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Left to right: David Wood, President WHF; Susanne Løgstrup, Director EHN; Simon Gillespie, President EHN; Jean-Luc Eisele, CEO WHF
The European Heart Network (EHN) celebrated their 25th anniversary on the 21 November 2017 in Brussels, Belgium. WHF President David Wood and CEO Jean-Luc Eisele joined them to celebrate the achievements of their first 25 years and their future outlook. WHF offered EHN a certificate in appreciation of their sustained dedication to the World Heart Federation vision and mission.
For more information visit the EHN 25th anniversary page
WHO World No Tobacco Day 2018 Awards - Western Pacific Region: Professor Hu Dayi, Chinese Association on Tobacco Control, People’s Republic of China
WHO World No Tobacco Day 2018 Awards – Region of the Americas: Dr Eduardo Bianco, Coordinador Regional para las Americas de la Framework Convention Alliance (FCA), Oriental Republic of Uruguay
WHO World No Tobacco Day 2018 Awards - African Region: Professor Fastone Mathew Goma, University of Zambia School of Medicine, Zambia