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Advocacy Re: City Hall and National Wear Red Day

Letter to Los Angeles City Hall for National Wear Red Day: Click here to download letter to City Hall and National Wear Red Day   Hon. Antonio Villaraigosa Mayor, City of Los Angeles 200 North Spring St. Room 303 Los Angeles, CA 90012 RE: Request for Los Angeles City Hall building to light Red on the […]

Advocacy Re: MTA and National Wear Red Day

Letter to the Metropolitan Transportation Authority board for National Wear Red Day:  MTA Request Click here to download the MTA Request   Hon. Michael Antonovich Supervisor County of Los Angeles 500 W. Temple Street., Room #869 Los Angeles, CA  90012   RE:  Request to Light a HEART on the MTA building February 2nd, 2012, in support of […]

Artificial Heart Offers a Real Chance

After years of declining health, Tammy Lumpkins becomes the first West Coast patient to be released from the hospital after receiving an artificial heart. The device will buy her some time until she can get a transplant. November 09, 2011|By Anna Gorman, Los Angeles Times When 46-year-old Tammy Lumpkins showed up at Keck Hospital of […]

Women’s Leadership Speaking Series: Nov 2nd, 2011

I had a fabulous time at The Women’s Leadership Speaking Series yesterday.  I always enjoy educating women about Heart Health, but what I particularly enjoyed from the night was meeting other women who are as passionate as I am.  They are are truly inspirational.

Letters of Inspiration Reply: Oct 26th, 2011

Although I can not reply to every correspondence, be assured, I read every one of them.  They are part of the sustenance that keeps me going.  Sometimes, though, I skip my lunch to respond to some letters.  I would like to share a reply in correspondence that summarizes my history and view about life: Thanks […]

Letter of Inspiration: Oct 25th, 2011

Date: Tue, Oct 25, 2011 at 10:59 PM Subject: Pre-med student seeking guidance! To: info@kathymagliato.com Dr. Magliato, Over the past two months, as I have been adjusting to college life as a dorky little freshman, I have been asked three questions at least 100 times now. 1) Where are you from? 2) What is your […]

Upcoming: Women’s Leadership Speaking Series: Nov 2nd, 2011

Join Jennifer Siebel Newsom and Dr. Magliato as they discuss their role in defining women’s roles  in today’s world, in the first Women’s Leadership Speaking Series sponsored by the Women’s Foundation of California. Event is free and open to the public (you must RSVP to ensure space) In Conversation: Jennifer Siebel Newsom and Dr. Kathy Magliato […]

Heart Matters Excerpt: Healing Robot

The following is an excerpt from my book, Heart Matters.  This story is particularly close to me, as it involves my son, Nicholas:It’s hard to explain to your children why Mommy is frantically searching for her socks in the middle of a calm crisp Sunday afternoon.  Why she is running to her car with her […]