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MHIF Women’s Heart Health Interview on WCCO Radio

MHIF Women’s Heart Health Interview on WCCO Radio

Sunday, November 10, 2019 Roshini Rajkumar led a roundtable conversation about women’s heart health on her WCCO radio show, “Real Talk with Roshini”. The segment featured MHI physician and MHIF researcher Dr. Retu Saxena, who spoke about the disparities in women’s heart health and the establishment of MHIF’s Women’s Cardiovascular Science Center, which is committed to improving women’s health outcomes and addressing the need to #ResearchHer.
MHIF on World Heart Day

MHIF on World Heart Day

World Heart Day is the world’s biggest awareness-raising platform for cardiovascular disease, and MHIF shared in the fun! Check out the promises our staff made to be ‘heart heroes’ and how they will care for their hearts and the hearts of others. Created by the World Heart Federation, World Heart Day informs people around the globe that CVD, including heart disease and stroke, is the world’s leading cause of death claiming 17.9 million lives each year, and highlights the actions that individuals can take to prevent and control CVD.
MHIF at TCT2019

MHIF at TCT2019

MHIF was well represented at the 2019 Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics conference in San Francisco in September.  37 MHI/MHIF physician and staff 58 total presentations 36 posters 11 podium presentations 9 sessions as moderators/panelists 2 lives cases

Upcoming Events

2019 Heartbeat Gala

The stories shared will shine a light on the need for, and impact of, women’s heart health research. Join gala co-chairs, Dr. Elizabeth Grey and Dr. Retu Saxena as we lift up the impact research has on the lives of patients and their families during an evening of generosity, inspirational storytelling, and captivating guest speakers.

With 600+ guests including Minneapolis Heart Institute® physicians, patients and families, thought influencers and community leaders, this evening brings our mission to life.

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. Contact the MHIF Event Team for more details at


  • 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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