Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection

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  • West Coast (CA) 5K SCADaddle for Research Registration Open


    Register today to join survivors and supporters for our 3rd West Coast 5K fun run/walk for research on September 9 in beautiful Carlsbad, California. Registered participants receive a participation medal and a 5K t-shirt. Special events are planned on Friday and Saturday evenings for survivors and supporters including families whose loved ones did not survive. […]

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  • Celebrating Another Successful 5K in Bethlehem, PA!


    On June 10, our second Lehigh Valley 5K SCADaddle for Research was a huge success thanks to the hard work of many! Over 175 participants registered including 19 survivors along with the family and friends of Meagan, who did not survive. Due to the generosity of individuals and businesses, over $35,000 was raised! The weekend […]

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  • Watch Mayo Clinic SCAD Research Program Presentation


    Mayo Clinic SCAD Research Program presentation of their latest research findings is now available on our YouTube Channel. Sharonne Hayes MD, Marysia Tweet MD and Jeanne Theis PhD (genetics lab) attended our 6th National 5K SCADaddle for Research on May 6 in Wheaton, IL and presented their latest research findings afterwards at Edward Hospital in […]

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