2013-01-16 / Local & State

FCMC Cardiologist Speaks At National Convention

Jeffrey S. Mandak Jeffrey S. Mandak Fulton County Medical Center cardiologist Jeffrey S. Mandak, M.D., F.A.C.C., F.A.C.P, spoke Friday January 11, 2013, at the U.S. Lacrosse Sports Medicine Symposium presented by Champion in Philadelphia, Pa. It is annually the largest and most comprehensive educational and networking event in the lacrosse world for coaches, officials and administrators. The nearly 7,000 in attendance also got to see two-time Super Bowl coach Dick Vermeil deliver the keynote address.

Mandak is well-known in the industry for his expertise in sports-related cardiac events. He is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine. Prevention of cardiovascular disease has been a major focus of his clinical practice. Serving on the U. S. Lacrosse Sports Science & Safety Committee and as a guest lecturer in the community and at local colleges, he has worked to decrease the risk of sudden cardiac death in athletes through education to improve response to these catastrophic events.

To schedule and appointment with Dr. Mandak call 717-485-2871 or toll-free 1-855-4FCMCPA. vania Farm Show in Harrisburg.

“Each year, the Pennsylvania Farm Show celebrates the best of agriculture – and the scholarship winners are the best,” said Agriculture Secretary George Greig, “I thank the scholarship foundation, its members, contributors and livestock buyers for their hard work, because they are making a difference in the lives of these students.”

The foundation has awarded more than $1 million to 394 junior Farm Show exhibitors since the program began in 1993. In addition, Delaware Valley College provides matching grants to its recipients, and Penn State’s College of Agricultural Sciences offers $2,000 to its fulltime students.

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