Sneak Peek: 2018 Patient Day at Edwards Lifesciences

By Adam Pick on April 16, 2018

Twenty minutes before the patients arrived at Edwards Lifesciences for the 2018 Patient Day, this happened…

 

 

What happened next?  Stay tuned!

Keep on tickin!

Adam.

P.S. For the hearing impaired members of our community, please find below a written transcript of this video.

Adam Pick:  Hey, everybody, it’s Adam, and I am here. Where? At Edwards Lifesciences, that’s right. Why am I here is a big question, and it is for the annual 2018 Patient Day in Irvine, California. You can see here, here’s some of the employees as they’re getting ready to welcome the patients that are going to be coming through those doors in just a few minutes.

The one thing that you also might want to see is what’s happening in the brand new atrium here at Edwards Lifesciences. It’s not just those people who work at Edwards; it’s the people who make the valves. Does it take a few people to make the valves?

Does it take five? You know, it takes over 1,000 stitches, and it takes a lot of people.  I’m going to show you who they are.  [applause, cheering]

These people are here. They’re here for you. Helping you live a better life.

 


Written by Adam Pick
- Patient & Website Founder

Adam Pick is a heart valve patient and author of The Patient's Guide To Heart Valve Surgery. In 2006, Adam founded HeartValveSurgery.com to educate and empower patients. This award-winning website has helped over 10 million people fight heart valve disease. Adam has been featured by the American Heart Association and The Wall Street Journal.

Adam Pick is a heart valve patient and author of The Patient's Guide To Heart Valve Surgery. In 2006, Adam founded HeartValveSurgery.com to educate and empower patients. This award-winning website has helped over 10 million people fight heart valve disease. Adam has been featured by the American Heart Association and The Wall Street Journal.

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