COVID-19 outbreak

Latest updates on the coronavirus and heart disease

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Use your heart to fight COVID-19

People with cardiovascular disease are more vulnerable to severe COVID-19

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NCD Academy

Educating primary care providers on NCD prevention and management

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Breaking the Silence

The new WHF-IASC Roadmap on Chagas Disease is an essential guiding document for healthcare professionals, health authorities and policymakers

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ACC.20/WCC VIRTUAL

Global Health Spoken Here
28-30 March 2020
#ACC20 #WCCardio

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Turning the Tide

How communities are taking bold action against an epidemic that kills 41 million people every year

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Because Every Heartbeat Matters

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

What Drives Us

Our Mission

Connect and coordinate the diverse cardiovascular community
Translate science into policy
Catalyse the exchange of information, ideas, and practices across borders

Our Work

Global Advocacy

Leading global advocacy efforts for action to prevent, control and reduce the global burden of CVD

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CVD Roadmaps & Roundtables

Informing health systems approaches to CVD by prioritizing practical, proven, cost-effective action

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Emerging Leaders Programme

Meet our global community of leaders who are shaping the future of cardiovascular health

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CVD is the world’s biggest killer

17.9m
deaths per year from CVD
1 in 10
Aged 30-70 die from CVD
31%
of all deaths are from CVD

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World Heart Day

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About our Members

Over 200 members in more than 100 countries, and growing stronger every day

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Joining forces to help people live longer, better, healthier lives

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Member Spotlight

Together, we are improving heart health around the world and changing lives

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