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Join the 2013 Penn Medicine Heart Walk Team

AHA-logoWalk alongside the Penn Medicine community, American Heart Association (AHA) and people of all ages from the Philadelphia area at the 2013 Philadelphia Heart Walk and support the fight against heart disease and stroke.

This year, for the 15th Annual Heart Walk, the Penn Medicine challenge is to raise $135,000 and recruit more employees, patients, friends and families to walk with us than ever before.

To become a team captain, register as a walker or make a donation, please click here, or contact Kate Balog, Business Development director for the American Heart Association, at 215.575.5241 or If you are already registered, you are encouraged to view the Heart Walk Participant Tool Kit for fundraising ideas and resources.

If you have any questions contact PAH Heart Walk Team Leaders Danielle Heffner, MHA, BBA, director of Cardiology Services, or Joanne Ruggiero, nurse manager, 6 Cathcart.

Employees who sign up are also eligible for the 2013 incentives.  Learn more about the Heart Walk Incentive Program today!

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