Women's Cardiovascular Symposium

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The Women’s’ Heart Center believes in equitable and accessible cardiovascular care across the lifespan through a focus on excellence in clinical care, innovative research, education, and community outreach. As part of our educational mission, we have established an annual Women’s Cardiovascular Symposium. This program is the only of its kind in t​he Midwest, featuring renowned experts from across the country addressing sex differences in cardiovascular care and outcomes.

This single day Women’s Cardiovascular Symposium is targeted to physicians, trainees, advanced practice providers, first responders, and healthcare professionals involved in the management of cardiovascular disease in women. Voted one of the Top 50 heart hospitals in the nation, the Women’s Heart Center at The Christ Hospital Heart & Vascular Institute is proud to play a key role in addressing the health and knowledge gaps in sex- and gender-specific cardiovascular disease and outcomes.  ​​​​

Learning Objectives

This symposium is designed to equip attendees with the ability to:

  • Apply best practices to evaluate and manage cardiovascular diseases more prominent in women.

  • Articulate the need for a multidisciplinary approach in the cardiovascular management of female patients.

  • Recognize the importance of social determinants of health in the overall care of a patient.

  • Assess medical and surgical treatments options for patients with heart failure.

  • Accurately evaluate women presenting with chest pain.

  • Evaluate challenges female patients face regarding management of weight, lipids, diabetes, and menopause.​

The Summit Hotel​​​Location & Lodging

The Summit Hotel
5345 Medpace Way
Cincinnati, OH 45227

​​Things to Do in Cincinnati

Whether you’re a Joe Burrow fan or have always wondered what the hype about Skyline Chili is all about, Cincinnati is a truly unique city that has many great offerings. History buffs, sports fans, animal enthusiasts alike will love this bright city.

Meet Fiona the hippo at the Cincinnati Zoo during a warm afternoon, catch a ball game at the Great American Ball Park then head next door to The Banks for a fun night life, check out the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center or the Cincinnati Museum Center at Union Terminal. There are incredibly beautiful green spaces and parks all within city limits for someone looking to get in tune with nature for a day. Krohn Conservatory in Eden Park is a host for bountiful floral species that can quickly transcend you to an indoor tropical paradise.

Foodies can savor the flavors of locally curated menus from Mita’s, Jean-Robert De Cavel’s Le Bar a Boeuf, Nicola’s, Sotto, Boca, Jeff Ruby’s The Precinct, and many more. 

Check out VisitCincy.com​ to plan your visit and get details on restaurants and things to do while visiting the Queen City.


The Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport is located just 20 minutes from The Christ Hospital and approximately 30 minutes from The Summit Hotel, making transportation to and from your terminals a breeze. Ubers and Lyfts are plentiful and a street car will help you get around downtown. 


Symposium inquiries can be directed to The Women's Heart Center at WHC@TheChristHospital.com.