Cardiologists, healthcare professionals, policymakers, patients and their family members and
friends are the heroes among us - battling, treating and beating heart disease.
Read unique stories of people and teams dedicated and committed to improving cardiac health and reducing cardiovascular disease (CVD).
If you’d like to nominate a Heart Hero or are a Heart Hero yourself and would like to share your story, please contact [email protected].
Former Director General of the National Orientation Agency (NOA), Nigeria, and Founder of Timbuktoo Media Solutions
Past- President Colombian Society of Cardiology and Cardiovascular Surgery
Associate Professor in Residence, Social and Behavioral Sciences, School of Nursing, University of California San Francisco
The Heart Hero series consists of personal testimonials that patients, practitioners, caregivers, and others wish to offer and share in their own authentic voice. Any examples of diagnoses, care, treatment, medical processes, or recommendations mentioned in the stories are provided independently of WHF’s policy or scientific and technical outputs.