Dr. Denise Dayle Barnard established the Women's Cardiovascular Health Program in La Jolla, deriving from her passion for educating women on their greatest health threat. She is one of two cardiologists active in the UCSD Advanced Heart Failure Treatment Program. She is nationally recognized as a Heart Failure expert and is actively involved in clinical research trials. She lectures to physicians, students and the general public on topics including Women's Cardiovascular Health, Heart Failure awareness, treatment and prevention, as well as Complementary and Alternative Medicine practices in Cardiology. After graduating from the University of California, San Diego, Dr. Barnard became a member of the Cardiology Division at UCSD. She serves on local and national committees for the American College of Cardiology, American Heart Association and the Heart Failure Society of America. She is on the Editorial Board of several Cardiology-specific journals and a member of numerous Speaker's Bureaus.
View Dr. Barnard's Book:
Contemporary Cardiovascular Continuum
Dr. Barnard recalls the most common symptom that indicates hypertension (high blood pressure) in women.
November 6, 2009 - 3:22pm
Dr. Barnard describes the common cardiovascular (heart disease) risk factors found in women.
November 6, 2009 - 3:18pm
Barnard shares how common hypertension (high blood pressure) is in American society.
November 6, 2009 - 3:13pm
Dr. Barnard explains why a woman should worry about her blood pressure even if it has not changed in ten years and was not considered high then.
October 21, 2008 - 1:23pm
Dr. Barnard shares how smoking affects hypertension in women.
October 21, 2008 - 1:17pm
Dr. Barnard shares how a woman diagnosed with hypertension / high blood pressure can advocate for herself during her doctor visit.
October 21, 2008 - 1:14pm
Listen as Dr. Barnard explains what pre-hypertension is.
October 21, 2008 - 1:10pm
Dr. Barnard shares what the most common treatment for hypertension/high blood pressure is.
October 21, 2008 - 1:03pm