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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...

What to know about the 2018 cholesterol guidelines

What to know about the 2018 cholesterol guidelines

In late 2018, the American College of Cardiology and American Heart Association released the 2018 cholesterol guidelines. The guidelines are an update to the 2013 guidelines and serve to provide additional information for physicians on how to treat...

Why do women wait longer to seek help for a heart attack?

Why do women wait longer to seek help for a heart attack?

MHIF Researcher and Prevention Cardiologist, Dr. Michael Miedema was interviewed on Kare11 over the holidays to talk about a recent study revealing that women wait longer to receive care for a heart attack than men. This specific study included 4,000...

Upcoming Events

Cardiovascular Prevention Symposium: Optimal Preventive Care in 2019

Thursday, May 2, 2019 | 5PM-8PM Edina Country Club Audience Cardiologists, internists, family practitioners, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and support staff Learning Objectives At the completion of this activity, the participant should be able to: Apply...

Founders to the Future

A night honoring the generosity of Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation Founders and their families.June 11, 2019 | 5:30PM | The Minikahda Club The Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation cordially invites you and your family to attend a special event to celebrate...

Women’s Event: Hope, Health & Humor 2019

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 2nd Street...

2019 Heartbeat Gala

Celebrate cutting-edge cardiovascular research and lifesaving innovations at the 2019 Heartbeat Gala. 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...

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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