Carolyn Thomas

Bio

Carolyn Thomas has been described by cardiologist Dr. John Mandrola as "a heart attack survivor-turned-heart health evangelist". She's a 2008 graduate of the 'WomenHeart Science & Leadership Symposium' at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota - the first Canadian ever invited to attend this prestigious training program for women with heart disease. Her blog about women's heart health - HEART SISTERS - www.myheartsisters.org - has attracted over 14 million views from 190 countries, and is included in ShareCare's list of "Heart Disease Top 10 Online Influencers". Her writing has been published internationally including in the British Medical Journal (BMJ), where since 2012 she has also served as a Patient Reviewer for cardiology papers submitted to the journal for publication.

She is the author of the book "A Woman's Guide to Living With Heart Disease" (Johns Hopkins University Press, 2017).

Specialties:

  • Healthcare

Affiliation:

  • Heart Health Advocate, SharecareNow, powered by WCG

Location:

  • Victoria

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