Hope Discovered Here®
Creating a world without heart and vascular disease
We are the Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation® (MHIF).
For more than 38 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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Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) is the annual scientific meeting of the Cardiovascular Research Foundation (CRF) and the world’s premier meeting for interventional cardiovascular medicine. MHIF will be well represented in 32 scientific sessions at TCT 2021.
When research cardiologists from the Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation® (MHIF) share the statistics surrounding women’s heart health outcomes and research on women, many people — especially women — are surprised.
Leading Research to Understand Magnetic Interference Between Medical Devices and Consumer Electronics
Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation (MHIF) has a team of researchers who have long been committed to tracking and understanding cardiovascular medical device performance and safety. Dr. Jay Sengupta, electrophysiologist and researcher at MHIF, was recently interviewed by Star Tribune to share some of the latest research in this area.
Join Us at Upcoming Events
Join us for MHIF’s Cardiovascular Prevention Symposium on September 30, 2021. This conference will educate physicians, advanced care providers and support staff on current guidelines and opinion on the identification and treatment of cardiovascular disease.
Join us for a cardiovascular nursing education event! This conference is a unique opportunity for nurses living in rural areas to further their knowledge in cardiovascular disease, including best practices and patient-care models to influence the heart health of patients.
MHIF invites you to join a community of SCAD survivors during this unique webinar series! You’ll hear from patients and physicians as we share experiences and perspective, including managing stress and overall wellness.