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  • Deadline Reminder for SCAD Research Grant(s) Offered by SCAD Research, Inc.

    Jul13

    In 2019, in addition to the annual gift to the Mayo Clinic SCAD Research Program, SCAD Research, Inc. is pleased to offer one or more grants up to $25,000 total to fund other SCAD research projects that meet a set of criteria. This grant was announced during SCAD Heart Attack Awareness Week in February. The […]

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  • Video of Mayo Clinic Research Presentation on June 7

    Jul13

    The edited Mayo Clinic Research Presentation streamed on June 7, 2019 is now available on our YouTube channel. It begins with and introduction of the National 5K SCADaddle© planning team, remarks by Bob Alico, our President/Founder, & recognition by Mayo Clinic for our support with remarks by Dr. Hayes. The latest research findings with Drs. […]

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  • Registration Now Open for Lehigh Valley 5K Run/Walk on Oct. 12

    Jul12

    Registration for our 4th annual Lehigh Valley 5K SCADaddle© for Research run/walk on October 12 is now open!!!! The 5K will take place at Upper Saucon Township Community Park in Center Valley, PA. All runners will be timed and SCADaddle© medals given to finishers in a variety of categories. Register by July 31 to take […]

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  • 8th National/Chicago area 5K SCADaddle© a Success!

    Jul12

    Our National chip timed run/walk on June 8, 2019 at Danada Forest Preserve in Wheaton, IL was a great success, raising thousands of dollars for research! The success of the National 5K has moved us closer to donating an additional $200,000 to research in order to reach a total of one million dollars. All runners/walkers […]

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  • We’re Streaming Mayo Clinic’s SCAD Research Presentation

    Jun6

    We’re Streaming Mayo Clinic’s SCAD Research Presentation On Friday, June 7, 2019 @ 7:30pm (central time), Dr. Sharonne Hayes, Dr. Timothy Olson (genetics) and Dr. Marysia Tweet will present Mayo Clinic SCAD Research Program’s latest research findings, followed by a Q&A. For those who cannot attend the presentation in person, click Mayo Clinic SCAD Research […]

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  • National 5K SCADaddle©, Friday Evening Social & Mayo Clinic Research Presentation

    May18

    Join us Saturday June 8 for our chip timed SCADaddle© Run/Walk at Danada Forest Preserve in Wheaton IL, a Chicago suburb. The USATF 5K certified trail winds through the beautiful forest preserve. All runners/walkers will be timed. Awards will be given to overall winner male and female. Medals/recognition will be given to 2nd and 3rd […]

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