American Heart Association


The American Heart Association is working to create a world of longer, healthier lives. That starts in Philadelphia.

Philadelphia Pennsylvania Skyline

A Culture of Health

We are working to weave healthy living practices and opportunities into our community.  The American Heart Association is making it easier to be healthy where we live, work, learn and play.

Philadelphia at Heart

As a member of the community, you have an important role to play in helping to improve the long-term health of Philadelphia.

Philadelphia Metro 

One Penn Center at Suburban Station
1617 JFK Boulevard, Ste. 700
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Phone: (215) 575-5200

Senior Vice President/Executive Director:
Jennifer T. Davis - 215-575-5226

Sr. Communications Director:
Lauren Rose - 215-575-5244 

Board of Directors

Questions about a community event?

Heart Month materials available upon request. 
Please allow 5-7 business days for your request to be processed.

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2020 Philadelphia Heart Ball

On February 22, 2020, Philadelphia area researchers, physicians, businessmen and women, and generous donors will gather to celebrate and honor the important work of the American Heart Association. Guests will learn about the challenges that face the health of our city, and what we can all do to improve the statistics.

The Philadelphia Heart Ball will honor Connie & Brian Dawkins with the Heart of Philadelphia award for their courageous work through the Brian Dawkins Impact Foundation. 

Brian and Connie Dawkins
Stephanie Austin

Faces of Heart

Stephanie Austin was only 35 years old when she experienced a sudden cardiac arrest in her sleep. Her husband saved her life by performing CPR. 

Scientific Sessions 2019 in Philadelphia

The American Heart Association's national scientific conference is coming to Philadelphia, November 16-18. Our annual meeting is instrumental in shaping the future of cardiovascular science and medicine.

Board of Directors

Kevin B. Mahoney, Chair and William A. Gray, M.D., President lead AHA Board of Directors 2019-2020

Welcome to the 2019-2020 Southeastern Pennsylvania Board of Directors. We thank you for your dedication to the mission of the American Heart Association!