ExxonMobil Culture of Health Wellness Wednesday
ExxonMobil Culture of Health Heart Month Seminar
“Progress in Regenerative Cardiovascular Medicine”
Date: Wednesday, February 21, 2018
Location: Energy Cube | 22777 Springwoods Village Parkway
Time: 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Speaker: Dr. James T. Willerson, President Emeritus, THI
Audience: Open to ExxonMobil Global Employees
THI President Emeritus, Dr. Willerson, will present “Progress in Regenerative Cardiovascular Medicine” and highlight the future of cardiovascular care and how the Institute is leading the way in regenerative medicine research, pursuing multiple avenues to treat the underlying culprit in heart disease – the injured heart itself – through a variety of areas such as stem cell therapies, building new biologic organs and tissues, and cracking genetic myths.
Texas Heart Institute, founded by world-renowned cardiovascular surgeon Dr. Denton A. Cooley in 1962, is a nonprofit organization dedicated to reducing the devastating toll of cardiovascular disease through innovative and progressive programs in research, education and improved patient care.