By Dr. Ross Feldman,
Medical Lead,
Cardiac Sciences Manitoba

May 03, 2019

CSP News

Call out for Membership in the Reconstituted Website Committee

After a two year hiatus, the Cardiac Sciences Website Advisory Committee is being reactivated with a call for volunteers to attend monthly meetings. The mandate of the committee is to determine what information is relevant, develop a plan to ensure information is updated regularly and to provide input on website design and layout. If you are interested in becoming a member, please contact Kiran Singh by Friday, May 10th.

This Week’s Special Events

1. Heart Failure Awareness Week

Next week, May 6-12, 2019 is the first ever Heart Failure Awareness Week! Please see the attachments above! You can also access more information on the Canadian Heart Failure Society Website

Heart Failure Awareness Day is taking place on Tuesday May 7, 2019 from 1:00-4:00 PM at the Canad Inns Transcona-826 Regent Avenue West. (Free Parking)

2. National Nurses Week

Next week, May 6-12, 2019 is National Nurses Week! Happy Nursing Week! We want to express our heartfelt thank you to all nurses for your commitment in providing our patients with the highest quality care every day. Your dedication and compassion in healing hearts and souls are recognized and appreciated. Our patients are fortunate to be cared for by you.

CSP Shoutouts

• Big shout out to Lorraine Avery who is the recipient of the 2019 Health Promotion & Advocacy Excellence Award in Cardiovascular Nursing from the Canadian Council of Cardiovascular Nurses!

• Congratulations to Emily Hyde who is the recipient of the University of Manitoba Emerging Leader Award!