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Author: Breanna Bishop

Date: February 28th, 2017

Alliance President and CEO Sue Peschin was recently featured on Voice of America’s news program "Africa 54." She highlighted the importance of raising awareness for heart valve disease and the significance of the first-ever National Heart Valve Disease Awareness Day, which took place on February 22, 2017.

Watch her appearance below:

Voice of America’s Health Chat featured Dr. Emily Farkas, a Society of Thoracic Surgeons member, and American Heart Association Heart Valve Ambassadors Dennis and Ann Dobkowski. The guests spoke about heart valve disease and why awareness is so important.

Listen to the interview here.

We thank Voice of America and health reporter Linord Moudou for the opportunity to speak about heart valve disease!

A Tribute to a Great Scientist

Author: Dan Perry

Date: March 11th, 2008

FDA Needs More Funding to Fulfill Its Mission

Author: Cynthia Bens

Date: March 18th, 2008

Spending or Investing? -- The Silver Book & Innovation

Author: Lindsay Clarke

Date: March 26th, 2008

Preventing the Flu: A Q & A with Dr. William Schaffner

Author: Noel Lloyd

Date: December 4th, 2017

A Recap of the Clinical Trials for Alzheimer’s Disease Conference

Author: Phyllis Greenberger

Date: December 1st, 2017

An Update on the Clinical Trials for Alzheimer’s Disease Conference

Author: Noel Lloyd

Date: November 7th, 2017

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