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  • Presenting Mayo Clinic COVID-19 & SCAD Video

    Mar21

    Thank you Dr. Sharonne Hayes & Dr. Marysia Tweet from the Mayo Clinic SCAD Research Team for creating this informative video for SCAD Research, Inc. We know this video will help address SCAD survivors, their supporters and SCAD Angels families concerns about COVID-19. We are sure you will find their video Mayo Clinic & SCAD […]

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  • Ceremonial Check Presented to Mayo Clinic SCAD Research Program

    Mar8

    Our ceremonial check presentation of $150,000 to Mayo Clinic SCAD Research Program took place on January 30. The check was presented by two families who lost their loved ones to SCAD (SCAD Angels) – Susan Edelman & Kayla Karan and Jan & Rick Saillard. Prior to the presentation, Susan, Kayla, Jan and Rick toured the […]

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  • North Carolina 5K SCADaddle© Registration Now Open!

    Mar1

    Registration is now open for our first North Carolina 5K Run/Walk on Saturday September 26th at Patterson Farm Market & Tours in Mount Ulla, North Carolina. We are very excited about the North Carolina SCADaddle’s unique venue! Patterson Farm Market & Tours includes a working farm with crops, chickens, goats, peacocks and more. Enjoy running/walking […]

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  • Michigan 5K SCADaddle© Registration Now Open!

    Jan11

    Registrations are coming in for our first Michigan 5K Fun Run/Walk on Saturday May 16 at beautiful Lake St. Clair Metropark in Harrison Charter Township, about 20 mi. from Detroit. Register by May 2 to guarantee this year’s 5K t-shirt. All registered participants will receive a medal and a t-shirt (if registered by May 2). […]

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  • Ninth National/Chicago area 5K SCADaddle© Registration Now Open!

    Dec28

    Don’t miss out! Join us on Saturday June 13, 2020 for our chip timed SCADaddle© Run/Walk at Danada Forest Preserve on a 5K USATF certified course in Wheaton IL, a Chicago suburb. You won’t be disappointed! All runners/walkers will be timed. Awards will be given to overall winner male and female. Medals/recognition will be given […]

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  • Our Two 2019 Grants

    Dec16

    The Board of Directors is pleased to announce that we awarded two grants for research on SCAD, totaling $165,000, in 2019!!! This brings our total donation to SCAD research, since our inception, to $965,000! This year’s grant recipients are: Mayo Clinic SCAD Research Program; and Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation Mayo Clinic was the first and […]

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