WHF is thrilled to announce the winners of the World Heart Awards, which celebrate organizations and individuals who have gone above and beyond in their quest to fight cardiovascular disease and promote heart health around the world.
The 2020 winners are:
WHF Lifetime Achievement Award
Prof Henry Blackburn & Prof Pekka Puska
WHF Advocacy Award in Cardiovascular Health
Prof Sania Nishtar & Prof Tom Frieden
Best Global Heart Journal Paper
Prof Peter Zilla for Global Unmet Needs in Cardiac Surgery
WHF Award for Outstanding Contribution to Cardiovascular Health
Dr Kay-Tee Khaw & Prof Jane Somerville
Effective Voice of the Year
British Heart Foundation – Nation of Lifesavers
Best Prevention Campaign
Royal Health Awareness Society – The law protects our heath… put it out!
Most Creative Campaign
Heart Foundation of Australia – Australia’s Worst Serial Killer
Best Video Campaign
InterAmerican Heart Foundation – #StopBigTobacco
Visit the World Heart Awards page to learn more about the winners and their campaigns.