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Heart Health Lecture Series

NYU Langone’s Center for the Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease hosts free educational events throughout the year through its Heart Health Lecture Series. Launched in 2015 under the direction of cardiologist Dennis A. Goodman, MD, this patient education initiative focuses on topics related to helping you take control of your heart health and work toward a healthier future.

For more information about our upcoming programs, please call 646-501-2190 or email

CBD Oil: The Most Compelling Things to Know

The use of CBD oil products to treat a wide range of health issues, including anxiety, insomnia, pain, cancer symptoms, and epileptic seizures is gaining in popularity. Join integrative psychiatrist Richard M. Carlton, MD, to learn if the latest research supports the safety and effectiveness of CBD oil to treat a variety of health conditions. Topics include how CBD oil works and how it differs from marijuana; methods of delivery and dosage, known benefits, and possible side effects of CBD oil; how CBD oil may interact with other medications; and the quality of CBD supplements on market.

Date: Monday, September 23, 2019
Time: 6:30-7:30PM
Location: 550 First Avenue, Alumni Hall B

Lipid Updates

Join cardiologist Howard Weintraub, MD, as he discusses updates on lipids.

Date: Monday, November 4, 2019
Time: 6:00-7:00PM
Location: Science Building, SB 103 Conference Room

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