For immediate release: May 11, 2007 GALVESTON, Texas - Renowned stroke expert Dr. Lewis B. Morgenstern will present a lecture titled, "Strokes in Women: What you learn could save your life," at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston during National Women's Health Week. Morgenstern will make his presentation at 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, May 16, at UTMB's Levin Hall North Auditorium, located at 11th and Market streets. The lecture is free and open to the public. Morgenstern is director of the Stroke Program and professor of neurology, epidemiology, emergency medicine and neurosurgery at the University of Michigan Medical School. His lecture will cover the risk factors for having a stroke, the importance of stroke prevention and actions you should take if you develop stroke symptoms or witness someone else having a stroke. The UTMB Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Women's Health is hosting the lecture in honor of the fifth annual National Women's Health Week. The lecture is open to the public. Light fare will be offered after the session. The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston Public Affairs Office 301 University Boulevard, Suite 3.102 Galveston, Texas 77555-0144 www.utmb.edu