Events + News
***Please note: Postponed in the interest of the health of our attendees during this pandemic***
Where: The Kennedy Auditorium Xavier University
1001 Francis Xavier Way, Cincinnati, OH 45207
What: Listen to Your Heart is a documentary that sheds light on the complex issues surrounding lifelong care for millions of pediatric and adults living with Congenital Heart Disease.
The film exposes the global epidemic problem of Transition of Care or the time period when a pediatric heart patient fails to transition to an adult congenital heart
specialist for ongoing specialized healthcare. The storytelling within the film showcases the mental and physical issues that many clinical experts in the field are advocating for all CHD patients.
7:00 PM – Meet and Greet
7:20 PM – Curtain Call – “Listen To Your Heart”
8:00 PM – Q&A Session with Filmmakers
RSVP: Please RSVP to email@example.com. Seating in the theater is limited, so registration is required by April 2. Enjoy the movie on us!
Sponsored By: The Children’s Heart Association of Cincinnati and the Xavier Film and Television Club
Click here to see the trailer for this incredible documentary!
According to the American Heart Association, more than 7,000 children were affected by sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) last year. When a victim collapses from SCA, high-quality CPR and AEDs are their best chance of survival.
In honor of American Heart Month, the Children’s Heart Association of Cincinnati introduces its Take Charge automated external defibrillator (AED) school giveaway for local Greater Cincinnati school districts. Twenty Zoll AEDs units will be installed by the Cintas Corporation(NASDAQ: CTAS), a leading provider of workplace first aid, safety supplies and training services. The program is made possible through a grant from Anthem, Inc.
Public and private K-12 schools in the Greater Cincinnati area, including Northern Kentucky and Southeastern Indiana areas, are encouraged to submit nominations for “Take Charge” by clicking here or visiting via the Children’s Heart Association of Cincinnati’s Facebook page at www.AEDTakeCharge.com through March 31, 2020. School Administrators, Teachers, Staff, Athletic Directors, Coaches and Parents are urged to nominate their school for this high-quality CPR and AED program that can save lives.
We are grateful to Anthem and Cintas for their support in providing a local school district with the tools and knowledge necessary to be prepared if SCA strikes a student, staff member or visitor.