Million HeartsŪ Delaware will hold an event announcing its formation on June 13.

Million Hearts® Delaware will hold an event announcing its formation on June 13.

The event will be held at 9 a.m. at the Walgreens Pharmacy, 1101 Forrest Ave., Dover. Speakers will include: A heart attack survivor; Craig Clarke, Walgreens District Manager; Delaware Division of Public Health Director Karyl T. Rattay, MD, MS; Edward M. Goldenberg, MD, Christiana Care and Chair, Million Hearts Delaware; Marianne Carter, MS, RD, Delaware State University and Chair, Public Awareness Subcommittee for Million Hearts® Delaware.

Million Hearts® Delaware is a public-private effort to advance the goal of the national initiative to prevent one million heart attacks and strokes by 2017.

For more information: millionhearts.hhs.gov.