of the University of Michigan Medical School with distinction in service. She completed training in internal medicine at Duke University Medical Center, and cardiology and advanced heart failure/transplant subspecialty fellowship at Ohio State University. She completed a postdoctoral research fellowship funded by the National Institute of Healthand the American Heart Association while obtaining a Master of Science in Clinical Science at the University of Colorado. Dr. Breathett is board certified in internal medicine, cardiology, and advanced heart failure and transplant cardiology.
Food provided! Please RSVP at https://tinyurl.com/Breathett-AAHM
This event will be livestreamed and recorded. You may watch at https://streaming.biocom.arizona.edu/event/?id=28708.
Questions? Contact UAHS ODI at 520-621-5531.