June 4, 2013 > Ash Jain, MD, appointed to American Heart Association Western States Affiliate Board
Ash Jain, MD, appointed to American Heart Association Western States Affiliate Board
Submitted By Gisela Hernandez
Washington Hospital is pleased to announce the election of Ash Jain, MD, a well-known cardiologist, to the Board of Directors for the American Heart Association Western States Affiliate. The affiliate serves the states of Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah and Washington.
For a term of three years, Dr. Jain will help steer the regional activities of the nonprofit organization in combating heart disease and stroke. Membership on the Board also includes a commitment to support the American Heart Association through the annual Give and Get Leadership Campaign.
"I'm honored to be involved with the nation's oldest and largest voluntary organization dedicated to fighting heart disease and stroke," said Dr. Ash Jain cardiologist, Medical Director of the Stroke Program, Medical Director of Invasive Vascular Imaging, Medical Co-Director of Cardiac Care Service, and Medical Co-Director of Vascular Services Program. "The American Heart Association's innovative research has paved the way for new technologies and procedures that dramatically improve cardiovascular health, and I look forward helping them continue to make great strides so Americans can live longer, healthier lives."
The newly elected Western States Affiliate Board will convene June 13, 2013 for the first time this fiscal year in Los Angeles, CA.