Ariel Johnson

Ariel Johnson, PhD

Board Member

Ariel Johnson brings together a wealth of experience across investor relations, strategy, and marketing. She is the Vice President of Strategy and Investor Relations for Endotronix. Dr. Johnson has a PhD in Oral Biology from the University of Illinois at Chicago, a M.S. in Chemistry from the University of Minnesota and a B.S. and B.A. in Chemistry, Biology and Physiology from the University of Minnesota.

She is excited to work on the board to ensure our community (and all cardiology patients) get the best possible cardiology care and MHIF is working to provide access to innovative, state-of-the-art technology to enable the best possible outcomes for the patients. 

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Ariel Johnson
Give the Gift of Hope
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The Minneapolis Heart Institute FoundationĀ® (MHIF) strives to create a world without heart and vascular disease. To achieve this bold vision, we are dedicated to improving the cardiovascular health of individuals and communities through innovative research and education.

Thanks to the generosity of donors like you, we can continue this life-saving work. Please make a gift to support the area of greatest need.

All Gifts Matched! Educating the Next Generation of Heart Heroes

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Since 2002, MHIF's Clinical Research Internship Program has hosted 235+ students for a unique physician-mentored cardiovascular research internship for undergraduate students. Interns not only gain exceptional experience that helps them prepare for medical school, they also help move MHIF research forward.

Community support is key to our ability to enlist the highest level of talent with annual internship costs exceeding $25,000 per intern. Build new opportunities for the next generation of world-class physician researchers by making a MATCHED gift by May 31st!