Women’s Heart Health

A Heart Health Focus at THI
Three generations, two women and little girl cooking.

Encouraging healthier women.

Texas Heart Institute's Center for Women's Heart & Vascular Health was created to help educate women about their true risks and to encourage them to take ownership of their cardiovascular health by living a heart-healthy lifestyle. Our Center is committed to working with women to provide access to current and comprehensive educational materials, online assessment tools and health news.

Monthly Newsletter

Straight Talk from Dr. Stephanie

e-Newsletter written by Dr. Stephanie Coulter that demystifies over 40 women's heart issues. Available in English and Spanish, each issue includes succinct messages that address current topics related to women and heart disease, aiming to separate fact from fiction. All newsletters can be shared with friends, family and co-workers to help raise awareness about women's heart health. En espanol.

Upcoming Events

Pink Goes Red for Women Health Symposium by Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Houston Metropolitan Area Chapters

A long tradition for the women of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority is to wear the colors pink and green, but in...

Mrs. Shamra Hodge, Elnita McClain Women's Center, and THI Women's Center Director Dr. Stephanie Coulter at the 2011 Go Red Fashion Show and Luncheon.

Elnita McClain Women’s Center Go Red Luncheon & Fashion Show

Join us for the annual Elnita McClain Women’s Center Go Red Luncheon & Fashion Show and honor the many leaders working together...

4th Annual Pilates has Heart Event

Founders of Pilates has Heart, Hilary Opheim and Carla Valencia, created Pilates has Heart in 2016 to honor their client and friend, Terri Dome, who bravely fought heart disease and cancer during her life. Join Hilary Opheim, and all of the WAPilates Teachers for an all levels Traditional Pilates Mat Class Feb 17, 2019.