Supporting Young Hearts Health Professionals Forum

27 March 2018  Mental Health events

 Monday 16th April - Cliftons, 440 Collins St Melbourne 3000

The Heart Foundation is presenting a free forum for health professionals who work with young people that are living with a heart condition, or are recovering from heart surgery. 

The event will explore the particular issues and concerns that affect this group at such a critical life stage and showcase initiatives developed by the Heart Foundation and others to help young people better manage their physical and emotional health.

Featured speakers include:

  • Dr Angeline Leet, cardiologist - Heart Failure and Heart Transplant Clinic, The Young Heart Transplant Clinic - Alfred Hospital Melbourne.
  • Associate Professor Dr Rosemary Higgins, cardiac health psychologist - The University of Melbourne, Deakin University, Australian Centre for Heart Health.
  • Belinda Macdonald - young heart patient

The Heart Foundation will also be launching the new "Young hearts" video series.

For more information please contact Tess Pryor – tess.pryor@heartfoundation.org.au or phone 03 9329 8511.

Register now or read more.