Hope Discovered Here®
Creating a world without heart and vascular disease
We are the Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation® (MHIF).
For more than 37 years, we’ve been a world-class cardiovascular research and education organization committed to making the impossible possible for our patients.
Patients are at the heart of our mission. We provide:
•Hope for patients, improving their well-being and life expectancy
•Hope for their children, siblings, parents and families
•Hope for new treatment options
•Hope for a world without heart and vascular disease
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Every year, exciting breakthroughs and new discoveries stem from our research. These important findings advance medical knowledge, improving the health and lives of millions of people worldwide.
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As the coronavirus pandemic has progressed, the Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation® (MHIF) is continually monitoring the situation and taking all necessary precautions to always keep our patients, employees and partners healthy and safe. Learn more!
According to recently published findings in Clinical Cardiology by Allina Health and Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation® (MHIF) researchers, more than four years after the initial release of the guidelines, approximately four in 10 patients for whom a statin would be appropriate were still not being prescribed the medication.
February 28, 2020 The MHIF Valve Science Center team is proud to announce that two of their papers were recently included in the Editor-in-Chief’s Top 100 Picks from 2019 in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology. Read the articles: Initial feasibility...
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The 2015 Heartbeat Gala is in the books, and we are pleased to announce that it was a resounding success! The evening started with cocktails and conversation as guests arrived, took photos and got into the New Orleans spirit. Live jazz...
To learn more about upcoming topics or to view past grand rounds presentations, please visit the links below: Grand Rounds | Upcoming Topics | Past Grand Rounds | Suggest a Speaker or Topic | Join our Notification List Putting Research Into Practice The...
The 2015 Heartbeat Gala will bring together supporters of the Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation for a night of movement, energy and vitality set in The Big Easy, New Orleans! New this year, we are hosting our first ever after party for...