Missouri Million Hearts

Missouri Million Hearts is a national campaign formed to prevent one million heart attacks and strokes by 2017.   
The partnership of key health organizations in Missouri raises awareness by highlighting the cooperation and individual work of the partners to achieve the shared goal of saving lives from heart disease and stroke.

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Getting Involved: 

The Missouri Million Hearts Partnership has created different implementation teams to address the ABCs of heart disease an stroke prevention from a variety of perspectives. These teams are mutually supportive in their efforts to achieve the shared goal of saving the lives of 20,000 Missourians from heart disease and stroke. View  the complete list of Implementation Teams (PDF) to discover how you may best apply your area of expertise and interest.

The Missouri Million Hearts Partnership Members (PDF) show the contact information of each team leader. Please contact the team leader of your interest to join our efforts and participate in meetings to lead initiatives to support your peers in achieving the Missouri Million Hearts goals. For questions or to join our membership please contact tammy.fergerson@health.mo.gov

Missouri Million Heart Partner Agencies

Thank you to the following organizations for their partnership in our efforts to save 20,000 Missouri lives by 2017. 

American Heart Association

Dent County

Kansas City Chamber of Commerce

Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services

Missouri Nurses Association

Missouri Pharmacist Care Network

Missouri State Medical Association

Missouri Primary Care Association

Ozarks Technical College

Pfizer Inc.


University of Missouri - Kansas City