Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection

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  • Our 2016 Donation to Research – $175,000!


    Thanks to the hard work and generosity of many, the board of directors approved a donation of $175,000 to Mayo Clinic SCAD Research Program – that’s $50,000 more than our donation last year! Since SCAD Research Inc. began in 2011, we have donated a total of $435,000 to help advance Mayo Clinic’s groundbreaking research on […]

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  • Announcing….SCAD Research Australia, Inc.


    Survivor Sarah Ford, president of the new SCAD Research Australia Inc., sent us an email today letting us know they were just approved as a Not for Profit Health Charity with tax deductible status in Australia. Their plan is to raise money for much needed research at Mayo Clinic. SCAD Research Australia’s mission is to […]

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  • Watch Mayo Clinic SCAD Research Presentation


    Don’t miss Sharonne Hayes MD and Jeanne Theis PhD September 10 presentation of the latest research findings of Mayo Clinic SCAD Research Program. Click to watch video. The presentation lasts about 1.5 hours followed by a Q&A session from the audience. Thank you Dr. Hayes and Dr. Theis for all you do to advance research […]

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