Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection

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  • Dr. Hayes Thank You Letter for $200,000 Donation


    We wanted to share the letter we received from Dr. Sharonne Hayes expressing her gratitude to all of you on behalf of Mayo Clinic SCAD Research Program Team for our $200,000 donation to help further their groundbreaking research. In addition to expressing the research team’s gratitude, Dr. Hayes describes the multidisciplinary team’s accomplishments and future […]

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  • 2018 5K SCADaddle for Research Dates


    Mark your calendar for these SCADaddles planned so far in 2018. You’ll have lots of fun while raising money for a great cause! Watch for additional details in 2018: 2018 USA Event Date Location Other Activities 7th annual National (IL) 5K – June 2* Wheaton, IL Note: We have moved the date to June for […]

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  • West Coast 5K SCADaddle a Great Success!


    Our third annual 5K in Carlsbad CA took place on September 9 and was a great success. Tens of thousands of dollars were raised for much needed research! The weekend began on Friday, Sept. 8 with a Meet & Greet. Bob Alico, founder of SCAD Research, welcomed survivors and talked about future plans. Over 290 […]

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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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