Xavier University Pharmacy Dean to Help Lead American Heart Association

Kathleen Kennedy, PharmD, was elected to the American Heart Association Southeast Board of Directors. Kennedy will serve on the board during the Association’s 2019-2020 fiscal year. The American Heart Association is the world’s leading voluntary organization dedicated to building healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke. The American Heart Association Southeast region services Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Puerto Rico. 

Kennedy is professor and dean of the College of Pharmacy at Xavier University of Louisiana. 

“The American Heart Association’s dedication to improving the cardiovascular health of all Americans is vitally important work,” said Kennedy. “I am honored to serve as a board member and look forward to helping the American Heart Association continue to lead the fight to save lives from cardiovascular diseases and stroke.”