Artificial Heart Physicians Plan
(LOUISVILLE, KY) The University
of Louisville surgeons who implanted the world's first self-contained
artificial heart at Jewish Hospital on July 2 announced today that
they will hold a news briefing on Tuesday, August 21, 2001, tentatively
scheduled for 2:00 pm EST.
Drs. Laman Gray and Robert Dowling will update members
of the media and accept questions. Complete information including
planned agenda, satellite downlink coordinates and call-in number
will be available by 2:00 pm EST Monday, August 20 at www.heartpioneers.com
and PR Newswire. Members of the media may call 502-561-5447 on Monday,
August 20 with questions.