Tony Bennett sings a song about leaving his
San Francisco. Well, the SADS Foundation is
there next week to find new heart
The SADS office is busy getting ready to go
to Heart Rhythm 2008, the Heart Rhythm Society's
29th Annual Scientific Sessions. This
conference is a
meeting of the world's top cardiac
While there, we will learn about new research
projects that will benefit our SADS families.
And this year we will be even busier than
usual! SADS is excited to unveil its new booth,
present its first research award, and welcome
board member, as well as new scientific advisers!
New Board Member and Scientific Advisors
SADS also announces the selection of
Silvia G. Priori. MD, PhD, associate
Cardiology, University of Pavia (Italy) to
serve on its
Board of Directors.
Since the beginning of her career Dr.
been working actively within the European
Cardiology: From 2003 - 06, Dr. Priori served as
Chairman of the Guidelines Committee of the
European Society of Cardiology. From June
June 2007, she was President of the European
Rhythm Association (EHRA). She has authored
than 241 articles in published in leading peer
reviewed medical journals.
The SADS Foundation warmly welcomes Dr.
Priori. We're glad you're with us!
SADS is also happy to welcome the following
professionals as members of its Scientific
- Heather MacLeod, MS, GC, from Atlanta,
- James C. Perry, MD, from Chicago,
- Shubhayan Santani, MD, FRCPC, from
- Phil Saul, MD, from Charleston, South
- John Treidman, MD, from Boston,
- Frank Zimmerman, MD, from Oak Lawn,
Thanks to all our volunteers for making SADS
possible. We are overwhelmed with the
continually give us...we are honored to have
caring individuals and families helping us.