Because every
heartbeat matters

Together with our Members we are leading
the global fight against cardiovascular disease

What drives us

WHF Salim Yusuf
Emerging Leaders Programme

Apply now to join the 2019 cohort
13-18 October, London, UK

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ESC Congress together with
World Congress of Cardiology

Join us in Paris!
31 August - 4 September 2019

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Welcome to the new
WHF Board

Leading the global effort to reduce
CVD mortality together with our members

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3rd Global Summit
on Circulatory Health

Driving action on
Access to Essential Medicines and Technologies

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Together with our members we are ...

CVD is the world's biggest killer

17.5m
deaths per year from CVD
1 in 10
aged 30-70 die from CVD
31%
of all deaths are from CVD

Our member organizations make us

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