FYI from the NHLBI Index

May 2003: Vol. 4, Issue 1

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Feature Articles

  • Seemingly Unrelated, Fatal Conditions May Share Genetic Defects
  • Winners of National "How I Get a Heap of Sleep" Contest Announced

Constituents' Corner

  • C.A.R.E. Foundation Scientific Advisory Board Member Leads Study on ARVD
  • Preeclampsia Foundation Gathers Global Health Leaders and Medical Experts to Address Leading Cause of Maternal Mortality
  • Research Support Comes Full Circle for Investigator
  • NECA Develops Collaborations to Empower People Living with Lung Disease

In the News

  • News from Capitol Hill
    • Fiscal Year (FY) 2004 Appropriations Hearings
    • Selected Legislation Related to the NIH
    • Other Bills and Resolutions
  • Recent Advances from the NHLBI
    • MRI Provides Better Way to Diagnose Heart Attacks
    • Low-Dose Warfarin Prevents Recurrence of Blood Clots
    • Findings Suggest Revised Approach to Therapy for Atrial Fibrillation
    • Hydroxyurea Therapy Improves Survival of Patients Who Have Severe Sickle Cell Anemia

Meetings and Events

  • NIH Director and Professional Society Leaders Participate in Annual Public Interest Organization Meeting
  • The NHLBI Holds Workshop at Vascular Disease Foundation Meeting
  • National Heart, Lung, and Blood Advisory Council Winter Meeting
  • Upcoming Events
  • National Stroke Association Launches "Ask Your Doctor" Campaign During National Stroke Awareness Month (May 2003)
  • Mission Possible ... Opening May 2003 in Communities Everywhere
    (Coming Attractions ...)
  • World Asthma Day is May 6, 2003

Resources and Research Tools

  • Spotlight on Our Web Site - Portion Distortion
  • Reminder - NHLBI Conference Grants are Available
  • NHLBI Research Initiatives
  • Updated National Sleep Disorders Research Plan Published Online
    (New Summaries of NHLBI Workshops Also Available)
  • Need More Information?

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