WomenHeart awards honor work with those in at-risk communities
Two physicians, a politician and a medical center received awards from WomenHeart: The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease for their work with women in at-risk communities.
The winners of the Wenger Awards were announced on April 26. They will be honored on May 1 in Washington, D.C.
The awards are named after Nanette Kass Wenger, a cardiologist and professor at Emory University in Atlanta since 1958.
The winners are:
* Joyce Beatty, a Democratic Congresswoman from Ohio and a stroke survivor, will receive the Excellence in Public Policy award. She is co-chair of the Congressional Heart and Stroke Coalition and the …