Media Advocacy

Latest Press Releases:

February 5, 2019

Tobacco Industry Allies Launch Outrageous Attack on FDA Efforts to Protect Kids, Save Lives

January 30, 2019

AHA Volunteer Testifies Before Congressional Committee on Pre-Existing Conditions Protections

January 10, 2019

House Passes Bill to Fund Critical Food and Nutrition Programs

Latest News

The latest about the American Heart Association's regulatory and legislative priorities, including updates on tobacco, research funding and other initiatives impacting cardiovascular disease and stroke.

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Media Contacts

Steve Weiss
Vice President – Media Advocacy
Steve.Weiss@heart.org
(202) 785-7905

Suniti Bal
Director – Federal Media Advocacy
Suniti.Bal@heart.org
(202) 785-7929

Shelly Hogan
Director – Field Media Advocacy
Shelly.Hogan@heart.org
(512) 689-0869

Suzette Harris
Director – Media Advocacy 
Suzette.Harris@heart.org
(214) 706-1207

Samantha Carter
Manager – Media Advocacy
Samantha.Carter@heart.org
(202) 785-7935