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

Empowering the next generation of leaders
to shape the future of cardiovascular health

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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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4th Global Summit
on Circulatory Health

Innovations in Cardiovascular Care 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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