Lindsay Davis is an American model, legislator, and beauty queen who has been internationally published in magazines such as Ralph and FHM. … Davis was a classically trained ballerina up until age 17, when she was diagnosed with the heart condition hypertrophic cardiomyopathy.
Credits and Accomplishments:
Miss Ohio United States 2011
“Lindsay’s Law”(to protect student athletes against sudden cardiac arrest) Passes in Ohio. More Here
Links to Articles authored by Lindsay:
Sports Illustrated – Playing Prevent Defense – Sudden Cardiac Arrest in Student Athletes
USA Today – Guest Column: Sudden Cardiac Arrest Prevention Begins with Education, Awareness
USA Today – More States add CPR Training in Schools, But National Requirement is Needed.
USA Today – Make CPR Training a High School Graduation Requirement
USA Today – Sudden Cardiac Arrest is a Preventable Epidemic
USA Today – Why Wisconsin Should Not Allow Chiropractors to Perform Sports Physicals
American Heart Association Magazine – Small Things With Great Love
Lakewood Citizen – Dancing through Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
Publications Lindsay’s SCA work is featured in:
Women’s Health Magazine: I wanted to be a ballerina until I realized I could die of sudden cardiac arrest
Sports Illustrated: Lindsay Davis Lovely Lady of the Day
Lindsay honored as a “Point of Light” in September with an award by former President George H W Bush for her work with heart related charities and initiatives.
Sudden Cardiac Arrest Awareness legislation titled “Lindsay’s Law” passed unanimously in the Ohio Senate.
Lindsay receives the Bakken Invitational Award for her work with heart heath
Lindsay honored with the “Health and Wellness” International Womens Day award for her work with SCA. Read her remarks here.
Lindsay speaks at EHRA 2017 in Vienna, Austria. Video
Lindsay speaks at HRS Annual Scientific Sessions 2017 in Chicago
Lindsay speaks at AHA Scientific Sessions 2016 in New Orleans
Boston Scientific video on Lindsay’s story and her use of a subcutaneous implantable cardioverter defibrillator (S-ICD)
Have you spotted Lindsay in an airport terminal near you (worldwide) yet? Check out her ads for United Airlines and send in a photo! http://whereislindsaydavis.tumblr.com/
Come out to support healthy hearts with Lindsay and Jordan’s Family Foundation September 26 in Lakewood, OH
Join Lindsay, Simon’s Fund, and the Cleveland Clinic for a free heart screening at Force Sports in Cleveland, OH on August 22, 2015. Children 12-19 may participate.
Lindsay receives the Heart Hope Foundation Courage award May 27,2015 for her work with cardiac related charities and initiatives in light of her own life threatening heart condition. Read more HERE
Lindsay joining Senator Cliff Hite on a Meningitis Awareness campaign at the University of Findlay – October 30
See Lindsay speak in NYC on “Genetic Testing in Heart Patients” – October 11
See Lindsay speak in Boston, MA on “Genetic Testing in Heart Patients” – May 10
Come see Lindsay at Vanderbilt University with Simons Fund Foundation and get your students heart screened. April
See Lindsay speak in Columbus, OH on “Genetic Testing in Heart Patients” – March 8
Lindsay cast as reoccurring “Melody” on Comedy Central show “Broad City”
Lindsay in Atlanta filming “The Hunger Games – Catching Fire“
Lindsay accepts board of directors positions on project R.A.K.E and Heart Hope Foundation.
Lindsay working to legislate HB180 in Ohio. To Protect Student Athletes from Sudden Cardiac Arrest.
Lindsay wrapping a music video and commercial shoot in Barcelona, Spain with Ne-yo for Malibu Red – Malibu Rum
Lindsay hosting an episode of “Insane Coaster Wars” on the Travel Channel in her home state of Ohio!
Lindsay throwing out the ceremonial first pitch at a Cleveland Indians game
3 Words To Describe Me: Punctual, Professional, Dedicated