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  • 41. Federal Stroke Issues... The American Stroke Association advocates for policies that enhance stroke research, improve the treatment of stroke and ensure access to ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Advocate/IssuesandCampaigns/Stroke/ ederal-Stroke-Issues_UCM_428669_Article.jsp

  • 42. International Stroke Conference... conference, State-of-the-Art Stroke Nursing Symposium, International Stroke Conference 2019, ISC, American Stroke Association, ASA, Stroke ...

    professional.heart.org/professional/EducationMeetings/Meet ngsLiveCME/InternationalStrokeConference/UCM_316901_International-Stroke-Conference.jsp oke-Conference.jsp

  • 43. Working before and after stroke is good for brain health ...... are employed prior to and after suffering strokes are more ... preliminary research presented at the American Stroke Association's International Stroke ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2018/Working before-and-after-stroke-is-good-for-brain-health/

  • 44. Heart-Health Risk Assessments from the American Heart ...... Heart-Health Risk Assessments from the American Heart Association. ... Control. Calculator™ What's your risk for a heart or stroke event? Find out. ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Conditions/More/ToolsForYourHeartHe lth/Heart-Health-Risk-Assessments-from-the-American-Heart-Association_UCM_306929_Article.jsp _UCM_306929_Article.jsp

  • 45. Blueprint for Post-Stroke Care - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... are employed prior to and after suffering strokes are more ... preliminary research presented at the American Stroke Association's International Stroke ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Fall-2016/Blueprint for-Post-Stroke-Care/

  • 46. AFib Awareness... with no symptoms still have a five-times-greater risk of stroke. ... The American Heart Association's AFib awareness campaign is made possible with ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Conditions/Arrhythmia/AFib-Awarenes _UCM_476637_SubHomePage.jsp

  • 47. You May Not Be Thinking About Stroke...... The American Heart Association/American Stroke Association developed Get With The Guidelines® to provide hospitals with data collection tools ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Affiliate/You-May-Not-Be-Thinking-A out-Stroke_UCM_478089_Article.jsp

  • 48. Usage Policy | American Heart Association... Materials*. "Multimedia" means all media material furnished by the American Heart Association / American Stroke Association hereunder, whether ...

    newsroom.heart.org/multimedia/usage

  • 49. Focus on Quality... The American Heart Association/American Stroke Association recognizes award-winning hospitals for their success in using our programs to ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Professional/FocusonQuality/Focus-o -Quality-Home-Page_UCM_306348_SubHomePage.jsp

  • 50. What Happens Next? - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... With that in mind last year, stroke experts from the American Stroke Association published its first-ever Guidelines for Stroke Rehabilitation and ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2017/What-Ha pens-Next-Making-the-Best-Decisions-at-Discharge-After-Stroke/



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We’re making your community healthier by advocating for key issues such as:

  • Smoke-free public places
  • More walkable and bikeable streets, roads and parks
  • Better nutrition and high-quality physical education in our schools
  • Adequate, affordable and available health care for all

We’re making your community healthier by advocating for key issues such as:

  • Smoke-free public places
  • More walkable and bikeable streets, roads and parks
  • Better nutrition and high-quality physical education in our schools
  • Adequate, affordable and available health care for all

We’re improving the quality of care for heart and stroke patients by:

  • Training millions of Americans in CPR, advanced life support, AED (defibrillator) use and first aid; promoting AED placement in businesses and public places
  • Improving emergency care for heart attack victims through our Mission: Lifeline community-based initiative
  • Helping hospitals treat cardiac and stroke patients according to proven guidelines using our Get With The Guidelines® program
  • Strengthening stroke systems of care, teaching the public to respond to warning signs, and providing resources for stroke survivors and caregivers

We’re reaching at-risk populations through cause initiatives and online tools:

Nationwide, we invest over $132 million a year ($3.2 billion since 1949) in heart and stroke research that has led to recent breakthroughs such as clot-busting drugs and drug-eluting stents. Healthcare providers learn about medical advances and new treatment guidelines though our journals, conferences and online courses.

American Heart Association
2016-2017 Expenditures

Pie chart showing breakdown of expenses
  • Research 20.7%
  • Public Health Education 35%
  • Professional Education and Training 18%
  • Community Services 8.3%
  • Management and General 6.6%
  • Fund Raising 11.4%