Welcome to the New York City Home Page

Who We Are
Heart disease is the No. 1 cause of death in New York, and stroke is No. 5 . Survivors, volunteers, advocates, healthcare providers, donors - all are helping to build healthier lives.
What We Do
We're building healthier lives where you live and work - in the community, health care, education and research.
How You Can Help
Touch hearts - save lives. Here’s the chance to make a real difference!

Find Us
122 East 42nd Street, 18th Floor
New York, NY 10168
phone: (212) 878-5900
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Life Is Why
We want people to experience more of life's precious moments. it's why we've made better heart and brain health our mission.
Breaking Up with Salt
I love you salt, but you're breaking my heart. Take the pledge now to reduce the sodium you eat!
Research in New York City
We're funding the fight against heart disease and stroke through many research projects right here in New York City.
Health Fair Kit
Download all the materials you need for your organization's health fair including fact sheets, activities, bookmarks and more!
There are many ways to give to the American Heart Association that help support our lifesaving work.
Get Involved
We need the time and talent of volunteers to help us create a healthier world, free of heart diseases and stroke.

Events In Your Area


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Founders Affiliate Twitter

National Conferences and Meetings

Healthcare professional? Interested in events outside your local area? Check out our American Heart Association/American Stroke Association national professional education conferences and meetings:

Scientific Sessions

International Stroke Conference

All 2014 Conference Dates (PDF)