Congratulations🎉 to Dr. @SashaPrisco, the Basic and Translational Young Investigator Award winner! You can stream the YIA competition at #ACC21 Virtual to hear more about the groundbreaking science: https://bit.ly/3hlBZCL
Everyone age 12 & older is now eligible for a #COVID19 vaccine.
As of May 16, 2021, more than 157.1 million people across the United States had received at least one dose of COVID-19 vaccine. Of those, more than 122.9 million are fully vaccinated.
#WeAreAHA In this video, Dr. @JSawallaGusehMD talks about his experience in going from an AHA Laennec Young Clinician Award winner to now working on a project funded by the AHA.
Join or renew your AHA membership here:
Interested in a career in radiation oncology? @SheilaRegeMD offers her best advice for medical hopefuls, sharing her favorite and most challenging aspects of her job. http://spr.ly/6015yD8P1
ICYMI: Learn about safety labeling changes for leukotriene receptor antagonists and the decision to add a boxed warning during a free CE webinar on May 18 at 1 PM ET.
Register here: https://go.usa.gov/xHpcJ
Clinicians have been critical in the #COVID19 response. A new #NAMPerspectives outlines opportunities to support and revolutionize the workforce after the pandemic recedes: http://spr.ly/6018yDM6m #TransformingHealth
With YOUR support, researchers like Dr Warren Chan are moving discoveries from the lab to the clinic – where they can make a real difference for Canadians with cancer. In this thread, learn how Dr Chan and his team are engineering nanoparticles to treat cancer tumours. 1/4
Join us for a webinar this week! @MentalHealthAm and @HealthLinksNews will review and discuss findings from MHA's Mind the Workplace report that details the perceptions of over 5,000 employees in the United States. Register here: https://bit.ly/3vwGa3s
Dr. Neckers @NCICCR_UroOnc is seeking successful candidates to apply for a staff scientist position in his lab. Learn more at https://bit.ly/33O74ai #CCRJobs #prostatecancer
ACC & @Merck partnered w/ @ABCardio1 for the first time to offer the ABC/ACC Merck Research Fellowship Award. Congratulations🎉 to @GMERICEh, our inaugural winner! Learn more about her research & what she hopes to accomplish: https://bit.ly/3ycaula #TheFaceofCardiology #ACC21
"Depression doesn’t respect your work hours, and it can be tough to get through a workday when you’re feeling low."
How to Deal with Depression When You’re at Work: https://bit.ly/3nP292d via @PsychCentral
Catch-up on the highlights from day 3 of #ACC21 with Dr. Kim Eagle (@keaglemd), Dr. Deepak Bhatt (@DLBHATTMD), and Dr. Payal Kohli (@payalkohlimd) as they discuss the latest in clinical research and late-breaking science. Watch the full recap here 📽️: https://bit.ly/2RswsQr
It is essential to take action to incorporate training for transgender & LGBTQ+ patients into health education. On this Day Against Homophobia & Transphobia, learn how we can all be an ally. @ryansallans notes his personal experience. http://spr.ly/6014yD8OY #IDAHOT2021
Upcoming webinar series, COVID-19 and Cancer Center Operations, will focus on the utilization of network satellite locations and telemedicine in oncology and payer policies. Register today at http://ow.ly/zxw850EOMQP. #COVIDncancer
📽 Dr. John Vitarello, an internal medicine resident at @BIDMChealth, provides an overview of his #ACC21 poster finding nearly 1 in 5 adults with #highbloodpressure also take a medicine that could be elevating their blood pressure. https://bit.ly/3yiqvWR
#NEW: An updated list of articles by CDC on people experiencing homelessness and #COVID19 now includes information on contact tracing, handwashing, and hospitalizations. Find links to these new articles and others: https://bit.ly/3v0wnSI.
Today, we released a statement about the status of CytoDyn’s development of a monoclonal antibody investigational drug, leronlimab, for the treatment of #COVID19: https://go.usa.gov/xHeMw
We hope you enjoyed the incredible science from #ACC21. Mark your calendar for #ACC22 to be held April 2-4 in Washington, DC. We look forward to seeing everyone in person next year! 🤝 https://bit.ly/2RNOPzc
Don't be afraid to remind ANYONE to wash their hands before they treat/help you when you are getting #chemotherapy. https://buff.ly/2rsrlQ7
Want to take your message to the next level? With readers in over 230 countries & territories, Health Affairs has an unparalleled reach in the health reporting arena. Learn how you can join us and experience advertising through the lens of #HealthEquity. https://bit.ly/3tgYlsf
Check out ACC’s Expert Consensus Decision Pathways focusing on making clinical information easier to consume, share & integrate. Access the latest pathways on “Optimization of #HeartFailure Treatment” and “Same Day Discharge After #PCI”: https://bit.ly/3huJOWP #ACC21 #ACCEd
#Parents: Your children 12 years and older are eligible to get a #COVID19 vaccine.
Have your family #SleeveUp 💪 for their vaccine as soon as they can and join millions of others across the United States in helping stop the pandemic.
Are you interested in becoming a #DEA Special Agent? Want to know more? Comment with your questions and stay tuned for the answers during our Twitter Chat May 26! #DEAJobOpening
It may have been a while since your last health screening. For #NationalWomensHealthWeek, learn why prevention and catching problems early, like the start of a cavity, can have the biggest impact in protecting long-term health. https://on.today.com/3tEygTq #OralHealthIsHealth
Know a colleague who isn’t an AUA member?
Refer them for membership through the AUA’s Member-Get-a-Member program so they can take advantage of the #AUA21 member registration rate! https://bit.ly/2WKJRBO #MemberMonday
Find out more about ACC's AIME HCM initiative designed to increase HCM awareness, activate clinicians & optimize disease management to improve outcomes. Access the HCM online education and resources: https://bit.ly/3u3vffP #ACC21 #ACCEd #TransformCVCare
U.S. physicians and health systems lack a standardized way to measure quality care for #prediabetes. To help, AMA consulted an expert panel to identify 3 new prediabetes quality measures docs should use to help gauge their diabetes-prevention efforts. http://spr.ly/6019yD83S
Show your strength! June is National Cancer Survivor Month, so Karmanos is asking cancer survivors to share a photo of themselves to possibly be featured in our survivor video! Learn more: http://bit.ly/3xLuSJD #YourBestChance
You have to listen to @TreyMancini talk about his journey battling colon cancer.
What an amazing ambassador for @CCAlliance! Grateful for his openness in talking about this disease. https://twitter.com/Orioles/status/1393263627680067584
Tuned-in to #ACC21 Session 774 on exercise and #CVD health? Check out the @CardioSmart Prevention hub for patient resources on healthy living & exercising. https://bit.ly/3bwMRKz
Learn about how we are reshaping our regulatory science programs - FDA’s Strategic Plan for Advancing Regulatory Science – FARS - identifies nine science priority areas #FDAVoices https://go.usa.gov/xHepV
Visit @CardioSmart’s international hub for patient and clinician resources available in 6 languages, including infographics on topics such as #cvPrev, #cvHCM, #COVID19, and more: https://bit.ly/3ftIL7b #ACC21 #ACCIntl
If you had a 2020 Marketplace plan, don’t forget to have your Form 1095-A when filing your taxes. Did more than one situation apply at different times or for different family members? Here is some additional info to help you with your taxes: https://www.healthcare.gov/taxes/
#FDAapproves first generic of Xtandi (enzalutamide): http://ow.ly/VOPX50EOIBD
Use of sotagliflozin in patients w/ both #diabetes & #heartfailure "robustly & significantly" reduced the composite of total CV deaths, hospitalizations for HF & urgent visits for HF across full range of ejection fraction, including HF / #HFpEF.
Don’t get stuck with uninvited visitors this summer! Check for ticks daily after coming indoors. If you find a tick, remove as soon as possible. Learn more: http://www.cdc.gov/GetTipsStopTicks. #GetTipsStopTicks
We are now live on Facebook with @vibrantforall and @AASuicidology to discuss suicide prevention and crisis services. Tune in now: https://www.facebook.com/mentalhealthamerica/videos/135300965289524/
.@DrPaulOffit discusses the recent authorization of the Pfizer vaccine for 12 to 15-year-olds and shares advice for physicians on addressing parent's concerns about vaccinating this age group. http://spr.ly/6015yD8ML #VaccinesWork
Up next: Session 747 on #cvHCM management. Visit ACC’s HCM hub to access the latest HCM guidelines, the Guideline Clinical App and the HCM Guidelines Made Simple tool available in English, Chinese, Spanish and Portuguese. https://bit.ly/3v551Lf #ACC21 #ACCIntl #ACCEd
Today, FDA issued a final guidance on developing master protocols to evaluate drug and biological products for treatment or prevention of #COVID19: https://go.usa.gov/xHeG3
In patients who suffered an #OHCA, moderate therapeutic #hypothermia below 31 degrees Celsius for 24 hours, compared with guideline-recommended mild hypothermia (below 34 degrees Celsius), was not associated with an improvement in outcomes at 6mo. https://bit.ly/3tUqZPF #ACC21
The TAILOR PCI trial failed to show that a genotype-guided strategy was superior at reducing adverse cardiovascular events compared with standard therapy after #PCI. https://bit.ly/3eRPubS #ACC21 #cvCAD @nl_pereira
🆕 WHO & @ilo analysis shows that working 55 hours or more per week impacts #WorkersHealth & increases risk of cardiovascular diseases.
Long working hours led to 745 000 deaths from #stroke & ischemic heart disease in 2016, a 2⃣9⃣% rise ↗️ since 2000.
Pregnant and recently pregnant people are more likely to get severely ill from #COVID19, although the overall risk is low. If you are pregnant, visit CDC’s webpage to learn what you need to know to stay healthy and avoid getting sick: https://bit.ly/3fBCIPo.
In their new blog, @BonnieSwenorPhD @Laura_J_Samuel + @MeeksCahill of @JHUDisability + @CommunitySols discuss how individuals with disabilities disproportionately experience food insecurity and may benefit from SNAP more than adults without disabilities. https://bit.ly/2RgjXHx
Are you a part of the 1 in 3 American adults who have high blood pressure?
Learn how early detection can help save your life!
As our Equity Plan reveals, achieving health equity requires action and accountability. Our newest panel is LIVE! @lancegravlee, @ref510 & @DrAlethaMaybank discuss why acknowledging historical harms is critical to bringing lasting change to health care. http://spr.ly/6012yDD0k
Get vaccinated to give the graduate in your life a hug! Visit http://vaccines.gov or text your zip code to 438829 to find vaccines near you.
Tune in to #ACC21 Session 770 on debates in vascular medicine and access the ACC’s Peripheral Vascular Disease Member Section for more resources: https://bit.ly/3fpudFp #ACCPVD #ACCEd
Cancer doesn’t wait, and neither should you. Take care of your health with routine #cancer screenings. Talk to your doctor about what screening tests are right for you. https://www.cdc.gov/cancer/dcpc/prevention/screening.htm