Advancing Million Hearts®

AHA and Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention Partners Working Together

Advancing Millions Hearts is a series of meetings held each year which connects staff from American Heart Association Affiliates, state health department and other partners within each state who are focusing on heart disease and stroke prevention to establish and engage in meaningful relationships around Million Hearts efforts.

Attendees gain new knowledge of evidence-based and practice-based cardiovascular disease prevention strategies and approaches, begin to identify program efforts and ways to work together, and create plans for follow-up to increase engagement to advance Million Hearts® in their state and region. Listed below are meeting materials from past meetings:

Meeting Objectives:

At the end of the meeting, participants will be able to:

  1. Identify Million Hearts focused activities for 2017
  2. Recognize Million Hearts® evidence-based and practice-based CVD prevention strategies and approaches
  3. List partner programs and resources that align with Million Hearts
  4. Identify programs efforts that align and ways to work together
  5. Create plan for follow-up to increase engagement
  6. Recognize key contacts within heart disease and stroke prevention.

Meeting Outcomes:

Attendees will have expanded their knowledge of evidence based programs, collaboration strategies, tools, resources and connections to align programs and new initiatives that support Million Hearts®.

Kentucky Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention Task Force
Million Hearts 2022
Wednesday, July 11, 2018
Frankfort, Kentucky

Advancing Million Hearts®: AHA and Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention Partners Working Together in Wyoming
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
Casper, Wyoming

Million Hearts® Resources

Additional Handouts

Advancing Million Hearts®: AHA and Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention Partners Working Together in West Virginia
Wednesday, August 23, 2017
Charleston, West Virginia

Additional Handouts

Advancing Million Hearts®: AHA and Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention Partners Working Together in Washington
Thursday, August 10, 2017
Seattle, Washington

Additional Handouts

Advancing Million Hearts®: AHA and Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention Partners Working Together in South Dakota
Tuesday, July 11, 2017
Sioux Falls, South Dakota
Million Hearts® Resources