Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection

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  • Our 5th Anniversary Challenge


    SCAD Research, Inc. became a 501(c)(3) public tax exempt charity on July 6, 2011! To celebrate our anniversary, the Board of Directors created the Five Years and Growing campaign with a goal to raise $5,000 in 5 weeks. With a mission to raise money for research, it seems fitting to celebrate our anniversary by raising […]

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  • Fall 5Ks Planned for California and Pennsylvania


    We hope you can join us at one of the two 5Ks planned for September. Click: California for information and registration for the 5K in Carlsbad, CA on Sept. 10 as well as information about survivor reunion events and hotel reservations. Pennsylvania for information and registration for the 5K in Bethlehem, PA on Sept 17 […]

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  • Mayo Clinic SCAD Research Presentation Now on YouTube


    Great news! The one-hour video of the Mayo Clinic SCAD Research Program presentation is now available on our YouTube channel. The presentation was made on April 30 after the 5K in Illinois. This year’s presenters were: • Sharonne Hayes, MD: Mayo Clinic SCAD Research Program Team Lead and Chair of our Scientific Advisory Committee • […]

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Voices of SCAD

Are you a SCAD survivor? Has SCAD affected your family or friends? Let your voice be heard! You can use the "Tell Your Story" link below to submit your information and it will be posted in the blog section of the website (see "Read Stories"). Or, tell your story in a video and send it to us by email. Short (2-3 minute) videos will be posted on our youtube channel.

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