(HARTFORD, Conn.) – University of Hartford Women’s Basketball Coach Jennifer Rizzotti will be the luncheon speaker at the symposium Women’s Cardiac Issues Now WIN ’07 to be presented by the Women’s Heart Program at Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center on Saturday, June 9.

Intended for healthcare professionals, the half-day symposium will address current issues in cardiac disease in women. It will be held from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., at Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center, 114 Woodland St., Hartford.

Featured speakers will include: Aneesh Tolat, M.D., an electrophysiologist on Saint Francis’ Medical and Dental Staff; Linda Pescatello, Ph.D., a Professor in the Department of Kinesiology and Human Performance Laboratory in the Neag School of Education at the University of Connecticut; and Bernard Clark, M.D., Associate Chief of Cardiology and Chairman/Director of the Department of Medicine at Saint Francis. The program will be moderated by Anita Kelsey, M.D., Director of the Women’s Heart Program at Saint Francis.

The $30 fee for the symposium includes breakfast and lunch.

Seating is limited and advance registration is required. Call 860-714-5174 or click here to register on the Women’s Heart Program web site.