Category: Cardiovascular Disease

March 3, 2021

Chairman’s Blog: Identifying Gaps in Heart Valve Disease Treatment

James “Jim” G. Scott, Chair, Alliance for Aging Research Board of Directors. In the decades since its founding, the Alliance…
February 22, 2021

Heart Valve Disease Awareness Day Campaign Celebrates Fifth Anniversary with Focus on Health Disparities

Today, Monday, February 22, more than 90 national organizations and thousands of patient advocates will recognize the fifth anniversary of…
February 16, 2021

Heart Valve Disease Awareness Day is February 22!

February 22 is the annual Heart Valve Disease Awareness Day! This year marks five years since the Alliance…
February 9, 2021

Blog: Meet Donnette Smith, Heart Valve Visionary Award Winner

Donnette Smith, Heart Valve Visionary Award Winner The Heart Valve Disease Awareness Day Fifth Anniversary Celebration on February 22…
January 25, 2021

Blog: Get to Know Andrea Baer, Valve Disease Day Partner with Heart Awardee

Andrea Baer, Mended Hearts and Mended Little Hearts Executive Director The Heart Valve Disease Awareness Day Fifth Anniversary Celebration…
September 25, 2020

Twelve Things You Should Know About Peripheral Artery Disease

September marks Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) Awareness Month, aimed at improving access to PAD screening and treatments. Peripheral artery disease…
March 20, 2020

Blog: Women and Heart Disease – Taking Charge of CAD and PAD

Amy Friedrich-Karnik, Vice President of Advocacy and Communications, WomenHeart On the heels of American Heart Month, Amy Friedrich-Karnik, Vice President…
March 5, 2020

Rep. Joyce Beatty Introduces Heart Valve Disease Awareness Day Resolution

The Alliance for Aging Research is grateful to Representative Joyce Beatty (D-OH) for recognizing the great importance of heart…
March 4, 2020

Valve Disease Day Twitter Chat Highlights

Thank you to all who joined the 2020 #ValveDiseaseDay Twitter chat. Click here to view highlights from the conversation.
February 19, 2020

Fourth Annual Heart Valve Disease Awareness Day Campaign Kicks Off with The Greater Harlem Chamber of Commerce

75 Partners and 1,000s of Advocates Drive Efforts to Raise Awareness and Encourage Early Detection of the Often…