Irene Katzan, MD, MS, Receives AHA`s Distinguished Achievement Award

By | May 30, 2004

The American Heart Association Ohio Valley affiliate honored Center member Irene Katzan, M.D., M.S., on June 9th with it`s Distinguished Achievement Award for her leadership in the American Heart Association`s Get with the Guidelines – Stroke program. The hospital-based program has demonstrably improved acute stroke treatment and uses care protocols to prevent future strokes in northeast Ohio. Dr. Katzan also leads the regional Stroke Outcomes Research Program, housed at the Center.Get with the Guidelines – Stroke, Stroke Outcomes Research Program