June 11, 2012

Ali Berlin Weinstein ’99 Delta Gamma Investigates the Impact of Mental Stress on Cardiac Patients

Dr. Alie Berlin Weinstein '99 Delta Gamma

Ali Berlin Weinstein ’99 Delta Gamma is conducting novel research into the effects of mental stress reactivity on cardiac patients. Weinstein, deputy director of the Center for the Study of Chronic Illness and Disability, George Mason University, Fairfax, Va., and her collaborators are exploring the impact of cardiac surgery on a patient’s reaction to mental stress. Read the full story……

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