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Valve Science Center Research Published in JAMA Cardiology

Valve Science Center Research Published in JAMA Cardiology

MHIF Valve Science Center Researchers, Drs. Miho Fukui and Joao Cavalcante authored a recent paper published in JAMA Cardiology regarding TAVR outcomes in aortic stenosis patients. Read the full paper here. Dr. Cavalcante noted, "In this large cohort of...

Dr. Retu Saxena on TCM’s Move Together Podcast

Dr. Retu Saxena on TCM’s Move Together Podcast

More women die of heart disease annually than men. Few women, however, perceive heart disease as their greatest health threat, even though the disease claims more lives than the next four leading causes of death combined.Dr. Retu Saxena of the Minneapolis...

Valve Science Center Featured in Delta SkyMiles Ad

Valve Science Center Featured in Delta SkyMiles Ad

Leading into Valve Disease Awareness Day (February 22), Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation's Valve Science Center was featured in the Delta SkyMiles ad. Dr. Paul Sorajja, Roger L. and Lynn C. Headrick Family Chair of Valve Science Research, was...

Dr. Abdelhadi Receives ANW Hospital Award

Dr. Abdelhadi Receives ANW Hospital Award

 2018 Dr. Bruce E Linderholm Award from Abbott Northwestern Hospital The 2018 Dr. Bruce E Linderholm award is presented to an Abbott Northwestern Hospital medical staff member, 45 years of age or younger, who has demonstrated leadership skills within...

Upcoming Events

Women’s Event: Hope, Health & Humor

Join Us!  Mark your calendars to join us with your favorite women for our 4th annual women's event promoting hope and discovery for women's heart health! Check back for more details. Thursday, August 8, 2019 6:00pm - 8:30 pm Minneapolis Event Center 212 SE Main Street...

Mechanics of a Healthy Heart 2019

A National Heart Valve Disease Awareness Day Event JOIN US TO LEARN ABOUT:   • The public health epidemic of heart valve disease • How heart valve disease is diagnosed • The latest in heart valve disease research and treatments   This is a free public education...

For the Heart of MN: A Cardiovascular Nursing Conference

Join MHIF on April 12 in Brainerd, MN for a cardiovascular conference to educate area nurses on common cardiovascular diseases and best practices for cardiovascular care. 

Life After Stent

  Have you or a loved one had angioplasty with or without stenting? If so, you may have questions about what comes next and what lifestyle adjustments you should make. Join the Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation for an evening focusing on Life...

Valentine’s Day TC 5K

MHIF is proud to be the presenting sponsor for Twin Cities in Motion’s Valentine’s Day TC 5K again this year! Walk or run with us on February 9, 2019! This year’s race will help raise awareness for women’s heart health research.

2018 Heartbeat Gala

The 2018 MHIF Heartbeat Gala was an incredible evening celebrating innovation. We hope you were inspired to find and embrace your adventure! A huge thank you to our sponsors for the evening. Thanks also to everyone who generously gave through...

Sponsorship Opportunities

Your sponsorship makes you part of our team and our mission, driving life-saving and life-changing innovative solutions for people with and at risk for heart and vascular disease. Thirty-five years strong, this kind of teamwork has helped Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation® (MHIF) become a world-renowned center for cardiovascular research and education. Together, we’ve got a powerful, positive story to tell. Download full sponsorship packet for more details. 


  • Align your brand with a respected leader in cardiovascular prevention, diagnosis and treatment.
  • Gain targeted brand exposure with influential philanthropists and healthcare professionals.
  • Build community connections.
  • Benefit from logo and sponsor recognition opportunities.
  • Improve lives by supporting the highest quality cardiovascular research and education.



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