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Advancing Support for Heart Valve Disease in Congress

Published February 22, 2022

Representative Andy Barr is a leading advocate for raising awareness and advancing treatment for heart valve disease. The Congressman led a House resolution to commemorate Heart Valve Disease Awareness Day, and is lead sponsor of the Cardiovascular Advances in Research and Opportunities Legacy (CAROL) Act, which passed in the U.S. House of Representatives in 2021.

Learn more about Valve Disease Day at