Your Best Defense Against Heart Disease - Genesis HealthCare System - Zanesville, Ohio

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Your Best Defense Against Heart Disease

Learn heart-healthy tips and self-defense

Time and location

Time | Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019 | 5:30-8:30 p.m.

Location | The Campus Center located at Zane State College and Ohio University Zanesville | 1555 Newark Road, Zanesville


This is a free event, and RSVPs are required.


Get ready to learn your best defense against heart disease and a few safety tips as well. Taste some healthy foods, hear important heart disease prevention information from our heart specialists, and learn how to keep yourself safe with a presentation by the Muskingum County Sheriff’s Office.

There will be health screenings, Spirit of Women Business Partners and a heart gift too! Plus, you will receive a coupon for a free cholesterol screening and enjoy a “Meet and Greet” with Genesis Heart and Vascular Physicians.

And much more . . .

  • Presentation by Mohamed Ahmed, M.D., Genesis Heart, Lung & Vascular Group
  • Safety & self-defense presentation by Muskingum County Sherriff’s Office
  • Free blood pressure readings
  • Hands-only CPR with the American Heart Association
  • Valuable health information from Genesis Heart, Lung & Vascular Group
  • Q & A with Genesis specialists
  • An exclusive heart gift
  • Valuable door prizes
  • Spirit of Women Business Partner tables


5:30-6:30 p.m. Meet the Genesis Heart and Vascular Physicians

6:30-6:40 p.m. Welcome

6:40-7:10 p.m. "Your Best Defense Against Heart Disease" with Mohamed Ahmed, M.D., Genesis Heart & Vascular Group

7:10-7:25 p.m. Q & A’s with Genesis Heart & Vascular Experts

7:25-8:20 p.m. Safety & Self-defense Presentation by Muskingum County Sherriff’s Office

8:20-8:30 p.m. Closing and Door Prize Giveaways

Meet the heart and vascular physicians

Dr. Mohamed Ahmed, M.D. | Interventional Cardiologist

Dr. Abimbola Shofu, M.D. | General Cardiologist

Dr. Christopher M. Genco, M.D. | Cardiothoracic & Vascular Surgeon

Contact information

For more information about Your Best Defense, please call (740) 454-4002.

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