Adolescent & Adult Congenital Heart Disease Patient Education Series :: Nationwide Children's Hospital

Adolescent & Adult Congenital Heart Disease Patient Education Series

The Adolescent & Adult Congenital Heart Disease Patient Education Series at Nationwide Children's Hospital focuses on issues that face adolescent and adults with congenital heart disease and provides valuable information from the country's leading experts.

Where: Nationwide Children's Hospital, Education Building, lower level (see below for conference room location)
Time: 12 - 12:45 p.m.
Refreshments Provided
Please RSVP by calling (614) 722-5622 or e-mailing ACHD@NationwideChildrens.org

If you are interested in signing up for additional information including upcoming meetings, please e-mail us and we will be happy to contact you.

2015 Patient Education Series Schedule

February 5, 2015: Relationships and Congenital Heart Disease
6:30-7:30 pm, ED 025B

  • We answer any and all questions regarding intimacy, relationships and navigating the world of love while living with a heart defect.

April 2, 2015: Alternatives to Pregnancy
6:00-8:00 pm, ED 025B

  • Adoption: domestic and foreign
  • Surrogacy: gestational and using donor eggs
  • Child-free options

June 12, 2015: Exercise and Congenital Heart Disease
12:00-1:00 pm, ED 025A

  • What exercises and sports are safe for someone with congenital heart disease?
  • Why it is important for those with congenital heart disease to exercise

August 6, 2015: Patient Panel
6:30-8:30 pm, ED 025A

  • Hear stories from others living with congenital heart disease
  • Share your own experiences
  • Always our most popular session!

October 9, 2015: Disability and Insurance
12:00-1:00 pm, ED 025A

  • Updates to the Affordable Care Act
  • Who is eligible for disability and how do you apply?

*To watch the videos, you will need to download the free Microsoft Silverlight plug-in if you do not already have it installed.

Past Presentations

6 Myths about Congenital Heart Disease

Contact Info

Adolescent & Adult Congenital Heart Disease Program

Phone: (614) 722-5622

ACHD@NationwideChildrens.org

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