WHAT:                  Mohawk Valley Go Red for Women Luncheon


WHO:                    Stephanie Mazloom Hammonds, BSN, RN, survivor honoree, who has Marfan Syndrome and associated cardiac conditions

Maria Kontaridis, Ph.D., Executive Director, Gordon K. Moe Professor and Chair of Biomedical Research and Translational Medicine; Director of Research, Masonic Medical Research Institute; American Heart Association-funded researcher

Rose Antilus, M.D., medical director, OB/GYN Center of Mohawk Valley Health System

250 Mohawk Valley supporters (mostly women!) of the American Heart Association’s Go Red for Women movement. Go Red is celebrating its 20th anniversary of improving women’s health.


WHERE:           Delta Hotels by Marriott Utica

200 Genesee St., Utica


WHEN:                 Thursday, May 2, 10:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.

10:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.:

  • Silent auction
  • Photo booth
  • Networking with women of the Mohawk Valley

Noon – 1 p.m. Lunch and Program


MORE:                  For 20 years, Go Red for Women has raised awareness that heart disease is the No. 1 killer of women in America. The Go Red for Women Luncheon brings women (and men!) together to Wear Red Day raises awareness that heart disease is the No. 1 killer of women in America. Luncheon participants will learn about heart disease and stroke in women, ways to prevent and treat it, hear a moving survivor story, and gain insight and information from our panel. In addition to Go Red celebrating 20 years, 2024 is the Centennial year of the American Heart Association.